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Rogers Explorers Applications Now Available

Rogers Explorers applications are now available to 8th graders.  The Rogers Explorers program is an intensive three-day, two-night program focused on cultivating skills in leadership, technology, math, science, and community service. Activities throughout the program are both educational and fun.  Classroom projects are very hands-on.  Explorers are able to actively participate in practical college courses, fine-tune leadership… Continue Reading Rogers Explorers Applications Now Available

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Laura Beth Saylor Selected as Children’s Book Illustrator

Laura Beth Saylor

RCMS 8th grader Laura Beth Saylor recently became an illustrator for the children’s book “If You’re From the Mountains” by Cassity Riffe McCool-Solis.  Laura Beth submitted an application and her drawing to the author and her drawing was selected for one of the pages in the book.  Way to go Laura Beth!

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Hyster-Yale Donates to Agriscience Class

Ag Science

The 8th graders from Mr. Reynolds’s Agriscience class visited Hyster-Yale in Berea on Thursday for a tour of their plant and learned more about the various jobs at the facility.  They would like to thank the group for the $300 donation they gave to help with supplies for their Agriscience class.

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Billboard Contest for 8th Graders

Billboard Design

Billboard Contest for safe disposal of unused medication sponsored by Southern Kentucky AHEC and SafeRMeds.  See flyer below for complete details.

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8th Graders Selected for GEMS Conference

RCMS GEMS 2017

Six RCMS 8th graders were selected to participate in the Girls Exploring Math and Science Conference at Somerset Community College with other girls from around the region.  GEMS is for eighth grade girls who have an interest in possible careers in math, science, engineering, information technology, or health sciences.

Selected students were Front… Continue Reading 8th Graders Selected for GEMS Conference

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8th Graders Learn About Healthy Living & Nutrition

In our RCMS Family and Consumer Science classes, Rachel Wright and Hazel Jackson from the 4-H Extension Office are working with our 8th graders this week to learn about healthy living and nutrition. Each day, they are presenting a mini lesson about nutrition and then the students are learning a skill based around that lesson… Continue Reading 8th Graders Learn About Healthy Living & Nutrition

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RCMS Students Accepted to Rogers Explorers Program

Congratulations to RCMS 8th graders Kyle Coffey, Faith Harris, Kerrigan Medley, and Camden Mink who were accepted to the Rogers Explorers program to be held this summer.  The Rogers Explorers program is an intensive three-day, two-night program focused on cultivating skills in leadership, technology, math, science, and community service.  It is developed, coordinated, and supervised… Continue Reading RCMS Students Accepted to Rogers Explorers Program

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8th Graders Hear Monologue from Abraham Lincoln

RCMS 8th graders were treated to a monologue by Mr. Abraham Lincoln on Friday, March 31st. They learned about our famous 16th president as part of their American historical studies.

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RCMS 8th Graders Visit Dollywood

It has been a great three years with the current 8th graders at RCMS. The class and several staff members celebrated with a trip to Dollywood on May 19th. Everyone had a wonderful time together. We will miss them greatly but wish them the best at RCHS!

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8th Grade Trip to Kings Island

The 8th grade class celebrated their time together at RCMS with a trip to Kings Island. Everyone, (including the chaperones!) had an awesome time. We send a big thank to all of the RCMS staff, parents and students who worked hard to make this day happen. It was so worth it!

 

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