Tag: 8th grade

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


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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Eighth Graders Visit RES

Thursday afternoon, April 3rd was a day like no other, for 5th graders. We went back in time and had two very special visitors Clara Barton and Napoleon Bonaparte come visit us. 8th graders from Rockcastle county Middle school, Jackson Cromer and Joy Frith portrayed Clara Barton and French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. The cool thing… Continue Reading Eighth Graders Visit RES

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Students Visit Apple Store

RCMS 8th grade GEAR UP students took a field trip to the Apple Store at Fayette Mall.  The students participated in an IMOVIE seminar and training session.  The students were able to create their own iMovies inside the store.


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RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

Beginning Tuesday, March 19th, Rockcastle County Middle School GEAR-UP will be hosting an eight week program known as FAST (Families and School Together).  Each session is designed to enhance parent and teen communication skills.  Eighth grade students, parents and other mentors are invited to attend.  Please see the flyer below for detailed information and registration… Continue Reading RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

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