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RCHS Teachers Participate in Training at Pine Mountain Settlement School

Pine Mountain School

Rockcastle County High School teachers, Holly Robinson and Markita Proctor, were selected to participate in a unique opportunity this summer as part of a Whiting Foundation grant awarded to Dr. Jason Cohen of Berea College.

Mrs. Robinson and Mrs. Proctor spent a week, this summer on the Campus at Pine Mountain Settlement School, working with… Continue Reading RCHS Teachers Participate in Training at Pine Mountain Settlement School

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Berea College Students Visit RCMS BRAVO Classes

Berea College students Anne Otieno, Mursal Gul, and Abigael Keith visited with students in Mrs. Vanessa Bullock’s BRAVO classes during their study of human rights violations. Otieno, of Kenya, Africa, told how many women’s rights to education were stripped when they were forced to get married as young as age 10! Gul, a native of Afghanistan,… Continue Reading Berea College Students Visit RCMS BRAVO Classes

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RCHS Student Attends GEAR UP Explore Program

Caroline Coguer participated in Berea College GEAR UP Explore Program at St. Michael’s College in Burlington, Vermont this summer.  Caroline learned about what college life is all about.  She sat in on actual college classes and spoke with college professors.  Twenty students from GEAR UP Appalachia were chosen to participate in this program.  Rockcastle County… Continue Reading RCHS Student Attends GEAR UP Explore Program

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RCHS Students Selected for PALS Team

We would like to congratulate Courtlyn Vanhook and Caleb Ballinger on their recent selection to the Promise Appalachia Leadership Student Team (PALS)  sponsored by Berea College Partners for Education.   We are excited about the exceptional students that have been selected to be a part of this team and the impact they will have on our… Continue Reading RCHS Students Selected for PALS Team

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Berea College Map to Success

Learn about:

  • how high school grades can turn into money for college
  • what high school students can do to get college credit for high school classes
  • who works in your child’s school to help them get ready for college
  • strategies that help the whole family support their student
  • FAMILIES WITH 9TH-GRADERS AND FASTWORKS FAMILIES CAN:

  • TOUR BEREA COLLEGE’S CAMPUS*
  • EAT LUNCH… Continue Reading Berea College Map to Success
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    Motivational Scholar Summit at Berea College

    A group of RCMS 8th grade students participated in  a motivational scholar summit at Berea College.  The students learned new ways of looking at situations.  They focused on how to have a vision and things they needed to do to achieve their vision.  The students also participated in an etiquette luncheon at Boone Tavern.

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