Tag: books

OverDrive Permission Form

Over-Drive Kids

Due to the extenuating circumstances COVID-19 has placed on the school libraries/media centers, we are extremely excited to announce our partnership with the Rockcastle County Public Library. This partnership will allow our students access to numerous e-books and online audio-books through an app called Overdrive. This app works just like a library, but it will… Continue Reading OverDrive Permission Form

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Book “Trolley” Visits RCHS Classrooms

The RCHS Library Media Center is kicking off winter break with their mobile library. Library Practicum students and Ms. Joanie will make their way to each English class with the book “trolley” and conclude each visit with fun holiday trivia. The mobile library helps to promote reading and encourages students to take  great novels home… Continue Reading Book “Trolley” Visits RCHS Classrooms

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Mt. Vernon Message 12/4/2018


Academic Team meets each Monday after school.

MVES Kindergarten classes will be having a Christmas Chorus Concert on December 13th at 6:00 p.m. Parents and Friends are welcome to attend!

Thank you to people in our community and beyond our community for sponsoring a student in our class! Every student has received a Scholastic book… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 12/4/2018

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One Community Book Read Program

The One Community Book Read Program is a joint venture among public libraries in Madison, Estill, Jackson, Powell, Rockcastle, Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard, and Laurel Counties.  Author Silas House donated copies of his book, Eli the Good, to encourage reading and discussion among various groups.  Rockcastle County Public Library Director Pam Chaliff invited students from RCHS… Continue Reading One Community Book Read Program

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Kentucky Bluegrass Award Readers at RES

Eleven students read four or more of the KBA chapter book and completed a reading response for each book read in the 3rd-5th grade category during the 2015-16 school year. These students voted, earned a pizza party, and will each receive a $5 gift certificate to the upcoming Scholastic Book Fair at Roundstone. A total… Continue Reading Kentucky Bluegrass Award Readers at RES

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MVES Book Fair in Full Swing

The MVES Book Fair is in full swing. With groovy decorations and musical guests, reading is even more fun. Come check out the Spring Book Fair this week!

Thursday, March 31st, Doughnuts for Dad 7-7:40 AM

Family Event Night March 31st 3:30-6:00 PM

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MVES Book Fair and Grandparents Day

MVES Sir Readalot’s Castle Book Fair is scheduled for December 1-5th 7:00-3:30 PM  with additional times noted below.

  • ​​Seuss Spectacular with ventriloquist, Gene Cordova Tuesday, December 2 @ 8:15 AM and 2:00 PM
  • ​​Book Fair Family Event Night Tuesday,  3:30-5:30 PM
  • ​Adventures in Reading with  ventriloquist, Gene Cordova Tuesday, December 2 @ 6:00 PM (Free for the entire… Continue Reading MVES Book Fair and Grandparents Day
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    RCHS Book Fair

    December 3 – 8, 2014 RCHS Library

    Online shopping is available November 21 – December 11 and includes more options than the actual fair.  Shop online during “Black Friday” for special deals!

    Information about both fairs can be accessed at:  http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/rockcastlehigh

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