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RCHS Teacher Receives State DAR Outstanding American History Teacher Award!

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On Saturday evening, March 31st, Mr. Herbie Brock, RCHS Social Studies teacher, was presented with the State Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Outstanding American History teacher award!  The purpose of this award is to recognize a notable, full time teacher of American History (and related fields, such as social studies, government and citizenship education)… Continue Reading RCHS Teacher Receives State DAR Outstanding American History Teacher Award!

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Ella McKinney Places First in DAR Contest

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Ella McKinney, from Roundstone, placed 1st in the state in an essay contest for the Daughters of the American Revolution.  She wrote about women’s suffrage and won first place, not only in her school, but the entire state.  She attended an award ceremony on March 31st in Lexington where she was recognized for her achievement. … Continue Reading Ella McKinney Places First in DAR Contest

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Congratulations to DAR Essay Contest Winners

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Congratulations to Daughters of the American Revolution essay contest winners at Rockcastle County Middle School:

  • 8th grade: Haley Thacker (1st), Granville Graves (2nd), Noah Fain (3rd)
  • 7th grade: Daniel Wilson (1st), Silas Durham (2nd), Lindsay Rowe (3rd)
  • 6th grade: Jeremiah Mikeworth (1st), Inan McFarland (2nd), Emily Thacker (3rd)
  • These students wrote essays on World War… Continue Reading Congratulations to DAR Essay Contest Winners

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    RCHS Signs Constitution Week Proclamation

    Representatives of the Rockcastle County Chapter of the DAR, along with student officers in the RCHS Key Club, Librarian Janet Wells and RCHS Principal and DAR member Jennifer Mattingly, joined together to sign the proclamation for Constitution Week, which occurs next week.

    This celebration of the Constitution was started by the Daughters of the American… Continue Reading RCHS Signs Constitution Week Proclamation

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    RES Student Wins DAR Essay Contest

    The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution sponsored an American History essay contest for Rockcastle County elementary students.  Inan McFarland, 5th grader at Roundstone Elementary, was the county winner for the essay contest.  Inan is pictured with his teacher Harold Woodall, DAR Chapter President Debbie Brown, and RES Principal Chris Bishop. Continue Reading RES Student Wins DAR Essay Contest

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    Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest

    Out of 46 entries, these 10 students were chosen for their excellence in writing in the recent Daughters of the American Revolution essay contest. 1st place winners will be entered in the state competition. Congratulations to these RCMS students!

    Left-to-Right: Kathy Bobo, DAR member and RCMS faculty member, Ashlyn Brock (1st place, 8th grade), Gracelyn… Continue Reading Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest

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    Spring Into Reading Literacy Promotion with DAR Wins State Recognition

    Rockcastle Chapter DAR was recently honored with several awards at the 119th KSDAR State Conference held in Lexington, KY.  Over 62 chapters were represented at this year’s conference with over 248 women in attendance.  Rockcastle Chapter won awards in the fields of media coverage, literacy promotion, membership, joint participation with the Sons of the American… Continue Reading Spring Into Reading Literacy Promotion with DAR Wins State Recognition

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