Tag: Daughters of the American Revolution

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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    Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest

    Students in Mrs. Vanessa Bullock’s Language Arts and Social Studies BRAVO classes participated in the Daughters of the American Revolution annual essay contest in October. The students wrote journal entries as someone who had toured America’s national parks to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

    The winners of the competition were recently awarded… Continue Reading Daughters of the American Revolution 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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    Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest Results

    On Friday, April 24, 2015, the Daughters of the American Revolution presented awards to Roundstone Elementary students Emma Hackworth and Bryson Atkin for participating in the essay contest titled ‘’A Child’s Journey Through Ellis Island’’.  Emma Hackworth won first place in the district level and first place in the state level.  She received two awards and fifty… Continue Reading Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest Results

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