Tag: early childhood

Jul 06 2017

Rockcastle Preschools Earn Five Star Rating

Kentucky All STARS is Kentucky’s expanded five-star quality rating and improvement system for early care and education programs. Studies show that children who attend high quality early learning environments have better math, language and social skills. The unified system serves all early care and education programs that receive public funding including child care centers, Head… Continue Reading Rockcastle Preschools Earn Five Star Rating

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Mar 16 2017

2017-2018 Preschool Enrollment Kick-Off

The 2017-2018 Preschool Enrollment Kick-off event will be Tuesday, April 25th from 5:00-7:00 PM in the MVES gymnasium.  Free inflatables, face painting, snow cones and more!  This event is for ALL incoming 2017-2018 Rockcastle County preschoolers.  Child must be 4 years old by August 1, 2017. Printable PDF Flyer>>>  

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Mar 16 2017

2017-2018 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

Rockcastle County Preschool & Kindergarten registration will be May 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th and 9th from 8:30 AM – 2:00 PM. Brodhead – Please make an appointment by calling 758-9756. Mt. Vernon – Please make an appointment by calling 256-2953. Roundstone – Please make an appointment by calling 256-2235. Registration for Mt. Vernon and Roundstone Schools will be… Continue Reading 2017-2018 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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Oct 20 2016

Coping with Autism for Parents/Grandparents/Caregivers

Free Workshop: Coping with Autism for Parents/Grandparents/Caregivers November 11, 2016 from 1:00 – 3:00 PM Rockcastle County Adult Ed Center – 955 West Main Street *Door Prizes* If you plan to attend or have additional questions, please contact Dreama Roberts at 256-8301.  Sponsored by the Rockcastle County Early Childhood Council and Ky River Foothills Head Start.

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Oct 17 2016

Mt. Vernon Fire Department Visits MVES

Mrs. Sheena’s preschool class at MVES had a wonderful time learning about fire safety last week. We would like to thank the Mt. Vernon Fire Department for bringing their fire trucks to school.

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Jan 15 2016

BES Preschool News

October 26-30 Red Ribbon Week – Theme for each day. Manic Monday –Crazy hair or crazy clothes “Don’t let drugs twist your mine” Time Warp Tuesday – 80’s day or neon colors, “Peace, Love and Me…I’M DRUG FREE’’ Wild West Wednesday – Boots, flannel, bandanas, “Boot out drugs.” Thursday – Storybook Parade – Dress as your… Continue Reading BES Preschool News

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May 12 2015

2nd Annual Preschool Enrollment Kick Off

The second annual Head Start funded Preschool Enrollment Kick Off was a great success!  Any family in the county with a preschool aged child was invited to gather at the MVES playground on May 7 from 5:00-7:00 to gain information about enrolling their child in preschool for the 2015-2016 school year.  While there they enjoyed… Continue Reading 2nd Annual Preschool Enrollment Kick Off

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Apr 13 2015

Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

Preschool and Kindergarten registration will be held Monday, May 18th – Friday, May 22nd (locations listed in flyer below). There are two programs in Rockcastle County that offer free early childhood education services to qualifying four year old children. (Three year old children may be eligible with an identified disability.) The programs are: The Rockcastle… Continue Reading Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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Jun 30 2014

Reading Begins at Birth

You can help your children arrive at kindergarten ready to grow, ready to learn and ready to succeed by doing ​simple, every-day tasks and activities. The KYGOEC sends out a newsletter for families each month that includes information and ideas on how to help children develop in their earliest years. This month, we talk about the importance of reading to… Continue Reading Reading Begins at Birth

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May 27 2014

Preschool Enrollment Kick-off

Anyone that attended the Head Start funded Preschool Enrollment Kick-off this past Thursday would probably agree that it was a success.  All three schools came together at the MVES playground and invited preschool aged children and their families to come enjoy the school playground structures, inflatables and a free meal.  Each family was given a… Continue Reading Preschool Enrollment Kick-off

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