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RCS Families: Register Here for a Holiday Food Box!

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Dear Rockcastle County Families,

Rockcastle County Schools will be out of session for the holidays from Monday, December 21st through Monday, January 4th. However, we want to ensure Rockcastle County children still have access to food during this time, so we are offering a holiday break meal box for ALL CHILDREN (18 and under) in… Continue Reading RCS Families: Register Here for a Holiday Food Box!

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Food Service Update for the Week of 11/23/2020

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All Rockcastle County Schools are currently operating on the NTI schedule and meals will continue to be served at our community Rocket Refuel sites as follows:

  • Monday, Nov. 23rd – Beef Nachos, Shredded Cheese, Tostitos, Salsa, Strawberries, Milk, Breakfast Bag
  • Tuesday, Nov. 24th – Roasted Hot Dog, Tater Tots, Pineapple Chunks, Milk, Breakfast Bag
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    Food Giveaways at First Baptist Church

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    Food boxes will be given away in the parking lot of First Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon every Thursday in October from 9AM until noon.

    A total of 4,800 boxes of food will be given out. There are no restrictions on who may receive a box and anyone may pick up a box each week if desired.

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    Rockcastle County Schools Partner with Food Pantry to Meet Needs in the Community

    MOUNT VERNON, Ky. — Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) and the Rockcastle County School District has had a long-standing partnership of serving students and their families. This foundation opened doors to continue to meet the needs of the most vulnerable populations under the constraints of guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control to limit the… Continue Reading Rockcastle County Schools Partner with Food Pantry to Meet Needs in the Community

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    Free Nutrition Classes for Families

    Learn to save money on groceries, how to cook quick and easy meals, preparing healthy food, see food demonstrations and try recipes.  Participants will receive free kitchen tools at each class.  Classes begin in October and will be at the Rockcastle Extension Office located at 1050 W Main Street in Mt. Vernon.  Call 606.256.2403 for… Continue Reading Free Nutrition Classes for Families

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    Free School Meals Rock!

    Rockcastle County Schools is pleased to announce the implementation of the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) as part of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program.  All Rockcastle County students will be offered a nutritious breakfast and lunch each day at no cost, regardless of eligibility status.

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    Free Summer Meals for Kids

    The Brodhead Community Outreach Center in partnership with Rockcastle County Schools and God’s Food Pantry are offering free summer meals for kids.

    Where:  Community Outreach Center (Beside Brodhead Fairgrounds)

    When:  Each Thursday beginning June 4th

    Time:  1:00 – 3:00 PM

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