Tag: GEAR-UP

Jan 12 2018

GEAR UP Recognizes Student Attendance

Attendance Surprise

RCHS GEAR UP recognized all students in attendance on January 12th at RCHS.  Attendance is an important skill for college and career transition.

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Jan 24 2017

Chik-Fil-A and RCHS GEAR UP Feed Their Community

Chik-Fil-A of Richmond, Kentucky teamed up with Rockcastle County GEAR UP to provide food for families over winter break.  Over 100 boxed lunches were donated to our community.  GEAR UP students, with the help of teachers, police officers, and apartment manager went door to door delivering lunches.  This was a great day of servant leadership at… Continue Reading Chik-Fil-A and RCHS GEAR UP Feed Their Community

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Apr 12 2016

RCHS Students Visit Geek Squad City

On Thursday April 7, 2016 Gear-up sponsored a tour for Information Technology students at RCHS to travel to Geek Squad City located south of Louisville. Geek Squad is the Service Division of Best Buy Stores. The City, as it is known is where broken electronics i.e. desktops, laptops, tablets, phones are sent for repairs. These… Continue Reading RCHS Students Visit Geek Squad City

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Aug 17 2015

RCHS Student Attends GEAR UP Explore Program

Caroline Coguer participated in Berea College GEAR UP Explore Program at St. Michael’s College in Burlington, Vermont this summer.  Caroline learned about what college life is all about.  She sat in on actual college classes and spoke with college professors.  Twenty students from GEAR UP Appalachia were chosen to participate in this program.  Rockcastle County… Continue Reading RCHS Student Attends GEAR UP Explore Program

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Dec 06 2013

Students Visit Apple Store

RCMS 8th grade GEAR UP students took a field trip to the Apple Store at Fayette Mall.  The students participated in an IMOVIE seminar and training session.  The students were able to create their own iMovies inside the store.  

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Oct 08 2013

RCMS Annual Book Give-Away

Rockcastle Middle held the Annual RCMS Book Give-Away on Thursday.  Jordan Smith, Shyann Reynolds, Cameron Cornelius, and Levi Gentry had a tough time choosing from all the great titles.  All students selected a brand new book of their choice.  Thanks to Gear-up for helping to provide the books.

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Apr 12 2013

GEAR UP Students Attended Lexington Legends Educational Day

On April 10th our 8th Grade GEAR Up students attended Lexington Legends Educational Day.  They enjoyed a day at Whitaker Ballpark.  It was a great day of learning and fun for our students.

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Mar 08 2013

RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

Beginning Tuesday, March 19th, Rockcastle County Middle School GEAR-UP will be hosting an eight week program known as FAST (Families and School Together).  Each session is designed to enhance parent and teen communication skills.  Eighth grade students, parents and other mentors are invited to attend.  Please see the flyer below for detailed information and registration… Continue Reading RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

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Feb 25 2013

RCMS Students Tour KET Studios

On Thursday, February 21st, RCMS students toured KET studios in Lexington, Kentucky.  Students participated in a course on green screen training and film editing.  The students toured the studio and were shown around the control room by Nicky Helton, native of Rockcastle County.  These students have a particular interest in the area of media production. … Continue Reading RCMS Students Tour KET Studios

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