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BES Student Wins AARP Essay Contest

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Brodhead Elementary School 5th grader Natalee Bailey recently won the “Why My Grandparent Should be the AARP Grandparent of the Year Award” essay contest.

Natalee was presented with the award at the April Retired Teacher Association luncheon and was given the opportunity to read the essay to her grandmother.

 

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RES Student Wins AARP & KY Retired Teachers Essay Contest

AARP Kentucky and Kentucky Retired Teachers Association sponsored the essay contest “Why my Grandparents should be the AARP Kentucky Grandparents Of The Year.”  Roundstone Elementary 5th grader, Kaliee Collins was the school winner of the contest.

 

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Chief Circuit Judge Burdette Speaks at Grandparent Support Group

Cumberland Region Chief Circuit Judge Jeffrey T. Burdette spoke to a Grandparent Support Group sponsored by the Family Resource and Youth Service Centers of Rockcastle county on February 16, 2017.  Burdette, who initiated adult drug courts in the 28th Judicial circuit (Rockcastle, Lincoln and Pulaski counties) in 2004, talked about the statistics associated with drug… Continue Reading Chief Circuit Judge Burdette Speaks at Grandparent Support Group

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BES Weekly Newsletter 2-13-17

  • Monday, February 13 – Candy gram money due – $1 each
  • Wednesday, February 15 – Spring Pictures
  • Thursday, February 16 – Grandparent Support Group Meeting (see info below)
  • February 27 thru March 3 – Read Across America Week
  • Tuesday, March 7 – SBDM Council Meeting at 4:00
  • Friday, March 17 – NO SCHOOL – CKEA
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    Grandparent Support Group

    Are you raising a grandchild in your home?  If so you are invited to attend our support group.

    Next Meeting Date: February 16, 2017 at 12:00. Guest Speaker: Judge Jeff Burlette Location: Rockcastle County Extension Office 1050 West Main Street-Mt. Vernon If you plan to attend, contact Angie Payne 256-5118 or Jessie Mahaffey 256-4818. This free service is… Continue Reading Grandparent Support Group

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    BES Weekly Newsletter 2/6/2017

  • Monday, February 13 – Candy gram money due – $1 each
  • Wednesday, February 15 – Spring Pictures
  • Thursday, February 16 – Grandparent Support Group Meeting (see info below)
  • Beginning Monday, January 30 through Friday, February 10, PTG will be having a Box Top drive.  Our goal is to reach $300 this quarter.  This is a great and… Continue Reading BES Weekly Newsletter 2/6/2017

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    BES Weekly Newsletter 1-30-17

    Tuesday, February 7 – SBDM Meeting at 4:00

    Wednesday, February 15 – Spring Pictures

    Beginning with this newsletter we will no longer make paper copies to send home.  Our weekly newsletter will now be posted on the school website each week.

    Grandparents, are you raising a grandchild in your home?  Would you like to attend… Continue Reading BES Weekly Newsletter 1-30-17

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    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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    Grandparent Support Group December Meeting

    On Thursday, December 17th, Morgan Bray, Wellness Coordinator spoke at our Grandparent Support Group.  She discussed the harmful effects of e-cig electronic cigarettes and smoking cigarettes. She also provided a demonstration of the harmful effects of cigarette smoking.

    Rockcastle Family Resource and Youth Service Center provided 28 hams for Christmas to Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.Continue Reading Grandparent Support Group December Meeting

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    Grandparent Support Group Meeting

    On Thursday, September 17th, the Grandparent Support Group met at the 4H Extension Office.  We were excited to have Brandon Reynolds-Computer Operations Manager with Rockcastle Schools presenting on Internet/Phone Safety. Grandparent Support Group will now be EVERY month.  The next meeting will be on Thursday October 15 at 12:00.  Please plan to attend!

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