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Oct 23 2017

RCHS Academic Team Competes in UK Fall Championship

Academic Team

The RCHS Academic Team competed in the 2017 University of Kentucky Fall Championship on Saturday. The A team ended the day with a record of 7-3, making them currently ranked tenth in the state. They defeated several teams throughout the day, including Pulaski County, Woodford County, Fleming County, Charleston Catholic, and Adair County. The three… Continue Reading RCHS Academic Team Competes in UK Fall Championship

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Oct 13 2017

KSP Visits Criminal Justice Classes at RCHS

RCHS Students in Mrs. Coleman’s Introduction to Criminal Justice classes recently had guest instructors during their study of “Police and the Constitution”.  KSP Troopers Adam Hensley and Scotty Pennington as well as Detective Ryan Loudermilk came to RCHS and discussed general topics such as the path to becoming a KSP Trooper and gave specific instruction… Continue Reading KSP Visits Criminal Justice Classes at RCHS

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Oct 11 2017

RCHS JROTC Competes in Raider & Drill Competition

Twenty-three Rockcastle County High School JROTC Cadets traveled to Whitley County High School on October 7, 2017 to compete in their Raider and Drill Competition.  The team was highly motivated performing their best on each event. The competition consisted of eight events: obstacle course, pioneer gauntlet, rope bridge, academic test, color guard, mile run, archery,… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Competes in Raider & Drill Competition

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Oct 10 2017

RCHS Band Presenting Fall Concert

RCHS Concert Band Presents their Fall Concert, featuring the RCHS Beginning Percussion Ensemble. Where: RCHS Auditorium When: October 12th at 6:30 p.m. Featuring classical works as well as contemporary music and admission is free!

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Oct 05 2017

RCHS Students Perform at Local Business

On Wednesday afternoon, two RCHS students, Brandon Smith and Dustin Cameron were invited to provide entertainment at ACE Mt. Vernon Hardware.  The celebration was in honor of ACE Hardware being awarded the JD Powers and Associates top ranking in customer satisfaction with home improvement retailers for a 11th consecutive year, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Home… Continue Reading RCHS Students Perform at Local Business

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Sep 22 2017

Jackson Cromer Named Semifinalist in National Merit Scholarship Program

NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP CORPORATION  – 1560 Sherman Avenue, Suite 200, Evanston, Illinois 60201-4897 (847) 866-5100 Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) have announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to compete for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth… Continue Reading Jackson Cromer Named Semifinalist in National Merit Scholarship Program

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Sep 07 2017

Rock Chalk at RCHS

Students in Mr. Les Scalf’s Art classes at Rockcastle County High School are sharing their talents with us by using chalk to paint beautiful designs on our sidewalks today, September 7, 2017.

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Jul 21 2017

Rockcastle FFA Attends State Convention

Rockcastle County FFA Attends the Kentucky FFA State Convention By: Jarrett Burke & Savanna Sweet, 2017-2018 Rockcastle FFA Chapter Reporter The Rockcastle County FFA Chapter attended the 88th Kentucky FFA State Convention held at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky on Monday, June 5 through Thursday, June 8.  The theme for the convention was “This is… Continue Reading Rockcastle FFA Attends State Convention

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May 30 2017

RCHS Library Hosts 6th Annual Spring into Reading Event

The RCHS Library recently hosted the sixth annual “Spring into Reading” book discussion event on Friday, April 14, 2017.  Students chose one book to read and discuss from the 24 options available.  Janet Wells, Librarian, coordinates this annual event which features refreshments, book discussions, and students and adults finding common interests. Morgan Taylor (RCHS Teacher)… Continue Reading RCHS Library Hosts 6th Annual Spring into Reading Event

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May 11 2017

KSP Presents to RCHS Introduction to Criminal Justice Students

KSP Trooper Adam Hensley returned to his alma matter on Wednesday, May 10th as the guest speaker in the Introduction to Criminal Justice classes.  Trooper Hensley provided the students with an overview of the Kentucky State Police, the path to becoming a state trooper, as well as question and answer sessions regarding the on-the-job duties… Continue Reading KSP Presents to RCHS Introduction to Criminal Justice Students

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