On Friday, January 26th, students at Rockcastle County High School enjoyed smoothie taste testing during their lunch period. Students tried peach vanilla, strawberry banana and plain strawberry flavored smoothies. A large majority of students gave positive feedback and are looking forward to adding this healthy option to their menu in the near future.
Offering smoothies… Continue Reading RCHS Students Taste Test Smoothies
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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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Congratulations to members of the RCHS Concert Band who were selected by audition as members of the 2018 Bluegrass All-Regional Bands. The students competed with other players from 18 schools across the region to secure their spot in the ensembles. RCHS students selected include Tarrylton Dunn, Symphonic Band, Brooklyn Lane, Concert Band, Devona Smith, Concert… Continue Reading RCHS Band Members Selected for Bluegrass All-Regional Groups
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The RCHS JV Academic Team placed second overall in the Section 10 JV Challenge competition held at Rockcastle County High School. The Quick Recall team finished second and the following students placed in Written Assessment: In Math, Autumn King placed third. In Science, Jonathan Cain placed third. In Social Studies, Drew Bullock placed first. In… Continue Reading High School Academic Team Excels at Regional Competition
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Congratulations to members of the RCHS Band who auditioned at the district level for the 2018 KMEA All-State Band. The band members will represent District 11 in the finals rounds of auditions held at John Hardin High School on December 9th. Members include Abigail Fletcher on Tuba, Tarrylton Dunn on Alto Saxophone, and Brooklyn Lane… Continue Reading RCHS Band Members Advance to Final Round of All-State Auditions
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Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets who finished their season at the USBands Southern States Marching Championship in Chattanooga, TN. The Rockets placed 3rd in their division with the highest score of the season. The Rockets competed with groups from Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi. The students also had the opportunity to tour Ruby… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship
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The RCHS Student Council has been selected for 2017-18. These students were chosen from over 40 applicants after a screening and interview process. Pictured are: 1st row: Alexa Bussell(FR), Tessa Pickle (At-Large) , Kerrigan Medley (At-Large),and Isaac Stratton (JR). 2nd Row: Dawson Nicely (SO), Maggie Franklin (SR), Joy Frith (SR), Casey Coleman (FR), Zoe Burdette(JR),… Continue Reading 2017-2018 RCHS Student Council Elected
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From ABC-CLIO’s School Library Connection website https://schoollibraryconnection.com/
Spring into Reading: A School/Community Partnership
Since I became a librarian in 1995, my goal has been to implement one innovative idea each year. In 2003 and 2004, I was awarded We the People bookshelves from the National Endowment for the Humanities, which required me… Continue Reading Spring Into Reading Program Recognized in National Publication
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A group of cadets participated in a community service event at the Civil War Reenactment during the weekend of October 20-22, 2017. Henry Smith, the Operations Officer from the Laurel Home Guard, has said on numerous occasions that, without help from the Rocket Battalion JROTC it would be hard to host Camp Wildcat to the… Continue Reading JROTC Cadets Serve at Wildcat Mountain
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RCHS Rocket Madness will be Tuesday, November 7th. Meal will be served from 5:00-6:30 pm. The cost is $5 and includes Back Porch Barbecue or hot dog with chips, dessert and a drink. Program begins at 6:30 pm in the RCHS gym Purchase tickets from any ballplayer or pay at the door.
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