Congratulations to these RCMS 7th graders on receiving state recognition for their excellent ACT scores as part of the Duke University Talent Identification Program. These students are invited to a state recognition ceremony at Western Kentucky University in May. The students are (front) Jackson Cromer, Pamela Miller, and Brooklyn Lane. (Back row) Rebekah Lake, Carlee… Continue Reading RCMS Students Recognized for ACT Scores
Apr 12 2013
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Apr 09 2013
Tuesday, April 9th was Red Day at Rockcastle County Schools in support of former student Sara Hammond, current starting forward for the University of Louisville Women’s Basketball Team. The Lady Cardinals played in the NCAA National Championship game against UCONN.
Way to go Sara! We are proud… Continue Reading Sara Hammond Day!
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Mar 12 2013
Recently students from Cassandra Smith’s 7th Grade General Music Class and Greg Daugherty’s 7th and 8th Grade Band Classes were treated to a special performance by the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Combo from New Albany Indiana. The performance was a collaborative effort made possible for RCMS by Jazz Professor Dr. David Threlkeld of the University of… Continue Reading Nationally Renowned Jazz Combo Visits RCMS
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Mar 08 2013
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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Mar 05 2013
This past Saturday at the Mason-Dixon Games Middle School Indoor State Track Championships, the RCMS girls’ track team successfully defended their string of indoor state championship titles, winning their 5thstraight and 7th overall. They defeated Owensboro by a score of 36-34 with a state runner-up finish in the final event. The 800-meter relay team of… Continue Reading Mason-Dixon Games Middle School Indoor State Track Champions!
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Mar 04 2013
Members of the RCMS 8th Grade Band were recenlty selected by audition to perform with the 2013 District 11 Middle School Honors Band. This year’s band was under the direction of Mrs. Monica Crowder, long time director from the Barren Co. School District. RCMS students performed with top other musicians from across the district and… Continue Reading RCMS 8th Grade Band Students Perform with Honor Band
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Mar 04 2013
The Rockcastle County Middle School Governor’s Cup Team had three students advance to the State Finals:
They will be competing March 16th-18th at the State Finals at the Galt House in Louisville. Good luck to these… Continue Reading RCMS Students Advance to State Finals
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Feb 25 2013
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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Feb 21 2013
Recently students from the RCMS and RCHS Band programs performed for judges at the 2013 KMEA Solo and Ensemble Festival held at Lexington Catholic High School on February 16th. Rockcastle had over 20 performances throughout the day and received 17 Distinguished Rated performances and 7 Proficient Rated performances. Students have been working hard since Christmas… Continue Reading RCMS/RCHS Band Students Perform at the 2013 KMEA District Solo and Ensemble Festival
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Feb 08 2013
The District Spelling Bee took place Friday, February 8, 2013 at the Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center.
The 2013 Spelling Bee Winners are:
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