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Nationally Renowned Jazz Combo Visits RCMS

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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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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Mason-Dixon Games Middle School Indoor State Track Champions!

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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RCMS 8th Grade Band Students Perform with Honor Band

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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RCMS Students Advance to State Finals

The Rockcastle County Middle School Governor’s Cup Team had three students advance to the State Finals:

  • Joy Frith – Composition and Language Arts
  • Mahala King – Arts and Humanities
  • Katie Vance – Arts and Humanities
  • 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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    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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    RCMS/RCHS Band Students Perform at the 2013 KMEA District Solo and Ensemble Festival

    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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    District Spelling Bee Results

    The District Spelling Bee took place Friday, February 8, 2013 at the Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center.

    The 2013 Spelling Bee Winners are:

  • 1st place winner – Trevor Todd, Roundstone Elementary, 5th Grade
  • 2nd place winner – Justin Bryant, Brodhead Elementary, 5th Grade
  • 3rd place winners (tie) –
  • Sarah Cornelius, Rockcastle County Middle School, 6th… Continue Reading District Spelling Bee Results
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    Darrell Morgan Wins “Guess How Many Snowflakes” Contest

    The snow finally came!  Congratulations to Darrell Morgan on being the lucky winner in the Leadership Team’s “Guess How Many Snowflakes” contest.  Darrell got to be the one to pie Mr. Hendrickson and drop the snowflakes!

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    Kentucky YMCA Go For It

    February 1-3, five RCMS students attended the Kentucky YMCA Go For It conference.  Go For It is an inspirational and motivational experience that builds servant leaders through skills development.  Through in-depth guided discussion, small group activities, and team building, teens hone leadership skills to be effective servant leaders in their home, school and community.  Those… Continue Reading Kentucky YMCA Go For It

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