Tag: reading

Nov 14 2017

MVES Students Kick-off Another Year of Book It!

Mrs. Kathy’s and Mrs. Kaci’s classes have kicked off another year of the Book It! Reading Program.  The students were challenged to read and report on at least 6 books each month in order to earn a free pizza from Pizza Hut.  The students read and reported on a total of 136 books during the… Continue Reading MVES Students Kick-off Another Year of Book It!

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Mar 07 2017

Guest Readers Visit MVES for Read Across America Week

Leon Davidson, former MVES Principal, read to Mrs. Jennifer White’s class for Dr. Seuss week. Kendra Calico, the Cat in the Hat, visited with Mrs. Jennifer White’s class.  She is pictured below with Kaden Riddle and AJ Cromer. Mrs. Paula Cowan’s 2nd grade celebrated Dr. Seuss’s birthday this week by dressing up as a character… Continue Reading Guest Readers Visit MVES for Read Across America Week

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Feb 28 2017

Mt. Vernon Message 2/28/17

After School Tutoring is each Thursday until 4:30. Best attendance in the school for January goes to Mrs. Angie Hunt’s Kindergarten class!  Congratulations! Mrs. Kathy’s and Mrs. Kaci’s classes are participating in the Lexington Legends “Hit the Books” reading program.  Big L visited the classes to deliver their bookmarks and to encourage them to spend… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 2/28/17

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Feb 27 2017

RES Celebrates Read Across America Day

For Thursday, March 2… Wear red & white-Book connection: Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss Students can choose from any of the following dress-up options for Friday, March 3… Wear mismatched or crazy socks-Book connection: Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss Wear your favorite VACATION SHIRT! -Book connection: Oh, the Places You’ll Go by… Continue Reading RES Celebrates Read Across America Day

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Feb 07 2017

Mt. Vernon Message Feb. 7, 2017

After School Tutoring is each Thursday until 4:30. Please remember to put your child’s name inside his/her coat.  Sometimes they take them off and forget them and it’s hard to find the owner without a name inside. In the case of any school closings and/or early dismissals due to inclement weather, please listen to the… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message Feb. 7, 2017

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Nov 09 2016

One Community Book Read Program

The One Community Book Read Program is a joint venture among public libraries in Madison, Estill, Jackson, Powell, Rockcastle, Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard, and Laurel Counties.  Author Silas House donated copies of his book, Eli the Good, to encourage reading and discussion among various groups.  Rockcastle County Public Library Director Pam Chaliff invited students from RCHS… Continue Reading One Community Book Read Program

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Apr 13 2016

Kentucky Bluegrass Award Readers at RES

Eleven students read four or more of the KBA chapter book and completed a reading response for each book read in the 3rd-5th grade category during the 2015-16 school year. These students voted, earned a pizza party, and will each receive a $5 gift certificate to the upcoming Scholastic Book Fair at Roundstone. A total… Continue Reading Kentucky Bluegrass Award Readers at RES

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Mar 29 2016

MVES Book Fair in Full Swing

The MVES Book Fair is in full swing. With groovy decorations and musical guests, reading is even more fun. Come check out the Spring Book Fair this week! Thursday, March 31st, Doughnuts for Dad 7-7:40 AM Family Event Night March 31st 3:30-6:00 PM

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Mar 01 2016

Dr. Suess Week Special Guest Reader at MVES

Jason Coguer, Director of Instruction and Finance for Rockcastle County Schools, read the Dr. Seuss classic “Oh The Places You’ll Go” to Mrs. Sara Coguer’s Fifth Grade Class to celebrate Read Across America Week.  Mr. Coguer also spoke to students about the importance of never giving up and to keep trying even when things are… Continue Reading Dr. Suess Week Special Guest Reader at MVES

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Mar 01 2016

Dr. Seuss Week at Brodhead Elementary

Check out Brodhead Elementary students participating in a week’s worth of Dr. Suess themed activities. We kicked off the event Monday with a Hats Off to Dr. Seuss Day. Our selected story for the day is perhaps the most famous Seuss story of all time, The Cat in the Hat. Be sure to check back later… Continue Reading Dr. Seuss Week at Brodhead Elementary

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