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1st Annual Lift Off to Literacy Event Huge Success!

A huge Thank You to our community sponsors and volunteers for making our 1st “Lift Off to Literacy” event a success!  MVES Literacy Team  which is Kami Phillips, Cloia Collins, Kara Brown, and Robin Bowman filled bags with a free age appropriate book, pencils, stress balls, candy, water bottle, cups, and tons of… Continue Reading 1st Annual Lift Off to Literacy Event Huge Success!

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Rockcastle Christmas Read-Alouds on YouTube

Ms. Carrie Reading

The Rockcastle Story Time YouTube channel is featuring a Christmas Read-Aloud for children to listen to each day until December 25th.  Our book schedule is listed below.

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  •  Carrie Ballinger – “Mooseltoe”
  •  Thomas Coffey–”Good Morning Snowplow”
  •  Cloia Collins-”Snowmen at Christmas”
  •  Shelley Parkerson- “Legend of the Poinsettia”
  •  Kami Phillips- “Dinosaur… Continue Reading Rockcastle Christmas Read-Alouds on YouTube
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    OverDrive Permission Form

    Over-Drive Kids

    Due to the extenuating circumstances COVID-19 has placed on the school libraries/media centers, we are extremely excited to announce our partnership with the Rockcastle County Public Library. This partnership will allow our students access to numerous e-books and online audio-books through an app called Overdrive. This app works just like a library, but it will… Continue Reading OverDrive Permission Form

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    BES 3rd Graders Explore Story Elements of Literature

    Third grade students at Brodhead Elementary School have been studying the story elements of literature. In order for Mrs. Starla’s students to prove what they have learned and for them to develop a deep understanding of the story elements, each student deconstructed their favorite book. During this deconstruction, students created a water bottle character at… Continue Reading BES 3rd Graders Explore Story Elements of Literature

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    Local Author Visits RCMS Media Center

    Logan Taylor Visit

    The RCMS Media Center hosted former student and local author Logan Taylor on Tuesday.  Logan shared with the 8th graders about the process and inspiration involved in the writing of his book, “Welcome to the Race.”  Students enjoyed being informed about what it takes to get a story published.  We thank him for taking time to share… Continue Reading Local Author Visits RCMS Media Center

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    Mt. Vernon Message 3/12/2019

    reading for education

    After school tutoring is each Tuesday and Thursday.  Pick up time is 4:25.

    K-PREP Scrimmage testing is Thursday, March 14.

    There will be no school on Friday, March 15.  Enjoy your long weekend.

    Jiggy will be visiting our school again on Monday, March 18.

    Silcox Shaved Ice will be here on Friday, March 22.

    Family… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 3/12/2019

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    MVES 5th Graders Read to Kindergarten Students

    5th Grade Reads to K

    Mrs. Cameron’s 5th Grade Class came to Ms. Cloia’s class for a special Christmas project.  Fifth grade students read, Twas the Night Before Christmas, to kindergarten students and then did a coloring activity.  

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    Rock Reads

    Jaden Payne

    Rockcastle County High Schools senior library practicum students are promoting book check-outs and reading through a new library initiative named “Rock Reads.” Students are designing posters with book covers and snippets to grab their classmates attention and encourage them to visit the RCHS Library. “Rock Reads” posters will be placed in stalls in all student… Continue Reading Rock Reads

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    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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    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… Continue Reading Guest Readers Visit MVES for Read Across America Week

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