Tag: Rockcastle County Middle School

RCMS Quilt Block Design Competition

Several RCMS 7th graders entered a recent contest to design a quilt block for the barn at Cedar Rapids.  Jackson Cromer (left) won first place and his design will appear on the front of the barn.  The four finalists will have smaller blocks on the side of the barn.  Those students are Hunter Rigsby, Andrew… Continue Reading RCMS Quilt Block Design Competition

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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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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 Participate in Live Downlink with NASA Astronaut

    RCMS students Caleb Ballinger, Cameron Coy, Jackson Cromer, and Ryan Martin will participate in a live downlink with NASA astronaut, Dr. Tom Marshburn, from 9:45-10:05 on Friday, January 11th. Cameron’s question was one of only 20 chosen for Dr. Marshburn to answer during the live interview.

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    These students… Continue Reading RCMS Students Participate in Live Downlink with NASA Astronaut

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    RCMS Hat Day

    On Friday, November 16th the Rockcastle County Middle School Y-Club held the first Hat Day of the year, where the students could pay $1 to wear their favorite hats for the day. All proceeds from this event will be used for a service project to purchase items for Rockcastle County children who need a little extra love… Continue Reading RCMS Hat Day

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    Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) Conference

    Anna Buckley, Madelyn Bullen, Caroline Coguer, Tiffany Fain, Mahala Saylor, Makayla Sadler, and Courtlyn Vanhook participated in the fifth annual Girls Exploring Math and Science Conference (GEMS) on Friday, November 2, 2012 at Somerset Community College.  This was a competed selection process and the girls submitted essays to earn their spots at the conference.  The… Continue Reading Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) Conference

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