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Have YOU Taken the Safety Star Pledge?

Safety Star

On Friday, October 15th, Rockcastle County Schools Director of Student Services Marcus Reppert, Superintendent Carrie Ballinger, Mental Health Coordinator Angie Payne and School Resource Officer Tom  Atkin pledged to “Be a Safety Star”.

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    KY Safe Schools Week is October 17th-23rd

    The Kentucky Center for School Safety and Rockcastle County Schools are proud to announce this year’s KY Safe Schools Week is set for October 17-23, 2021. This year’s theme is “BE A SAFETY STAR” the focus will be on the multi-faceted brilliance of what it means to be a safety star in school… Continue Reading KY Safe Schools Week is October 17th-23rd

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    Officer Tom Atkin Sworn In as School Resource Officer

    SRO

    Rockcastle County Schools is pleased to announce that Officer Tom Atkin will be working in our district as a School Resource Officer (SRO).  Officer Atkin will be the first SRO in the history of our school district.  Officer Atkin comes to Rockcastle County Schools in a joint effort with the Mt. Vernon Police Department in… Continue Reading Officer Tom Atkin Sworn In as School Resource Officer

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    RCS Staff Inspired by Guest Speaker, Molly Hudgens

    Molly Hudgens

    On Monday, August 16, Mrs. Molly Hudgens addressed all Rockcastle County School employees on the importance of school safety and building positive relationships with students.  Mrs. Hudgens is a member of the Safe and Sound Schools Organization as well as a 2017 recipient of the Citizen Honors Award given by the Congressional Medal of Honor… Continue Reading RCS Staff Inspired by Guest Speaker, Molly Hudgens

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    Rockcastle County Schools Safety Concern

    Bus Photo

    There have been rumors of a possible threat made against Rockcastle County High School. We have been working with the Mt. Vernon Police Department and there is no credible threat at this time. As a precaution, there will be police presence at RCHS today and in the coming days. Thank you to all of the… Continue Reading Rockcastle County Schools Safety Concern

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    A Message from Superintendent Pensol on the Recent National Tragedy

    December 17, 2012

    Dear Rockcastle County Parents,

    I am sure you share in our intense concern and sadness regarding the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. Our children are our most precious gifts and their safety and well-being is of highest importance to us all. Rockcastle County Schools holds school safety as its top priority in policies… Continue Reading A Message from Superintendent Pensol on the Recent National Tragedy

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