Oct 02 2012

RCHS JROTC Rifle Team Recieves Grant from National Rifle Association

The Rockcastle County High School JROTC Rifle Team in past years has competed in rifle competitions with 2 teams. We have progressed recently to where we can add a third team. The National Rifle Association has given the rifle team their second grant totaling $2,310.00 to purchase the additional equipment needed for this team. The… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Rifle Team Recieves Grant from National Rifle Association

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Oct 02 2012

EKU Cadet Stakes Competition

On Saturday September the 29th the RCHS JROTC Raider Team traveled to Eastern Kentucky University for the Cadet Stakes competition. They participated in six events over the course of the day. The first event was the APFT (Army Physical Fitness Test). This event consisted of 3 different sections. First, cadets did one minute of push-ups… Continue Reading EKU Cadet Stakes Competition

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Sep 28 2012

Rock – Chalk 2012

The current RCHS Art classes along with the Alumni of Rockcastle County High School recently teamed up with Renfro Valley to create sidewalk chalk drawings on the streets of Renfro Valley. The students brought images they wanted to draw and their chalks to a square on the sidewalks already laid out for them. They sat… Continue Reading Rock – Chalk 2012

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Sep 18 2012

MVES Fifth Graders Visit EKU Center for the Arts

MVES fifth grade went on a field trip to the EKU Center for the Arts to watch “The 20th Annual-A Kid’s Gala Concert” presented by the EKU symphony orchestra. Ms. Jamie Ellison’s student, Gabe Robinson, was chosen to conduct the orchestra at the end of the concert. He had the privilege of wearing Mr. Ronald… Continue Reading MVES Fifth Graders Visit EKU Center for the Arts

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Sep 18 2012

RCMS Annual Book Give-Away

The Media Center’s annual book give-away was held on September 17th. Every student received a book to take home, courtesy of GEAR-UP, and had a chance to purchase candy at the Leadership Team’s Candy for a Cause table. What could be better on a rainy Monday? In conjunction with the Readers Are Leaders theme, we… Continue Reading RCMS Annual Book Give-Away

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Sep 17 2012

Wear PINK In Support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The RCHS football team and Rockcastle Regional have teamed up again this year to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month by having an awareness night at our game on Oct 12th. We will be selling t-shirts again this year with a “pink” theme. All proceeds will go to the Hope Fund benefiting LOCAL cancer patients. To… Continue Reading Wear PINK In Support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Aug 27 2012

College Information and Planning Night

College Information Night for parents of 11th and 12th graders will be held on September 27th at 7:00 p.m. We will have lots of information about applying for college, financial aid, scholarship deadlines, etc. We will also be able to answer any questions that students and parents have about post-secondary plans.

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Aug 21 2012

FFA Competes at State Fair

The FFA traveled to the Kentucky State Fair last Thursday and Friday and competed in the following competitions: Kyle Peacock, Kayla Reynolds & Robert Reynolds – Livestock Judging The Livestock Judging team placed 6th overall out of 65 teams with Robert Reynolds as the 5th high individual. Charity Adams, Amie Hale, and Sarah Pigg –… Continue Reading FFA Competes at State Fair

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Aug 16 2012

Welding Students Excel at Nationals

During the last week of June, three Rockcastle ATC students traveled with the Kentucky SkillsUSA delegation to Kansas City, Missouri to compete nationally against participants from all across the United States. Jonathon Miller competed in Action Skills Demonstration. Jesse Hayes competed in Welding Skills. Dylan Stewart competed in Job Demonstration A. Jonathon Miller placed 6th… Continue Reading Welding Students Excel at Nationals

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Aug 14 2012

Rockcastle County FFA Officer Team Attends FFA Leadership Training

The Rockcastle County FFA Officer team attended the FFA Leadership Training Center the week of July 2nd-6th. Throughout the week they attended many leadership workshops, competed in athletics and learned new leadership skills in which they will use to lead their chapter throughout the year. Pictured back row from left: Josh Bullock, Bethany McKinney, Larkan… Continue Reading Rockcastle County FFA Officer Team Attends FFA Leadership Training

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