Central Kentucky Welding Classic

On November 16th, three Welding Technology students from the Rockcastle Area Technology Center traveled with instructor Sherman Cook to Harrodsburg to compete in the Central Kentucky Welding Classic.  Senior students Eric McCracken and Tommy Keating along with junior student Koty Benge competed against 16 other schools from across the state.  They competed in various welding… Continue Reading Central Kentucky Welding Classic

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MVES Students Perform at CKMEA Choral Festival

On Friday, Nov. 2nd, 12 Mt. Vernon Elementary students once again had the privilege of singing in the Central Ky. Music Educators Association Choral Festival!  This was the 22nd year that MVES has attended the festival, along with their music teacher, Mrs. Jamie Cornelius.  Students rehearsed and sang 7 pieces, ranging from folk to traditional… Continue Reading MVES Students Perform at CKMEA Choral Festival

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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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Special Called Board Meeting – Tuesday, November 20th

Rockcastle County Board of Education will hold a special called meeting on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 beginning at 4:30 p.m. at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center.

> Special Board Meeting Agenda – November 20, 2012

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New Standards, New Tests and New Scores

Kentucky students are being taught mathematics and English/language arts under new, more challenging standards that are designed to improve their preparation for college and career. Progress is measured by state tests, administered for the first time in 2012, that reflect the performance of both students and schools in meeting the requirements of the higher standards.

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RCHS Parent Sessions: New Standards, New Tests and New Scores

RCHS Parents are invited to attend an informational session regarding Assessment scores on two optional nights: December 4th and 11th, at 6:00 in the school’s auditorium. If you are the parent of a student in grades 9-12,  you may come to the high school on either night to pick up individual student assessment results and… Continue Reading RCHS Parent Sessions: New Standards, New Tests and New Scores

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BES Storybook Parade

Storybook characters filled the streets of Brodhead as Brodhead Elementary presented a school wide storybook parade on October 31st. The Storybook Parade presented an opportunity to promote the love of reading that students at Brodhead have developed. Superintendent, Mr. David Pensol, led the procession as the Grand Marshall of the Storybook Parade. Local businesses joined… Continue Reading BES Storybook Parade

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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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RCHS Guard Wins Best In Class in Chattanooga

Recently the RCHS Colorguard along with the Marching Rockets competed in the U.S. Bands Southern States Marching Championships held in Chattanooga Tennessee on November 3rd.  The Marching Rockets took 2nd place in Class A Competition while the Colorguard received the Best Guard in Class A Award.  Members are pictured above from L-R: Hannah Tyler, senior,… Continue Reading RCHS Guard Wins Best In Class in Chattanooga

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Board of Education to Meet

Rockcastle County Board of Education will have their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center.

> Regular Board Meeting Agenda – November 13, 2012

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