The Rockcastle County FFA Small Engine team placed 1st overall in the Small Engine contest at the Kentucky State Fair. Each team member received a $10,000 scholarship to Ohio Technical College. Congratulations to the following members: Spencer Childress, Spencer Baldwin, John Dillingham, and Larkan Prewitt.
Oct 03 2012
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Oct 02 2012
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.
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Oct 02 2012
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… Continue Reading EKU Cadet Stakes Competition
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Sep 28 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 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
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
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.
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Aug 27 2012
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
The FFA traveled to the Kentucky State Fair last Thursday and Friday and competed in the following competitions:
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Aug 16 2012
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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