Superintendent Pensol Recipient of Heart of the Community Award

Pensol Award

Superintendent David Pensol was awarded the first ever Heart of the Community award at the 2020 Farmers Businessmen Banquet on Thursday, March 5th.

Mr. Pensol is employed by the Rockcastle County Board of Education and has served as our district’s Superintendent since 2012. Before that, he served as the district’s Instructional Supervisor, beginning in 2002. From… Continue Reading Superintendent Pensol Recipient of Heart of the Community Award

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Guest Readers Visit MVES for Read Across America Week

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Mt. Vernon Elementary School kicked-off Read Across America week on Monday, March 2nd. Several guest readers have visited throughout the week and shared their favorite stories with students.

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UNITE on the Move at RCMS

UNITE on the Move 2020

We appreciate Operation UNITE staff spending the day with Rockcastle Middle School 7th graders.

On The Move is a drug education- 5 component program provided to school for free.  They partner with the KY Army National Guard and target 7th and 10th grade. The Interactive Mobile Classroom students are educated about drugs and the effects… Continue Reading UNITE on the Move at RCMS

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RCHS Winterguard Places in Tennessee Circuit Competition

winterguard competition

Recenty the RCHS Winterguard made their premier performance in competition with the 2020 East Tennessee Performing Arts Association.  The members competed in two shows in and around the Knoxville area finishing with a 3rd Place win at the Strawberry Plains Winterguard Invitational at Carter High School and advancing to a 2nd place win at the… Continue Reading RCHS Winterguard Places in Tennessee Circuit Competition

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Fox in Socks at MVES

Mrs. Charon Burton’s class at MVES read “Fox in Socks” and completed extension activities as part of Read Across America week. Students were also encouraged to wear their crazy socks to go along with the book. Mrs. Burton’s class will have theme days that correlate with Dr. Seuss books all week. Pictured below are second graders… Continue Reading Fox in Socks at MVES

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March 2020 Board of Education Meeting

The Rockcastle County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center at 6:00 PM. The meeting agenda is linked below.

3-10-2020 Regular Board Meeting Agenda

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BES Kicks-Off Read Across America Week

Monday, March 2nd kicked-off “Read Across America” week at Brodhead Elementary. Read Across America is a day held annually encouraging children in every community to read and to celebrate the joy of reading. Read Across America is celebrated on the birthday of one of the most prominent children book authors ever – Dr. Seuss on… Continue Reading BES Kicks-Off Read Across America Week

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RCHS Students Participate in ESports

Esports

Esport is a KHSAA sanctioned sport, and Rockcastle County High School has been there since the start, which was known as Season Zero. There are two seasons per year, Fall and Spring. Season Zero started with League of Legends. During Season One Rocket League and Smite were added. Smite is not considered a state game… Continue Reading RCHS Students Participate in ESports

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MVES Kindergartners Celebrate Q&U Wedding

Q&U Wedding

Mount Vernon Elementary Kindergarten students celebrated the wedding of Q and U on Friday, February 28th.

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Lady Rockets Win 47th District Title

Girls Team

The Lady Rockets knocked off the Casey County Lady Rebels 47-37 to win their first 47th District title since 2011.  Rockcastle, who led most of the game, had to hold off a Casey County run late in the third quarter where the Lady Rockets found themselves down 30-29.  However, Rockcastle would regain the lead in… Continue Reading Lady Rockets Win 47th District Title

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