2019 FBLA State Competition Results

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By: Jessalyn Burton, RATC FBLA Chapter Reporter

On April 15th through the 17th 12 of the RATC FBLA chapter members attended the 2019 state competition in Louisville at the Galt House. During this time workshops were offered, such as building leadership skills. The members of the chapter attended opening, closing, and awards ceremonies, along with… Continue Reading 2019 FBLA State Competition Results

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Local Author Visits RCMS Media Center

Logan Taylor Visit

The RCMS Media Center hosted former student and local author Logan Taylor on Tuesday.  Logan shared with the 8th graders about the process and inspiration involved in the writing of his book, “Welcome to the Race.”  Students enjoyed being informed about what it takes to get a story published.  We thank him for taking time to share… Continue Reading Local Author Visits RCMS Media Center

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2019 GRC Raider & Rifle Competition

Twenty-three Cadets from the RCHS Raider and Biathlon teams competed in the 2019 GRC Raider & Rifle competition the 15th of April at the Fort Boonesborough State Park in Richmond, Kentucky.

The Cadets competing for the Raider team were Cadets Amber Doan, Kensie Sheffield, Jasmine Ashcraft, Zach Poyle, Chanler Cole, Eli Price, Caleb Tompkins, Benton Kuntz,… Continue Reading 2019 GRC Raider & Rifle Competition

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Rockcastle ASAP Donates Books to RES Media Center

Rockcastle ASAP recently donated books to the RES Media Center. No Thanks, But I’d Love to Dance and Smoking Stinks, both which encourage young readers to find better things to do than smoke. These books talk about the effects of smoking tobacco and how they damage our bodies.

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Free Stuff Friday for Preschool Parents

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CAP has donated items that are free for all preschool parents! Stop by the Head Start office on Friday, April 26th from 12:00-4:00 to get your free items.  We are located in the Rockcastle Academy building (old vocational school).  Call 256-8301 if you have any questions.

Items on hand to give away:

  • Various Teas & Coffees
  • Men’s… Continue Reading Free Stuff Friday for Preschool Parents
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    BES Student Wins AARP Essay Contest

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    Brodhead Elementary School 5th grader Natalee Bailey recently won the “Why My Grandparent Should be the AARP Grandparent of the Year Award” essay contest.

    Natalee was presented with the award at the April Retired Teacher Association luncheon and was given the opportunity to read the essay to her grandmother.

     

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    RCMS UNITE Club Members Participate in Community Celebration

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    The RCMS UNITE Club sends a special thank you to 8th graders Kynna Cass, Bailey Bullock, Alyssa York, and Emma Ballinger for representing the Club at the annual Rockcastle UNITE Community Celebration on Thursday.  Among their other duties, the girls performed a skit about the dangers of vaping and accepted recognition on behalf of the… Continue Reading RCMS UNITE Club Members Participate in Community Celebration

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    MVES Students Wear Blue in Observance of Child Abuse Prevention Month

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    Mount Vernon Elementary School students raised awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month by wearing blue on Friday, April 19, 2019. Students also placed blue pinwheels in the school garden.

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    RCMS Students Observe Child Abuse Prevention Month

    RCMS raised awareness for Child Abuse Prevention Month by wearing blue on Friday. Pictured are a group of students from the Challengers who were excited to show their support by wearing blue!

    Thank you to Mrs. Shelia Johnson & Mrs. Sabrina Schoolcraft’s classes for planting pinwheels around the flagpole.  Every Child MATTERS!

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    FRYSC Help Raise Awareness by Wearing Blue

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    April is Child Abuse Prevention Month.  Rockcastle FRYSC helped raise awareness by wearing blue.  At each school a banner was provided with a child abuse hotline number and the local number.

    10 REASONS TO STAND UP FOR CHILDREN:

  • Children are the heart of our future.
  • Everyone can make a difference in a child’s life.
  • It’s… Continue Reading FRYSC Help Raise Awareness by Wearing Blue
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