Nov 07 2017

BES Weekly Newsletter 11/7/2017

Tuesday, November 7 – Picture retakes at 9:00 Thursday, November 10 – Advisory Council Meeting at 12:00 at BES Wednesday, November 15 – Community Thanksgiving Lunch November 22, 23, 24 – No School – Thanksgiving Holiday Please send in Box Tops.  We will be collecting them throughout the school year. The Brodhead FRC is in… Continue Reading BES Weekly Newsletter 11/7/2017

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Nov 06 2017

Tori Dotson Wins Class 2A State Cross-Country Championship

Tori Dotson

RCHS sophomore Tori Dotson won the Class 2A State Cross-Country Championship on Saturday at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington with an amazing race and an awesome time of 19:15.8 for the 5,000-meter (3.1 miles) race.  This was the first high school cross-country state title for Tori and the first-ever for an RCHS competitor in… Continue Reading Tori Dotson Wins Class 2A State Cross-Country Championship

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Nov 03 2017

Spring Into Reading Program Recognized in National Publication

From ABC-CLIO’s School Library Connection website https://schoollibraryconnection.com/ Spring into Reading: A School/Community Partnership The Background Since I became a librarian in 1995, my goal has been to implement one innovative idea each year. In 2003 and 2004, I was awarded We the People bookshelves from the National Endowment for the Humanities, which required me to… Continue Reading Spring Into Reading Program Recognized in National Publication

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Nov 02 2017

Rockcastle Educators Rally to Save Pensions

Fund our Pension Rally in Frankfort

Several Rockcastle County Schools employees gathered outside the Kentucky Sate Capitol on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 to rally against Governor Matt Bevin’s proposed pension plan. U.S. News Article 

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Nov 01 2017

Brodhead FRC Receives Operation RoundUp Grant

Brodhead Elementary Family Resource Center recently received a grant in the amount of $1000 from Jackson Energy Operation RoundUP Grant Program. Jackson Energy Board member, Phil Thompson presented the donation to BES FRC Coordinator Satica Morgan. “Operation RoundUp is an easy way for co-op members to give a small amount each month to deserving individuals and organizations… Continue Reading Brodhead FRC Receives Operation RoundUp Grant

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Nov 01 2017

JROTC Cadets Serve at Wildcat Mountain

JROTC at Camp Wildcat

A group of cadets participated in a community service event at the Civil War Reenactment during the weekend of October 20-22, 2017. Henry Smith, the Operations Officer from the Laurel Home Guard, has said on numerous occasions that, without help from the Rocket Battalion JROTC it would be hard to host Camp Wildcat to the… Continue Reading JROTC Cadets Serve at Wildcat Mountain

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Oct 30 2017

Mt. Vernon Message 10/30/2017

Fall Picture Retakes are scheduled for Thursday, November 2. Monday, November 6: No School – Professional Development for Staff November 9: Boys 2nd–5th Grade Basketball Evaluations at MVES 5:45-7:00 PM:  2nd-3rd Grade Boys 7:15-8:30: 4th-5th Grade Boys Please arrive 15 minutes early Archery practice is every Monday until 5:00.  Remember that if there is not school… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 10/30/2017

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Oct 30 2017

2017 RCHS Rocket Madness

RCHS Rocket Madness will be Tuesday, November 7th.   Meal will be served from 5:00-6:30 pm.  The cost is $5 and includes Back Porch Barbecue or hot dog with chips, dessert and a drink.  Program begins at 6:30 pm in the RCHS gym  Purchase tickets from any ballplayer or pay at the door.  

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Oct 30 2017

Local Planning Committee Public Forum No. 2

The Rockcastle County Local Planning Committee will conduct a PUBLIC FORUM on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Rockcastle County Teaching and Learning Center at 5:30 p.m. and hold a Regular Local Planning Committee Meeting thereafter. The Local Planning Committee will convene a Public Forum to solicit public comment on the proposed District Facilities Plan.… Continue Reading Local Planning Committee Public Forum No. 2

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Oct 26 2017

Standing Strong at Roundstone Elementary

Standing Strong at RES

Standing Strong By: Haley McClure, Gracie Peavie, and Makaylee McNally 5th grade reporters On Friday, October 20, 2017 the Stand Strong Team came to Roundstone Elementary School.  This was the kick off for Red Ribbon Week.  It was an incredible experience.  Team members did many strongman stunts such as breaking concrete blocks, bending a metal… Continue Reading Standing Strong at Roundstone Elementary

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