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2021-2022 Preschool Registration/Screenings

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It is time to begin the process of Preschool Registration/Screenings for the 2021-2022 School Year.

Preschool Eligibility :

A child who meets the following guidelines is considered eligible for preschool:

  • Lives in Rockcastle County
  • is 4 years old on or before Aug 1st and
  • Falls under the Federal Income Guidelines
  • Or- if the child:
  • Lives… Continue Reading 2021-2022 Preschool Registration/Screenings
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    Free Family Learning Kits

    Early Learning Kits

    As your child’s first and best teacher, you have the opportunity to participate in your child’s learning in ways that cannot be duplicated. What a great time for you and your child to learn and grow together! You are not just helping your child learn, you are creating wonderful memories for a lifetime.

    To help… Continue Reading Free Family Learning Kits

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    2020-2021 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

    To ensure the safety of our families during the COVID-19 pandemic, Rockcastle County Schools are currently offering online registration for 2020-2021 preschool and kindergarten students. Specific details and enrollment forms are located in the links below.


  • Brodhead Elementary Preschool Registration
  • Mt. Vernon Elementary Preschool Registration
  • Roundstone Elementary Preschool Registration

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    Local Agencies Provide Kindergarten Readiness Packets

    Rockcastle County preschool students received kindergarten readiness packets purchased with funds provided by Rockcastle County Early Childhood Council, Rockcastle County Schools, Community Action Councils South Central Head Start and Kiwanis Club of Rockcastle County. The packets included several instructional materials that students can use in preparation for the upcoming school year.

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    Rockcastle Preschools Earn Five Star Rating

    Kentucky All STARS is Kentucky’s expanded five-star quality rating and improvement system for early care and education programs. Studies show that children who attend high quality early learning environments have better math, language and social skills. The unified system serves all early care and education programs that receive public funding including child care centers, Head… Continue Reading Rockcastle Preschools Earn Five Star Rating

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    2017-2018 Preschool Enrollment Kick-Off

    The 2017-2018 Preschool Enrollment Kick-off event will be Tuesday, April 25th from 5:00-7:00 PM in the MVES gymnasium.  Free inflatables, face painting, snow cones and more!  This event is for ALL incoming 2017-2018 Rockcastle County preschoolers.  Child must be 4 years old by August 1, 2017.

    Printable PDF Flyer>>>


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    2017-2018 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

    Rockcastle County Preschool & Kindergarten registration will be May 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th and 9th from 8:30 AM – 2:00 PM.

  • Brodhead – Please make an appointment by calling 758-9756.
  • Mt. Vernon – Please make an appointment by calling 256-2953.
  • Roundstone – Please make an appointment by calling 256-2235.
  • Registration for Mt. Vernon and Roundstone Schools will be… Continue Reading 2017-2018 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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    Coping with Autism for Parents/Grandparents/Caregivers

    Free Workshop: Coping with Autism for Parents/Grandparents/Caregivers

    November 11, 2016 from 1:00 – 3:00 PM

    Rockcastle County Adult Ed Center – 955 West Main Street

    *Door Prizes*

    If you plan to attend or have additional questions, please contact Dreama Roberts at 256-8301.  Sponsored by the Rockcastle County Early Childhood Council and Ky River Foothills Head Start.

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    Mt. Vernon Fire Department Visits MVES

    Mrs. Sheena’s preschool class at MVES had a wonderful time learning about fire safety last week. We would like to thank the Mt. Vernon Fire Department for bringing their fire trucks to school.

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    BES Preschool News

    October 26-30 Red Ribbon Week – Theme for each day.

    Manic Monday –Crazy hair or crazy clothes “Don’t let drugs twist your mine”

    Time Warp Tuesday – 80’s day or neon colors, “Peace, Love and Me…I’M DRUG FREE’’

    Wild West Wednesday – Boots, flannel, bandanas, “Boot out drugs.”

    Thursday – Storybook Parade – Dress as your… Continue Reading BES Preschool News

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