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RES Preschool Art Show

RES Preschool hosted an Art Show on Friday, May 7th.  Parents and students were able to come to the school to see some of the awesome artwork the students had been working on.  Artwork included a still life painting of a sunflower, a directed drawing of a stegosaurus, monster splash artwork, drawings of their families,… Continue Reading RES Preschool Art Show

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MVES Preschool Classes Celebrate Earth Day

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Ms. Kara’s preschool classes at MVES celebrated Earth Day! Both AM & PM classes used natural and recycled materials to create bird feeders, painted with recycled materials, and learned the importance of making smart decisions that impact our environment.

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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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    MVES Prince and Princess Valentine’s Day Ball

    MVES Prince and Princess Valentine’s Day Ball

    Ms. Kara’s preschool class at Mt. Vernon Elementary School recently celebrated the end of their Fairy Tale unit by hosting the first annual MVES Prince and Princess Valentine’s Day Ball.

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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

  • Continue Reading 2020-2021 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration
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    MVES Preschoolers Learn About Fire Safety

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    Mt. Vernon Elementary preschool students visited  with the Mt. Vernon Fire Department and learned about fire safety.

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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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    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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    2019-2020 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration


    There are two programs in Rockcastle County that offer free early childhood education services to qualifying four year old children. (Three year old children may be eligible with an identified disability.) The programs are: The Rockcastle County Public Preschool and Community Action Council’s South Central Head Start.

    See the flyer below for health requirements, eligibility… Continue Reading 2019-2020 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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    BES Preschools Learn About Winter Weather

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    BES preschoolers have been learning about different types of winter weather. The dramatic play center area has been converted into a weather station. Students can act out being a meteorologist by predicting the weather and using interchangeable weather pictures and temperatures to create a five day forecast. Props are also available to pretend to be a news reporter… Continue Reading BES Preschools Learn About Winter Weather

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