RCSHS is working to continuously improve the culture of learning for our students. We would like input from parents and/or guardians with regards to educational opportunities at the high school. Please take 10 minutes to fill out the survey in the link below by Friday, October 27th. Thank you for taking time to help us continuously grow as educators!
District saves almost $560,000 to date
Town Hall Meeting set for October 10, 2017, 6 PM at Rodburn Elementary School gymnasium
Kentucky is laying the preliminary groundwork to transition to state’s new accountability system over the next two years. School districts across the Commonwealth are already seeing changes in the 2016-2017 accountability scores for KPREP or Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress.
The following dates and times are set for orientation of the following grades.
12th Grade– July 31st – 5:00-7:00
11th Grade– August 1st – 5:00-7:00
10th Grade– August 2nd – 5:00-7:00
9th Grade – August 3rd – 5:00-7:00
It is with heavy hearts that we remember Coach Keith Prater, who lost a courageous battle against leukemia. It can truly be said that he waged this battle the way he lived his life -- with dignity, with strength and with an unwavering faith. He will be missed and fondly remembered by so many people in this community and beyond.
For more about Coach Prater and the services to be held in his remembrance, go to: Coach Keith Prater.
The Excellence in Teaching Awards are presented annually by Campbellsville University. White, Diedrichsen and Stafford were three of the 190 teachers that were recognized.
ROWAN COUNTY SCHOOLS AND ST. CLAIRE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER WILL BE OFFERING FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS TO ANY STUDENT IN GRADES 2-12 ON Saturday, June 3rd
Kindergarten Academy: A summer program for incoming Kindergarten students to learn routines/procedures and practice readiness skills.
The Rowan County Senior High School Drama Department will be presenting "The Sound of Music" beginning April 27 and running through April 30.
Kelly Ford, who has served as an assistant coach under five head coaches at Rowan County Senior High School, was named to take over the helm of the high school’s football program.
Nick Anderson and Emma Li Mathews were named Mr. & Mrs. RCSHS.
The Rowan County Senior High School established the Alumni Hall of Fame to recognize and honor alumni who bring the highest distinction to themselves, their community, and serve as a role model for the students at RCSHS. Candidates must exemplify the qualities of irreproachable character and outstanding citizenship. Candidates’ achievements will be weighed by a selection committee, which will consider favorably those whose achievements bring the greatest honor to Rowan County Senior High School.
Genny Jenkins named to Kentucky Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented Education.
Congratulations to the Rowan County Middle School Cheerleaders, for placing 4th at the KAPOS Cheerleading Competition, Saturday, December 17. The competition was held at the Kentucky Horse Park; Alltech Arena with over 80 elementary and middle school teams in attendance.
Nineteen members of the Rowan County Senior High School Class of 2017 will be graduating Summa Cum Laude, meaning they have maintained a GPA of 4.0 or greater during their four years at the high school.
"Cookies with Santa" will be on Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 4:30-6:30 PM at the RCSHS Viking Cafe.
Click the link to see details about upcoming cheer events.
The links for Infinite Campus have changed.
Staff should use this link:
Parents and students wishing to access the portal should visit this one:
NOTE: If you receive an error message, logout of your account and redo, please choose District "Rowan" and log in again. Infinite Campus went through an update over the summer which is causing the error message. If you need further assistance, please contact your child’s school.
The Rowan County School District, whose schools are also fully accredited, is one of only thirty-nine (39) public school districts in the Commonwealth of Kentucky to successfully complete the process to receive and maintain accreditation from AdvancED.
Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt will be hosting a series of regional Town Hall Meetings across the Commonwealth to gather feedback from Kentuckians on a new accountability that has been under development for the past year. The Town Hall Meeting scheduled for the Rowan County area will be on April 17, 2017 from 6:30-8:00 PM at Rowan County Senior High School’s Performing Arts Center (499 Viking Drive.)
Click here for a listing of the locations for all the Town Hall Meetings across the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
RCSHS Prom will be held at the Morehead Conference Center on Saturday, May 6th from 8:00-11:00pm. Walk-In will begin at 6:45pm. Read more about eligibility.
The late SSgt. Daniel Fannin (Class of 2001) and former RCSHS teacher and assistant principal Nadine Griffith are the newest members inducted into the RCSHS Hall of Fame on February 2, 2017.
RCSHS Project Prom will begin on Saturday, May 6th at 11:45pm and end on Sunday, May 7th at Rowan County Senior High School. Project Prom provides a fun, safe place for students to eat, play games and win prizes after prom. Students will receive a t-shirt upon entering Project Prom. Students will not be permitted to leave project prom before 5:00am without parent permission.
Keith Prater's dedication to the game of baseball and to his players will be honored by the Cincinnati Reds on September 23, 2017.
Rowan County Senior High School has many unclaimed paid-in-full “The VIKING” yearbooks from years past. Is your name on the list?
Program recognizes high schools that help to keep young athletes safe
First day of school is August 10th. Click here to see the district calendar for the 2017-2018 school year.
Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) will underwrite the cost of the 2016-17 AP tests for students who qualify for free and reduced-price lunch.
Congratulations to the Clearfield Elementary Cheerleaders, who placed third at the KAPOS State Cheerleading Competition, Saturday, December 17. The competition was held at the Kentucky Horse Park; Alltech Arena with over 80 middle and elementary school teams in attendance.