April 13, 2013 – 8 a.m. to noon
Rushville Elementary School West (enter RESW sidewalk)
Parents – please bring the following information with you:
l Enrollment Form on line at http://res.rushville.k12.in.us/ (please fill this out ahead of time)
l Birth Certificate
l Shot records
Hearing screenings will be given by Rush County Schools’ Speech and Language Teachers. Free vision screenings will be given by Dr. Sickbert and Dr. Fenimore. Immunizations will be given my Meridian Health Services. Parents need to bring proof of insurance with them. If insurance is not available or does not cover immunizations, arrangements for free shots will be made.
A Community Fair will be held in the Rushville Elementary East Gym. Community Fair participants are:
Gentle Dentist - Knightstown, RMH, Daisy Scouts, Big Brothers/Sisters, RPD, Emergency Management Services, Harcourt Outlines, RCSD, Rush County Nutritionists, Head Start, RFD, Adult 211 Education, Rushville Public Library and the Exchange Student Program.
A “Block” party will be provided by Purdue University in Conjunction with the Rush County Extension Office. A Health Fair will be provided with information and screenings from Rush Memorial Hospital.
(Age 5 by August 1, 2013)
April 13, 2013 – 8 a.m. to noon
Rosella Troyer named 2013 Milroy Alumni Scholarship winner
The 2013 Milroy Alumni Scholarship winner is Rosella Troyer, daughter of Marvin and Miriam Troyer of the Milroy area.
Fourth graders visit Indiana Statehouse
Knightstown 4th Graders Visit Statehouse — Fourth-grade students from Charles A. Beard School Corporation meet with State Sen. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg) and State Rep. Tom Saunders (R-Lewisville) after touring the Indiana Statehouse on Monday, May 13.
RCHS Class of 1983 seeking classmates
The RCHS Class of 1983 is planning their 30 year class reunion for this summer. The event will take place starting at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at the Knights of Columbus.
Kindergarten class hears guest book reader
Marlene Fudge, Rush County Farm Bureau women’s leader, read the book “A to Z Corn” to Mrs. Angle’s Kindergarten class and presented the book to the classroom. Mrs. Fudge also made a snack for each student out of different kinds of corn cereal.
Local students named to University of Evansville Dean’s List
EVANSVILLE - The following local students earned a position on the University of Evansville Dean’s List for academic achievements during the Spring Semester 2013:
Farming in the Classroom
Marlene Fudge and Barbara Powers recently visited Mays Elementary to teach the students about cattle.
Students visit battlefield
On May 4, Mays History Club took a field trip to Tippecanoe County.
RCCF Youth in Philanthropy Fund grants awarded
The Youth in Philanthropy Grants Committee, comprised of Rush County high school students from Rushville Consolidated High School, Knightstown High School and Home School High Schools, recently met to review grant applications for the annual grant cycle for the Youth in Philanthropy Fund.
Art with a purpose
You need not go far to find a concentration of art featuring a variety of traditional works by Rush County artisans. There is a neat legacy right here at Benjamin Rush Middle School. And who knows what new and exceptional art pieces will be added in the years ahead.
RCHS announces Character Counts winners for April
Rushville Consolidated High School Principal Matt Vance has announced the winners for the Character Counts Award for April. The trait was Integrity and the selected students are:
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