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  • sch-rv051614-acheive 3000 pic Achieve 3000 at BRMS Walk into Benjamin Rush Middle School and the program called Achieve 3000 is common jargon for middle school students. The Achieve3000 program believes in the potential of every student to achieve more. By reaching individual students based on a uniq

    May 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Opportunity School making a difference The newly created Opportunity School is in the final month of its first year as a pilot program. Last summer, Rush County Schools encouraged students to opt back into school and try a different way of learning by attending Opportunity School. Someti

    May 9, 2014

  • sch-rv050914-SADD pic SADD celebrates success The 2014 Indiana SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) Celebration, an annual one-day conference, was held on April 16 at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. The conference is sponsored by State Farm Insurance and the Indiana Criminal Justice In

    May 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • sch-rv050914-lion pride pic Lion Pride breakfast The Lion Pride Program was implemented a few years ago to recognize students for their achievement in attendance, academics, and attitude. Recognition is just not based on a specific achievement, but improvement in all or one of the above areas. Stud

    May 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • RCHS concert band receives "gold" rating The Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) recently held the High School Band Organization Festival. Thirteen sites took part in this event the weekend of April 25. The RCHS Concert Band performed April 25 at Shelbyville. "The band did an am

    May 9, 2014

  • Ivy Tech Richmond awarded $150,000 grant to provide manufacturing skills training RICHMOND -- Ivy Tech Community College Richmond is among 17 community colleges nationwide, the only one in Indiana, receiving $150,000 to train area residents with skills needed for regional manufacturing jobs. The award is part of a $4.19 million do

    May 6, 2014

  • Fenimore selected to attend summer institute Rushville Consolidated High School is pleased to announce that Mrs. Carol Fenimore is one of two who have selected to attend the Indiana University Biology Summer Institute, June 23-27. The five day Biology Summer Institute is designed for biology te

    May 6, 2014

  • sch-rv050614-peer reading pic Peer reading buddies Schools have been utilizing various forms of peer reading for many years and the benefits are widely acknowledged. In September 2011, the University of Durham published the results of the largest ever trial of peer tutoring in reading with primary sc

    May 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • Soil to spoon Agriculture in the Classroom is a grassroots program coordinated by the United States Department of Agriculture. Its goal is to help students gain a greater awareness of the role of agriculture in the economy and society, so that they may become citi

    May 2, 2014

  • Varsity scholars = academic excellence Rushville Consolidated High School can be proud of the many teams that excel within its walls. However, the team known as Varsity Scholars raises the bar when it comes to maintaining academic strength and determination. Because of the firm belief in

    May 2, 2014