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February, 2017

  • 9 February

    School Lunch Menus: February 13-17, 2017

    Acorn School’s Breakfast Monday 2/13 Variety cereal, omelet w/ cheese, toast, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Tuesday 2/14 Variety cereal, super donut, sausage link, raisins, variety fruit, juice, milk Wednesday 2/15 Variety cereal, biscuit & sausage, jelly, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Thursday 2/16 Variety cereal, Mini chocolate donuts, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Friday 2/17 Variety cereal, biscuit & ...

  • 9 February

    County’s Newest K-9 Deputy, Otto, Visits Louise Durham

    The newest member of the Polk County Sheriff’s Department, Otto, stopped by Louise Durham recently with his handler, Sergeant Seth Smith. The students and the staff were excited to meet the pair.

  • 9 February

    5th Grade Learns Times Tables

    Trinity Cude knows that “MULTIPLICATION ROCKS” at Holly Harshman Elementary.  She is the first student in Mrs. White’s 3rd grade math class to memorize all of the multiples from 0-12.  As a reward for her great effort, she received a $10.00 gift card to Wal-Mart.  Pictured, L to R: Tamara Smart, Principal; Trinity Cude, 3rd Grade; and Tisha White, 3rd ...

  • 9 February

    Cossatot River Crowns Miss Cossatot

    Ryhen Martin was crowned queen of the first ever Miss Cossatot River pageant held on January 27th at Cossatot River High School. Other winners included: (l to r): Jacee McGhee, Jayden Johnson, Shayla Reel, Ryhen Martin, Lacey Floyd, and Rynlee Richardson.

  • 9 February

    Aleshire Electric Holds the 2nd Annual Rich Mountain CDE Invitational

    Aleshire Electric sponsored the 2nd Annual Rich Mountain CDE Invitational on Friday, January 27th at the Ouachita Center on the campus of University of Arkansas Rich Mountain. The event is an electricity competition that includes Future Farmers of America (FFA) Ag. Electricity teams and individuals from schools across the region. The winners of the High Individual category were: 1st Place- Pedro ...

  • 9 February

    HHE to Send Book Fair Winners to Next Level

    Holly Harshman Elementary held a local-level Book Fair and brought in judges to determine which students would move on to the next level of competition – regionals to be held soon at the DeQueen-Mena Educational Cooperative Extension. Students created display boards and gave oral presentations on their chosen books, either fiction or non-fiction. Both fourth and fifth grade students participated ...

  • 3 February

    School Lunch Menus: February 6-10, 2017

    Acorn School’s Breakfast Monday 2/6 Variety cereal, breakfast pizza, yogurt, variety fruit, juice, milk Tuesday 2/7 Variety cereal, biscuit & sausage w/ cheese, jelly, variety fruit, juice, milk Wednesday 2/8 Variety cereal, strawberry parfait, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Thursday 2/9 Variety cereal, mini powdered donuts, sausage link, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Friday 2/10 Variety cereal, biscuit & gravy, ...

  • 3 February

    Acorn’s Got Talent Results

    In the middle school division – first place went to Halli Holland, second place was a tie between Kyndall Dycus and Abby Nance, and third place went to Addison Wood.  In the high school division first place went to Tessa Kesterson, second place Nick Lyle and third place Jeb Wilborg.

  • 1 February

    Vandervoort Elem. Partners with Sunny D

    Mrs. Martin’s 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students participated in the 2016-2017 Sunny D Book Spree. Sunny D will donate a book for every Sunny D label turned in. Each teacher is limited to 20 books. Mrs. Martin’s students collected 420 Sunny D labels, which were enough to donate 20 books to every teacher at Cossatot River’s Vandervoort Elementary and ...

  • 1 February

    Vandervoort Elementary Celebrates 100th Day of School

    Vandervoort Preschool and ABC Pre-K celebrated the 100th day of school with a balloon release and also dressed up to be ‘100 years old.’ Vandervoort Elementary Preschool teachers are Sharon Sellers and Cynthia Tena; ABC teachers are Jessica Johnson and Monica Ralls.