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February, 2017

  • 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.

  • 1 February

    AHS Hosting Acorn’s Got Talent

    The Acorn High School Music Department will be hosting their fourth annual Acorn’s Got Talent Show on Thursday night, February 2nd, at 7:00 p.m. in the Acorn Cafeteria. Contestants will be in Middle and High School. Donations will be taken at the door. All proceeds will go to purchase choir microphones and banners for the new music classroom. All are welcome to come out and show ...

  • 1 February

    Acorn Elementary Students of the Month

    January Students of the Month from Acorn Elementary School were chosen having displayed excellent citizenship, exceptional academic effort/improvement and good attendance. Simple Simon’s Pizza, Goss Electronics, and Laark Enterprises provided lunch and games for the students. Pictured are: Front Row: Gracie Sanchez, 1st grade, daughter of Michael and Cassandra Sanchez; Katie Neugent, 2nd grade, daughter of Jason and Amy Neugent; ...

January, 2017

  • 27 January

    School Lunch Menus: January 30 – February 3, 2017

    Acorn School’s Breakfast Monday 1/30 Variety cereal, cheese omelet, orange, yogurt, juice, milk Tuesday 1/31 Variety cereal, cinnamon roll, sausage link, bananas, yogurt, juice, milk Wednesday 2/1 Variety cereal, super donut, sausage link, raisins, variety fruit, juice, milk Thursday 2/2 Variety cereal, mini chocolate donuts, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Friday 2/3 Variety cereal, biscuit & gravy, jelly, variety fruit, yogurt, ...

  • 25 January

    UARM Science Club to Host 2nd Annual Science Fair

    The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Science Club is preparing to host their 2nd Annual Science Fair on Friday, February 17, 2017. The Science Fair will be held from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. and is open to participants from elementary to college level, including homeschool students. Participants will be awarded in at least nine categories with cash prizes and ...

  • 25 January

    University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Announces Fall 2016 Honor Recipients

    The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain has announced the students named to the Chancellor’s List and Vice Chancellor’s List who were enrolled for the fall 2016 semester. Students named to the Chancellor’s List are full-time, current students who complete 12 semester credit hours or more, excluding developmental coursework, and earn a 4.0 grade point average or higher. The Chancellor’s List ...

  • 25 January

    Area Graduates Earn College Success

    Bethany Barney of Mena was honored at the Southern Arkansas University Fall Commencement on December 9, 2016. Barney was an Agricultural Education major and graduated Cum Laude from the College of Science and Engineering with a Bachelor of Science degree. Sydnee Curry, who attends Hendrix College, was honored for being on the Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester. Maria ...