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April, 2014

  • 14 April

    Phyllis Bell Speaks to Acorn FACS Classes

    Using a personally designed, interactive style presentation entitled “Your Choices Determine Your Life’s Path of Travel,” Phyllis Bell recently spent an afternoon with three Acorn High FACS Classes.  She engaged and challenged the students to seek their most passionate dreams, state them as goals, make choices based upon these priorities and let nothing stop them from reaching their fullest potentials.  ...

  • 14 April

    Four Local Schools Rank Among State’s High Performing Schools

    BY TOSHA LANCE – Four local schools join 206 schools around the state to be recognized as high performing for the 2013-2014 school year, according to the Arkansas Department of Education. The Arkansas School Recognition and Rewards Program recognizes the top 20 percent of schools based on academic achievement, academic growth and graduation rates. Governor Mike Beebe participated in a ...

  • 14 April

    Menus for County Schools – Monday, April 14, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Super Donut, Yogurt, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Corn Dog, Potato Wedges, Pork N Beans, Side Kicks, Milk; Choice: Cheeseburger, Potato Wedges, Broccoli & Cheese, Side Kicks, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Breakfast Burrito, Juice, Milk Lunch: Pizza, Veggies, Fruit,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Breakfast Pizza, Applesauce Cup, Juice, Milk Lunch: Chicken Strips, Macaroni & Cheese, Tossed Salad w/Dressing, Watermelon,  Milk

  • 10 April

    Menus for County Schools – Friday, April 11, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Super Donut, Yogurt, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Chicken Pattie, Macaroni & Cheese, Broccoli, Baby Carrots, Wheat Roll (6-12), Fruit, Milk; Choice: BLT Salad w/Turkey, Wheat Roll, Fruit, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Mini French Toast, Juice, Milk Lunch: Vegetable Soup, Cheese Toast, Crackers, Salad, Pineapple,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Super Donut, Sausage Link, Apple Wedges, Juice, Milk Lunch: Hamburger, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, French Fries, ...

  • 9 April

    Menus for County Schools – Thursday, April 10, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Cereal, Toast, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Baked Ham, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, Angel Biscuits, Strawberries & Bananas, Milk; Choice: Baked Chicken, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, Angel Biscuits, Strawberries & Bananas, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Sausage, Biscuit, Jelly, Juice, Milk Lunch: Sub Sandwich, Whole Kernel Corn, Sandwich Cup, Apples,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Pancake on a Stick, Fruit, Juice, ...

  • 8 April

    Menus for County Schools – Wednesday, April 9, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Biscuit & Gravy, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Chili, Crackers, Cheese Stick, Pickle, Cinnamon Roll, Orange Smiles, Milk; Choice: No Choice Line   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Cereal, Juice, Milk Lunch: Beef Strips, Mashed Potatoes, Salad, Blackeyed Peas, Dried Fruit,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Sausage Roll, Banana, Juice, Milk Lunch: Beef Strips, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Sweet Peas, Fruit Juice Cup, Roll,  Milk

  • 7 April

    Acorn FCCLA Attends Spring Leadership Meeting

    Acorn FCCLA members attended the Spring District 6 Leadership meeting at Maumelle High School on April 2nd. Pictured above (L-R) are Jordan Pennington, Misty Ogelsby, Timmery Adams, Jared Standridge, Lydia Tilley, and Taylor Deramus. Standridge is the Arkansas FCCLA District 6 Vice President of Public Relations and the Acorn FCCLA President.

  • 7 April

    Menus for County Schools – Tuesday, April 8, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Waffle Sticks, Sausage Patty, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Chicken Nuggets, Rice Pilaf, Winter Blend Vegetables, Wheat Roll (6-12), Peaches, Milk; Choice: Chicken Stir Fry, Rice Pilaf, Winter Blend Vegetables, Wheat Roll, Peaches, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Sausage Pancake on a Stick, Juice, Milk Lunch: Chicken Fajita, Salsa, Lettuce/Tomato, Pinto Beans, Oranges, Spice Cake,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Biscuit w/Ham, Orange ...

  • 7 April

    Menus for County Schools – Monday, April 7, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Pancake Sausage on a Stick, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Mini Corn Dogs, French Fries, Mixed Fruit, Rice Krispy Bar, Milk; Choice: Hamburger on a Bun, French Fries, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, Mixed Fruit, Rice Krispy Bar, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Breakfast, Juice, Milk Lunch: Hamburger, Oven Fries, Lettuce/Tomato/Pickles, Chilled Pears,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Pancake Sandwich, Applesauce Cup, Juice, Milk Lunch: Frito Chili Pie, ...

  • 3 April

    Menus for County Schools – Friday, April 4, 2014

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Louise Durham: Breakfast Pizza, Juice, Milk;  Holly Harshman: Blueberry Elfin Loaf, Yogurt, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Hamburger, French Fries, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, Side Kicks, Milk; Choice: Chicken Pattie on a Bun, French Fries, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, Side Kicks, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast: Sausage Gravy, Biscuit, Juice, Milk;  Choice: Cereal Lunch: Turkey Roast, Mashed Potatoes, California Veggie Mix, Oranges,  Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Cheese Omelet, ...