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November, 2013

  • 1 November

    RMCC-SSS Student of the Month for October

    Jerusha Neufeld is a sophomore at Rich Mountain Community College.  After graduating with her associate’s degree in the spring of 2014, she will transfer to a university to complete a bachelor’s degree in English with teacher licensure in order to teach high school English. She says, “Student Support Services has been invaluable to my academic success. SSS has made my ...

  • 1 November

    Cossatot River High School Afterschool Program

  • 1 November

    Oden Teachers Selected to Attend Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Leaders Conference

    Oden High School teachers, Linda Barnes and Toby Craver, have been selected to attend the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Leaders Conference to be held in Seattle, Washington on November 5.  Mrs. Barnes was one of five teachers from the state of Arkansas selected from the Math Design Collaborative. Mr. Craver was one of five teachers from the state of Arkansas ...

  • 1 November

    Acorn Preschoolers Celebrate Safety with Emergency Personnel

    October was “community helpers” month and “fire safety month” at Acorn Preschool.The preschool along with local fire departments and the forest service joined together to put on a fire safety day on October 4th at the preschool. Children were taught the importance of stop, drop, roll, what number to call in case of an emergency, putting campfires out before you ...

  • 1 November

    Master Gardeners Mentor Acorn Mighty Oaks 4-H Club

    The Polk County Master Gardeners teach members of  The Acorn Mighty Oaks 4 H Club some Gardening skills while completing a community service Project. The Master Gardeners gave their expert advice and training to the Acorn students for the opportunity to learn and give back to their community.

  • 1 November

    Acorn High School Honor Rolls

    1st Nine Weeks Honor Roll – All A’s 7th Grade: Makayla Anderson, Samuel Duvall, Rachel Williamson 8th Grade: Alyson Nichols, Zane Barr; 9th Grade: Macie Adams, Brooke Bates, Morgan Fagan, Shawn Goss, Eric Sutherland 10th Grade: Daric Echols 12th Grade: Timmery Adams, Krysten Fagan, Jasmine Jackson 1st Nine Weeks Honor Roll – A’s & B’s 7th Grade: Kendra Branson, Leo ...

October, 2013

  • 31 October

    Menus for County Schools – Friday, November 1, 2013

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Super Do-Nut, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Frito Chili Pie, Tossed Salad, Green Beans, Side Kick, Milk Choice: Chicken Sandwich, Lettuce, Tomato, Pickles, Green Beans, Fritos, Side Kick, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Chocolate Gravy, Sausage Gravy, Biscuit, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Chicken Patty, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, Biscuit, Orange Wedges, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast: Lunch:

  • 30 October

    Menus for County Schools – Thursday, October 31, 2013

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Toast, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Chicken Quesadilla, Tortilla Chips & Salsa, Refried Beans, Oranges, Milk Choice: Hamburger, Tortilla Chips & Salsa, Refried Beans, Oranges, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Mini Muffins, Sausage Link, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Witches Stew, Green Pepper Strips, Cherry Tomatoes, Crackers, Blood Red Applesauce, Brownie, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:  Breakfast Pizza, Fruit, Juice, ...

  • 29 October

    Menus for County Schools – Wednesday, October 30, 2013

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Biscuit & Gravy, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Beef & Noodles, Mashed Potatoes, Baby Carrots, Snickerdoodle Cookies, Pineapple Tidbits, Milk Choice: Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Baby Carrots, Snickerdoodle Cookies, Pineapple Tidbits, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Cereal, Juice, Milk Lunch: Taco Burger, Refried Beans, Coleslaw, Pears, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:  Biscuit & Gravy, Fruit, Juice, Milk Lunch: Sub Sandwich, ...

  • 28 October

    Menus for County Schools – Tuesday, October 29, 2013

    Mena Public Schools Breakfast: Waffle Sticks, Juice, Milk Lunch: Main: Corn Dog, Garden Spinach Salad, French Fries, Apples, Milk Choice: Turkey Sandwich, Lettuce & Tomato, French Fries, Apple Wedges, Milk   Acorn Public Schools Breakfast:  Breakfast Bar, Pop Tart, Juice, Milk Lunch:  Pepperoni Pizza, Salad, Garlic Bread Stick w/Sauce, Banana, Milk   Cossatot River School Breakfast:  Pancake on a Stick, Fruit, Juice, Milk Lunch: Chicken Fajita, Lettuce ...