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July, 2016

  • 28 July

    Ouachita River School District Announces Open House Dates

    Ouachita River School District has announced their public meeting and open house dates for both the Acorn and Oden campuses. On Thursday, August 11, 2016, a public meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria of both campuses. The public meeting will give parents a chance to hear and overview of the school’s finances, test scores, and overall ...

  • 28 July

    Vandervoort Elementary Open House Dates Released

    Kindergarten through 6th Grade students entering the Cossatot River School District, Vandervoort Elementary Campus, for the first time and who have not already enrolled may register for the fall term at the elementary school in Vandervoort.  The office will be open for registration Monday-Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The first day of school for the 2016 – 2017 ...

  • 21 July

    Mena High School JAG Program and Specialist Recognized at National Level

    Mena High School JAG Program was recognized by National JAG (Jobs for America’s Graduates) for being a Peak Performing Program. Mena excelled in two areas – positive outcomes and full-time placement. National JAG has a network of 32 states and over 1,000 classrooms. Only 116 JAG programs were recognized for being Peak Performing Programs. Mena JAG was also recognized for ...

  • 21 July

    Mena to Host Early Registration Days

    Mena Public Schools has announced their new summer registration dates and times. They are offering a day for parents and guardians of returning students to come on campus and approve or make changes to previously obtained student information and eliminate the packet of forms that come home with students on the first day of school. Mena High School Registration will ...

June, 2016

  • 9 June

    Acorn High School 4th Nine Week & 2nd Semester Honor Roll

    Acorn High School Honor Roll 4th Nine Weeks  6th Grade: All As – Michael Auces, Emily Blair, Dennis Bohlman, Kyla Kimp, Kiersten Larucci, Jacob Lyle, Abigail Nance, Joshua Tilley, Raeghan Weddle. As & Bs – Adrianna Bates, Mason Cunningham, Lexi Dilbeck, Reese Rogers, Ethan Sutherland, Kaylee Tedder, Riley Weddle, Ayden Wood. 7th Grade: All As – Emmylynn Goss, Corryn Holland, ...

  • 2 June

    Mena Middle School’s 2nd Semester Honor Roll

    ALL A’S  6th grade – Jett Baber, Alison Bates, Katie Benefield, Jaimeson Biard, Amanda Booth, Aryana Carter, Braxton Claborn, Sam Cross, William Davis, Whitney Dilbert, Grayson Fairless, Christina Gragg, Sarah Grenier, Alexis Harper, Breeanna Hendrix, Nathaniel Jewell, Emily Liles, Abigail McConnell, Zachary Medlin, Jaiden Milam, Gage Mortimer, Jerrod  Najar, Justice Neufeld, Allison Ogden, Drey Ozanich, Avery Powell, Austin Rose, Belle ...

  • 2 June

    Mena Middle School’s 4th Nine Week Honor Roll

    All A’S 6th Grade– Cassidy Ashcraft, Jett Baber, Isabella Balkenhol, Allison Bates, Katie Benefield,  Jaimeson Biard, Amanda Booth, Aryana Carter, Braxton Claborn, Samuel Cross, Alexis Davis, Joshua Davis, William Davis, Whitney Dilbert, Grayson Fairless,  Nathaniel Jewell, Leilani Knight, Emily Liles, Abigail McConnell, Jaiden Milam, Gage Mortimer, Jerrod Najar, Justice Neufeld, Allison Ogden, Christina Ortiz, Drey Ozanich, Rachel Pennington, Caleb Peters, ...

  • 1 June

    Acorn High School’s 4th Nine Weeks & Semester Honor Roll

    Acorn High School Honor Roll 4th Nine Weeks 6th Grade: All As – Michael Auces, Emily Blair, Dennis Bohlman, Kyla Kimp, Kiersten Larucci, Jacob Lyle, Abigail Nance, Joshua Tilley, Raeghan Weddle. As & Bs – Adrianna Bates, Mason Cunningham, Lexi Dilbeck, Reese Rogers, Ethan Sutherland, Kaylee Tedder, Riley Weddle, Ayden Wood. 7th Grade: All As – Emmylynn Goss, Corryn Holland, ...

  • 1 June

    Louise Durham’s Registration

    Pre-K and Kindergarten registration continues at Louise Durham Elementary, Monday-Thursday from 8:00-3:30. The parents should bring their child’s birth certificate, social security card, immunization records, and proof of a well-child physical that was completed in the last two years. The parents are encouraged to register their child even if they don’t have all of the documents needed, as they may bring the required documents any ...

  • 1 June

    State Farm Agent Rewards Perfect Attendance

    Matt Thomas State Farm  Agent gave a bike to all students at Louise Durham Elementary who had perfect attendance the whole year. Pictured are 2nd Grade: Riya Desai, Madilyn Dees Quaker, and Annabelle Peters; 1st Grade: Brennan Burk and Tycen Baber (not pictured); and Kindergarten: Rebecca Cude, Keira Killan and Molly Sharp.