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February, 2017

  • 22 February

    Acorn FCCLA Backs the Blue for Star Event

    BY MELANIE BUCK – Acorn FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America), are currently taking part in a Star Event (Students Taking Action with Recognition) through the national organization. Star Events are competitive events in which members are recognized for proficiency and achievement in chapter and individual projects, leadership skills, and career preparation. STAR Events offer individual skill development ...

  • 17 February

    School Lunch Menus: February 20-24, 2017

    Acorn School’s Breakfast Monday 2/20 Variety cereal, omelet w/ cheese, toast, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Tuesday 2/21 Variety cereal, super donut, sausage link, raisins, variety fruit, juice, milk Wednesday 2/22 Variety cereal, biscuit & sausage, jelly, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Thursday 2/23 Variety cereal, Mini chocolate donuts, variety fruit, yogurt, juice, milk Friday 2/24 Variety cereal, biscuit & gravy, ...

  • 16 February

    Cossatot River Student is Recipient of AAE Diamond Award

    SUBMITTED – Victoria Needham, a senior at Cossatot River High School, received the Arkansas Alternative Education Diamond Award Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the Capitol in Little Rock. The Diamond Award was presented to a select thirteen students in the state for diligence, perseverance, sensitivity, and resiliency. She traveled to the capitol with Principal Dewayne Taylor, teacher Kim Meeks, Virtual Arkansas facilitator ...

  • 9 February

    Louise Durham’s Super Students

    Louise Durham Super Students of the Week for February 6th are: Gavin Griffin, Jacob Holt, Kiera Killian, Mason Tomblin, Makenley Sullivan, Alec Erickson, Shayla Benson, Mason Holloway, Ty Thomas, Maxwell Dollarhyde, Camren Edwards, Hailee Pullen, Zoe Byrd, Aiden Whisenhunt, Patricia VanFleet, RoxAnne Ezell, Sergio Maldonado, Shooter Davis, Bryant Thomas, Tiffiny Cavelli, Hadassah Torres,Serenity May, Madison McWilliams, Stori Lindsey, Rayden Lopez, ...

  • 9 February

    HHE Participates Great Kindness Challenge

    Holly Harshman Elementary participated in the national Great Kindness Challenge throughout the week of January 23 – January 27.  WE challenged our students to perform as many acts of kindness throughout the school, their homes and in the community as they could.  For each act of kindness WE added a link to our kindness chain.  WE unveiled our chain of ...

  • 9 February

    HHE Launches Class Ambassador Program

    SUBMITTED – Following the suggestion of some of their 3rd graders, Holly Harshman Elementary is excited to roll out a new program – the Class Ambassador Program. A Class Ambassador helps visitors or new students learn their way around and keep new students company at lunch and recess. These very important helpers also explain classroom projects or displays to parents or ...

  • 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.