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Acorn 3rd Graders Learn Science and Art at Crystal Bridges

On December 11, Acorn Elementary third graders boarded a charter bus from Little Rock Tours and travelled to Crystal Bridges Art Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas, to learn about science and art. Upon arrival on this warm December day, the group walked the Nature Trail across rock bridges over natural “crystal” clear springs.  They also walked the Art Trail to experience ...

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Acorn Elementary Announces Perfect Attendance

The following students had perfect attendance for the 1st Semester at the Acorn Campus of the Ouachita River School District:  Bailey Andrews, Emma Arnold, Mason Cearley, Christian Christiana, Karma Christiana, Reily Crabtree, Dawson Davis, Duncan Dill, Randy Dill Ricky Holliday, Jackson Lott, Drew Mabry, Gracie Mabry, Natalie Mabry, Caleigh Moore, Levi Neufeld, Kylee Parnell, Ace Sarabia, Gage Sarabia, Hailee Shores, ...

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Acorn Elementary Hosts Spelling Bee

Acorn Elementary held their annual Spelling Bee for students in 1st thru 3rd grades last week. Winners will move on to the Polk County Spelling Bee, a competition between students from Cossatot River, Ouachita River, and Mena School Districts. Winners from Acorn Elementary are pictured: 1st Grade winners (front row): 1st Place-Drew Mabry, 2nd Place-Cavan Reynolds, 3rd Place-Avery Singleton. 2nd ...

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Acorn Elementary Announces November Students of the Month

The November Students of the Month from Acorn Elementary School were chosen due to having displayed excellent citizenship, exceptional academic effort/improvement, and good attendance. Simple Simon’s Pizza, Goss Electronics, and Laark Enterprises provided lunch and games. Pictured are: Front Row: Janice Gonzalez, 1st grade, granddaughter of Joe and Zula Hale; Jozie Daniels, Kindergarten, daughter of Jon and Lisa Daniels; Bailey ...

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December Students of the Month Announced by Acorn Elementary

The December 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. Pictured are: Front Row: Keaton Shores, Kindergarten, son of Cody and Chelsee Shores; Gabriel Elizalde, Kindergarten, son of Salvador and Stephanie Elizalde; Drew Mabry, 1st grade, ...

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Acorn Elementary Celebrates Freedom

Acorn Elementary students are studying the Constitution and will “Celebrate Freedom” this week in honor of Constitution Week.

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Students Learn All Things Bears at First BEAR Parent Night

SUBMITTED – Be Excited About Reading (BEAR) Parent Night at Acorn Elementary School focused on encouraging students to learn and read about black bears. Students in grades K-3 and their parents were guided by their teachers to three different stations. Pat Knighten, Project Wild Coordinator for Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, explained why Arkansas used to be called the Bear ...

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Acorn School to Host Viewing Event of Total Solar Eclipse for Students and Parents

BY MELANIE WADE – Acorn Elementary is hosting a viewing event at their campus on Monday, August 21, 2017 for a total solar eclipse that will be visible to all of North America. Acorn school has purchased eclipse glasses and will provide them to any parent or participant who would like to experience the event with their child. They will ...

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Acorn Elementary Announces 4th Nine Week Honor Roll

Acorn Elementary has announced their honor roll for the 4th nine week report card. The following students have received all a’s: 2nd grade: Bailey Andrews, Joshua Bass III,  Karma Christiana, Camara Dill, Josey Dollar, Jaxon Hadley, Sarah Hopper, Dreygon Long, John McAdams, Blake Moore, Chloe Odom, Rowdi Pryor, Ace Sarabia, Gage Sarabia, Steven Walsh, Christian Warner, Michawl Webb, Ashlyn Aguilar, ...

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Acorn Elementary Participates in ‘Super Tiger Track Meet’

To encourage the students to do their best on the IOWA Testing, Acorn Elementary’s Kindergarten through 2nd graders participated in a “Super Tiger Track Meet” on Friday, March 31. The Track Meet was directed by Coach Keith Willsey and the Acorn Tiger Track Team at the Acorn Track! The students participated in the following track events: 50 yd. dash, Softball ...

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