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Mena Middle Competes in Ashdown Quiz Bowl

The Mena Middle School GT class competed in the Ashdown Invitational Quiz Bowl on Wednesday, November 8th.  The students were undefeated throughout the competition and wrapped up the day with a 1st place finish for the event. The 6th Grade Team is pictured: (Back, L to R) Maddox Medlin, Amy Gragg, Jocelyn Biard, Heidi Wells, Hailey Emerson, Hudson Vacca, Sophia ...

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MMS Awarded for Student Success

(Little Rock) – Being a high academic performing and/or growing school not only serves students, but may also result in additional reward funding. For the 2015-16 school year, 201 public schools were recently recognized as either high performing schools, high gaining schools, or both through the Arkansas School Recognition and Reward Program. The program recognizes the top 10 percent of ...

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MMS Receives Grants for Student Performance and Tech Partnership

BY MELANIE BUCK – Mena Middle School has been chosen as recipients of two grants recently that will benefit students and educators. The first of the two grants was awarded based on high student performance. MMS Principal Cliff Sherrer explained that they had an exceptional number of students exceed performance standards and were awarded a grant from the state. Sherrer ...

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MMS’s 1st Semester Honor Roll and Merit List

All A’S 6th grade- Beau Bledsoe, Dusty Davis, Addi Dollar, Evelyn Ellis, Evelyn Farrier, Draven Hair, Keira Hall, Brendon Heath, Emmi Hines, Emily Holloway, Aslynn Jackson, Gabriel Kelley, Emily May, Kate McDonald, Daniel McDonald, Hannah Medcalf, Taylor Nance, Paige Parnell, Gabrielle Pierce, Trevin Plunkett, Kendall Posey, Carmen Puckett, Ranessa Ricker, Alexander Rocha, Layla Sessler, Layla Spenser, Emma Threlkeld 7th grade– ...

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MMS’s 2nd Nine Week Honor Roll and Merit List

All A’S 6th grade–  Beau Bledose, Dusty Davis, Addi Dollar, Evelyn Ellis, Evelyn Farrier, Draven Hair, Keira Hall, Brendon Heath, Emmi Hines, Emily Holloway, Aslynn Jackson, Emily May, Kate McDonald, Daniel McDonald, Alexia Minzel, Taylor Nance, Paige Parnell, Gabrielle Pierce, Trevin Plunkett, Carmen Puckett, Ranessa Ricker, Alexander Rocha, Layla Sessler, Layla Spenser, Emma Threlkeld, 7th grade – Allison Bates, Katie ...

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Mena Middle School Plans Red Ribbon Week

The Mena Middle School Bearcats Against Destructive Decisions (BADD) Team Red Ribbon Week Committee has been working hard on Red Ribbon Week plans. Mena Schools will celebrate National Red Ribbon Week October 24-28.This years National Theme is #YouOnlyLiveOnce….YOLO Be Drug Free. TEAM Mena invites the community to celebrate with them. They will have themed dress up days throughout the week. The themes ...

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Mena Middle School Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs Club

Mena Middle School Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs (HOFNOD) Club traveled to Lake Wilhelmina on Monday, October 10, to clean up around the lake. MMS was awarded the Hooked on Fishing-Not on Drugs Grant last spring. With the grant funding, a conservation project is required. Eighteen students, grades 6 thru 8, worked hard to clean up a bunch of ...

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Summer Basketball Camp League

BY RICK WRIGHT – During the month of July, local girls high school and junior high school basketball teams scrimmaged on Tuesday nights in the Summer Basketball Camp League. The Mena Ladycats, Acorn Lady Tigers, Cossatot River Lady Eagles and the Dierks Lady Outlaws scrimmaged on Tuesday evening at Mena, Acorn and Cossatot River schools. The teams were coached by ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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