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HHE Retirement Reception Planned for Doris Wells

It is with heavy hearts that WE at Holly Harshman Elementary announce the retirement of Doris Wells.  WE have been blessed with Mrs. Wells’ service since 1999.  After loving and teaching more than 800 students in her career in Mena, Mrs. Wells has decided to retire.  WE will miss her, but WE will also cherish her time with us and ...

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School Lunch Menus: March 5-9, 2018

Acorn Public Schools: Monday Breakfast: PreK: Pancake wrap, syrup, fruit, milk. Grades K-12: Variety cereal, pancake wrap, syrup, parfait, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch: PreK: Beefy macaroni, roll, mashed potatoes, green peas, fruit, milk. Grades K-5: Beef macaroni, popcorn chicken, roll, mashed potatoes, green peas, fruit, milk, salad bar. Grades 6-12: Choice of potato bar Tuesday Breakfast: PreK: Variety cereal, fruit, ...

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School Lunch Menus: January 22-26, 2018

Acorn Public Schools: Monday Breakfast: Pre-K: Pancake wrap, syrup, fruit, milk. Grades K-12: Variety cereal, pancake wrap, syrup, parfait, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch: Pre-K: Popcorn chicken, breadstick, green beans, fruit, milk. Grades K-5: Popcorn chicken or chicken parmesan, breadstick, green beans, fruit, milk, salad bar. Grades 6-12: Popcorn chicken, chicken parmesan, potato bar, breadstick, green beans, fruit, milk, salad bar. Tuesday ...

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School Lunch Menus: December 4-8, 2017

Acorn Public Schools: Monday Breakfast: PreK: Breakfast pizza, fruit milk. K-12 Grade: Variety cereal, breakfast pizza, parfait, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch: PreK: Cheeseburger, fries, fruit, milk. Elementary: BBQ chicken sandwich, cheeseburger, fries, fruit, milk, salad bar. Middle & High School: BBQ chicken sandwich, cheeseburger, potato bar, fries, fruit, milk, salad bar. Tuesday Breakfast: PreK: Variety cereal, fruit milk. K-12 Grade: ...

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Mena Schools Learn Bus Safety

Mena Public Schools recently celebrated Bus Safety Week on their campuses. James Davis, supervisor of the transportation department at Mena Schools, and his staff spent the week teaching students and teachers how to safely ride aboard a school bus, how to safely evacuate the bus in case of an emergency, and other safe habits. Pictured: School Resource Officer Jessie Curry ...

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Mena Schools to Celebrate Red Ribbon Week

SUBMITTED – Mena Schools will Celebrate Red Ribbon Week during the week of October 24th through 27th. The theme this year is ‘Bearcat Paws Don’t Touch Drugs’. “As a Community Service project we will partner with Mena High School Hub to donate dog and cat food to the Polk County Humane Society. We challenge the community to join us in our efforts,” ...

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School Lunch Menus: October 16-27, 2017

Acorn Public Schools: Monday Breakfast: Variety Cereal, omelet, cheese, toast, parfait, oranges, juice, milk. Lunch: Elementary: Pasta Primavera w/ chicken, meatball sub, breadstick, corn, pears, salad bar, juice, milk. High School: Chicken pasta primavera, meatball sub, breadstick, baked potato bar, wheat crackers, corn, pears, salad bar, juice, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Variety cereal, super donut parfait, sausage link, raisins, bananas, juice, ...

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Local XCountry Teams Compete In Stuthard Stampede

BY EASTON LEONARD – On Tuesday, September 26th, the local Acorn, Cossatot River, and Mena Cross-Country teams competed in the Stuthard Stampede meet at Acorn High School. In the Junior High Girls race, the DeQueen Leopards placed first with Waldron in second, Mansfield in third, Acorn in fourth, Horatio in fifth, Heavner in sixth, Mena in seventh, and Cossatot in ...

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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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Mena Schools Participates in Great Kindness Challenge

Mena Schools will be participating in the Great Kindness Challenge on January 23-27. The Great Kindness Challenge is one school week devoted to performing as many acts of kindness as possible. Students will be encouraged to do 50 kind acts all that can be accomplished on campus. The students are encouraged to continue sharing their kindness at home, in their ...

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