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Oden Scholarship Recipients Announced

ORSD Scholarship Students Pictured Front row, left to right: Daniel Kennedy, Brian Kha, Brandon Lewis, Jesse McDonald, Aaron Baker, Steven Simmons Back row, left to right: Brianna Smith, Alexis Tackett, Autumn Rice, Sidney Philpot, Tiffany Hobson, Alli Hughes not pictured: Austin Pierce   Information presented as submitted via email

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Hays Receives Awards at ORSD Board Meeting

Mrs Annette. Hays was recognized at the October ORSD Board Meeting as recent recipient of the FACS Carl Perkins Community Service and the AATFACS (Arkansas Association of Teachers of Family and Consumer Sciences)Carl Perkins Community Service Award for the state of Arkansas.

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Ouachita River Schools District News and Closings

We are coming into the Winter months, where bad weather is possible. Make sure you stay updated on the latest school closings and alerts. Ouachita River School District will now be sending out important district news and alerts through e-mails and text messages. To sign up to receive messages, go to — http://www.ouachitariversd.org/ and fill out the E-Note Sign Up form located ...

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Acorn Elementary Competes In Battle of the Books

Acorn Elementary Battle of the Books teams competed at the DeQueen/Mena educational cooperative on April 29th. Two teams from grade 1-6 competed in the competition. The Fourth Grade Team A: Caleb Reynolds, Jake Lyle, Raeghan Weddle, Michael Auces placed Second Place in the competition.

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Acorn High School 2nd Nine Weeks Honor Roll

All A’s 7th Grade: Makayla Anderson, Rachel Murr, Rachel Williamson 8th Grade: Alyson Nichols, Hannah Graff, Zane Barr 9th Grade: Macie Adams, Brooke Bates, Morgan Fagan, Shawn Goss 10th Grade: Selena Maechler 11th Grade: Adrianna Howard 12th Grade: Jasmine Jackson, Payton Hill. All A’s & B’s 7th Grade: Kendra Branson, Samuel Duvall, Reese Manasco, Haley Richardson, Tessa Kesterson, Mekinzie Kyle, ...

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Acorn High School 1st Semester Honor Roll

All A’s 7th Grade: Makayla Anderson 8th Grade: Alyson Nichols, Zane Barr 9th Grade: Macie Adams, Brooke Bates, Morgan Fagan, Shawn Goss, Eric Sutherland 10th Grade: Selena Maechler, Daric Echols, Charissa Shelly 12th Grade: Jasmine Jackson, Timmery Adams, Sierra Bunyard. All A’s & B’s 7th Grade: Kendra Branson, Samuel Duvall, Haley Richardson, Tessa Kesterson, Mekinzie Kyle, Lauren Lay, Rachel Murr, ...

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ORSD Teachers Attend Training

18 teachers from the Acorn and Oden campuses received 30 Hours of Comprehensive Training in the Orton-Gillingham approach to teaching reading from the Institute for Multi-Sensory Education through IMSE Instructor Kristen White. This method guides the teacher to implement multi-sensory strategies for reading, writing and spelling. The lessons are explicit and systematic in teaching letter ID, the sounds letters and groups of letters make, blending ...

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