PCSSD
It's the first official day of summer! How are you celebrating? #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 4 hours ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
“A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.” —Unknown Happy Father’s Day to all the father figures out there. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 9 hours ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
On June 19, 1865 federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas to take control and ensure all enslaved people be freed. Juneteenth, as it is now known, honors the end to slavery in the US & is considered the longest-running African American holiday. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
1 day ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teens ages 13-18 get to workout FREE at any 10 Fitness location from May 15 - Sept. 1. Create positive summer memories and get them off the couch, off their phones and off to living an active, confident lifestyle! Details: www.10fitness.com/freeteensummer #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
1 day ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
School leadership teams from across PCSSD wrapped a week-long AVID professional development with a spirit day last Friday (Jun. 10). Each school participated in an AVID spirit war. Watch until the end to find out who won! https://youtu.be/gHonOcB0NJE #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Shout out to the ROBINSON HIGH cheer squad who had a successful trip to the NCA cheer camp last week. The girls worked hard and learned a lot as a team. A special shout out to Rayla Johnson on being selected as an All-American Cheerleader. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Students from MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES participated in the JROTC summer camp last week at Camp Robinson. Students learned strong leadership skills to prepare them for the upcoming school year. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Who's ready for some summer fun with Pulaski County Youth Services? PCYS created a Photo Scavenger Hunt as a chance to get outdoors and win prizes! Check out the details on the scavenger picture and get it done by Friday, June 25. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Last week, the girls who completed Hornets Basketball Camp awarded the coaches with a certificate of appreciation. What a fun way to show thanks to your coaches! Campers also received a certificate for completing the camp. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Summer is a great time to be outdoors. One way to have some outside fun is to build a backyard bonfire. Enjoy some hot dogs and s'mores, sing campfire songs, or tell stories around the fire. http://ow.ly/ijiH50F0rgj #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
More than a dozen PCSSD student-athletes were named to All Arkansas Preps teams for the 2020-2021 school year. These student-athletes will be recognized at the annual All Arkansas Preps banquet on June 19. Congrats to all! http://ow.ly/WKD150FaWAk #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Juneteenth is celebrated annually to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved people in the U.S. Learn more about some of the activities happening in Little Rock on Saturday, June 19 and the Juneteenth Arkansas Festival: www.juneteentharkansas.com
4 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Kids often fall victim to the summer slide, but we want to offer some tips to prevent the slide. Plan a virtual field trip. Students can access (often for free) places all over the world from their home computer. http://ow.ly/x4Rl50F0rd6 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Christie Alexander, a pre-K teacher at CLINTON ELEMENTARY, is chaperoning 2 former students as they compete for Miss Arkansas and Miss Arkansas Outstanding Teen! Carson Beeching is Miss SAU and Haven Williams is Miss Heartland’s Outstanding Teen. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Shout out to our 9 schools that finished the year with ZERO quarantine days for COVID-19: BAKER, CRYSTAL HILL, LAWSON, OAKBROOKE, PINE FOREST, ROBINSON ELEM, MILLS MIDDLE, ROBINSON HIGH & SYLVAN HILLS HIGH NORTH. These schools didn't have any full-building pivots all year. And in joking spirits, MAUMELLE MIDDLE got an award for the *most* quarantine days this year. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Regal Cinema's 2021 Summer Movie Express series is hosting summer movies for the whole family. Every Tuesday and Wednesday through September 8, Summer Movie Express tickets are just $1. See the schedule and learn more: https://www.regmovies.com/static/en/us/promotions/summer-movie-express
5 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Internet and social media safety is very important for students and families. This summer, we want to provide some resources from @ArkansasEd to help students develop internet etiquette. http://ow.ly/6WbM50F0r60 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
On this day in 1777, the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution about the design of the United States flag. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson marked the anniversary by declaring June 14 as Flag Day. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
@CALibrarySystem wants to feature your pet in a Virtual Pet Parade. CALS will feature the pet submissions in a virtual parade on the CALS Kids @ Main Library Facebook page on Tuesday, July 6, at 2pm. Details here: cals.org/virtual-pet-parade #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
SYLVAN HILLS HIGH football hosted the 2021 Future Bears Youth Football Camp last week. Nearly 100 campers worked on various drills and had a 7 on 7 tournament, awards and a fire truck cool down! Props to staff and players for hosting a great camp! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: PCSSD is offering meals for children this summer through a special program. The program will provide weekly boxes of 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for Pulaski County children at 7 PCSSD school locations. Details: http://ow.ly/e9XO50F2mG3 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Congratulations to our very own deputy superintendent, Alesia Smith, on receiving her doctorate. Your hard work and dedication has finally paid off. We're so happy for you, DR. SMITH!! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Principals from across the district enjoyed an end of the year celebration on Monday. Principals reflected on the past year, enjoyed delicious food from The Grill Runner and played lots of games. Thank you for leading our schools this year! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Congratulations to the 12 student-athletes from MAUMELLE, ROBINSON and SYLVAN HILLS HIGH who were selected by the @ArkActAssn for the 2021 All-State teams. We're proud your hard work on and off the field this year. http://ow.ly/H6gH50F52fr #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Summer is a great time to be outdoors. One way to have some outside fun is to build a backyard obstacle course with hula hoops, rump ropes, sticks, and other materials around your house. http://ow.ly/yfDs50F0qTK #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
More than 30 rising seniors from MAUMELLE, MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES, ROBINSON and SYLVAN HILLS HIGH were invited to attend the annual Girls State and Boys State programs this summer. Read the full list here: https://www.pcssd.org/article/476093?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Kids often fall victim to the summer slide, but we want to offer some tips to prevent the slide. Read. Read. Read. Allow kids to read what they enjoy and even read together to share a joint experience. http://ow.ly/ZK2750F0qRM #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
School may be out, but we had to share the awesome last day school festivities at OAK GROVE ELEMENTARY. Students played video games in the Mobile Video Game Station and enjoyed food from MIMIS Munchies. What an exciting way to end the school year! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
12 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Pulaski County Youth Services is hosting a free athletics fitness and fun clinic on Saturday, June 12 for all ages at Maumelle High. Sign up: http://ow.ly/hbHV50F0BFQ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
12 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's Free Fishing Weekend starts at noon on Friday (June 11) through midnight Sunday (June 13). Some Pulaski County sites have been stocked for family and community fishing. Learn more: http://ow.ly/Hr2P50F2hm7 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
13 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Internet and social media safety is very important for students and families. This summer, we want to provide some resources from @ArkansasEd to help families understand some of the dangers that are online. http://ow.ly/LYOI50F0qKi #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
13 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
June 6, 1944 is known as D-Day. The day that turned the tides in World War II. It was also a solemn day in which 4,000 allied troops lost their lives to fight for our country and our freedoms. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
14 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Be Mighty Little Rock Summer 2021 Grab and Go Meals are now available for youth 18 and younger through August 14, Monday-Saturday 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
15 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Already looking for ideas to keep those young ones entertained? Sign up for the Central Arkansas Library System Summer Reading Club program at cals.beanstack.org and then stop by CALS branch to pick up art supplies to go along with the summer activities! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
16 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
School may have ended last week, but it's never too late to give shout outs to our educators. This one goes out to our teacher librarians who handled the demanding task of chromebook returns during the last week of school! THANK YOU! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
16 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
June is Pride Month. Pride Month began as protests by LGBTQ people to confront discrimination in the fight for equality in the 1970s. Pride Month is an opportunity to show support and raise awareness about LGBTQ+ rights.
17 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
We made it! Congratulations to students and staff - today is the last day of school. Who is ready for summer? #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
23 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Nurse Amber Abbott received the 4th quarter Inspiration in Education award from the PCSSD Board of Education. Abbott has led the COVID-19 team for the district this year. We are so thankful for her hard work and dedication to students and staff! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
24 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY art students recently completed some angle art projects. Great work students! http://ow.ly/5Qxh50EV3bS #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY art students recently completed some angle art projects. Great work students! http://ow.ly/5Qxh50EV3bS #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
PCSSD
Thank you to the Sherwood Rotary Club for donating new books to SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY 4th graders! The students loved picking out their books! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, PCSSD
Landmark Elementary
Teachers and staff at LANDMARK ELEMENTARY celebrated 4th graders and their good behavior. The students got to eat nachos and have a water balloon fight! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, Landmark Elementary
Landmark Elementary
Teachers and staff at LANDMARK ELEMENTARY celebrated 4th graders and their good behavior. The students got to eat nachos and have a water balloon fight! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
5th graders at OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY served as taste testers for the PCSSD Food Services Department. They got to try some potential products for the 2021-2022 school year. Yum! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
During the month of May, we want to thank the 40+ speech therapists who work at schools across PCSSD. Your hard work and dedication to working with our students is so appreciated! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
25 days ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Congratulations to Ja'Kari Livingston for signing with the College of Southern Idaho and Caleb Allen for singing with Arkansas State University Mid-South. Both students are graduation from MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
26 days ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Congratulations to MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH freshman Juell Phillips who joined the National Speech & Debate Assoc. & was announced as Debate Rookie of the Year, Best Debater-Public Debate, & Debater of the Year! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
26 days ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Six students were featured in the Young Arkansas Artist Exhibition: LANDMARK: Braylee Smart, Taylor Welsh, Jimmy Cabrera Lopez, Mariana Marin Llamas SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE: Caylie Farrington SYLVAN HILLS HIGH: McKenzie Young https://www.pcssd.org/article/466724?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
26 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD students are enjoying some extra time outside as the school year winds down! Check out these fun photos from LANDMARK ELEMENTARY and MAUMELLE MIDDLE students and their fun outdoor activities! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
27 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
MAUMELLE HIGH recently visited CRYSTAL HILL ELEMENTARY to help with a volleyball clinic and field day for the elementary students. Thank you high schoolers! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
28 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Those "old school" games are still a great activity for kids of all ages! Students at LANDMARK ELEMENTARY recently learned how to play 4 square. And students at OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY recently jumped rope outdoors. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
29 days ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
Little Rock bridges will be lit up on Saturday, May 22 for ROBINSON HIGH's graduation happening at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. Graduation will be live streamed through KATV Channel 7 on their website: katv.com Congratulations seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
29 days ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Little Rock bridges will be lit up on SAT., May 22 for MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH's graduation at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Graduation will be live streamed through KATV Channel 7 on their website: katv.com Congratulations seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Maumelle High
Little Rock bridges will be lit up on Friday, May 21 for MAUMELLE HIGH's graduation happening at 7 p.m. on Friday. Graduation will be live streamed through KATV Channel 7 on their website: katv.com Congratulations seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Maumelle High
PCSSD
Congratulations! Josh Denton (MAUMELLE) University of Arkansas at Monticello Gabe Escovedo (SYLVAN HILLS) Frontier Community College Andre'a King (SYLVAN HILLS) Philander Smith College Darvis Rasberry (MAUMELLE) Hendrix College #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Theatre students at MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH participated in a virtual ballet class with Ballet Arkansas's Deanna Stanton. Thank you Ms. Stanton and Ballet Arkansas! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Welcome to the new administrators for 2021-2022! Teresa Moka (L) - Assistant Principal at Mills University Studies High Justin Luttrell (M) - Director of STEM and Blended Learning Michelle Camp (R) - Assistant Principal at Sylvan Hills High North #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Maumelle Middle
7th & 8th grade MAUMELLE MIDDLE students investigated which cell phone plan was the best deal in the long run. Students made tables & created equations/graphs to compare plans & determine if they should purchase the phone up front or pay monthly. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Maumelle Middle
PCSSD
Amber Harwell, a teacher at WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY, is newly certified from the National Board for Professional Teacher Standards. http://ow.ly/XKoo50EP016 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Mills Middle
Congratulations to the MILLS MIDDLE Art Show winners! 1st place: Lezlie Roberts for ice age 2nd place: Macy Vise for blind contour hands 3rd place: Jayden Hood for The Great The students were judged by local artists. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Mills Middle
PCSSD
Congratulations to PCSSD teachers & staff who joined the @SchoolStatus 20K club! These educators have sent more than 20K messages in the past year through SchoolStatus. That's amazing communication! Thank you @SchoolStatus for your support. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Middle
Congratulations to Ruby Chavez & Logan Neal-Walker from SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE. The students were selected by the Sherwood Rotary Club as ethics award winners for going above & beyond & having good character. Students were nominated by teachers. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
Landmark Elementary
The storms overnight caused a power line to fall in the parking lot at Landmark elementary. The building is currently without power and a restoration time is unknown at this point. Therefore, Landmark will be virtual today - Monday, May 17.
about 1 month ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
Staff at PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY competed in the inaugural PFE Amazing Race. Congratulations to the Purple and Blue teams for completing 1,000 miles and were awarded with a water bottle for their achievement. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Chenal Elementary
Teachers and staff at CHENAL ELEMENTARY were "emojinal" and excited for K-2 assessments. Thank you for being there to support our students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Chenal Elementary
College Station Elementary
Pulaski County Sheriff's Office Deputies surprised students at COLLEGE STATION ELEMENTARY with a pizza party as an incentive for good ACT Aspire test scores. Thank you Deputies for supporting our students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, College Station Elementary
PCSSD
Happy Cinco de Mayo!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
It's hard to believe the school year is nearing an end, but we're in the home stretch! Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty and deputy superintendent Alesia Smith offer a quick look ahead to the next school year and how we can learn from the experiences of this past year. VIDEO: https://youtu.be/FSdgRcbcMXE FULL PDF: https://5il.co/s9hz
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
The JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH girls soccer team recently took advantage of the nice weather and climbed Pinnacle Mountain at sunrise. Way to go! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Maumelle Middle
MAUMELLE MIDDLE 6th graders explored the relationship between pressure and temperature and how that relates to clouds. The end result was a cloud in a bottle! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Maumelle Middle
PCSSD
One day just doesn't seem like enough to celebrate our teachers. But today is National Teacher Day so let's make the most of it! Be sure to thank your teachers for their dedication to their students and education! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
The grand staircase in the main lobby at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH got a makeover recently. Shout out to Mr. Green for designing the decals for each college. SHHS is definitely showing off their AVID spirit now! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. We celebrate the diversity of our district and the inclusion of all.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Afterschool and weekend meals are available for kids, teens, and families across Pulakist County. Here are a couple of options for grab and go meals:
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
May is National Foster Care Month. We want to take time to celebrate the Foster families across Arkansas. Thank you for your work for Arkansas's children!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
MAUMELLE HIGH is proud to partner with the Air and Space Force Recruiting Office. Thank you to those who serve and to our students who decide to dedicate themselves to a life of military service! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH recently honored their graduating seniors who will be attending college in the Fall with an Academic Signing Day. Congratulations and good luck Comet Seniors! http://ow.ly/urBE50EBlHv #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Congratulations to the PCSSD track teams! The boys & girls track & field teams at MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH, JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH, SYLVAN HILLS HIGH, & MAUMELLE HIGH had a great showing at conference finals. https://www.pcssd.org/article/450621?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH 11th grader Katelyn Doyne is competing in the National Semifinals of the Poetry Out Loud competition. The event will be streamed online Sunday, May 2 at 2 p.m. https://www.arts.gov/poetry-out-loud #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Joe T. Robinson High
The Arkansas Young Artist Association virtual competition honored JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH students for their artwork. Congratulations students! https://rhs.pcssd.org/article/447249?org=robinson-high-school #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Joe T. Robinson High
The Arkansas Young Artist Association virtual competition honored JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH students for their artwork. Congratulations students! Check out the story online for all the artwork. http://ow.ly/HZCC50EymE3 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Maumelle Middle
The "Be Pro Be Proud" mobile workshop allowed MAUMELLE MIDDLE students to experience trade jobs, including train conductor, Entergy lineman, Tyson chicken machine worker, diesel mechanic, 18 wheel truck driver, and a welder. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Maumelle Middle
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Spring is in the air! Flowers are popping up all over the place, including at MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Sylvan Hills High
Congratulations to SYLVAN HILLS HIGH freshman Carmin Tolliver! Carmin recently broke two 9th grade school records in Track and Field with at Long Jump of 16'11" and a Triple Jump of 36'2" at the LRSD Invitational. #pcssdproud #equiutyandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
The City of Little Rock is hosting a hospitality Job Fair on Tuesday, May 4, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Statehouse Convention Center. Students interested in the hospitality industry should make plans to stop by!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Maumelle High
MAUMELLE HIGH band members recently visited the MAUMELLE MIDDLE band to play for the younger students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Maumelle High
Maumelle High
April is School Library Month and we will be sending a big THANK YOU to our teacher librarians all month. Today we highlight the teacher librarians in the Maumelle feeder. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Maumelle High
PCSSD
PCSSD students celebrated Earth Day by planting flowers, cleaning up litter, and recycling. Way to go students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH'S Alex Rouse has signed a letter of intent to play basketball at the University of Northern Colorado. Congratulations Alex! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Sylvan Hills High
SYLVAN HILLS HIGH'S Hanna Rushin has signed a letter of intent for Williams Baptist University to receive an athletic scholarship for swimming. Congratulations Hanna! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills High
Daisy Bates Elementary
Staff at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY dressed in their camo to 'report for duty' and inspire their students during ACT Aspire testing! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Check out the talented work from our MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 month ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Today is Earth Day. A live Earth Day digital event is happening at https://www.earthday.org/ at 11 a.m. CT today. This year's focus is Restore Our Earth and will cover natural processes, emerging green technologies, and more.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty talks with Ashley King on The Vine ( THV11 ) on Tuesday's show about the end of this school year and plans for next year. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence http://ow.ly/rYcU50EtgQH
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is National Kindergarten Day to honor Friedrich Wilhelm August Frobel, the man who is credited for starting the first Kindergarten in Germany in 1837. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Administrative Professionals Day and we want to send a big thank you to the many administrative professionals who keep PCSSD and our schools running smoothly! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Volunteer Recognition Day. Thank you to the many volunteers across PCSSD who have continued to find creative ways to volunteer and support our students and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
April is the Month of the Military Child and SYLVAN HILLS HIGH's student council and military club are celebrating with a camo day at school. Teachers also celebrated by wearing purple, the color to honor the military child. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Landmark Elementary
The Little Rock South Lions Club chose 3 LANDMARK ELEMENTARY students for their Peace Poster contest. Jazmine De Lira 1st place Phillip Sokha 2nd place Allisson Martinez 3rd place Jazmine’s poster placed 2nd at the district level competition! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Landmark Elementary
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Theater students at MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH are working hard on stagecraft and set building. Mr. Laxson was also able to give virtual students the experience. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
PBS KIDS is encouraging parents to work with children to help them learn spatial reasoning. This can be something as easy as the Hokey Pokey, or even something fun like creating and following a treasure map. https://www.pbs.org/parents/which-way-map-activities-for-kids #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
April is Occupational Therapy Month. Thank you to the many PCSSD occupational therapists who work with our students every day! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
April is School Library Month and we will be sending a big THANK YOU to our teacher librarians all month. Today we highlight the teacher librarians in the Mills feeder. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Sylvan Hills High
Future educators from SYLVAN HILLS HIGH signed their education commitment letters at the Capitol building today with Governor @AsaHutchinson. Congratulations students, we can't wait to see the difference you will make for young people! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Reminder: The tax deadline has been extended. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IRS has pushed back the deadline to file taxes to May 17.
2 months ago, PCSSD
Daisy Bates Elementary
DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY celebrated Autism Awareness Month by celebrating Ms. Neal's class! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
College Station Elementary
COLLEGE STATION ELEMENTARY students who earned at least 350 PBIS points were awarded a Spring Fling PBIS dance party. The students go pizza, Kona Ice, and a dance party! Congratulations students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, College Station Elementary
Joe T. Robinson Elementary
Students at JOE T. ROBINSON ELEMENTARY are participating in the Scoop There It Is reading challenge. The school celebrates students who meet their goals each week! Scoop There It Is! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Elementary
PCSSD
OAK GROVE ELEMENTARY is ready to "Shine Bright on the Red Carpet of Testing!" Teachers decorated their doors and hallways to encourage and uplift students with good test taking strategies. Monday morning, students dressed for success on the test and walked the red carpet. The paparazzi were there to capture pictures of the stars as they walked the "Red Carpet of Success." #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is Educator Commitment Signing Week to celebrate students who are committed to the teaching profession. We are proud of the many students who are declaring their commitment to the field of education this week! #TeachArkansas #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
April is Financial Literacy Month and today is National Teach Children to Save Day. Economics Arkansas is hosting a design-and-create a savings bank contest for families and classrooms. Deadline for entry is April 19. https://www.economicsarkansas.org/for_teachers/financial-literacy-project-create-a-savings-bank.html #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. SUNDAY: Elevating the Essential & Health Workforce. Worker protections, like PPE & sick leave, mean better health outcomes for employees. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/Elevating-Workforce #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
April is School Library Month and we will be sending a big THANK YOU to our teacher librarians all month. Today we highlight the teacher librarians in the Sylvan Hills feeder. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
PCSSD
The National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. SATURDAY: Uplifting Mental Health & Wellness. Physical activity, sleep, a well-balanced diet, & gratitude can improve mental health. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/Mental-Health-and-Wellness #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National Assistant Principals Week. We are highlighting the hard work and dedication from our amazing assistant principals across the district. Thank you for all you do! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Students in the SYLVAN HILLS HIGH Housing and Fashion Design class recently partnered with first graders at SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY. The students created an illustration and high schoolers hand sewed the characters. https://www.pcssd.org/article/433910?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
The National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. FRIDAY: Building COVID-19 Resilience. Our public health systems need to be better equipped to respond to future public health emergencies. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/COVID-19-Resilience #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National Assistant Principals Week. We are highlighting the hard work and dedication from our amazing assistant principals across the district. Thank you for all you do! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY 4th grade students have been working on a problem based learning for science project. The students recently met with Dr. Warren, via Google Meet, to review a uniform proposal. The students took Dr. Warren's feedback and are moving forward with revisions to their project. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
PCSSD
The National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. THURSDAY: Galvanizing Climate Justice. Communities with greater cohesion have better health outcomes after climate-related disasters. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/Climate-Justice #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National Assistant Principals Week. We are highlighting the hard work and dedication from our amazing assistant principals across the district. Thank you for all you do! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
World Health Day focuses worldwide attention on important aspects of global health. The World Health Organization is calling to eliminate health inequities, as part of a global campaign to bring people together to build a fairer, healthier world. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. WEDNESDAY: Strengthening Community. Look for ways to address public health concerns like a community garden or donating healthy food options. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/Strengthening-Community #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National Assistant Principals Week. We are highlighting the hard work and dedication from our amazing assistant principals across the district. Thank you for all you do! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
We are proud to have 13 students attend Arkansas Governor's School at Arkansas Tech University this summer! We cannot wait to see what valuable information they learn and bring back to their home schools. https://www.pcssd.org/article/433841?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. TUESDAY: Advancing Racial Equity. Educating providers about outcome disparities & improving care quality are important to reduce mortality. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/Racial-Equity #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National Assistant Principals Week. Stay tuned this week as we highlight the assistant principals from across the district! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sherwood Elementary
Glow party! SHERWOOD ELEMENTARY students who earned 50 PBIS points recently had a Glow Party. The students and staff had a lot of fun celebrating their accomplishment! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence.
3 months ago, Sherwood Elementary
PCSSD
This year's National Public Health Week theme is Building Bridges to Better Health. MONDAY: Rebuilding. Rebuilding after COVID-19 to create a better, more inclusive, more just world through investing in public health. http://www.nphw.org/NPHW-2021/Rebuilding #NPHW #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is School Librarian Day. Say a big thank you to our teacher librarians on Monday for all of their hard work. Who is a teacher librarian you remember growing up that you want to give a shout out to? #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Easter!
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Did you know PCSSD offers gifted and talented programs for Kindergarten - 12th graders? Ms. Laura Shirley, director of gifted and talented for the District, talked about the program with Little Rock Family. Check it out: http://ow.ly/5n9m50EdZuF #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
April is School Library Month and we will be sending a big THANK YOU to our teacher librarians all month. Today we highlight the teacher librarians in the Sylvan Hills feeder. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Today is Children's Book Day! What was your favorite children's book growing up?
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is World Autism Awareness Day - a day where communities from around the world come together to increase understanding and acceptance of people with autism to inspire a kinder, more inclusive world.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Blessings to all on this Good Friday.
3 months ago, PCSSD
Baker Elementary
5th graders at BAKER ELEMENTARY used cups to build a pyramid . The students used a rubber band with four strings to work together to lift the cups and build stack a pyramid. Great teamwork! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Baker Elementary
Harris Elementary
Staff members at HARRIS ELEMENTARY are enjoying their new AVID t-shirts. AVID engages students to be confident, independent thinkers and builds positive teacher-student relationships. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Harris Elementary
PCSSD
It's April Fool's Day! Watch out for tricks 😉 What's the best April Fool's joke you've seen or experienced? #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
After weeks of studying Ancient Greece, 5th grade WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY Alpha students became Olympians! They represented a city-state and participated in an Olympic procession. The city-state of Corinth was the overall winner! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
PCSSD
The precautionary boil order for the Sweet Home / Wrightsville area has been lifted. Daisy Bates elementary, Mills Middle and Mills University Studies High schools will return to regular, on-site instruction on Thursday, April 1. District offices will reopen tomorrow as well.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Jo Luck is a former president and CEO of Heifer Project International. She also led AR Advocates for Children and Families and AR Department of Parks and Tourism. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2019. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD will continue its required mask mandate for students and staff per the protocol by Gov. Hutchinson and Commissioner Johnny Key on March 30. This will remain in place until review by the PCSSD Board of Education at its next meeting on April 13, 2021. bit.ly/PCSSDmasksMarch2021
3 months ago, PCSSD
Daisy Bates Elementary
The Pulaski County Youth Services Little Scholars program at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY celebrated St. Patrick's Day by painting Shamrock canvases for an art project. We have some talented artists! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
Ms. Erika Evans, a special education teacher at WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY, is an Alma J. Washington Educator of the Year award recipient. Evans will be recognized at the 4th annual awards ceremony on April 17. https://www.pcssd.org/article/429338?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
PCSSD
The Sweet Home/Wrightsville area is still experiencing the effects from a water main break on March 29. Therefore, Daisy Bates Elementary, Mills Middle and Mills University Studies High schools and central offices will pivot to virtual again on Wednesday, March 31.
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Students at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH reflected on the last year by writing down some things they have learned about themselves since the start of the pandemic. No matter how rough this pandemic has been, we’re still fighting and getting through it. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Women's Foundation of Arkansas focuses on education for all girls. The group was created by "Top 100 Women in Arkansas" with the challenge to make a difference. They were inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2018. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
UPDATE on water main break: there are still concerns about water pressure and sanitizing in the affected areas. Daisy Bates, Mills Middle & Mills University Studies High will be virtual for students and staff on Tuesday, March 30. District offices on Dixon Rd. are also virtual.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Students at OAK GROVE ELEMENTARY were challenged to improve their test scores from the first NWEA Map Interim to the second. Students who improved earned a popcorn party. 93 traditional students and 38 virtual students earned the reward! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
Students in Ms. Gilmore's class at OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY really got creative with their diorama assignment. In addition to their displays, each student had a writing component as well. Great job! #pcssdrpoud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
PCSSD
Dr. Mary Good was the founding Dean of the UA Little Rock College of Engineering & IT. She served in various roles under Presidents Carter, Reagan, Bush & Clinton. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Students & staff at Daisy Bates Elementary, Mills Middle and Mills University Studies High School will pivot to virtual learning today. There was a water main break this morning and these buildings do not have any water. We will provide an update on the water status later today.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a gospel and secular music superstar. Her electric gospel music influenced stars like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Little Richard. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Passover!
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
March is Music in Schools Month. Each Saturday in March we are recognizing music teachers across PCSSD. Today we say a big thank you to our Sylvan Hills feeder music experts! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, remember your why. Remember why you decided to become an educator and the opportunity you have to shape our future. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Daisy Gatson Bates was a civil rights leader. She was a publisher and former president of the AR NAACP. She's best known for involvement with the Little Rock Nine. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, care for each other. Teachers have been through a lot and having a shoulder to cry on or an ear to listen is important. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Cynthia Conger founded Arkansas Financial Group, Financial Decisions, & Conger Wealth Mgmt. She was named one of the "50 Distinguished Women in Wealth Management." She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Middle
The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra's Peter and the Wolf (narrated by SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE choir director Ms. Gordon) and Spring from Vivaldi will be available to stream April 1 at 10 a.m. through April 30. The concert is free, but registration is required at: https://www.arkansassymphony.org/education-community/childrens-concerts
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, consider how you can implement social and emotional learning into your life. These skills influence how we think, see ourselves, and interact with others. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Patti Upton founded Aromatique, launching the decorative fragrance industry, including candles. In 2016, Upton was inducted into the Arkansas Business Hall of Fame. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2016. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, if you're feeling burnt out, it may help to talk with someone. Talking with someone can help you feel seen,cared for, and less alone. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Mary Ann Ritter Arnold was elected first female mayor of Marked Tree in 2013. In 1975, she was the president of E. Ritter & Co. in Marked Tree. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Congratulations to MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH 11th grader Katelyn Doyne for being the 2021 Arkansas Poetry Out Loud State Champion. With this win, Katelyn advances to the National Semifinals Competition on May 2. https://mills.pcssd.org/article/422451?org=wilbur-d-mills-hs #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, claim your time. You often work long hours, well past the usual school day. Take this time to do something for you! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Charlotte Tillar Schexnayder was a former member of the Arkansas House of Representatives and was the first female president of the National Newspaper Association. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2019. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, reconnect with friends or family you haven't had time to see. Work on the relationships that have taken a backseat during COVID-19. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Alice Andrews is an environmental advocate in Arkansas. She helped to save the Buffalo River from dams and initiated the Buffalo National River designation in 1972. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
World Down Syndrome Day is a global awareness day to raise awareness and advocate for the rights of people with Down syndrome.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers - it's Self Care Spring Break! During this time away, remember to allow yourself to stop and recharge. The past year has been trying but you continued to show up for your students. Now take some time to take care of yourself. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Joycelyn Elders was the 15th Surgeon General of the U.S. She was also the first person in Arkansas to become board certified in pediatric endocrinology. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2016. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
March is Music in Schools Month. Each Saturday in March we are recognizing music teachers across PCSSD. Today we say a big thank you to our Robinson feeder music experts! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
PCSSD
Happy First Day of Spring! Spring Break is officially in full swing for PCSSD. The District will be closed March 22 - March 26. We’ll see you back on March 29. Enjoy the break! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Amy Rossi was the exec. dir. of Ark. Advocates for Children & Families for 23 years. She worked with state lawmakers to adopt ARKids First (for uninsured children). She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Two PCSSD schools are competing for State Titles tomorrow! Good luck to MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH (4A Boys) and MAUMELLE HIGH (5A Boys)! The games will be aired on PBS, details on where to watch can be found here: myarkansaspbs.org. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle High
Clayton Boothe, Hana Lovett, and Toby Reid with the MAUMELLE HIGH Coding Team has advanced to the All-State Coding Competition, which will take place May 1. https://www.pcssd.org/article/421087?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Maumelle High
Sylvan Hills High
The 30+ Club at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH is always growing! These students have scored 30 or more on the ACT. Way to go! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Betty Bumpers is the former First Lady of Arkansas. Her "Every Child By '74" plan increased the state's immunization rates leading the CDC to use the model as well. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Want to learn more about our virtual academy for 2021-2022? Don't miss our virtual info meeting tonight. There will be a short presentation followed by a Q&A session starting at 6:30 pm. Click here to access the meeting: https://zoom.us/j/98821321309?pwd=QlJ5bXVHandPQUdEWmRjVlBEWGRLQT09 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Two SYLVAN HILLS students have been accepted into the 60th Young Arkansas Artist Exhibition. The event, hosted by the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, includes artwork from students K-12. Congratulations to McKenzie Young and Caylie Farrington! https://www.arkmfa.org/learn/programs/for-schools/#yaa #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Dr. Margaret Louise Sirman Clark taught French at the Univ. of AR for nearly 30 years. She was one of the first African Americans hired to teach at the university. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
SYLVAN HILLS HIGH EAST Lab students built a serve project for the school’s Life Skills Class. The students in the class were in need of some sensory activities, so the group built a large sensory rocker and a fidget board. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Happy St. Patrick's Day!
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Johnelle Hunt co-founded J.B. Hunt Transport with her husband in 1969. In 2001, she, along with her husband, was inducted into the Arkansas Business Hall of Fame. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle High
The 30+ Club at MAUMELLE HIGH is always growing! These seniors and have scored 30 or more on the ACT. Way to go Evelyn, Clayton, Lydia, Lauren, Benjamin, William, Toby, Emma, William, Miles, Jillian, Nick, Steven, Lauren, and Logan! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Maumelle High
William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
Deputy Superintendent Ms. Smith visited WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY 4th graders and treated them to a pizza party! These 4th graders learned all of their multiplication facts and were rewarded by Ms. Smith. Much fun was had by all! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
PCSSD
Mary Steenburgen is an Academy Award winning actress. She is known for her roles in Back to the Future, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, Step Brothers, Justified, and more. She was inducted in the Ark. Women's Hall of Fame in 2018. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Ms. Quynci Williams, Sylvan Hills High School Assistant Principal, has been selected as the 2020 Sherwood Educator of the Year by the Sherwood Chamber of Commerce. https://www.pcssd.org/article/419551?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
The Innovation Challenge is underway! We are looking forward to the solutions to real world problems students develop. The top 5 winners receive a prize package. One grand prize winner gets a prototype of their product. https://www.pcssd.org/article/407611?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Carolyn Pollan was elected to Arkansas House of Rep. in 1975 and served 12 terms. She established the Arkansas Commission on Child Abuse, Rape and Domestic Abuse. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2016. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
UAMS is hosting a free dental exam and sealant clinic for children 5-17 years old. Appointments are required for the March 20 event. Call Kaitlyn Baldwin at 501-553-5633 to schedule an appointment.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Is it Pie Day or Pi Day? How about both!
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Pat Walker was a philanthropist. She was awarded both UAMS and Razorback Fdn. Distinguished Service Awards and was recognized as one of the Most Distinguished Women in AR. She was inducted in Ark. Women's Hall of Fame in 2016. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Don't forget to set your clocks ahead tonight. Daylight saving time starts tonight!
3 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
March is Music in Schools Month. Each Saturday in March we are recognizing music teachers across PCSSD. Today we say a big thank you to our Mills feeder music experts! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Lottie Shackelford was the 1st woman elected LR Mayor. President Clinton appointed her as the 1st African American woman to serve on the Board of Trustees for OPIC. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2016. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
MAUMELLE HIGH engineering students spent their Saturday building picnic tables for students and staff on high school grounds. Maumelle residents donated materials to build six 6-foot tables, two will be teachers and four will be for students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
FINAL REMINDER: Registration is now open for the Innovation Challenge. The Innovation Challenge challenges 3-12 graders across Arkansas in the field of science and technology in a new, innovative way. https://www.pcssd.org/article/407611?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Louise Thaden simultaneously held women's records for speed, altitude, & solo endurance. She partnered w/ Amelia Earhart to form an advocacy group for women pilots. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2019. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The City of Little Rock is hosting a virtual college fair with 28 historically black colleges and universities from around the country TOMORROW. Registration is open for 500 students. Registration: http://ow.ly/PaCc50DUNS7 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Kay Kelley Arnold served twice as chairwoman of the LR Municipal Airport Commission. She was influential in changes to fund facility updates and rename the airport. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2016. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sherwood Elementary
SHERWOOD ELEMENTARY art students submitted recent work to the Cape Lookout National Exhibit in North Carolina! Great work students! https://www.pcssd.org/article/415259?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sherwood Elementary
Sylvan Hills Middle
SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE 8th grader, Isaias, created this popsicle stick house for a choice based art project. Check out his talent and attention to detail. Way to go Isaias! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
Roberta Fulbright was a publisher of the Northwest Arkansas Times and University of AR supporter. In 2012, UofA Board of Trustees names a dining hall in her honor. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The State Basketball Tournament is underway! Today: JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH girls play West Chapel at 4 p.m. in Morrilton March 11: MAUMELLE HIGH boys play Marion at 1 p.m. in Hot Springs March 11: SYLVAN HILLS HIGH girls play West Memphis at 4 p.m. in Hot Springs Watch: https://www.myarkansaspbs.org/onair/waystowatch March 11: SYLVAN HILLS HIGH boys play West Memphis at 7 p.m. in Hot Springs March 12: MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH boys play the winner of Wednesday's game #3 at 1 p.m. in Morrilton
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Dr. Edith Irby Jones was the 1st African American to be accepted, attend & graduate from UAMS. 1985 she was elected the 1st female president of the Nat'l Medical Assoc. She was inducted in the Ark. Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is International Women's Day. This year's theme is #ChooseToChallenge. From challenge comes change, so let's all choose to challenge! #IWD2021 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Mary "Brownie" Ledbetter was a political activist. She founded the Ark. Fairness Counsel, Ark. Women's Political Caucus, and Women's Environment & Development Org. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Landmark Elementary
Last week was Read Across America Week and LANDMARK ELEMENTARY celebrated by dressing up as some of their favorite characters. Check our Mrs. Stevens (principal) dressed up as Fly Guy and Mrs. Emerson (art teacher) dressed up as Viola Swamp! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
Dorothy Morris is a fine arts philanthropist. She and her husband ran the Morris Foundation, raising half million dollars in 1 day during 2018 Arkansas Gives event. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2021. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Olivia Farrell was among the founders of @ArkBusiness and eventually became the CEO of ABPG. She also co-founded the Arkansas Women's Foundation. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2019. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
#FlashbackFriday! Dr. Price took it back a few decades for throwback day at MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH taking students down memory lane to learn some disco! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Maya Angelou was an internationally renowned bestselling author and poet. She was also an activist for the rights of American Americans and women. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2017. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Conversations about internet safety are more prevalent than ever with the rise in virtual learning. PCSSD Director of Technology, Jimmy Hogg, spoke with @KATVNews about how PCSSD, and parents, can aid in internet safety. http://ow.ly/eAoY50DPbPS #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
CRYSTAL HILL ELEMENTARY hosted an AVID College Day Talk. Administrators, Instructional Coaches, and specialty teachers shared their presentations with students to get them excited about the possibility of attending college. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Hattie Caraway was a U.S. Senator from Arkansas from 1931-1944. She was the first woman elected to the U.S. Senate in her own right. She was inducted in the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2015. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Black History Month celebrations continued an extra week in PCSSD due to winter weather in mid-February. Members of the superintendent's cabinet wore HBCU and Greek shirts this week to show support of these schools. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: Registration is now open for the Innovation Challenge. The Innovation Challenge encourages 3-12 graders to apply knowledge they have, learn new skills, and work with people in science-based fields. https://www.pcssd.org/article/407611?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle High
MAUMELLE HIGH swimmers excelled in 5A Central conference competition. Congratulations to the Hornet swim team! In addition to many individual medalists, the boys team placed 3rd overall. Good luck in the state competition this weekend! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Maumelle High
PCSSD
Carolyn Witherspoon is a labor and employment attorney and first female president of the Arkansas Bar Assoc. She helped found the Women's Foundation of Arkansas. She was inducted to the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2019. #womenshistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
June Carter-Perry served as the US ambassador to Lesotho and Sierra Leone. She spent 25+ years with the State Department, working in Zambia, Zimbabwe, France & more. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2016. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Willie Roaf is a Pro Football Hall of Fame offensive lineman. He played for New Orleans Saints and KC Chiefs before retiring and was selected to the Pro Bowl 11 times. He was inducted into Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2013. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Math students at CRYSTAL HILL ELEMENTARY got creative while measuring how tall they are with standard and non standard measurements. Check out some of the fun units of measurement the students used. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?vanity=pcssd.ches&set=a.4053651564654006 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Mother Nature surprised residents in Arkansas with nearly two feet of snow across the state! Students in Pulaski County Special School District enjoyed a week of "winter-based" instructional activities in order to take advantage of these rare snow days. https://youtu.be/cGq1CIE1rtQ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett was a combat pilot in World War II & Korean War. His WWII flight suit is at the National Museum of African American History & Culture in DC. He was inducted into Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2012. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett was a combat pilot in World War II & Korean War. His WWII flight suit is at the National Museum of African American History & Culture in DC. He was inducted into Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2012. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
SYLVAN HILLS HIGH students talked with Chelsea Flowers, the daughter of teacher Ms. Harris. She discussed how to looked for internships. Flowers is a Hendrix College graduate and has committed to the UAMS Pharmacy school. https://www.pcssd.org/article/405020?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
This is Public Schools Week. We celebrate our dedicated teachers & staff who continue to work tirelessly for our families across Pulaski County. Strong public schools are the backbone of a neighborhood & we work to support our communities daily. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Pearlie S. Reed worked in agriculture for more than 25 years and was appointed chief of the Natural Resources Conservation Services in 1998 and again in 2009. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2012. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Who's up for the PCSSD snow angel challenge? Dozens of PCSSD district employees, that's who! District employees were challenge to participate in a fun "snow angel challenge" during the unusual snowfall last week. SNOW fun! https://youtu.be/8GvQJNEyi_g #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
ICYMI: Deputy superintendent Alesia Smith talked about "winter-based" instruction on @KARK4News and @FOX16News last night. Special thanks to @cassandrawebbtv for highlighting these special winter moments from students. http://ow.ly/e5Xz50DDK5R #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Middle
SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE AVID students and teachers are working hard and showing off some of their recent projects. These bulletin boards highlight work done by AVID students. Way to go! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
Derek Fisher won five NBA championships as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2000s, playing with greats such as Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2011. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The district will return to normal instruction on Tuesday, February 23. Thank you for your patience during winter weather last week!
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Brig. Gen. William J. Johnson was the first African American general of the Arkansas National Guard. He served in the Arkansas National Guard for 36 years. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2010. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD will have a virtual day on Monday, February 22 due to the impact of last week’s winter weather. Several side roads are still difficult to navigate and we want to ensure the safety of our students and staff. Additionally, some schools suffered damage from the storm that require additional work. We appreciate your patience and understanding.
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Mother Nature surprised us with nearly two feet of snow across Arkansas! Students in PCSSD enjoyed a week of "winter-based" instructional activities in order to take advantage of these rare snow days. https://youtu.be/cGq1CIE1rtQ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Raye Jean Montague, RPE was an engineer and US Navy's 1st female program manager of ships. She's credited with the 1st computer-generated rough draft of a US naval ship. She was inducted into Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2013. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Abraham Carpenter Sr. and his family founded Carpenter's Produce which for national grocery chains. The family is an important symbol of success in agriculture. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2011. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
James E.K. Hildreth, M.D. is a leader in HIV and AIDS research, and developed a creat to kill HIV. He is also the first African American to be a Rhodes scholar. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2009. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD received nearly 36,500 masks for staff last week. These masks were donated by Ford Motor Company as part of the district's participation with Ford Next Generation Learning (Ford NGL). We're so thankful for additional supplies to keep our staff safe. http://ow.ly/R6qq50DATeg #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Let it snow! Let it snow! And, it sure did! We loved seeing all the winter-based instruction activities you guys did on Monday. Check out our Facebook page for photos! We'll have more to share tomorrow! http://bit.ly/PCSSDsnow1 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Senator Irma Hunter Brown is the first African American woman to be elected to both Arkansas House of Representatives and Arkansas Senate. She served for 24 years. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2019. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Joseph Daniel McQuany is an advocate for recovering addicts. He is the founder of both the Serenity House and Kelly Foundation Inc. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2008. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD will continue with virtual instruction for the rest of this week. All school schedules will be uploaded in Schoology, please check your child’s account each day. The instructional plan will go as follows: Wednesday, February 17 - abbreviated to include snow-related instructional activities; parent-teacher conferences will take place Wednesday afternoon. Thursday, February 18 and Friday, February 19 - regular (virtual ) instruction. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your child’s teacher.
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Bishop Charles E. Blake Sr. is recognized as one of the greatest preachers in the US. He founded Save Africa's Children providing orphan care programs across Africa. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2009. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Presidents Day is a day we honor all U.S. Presidents, past and present. Happy Presidents Day!
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Chief Master Richard E. Anderson is an 8th-degree black belt master & highest-ranking African American in American Taekwondo Assoc. He works with at-risk youth. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2013. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD will have virtual days on Monday, Feb. 15 and Tuesday, Feb. 16 due to winter weather and dangerously cold temperatures over the next 48 hours. Due to ADE regulations, the district is not allowed to declare a SNOW day and close down. However, we love seeing this winter weather and look forward to our teachers and students having winter-based instruction during this pivot! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Roses are Red. Violets are Blue. PCSSD send wishes of love and happiness to YOU! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Judge Olly Neal Jr. was the first black district prosecuting attorney in Arkansas and served as a circuit court judge and on the Arkansas Court of Appeals. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2014. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Did you know that you can find fluoride toothpaste that is child-friendly with flavors and colors that appeal to kids? This will make children more excited and interested in brushing their teeth.
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Vertie Carter used her money to create a teacher education lab at Philander Smith College & uncovered discriminatory hiring practices on Arkansas' Merit System Council. She was inducted into Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2014. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Nearly 400 PCSSD employees received the COVID-19 vaccine this week! We are so excited for our amazing educators and professionals get the vaccine. Thank you to Cornerstone Pharmacy - JFK and Kroger Pharmacy for working with our district bring these vaccines to our schools. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Daisy Bates Elementary
Students at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY cashed in their PBIS points for a shaving cream party last week! Everyone had a great time drawing and writing in the shaving cream...and making a small mess! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
PCSSD
Oliver Baker, Ph.D. is a Yale University physicist. He conducted groundbreaking research in particle physics and initiated integrating technology into the classroom. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2006. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Due to current weather conditions and its impact on roads, PCSSD will have another virtual day tomorrow. This means that all school and district buildings will be closed for access on Friday, February 12. There is a chance for more winter weather on Monday and district administration will be monitoring that as well. Stay warm and safe!
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Arkansas PBS is providing resources for parents during #BlackHistoryMonth, including activities, videos, and a writing contest. Learn more about these resources: https://www.pcssd.org/article/397945?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Thank you Michelle Ogelsby and the Sherwood Rotary Club for the donation to SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY. Ms. Ogelsby presented two books regarding Down’s Syndrome for the school. Thank you for supporting our schools! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Roscoe Robinson is a gospel and R&B recording artist. His career spanned several decades and worked with artists such as the late Sam Cooke and the late Bobby Womack. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2019. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Thank you to the MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH JROTC cadets for their dedication to raising and lowering the U.S. flag each day. This is an important task and we are proud of these students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Some MAUMELLE HIGH juniors helped prepare the latest treat for the school's Class of 2021 Seniors! Special thanks to Maumelle Family Dentistry and Cypress Social for their donations! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Darrell Walker was a basketball standout at University of Arkansas. He was drafted by the Knicks in 1983, played for 5 NBA teams & won a Championship with '93 Bulls. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2018. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Crystal Hill Elementary
CRYSTAL HILL ELEMENTARY 4th graders read "The Doorbell Rang" - a book about division with cookies. They story mapped the book and talked about fact families with division and multiplication dividing 12 paper cookies between 24 classmates. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Crystal Hill Elementary
PCSSD
Pre-K registration is now open! Check out our Pre-K page to learn more about our program, see which schools in PCSSD provide Pre-K and begin your registration: http://ow.ly/YvyK50Dv1EI #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Pre-K registration is now open! Check out our Pre-K page to learn more about our program, see which schools in PCSSD provide Pre-K and begin your registration: http://ow.ly/YvyK50Dv1EI #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Florence Beatrice Price was a published composer by 14, composing more than 300 pieces. She's a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2018. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
We are so proud of the 2 PCSSD students who were named top 10 finalists in Arkansas for their essays on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Keylon Pok is a junior at MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH and Tawney Forney is a student at JOE T. ROBINSON MIDDLE. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
The SYLVAN HILLS HIGH Lady Bears wrestling team is celebrating a successful season & preparing for upcoming regional & state tournaments. The team finished with a 13-5 record. The tournaments will be held later this month. http://ow.ly/B0dZ50Dum2b #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Sterling B. Williams, M.D. was a leader in the field of obstetrics and gynecology, holding a number of faculty and leadership positions at universities across the U.S. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2008. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Milton P. Crenchaw is an original Tuskegee Airmen. He was one of the first African Americans (and the first in Arkansas) to be trained as a civilian licensed pilot. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2007. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Deborah Mathis is an acclaimed columnist and reporter for both print and TV. She worked in Arkansas, Mississippi and Washington, D.C. She also authored three books. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2003. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
School board appreciation month may be over, but we wanted to give one last shout out to our amazing board of education! This picture was taken at the January board meeting when they received a plaque of appreciation. (Not pictured: Tina Ward) #pcssdproud #equityandexcelelnce
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is National #WearRedDay for the American Heart Association. Check out some of our staff supporting heart health! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Ernest Green was the 1st African American & only one from Little Rock Nine to graduate from Central HS in 1957. He served the Asst. Secretary of Labor from 1977-1981. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National School Counseling Week. We want to send a big shout out to our amazing PCSSD school counselors. Please take a moment to say thank you to your Maumelle feeder counselors. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Tomorrow (Friday) is Wear Red Day! Don't forget to wear your red to support the American Heart Association. Learn more here: https://www.goredforwomen.org/en/get-involved/give/wear-red-and-give #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Michael A. Conley was a track & field star who won 16 NCAA titles at the Univ. of Arkansas. He also won an Olympic gold medal in 1992 and silver medal in 1984. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1998. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National School Counseling Week. We want to send a big shout out to our amazing PCSSD school counselors. Please take a moment to say thank you to your Mills feeder counselors. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The superintendent's cabinet wore African clothing and bright colors earlier this week to kick off Black History Month. Several cabinet members wore traditional kente designs which represent their own unique, symbolic value. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Faye Clarke co-founded Educate the Children Foundation to support rural school districts with book donations & more. $20 million+ in supplies have been donated. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2002. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National School Counseling Week. We want to send a big shout out to our amazing PCSSD school counselors. Please take a moment to say thank you to your Robinson feeder counselors. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Groundhog Day! Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning - that means 6 more weeks of winter. Do you think Phil is right?
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Samuel Lee Kountz Jr., M.D. was a physician and pioneer in organ transplantation. He performed the first kidney transplant on patients who were not identical twins. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1997. #blackhistorymonth #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National School Counseling Week. We want to send a big shout out to our amazing PCSSD school counselors. Please take a moment to say thank you to your Sylvan Hills feeder counselors. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
We are so thankful to have amazing support for our students with special needs, especially sensory issues. The Arkansas Down Syndrome Association (ADSA) received a donation from Briggs Equipment to provide sensory masks for more than 100 of our students across the district. Check out the story from THV11 : https://www.pcssd.org/article/390154?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
In honor of Black History Month, every day in February we'll recognize a great Arkansan who has been influential in black history. We'll highlight someone from the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame each day. arblackhalloffame.org #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Museum of Discovery is hosting a free and virtual program to celebrate Black History Month! A free poetry workshop will be led by Jermaine McClure on Feb. 6. Registration is required for the Poems of Freedom session. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSej3Ni5eOomZUkT4BB9U5K-Mk9Imi2BT8fTdz6a5KYyAiK63w/viewform
5 months ago, PCSSD
Chenal Elementary
Saturdays are for showing off school spirit! Check out this group of CHENAL ELEMENTARY staff proudly showcasing their Gator pride. Who are you supporting this weekend? Show us your school spirit! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Chenal Elementary
PCSSD
The Museum of Discovery is hosting a free and virtual program to celebrate Black History Month! A kit will guide families through visual art projects to explore and celebrate the work of four different female African American scientists. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdGq-25xgdD-ngS5_qoOVfmP4a4jSqoDw59ec_1Mo4tPzeGWg/viewform
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Art students at SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY created a beautiful mural for the school! Art teacher Ms. Barns was awarded an Art Feeds $11,000 grant to pay for the mural. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
We're so thankful that Kroger Pharmacy was able to visit TWO of our schools for a COVID-19 vaccine clinic this week. Alex Burch with KATV Channel 7 stopped by MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH to talk with staff about the vaccine. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH senior, Avery Wall, won 8th place and a $2000 Thea Foundation Scholarship for Visual Arts. The theme of the contest was "what it means to be me." Congratulations Avery! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This week is School Choice Week. Why choose PCSSD? We drive innovation in the classroom. Whether it’s WiFi on school buses or virtual classrooms, PCSSD is giving our students access to the technologies that are shaping our world. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
Mrs. Slayton’s class at OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY have been learning about the 7 continents and story comprehension and sequencing. The students have been doing great with their lessons, so they celebrated by making snow like is in Antarctica. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Congratulations to the SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY competition cheer team for their big wins at the Celebrity Championships Cheer competition last weekend. They won Overall Game Time School Champions and Overall School Elementary Novice Rec Champions! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
3rd graders in Ms. Burke's class at WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY took a fun approach to math. They taped off shapes & visited the "construction" zone to better understand area & perimeter. They "constructed" knowledge by working together! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
PCSSD
4th grade science students at BAKER ELEMENTARY used the scientific method to conduct an experiment about how quickly dye would disperse through different temperature waters. The students learned that the dye moves more quickly through hot water. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This week is School Choice Week. Why choose PCSSD? We strengthen our communities. A strong community centers around a sense of equity, inclusion and support that stems from each school within the Pulaski County Special School District. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This week is School Choice Week. Why choose PCSSD? We strengthen public schools. PCSSD employs strong teachers and rigorous curriculum to improve the learning environment at every school, cultivating a sense of equity and excellence. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
More and more PCSSD employees continue to get the COVID-19 vaccine! Check out our Facebook page for more pictures of employees from across the district getting their vaccine. Facebook Album: http://ow.ly/1V2B50DhJVu #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This week is School Choice Week. Why choose PCSSD? We cultivate future leaders. Every student possesses the potential to become a great leader and our staff supports students in the pursuit of their passon. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Students in the UAMS - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences dental hygiene program are accepting new patients this semester. A new clinic will be opening in February to serve new patients of all ages. Call (501) 686-5733 to make an appointment. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Arkansas Department of Health continues to provide guidance for Arkansans who have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 and have been recommended to quarantine.
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Many PCSSD teachers and staff got the COVID-19 vaccine this week (as will many more in the coming weeks). The excitement is evident knowing that normal days aren't far away. But it's still important to still wear your masks and physical distance! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This week is School Choice Week. Why choose PCSSD? We prepare students for life. Our staff works diligently with every child to ensure he or she is prepared for life beyond the classroom and can learn in a comfortable, safe environment. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Stephen Delaney likes reading newspapers on microfilm at the library. He enjoys the old political cartoons and Cynthia Howell/George Bentley stories covering past Arkansas K-12 education issues. Jon Kennedy is his favorite cartoonist but George Fisher is a close second. One thing he's learned during the pandemic is just how crucial public education is for EVERYONE including those without school-age children. We all need healthy, safe, and functional public schools! Thank you, Stephen, for your dedication to PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Arkansas Department of Education has created the Statewide Community Resources Portal to connect schools and communities with much needed information about available COVID-19 support services around the state. https://www.pcssd.org/article/384423?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
That feeling when it's Friday, but the school day isn't quite over yet. Happy Friday, y'all! The weekend is almost here. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle Middle
A former student of Mr. Burgess, principal at MAUMELLE MIDDLE, senet him this message earlier this week. As educators, we love receiving messages like this. Thank you, Katy, for sending in your kind words! Keep up the good work, Mr. Burgess! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Maumelle Middle
Daisy Bates Elementary
Hard work truly pays off for two teachers at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY this year. Lisa Davis and Larisha Nelson received a certified letter from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission announcing they were awarded a Conservation Education Grant for the school. Read more about the grant here: http://ow.ly/lHiA50DdNsF #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Tina Ward has two daughters and two grandkids. Her hobbies include singing, dancing, road trips and bargain shopping! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Alicia Gillen is recently engaged to her life partner, Scott. She has 3 daughters and currently works as a political liaison. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and traveling One thing she learned during the pandemic is to enjoy quality time with my family. Her family spent every weekend this spring and summer in our RV at different lakes, rivers and campgrounds around the region. Thank you, Alicia, for your dedication to PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Inauguration Day. Congratulations to Joe Biden who has been sworn in as the 46th President of the United States of America!
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
DRIVEN School of Opportunity at ROBINSON HIGH and MAUMELLE HIGH are now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year. Robinson HS DRIVEN SOO application: bit.ly/rhsDRIVENSOO Robinson HS DRIVEN SOO video: https://youtu.be/KcJ1OWiG0lc Maumelle HS DRIVEN SOO application: bit.ly/mhsDRIVENSOO Maumelle HS DRIVEN SOO video: https://youtu.be/Zs_FAxSqWY8 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Eli Keller has two kids who attend PCSSD schools. His fiancée, Mary, has 3 kids. He volunteers for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Arkansas and was recently named as the State Director! One thing he learned during the pandemic is that more about the people in my life and their personalities. This pandemic showed me who is important in my life. Thank you, Eli, for your dedication to PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD will offer an online school for K-12 students in the 2021-2022 school year. Classes will be taught by certified PCSSD teachers with a flexible approach to learning. Registration is now open. https://youtu.be/prssLvKgVxE Special thanks to THV11 for producing the commercial. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Earlier this week state legislators were sworn-in at the State Capitol for the 93rd General Assembly for the State of Arkansas. Congratulations to these men and women who have been elected to represent Pulaski County: http://ow.ly/DFBx30rsSum #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Arkansas Foodbank is looking for Hunger Heroes in Pulaski County. This year the Hunger Heroes program is expanding, opening it up to any student (age 5-18) or organization interested in participating. https://www.pcssd.org/article/380909?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Brian Maune is married with 6 children and enjoys family time filled with camping weekends both in and out of state. He also enjoys being outdoors for hunting and fishing recreation. One thing he's learned during COVID is that he and his wife are not blessed with stay-at-home virtual teaching skills. Those kids had to be back in school. He's very thankful for PCSSD teachers! Thank you, Briane, for your dedication to PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle Middle
MAUMELLE MIDDLE science teacher Ms. Hall launched a unit on the human body for 6th graders. The first project was a rat dissection because rat organs are almost identical to ours. Students at home participated through Google Meet. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Maumelle Middle
Sylvan Hills High
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette recently had a great piece on SYLVAN HILLS HIGH's Coach Hill. We are proud of Coach Hill and his hard work with the school's football program. Congratulations, coach, for being named the All-Arkansas Preps Coach of the Year! https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2021/jan/10/obstacles-didnt-stunt-bears-during-hills-first/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Shelby Thomas, board vice president, has been married for 26 years with 4 kids, 1 son in law and 1 daughter in law. he has 1 grandson with another on the way! He enjoys playing golf whenever he can find find free time. One thing he's learned this year that he really likes to cook. During lockdown in 2020, he spent a lot of time cooking for my family. Just call him the "grill master." Thank you, Shelby, for your dedication to PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The governor announced Tuesday that all school employees can receive the COVID-19 vaccine starting January 18. Alex Burch with KATV Channel 7 spoke with Dr. Janice Warren about how PCSSD plans to distribute the vaccine. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
A world language teacher at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH & JOE T. ROBINSON MIDDLE began the 2nd semester by serving her students Rosca de Reyes. The traditional Mexican bread, also known as Three Kings Bread, is a fun way to expose students to the culture. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Congratulations to two PCSSD seniors for being named to the Arkansas Activities Association 2020-2021 All-State Cheer squad! Avani Reynolds attends ROBINSON HIGH and Lauren Baxley attends MAUMELLE HIGH. We're proud of you ladies! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
January is School Board Appreciation Month and we asked our board members to share a little about themselves. Dr. Linda Remele, board president, is married with one son, one step-son, 2 granddaughters and 5 cats. Her greatest pleasure in retirement is volunteering, especially at McPherson Women’s prison, Care Channel and at Sylvan Hills Middle. One thing she's learned during COVID, is to reach out to your family and friends to keep in touch since you can’t see them in person. This pandemic is hard for all people at all ages. Thank you, Dr. Remele, for your dedication to PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: all student lunches are FREE through the rest of the school year. The USDA waiver allows all students to be served meals free of cost through June 30, 2021. More details can be found on our website: http://ow.ly/xmCG50D5wHH #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Students from MILLS MIDDLE and MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH attended the ASBOA Region 1 All-Region Clinic virtually last week. We are so proud of the hard work these students are putting in this year! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Registration for the 2021-2022 school is now open for NEW students (includes Pre-K) and SCHOOL CHOICE. Returning student registration will open on February 1. Full registration details can be found at pcssd.org/register. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Landmark Elementary
PE teachers are getting creative during the cold, winter months (and amid the COVID-19 pandemic). Students at LANDMARK ELEMENTARY recently learned jump roping techniques inside! (All equipment was sanitized between uses.) https://fb.watch/2UA6V8aMHu/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Landmark Elementary
Daisy Bates Elementary
DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY celebrated their teachers (also knows as superheroes!) last week. Staff even got to dress their part! Check out these fun pictures of some of our heroes! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
PCSSD
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty addresses the rise in COVID-19 cases in Arkansas and how the district handles pivoting decisions. Video: https://youtu.be/wWncdFFYH1s #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle High
Clayton Booth, a MAUMELLE HIGH senior, was interviewed by KARK 4 News about the school's chess club. He was also recognized by Congressman French Hill on the floor of Congress, for his hard work and dedication to education. https://mhs.pcssd.org/article/373946?org=maumelle-high-school #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Maumelle High
Pine Forest Elementary
Ms. Jackson at PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY won the school's wellness drawing, sponsored by the PTO each semester! The challenge motivates faculty & staff to focus on their physical and mental health. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Pine Forest Elementary
Daisy Bates Elementary
Teachers at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY balanced fun and learning during their professional development day yesterday. They played some beach volleyball to get back into the swing of things! Welcome back students and teachers! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
Sylvan Hills High
Did you know SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL offers a full-fledged cosmetology program at the school? Ms. Harrington teaches students a variety of hair and makeup techniques. The students love showing off their creativity! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Baker Elementary
Ms. Garmon says her 2nd graders at BAKER ELEMENTARY are "virtually the best!" This virtual class tackled every aspect this semester. We're all so proud of their drive and dedication of our virtual students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Baker Elementary
Sylvan Hills High
Congratulations to Mr. Phil, SYLVAN HILLS HIGH security guard. He recently retired and was given a big thank you by the staff for his hard work, dedication, and years of service! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Sylvan Hills High
Congratulations to SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL teacher Michael Johnson who has been appointed to the Arkansas Teacher Retirement System Board of Trustees! We are proud to have Mr. Johnson in our district! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Happy Hanukkah! Today is the first of an 8-day Jewish celebration commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem during 2nd century B.C. It is celebrated with the lighting of the menorah, traditional foods, games and gifts. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Human Rights Day. This year's theme is Recover Better - Stand Up for Human Rights and focuses on the need to build back better by ensuring Human Rights are central to recovery efforts.
6 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Central Arkansas Library System and Be Mighty are partnering to provide free food for families in need. Reservations need to be made by 5 p.m. tonight for pick up Friday or Saturday. To make reservations, call 501-918-3031 (English) or 501-320-5785 (Spanish).
6 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson Middle
The career development class at JOE T. ROBINSON MIDDLE encourages 8th graders to research potential careers, learn how to find job openings and apply for a job, as well as personal finance and budgeting. https://www.pcssd.org/article/363970?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Middle
PCSSD
MAUMELLE and MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES high schools came together to to put on a Winter Dance Concert. Theatre dance students from each school presented “What Christmas Means to Me.” https://www.pcssd.org/article/363566?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle High
Jada Simpson, a MAUMELLE HIGH senior, has been announced as a 2021 Coca-Cola Scholar Semifinalist. She is one of just 1,609 students selected from 99,403 applicants from across the country. Coca-Cola Scholars are exceptional students who are dedicated to leadership, service, and action to impact others. Congratulations Jada! https://www.pcssd.org/article/362890?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, Maumelle High
PCSSD
The Little Rock Zoo is opening their Zoofari Virtual Winter Break Camp this December so that students can continue learning while away from school for a couple of weeks. Find out more information at: https://www.pcssd.org/article/355473?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, PCSSD
Daisy Bates Elementary
Mrs. Nelson at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY wanted her students to enjoy a "brain break" last week, so she issued a "chromebook blackout." Nelson locked the chromebooks & students were told to spend that extra time with family. Check out the feedback ❤️ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
PCSSD
Today is Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day to recognize the 2,403 people killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The USS Arizona & USS Utah were destroyed in the attack. The USS Shaw (pictured) was hit with 3 bombs, but salvaged, repaired, & returned to combat in Aug. 1942.
6 months ago, PCSSD
Baker Elementary
Classie the Elf is ready for virtual learning in Ms. Garmon's class at BAKER ELEMENTARY. We love how creative our teachers can be when it comes to incorporating holiday cheer for virtual students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Baker Elementary
Sylvan Hills Middle
Congratulations to Ms. Gordon at SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE...she was nominated by her peers as the "Most Engaging Teacher!" Hard and determination pays off. She won a trophy and snack cart ticket. Thank you for working hard for our students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
Looking for fun, socially distanced holiday activities? Check out this list of places to see holiday lights in central Arkansas from Little Rock Family: https://www.littlerockfamily.com/post/27930/places-to-see-holiday-lights-in-central-arkansas
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
It's National Handwashing Awareness Week. The CDC has a Life is Better with Clean Hands campaign encouraging adult to make handwashing part of their everyday life, along with encouraging parents to wash their hands to set a good example for their kids.
7 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Middle
Each year, the staff at Sylvan Hills Middle School writes a unique version of “The 12 Days of Christmas.” This year, despite all the changes, is no different. We have some creative teachers! https://www.pcssd.org/article/360521?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
Two of Santa's elves stopped by PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY this week! Asst. Principal, Mrs. Devun, and Ms. Pruss dressed up to spread a little holiday cheer around the school. Gotta love their holiday spirit! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Arkansas Department of Education is partnering with Nettleton STEAM School in Jonesboro to offer Arkansas students a unique opportunity to witness a conversation with astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Learn more about the event here: http://adecm.arkansas.gov/ViewApprovedMemo.aspx?Id=4606
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
It's National Handwashing Awareness Week. The CDC encourages the use of hand sanitizer when soap and water is not available. When using hand sanitizer, apply the gel product and rub hands together covering hands and fingers until dry. This should take around 20 seconds.
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Academies of Central Arkansas hosted its inaugural career exposure event for freshmen this week. We're thankful to businesses who exhibited virtually to speak with our students about career opportunities.We're proud to partner with Little Rock School District North Little Rock School District Jacksonville North Pulaski School District for this endeavor! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
The Sylvan Hills swim team athletes are working hard in the water and in the classroom amid many challenges this season, and still they persevere! Great work! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
It's National Handwashing Awareness Week. There IS a proper way to wash your hands: Wet hands w/ clean, running water (warm or cold) Apply soap Scrub front & back of hands, between fingers, & under nails for 20 sec Rinse hands w/ clean, running water Dry hands using a clean towel
7 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson Elementary
We love hearing/seeing our students thrive, especially in these unprecedented times. A ROBINSON ELEMENTARY parent shared this on her Instagram account and tagged us. We're so glad she was able to see hard work in action - for student and staff! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Elementary
Joe T. Robinson Middle
Students at JOE T. ROBINSON MIDDLE SCHOOL have challenged each other to a #SenatorKindnessChallenge2020. One group of students made a poster, cards, and cookies for RMS staff members. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Middle
PCSSD
Today is World AIDS Day. Today we unite in the fight against HIV. World AIDS Day was founded in 1988 and was the first ever global health day.
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
It is National Handwashing Awareness Week. According to the CDC we should watch our hands before AND after: - Touching your eyes, nose, or mouth - Touching your mask - Entering and leaving a public place - Touching a surface that may be frequently touched by other people
7 months ago, PCSSD
Daisy Bates Elementary
Before Thanksgiving break, the DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY admin team visited every single classroom with a party cart to celebrate the kids' "popping with potential." It was loaded with Ring Pops, music, and lots of love o celebrate academic growth! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
PCSSD
November is Native American Heritage Month. Programs across the country work tirelessly to preserve the stories and heritage of the original inhabitants of the land. But some tribes are keeping traditions alive, including American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians.
7 months ago, PCSSD
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES teamed up with Pulaski County Youth Services to gather and sort food items last week. PCYS' "Pack the Pantry" program provides food items to families for Thanksgiving and additional meals. Way to go! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
PCSSD
Dr. Monica Meadows is a Gifted & Talented Facilitator at College Station & Daisy Bates elementaries. She is helping other educators reach students from low-income homes by contributing to a new book, "Unlocking Potential." https://www.pcssd.org/article/355379?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Little Rock Zoo is opening their Zoofari Virtual Winter Break Camp this December so that students can continue learning while away from school for a couple of weeks. Find out more information at: https://www.pcssd.org/article/355473?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Lawson Elementary
LAWSON ELEMENTARY staff enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast during their professional development. While dining on delicious food, the staff shared reasons they are thankful for one another. As an added treat, they received a "Together We Rise" shirt. #pcssdproud #equiityandexcellence
7 months ago, Lawson Elementary
Sylvan Hills High
Several SYLVAN HILLS HIGH seniors gathered in front of the Christmas tree in the main lobby. It may be a little early, but these seniors are feeling the holiday spirit! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Maumelle Middle
MAUMELLE MIDDLE SCHOOL teachers are doing a Turkey Trot. Whichever team has the most feathers on Friday wins lunch. This team-building exercise encourages teachers to have fun and work together. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Maumelle Middle
Daisy Bates Elementary
DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY teachers are AWESOME TO THE CORE! Principal Christian set up an apple bar to celebrate teachers and thank them for their hard work last week. #pcssdproud #equiityandexcellence
7 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
Crystal Hill Elementary
Teachers at Crystal Hill Elementary are already getting their students thinking about college during AVID College Talk Day. https://www.pcssd.org/article/353880?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Crystal Hill Elementary
Baker Elementary
4th grade science students at BAKER ELEMENTARY are studying animal adaptations and how they help living things survive. Students modeled bird beaks, bird food and learned how different shaped beaks help birds eat their food. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Baker Elementary
PCSSD
PCSSD will offer a full-time, 100% online school for students in K-12 next school year (different than our virtual template this year). DRIVEN Virtual Academy will provide flexibility with self-paced options, mentoring programs, and more. If you are interested in DRIVEN Virtual Academy, please complete this survey: https://forms.gle/7QyEFXtzrcec8kMFA #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY 4th graders have been studying the potential & kinetic energy used to make roller coasters. They learned to use forces like gravity, inertia, & momentum to create their own roller coasters from paper plates, cups , & tape. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
The staff at PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY went on a "turkey hunt" last week. Admin hid 30 "turkeys" around the school and teachers had to find them all by the end of the day. As the turkeys were found and turned in, they got a fall-themed decor sign! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Native American Heritage Month. Some well known inventions by Native Americans include anesthetics and topical pain relievers, corn, and kayaks. But some lesser known contributions include syringes, cable suspension bridges, hammocks, baby bottles, and mouthwash.
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Child Safety Protection Month. There are some important steps to take to keep children safe outside like checking play areas to ensure lawn equipment, tools, or other yard items, like branches, are put away to prevent injury. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Here's a reminder about the virtual pivot schedule for schools and district offices next week. Hope you have a great weekend! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
The Museum of Discovery recently hosted OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY families for a fun-filled night of science. Students experienced safe and educational hands-on learning. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
Crystal Hill Elementary
Teachers and staff at CRYSTAL HILL ELEMENTARY found a sweet surprise when leaving school last week. Someone left these notes of thanks of the windshield of each car. We are so thankful for all our PCSSD employees! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Crystal Hill Elementary
PCSSD
Pulaski County Youth Services is hosting a "Mask Up for Justice" scavenger hunt for middle & high students across the county. 15 winners will receive a sweatshirt & mask. Submit entries to mborders-hoskin@pulaskicounty.net by 5 pm Nov. 22. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Baker Elementary
BAKER ELEMENTARY ALPHA students were asked to make the tallest pumpkin tower with only 30 toothpicks and 30 pumpkins. Some quickly realized that building a sturdy base was key to success. The tallest tower was 10 inches tall. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Baker Elementary
PCSSD
Happy Educational Support Professionals Day! Thank you for your dedication to our students and families! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson Elementary
JOE T. ROBINSON ELEMENTARY PTO volunteers trimmed trees, pruned shrubs, picked weeds, planted daffodil and tulip bulbs, painted the front gates, and delivered 6 NEW picnic tables. Even the kids got to help with the cleanup. Thank you volunteers! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Elementary
Maumelle Middle
Congratulations to MAUMELLE MIDDLE 6th grader, Serrima Samura! Serrima won first place for middle schoolers in the Maumelle Tree Board’s art contest. http://pulaskicountyar.apptegy.us/article/349781?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Maumelle Middle
Oakbrooke Elementary
Oakbrooke 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students have been working hard this year and celebrated their successes by painting with edible paint. Fun activity! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
Lawson Elementary
Special thanks to parents and students of LAWSON ELEMENTARY for donating much needed items for the health room. Nurse Becky Thacker is so appreciative for the donations to help restock the school's health room. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Lawson Elementary
PCSSD
It is American Education Week! We want to send a big THANK YOU to teachers & parents for prioritizing education this year as we navigate uncharted territory with COVID-19. And, let's not forget our rockstar students who have adapted to change! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Native American Heritage Month. President Ronald Reagan first proclaimed one week in November as "American Indian Week" in 1986. And in 1990, President George H.W. Bush was the first to designate November as "National American Indian Heritage Month."
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. This year's theme is Taking Care of Youth Who Have Diabetes. Tips include manage blood glucose levels, healthy habits, stay prepared for emergencies & seek mental health support if needed.
7 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
The Principal's Cabinet at JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH recently volunteered with the Little Rock Rotary to help clean up Kanis Park. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
PCSSD
According to Classlink, all logins into the PCSSD portal are now working. Classlink identified the issue and will continue to monitor the system. Thank you for your patience this morning! Status Updates: https://status.classlink.com/#
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD Portal / Classlink Update: The Classlink team is still working with AWS. Several other sites are experiencing similar issues with error code 500. We will continue to update you on our progress. https://status.classlink.com/#
7 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Middle
SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE AVID students hosted a special honor roll celebration Monday night. Students who made the honor roll 1st 9 weeks got a delicious reward! Each student received two boxes of Popeyes chicken and drink at the drive-thru celebration! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
Congratulations to JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH cheerleaders for winning 3rd place overall in the 4-6 A Game Day Cheer Division and for Winning Best Overall Fight Song at the Cabot Cheer Competition. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The PCSSD portal, managed by Classlink, is currently down nationwide. Classlink is investigating the issue and we will update as soon as have more details. You can follow status updates here: status.classlink.com. Thank you for your patience.
7 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
ROBINSON HIGH students and staff enjoyed a movie night on the football field last Friday (since the Senators played on Thursday night). Guests spread out with chairs, blankets and masks to watch Ghostbusters on a 33' blow up screen! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
PCSSD
Congratulations to the MILLS HIGH SCHOOL dance team! They finished 1st place in hip hop, 2nd in Jazz. Way to Go Lady Comets and Mrs. Patricia Swinton. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Two BAKER ELEMENTARY students were unplanned "twins" wearing the same outfit! It's always a good day to match you friend! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Native American Heritage Month. The U.S. government recognizes nearly 600 Indian tribes in the contiguous 48 states and Alaska. Several rituals are tribe specific, but some cross tribe boundaries, including pow wows, the stomp dance, and drum circles.
7 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
Today is Young Readers Day, which recognizes the joys and benefits of reading. Books open a world of imagination and knowledge to readers every day and it is important we instill a love of reading into our children at an early age. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
PCSSD
PCSSD is lucky to have so many amazing teacher librarians across the district. Thank you to each one of them (not all pictured) for doing "virtually anything" for our schools, staff and students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Child Safety Protection Month. The Centers for Disease Control reports children between ages 1-4 have the highest rate of poisoning. Parents should keep cleaning supplies and medications are put away and out of the reach of children. #pcssdproud #equiityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
Crystal Hill Elementary
The 3rd grade team at CRYSTAL HILL ELEMENTARY implemented a 3rd Grade Boot Camp. Each teacher is a "Skill Sergeant" and provides students with skill based choice board activities for math and literacy. The skills were connected to individual and class deficit areas. Great work teachers! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Crystal Hill Elementary
Oakbrooke Elementary
Oakbrook Elementary teachers used Answer Garden during Red Ribbon Week. This year’s theme was “Be happy. Be brave. Be drug free.” Visit www.pcssd.org/article/344187?org=pcssd to see more from the students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
Maumelle Middle
MAUMELLE MIDDLE SCHOOL 6th graders in Ms. Hall's science class recently learned about conduction during an experiment! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Maumelle Middle
Landmark Elementary
LANDMARK ELEMENTARY celebrates SOAR behavior every week! Show self-control On task Act responsibly Respectful. Students have the opportunity to shop at the PBIS store using points they’ve earned for behavior or attend FriYay clubs. #pcssdproud #equiityandexcellence
7 months ago, Landmark Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Students at SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY recently wrapped up their study of rocks. The 4th graders found pet rocks, painted them, and created a narrative about their new pet using what they learned about quotation marks and possessive nouns in grammar. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Daisy Bates Elementary
Principal Mrs. Christian and one of her students give a thumbs up to end the day at DAISY BATES ELEMENTARY. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, Daisy Bates Elementary
PCSSD
Several elementary schools held mock elections last week to teach students about registering to vote and casting their ballot. Check out these pictures of students learning about their civic duty: http://ow.ly/CxJt50Cbzon #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Adoption Awareness Month. To learn more about adoption, check out the Arkansas Department of Human Services Division of Children & Family Services. The agency works tirelessly to ensure all Arkansas children have a safe and stable home every day.
8 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Students on the girls' track team at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL created a video to share their thoughts on social justice. Special thanks to the EAST students at SHHS for working with the team to make the video. https://youtu.be/zUjbhNbX3M4 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Students from SYLVAN HILLS, ROBINSON and MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES high schools attended the Teen Court Orientation and Swearing-In Ceremony on Oct. 29. Thank you Pulaski County Youth Services Barry Hyde County Judge Judge Mark Leverett for attending and supporting this program. Read More: http://ow.ly/xNFO50Capdl #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Election Day! Don't forget to cast your vote and make your voice heard!
8 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson Middle
Teachers and staff at JOE T. ROBINSON MIDDLE are getting their students thinking about college by showing off their alma mater. Check out where your teachers went to school! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Middle
PCSSD
Today is National Authors Day & we want to recognize one of our own. MILLS MIDDLE 7th grader George Belt II became a published author when he joined more than 50 students as a contributor to a published journal about life during COVID-19. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is National Chemistry Week. Thank you to the amazing PCSSD teachers who are committed to teaching our students the elements of chemistry and other basic sciences! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Don't forget, we get an extra hour of sleep tonight! Daylight saving time ends 2 a.m. tonight, so set your clocks back before you go to bed!
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Halloween!
8 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson Elementary
Students at JOE T. ROBINSON ELEMENTARY did a fantastic job in the school's Pumpkin Decorating Contest! Congratulations to the winners, Ms. Askew’s class, Mrs. Hudson’s class and Ms. Johnson’s class! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Elementary
PCSSD
MAUMELLE, SYLVAN HILLS, MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES and ROBINSON kick off at 7pm. Don't forget to wear your mask, arrive early and physical distance. School-specific game details can be found online: http://ow.ly/zBtm50C78hV #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY held a PBIS drive-thru for virtual students! Teachers and staff loved to see smiling kiddos using their behavior points! Congratulations students #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
PCSSD
ICYMI: Mandy Hrach KATV spoke with PCSSD about the upcoming launch of Driven Virtual ACademy. This all virtual K-12 school will be a part of PCSSD and will open for 2021-2022 registration in January 2021. http://ow.ly/qYL950C5kWU #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Mills Middle
As part of the Arkansas Sheriffs' Association "Be Smart, Don't Start" program and Red Ribbon Week, MILLS MIDDLE was presented with a $1,200 grant. Thank you for your continued support of our students! https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1342017602803117 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Mills Middle
PCSSD
Pulaski County Special School District will present its Annual Report to the Public during the regularly scheduled November Board Meeting. Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Location: PCSSD Central Office Boardroom Time: 6:00 pm
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Earlier this month, schools across the district officially kicked off PBIS: positive behavior interventions and supports. Students can cash in "good behavior" points for prizes throughout the year. PBIS details: http://ow.ly/nue050C3f0V #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Thank you Hayden Nix with KARK 4 News and FOX16 News for giving a weather presentation to third graders at SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY. The students enjoyed the lesson to wrap up their weather unit and the first nine weeks. http://ow.ly/xhXi50C2SA3 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Lawson Elementary
During school visits last week, this LAWSON ELEMENTARY student asked for help with a classroom assignment. Deputy Superintendent Smith happily pulled up a chair to work on sentence structure. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Lawson Elementary
Pine Forest Elementary
PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY kindergarten music students are studying Autumn. They are learning about color words, composing new color rhythms for the class, and moving with colored scarves to songs about Fall leaves. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Pine Forest Elementary
PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High School and Lawson Elementary School celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with help from the Pulaski County Special School District community. https://www.pcssd.org/article/330937?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
In true 2020 fashion, you might notice something a little "off" in the Class of 2020 senior group photo. Looks like Coach Morrison's Halloween joke from last year made its way into the yearbook! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
PCSSD
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Teachers who witness bullying should intervene immediately, assure the bullied child that it is not their fault, and address the behavior with the bully.
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Nearly 3 out of 4 Americans know someone who is or has been a victim of domestic violence. Now is time to take a stand. If you need assistance, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE(7233).
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is School Bus Safety Week, and the PCSSD Transportation Department is providing some safety tips throughout the week for our bus riding students. https://youtu.be/-InxhLvLd4E #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Middle
6th graders at SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE completed an independent reading project after reading Gary Paulsen's "Hatchet." Students designed a poster, plot diagram and wrote a summary, sequel or conflict analysis. Love the creativity from each student! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
PCSSD
This is School Bus Safety Week, and the PCSSD Transportation Department is providing some safety tips throughout the week for our bus riding students. https://youtu.be/a4DfjTwaPe4 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD officially kicked off its AVID implementation for the 2020-2021 school year last week. Admin leaders at central office led. a virtual celebration and schools held individual PD sessions. We're AVID ready! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is School Bus Safety Week, and the PCSSD Transportation Department is providing some safety tips throughout the week for our bus riding students. https://youtu.be/XaW5txzN1y4 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is School Bus Safety Week, and the PCSSD Transportation Department is providing some safety tips throughout the week for our bus riding students. http://ow.ly/gqKr50BWOc7 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
ICYMI: The charter authorizing panel approved for PCSSD to launch an all-virtual school in the 2021 school year. DRIVEN Virtual Academy has been in the works for 5 years, but comes at pivotal time in education. Details: http://ow.ly/uyrQ50BWA59 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is School Bus Safety Week, and the PCSSD Transportation Department is providing some safety tips throughout the week for our bus riding students. https://youtu.be/EDP00aHrEYo #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. As a parent, talk with your child about bullying and provide a supportive place to talk about his/her feelings. If the bullying is happening at school, contact the school to determine a plan together.
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Arkansas Department of Education extended the USDA waiver allowing all students to be served meals free of cost for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year. This means every PCSSD student will receive free breakfast & lunch this school year. http://ow.ly/uY3S50BTCJy #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD Board of Education presented the Q1 Inspiration in Education Award award to Juanita Croon, Helpdesk Manager for the district’s IT department at Tuesday night's meeting. We're all so thankful for Juanita's hard work! http://ow.ly/yGvI50BSBM1 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Landmark Elementary
A former LANDMARK ELEMENTARY student is being recognized for her submission in the Curbside Couture Fashion Show at the Clinton Presidential Center. Alexis Mitchell won the elementary division of the contest. http://ow.ly/t8SE50BRpFX #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Landmark Elementary
Mills Middle
MILLS MIDDLE will dismiss at 12:15 today due to a gas leak in the school. Bus and car riders can be picked up at 12:15pm. The remainder of the school day will be virtual. Students will connect with their teachers via Schoology. Thank you.
8 months ago, Mills Middle
PCSSD
PCSSD Special Education department will host a virtual transition fair next Tuesday, October 20. Transition fairs provide resources about the transition from high school to adulthood. Details online: http://ow.ly/tcoB50BQjiE #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Landmark Elementary
Thank you to KATV Channel 7 for featuring LANDMARK ELEMENTARY art teacher, Ms. Emerson on Tuesday evening's newscast. She discussed how she has adjusted her job during the pandemic. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
Arkansas Department of Education has a new educational tool for families and teachers called the Social Media Awareness Campaign (SMACtalk) to ensure we all work together to keep students healthy and safe while they learn and socialize online. https://www.pcssd.org/article/324154?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
At PCSSD we understand the importance of students receiving nutritious meals. And as we celebrate National School Lunch Week, we are also thankful for the extension of a federal program providing breakfast and lunch at no charge. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle Middle
Every student at MAUMELLE MIDDLE received a free book from @GoodwillIntl. The group and @THVCraig provided books to every student at five different PCSSD schools. These books went to both traditional, blended, and virtual students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Maumelle Middle
PCSSD
To maintain a positive, productive learning environment and assure confidentiality for students and teachers during distance learning, all parents/guardians are asked to follow these privacy guidelines. Parents/guardians should email your child’s principal with any questions or concerns regarding privacy or virtual classroom expectations. Printable PDF available here: https://5il.co/lynw
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Parents across the district now have access to the Schoology Parent Portal. The following videos to help you walk through the portal as well as the app. Schoology Parent Tutorial: https://youtu.be/Wusadq_agCo Schoology App: https://youtu.be/_YHEGyPxxJA #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
SYLVAN HILLS, MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES and ROBINSON kick off at 7pm. (MAUMELLE HS game cancelled) Don't forget to wear your mask, arrive early and physical distance. School-specific game details can be found online: https://www.pcssd.org/article/323291?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named Emmarie Gates of JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH a commended student in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. https://www.pcssd.org/article/322376?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Pine Forest Elementary
Congratulations to PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY art teacher, Patricia McCauley. She will receive the Distinguished Service within the Profession Award by the Arkansas Art Educators association at their upcoming virtual conference this Fall. https://www.pcssd.org/article/322326?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Pine Forest Elementary
Landmark Elementary
Healing Waters Outreach delivered gift bags for teachers at LANDMARK ELEMENTARY. The gift bags were filled with goodies like scissors, markers, crayons, and other great school supplies. Thank you Healing Waters for this generous donation for our teachers! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
The Six Bridges Book Festival from @CALibrarySystem will be available free & live online October 8-18. The event will feature more than 50 authors & presenters including cooking demonstrations, crafts, and contests. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Schoology is back up and running without issue. However, there might still be issues with logging into Classlink. You can continue to monitor updates here: https://status.classlink.com/
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Classlink and Schoology are experiencing issues nationwide. We are hopeful that both will be running at full capacity soon. You can monitor updates on the following websites: Schoology: https://status.schoology.com/ Classlink: https://status.classlink.com/
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Update on from the PCSSD IT Department: The ClassLink Portal should be back up and running nationwide. Students and staff can access their portal now at launchpad.classlink.com/pcssd. Thank you for your patience this morning!
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
From the PCSSD IT Department: The ClassLink Portal is currently down nationwide. We are hopeful it will be back up and running for students to access their portal very soon. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is Computer Learning Month. This month, we encourage members of the PCSSD community who are not familiar with computers to learn something new. Many local libraries provide resources to teach everything from the basics to more advanced skills.
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Child Health Day. It is important for children to create healthy routines to grow and thrive. This includes brushing teeth,washing hands, eating well, and exercising. This is especially important as we all do our part to stay safe and healthy from COVID-19.
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is World Teacher Day and we want to take a moment to recognize the hardworking teachers across our district. Thank you for your dedication to education! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. There are five types of bullying: verbal, emotional, physical, sexual, and cyber. If you are being bullied, document the events in writing and tell a trusted adult who can help you navigate through.
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence affects both women & men, of every race, religion, culture & status. If you are a victim of domestic violence and need assistance, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE(7233).
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 1 in 8 women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. That means, on average, every 2 minutes a woman receives that life-changing news. Join PCSSD in raising awareness for this disease. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Principals Month! We will highlight our principals throughout the month. Stay tuned to our social media to learn more about your principal. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is National Custodial Worker Day. Thank you to our custodial workers across the District who have gone the extra mile to keep facilities clean to protect staff and students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
McFarland Eye Care is hosting a free eye care day this Saturday (October 3) at their Little Rock and Pine Bluff locations. This is for new and existing patients to provide eye care that might have been delayed due to COVID-19. http://ow.ly/Pr4850BFBY8 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
Maumelle Middle
Students in Intermediate Art class at MAUMELLE MIDDLE enjoyed the nice weather this week. Ms. Poole's students did "en plein air drawing" of still life objects and landscape around the school. We love seeing these alternative classroom projects! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Maumelle Middle
PCSSD
Great news! Our chromebook insurance partner has reopened the portal to enroll. Sign up for chromebook insurance for just $35 for the school year. Deadline is October 31! More info: https://5il.co/jewe Link to enroll: https://schooldevicecoverage.com/signup #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
Baker Elementary
Mrs. Jamie Garmon from BAKER ELEMENTARY is a finalist in the Bessie B Moore Awards Program with Economics Arkansas. She won a $1,000 prize for her exemplary work in economics in the classroom. Congratulations Mrs. Garmon! http://ow.ly/EqlV50BDcwm #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Baker Elementary
Mills Middle
A MILLS MIDDLE 7th grader can now claim to be a published author! George Belt II joins more than 50 young authors as contributor to a nationally published journal about what life is like for kids during COVID-19. http://ow.ly/wxlU50BDC3g #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Mills Middle
PCSSD
It's important to wear a mask to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. But just as important is to wear it correctly and wash it regularly. Here are some helpful reminders for when it comes to wearing your mask and keeping yourself and others safe. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Great news! Our chromebook insurance partner has reopened the portal to enroll. Sign up for chromebook insurance for just $35 for the school year. Deadline is October 31! More info: https://5il.co/jewe Link to enroll: https://schooldevicecoverage.com/signup
9 months ago, PCSSD
Sherwood Elementary
SHERWOOD ELEMENTARY was chosen by UA Little Rock to participate in the launch of STEM+C2 to develop STEM talent and identify promising students in Grades 2-3 through engineering and computer science as the foundation. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence https://sherwood.pcssd.org/article/313771?org=sherwood-elementary
9 months ago, Sherwood Elementary
Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Make sure you are ready to vote! MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH is preparing our young people by helping new voters register to vote. The last day to register to vote for November's election is October 5. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High
Sylvan Hills High
Let's have a grrrrreat week! Beau and Bella sit in the front office at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH to remind students and staff to wear your mask every day! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Several central office employees received a special award for a "job well done" from fellow employee, Fred Austin. As part of his "DARE 2 B" program, Fred recognizes employees for their hard work and dedication to students. Thank you Crain Team for helping with the awards. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Better Breakfast Day! PCSSD is proud to be a recipient of the expansion of the USDA's Seamless Summer Option to provide nutritious and free breakfast and lunches to all students, including those participating in the virtual option. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Our @AVID4College leadership team is working to set goals for this 2020-2021 school year. We are looking forward to continuing with AVID and reaching students where they are to help them succeed. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
MAUMELLE, MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES and ROBINSON high schools kick off week 4 games tonight. Don't forget to wear your mask, arrive early and physical distance at the games. School-specific game details can be found online: http://ow.ly/L6uL50BztiH #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson High
There might be a bit of a height difference between these ROBINSON HIGH rockstars (Teacher Librarian, Ms. Moore and Principal, Dr. Pickering) and our executive director of communications, Mrs. Duff. "Our differences make us stronger!" #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
PCSSD
The National Park Foundation is providing free youth passes to students under 16 for national parks across the country. The pass is good through August 31, 2021. Find Arkansas's National Parks: findyourpark.com/park-finder #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Week 4 of high school football kicks off a night early with a big-time match up between SYLVAN HILLS HIGH and Pine Bluff High. Come cheer on the Bears tonight at 7pm or watch it on KARZ 42. More game day details: http://ow.ly/sujm50Bztb2 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Landmark Elementary
How cute is this idea from LANDMARK ELEMENTARY!? The admin celebrated 4 weeks of virtual, blended and traditional learning with coke floats last week. That's a perfect way to celebrate all your hard work. Way to go students and staff! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
There is just one week left to fill out your census information! This information determines important state funding for the next decade. Get counted at my2020census.gov or 844-330-2020.
9 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Campbell, a life skills student at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH, learns to talk and interact with classmates & teachers thanks to a delivery program his teacher, Mrs. Dunlap started. Check out the story on THV11 and Jordan Howington. http://ow.ly/G9Ay50Bz4K7 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Baker Elementary
Special thanks to the PTO crew at BAKER ELEMENTARY for supplying these awesome new shirts for all Baker staff. Our schools are so thankful for our PTO/PTA teams who help, especially in the craziest of times! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Baker Elementary
Cato Elementary
"Dad's who give a hoot!" Love the t-shirts these dads made with the CATO ELEMENTARY mascot. Thank you for helping out with student drop off in the morning (especially Principal Lee's husband)! Your dedication to our students is much appreciated. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Cato Elementary
Maumelle Middle
September is Bring Your Legislator to School Month. Things look a little different with school visits this year - they're all virtual! Congresswoman Joyce Elliott spoke with a 7th grade PreAP Geography class at MAUMELLE MIDDLE last week. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Maumelle Middle
Pine Forest Elementary
Meet “Pandemic Pete" - he helps remind kindergartners how to stay safe. Pete hangs out in Mrs. Sergeant's classroom at PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY. #pcsspdroud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Pine Forest Elementary
Oakbrooke Elementary
Students at OAKBROOKE recently researched hurricanes. Mrs. Middaugh’s digital Alpha class studied the natural disasters and how they affect the coast and beyond. After studying the engineering design process, students created prototypes that could help before, during, and after a hurricane. https://www.pcssd.org/article/309582?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
Mills Middle
MILLS MIDDLE art teacher Ms. McMullin's students participated in an "art as play" watercolor lesson. The assignment was done outside and spread out so that the students could remove their masks to work. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Mills Middle
Lawson Elementary
Thank you to the Northwest Arkansas Audubon Society and private donors for donations which brought two bird feeders to the playground, along with food for the whole year! Ms. Haynes requested the donations from the Arkansas Birding community and they showed up! She is looking forward to sharing her love of birds with the students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Lawson Elementary
PCSSD
The first NWEA MAP growth assessment begins this week. These evaluations guide teachers on how to help students continue to learn. We've added a section on our website with tips for traditional and virtual students: http://ow.ly/im1K50BqlZM #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
Students at OAKBROOKE ELEMENTARY celebrated Grandparents Day by reading stories about grandparents, completing charts on what they can do with grandparents, and making cards for grandparents. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
Oak Grove Elementary
Traditional & blended 5th graders at OAK GROVE ELEMENTARY played virtual multiplication baseball. Mrs. McClure's students, with help from Instructional Coach Mrs. Pickett, used breakout rooms to share screens & were happy to see classmates. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
9 months ago, Oak Grove Elementary
William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
Thank you Michael Johnson and 1millionfacemasks.com for personalized face masks at WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY! The staff loves them! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
Pine Forest Elementary
5th graders at PINE FOREST ELEMENTARY are having fun with music! The class learned about The William Tell Overture by Rossini and played a desktop symphony rhythm lesson. https://youtu.be/excud7CrbR0. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, Pine Forest Elementary
PCSSD
September is Better Breakfast Month! Check out these pictures from breakfast at COLLEGE STATION ELEMENTARY. PCSSD is proud to have been approved for a grant to cover the cost of breakfast and lunch for all students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Great news for our PCSSD families: we are now able to offer FREE meals thanks to a recent USDA waiver. That means our virtual, blended and traditional students can eat breakfast & lunch for free through Dec. 31! http://ow.ly/GmaQ50Bh7HE #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
Oakbrooke Elementary
OAKBROOKE teacher Mrs. Middaugh becomes a detective sleuth to help kindergarteners, 1st graders, and 2nd graders solve mysteries by using critical thinking. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, Oakbrooke Elementary
PCSSD
PCSSD will be open for regular business hours tomorrow (Friday, Aug. 28). Schools will operate on their normal Friday schedule (which includes blended Group B students). Extended care and athletic activities will resume tomorrow as well. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Central Arkansas is expected to feel the impact of Hurricane Laura tomorrow. Based on the most current weather updates, the heaviest impact is expected between 3-4pm. Therefore, PCSSD will dismiss school early on Thursday, August 27. Elementary schools will dismiss at 11:30am and Secondary schools will dismiss at 1:00pm. Dismissal times are for both car and bus riders. District offices will dismiss at 1pm as well. There will be no district athletics events on Thursday, August 27. No decision has been made about school or athletic activities for Friday at this time.
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Schoology Update: The parent access feature is not turned on yet for Schoology. We are working to get all teachers and students up to speed before adding the parent access. We'll share more information next week. Thank you for your continued patience.
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
SCHOOLOGY UPDATE: Rachel Blackwell, Digital Learning Facilitator for PCSSD, offers another walk through of what Schoology looks like for students, starting with the log in process to the student portal. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence http://ow.ly/J3U850B8ZV1
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
It may look a little different this year, but we are still sending well wishes and positive vibes for a happy first day of school! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Ellie Miller, a parent of 6 children wrote this poem earlier this month for @thrive. Mrs. Miller states in the article that, regardless of options, there isn’t a parent who won’t relate to the words of this poem. http://ow.ly/Issp50B6w5T #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
Joe T. Robinson Middle
Unfortunately Robinson Middle school has lost Internet and phone connectivity. The IT department is working to get this fixed right now. We will update as soon as things are back in working order.
10 months ago, Joe T. Robinson Middle
PCSSD
Tip to help your child adapt to wearing a mask: Let's pretend! Integrate masks into your favorite pretend play scenes. Encourage your child to dress up as a doctor, nurse, or veterinarian. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Tip to help your child adapt to wearing a mask: Use easy to understand language and positive phrasing to explain why it is important for children to wear their mask. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
Landmark Elementary
Thank you to the Holy Roller bike shop for donating this bike to Landmark Elementary! Landmark students will have the opportunity to win this bike based on good behavior. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, Landmark Elementary
PCSSD
12 schools in PCSSD are approved to participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) program. CEP provides meals, regardless of eligibility category, at NO CHARGE for students at these schools! Read more here: https://www.pcssd.org/article/282080?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
COMING SOON: Chromebook Distribution PCSSD will release information about chromebook distribution for all students soon. Every student in grades K - 12 will receive a chromebook no matter which instructional option they are in. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Baptist Health Community Outreach is offering back-to-school immunization clinics in Little Rock throughout the month of August. Check out the schedule on our website: https://www.pcssd.org/article/279757?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Regular physical activity during the summer can actually lead to increased concentration and improved test scores.
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Physical education is also important to continued learning. Find a park with walking trails and playground equipment for children to play.
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: Parents, please select one instructional option for each child who attends a PCSSD school. Responses must be completed by Friday, July 24 at 5 p.m. New students should complete this report, too! https://forms.gle/6eH77dqk2RjVuiBP8
11 months ago, PCSSD
Mills High
The River Lights in Little Rock will be glowing green and gold tonight in honor of the senior class of 2020 from MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH SCHOOL. Put on your mask and head downtown to get a picture of the tribute to our amazing seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, Mills High
Sylvan Hills High
The River Lights in Little Rock will be rotating black/gold and navy/white tonight in honor of the class of 2002 from ROBINSON HIGH and SYLVAN HILLS HIGH. Put on your mask and head downtown to get a picture of the tribute to our amazing seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Joe T. Robinson High
The River Lights in Little Rock will be rotating black/gold and navy/white tonight in honor of the class of 2002 from ROBINSON HIGH and SYLVAN HILLS HIGH. Put on your mask and head downtown to get a picture of the tribute to our amazing seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, Joe T. Robinson High
Maumelle High
The River Lights in Little Rock will be glowing red and white tonight in honor of the senior class of 2020 from Maumelle High School. Put on your mask and head downtown to get a picture of the tribute to our amazing seniors! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, Maumelle High
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Physical education is also important to continued learning. Consider signing kids up for a sports team or organization of their choice. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Kids are never too young to learn about diversity. To help broaden understanding of our black community, here is this week's resource as a helpful starting point: what you can learn from a box of crayons! http://ow.ly/fzy850AzBFd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty and Deputy Superintendent Ms. Alesia Smith visited Salem Media this week to talk about the Roadmap to Reopening. Listen to the segment on Rejoice Little Rock at the 35 minute mark: http://ow.ly/pUrl50AxuOR #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD is conducting a FINAL SURVEY to plan for the 2020-2021 academic year. Parents will select one instructional option for each child for the year. Parents MUST fill out one survey for each child who attends a PCSSD school. This survey must be completed by Friday, July 24 at 5 p.m. https://forms.gle/93BL5azfHWUuUkUq9 If you're new to PCSSD, please fill out this survey as well!
11 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Easy and fun science experiments are available online.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Visiting local history, art, and science museums is fun and educations for children.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is Chocolate Day. Who doesn't like chocolate? Cookies, ice cream, candy bars, cakes, pies - what is your favorite way to eat chocolate?
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Combating the summer slide only takes 2-3 hours of practice per week. How do you prevent the summer slide?
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Birthday, America! How are you celebrating today?
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
A teacher's Job never stops. Ms. Cates, 6th grade science teacher at MILL MIDDLE spent some time hanging out with her mentees. We love seeing our teachers go the extra mile for our students!
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Open a lemonade stand to teach children about money management.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
pcssdschoolsKids are never too young to learn about diversity. In July, we'll share weekly resources to help with that conversation. Teaching Tolerance, Beyond the Golden Rule: A Parent’s Guide to Preventing and Responding to Prejudice http://ow.ly/b53x50Anwa9
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Encourage kids to calculate mileage and estimated time of arrival for trips.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Buildings may be closed, but registration is still open! Families with students returning to PCSSD must register. Registration information can be found online at pcssd.org/register. If you have questions, please contact Yolanda Richards at yrichards@pcssd.org.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD will host a community meeting to discuss what coming back to school could and should look like this fall. Tune in Wednesday, July 1 at 8:30 am to hear from PCSSD community stakeholders. MEETING LINK: https://youtu.be/SXHRjEg8tgs
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Downloading math games on a tablet or smartphone can be one way kids can have fun and learn at the same time.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
FOOD DISTRIBUTION UPDATE: • Monday, June 29: 6-day meal box ( June 29 - July 3 and July 6) • Tuesday, July 7: 2-day box • Thursday, July 9: 2-day box • Monday, July 13: resume regular Monday (3-day box) and Thursday (2-day box)
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
NOW HIRING! PCSSD has more than 50 job openings right now. Check out the openings to see if there's something that might be a good fit for you. http://ow.ly/ogZ150AhBkS
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Did you know cooking can help kids keep their math skills sharp? Have your kids help measure and mix while cooking dinner.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers: Ever-changing technology is one of the most constant parts of education. Summer months are a great opportunity to learn new technologies and how to implement them in your classroom next school year! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
62% of kids say they enjoy summer reading so encourage your kids to spend some time in a book this summer. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Buildings may be closed, but registration is still open! Families with students returning to PCSSD must register. Registration information can be found online at pcssd.org/register. If you have questions, please contact Yolanda Richards at yrichards@pcssd.org.
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Little Rock Zoo is offering both virtual and on-grounds Zoofari camps this summer to provide fun-filled and educational programming for children. The camp is specifically geared toward elementary-aged children, but is fun for the whole family. https://www.pcssd.org/article/258066?org=pcssd
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
It is important during summer months for students to find books that they enjoy reading. 90% of kids say they are more likely to finish a book that they pick out themselves. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Father's Day!
12 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Writing letters to family and friends helps students to practice their reading and writing skills during the summer months. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Buildings may be closed, but registration is still open! Families with students returning to PCSSD must register. Registration information can be found online at pcssd.org/register. If you have questions, please contact Yolanda Richards at yrichards@pcssd.org.
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. Taking photos for scrapbooking is a great family activity and also encourages creativity and reading/writing skills. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Beating the summer slide can be done by some simple activities during the summer. You could visit our local libraries to check out books or even take some classes. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers: The school year did not end how anyone planned, but you worked hard to provide meaningful instruction online. The Advancement Courses team made a list of 7 movies to remind you of your impact watch this summer: https://blog.advancementcourses.com/articles/teacher-movies/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The summer slide overwhelmingly impacts kids from lower income families more than others. It is reported that by the end of the 5th grade, students from lower income families are often 2.5 years behind their peers. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Buildings may be closed, but registration is still open! Families with students returning to PCSSD must register. Registration information can be found online at pcssd.org/register. If you have questions, please contact Yolanda Richards at yrichards@pcssd.org.
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Teachers spend valuable classroom time at the beginning of each school year to catch up students who have fallen behind where they should be. It can take 4-6 weeks to re-teach students the material they forgot. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
By the time students get to high school, the learning loss caused by the summer slide can create a performance gap of 2-5 years. But simply practicing some skills will keep your student sharp heading into next year. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The summer slide is real and students can lose more than 2.5 months of math skills, 2 months of reading skills, and multiple grade levels of abilities without putting what they have learned this list year to practice. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Many students have already closed their books and won't open them again until school is back in session. This puts kids at risk of falling behind and lower standardized test scores. We will provide facts and tips to avoid the summer slide here. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Art students at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH NORTH completed Covid-19 inspired comic strips. The project tied together concepts taught during the 3rd nine weeks and current events in a fun and engaging way. https://shhn.pcssd.org/article/254567?org=sylvan-hills-high-north #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, Sylvan Hills High
William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
Congratulations to WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON ELEMENTARY teachers Mrs. Negatha Blake and Mrs. Louise Brewer on their retirements! Mrs. Blake has spent 28 years in education and Mrs. Brewer has spent 38 years in education, with 25 of those at Clinton Elementary. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, William Jefferson Clinton Elementary
PCSSD
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty and Shawn Burgess, assistant superintendent for human resources, discuss what it will look like for PCSSD to reopen for students in fall 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idmzAgdSNdE #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 year ago, PCSSD