February is Black History Month. John Harold Johnson built Johnson Publishing Company, a publishing empire that launched Ebony and Jet magazines. He was born in Arkansas City and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
Happy Groundhog Day! Do you want 6 more weeks of winter?
February is Black History Month. Maya Angelou is a renowned bestselling author, poet, actor and performer. She lived in Stamps, AR for ten years with her grandmothers. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
In honor of Black History Month, every day in February we'll recognize a great leader in African American history. We'll highlight someone new each morning.
Mrs. Hill’s 2nd graders eating Stone Soup.
Though school board appreciation month is ending, we're always thankful for the work of our school board members. Your dedication and hard work for our students is evident every day! THANK YOU!
Kindergarten students at BAKER ELEMENTARY got to meet a special pet as they studied the letter "S." Meet Craig, Ms. Thurman's class pet. Students got to touch and see the snake.They talked about different S words that go with snakes like smooth, slither and scales.
Congratulations to PCSSD athletic director, Danny Ebbs, on his selection to be placed into the Arkansas Activities Association Arkansas High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame. What an honor! Congrats, Danny! http://ow.ly/IFMA50y45kT
Eli Keller has two kids who both attend PCSSD schools. His fiancée, Mary, has 3 kids. When he's not chasing around the kids, Eli volunteers for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Arkansas.
Happy 100 days of school to our students and teachers! Cheers to an awesome school year so far! Schools across PCSSD are participating in fun, unique ways. We'll have pictures from all our schools over on our Facebook page.
Alicia Gillen, board secretary, has 3 children - Shayla Dixon 22, Nicole Gillen 13, Julia Gillen 12. She also has a dog named Maggie who is 15. In her spare time, she enjoys antiquing, traveling and cooking.
Ms. Thurman brought Craig, her class pet, to Mrs. Field's kindergarten class so they could see a "sssssnake". They are learning about the letter "S". Students got to touch and see the snake.They talked about different S words that go with snakes like smooth, slither and scales.
Our class had a blast playing “Pick It”! The students had to pick a word problem with their nose and carry it back to their groups. The groups worked together to solve one and two step 3 digit word problems with regrouping.
Ms. Conklin's class had a blast playing “Pick It”! The students had to pick a word problem with their nose and carry it back to their groups. The groups worked together to solve one and two step 3 digit word problems with regrouping.
Shelby Thoma and his wife, Leigh, have been married 25 years and 4 children: Simone-24, Nathan-23, Amelia- 20, and Novi-3. His favorite hobby is running and he also enjoys spending time with his youth group.
Brian Maune and his wife, Jennifer, have been married nearly 14 years. They have 5 kids and another due in May! Brian's hobbies include family travel and outdoors activities like hunting, fishing and camping.
If you would like to send your child to PCSSD, registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year! All the registration info can be found online at http://ow.ly/430u50xUd8h or by visiting your school's registrar's office.
Tina Renee Ward has two daughters, Ti'Naya and Daraleisha, and two grandkids, Kobe and August. Her hobbies include singing, dancing, road trips and bargain shopping!
BAKER ELEMENTARY's 5th Grade Art Club is working on projects for the International Fiber Collaborative to display at various parks and monuments across the nation. This painting will be exhibited at the "George Washington Birthplace National Monument" January 1- May 31, 2020.