Congratulations to our September Students of the Month! These students were nominated and chosen by teachers and staff members. Way to go Stingers! 6th grade: Jada Townes, Mabrey Bryant, Reid McMahan, Jackson Pickett, Jordan Knabe, Aly Kate Rodtnick, Ebony Morgan and Thai Lamb 7th grade: Isaiah Butler, JD Young, Sam Goodman, Makaila Stogner, Dat Nguyen and Ava Fowlkes 8th grade: Savanna Franklin and Layla Ward
College is EXPENSIVE! Join the College Funding Coach® to learn about ways to save and how to pay for college. Register for the “Little-Known Secrets of Paying for College Workshop" on November 4 at 7pm. Click here to register: https://www.thecollegefundingcoach.org/class/sylvan-hills-es-maumelle-ms-sylvan-hs/
On November 2, PCSSD seeks approval of its current 40.7 school mill tax. If it passes, existing bonds will be restructured to generate $80M in revenue for facilities projects. If it fails, taxes remain the same, but no facility improvements. pcssd.org/page/building-for-the-future #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Maumelle Middle will host a school dance next month! It'll be a GLOW DANCE on Friday, November 12 from 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm (make sure to check the time window for your grade level). Tickets are $5 - stop by the office for more info.
This is Digital Citizenship Week. At PCSSD, we work to educate our students about good digital citizenship and show them how to connect with each other, be kind, and leave a positive digital footprint.
It is National School Bus Safety Week. At PCSSD we aim to ensure safe and successful school bus safety measures this week and every week of the school year. https://www.pcssd.org/article/562782 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY (October 18). District and school staff will be participating in professional development across the PCSSD. District offices will be open regular hours and schools will be open for students again on Tuesday, October 19. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Several students were able to attend the Fall FBLA Conference at UCA on October 13. The group's sponsor, Ms. Hubbard, said they had a fabulous day with several students being recognized for achievements! Way to go, Stingers!
Reminder! Our theme for the game tomorrow (Oct. 14)against Jacksonville Middle is 80's! There is a lot of variety when it comes to 80's-themed clothing. Don't forget to follow dress code when wearing your outfits to school and the game.
Marching and concert bands are available in all four PCSSD feeder patterns. In addition to performing at football games each Friday, the MAUMELLE HIGH marching band performs Saturdays at marching band competitions across the state. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Today's Tip Tuesday is to monitor what your child is doing online. Computers should be kept in an open area and parents should be aware of a child's cyber activities, learn about new technologies, and set rules for online use.
On November 2, PCSSD is asking for voters' approval to RESTRUCTURE its 3 existing bonds. RESTRUCTURE: refinance, or revise, bonds in order to save money in the long run. The money saved will be restructured to fund infrastructure projects related to facilities improvements. pcssd.org/page/building-for-the-future #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This is Earth Sciences Week and the theme is "Water Today and for the Future." PCSSD students continue to learn about the science of earth and the importance of taking care of her. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This is National School Lunch Week! President John F. Kennedy first recognized this week in 1962 to promote the importance of a healthy school lunch and the impact it has in and out of the classroom. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Our theme this week is 80's - you may wear 80's themed clothes on Thursday, October 14 for our home game vs. Jacksonville Middle. Students, you'll have to ask your parents for help on how to dress up for this one. Have fun with this one, the 80's were a fun decade!
The annual school election is November 2 and the early voting window is October 26 - 31. There are more than 50 polling sites on Election Day and only 5 locations for early voting. Polling sites & voter info found here: http://ow.ly/uRRN50GlA0U #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
October is National Principal Month. Check out this throwback photo of one of our principals - who do you think this is? He is a 2006 graduate of Forrest City High, graduating in the top 10% of his class & got a football scholarship to @ucabears. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Today is World Teacher Day! Thank you to our teachers who work tirelessly for the betterment of our students. We appreciate you and all of your work in our community! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Today's Tip Tuesday is to teach children to recognize the signs of bullying: someone is being hurt by words or actions on purpose, usually more than once, feels bad because of it, & has a hard time stopping what is happening to them.
October is Farm to School Month to celebrate food education and lunch trays filled with healthy, local ingredients. This year Chartwells chefs created some fresh recipes for students and families to try at home. https://www.pcssd.org/article/552017 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence