September is National Suicide Prevention Month. While suicide is the 12th leading cause of death in the U.S., the Arkansas Department of Health reports that it is the leading cause of violent death in Arkansas. https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/suicide-prevention #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Though it may not feel like fall outdoors, we are in full swing with fall football! Al four PCSSD high schools are playing tonight - 3 on the road and 1 at home. Don't forget you can watch all games through our livestream: www.pcssd.org/page/sports-network #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This is a reminder that September 30 is the last day to order a yearbook before the price is raised. Get yours today! Go Stingers!!!
This is a reminder that Homecoming week starts next week September 26 - September 30. We will have activities throughout the week as well as a different theme for each school day. Please make plans to participate and attend the game on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 4:30 p.m. at Maumelle HS Football Stadium.
This is National Coding Week! What new digital skills are you learning to help others and your community? Coding also helps students learn teamwork and problem solving skills. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Happy first day of Fall! Who is ready for some cooler weather? #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Please see this latest information about ordering your yearbook and submitting photos for the yearbook. Go Stingers!!!
This is the International Week of the Deaf and we want to highlight our PCSSD interpreters who work with students across the District. Thank you for your service to our students and schools! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
PCSSD executive director of communications, Jessica Duff, was a special guest on the Living in Beta Mode podcast by Arkansas Department of Education. They talked about the role of communication and social media in community & family engagement. Listen here: https://trst.in/vup8q1 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence #DESEPodcasts
This is Recycle Awareness Week! PCSSD is committed to recycling and reducing waste across the district and in our schools. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Today is National IT Professionals Day! Thank you to our talented IT staff who keeps PCSSD running! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
If you are interested in volunteering to help at our Fall Scholastic Book Fair Sept. 26-30, please register as a volunteer for PCSSD and then choose a date/time on our SignUpGenius. Thank you! Go Stingers!!! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040445A5AA28AB9-spring
Please join our PTSO/Athletic Boosters!!! This is an easy way to get involved to help our school, students and teachers in many ways! Go Stingers!!! https://forms.gle/GuafEtQDP2oQxyw28
Today is National Voter Registration Day! Did you know that voter registration applications are available throughout the community, or you can print a form online. Be sure to register to make your voice heard this November! https://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/voter-information/voter-registration-information #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at our school to work in the concession stand, chaperone field trips, help with book fairs and many other opportunities, please follow these instructions to register with our school district. Thank you! Go Stingers!!! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1oWhR-uTlI3lgMH2mwDrebi767M9YdNGsDQAmOnpPbUc/edit?usp=sharing
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) teachings start in the classroom, but continue outside the classroom during daily activities. It is fun to see students of all ages learn that STEM is Lit! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Are you interested in becoming a substitute teacher with PCSSD? Our partner, WillSub, is now hiring substitutes for the 2022-2023 school year! For a limited time, background checks are free. Learn more and apply online: https://trst.in/xCpvSj #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
This week is Arkansas Peace Week. Organizations from around the state are coming together to promote peacemaking in our society and raise awareness of organizations working to build a lasting peace in Arkansas. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Be Mighty Little Rock is encouraging neighbors across Pulaski County to fill the Little Free Pantries in their neighborhoods with non-perishable foods or other items, like hygiene products. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
September is Attendance Awareness Month. Educators use attendance to engage families & children. Absences drop when families understand what their children are learning & feel welcome & supported. http://bit.ly/1oqfID7 #schooleveryday #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence