February is Black History Month. Grover Evans was the first African American to swim on the U.S. Paralympic Team in Barcelona in 1992. He set five world records & won 69 national championships. Evans was born in Jonesboro & inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1996.
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Grover Evans
Congratulations to our November, December and January Student of the Month recipients! Students are nominated by and voted on by the faculty. We are proud of you!
over 4 years ago, Kelly DeVun
Student of the Month recipients
Just a reminder that we do not accept deliveries for students. Thank you!
over 4 years ago, Kelly DeVun
PCSSD is wishing everyone a very happy Valentine's Day
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
valentine's day
February is Black History Month. Lottie Lee Holt Shackelford became the first female mayor of Little Rock. In 1998, Shackelford founded the Women's Foundation of Arkansas. She was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
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Lottie Lee Holt Shackelford
February is Black History Month. Robert McFerrin Sr. was the first African American to appear in an opera at the Metropolitan Opera house in New York City. McFerrin was born in Marianna and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1995.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Robert McFerrin Sr.
Congratulations to our silver medal basketball team who participated in today's Special Olympics competition. We are Stinger proud!
over 4 years ago, Kelly DeVun
Special Olympics basketball team
February is Black History Month. Sidney Moncrief played basketball for University of Arkansas and led them to the Final Four in '78. He was a first round draft pick and five time All-Star. Moncrief was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2001.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Sidney Moncrief
February is Black History Month. Granville Coggs was an original Tuskegee Airman. He attended Harvard and became the first African American staff physician at San Francisco's Kaiser Hospital. Coggs was born in Pine Bluff and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2001.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Granville Coggs
February is Black History Month. Johnnie Harrison Taylor was a singer known as the "Philosopher of Soul." His single "Disco Lady" was the first single to ever be certified platinum. Taylor was born in Crawfordsville, AR and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1999.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Johnnie Harrison Taylor
February is Black History Month. Hubert "Geese" Ausbie was a member of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team and became known as the "Clown Prince of Basketball." Ausbie attended Philander Smith College and was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1995.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Hubert "Geese" Ausbie
February is Black History Month. Daisy Gatson Bates was a mentor to the Little Rock Nine during Central High's desegregation. In 1957 the AP chose her as Woman of the Year in Education. Bates grew up in Huttig, AR and was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Daisy Gatson Bates
The Valentine’s dance has been rescheduled for Friday, February 28, from 6:30-8:30. Cost is $5 and students must have their ID. Concessions will be available for purchase.
over 4 years ago, Kelly DeVun
Students should be completing the AMI assignments for today. All AMI assignments will be graded. Teachers have placed student led conference assignments in their Google classrooms.
over 4 years ago, Kelly DeVun
Parent teacher conferences are Monday, Feb. 10, from 12:00-6:00. We will be using the student led format. Students need to come to the conferences and should bring their chrome books. We look forward to seeing you on Monday!
over 4 years ago, Kelly DeVun
February is Black History Month. Art Porter Sr. was best known as a jazz musician and performed for President Clinton's two gubernatorial inaugurations and a presidential inaugural reception. Porter is from Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1994.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
Art Porter Sr.
This is a reminder that schools will be closed on Monday, February 10 for parent teacher conferences. We'll see you (students) back in the classroom on Tuesday, February 11!
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
parent teacher conference
Due to a high percentage of student absences and the duration of these absences, Maumelle Middle and High schools as well as Robinson High school will have an AMI day tomorrow - Friday, February 7. These schools will be deep cleaned tomorrow to sanitize the building.
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
illness closed
February is Black History Month. Andree Yvonne Layton Roaf was the first African American woman to serve on the Arkansas Supreme Court when she was appointed by Governor Jim Guy Tucker. Roaf moved to Pine Bluff as an adult and inducted to the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1996.
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Andree Yvonne Layton Roaf
REMINDER! The Pulaski County Special School District science fair will be held *this* Friday, February 7 from 9am until 1 pm. Come visit us at UA-Little Rock and see all the projects from across our school district. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
over 4 years ago, PCSSD
science fair