Summer is winding down and we are all preparing for a return to school. Now is the time to start working with your children to set up a morning schedule to ensure they get to school on time. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 1 hour ago, PCSSD
morning routine
CALS has a list of programs and activities for students and the updated meal schedule for the end of summer, including the latest author talks, art exhibitions, & film schedule at your favorite CALS branch during August. https://cals.click/program-guide #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
1 day ago, PCSSD
CALS
Now is the time to register to volunteer for PCSSD schools this year! Volunteer background checks are required for those who are interested in volunteering in any capacity within the school(s). Registration: https://trst.in/yWnhr2 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 days ago, PCSSD
volunteers needed
Happy Friday! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 days ago, PCSSD
friday funny 5
The Arkansas sales tax holiday for 2022 will begin on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 12:01 AM and will continue through Sunday, August 7, 2022 at 11:59 PM. https://trst.in/2QcRkt
3 days ago, PCSSD
tax free weekend
Reading during these summer months helps avoid the summer slide. We are Teachers has put together a summer reading list of more than 100 books for students pre-k to grade 12. https://www.weareteachers.com/summer-reading-list-for-kids/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 days ago, PCSSD
summer reading we are teachers
PCSSD is still on the lookout for more bus drivers for the 2022-2023 school year. Bus drivers are an essential part of our school family. We need you! Special thanks to THV11 for helping us spread this message. https://trst.in/QmE7Ba #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 days ago, PCSSD
thv bus driver shortage
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
5 days ago, PCSSD
substitute teacher graphic
August is Immunization Awareness Month. The World Health Organization reports that immunizations prevent 2-3 million deaths every year in all age groups from diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, and measles. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 days ago, PCSSD
national immunization awareness month
Attention Sylvan Hills High families - we will be hosting open house and new student orientation on Thursday, August 18 from 6:00-8:00 PM. This is for incoming sophomore and any new SHHS students to come and check out the school, meet teachers, learn about expectations for the 2022-2023 school year. The event will be held in the Sylvan Hills Arena. See you soon!
6 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
shhs open house
We have another leader to introduce from Central Office at PCSSD. Welcome Dr. Kirk Freeman as our new Director of Human Resources. Dr. Freeman has worked for 7 school districts over the past 20 years. Congratulations, Dr. Freeman! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
6 days ago, PCSSD
dr freeman
Are students in your community looking for meals during the summer? Visit www.fns.usda.gov/meals4kids for the USDA Meals for Kids Finder. The interactive map is updated weekly. You can also text "Summer Meals" to 914-342-7744 or call 1-866-348-6479. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
7 days ago, PCSSD
Summer meals
Baptist Health Community Outreach is offering back-to-school immunization clinics in Little Rock throughout the month of August. For more information and to pre-register, call 501-202-1540. Walk-ins are welcome. https://share.peachjar.com/flyers/2292745/districts/35523 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
8 days ago, PCSSD
Free Immunizations
Happy Friday! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
10 days ago, PCSSD
Who is the king of the classroom? The ruler!
SYLVAN HILLS JUNIOR HIGH principal, Mr. Yvone West, is offering some tips to help students avoid the summer slide. "Parents can involve students in vacation planning: Calculating distance, mapping directions, and times to help critical thinking." #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
11 days ago, PCSSD
Avoid the summer slide
July is National Make a Difference to a Child Month. Rachel Blackwell, Digital Learning Facilitator says "Active listening is so important for children. Let kids know what they say is meaningful. This helps build deeper relationships." #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
12 days ago, PCSSD
Rachel Blackwell, Digital Learning Facilitator says "Active listening is so important for children. Let kids know what they say is meaningful. This helps build deeper relationships."
SYLVAN HILLS HIGH Advanced Placement students took their exams at the end of last school year and the results are in. SHHS students scored above the state average on 8 of the AP exams including English, Spanish, Calculus, Biology, Computer Science, and Art. Special recognition for the following courses: •2-D Art & Design: 92% scored 3 or higher (that's 15% above the state average of 77%) English Literature & Composition: 71% scored 3 or higher (that's 10% above the state average of 61%) Students who receive a score of 3, 4, or 5 will receive college credit for that course.
12 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
ap logo
PCSSD Teacher of the Year, Mr. Bokari Williams, is offering some tips to help students avoid the summer slide. "Exercise, play, workout, run, ride a bike, skateboard, scooter, jump rope for 60 minutes a day." #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
13 days ago, PCSSD
avoid the summer slide
PCSSD is excited to announce our new deputy superintendent, Dr. Sonya Whitfield! Dr. Whitfield served as principal at BAKER ELEMENTARY since 2015 and 3 other PCSSD elementary schools before that. Can't wait to see Dr. Whitfield excel in this role! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
14 days ago, PCSSD
new deputy superintendent, Dr. Sonya Whitfield
A group of 8 PCSSD educators enjoyed some great hands-on learning for Special Education last week at Henderson State University. These professionals are working to earn their certification in resource endorsement for SPED. Congrats! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
15 days ago, PCSSD
sped at hsu