The Arkansas Department of Agriculture and Farm Credit Associations of Arkansas have announced the winners of the 2021 Arkansas Grown School Garden of the Year Contest.
The wheel at El Dorado’s Washington Middle School started spinning in early September as new students were eager to learn what house they would be joining for the next two years.
During a press conference on Tuesday, Governor Asa Hutchinson, in conjunction with the Arkansas Department of Health, announced changes to the COVID-19 Protocol for K-12 schools.
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture’s Forestry Division has selected the Nevada Elementary School playground in Rosston as one of 12 schools to participate in the Shade Trees on Playgrounds program.
The Arkansas Department of Education’s Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), and Arkansas State University's Childhood Services and its sponsored initiative, the Arkansas Out of School Network, have awarded $5.2 million in American Rescue Plan (ARP) ESSER III grant funding t…
A total of 547 Arkansans died from drug overdoses in 2020, an increase of 195 from the previous year, according to the Arkansas Drug Director’s Office.
The construction of new facilities for Arkadelphia Public Schools was thea topic of discussion this week as the Board of Education held a luncheon at Arkadelphia High School.
Guangqian Christopher Dai, a senior at Magnolia High School, has been notified by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation that he has been named a Semifinalist in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.
Commissioners with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission passed a minute order this week to transfer $769,564 to the Arkansas Division of Rural Services to offer grants for conservation education efforts throughout Arkansas.
As COVID-19 numbers are continuing to rise in the Texarkana area, local school districts are working diligently to find substitute teachers to replace those out on COVID-19 leave.
Meeting for the regular monthly school board meeting Monday, September 13, all seven members of the Warren School Board were present and voted to approve the construction of the new elementary school and sports arena.
Three campuses of the Hope Public Schools will pivot to virtual learning exclusively through the remainder of the week, HPS Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Crossley said Monday.
One of Magnolia’s premiere new school facilities is now open and ready to serve the Magnolia School District.
The Magnolia School District invites the public to attend the formal openings of the Magnolia Performing Arts Center on Sunday, August 29.
A former Magnolia resident and Southern Arkansas University coach has been appointed interim principal at Willow Brook Elementary School, Oak Ridge, TN.
The Magnolia School District has announced that breakfast and lunch will be served to all students at no charge during the 2021-2022 school year.
(An earlier version of this article has been updated to reflect that Magnlia School Superintendent John Ward wants parents to considering having children ages 5-12 wear masks. The earlier article said students in grades 5-12 should be encouraged to wear masks).
Parents preparing children to return to face-to-face class after a year of pandemic-induced remote learning will need to be ready to deal with uncertainty, said Brittney Schrick, assistant professor and extension family life specialist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.
Superintendent Doug Worley and OECC Manager Mark Cayce join members of the Hampton School and OECC boards, Michael Henderson (TPI) in flipping the switch for the Hampton School District’s solar array.
During its Monday called meeting, the Texarkana Independent School District Board of Trustees named Todd Marshall as the new director of CTE & STEM Education for the 2021-22 school year.
The TEXarkana Independent School District Board of Trustees announced key staff assignments for the 2021-22 school year, including two Southern Arkansas University graduates.
ROSSTON – There was no fanfare, no celebration. Only a white sheet cake with white icing and blue flowers with the legend “Good Luck” on it.
Arkansas PBS and the Arkansas Department of Education have partnered to create “Rise and Shine,” an extensive educational program designed to boost summer learning and help K-5 students challenged due to the pandemic retain academic learning targets.
Central Elementary School in Magnolia has released its honor roll for the 4th nine-week grading period and the second semester of the 2020-2021 academic year.