Today is World AIDS Day. It's a day of awareness and support for those who are battling and those who have lost their battle with AIDS. "Let Communities Lead" is the theme for World AIDS Day 2023. #pcssdproud #serveall
3 days ago, PCSSD
aids day
November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month, a time to acknowledge those experiencing homelessness. As many as 2.5 million youth per year experience homelessness. Learn how to help, email Dr. John McCraney, PCSSD homeless liaison: #pcssdproud #serveall
5 days ago, PCSSD
homeless awareness
This month we highlight our student-athletes. Our student-athletes excel in sport as well as the classroom. "I've learned that you have to work hard in class and on the field. I focus on my school work before practice or games." -Elijah Newell, MAUMELLE HIGH #pcssdproud #serveall
5 days ago, Maumelle High
maumelle athletics
GivingTuesday is a worldwide day of giving, so why not give back to our teachers? Every donation you make to a teacher’s classroom request on DonorsChoose will be matched by at least 50% today! Let's help our PCSSD teachers! #pcssdproud #serveall
6 days ago, PCSSD
donors choose giving tuesday
On November 28, all projects on DonorsChoose will be matched by at least 50%! We hope you'll make plans to find a PCSSD teacher and help with a project. Don't see your teacher on the list? Encourage them to make one before Tuesday! #pcssdproud #serveall
10 days ago, PCSSD
donorschoose giving tuesday
Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you enjoy this break and spend time with loved ones. What's your favorite dish at Thanksgiving? Let us know! #pcssdproud #serveall
11 days ago, PCSSD
November is National American Indian Heritage Month (NAIHM). In 1990 President George H. W. Bush approved a joint resolution designating November as NAIHM. Check out interesting and historical about Native American culture: #pcssdproud #serveall
13 days ago, PCSSD
naihm graphic
Have you heard the news? Pine Forest Elementary will receive $15,900 from the Arkansas Department of Education (DESE)! Pine Forest finished in the Top 6-10% for Performance on student assessment results from the 2022-2023 school year. The amount that Pine Forest received was based on student enrollment. More details:
13 days ago, Pine Forest Elementary
school recognition
Just a reminder, schools will be closed November 20 - 24 and district offices will be closed November 23 - 24. Enjoy the week off! We'll see you back in school on Monday, November 27. #pcssdproud #serveall
14 days ago, PCSSD
thanksgiving closed
Planning a trip can be stressful for kids, so why not include them in the process? When your kids are actively involved in the planning process, they're more excited once the trip takes place! Check out how Molly of Denali uses reading and writing skills to help her family plan a trip.
15 days ago, PCSSD
pbs trip planning
National Adoption Day aims to raise awareness of those children waiting to be adopted from foster care in the United States. On this day, courts and organizations across the country open their doors to finalize and celebrate adoptions from foster care. #pcssdproud #serveall
16 days ago, PCSSD
adoption day
Week 2 of high school playoffs continues tonight. We have one team standing in the playoff race - MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES HIGH! Good luck, Comets, against Parkview High. Don't forget you can catch all games on our live stream: #pcssdproud #serveall
16 days ago, PCSSD
football friday
We are so thankful for our amazing substitute teachers! Our subs provide a critical link in educating our school-children by continuing to provide quality education to students in the temporary absence of regular classroom educators. #pcssdproud #serveall
17 days ago, PCSSD
national sub day
National Family Literacy Month is celebrated during the month of November. National Family Literacy Month is an opportunity for families to learn and read together. It also celebrates the work literacy programs do to empower families. #pcssdproud #serveall
18 days ago, PCSSD
literacy month
America Recycles Day® is the only nationally-recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Think you're an expert "being green?" Take the Keep America Beautiful recycling quiz to find out: #pcssdproud #serveall
18 days ago, PCSSD
america recycles day
Today we give a shout out to our support staff! On National Education Support Professionals Day, we thank those who strengthen our schools and communities. They play a vital role on the education team and in students' lives inside and outside the classroom. #pcssdproud #serveall
19 days ago, PCSSD
support staff day
It's American Education Week! This week, we celebrate our public school community. Festivities honor the team of people who work in our nation’s public schools - in the classroom and behind the scenes. Check out ways to celebrate: #pcssdproud #serveall
20 days ago, PCSSD
american education week
Today is World Kindness Day! This international observance is an invitation to help make kindness the norm in your home, school and workplace. It was introduced in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement. What random act kindness will you do today? #pcssdproud #serveall
21 days ago, PCSSD
world kindness day
Happy Diwali! Diwali is India's biggest and most important holiday of the year. The festival gets its name from the row (avali) of clay lamps (deepa) that Indians light outside their homes to symbolize the inner light that protects from spiritual darkness. #pcssdproud #serveall
21 days ago, PCSSD
Pine Forest students practiced writing skills with a special twist on Friday: they each wrote a letter of acknowledgment to Principal Thomas for her military service of 8 years. What a great way to thank our very own veteran and enhance our writing!
22 days ago, Pine Forest Elementary
mrs thomas veterans day