STATEMENT 2/3: In a statement on Wednesday, March 11, it was announced that Governor Hutchinson has the sole authority to close public school campuses. PCSSD will continue to work closely with state offices and health departments as we monitor the progress of COVID-19.
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STATEMENT 1/3: Per direction by the Governor of Arkansas, Pulaski County Special School District will be closed until March 30. The decision came after an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases across the nation.
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March is Women's History Month. Bettye Caldwell played an integral role in the development of Head Start and was named one of Ladies' Home Journal's 10 Women of the Year in 1978. Caldwell moved to Arkansas in the 1960s and inducted into the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2016.
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5th Grade Teacher Laura Smith begins her fight against breast cancer this week. Our staff had a Fight Party tonight in her honor.
almost 4 years ago, Laura Turner
When one Fights we all Fight!
5th Grade teacher Laura Smith
Don't forget to turn in your volunteer hours by Friday, March 13!
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volunteer hours
PFE Literacy Night. Come join us. We are here until 7:00.
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Create a paper character.
Making Dr. Suess Character Hat to EAT.
Rainbow Fish activity
PFE READING CELEBRATION: Thursday, March 5th FREE EVENT Students are encouraged to dress up like their favorite book character. At 8:00 AM we will have a Character Parade and from 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM we invite all of our PFE families to come to the school for Fun Activities.
almost 4 years ago, Laura Turner
DID YOU KNOW: A leap year occurs every 4 years to help synchronize the calendar year with the solar year, or the length of time it takes the earth to complete its orbit around the sun, which is about 365-¼ days.
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Small dog leaping in front of text "Leap Day"
February is Black History Month. Sheryl Underwood is a comedian and television host of The Talk. She founded the African American Female Comedian Association. Underwood was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2007.
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Sheryl Underwood
February is Black History Month. Lencola Sullivan-Verseveldt was the first African American to win Miss Arkansas in 1980. She was fourth runner-up at Miss America that year. She is from Morrilton and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2006.
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Lencola Sullivan-Verseveldt
Don’t miss the 3rd - 5th grade Black History program at PTO meeting tonight at 6:30 in the Multi Purpose Room. Students need to meet in cafeteria at 6:15.
almost 4 years ago, Laura Turner
February is Black History Month. Charles Bussey Jr. was the first African American elected to the Little Rock City Board of Directors, deputy sheriff of Pulaski County, and mayor of Little Rock. Bussey was born in Stamps and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2006.
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Charles Bussey Jr.
February is Black History Month. Fran Bennett is an actress, best known for her role on hit shows such as Guiding Light, Star Trek: The Next Generation, and Scandal. Bennett was born in Malvern and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2005.
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Fran Bennett
Mardi Gras is French for "Fat Tuesday," also called Shrove Tuesday. The name Fat Tuesday refers to the last day of eating richer foods before the leaner days of Lent begin when many Christians fast. Do you celebrate Mardi Gras?
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Happy Mardi Gras!
February is Black History Month. James "Jimmy" McKissic was a world-renowned pianist who performed throughout the world, including more than two dozen events at Carnegie Hall in New York. McKissic was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1994.
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James McKissic
February is Black History Month. Joycelyn Elders served as the U.S. Surgeon General in President Clinton's Administration and as Director of the Arkansas Department of Health. Elders was born in Schaal, AR and was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1995.
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Joycelyn Elders
February is Black History Month. Rodney Earl Slater was the first African American director of the Federal Highway Administration and U.S. Secretary of Transportation under President Clinton. He grew up in Marianna and was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1997.
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Rodney Earl Slater
February is Black History Month. Lou Brock was an MLB player who changed the game by using the stolen base as an offensive weapon, and was the league's all-time stolen base leader until 1991. He was born in El Dorado and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2005.
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Lou Brock
The Arkansas Assoc. of Alternative Educators, Arkansas Department Of Education and Alternative Education Unit selected Tammy Bray for the “Judge Evans Award." Congratulations, Tammy! We're proud to have you with PCSSD!
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Tammy Bray
3rd - 5th Grade have been learning about Figurative Language, Can you "figure" out what they are representing?
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Chick Magnet
Butterflies in my stomach, Smarty Pants, Hold your horses