PCSSD
Registration is now open for students *RETURNING* to PCSSD for the 2020-2021 school year. Registration can be done online through the registration portal: https://pcssd-cas.hosted.src-solutions.com/cas_PulaskiCountySSD/login
14 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
February is Black History Month. Debbye Turner Bell was crowned Miss America 1990. Bell grew up in Jonesboro and in 1998 was named a Distinguished Alumna of Arkansas State University. Bell was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1994.
about 5 hours ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
1 day ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
More progress from our law enforcement. So thankful for their hard work!
3 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Lady Ballers (A) @ Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (H) Feb 15 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
3 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Clinton Eagles 4 Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (H) Feb 15 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
3 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Oakbrooke5th Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (H) Feb 15 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
3 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
PCSSD is wishing everyone a very happy Valentine's Day
3 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Update from FBI-Little Rock. We continue to make great progress in the investigation.
3 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
3 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
4 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
The threat at Sylvan Hills High School yesterday (Feb. 12) was isolated to that building. PCSSD and Sherwood PD will have added security on campus as a precaution. No threat was ever made against our school. This is just a safety measure. Your safety is our top concern!
4 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
PCSSD closed Sylvan Hills HS (main) today due to a viable threat that specifically identified staff at the school. The threat was isolated to a specific area which is why only the main campus was closed. We're working with local law enforcement, state police and FBI to resolve.
5 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
5 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
6 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
7 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
8 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
9 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Lisa Academy 4th Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (H) Feb 8 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
10 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Lisa Girls 4-5th (A) @ Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (H) Feb 8 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
10 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Harris 5th Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (H) Feb 8 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
10 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
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.
10 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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!
11 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Congratulations to Officer Turner on receiving the humanitarian award for Sherwood. PCSSD is so thankful for your service to our SYLVAN HILLS feeder schools!
11 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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.
11 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
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
12 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
HOLD | Mrs. Halstead’s class SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY made dinosaur fossils and toured the dinosaurs at the Museum of Discovery!
12 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
February is Black History Month. Samuel Massie Jr. was a chemist and worked on the Manhattan Project during WWII. His research led to medications to treat malaria, meningitis and more. He was born in North Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1998.
12 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
February is Black History Month. Vice Admiral Edward Moore Jr. was the highest ranking African American in the Navy at the time of his retirement. Moore's family moved to Little Rock while he was in high school. He was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1999.
13 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
School counselors help students in more ways than you realize. This week we celebrate them and the tremendous impact they have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career as a part of National School Counseling Week.
14 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Show your Bear pride with a "bicker" (bear sticker)! These waterproof, weatherproof and fade resistant stickers are available in the Bear Necessities store at SHHS Main campus. They'll also be for sale Tuesday night at the senior night game and/or at parent conferences on 2/10.
14 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
February is American Heart Month. Help raise awareness for heart disease by participating in "Wear Red Day" this Friday (Feb. 7). Together we are empowering women to beat heart disease and stroke, giving them more time to do amazing things.
14 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
February is Black History Month. John Harold Johnson built Johnson Publishing Company, a publishing empire that launched Ebony and Jet magazines. He was born in Arkansas City and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
14 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy Groundhog Day! Do you want 6 more weeks of winter?
15 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
February is Black History Month. Maya Angelou is a renowned bestselling author, poet, actor and performer. She lived in Stamps, AR for ten years with her grandmothers. She was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
15 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
In honor of Black History Month, every day in February we'll recognize a great leader in African American history. We'll highlight someone new each morning.
16 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (A) @ Clinton Eagles 5 Boys (H) Feb 1 at 11:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
17 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Oakbrooke 4th Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (H) Feb 1 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
17 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Lisa Girls 6th (A) @ Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (H) Feb 1 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
17 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Though school board appreciation month is ending, we're always thankful for the work of our school board members. Your dedication and hard work for our students is evident every day! THANK YOU!
17 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Congratulations to PCSSD athletic director, Danny Ebbs, on his selection to be placed into the Arkansas Activities Association Arkansas High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame. What an honor! Congrats, Danny! http://ow.ly/IFMA50y45kT
18 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Eli Keller has two kids who both attend PCSSD schools. His fiancée, Mary, has 3 kids. When he's not chasing around the kids, Eli volunteers for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Arkansas.
19 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Happy 100 days of school to our students and teachers! Cheers to an awesome school year so far! Schools across PCSSD are participating in fun, unique ways. We'll have pictures from all our schools over on our Facebook page.
19 days ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Alicia Gillen, board secretary, has 3 children - Shayla Dixon 22, Nicole Gillen 13, Julia Gillen 12. She also has a dog named Maggie who is 15. In her spare time, she enjoys antiquing, traveling and cooking.
24 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Booker Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (H) Jan 25 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
24 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (A) @ Harris Girls (H) Jan 25 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
24 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sherwood4 Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (H) Jan 25 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
24 days ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Shelby Thoma and his wife, Leigh, have been married 25 years and 4 children: Simone-24, Nathan-23, Amelia- 20, and Novi-3. His favorite hobby is running and he also enjoys spending time with his youth group.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - SHM Girls (A) @ Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (H) Jan 18 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM LISA ACADEMY, 5410 Landers Rd, North Little Rock
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Brian Maune and his wife, Jennifer, have been married nearly 14 years. They have 5 kids and another due in May! Brian's hobbies include family travel and outdoors activities like hunting, fishing and camping.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
If you would like to send your child to PCSSD, registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year! All the registration info can be found online at http://ow.ly/430u50xUd8h or by visiting your school's registrar's office.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Tina Renee Ward has two daughters, Ti'Naya and Daraleisha, and two grandkids, Kobe and August. Her hobbies include singing, dancing, road trips and bargain shopping!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (A) @ Lady Ballers (H) Jan 11 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sherwood5 Boys (A) @ Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (H) Jan 11 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (A) @ Clinton Eagles 4 Boys (H) Jan 11 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Flu season is far from over. Don't forget to wash your hands regularly, keep your lunchbox and backpack clean and maintain overall healthy habits. Let's stay healthy and ready to learn this semester!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Dr. Linda Remele has been married to her husband, Steve, for 22 years She has one son, Jonathan, and a stepson, Brent, as well as 2 grandchildren and 4 rescue cats. Dr. Remele loves to volunteer and travel outside the U.S. She also loves to read, particularly travel novels.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
School choice is officially open for PCSSD. Applications will be accepted at Central Office (925 E. Dixon Road), Monday - Friday between 8:30 am - 4:00pm. Stop by to fill out your application before spots fill up!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Just a reminder, there is no school tomorrow (Monday, January 6)! We're closed for professional development. See you on Tuesday!
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
We are wishing all of our PCSSD family and staff a wonderful winter break! Teachers will return Jan. 6 for Professional Development. Students return to school Jan. 7.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (A) @ Lisa Academy 4th Boys (H) Dec 21 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM LISA ACADEMY, 5410 Landers Rd, North Little Rock
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (A) @ Lisa Academy Boys (H) Dec 21 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM LISA ACADEMY, 5410 Landers Rd, North Little Rock
about 1 month ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Words cannot express our gratitude to those who made donations to clear lunch debt at some of our schools. So far, we've received more than $10,000 in donations for schools across PCSSD.
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
The SYLVAN HILLS Elementary 3rd Grade Choir performed at the State Capitol as part of the Sounds of the Season. https://www.flickr.com/photos/arsecofstate/albums/72157712234964463
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
SYLVAN HILLS ELEMENTARY took their 5th grade students to UCA for a college tour and a show at the planetarium. The students enjoyed the full day experience touring the campus. #AVID2019
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 5th Boys (A) @ Oakbrooke5th Boys (H) Dec 14 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills Elem Girls (A) @ Lisa Girls 6th (H) Dec 14 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 4th Boys (A) @ Oakbrooke 4th Boys (H) Dec 14 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Sylvan Hills Middle School, 10001 Johnson Dr, Sherwood
2 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Harris Girls @ Sylvan Hills Elem Girls Saturday 8 a.m.
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sylvan Hills 5th Boys @ Harris 5th Boys Saturday 11 a.m.
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Elementary School Basketball League Game - Sherwood4 Boys @ Sylvan Hills 4th Boys Saturday 9 a.m.
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
UALR is hosting a Community Night of Coding Monday (Dec. 9) from 5-8pm in the EIT building. There will be workshops and demos, Hour of Code activities for all ages, computer science hands-on demos and more! Register here: http://ow.ly/jkGC50xtGPE
2 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The Sylvan Hills High School Concert Choir is performing with the Little Rock Wind Symphony Dec. 5 at UA-Pulaski Tech CHARTS Theater at 7:30 p.m. The choir will perform with the symphony on a medley of Christmas tunes from Broadway and perform a pop a capella arrangement of “Do You Hear What I Hear” by Michelle Wier. Get your tickets at: http://charts.uaptc.edu/events #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Pulaski County Special School District wishes you a Happy Thanksgiving!
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: Schools are closed this week for Fall Break! Enjoy the week off. District office will be closed Thursday and Friday. See you all back in the classroom next week!
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Several PCSSD teacher librarians attended the American Association of School Librarians Conference in Louisville, KY. They learned how to create diverse collections, build collaborative partnerships and develop innovative teaching practices.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is American Education Week and the National Education Association today promotes parental involvement, including reading to children, checking homework, asking about their school day and developing a relationship with teachers. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence #AEW2019
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: schools will be closed next week (Nov. 25 - Nov. 29) for Fall Break. Central office will be only be closed Thursday (Nov. 28) and Friday (Nov. 29).
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This is American Education Week and today we kick off the week to honor our education community members who are each critical in building great public schools in Pulaski County! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence #AEW2019
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Child Safety and Protection Month. The National Safety Council and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration encourage teen drivers to put down their cell phones, slow down and wear a seatbelt.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Thank you, veterans, for your service.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Today is National Book Lovers Day! Check out the Sylvan Hills feeder Teacher Librarians' favorite books. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PCSSD schools held grand re-openings on Tuesday to change the name of our school Media Centers to Library Learning Centers. Check out all the cool pictures of the new looks: http://ow.ly/jMbY50x3awq
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
November is Child Safety and Protection Month. Did you know more than 200,000 playground-related injuries happen each year in the US? Keep a close eye on children to ensure they are using equipment properly and it is age appropriate.
3 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER: Schools are closed Wednesday - Friday for teacher and leadership professional development. See you Monday, Nov. 4!
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
PreK Teachers from across the district went to the Arkansas Early Childhood Association Conference last week. The learning never ends!
4 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills Elementary
Sylvan Hills Elementary's Alpha program hosted an Alpha Family Night Thursday, October 24th. Family members got to experience some of the types of activities Alpha students do each week. It was a fun and educational night for all!
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills Elementary
PCSSD
Don't forget that students get a little fall break NEXT week. Schools are closed Wednesday (Oct. 30) - Friday (Nov. 1) for districtwide professional development. You can find all district events on the website: https://www.pcssd.org/o/pcssd/events
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
This week is National School Bus Safety Week. The school bus ride is an extension of the school day and PCSSD schools is committed to providing a safe transportation experience for all students across the district.
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
**ATTENTION** Phones are down at several PCSSD schools and admin offices. Our IT department is working with Windstream to resolve the issue. You track the outage here: https://downdetector.com/status/windstream/map/
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Every PCSSD staff member is encouraged to wear red on Tuesday, October 15 in honor of World Dyslexia Day.
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The National Bullying Prevention Center provides a "Kids Against Bullying" pledge encouraging kids to speak up against bullying, support those being bullied & to be a friend when they see bullying. http://ow.ly/snaM50wEVmm
4 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The calendar can now be found in EVENTS. Important district-wide dates will be posted on the PCSSD website. School-specific dates will be posted on their respective school websites. You can view the "At-A-Glance" calendar here: https://5il.co/amrb
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
We’re thrilled to announce Pulaski County Special School District‘s new app! It’s everything PCSSD, in your pocket. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2IcfiP3 or iPhone: https://apple.co/30qo7uT.
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
REMINDER!! Tomorrow (October 2) we will host our flu shot clinic from 9am - 11am.
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Let's do our part to keep Arkansas beautiful! Keep North Little Rock Beautiful is hosting their 2nd annual FREE Recycle & Shred Drop Off Event. Stop by Rose City Shopping Center (4109 E. Broadway) between 10am - 1pm to participate.
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
Arkansas drivers pass stopped buses every day, endangering the lives of children. KATV Channel 7 and Janelle Lilley showcase how thousands of kids are put in danger in a single day. http://ow.ly/dprY50wsuda
5 months ago, PCSSD
PCSSD
The U.S. Hispanic population now stands at 57 million, making Hispanics the nation’s second-fastest-growing racial or ethnic group. Today, Hispanics make up 18% of the U.S. population, up from 5% in 1970.
5 months ago, PCSSD
Jason Young
Hope you all had a great Labor Day!
6 months ago, Jason Young