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
15 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 14 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
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.
4 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.
5 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
UPDATE as of 9:20pm (2/12/20) - In our continued cooperation with law enforcement, SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL will have another AMI day tomorrow - Thurs., Feb. 13 - as we continue narrow the investigation. Safety and security for our students and staff will be always a top concern.
5 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Thanks to the PCSSD IT department, Sherwood PD and other law enforcement we significantly narrowed the source of the threat. We feel it is safe to host the basketball games tonight and school tomorrow. Additional security will be present tonight and tomorrow at school.
5 days ago, PCSSD
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.
6 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.
6 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Sylvan Hills High School will have an AMI day today, Wednesday, February 12. Please refer to the PCSSD website for classroom assignments for the day. Thank you.
6 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
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.
7 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.
8 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.
9 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.
10 days ago, PCSSD
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.
11 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
Sylvan Hills High
Sylvan Hills High School Counseling Department loves what we do for all of our students. Help us celebrate for National School Counselor's Week 2020 by giving these ladies an extra high five 👏🏼!
11 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
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.
12 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
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.
13 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.
14 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
Congratulations to our January students of the month: 10th Grade - Makera Johnson , Piper Hayes 11th Grade - Steven Henderson , Asya Dandridge 12th Grade - Anne Marie Forsythe, LaJoey Jones
14 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
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.
15 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.
16 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.
17 days ago, PCSSD
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!
18 days ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
To commemorate Dr. King's Observation Day, students responded to the question "Is Dr. King's dream a reality, a nightmare, or still just a dream in 2020?" Students' responses were posted on the wall.
18 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
Sylvan Hills High
SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL students reflected on NBA superstar Kobe Bryant's death by sharing thoughts on his quote: "I have nothing in common with lazy people who blame others for their lack of success. Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No excuses." - Kobe Bryant
19 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
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
19 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
Sylvan Hills High School
Indivisible Little Rock/Central Arkansas in conjunction with the Pulaski County Clerk's office are registering students (age 17-18) to vote in the upcoming elections. Parents who need an address change or want to register are also invited to get assistance from 11:30-1:00 p.m.
20 days ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
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
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
PCSSD
There are only two more chances to take the ACT before school ends. Full details on test dates, registration and more can be found online: http://ow.ly/3bq750xREE1
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
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
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
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 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. Get your tickets at: http://charts.uaptc.edu/events #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High
School will be open tomorrow for Sylvan Hills High School (MAIN CAMPUS). See everyone tomorrow!
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
PCSSD
Due to a mechanical issue inside the school, Sylvan Hills High School - MAIN CAMPUS will not have school today, Monday, December 2. This will be AMI Day 1.
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
Sylvan Hills High School
Mrs. Ellen Cook's senior advisory class at SHHS set up a Christmas tree in the lobby and invited other senior advisory groups to help decorate it.
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
Sylvan Hills Middle
SYLVAN HILLS MIDDLE hosted an "EAST Night Out" on Tuesday where the EAST classes from SHMS and SHHS set up projects to showcase to family, staff and the community. Great job, students!
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills Middle
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
Sylvan Hills High School
Bears of the Month at Sylvan Hills High Teachers: Jason Allen, Grover Garrison Staff: Ms. Patsy Brown Sophomores: Malaya Wilburd,Logan Yeager Juniors:Taevion Cunningham, Lydia VanderVate Seniors: Larrie Nation, Kevin "Scott" Thomas
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
High school football playoffs are upon us! All games will kick off this Friday at 7pm. Make plans to head out and support our student athletes this Friday night!
3 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High School
The Senior Executive committee is selling tickets to ride on a Spirit Bus to support the Bears in the state football playoffs against Lake Hamilton. Tickets to ride the bus to the game are $6 and will be sold in the cafeteria during both lunches this week. There are only 40 seats available. The bus will leave the campus at 5 pm this Friday headed to Hot Springs.
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
Sylvan Hills High
Congratulations to SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL Assistant Principal, Ms. Quynci Williams for placing first runner up in the 2020 Miss Arkansas for America pageant. Ms. Williams was also awarded the Miss Congeniality Award!
3 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
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
Attention high school students - Friday, Nov. 4 is the registration deadline for the Dec. 14 ACT test date. Register now to avoid late fees! http://ow.ly/Dnjh50x54qG
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
REMINDER: Week 10 high school football games will be played Thursday and Friday night this week. SYLVAN HILLS, MAUMELLE and ROBINSON will play on Thursday. MILLS will play on Friday.
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
Sylvan Hills High School
SHHS cross country Lady Bears win the conference championship today at War Memorial Golf Course. The team is coached by Todd Romaine and Grover Garrison.
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
Sylvan Hills High School North
The Sylvan Hills Cheerleaders are sponsoring an ONLINE fundraiser store which will be open until December 2. There are long sleeve shirts AND sweatshirts in multiple designs! These will make GREAT Christmas presents and will help you keep warm for the winter. https://stores.inksoft.com/shhs_cheer/shop/home
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School North
Sylvan Hills High School
The Sylvan Hills Cheerleaders are sponsoring an ONLINE fundraiser store which will be open until December 2. There are long sleeve shirts AND sweatshirts in multiple designs! These will make GREAT Christmas presents and will help you keep warm for the winter. https://stores.inksoft.com/shhs_cheer/shop/home
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
Sylvan Hills High School
Three DECA members made it to the stage for scoring in the top 3 of their cluster exam on Oct 24 at the DECA Fall Leadership Conference in Benton.
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
Sylvan Hills High
Check out these SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL rock stars ~ they're ready to ROCK Red Ribbon Week!
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
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
Sylvan Hills High
Students from SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL Military Club visited Camp Robinson to build confidence and improve teamwork skills. Students got to repel (in the rain!!) with Sgt. Randall. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High
Sylvan Hills High School
At the Arkansas State Fair, SHHS Cosmetologists get first in the scavenger hunt and manage a pop up store to learn about entrepreneurship and marketing.
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
Sylvan Hills High School
Sylvan Hills High School named Beth Lamar as support staff member of the month, and teachers Michael Johnson and Jennifer Alaquinez as Teachers of the month. These honors are voted on each month by the student body then the winners are recognized by the administrators.
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
PCSSD
It finally feels like fall! So let's celebrate with some football with our PCSSD high schools. Good luck to our student athletes tonight. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
4 months ago, PCSSD
Sylvan Hills High School
STUDENTS OF THE MONTH Evan Stuckey, Paige Lambert, Khalil Muhammad, Vanessa Arias, Audra Zeff and Kayla Brown
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
Sylvan Hills High School
The Sylvan Hills High School choir concert scheduled for tonight (Monday, October 7) has been postponed indefinitely.
4 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
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
Sylvan Hills High School
See You At The Pole is tomorrow morning Wednesday, September 25, starting at 7:45. Come join in and pray for your classmates, friends, teachers, administrators and the community. We will meet at the flagpole on the football field.
5 months ago, Sylvan Hills High School
Jessica Ray
Congratulations to our teachers who have been recognized for "building champions" in the classroom for implementing new strategies and classroom procedures. Shout out to this month's winners: Renea Smith, Lacy Copley and Grover Garrison. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 months ago, Jessica Ray
Tracy Allen
I hope everyone had a great Labor Day. I challenge our students to do their best during this first quarter of the school year. Go Bears!
6 months ago, Tracy Allen