Tuesday, October 20, 2015

AGATE Out of State Field Trip

Our field trip to Ocean Springs, MS was approved at the board meeting last night.  We will start working on packages.  Please be looking for information in the upcoming weeks. 

GATE Report Cards (3-5)

GATE report cards are going home today-- please sign and return :-)

Monday, October 19, 2015

EARLY DISMISSAL ON FRIDAY

Early dismissal will be at 1:30 this Friday :-)

AGATE Meeting, October 27th at 5:30

Our next AGATE meeting will be on October 27, at 5:30 in the GATE room.  Hope to see you there!!!

JKCF Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors -- $40,000 PER YEAR

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation offers the largest scholarships available to exceptionally high achieving, low-income students. Scholars receive up to $40,000 a year to cover tuition, living expenses, books and other fees. Cooke Scholars come from every state with no restriction on background, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, political affiliation or citizenship status.

The Cooke College Scholarship is an undergraduate scholarship for high-achieving high school seniors with financial need that can be used at any accredited state or private four-year college and university.  This scholarship is available to 12th graders who have earned a cumulative unweighted GPA of at least 3.5 and minimum SAT combined critical reading and math scores of at least 1200 or minimum ACT composite score of 26. Applications are due by November 3, 2015.

The Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation's top community college students to complete their bachelor's degrees by transferring to a four-year college or university.  The scholarship is available to community college students who have earned a GPA of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale. Applications are due by December 15, 2015.

For more information on the JKCF scholarships, visit the JKCF website  or contact Nara Lee, JKCF's manager of outreach, at 571-209-1792 or via email.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Haunted Arkansas

The Department of Arkansas Heritage will be here on Thursday, October 22,  to present a program called Haunted Arkansas.

All 5th grade students will attend. 

Mrs. Yielding's class in the high school will also attend a separate program for the high school around 10:00 a.m.

Arkansas Governor's School (Juniors)

https://www.hendrix.edu/ags/

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

College Night

College night tonight from 5- 7 in the new gym for juniors and seniors. 

DUKE TIP Forms Due 10/14/2015

All Duke TIP forms are due tomorrow.  Please call or e-mail if you have any questions.