Today's #TeacherSpotlight is on Mrs. Sarah Brawley, 4th Grade Literacy and Social Studies Teacher at Peake Elementary School! Thank you for everything you do Mrs. Brawley! #BadgerPride
Click on this link to see this week's APSD Badger Blast newsletter: https://www.smore.com/9sq7h If you didn't see it in your e-mail inbox, look for the orange "FOLLOW APSD COMMUNICATIONS" button so you can start receiving the newsletter each week in your inbox. Badger Blast will be one way to help keep you updated on things going on around the Arkadelphia Public School District throughout the semester.
Families can now apply for K-12 online learning in the 2021-22 School Year. See the APSD website under Families or go to https://www.arkadelphiaschools.org/page/2021-22-online-learning-information Parents must complete the form linked on the information page to apply.
Badger Pride awards were given to the Senior Boys Basketball Team who won the 7-4A District Tournament Championship! Congratulations to Ryan Harris, Antoine Palmer, Nazjay Lambert, Courtlon Crow, Carson McAnaly, Kobey Buckley, Ty'ron Hughes, Isaiah Salinas, Ollie Ware, Chase Langstaff, Garrett Ward, Cam Jones, Carter Babb, Marveon Berry, AJ Lambert, and Chris Gray.
Happy National Assistant Principals Week to Mr. Trent Smith, Assistant Principal at Arkadelphia High School! We appreciate you and the great job you do! #ItsAGreatDayToBeABadger
Today's #TeacherSpotlight is on Mrs. Arnesha Talley, 2nd Grade Teacher at Perritt Primary School! We appreciate you Mrs. Talley! #BadgerPride
Badger Pride awards were to given the Junior Boys Basketball Team who won the 7-4A Junior High Conference with a record of 9-2 and and overall record of 15-4. Their sponsor is John Ware. "The junior high boys played extremely hard throughout the season and were very competitive. Not only are they a good team, they are outstanding young men." Congratulations to Lamont Jones, Kayden Young, Seth Golden, Evan Bailey, James Elgas, Micheal 'Cade' McBride, Tristan Smith, Kelbern Middleton, Ashton Cobb, the late Jasper Benton, and John Ware.
Due to the low number of cases in the area, the APSD Board of Education voted to make masks optional for students and staff on campus effective immediately. #ItsAGreatDayToBeABadger
Badger Pride awards were given to these Goza Middle School students who placed in their grade-level Spelling Bee and advanced to the Clark County Spelling Bee on February 23rd. The Spelling Bee was entirely virtual this year, and the students completed the testing on their Chromebooks. The winner of the county Spelling Bee, Bryce Martin, advanced to the Arkansas State Spelling Bee in Little Rock on March 13th. Congratulations to Bryce Martin, Hayleigh Lynn, Madilyn Almand, Spencer Seel, Jude Manning, Jayden Piggee, Hunter Mason, and Jared Campbell.
Today's #TeacherSpotlight is on Mrs. Madison Hardage, Kindergarten Teacher at Perritt Primary School! Thank you for everything you do Mrs. Hardage! #BadgerPride
Congratulations to the Goza FBLA members who participated in the District IV FBLA Virtual Spring Leadership Conference. They received multiple awards in competitive events in various business related fields! Congratulations to Katelyn Manning, Bryce Martin, Olivia Robbins, Jacie Bright, Hunter Mason, Amelia Price, Trace Young, Millie Babb, Nathan Alexander, Dani Thomason, Kelsey Boyles, Lauren White, Jared Campbell, Autumn Young, Xe'Nai Harper, Micalah Arnold, Wyatt Daniel, Damian Hewell, and Sephorah Faiq.
Happy Easter from the Arkadelphia School District!
Today's #TeacherSpotlight is on Mrs. Kathy Crow, 3rd Grade Teacher at Peake Elementary School! We appreciate you Mrs. Crow! #BadgerPride
Badger Pride awards were given to the Arkadelphia High School Swim and Dive team for their accomplishments at the conference and state meets! The Boys and Girls both finished as South Conference Runners-Up. The Boys achieved 3rd place overall at the State meet and the Girls came in 8th place at State. Congratulations to Mason McKinney, Grace Ann Covington, Hannah Moss, Lizzie Horton, Maria Womack, and Mallery Gilbert! Congrats to Colin Conroy, Colson McKinney, Josh Motl, Calvin Clardy, and Taylor Killackey on being named to the State Swim Team!
Badger Pride awards were given to the Arkadelphia High School Coding Team: De'Lion Summerville, Collin Phillips, and Joshua Levar (not pictured). Congratulations on placing in the Top 17 in a recent coding competition and being invited to the 5th Annual All-State Coding Competition on May 1, 2021!
There will be no school Friday, April 2nd. Students WILL NOT have virtual instruction/work on this day. Enjoy your Easter Break! We will see you all back on Monday, April 5th.
March 31, 2021 - Update The Arkadelphia School District continues to maintain it's commitment to health and safety and has taken every precaution to keep our students and staff safe this school year. On Tuesday, Governor Hutchinson announced he is lifting the statewide mask mandate. The district leadership will adhere to guidance provided by the Arkansas Department of Education. We will continue to require masks until our Ready for Learning Committee and school board can meet and decide what to do for the remainder of the school year. A more formal announcement will be coming from the Arkadelphia School District soon.
Badger Pride awards were given to the Arkadelphia High School Wrestling team to congratulate them on their accomplishments this season! 3rd place in the AAA State Wrestling Tournament, 4A West Conference Runner-Up, and Dual State Tournament Champions! Congratulations to Maddox Atkins, Dakota Black, Tanner Cotton, Faith Howerton, Landon Kuhn, Noah McAllister, Jayme Melugin, Reyna Rodgers, Ryan Rodgers, Alex Turley, Chase Vantilborg, Nick Williams, Logan Wilson, Max Wilson, and Ross Womack.
Thank you to all of our students and staff for the excellent job you have all done to keep our school district safe this year! Masks are still required until further notice at Arkadelphia Public Schools. Along with the Governor's announcement, there are conditions schools must comply with. More information at this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1LYYd3s1GuTDyiNFhgb6JzuujXfn8jP4c/view?usp=sharing
Today's #TeacherSpotlight is on Mrs. Kanesseia Hall, 7th and 8th Grade Literacy Teacher at Goza Middle School! Thank you for everything you do Mrs. Hall! #BadgerPride