The Central Arkansas Library System and Be Mighty Little Rock are partnering to provide summer meals for kids and teens, Monday through Saturday starting. https://www.pcssd.org/article/1129797 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
On this Memorial Day, we remember and thank those who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect this great country and our freedoms. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
It is important for students to practice their reading skills this summer break. Here are a few tips from PBS Kids to help students enjoy reading this summer: https://www.pbs.org/parents/thrive/12-creative-ways-to-enjoy-reading-this-summer #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
The Central Arkansas Library System is gearing up for summer programming. Students can track reading for a chance to win weekly prize drawings. Check out their website for specific programming at the CALS branch near you: https://trst.in/WQ8YJf #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental Health America encourages spending time in nature for positive mental health outcomes, including spending time with plants and in green space and natural light. https://mhanational.org/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
May is Haitian Heritage Month! We celebrate the contributions, culture, and heritage of Haitians across the U.S. and the world. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. Physical activity can reduce the risk of disease, foster social connection, and improve mental health. So try to take some time for physical activities this summer. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
May is National Nurses Month! All month we will be shouting out our dedicated school nursing staff. Thank you to the Robinson feeder nurses for taking care of our students! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Good evening Baker Families! Let's finish out this year with some fun for everyone. Please enjoy the option to send your child in Jeans/Free Dress for the rest of this school year. Have a great evening!
Be Mighty Little Rock is making plans for their summer meal service. Lunch at the Library is available for kids and teens, 18 and younger, Mondays- Saturdays, June 5-August 12. Check out the sites the lunches will be available. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental Health America believes stability has a positive impact on mental health, including stable housing, psychological safety, and avoiding potential safety hazards. https://mhanational.org/ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
During teacher appreciation week (last week), PCSSD district office arranged for lunch for teachers at every school. Special thanks to Charcuterie & More for their delicious, beautiful grazing tables. Every school had a unique, delicious set up! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Good evening Baker families, Tomorrow is Field Day! Please send your student in their Field Day or Baker shirt, athletic bottoms, closed-toe shoes, and sunscreen. They may wear a hat and sunglasses. Students should also bring a water bottle and a beach towel. Thank you!
Baker Parents: Please make sure your child brings his/her Chromebook, charger, and bag to school tomorrow (Friday, May 19). Students will not be taking Chromebooks home after this week. If you know your child has lost his/her charger, please send a $20 check payable to Baker Elementary to pay for the charger. Ms. Tate will let you know if you owe for any Chromebook damage.
May is Jewish American Heritage Month. This month we celebrate and pay tribute to the Jewish Americans who have impacted our society. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Today is Speech Pathologist Day. We thank the many speech pathologists who work with our students daily. These dedicated individuals provide a important service to our students. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Our of nearly 50 nominations, Kristin Herring is the Inspiration in Education for the 4th quarter this school year. Kristin is the lead academy career coach. She received 3 nominations from her peers and was recognized at last week's board meeting. Congrats! https://trst.in/Do3Sb3 #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
May is Military Appreciation Month and we are so thankful for those who sacrifice to serve our great nation both in the states and abroad! Thank you! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Challenging our 4th graders at Baker to build their very own arcade games with only a few simple materials, a dash of imagination, and a sprinkle of ingenuity resulted in a whole new dimension of hands-on learning. These enterprising, young engineers shared their inventive masterpieces with peers and parents which provided endless amusement for the spectators at every twist and turn. Great job!
"If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother." Booker T. Washington Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers and mother figures across PCSSD! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence