Next week is Grandparents and Special Friends Week here at Baker! Come and join us for lunch. Check the schedule for your grade level's date and lunchtime. Kindergarten: Monday, 10:45-11:10 1st Grade: Tuesday, 11:00-11:25; 5th Grade: Tuesday, 12:00-12:25 2nd Grade: Wednesday, 11:15-11:40 3rd Grade: Thursday, 11:30-11:55; 4th Grade 11:45-12:10 If you have more than one student, we can pull them for you so that you can all have lunch together on one day. Please be sure to let us know when you arrive if you'd like to have a sibling join you. We can hardly wait to see you here!
22 days ago, Valencia Essel
Today is National Read a Book Day! What are your favorite books? #pcssdproud #serveall
22 days ago, PCSSD
national read a book day
Happy Labor Day! Labor activists in the late 1800s pushed for a federal holiday to recognize the work that has contributed to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of America. Labor Day was first celebrated in 1882. #pcssdproud #serveall
24 days ago, PCSSD
labor day
Reminder! PCSSD schools and district offices will be closed on Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen for regular hours on Tuesday, September 5. #pcssdproud #serveall
25 days ago, PCSSD
school closed
September is Attendance Awareness Month. Chronic absenteeism means a student is is missing 10% (about 18 days) during a school year. This impacts the education and health of students. #pcssdproud #serveall
25 days ago, PCSSD
attendance awareness month 1
September is National Suicide Prevention Month. There is a Suicide and Crisis Lifeline available by calling or texting 988, or visiting The National Alliance on Mental Illness also has a text resource at 741-741. #pcssdproud #serveall
26 days ago, PCSSD
suicide prevention month 1
Three PCSSD high schools are on the road tonight for week 1 of high school football. Good luck to MAUMELLE, MILLS UNIVERSITY STUDIES and ROBINSON HIGH (Sylvan Hills is off). Let's bring home a W! Don't forget about livestream: #pcssdproud #serveall
27 days ago, PCSSD
football friday 2
September is Attendance Awareness Month and PCSSD is challenging all students to be a H.E.R.O. (Here, Everyday, Ready, On time)! We encourage every school to attain 95% attendance every week in September. The challenge kicks off next week. Good luck! #pcssdproud #serveall
27 days ago, PCSSD
attendance challenge
September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month. PCSSD is thankful for our security department as well as partnerships with local law enforcement that work together to keep our students and campuses safe. #pcssdproud #serveall
27 days ago, PCSSD
national campus safety awareness month
The Arkansas Center for Health Improvement reports the risk of mental health issues increase for adolescents who spend more than 3 hours a day on social media. ACHI released a video to help parents understand parental controls. #pcssdproud #serveall
29 days ago, PCSSD
Economics Arkansas surprised Jamie Garmon, a second grade teacher at Baker Elementary with a very special treat. Mrs. Garmon is one of seven recipients of the Bessie B. Moore Award in the state! Her project "What's Popping in Economics" was selected as a winner. She was surprised in front of a full school assembly on Wednesday, August 30, 2023. Congratulations, Mrs. Garmon!
29 days ago, Baker Elementary
Baker Community, we need your help! We're calling on all Parents, Grandparents, Friends, and Neighbors. Please share this information with anyone who may be interested in working at Baker to monitor students during lunch and recess. Follow the link to submit the application and learn more about the open positions!
30 days ago, Valencia Essel
Lunch Duty at Baker
One week left to register for the fall season of Future Senator football! The program is open to kindergarten - 6th grade students (4-5 Flag, 6-7 tackle, 8-9 tackle, and 10-11 tackle) in the Robinson feeder. Registration is $75 and is open until September 4. Sign up at If you have questions, please contact DeMone Gillette at
about 1 month ago, Joe T. Robinson High
future senators
August is National Immunization Awareness Month. Local health department locations also often provide vaccinations. Here is a list of local health departments and their contact information in central Arkansas: #pcssdproud #serveall
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
national immunization awareness month
PCSSD will livestream the funeral service for Officer Victor Montgomery. The service begins at 11am and can be accessed here:
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
Today is Women's Equality Day. On this day in 1920, Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby certified the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote! #pcssdproud #serveall
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
womens equality day
It might not feel like football weather, but the season is here! Week 0 of high school football kicks off tonight for PCSSD high schools. Reminder: games start at 8 p.m. Tickets are available online ( for $7 or $10 at the gate. #pcssdproud #serveall
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
football friday
PBS Kids is offering a Family Night tonight (Friday) from 7-9 pm! This includes movie specials and themed programming for the whole family. Learn more: #pcssdproud #serveall
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
pbs kids
Tomorrow is AVID Wednesday! Be sure to send your students in their college gear or AVID t-shirts. AVID strategies help our teachers to ensure every Baker student has the opportunity for rigorous learning to prepare them for college and career readiness.
about 1 month ago, Valencia Essel
AVID Infographic
In case you missed it, local media interviewed PCSSD about the excessive heat and its impact on the school day and extracurricular activities. Check out the stories: THV11: KATV: KARK: #pcssdproud #serveall
about 1 month ago, PCSSD
excessive heat warning