While most of the meeting was dedicated to a student choir performance and Badger Pride awards, the board had three action items and approved each without much discussion.
Ouachita professors publish paper on AR-CURE program
Ouachita Baptist University professors Dr. Nathan Reyna, Dr. Ruth Plymale, and Dr. Christin Pruett collaborated with colleagues at other universities on a research paper that has been published in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education.
AHS, Goza recognized for growth in test scores
The OEP releases its report based on the belief that growth is the best indicator of the positive impact that schools are having on students.
Ouachita Student Foundation raises record $170K through Tiger Tunes
Tiger Tunes is OSF’s flagship fundraising effort for the year as they seek to raise money for scholarships for upperclassmen seeking to remain enrolled at Ouachita despite personal hardships.
AHS names top scholars
Arkadelphia High School has announced its Honor Roll students for the first nine weeks of the 2022-23 school year.
School board OKs handbook update for bus violations
Thomas noted that Tuesday marked the first day of demolition work at the old Peake Elementary School campus. A groundbreaking ceremony is tentatively set to happen in January.
Thomas to deliver school district Report to Public
Arkadelphia Public Schools Superintendent Nikki Thomas will deliver her first Report to the Public on Tuesday, Nov. 15, prior to the November meeting of the Board of Education.