Important Back-to-School Dates

  • August 4-5, 10 am - 7 pm Check-in for All Schools. If you have an assignment letter go to your assigned school. If not, go to the Student Registration Office, 501 Sherman St.
  • August 18 First Day of School
  • August 18 Dads Take Your Child to School Day. Enter Facebook Photo Contest by midnight.

6th and 9th Grade Orientations

  • August 6-8, 1-4 pm J.A. Fair 9th Grade Orientation
  • August 8, 9-11 am Hall 9th Grade Orientation #1 (Parents choose Aug. 8 in am or Aug. 14 pm)
  • August 8, 9-12 noon Parkview 9th Grade Orientation
  • August 11 First Day of School for McClellan 9th Grade ONLY
  • August 14, 9:30 am 6th Grade Orientation for All Middle Schools
  • August 14, 3:30 pm Central 9th Grade Orientation
  • August 14, 6-8 pm Hall 9th Grade Orientation #2 (Parents choose Aug. 8 in am or Aug. 14 pm)

Meet and Greet for New Academies & Other Important Dates

On Sunday, July 27, hundreds of parents and students attended the Meet and Greet for Forest Heights STEM Academy held in the Parkview Arts & Science Magnet High School cafeteria.

"We're letting parents know that we're ready," confirmed Dr. Maurecia Robinson. "The teachers have been involved with professional development, with aligning their curriculum to get prepared for the school year."

For more information about FHSA click here to view the newsletter

Geyer Springs Gifted & Talented Academy Meet and Greet for families and teachers is Thursday, July 31, 2014, 6:00-8:00 pm  at the Museum of Discovery in the River Market. For more information about GSGTA click here to view the newsletter.

Other Important Dates

Check-in is Monday, Aug. 4 and Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 10:00 am – 7:00 pm. If you have an assignment letter check in at your assigned school. Otherwise go to the Student Registration Office, 501 Sherman St.

The Forest Heights Eagle Extravaganza is Sunday, August 17 from 2:30 – 4:30 pm. Bring your supplies for drop off and meet your teachers!

Pardon Our Construction - Gibbs Check-in Alternate Site

Due to construction and renovation underway at Gibbs Magnet Elementary School, Check-in will be hosted next door at the Dunbar Community Center. Dunbar Community Center is located at 1001 W. 16th Street.   Remember, Check-in for all schools is August 4-5, 2015, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.










New Immunization Requirements - 2014 - Updated Schedule!

New Vaccine Requirements for Children and Teens
Immunizations against polio, whooping cough, measles, mumps, chickenpox, and other infectious diseases have resulted in a dramatic decrease in the incidence of these diseases in children and teens in Arkansas.  However, these diseases continue to occur in childcare facilities, schools, and colleges and universities.  A requirement that children and students provide proof that they have immunity against certain communicable diseases will reduce the risk for an outbreak of those diseases.