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.










Notice: Arkansas Opportunity Public School Choice Act

The application  period for Little Rock School District students who elect to participate in the Arkansas Opportunity Public School Choice Act for the 2014-15 school year ends Wednesday, July 30, 2014.   All completed applications should be delivered to 501 Sherman Street, Little Rock, AR, 72202.

If the applicant’s transfer is approved, he/she will be notified by first class mail within 30 days from the day the application is submitted.   If LRSD does not receive an application, the student will attend his/her assigned school. 

Rookey Scores Again!!!

Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School's Deborah J. Rookey is among sixteen members of the Arkansas high school Class of 2014 graduates named this week as recipients of National Merit Scholarships that are financed by colleges and universities.

The recipients will join about 2,500 other college-sponsored award winners announced in May. The awards provide between $500 and $2,000 a year for up to four years of undergraduate study. Rookey plans to purse a legal career after completing her studies at Washington University in St. Louis.

You'll recall, Rookey was one of two LRSD students to score a 36 on the ACT during the 2013-2014 school year.