Did you know this week is Public Schools Week? This is an annual week-long celebration dedicated to honoring the invaluable contributions and achievements of educators and education advocates in our public schools and the communities they serve. #pcssdproud #serveall
about 15 hours ago, PCSSD
public schools week
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Born in Smale, AR, Willie Cobbs was a blues singer and is best known for his song "You Don't Love Me." He was also an established harmonica player. #pcssdproud #serveall
about 24 hours ago, PCSSD
willie cobbs
During Black History Month we celebrate Black artists with an Arkansas connection. Sonny Boy Williamson II, born as Alex Miller, was a blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter. He spent time in Helena-West Helena who influenced music in 1950s and 60s. #pcssdproud #serveall
2 days ago, PCSSD
sonny boy williamson II
During Black History Month we celebrate Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Robert Nighthawk was a blues musician who played and recorded under pseudonyms. A native of Helena-West Helena, he was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 1983. #pcssdproud #serveall
3 days ago, PCSSD
robert nighthawk
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists with an Arkansas connection. Robert Lockwood, Jr. was born in Turkey Scratch and is well known for his Delta blues music. He was one of the first black entertainers to appear on radio in the South. #pcssdproud #serveall
4 days ago, PCSSD
robert lockwood jr
Today is School Bus Driver Appreciation Day! Today (and every day) we are so thankful for all of our bus drivers who safely transport our students to and from school each day. Don't forget to thank your school bus driver for their dedication! #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
5 days ago, PCSSD
school bus driver appreciation
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Rose Marie McCoy was a songwriter born in Oneida, Ark. Her songwriting was highlighted by artists like Elvis, Nat King Cole, Aretha Franklin, and Tina Turner. #pcssdproud #serveall
5 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: Rose Marie McCoy
ONE DAY ONLY (2/22/24) donations will be doubled on DonorsChoose to teachers who have never been funded. Let's send some hardworking PCSSD teachers their first DonorsChoose delivery! Donate early because it's only while funds last. https://www.donorschoose.org/nbft2024 #pcssdproud #serveall
5 days ago, PCSSD
donorschoose
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. John Donly is a sitcom writer from Gould, AR. His writings appeared in shows including: Sanford and Son, Good Times, The Jeffersons, and Diff’rent Strokes. #pcsddproud #serveall
6 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: John Donley
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Justin Bryant is an artist from Stuttgart. His "Color in Space" exhibit explores how the black male body fits into aspects of past and present histories. #pcssdproud #serveall
7 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: Justin Bryant
Happy Presidents' Day! Fun Fact: until 1968 when congress declared it the third Monday of February, Presidents' Day fell on Feb 22 which is George Washington's birthday. It now falls between Lincoln and Washington's birthday every year. #pcssdproud #serveall
8 days ago, PCSSD
presidents' day
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Little Rock native Art Porter Jr. was a musician and saxophonist. Porter Jr came from a musical family and was known for merging R&B and hip hop into his music. #pcssdproud #serveall
8 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: Art Porter Jr.
February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Take time to encourage healthy dental hygiene habits among our children so we can see their beautiful smiles always! #pcssdproud #serveall
9 days ago, PCSSD
National Children's Dental Health Month
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Chester Arthur "Howlin' Wolf" Burnett was a blues musician that lived in Mississippi County. As a Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame member, he was a delta blues icon. #pcssdproud #serveall
9 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: Chester Arthur Burnett
Random Acts of Kindness Day, like every day, is a great time to be mindful and intentional with our words, actions, and expressions towards others. How will you pay it forward today? #pcssdproud #serveall
10 days ago, PCSSD
Random Acts of Kindness Day
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Crystal C. Mercer is an artist of many forms from Little Rock. Mercer is a designer, textile artist, actor, activist, poet, songwriter, author and more. #pcssdproud #serveall
10 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: Crystal Mercer
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Gretha Boston is an actress and singer from Crossett, Arkansas. Boston has performed at Carnegie Hall, Broadway and is a Tony award winner. #pcssdproud #serveall
11 days ago, PCSSD
Black History Month: Gretha Boston
Today is National School Resource Officer Appreciation Day! SROs are carefully selected, specifically trained, sworn law enforcement officers who work with schools. We are thankful for our SRO partnerships that aim to ensure safety of students and staff. #pcssdproud #serveall
12 days ago, PCSSD
national SRO day
During Black History Month we are celebrating Black artists who also have an Arkansas connection. Barbara Hendricks, born in Stephens, Arkansas, is a soprano opera and concert singer. Hendricks has performed in major opera house across the world. #pcssdproud #serveall
12 days ago, PCSSD
BHM barbara hendricks
Happy Valentine's Day from PCSSD! Did you know that colored roses have different meanings? A red rose traditionally symbolized love, other colors like deep pink, purple or white symbolize happiness, royalty and sympathy respectively. Which color do you give? #pcssdproud #serveall
13 days ago, PCSSD
Happy Valentine's Day