District-Wide

Monthly Menu

View the monthly menu here.

Winter Break

Winter Break will be from December 23 to January 6, returning back to school on January 7.

Immunization Information

Vaccines for Preteens and Teens: What Parents Should Know information can be found here.

Sharing & Caring of Benton County

Sharing & Caring of Benton County is preparing for the holiday season. The program helps local children by lending a helping hand to families in need during the holidays. More information about assistance, volunteering, donating, and sponsoring children is located here:

Website: https://sharingandcaringkids.com
Facebook: https://facebook.com/SharingCaring/

Families and Students in Need

If you are in need of assistance or support, please fill out this form. This form goes directly to our District Social Worker, Amanda Childs, only.

You can find the form here.

Please email Amanda if you have any additional questions:
achilds@pearidgek12.com

Please email Amanda if you have any additional questions:
achilds@pearidgek12.com

Parent Nights

Parent nights for the 2020-2021 School year will be an opportunity to learn about the changes coming up in the next school year with the opening of the new high school and the reconfiguration of other buildings within the district. Please join us on one of the following dates.

Paris, the Riviera, and Rome Tour

Get ready for the trip of a lifetime! Students, parents, and teachers are invited to join Jacob & Melissa Meyers on their upcoming tour, Paris, the Riviera, and Rome.

Departure Date: Monday, June 21, 2021 
Departure City: Bentonville, AR
Trip Length: 9 days
Overnights: Paris 2, Nice 2, Florence 1, Rome 2

For more information, please contact Melissa Meyers: mmeyers1214@gmail.com.
We request that anyone younger than middle school age travel with a guardian. Parents, siblings, and friends are welcome to join! Trip is not school affiliated.

Primary

Holiday Shoppe

Pea Ridge PTO will be hosting a Holiday Shoppe from 12/16-12/19, for students to be able to shop and wrap their gifts. The prices will range from $1-$5.

These homeroom classes will be shopping on the following Day:

December 16th: Scholtes, Lamer, Ritter, Lamer
December 17th: Hanna, Woodward, Hooten, Clark, Schroeder, Kimble, Shackelford
December 18th: Kennemer, Henson, Rogers, Wilkins, Crook, Reid, Bounds
December 19th: Bowen, Claytor, Ash, Campbell

Parents can sign up through the SignUpGenius link to help work this event.

Holiday Dress Up Days

December 16: Holly Jolly Christmas! Wear your favorite holiday shirt!
December 17: Tree Topper! Wear your favorite holiday hat, headband, elf ears, etc.!
December 18: Mad About Plaid! Wear your favorite plaid!
December 19: Tacky Not Classy! Wear your tackiest Christmas sweater!
December 20: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Break! Wear your PJs!

Winter Parties

Winter parties will be held on Friday, December 20.

  • Kindergarten Navigators: 1-2 PM 
  • Kindergarten Explorers: 12-1 PM
  • Brighthawks:  8:30-9:15  AM
  • PLP 2.0 : 12:15-1:25 PM
  • Super Hawks: 1:30-2:15 PM
  • Brilliant Blackhawks: 2:15 PM

Kindergarten Caroling

On the morning of Friday, December 20, kindergarten will be going to businesses around the community to carol.

Primary and Intermediate

Winter Mini Cheer Clinic

The Pea Ridge Cheerleaders will host a Winter Mini Cheer Clinic this year on January 13, 15, and 16 with the performance on Friday, January 17.

Cost of the cheer clinic will be $30. This included 3 days of camp, a t-shirt, entry into the game on Friday, and snacks each day. 

Find the registration form here. The deadline to return this form and payment is December 17.

To order just the t-shirt, please turn this form in by December 17.

Intermediate

Candy Cane Grams

Candy Cane Grams go on sale next week only, December 9-13. Delivery will be on December 20th. Please be on the look-out for the forms coming home with your student. All proceeds go to help fund projects and books in the PRIS library.

Growing as Readers Challenge

The reward for the Growing as Readers Challenge will be held on December 19.

Lost & Found

We have lots of missing clothes looking for their owner! Please remind students to check out the Lost & Found.

Middle School

Holiday Dressup Days

December 16: Dress as your favorite holiday character
December 17: Wear your tackiest Christmas Sweater
December 18: Wear matching gear
December 19: Wear red and green
December 20: Wear your PJs

Middle School Yearbook

Yearbook orders made before January 1, will cost $25. After January 1, the cost will be $30.

To purchase a yearbook, please fill out this form and return to Mrs. Tuner.

For questions, please email Mrs. Turner:
kturner@pearidgek12.com

Book Donations

The Middle School Students are collecting book donations. Please dropoff in the Middle School Library.

Lost & Found

We have lots of missing clothes looking for their owner! Please remind students to check out the Lost & Found.

High School

Semester Exams and Weekly Schedule

Wednesday: Semester tests for 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 7th
Thursday: Semester tests for 2nd, 4th, and 6th
Friday: Make-up test day
Grades are due at 3:20 on Friday, December 20.
Any student not completing the Semester Test will receive “Incomplete” until the test is taken. There are no exemptions for Semester Tests in the Fall.

View the week of December 16-20 schedule here.

PRHS Cheerleaders Competition Dates

The PRHS Cheerleaders will compete at the following competitions:
AAA State Cheer Competition in Hot Springs – December 21, 2019

The American Legion Oratorical Contest

If you are interested in this contest, please pick up an application outside the Scholarship Office in the basket hanging on the wall. Applications are due January 3, 2020. The speech contest will be February 29th, 2020.
Winners will be awarded:
First Place: $2,000
Second Place: $1,500
Third Place: $1,000

The American Legion Scholarship

Attention Seniors:
Requirements to apply for this scholarship are as follows:

1. Must be children, grandchildren or great-grandchildren of  American Legionnaires in good standing for two or more consecutive years. Stepchildren may also apply. 
2. Applicant or Legionnaire MUST be a resident of Arkansas
$1,000 Coudret Trust Scholarship
$2,500 Garner Trust Scholarship
Application and supporting documents must be submitted by MARCH 13, 2020. Application and supporting information can be picked up outside the scholarship office in the file basket

The Wonders of Arkansas Amateur Photography Contest

4 categories of photos:
1. Landscape/Waterscape
2. Livestock/WIldlife
3. Cropland
4. Forest/Plants
The deadline to submit photos is January 17, 2020. You may enter up to a maximum of 4 photos. Details and applications can be picked up in the file basket outside the scholarship office.

Benton County Conservation District Essay Contest

This is for any senior who is planning on attending college in Arkansas.
Essay theme: “Where would we BEE without Pollinators?”
Awards: 
First Place: $1,000
Second Place: $500
All entries must be submitted by February 19, 2020. For more information, pick up an application outside the scholarship office in the file basket.  

Seniors ACT Information

ACT Testing Date Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline
December 14, 2019 November 8, 2019 November 22, 2019
February 8, 2020 January 10, 2020 January 17, 2020
April 4, 2020 February 28, 2020 March 13, 2020
June 13, 2020 May 8, 2020 May 22, 2020
July 18, 2020 June 19, 2020 June 26, 2020

Register at actstudent.org

For more information contact Mrs. Hurst at:
800-451-1343 ext. 10 or email churst@pearidgek12.com