District Wide

IMPORTANT IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION:

Does your student have a birthday coming up?  Ages 11 and 16 are important ages that require immunizations. Per Arkansas Code Ann. §§ 20-7-109, 6-18-702, 6-60-501 – 504, and 20-78-206, all students must be up to date on required immunizations by September 1st the year they turn 11 or 16. 

Just a reminder, if your child is exempt from vaccinations, a new exemption letter must be provided each school year. Exemptions must be applied for and approved through the Arkansas Department of Health.

Community Clinic Pea Ridge offers vaccines! Anyone in the community can utilize the clinic. You can make an appointment by calling 479-488-3003. They will be open all summer!

Vaccines can also be administered by appointment at the Benton County Health Unit, 479-986-1300, or through your child’s primary care provider. Please contact your school nurse if you have any questions.  Thank you! 

Junior High 

Upcoming 8th and 9th grade Ladyhawks Basketball tryouts are coming up! See the flyer below for more information!

 

Junior high volleyball tryouts will be held on May 3 and 4 for next year’s 8th and 9th graders. (Students must have a current physical to try out.  Call Community Clinic Pea Ridge located in the high school at 479-488-3003 to schedule your $10 physical! Click here to download and fill out your students physical online and email to our nurse practitioner Erin, erin.kwyzla@pearidgek12.com)

7th grade volleyball tryouts will be held on May 5 and 6 for next year’s 7th graders. (Students must have a current physical to try out. Call Community Clinic Pea Ridge located in the high school at 479-488-3003 to schedule your $10 physical! Click here to download and fill out your students physical online and email to our nurse practitioner Erin, erin.kwyzla@pearidgek12.com)

Next Tuesday in Advisory classes, our students will participate in a live Zoom presentation by Dr. Michael Flowers. The purpose of the presentation is to educate students in recognizing both sexual harassment and bullying. Dr. Michael Flowers is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has a Doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy. He specializes in working with adolescents and their parents to improve relationships as well as help people seek hope and happiness.

The presentation will continue next Thursday in Advisory classes with a presentation by Lt. Michael Lisenbee, with the Pea Ridge Police Department. He has 18 Years of law enforcement experience, and has served the Pea Ridge PD since 2016. Lt. Lisenbee is currently assigned as Division Commander of Criminal Investigation and School Resource Officers.

Following both presentations, Dr. Flowers, Lt. Lisenbee, School Counselor Cathy Caudle, School Social Worker Amanda Shackelford and School Resource Officer Jeff Hunt will host a Q&A session with students and teachers.

If any parents and guardians would like to join us on campus for the Zoom presentations please come to the PRJH Library next Tuesday and Thursday, from 1:15-1:40pm.

Progress Reports are now available in HAC! (https://hac20.esp.k12.ar.us/HomeAccess20)

If you need help logging in, please email mnesbitt@pearidgek12.com.

Middle School

Our school will be featured singing the Star Spangled Banner at a Northwest Arkansas Naturals baseball game on May 29th! We’ll record the video that will be shown this week during school. Discounted tickets are on sale NOW for that game. Tickets are $9 each, and all money must be turned in to the office by THIS COMING MONDAY, May 3rd! This letter and order form was sent home last week. Feel free to print off this picture or just mark your child’s name and homeroom on the envelope.

 

5th & 6th Grade Parents, please check out this link to sign up and send a needed food item for next Wednesday’s Teacher Appreciation Lunch. Thanks very much!

Intermediate School

Our school will be featured singing the Star Spangled Banner at a Northwest Arkansas Naturals baseball game on May 29th! We’ll record the video that will be shown this week during school. Discounted tickets are on sale NOW for that game. Tickets are $9 each, and all money must be turned in to the office by THIS COMING MONDAY, May 3rd! This letter and order form was sent home last week. Feel free to print off this picture or just mark your child’s name and homeroom on the envelope.

Primary School

We are having a Book Fair, May 10-14! Watch this video with your kids for a preview of just a few of the the AWESOME books that will be available! Enjoy!  https://bcove.video/35NndgX.