McClellan High School Welcome Event
Dec
13
10:00 am10:00

McClellan High School Welcome Event

  • McClellan High School

Join #StandUp4LR parents to welcome students back from holiday break at McClellan High School on January 3rd. We will meet before school starts and cheer the students on as they enter the building. Their new principal, Mr. Jackson is excited to have the community show his students some support.  

First Day of School @ Henderson | August 15th 8:30
Aug
15
8:30 am08:30

First Day of School @ Henderson | August 15th 8:30

  • Henderson Middle School

Join us on the first day of school to welcome students back at Henderson Middle School.  As students enter the building, they will have a cheering section- lines of parents, teachers, and community members to cheer them on...to show them they are loved and that we support them and Henderson.

Sign up for the event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/878040895674245/

Community Advisory Board Meeting | August 11th
Aug
11
5:30 pm17:30

Community Advisory Board Meeting | August 11th

  • LRSD Student Center

The newly appointed LRSD Community Advisory Board's first meeting will be August 11th at 5:30 at the LRSD Student Center, 810 West Markham. 

The State Board of Education approved the list of names recommended by Commissioner Johnny Key to serve as LRSD Community Advisory Board (CAB) members.  The CAB consists of representatives from each of the seven (7) LRSD school zones.  Members and their zones are listed below:

Chauncey Holloman – Zone 1

Maria Chavarria-Garcia – Zone 2

Melanie Fox – Zone 3

Jeff Wood – Zone 4

Larry Clark – Zone 5

Anthony Hampton – Zone 6

Freddie Scott – Zone 7

Members will serve under the supervision and direction of the commissioner until LRSD is returned to local control, or until the State Board annexes, consolidates, or reconstitutes the school district.  The CAB will meet monthly with the superintendent, conduct hearings and make recommendations for student and personnel hearings, build community capacity, and submit reports to the State Board and Commissioner of Education.  Meetings will be held in the LRSD Student Center, 810 W. Markham, on the second Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. (Any changes to the date, time or location will be announced.)

The CAB will host its first meeting on Thursday, August 11, 2016.

Day of Action: Yard Sign Canvassing
Aug
6
9:00 am09:00

Day of Action: Yard Sign Canvassing

Join us THIS Saturday to help spread the word about #StandUp4LR. We will go door-to-door and tell people about the coalition, and ask them to get involved. We will also be asking neighbors to support our schools by placing a sign in their yard.

Join the Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/258568711193534/

Partners in Education Breakfast | August 4th at 8:30
Aug
4
8:30 am08:30

Partners in Education Breakfast | August 4th at 8:30

  • Forest Heights STEM Academy

Little Rock Superintendent Mike Poore is hosting a breakfast for the Partners in Education at Forest Heights on August 4th at 8:30.  This is an opportunity to talk to businesses about participating in our work to ensure every student in Little Rock has the opportunity to learn. Space is limited and you need to RSVP with VIPS@lrsd.org.

More Info Here: http://www.lrsd.org/?q=content/partners-education

#StandUp4LR Parent/Community Member Information Session
Jul
30
9:00 am09:00

#StandUp4LR Parent/Community Member Information Session

  • AEA Building

Please attend one of the information sessions and learn about the group and how you can be a part of improving our schools and regaining a local control.

This will be our final meeting/information session before school starts. Join us as we plan to get more signs around town, more parents and community members involved and get ready for the first day of school at Henderson.

Little Rock Area Public Education Stakeholder Group
Jul
25
5:00 pm17:00

Little Rock Area Public Education Stakeholder Group

  • ADE Auditorium

The stakeholder group working on collaboration between traditional public schools and charters will meet at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held at the SBE board room or you can watch online here:http://www.arkansased.gov/state-board/watch-meeting-live

Here is the agenda. A portion of the meeting will consist of presentations by the charter schools about their thoughts on public education in Little Rock.
https://v3.boardbook.org/Public/PublicAgenda.aspx?ak=1001636&mk=50207478