If you are participating in athletics for the 2020-2021 school year, please get signed up with DRAGONFLY. Click here https://5il.co/i1nk to access instructions on how to sign up.
PCSSD is conducting a FINAL SURVEY to plan for the 2020-2021 academic year. Parents will select one instructional option for each child for the year. Parents MUST fill out one survey for each child who attends a PCSSD school. This survey must be completed by Friday, July 24 at 5 p.m. https://forms.gle/93BL5azfHWUuUkUq9 If you're new to PCSSD, please fill out this survey as well!
PCSSD will host a community meeting to discuss what coming back to school could and should look like this fall. Tune in Wednesday, July 1 at 8:30 am to hear from PCSSD community stakeholders. MEETING LINK: https://youtu.be/SXHRjEg8tgs
NOW HIRING! PCSSD has more than 50 job openings right now. Check out the openings to see if there's something that might be a good fit for you. http://ow.ly/ogZ150AhBkS
PCSSD is following up on a previous survey sent earlier this month. Your responses to the survey are crucial as we plan for staffing, logistics, and safety precautions. The following survey is REQUIRED for all students. Parents must fill out one survey for each child who attends a PCSSD school. Please complete the survey by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 26. The survey has also been emailed to all parents. SURVEY: https://forms.gle/ALwVFMm6ePb36mz57
Buildings may be closed, but registration is still open! Families with students returning to PCSSD must register. Registration information can be found online at pcssd.org/register. If you have questions, please contact Yolanda Richards at email@example.com.
Registration is still open! Families with students returning to Joe T. Robinson High must register. Registration information can be found online at pcssd.org/register. If you have questions, please contact Darlene Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty and Shawn Burgess, assistant superintendent for human resources, discuss what it will look like for PCSSD to reopen for students in fall 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idmzAgdSNdE #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Congratulations to all our students from the superintendent's Cabinet at PCSSD! You are officially finished with the 2019-2020 school year. Check out this message of appreciation for you as head into summer break. https://youtu.be/1SlonalhXOU #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Five Pulaski County Special School District teachers are newly certified from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. https://www.pcssd.org/article/246726?org=pcssd #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, Cabinet sent us messages of thanks for their teachers. Check out the messages. **Thank you, teachers!** #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRcs6j3vrx8&feature=youtu.be
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, students sent us messages of thanks for their teachers. Check out these messages from BAKER, CHENAL, LAWSON, ROBINSON ELEM, ROBINSON MIDDLE and ROBINSON HIGH! **Thank you, teachers!** #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence http://ow.ly/p7Ae50zzVO9
Joe T. Robinson High School appreciates each and every one of our teachers. During Teacher Appreciation Week, a few of our students wanted to share a message of thanks just for you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcDsmWcv-Cw&list=PLmQKbLpVDHMnkez_ijC8oD3JAbQQNBQFF&index=16
SENIORS: The results are in from the senior survey. Superintendent, Dr. McNulty, shares those results from the survey and plans for graduation in his latest vlog. We look forward to working toward a better solution on graduation. https://youtu.be/zUZS3hx8fJY
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty explains the approach to updating the grading policy for students in PCSSD. Students and parents, watch the video to hear more about the reason for the change. https://youtu.be/tFiIWVNTTy4
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty explains the approach to updating the grading policy for students in PCSSD. Students and parents, watch the video to hear more about the reason for the change. https://youtu.be/tFiIWVNTTy4
Superintendent Dr. Charles McNulty provides an update on the AMI instructional calendar for the remainder of the year. Pay attention the dates - there are differences for seniors and K-11 students. https://youtu.be/Oacm5U-vBJQ #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
Arkansas Activities Association extended the "COVID-19 Dead Period" for all AAA member schools through May 30, 2020. This means that all teams are not allowed to practice, lift weights together, play games, or travel to competition. Athletic facilities are also closed. Spring sports competition remains suspended.
STUDENT EXPECTATIONS FOR AMI INSTRUCTION: We understand that many families may experience challenges in scheduling. The most important expectation is completing and submitting assignments as close as possible to when they are due. Teachers will offer digital face to face lessons with students 2-4 days per week. Students should make an effort to attend live instruction. Sessions will be recorded. Download suggested student expectations and AMI schedules here: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/652089/robinson-high-ami.pdf
The Maumelle Fire Department is turning to Facebook to show students and families some of their equipment this morning! Firefighters are broadcasting at 10 a.m. and will display their state-of-the-art firetrucks, gear, and the firehouse. It is a great opportunity for students to learn about their community and those who serve and protect everyday. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
PCSSD will prepare and distribute meals all week at 20 different locations around the county. Pick up times for the meals will be 11:30am - 12:30pm. Reminder, these are only for children (18 & under) present at pick up. Full list can be found here: http://ow.ly/dP9N50z0mrm.
A message from Superintendent Dr.Charles McNulty: He clarifies next steps for seniors, outlines 4th quarter grading and explains how PCSSD will continue to operate as AMI days start back up on Monday, March 30. https://youtu.be/JmdcwXNDqiE
We know AMI days can be difficult. How's the homework coming along? How are you staying entertained? From homework to box forts, let us know and we'll share your pictures! You can tag us in a post or email them to email@example.com. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
PCSSD Nutrition and Transportation are teaming up to deliver meals to 21 drop off sites this week between 11:30am - 12:30pm from Tuesday, March 17 thru Friday, March 20. These meals are for children ages 18 and under. http://ow.ly/Oary50yNkG7
ACT has decided to reschedule the April 4, 2020 National ACT® test date to our June 13 and July 18 test dates in response to concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). More info: http://leadershipblog.act.org/2020/03/act-reschedules-april-2020-national-act.html
We are providing the latest updates on COVID-19 on our website here: http://ow.ly/Ct8z50yM19E. We'll have information regarding AMI assignments, food availability, and more.
March is Women's History Month. Ruth Hawkins is a strong advocate for historic preservation and heritage tourism in the Delta. The Arkansas State University Heritage Sites program has grown under her leadership. She was inducted into the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame in 2017.
Parents please remember to send in ALL your volunteer time to Mrs Parrish firstname.lastname@example.org It has to be turned in tomorrow. Anything you have done counts, no job is too small! You can simply send a list of activities and how much time you spent doing it. It’s that SIMPLE😜
STATEMENT 3/3: Thank you for understanding our decision to follow the Governor's orders.
STATEMENT 2/3: In a statement on Wednesday, March 11, it was announced that Governor Hutchinson has the sole authority to close public school campuses. PCSSD will continue to work closely with state offices and health departments as we monitor the progress of COVID-19.
STATEMENT 1/3: Per direction by the Governor of Arkansas, Pulaski County Special School District will be closed until March 30. The decision came after an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases across the nation.
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4badaf2aaaf58-robinson1 If they have any questions please contact Shannon Wilson At email@example.com
Reminders for students *Tomorrow is the last day for the book fair so go by the library and check it out! *Prom tickets are on sale now for $35 in Rm 25 with Mrs Brucks. The price goes up to $40 after spring break. *BRING $5 tomorrow and BUY a ticket for our spring play “Alice in Wonderland” *If you did not fill out your pre-registration form for next year’s classes with your counselor please see them ASAP
Join us Thursday, March 5th at 6pm in the library to learn about the many “extras” at RHS! Sponsors and students who participate in clubs, activities and sports will share information about how to get involved. The book fair will also be open if you would like to make a purchase.
Students NEED to turn in their registration forms for their 2020-2021 class schedule. These forms are PAST DUE! Get them to the counselors ASAP!
11th grade students will take the ACT tomorrow at RHS. They need a charged chromebook, school ID and only ACT approved calculators will be permitted. Please be ON TIME to school so the check in process can run quickly and smoothly. 11th graders will be allowed and excused to check out after the test ONLY if we have written/email permission or a parent checks them out in the office. Student drivers should bring in a note or have parents email firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure you are well rested and have a nutritious breakfast. Come ready to ROCK the ACT tomorrow!
A reminder that all 11th grade students will take the ACT this Tuesday at RHS. Students will report to school as usual. This test is free for 11th graders.
Parents, Your student's signed course selection sheet for the 2020-2021 school year is due in the counselor's office TOMORROW, Friday, Feb. 21st. This form is extremely important in our planning and decision making for next year. Again, all course selection sheets are due to the counselor's office tomorrow. Thank you.
Parents please be aware we are on a testing schedule and the times do not line up with our regular bell schedule so you may get calls for attendance
Students please be prepared for testing tomorrow. You need a CHARGED chromebook and please BE ON TIME. Report to 1st period then 9th and 10th will move for testing. Your testing room assignments are posted in the hallways or ask your 1st or teacher
9th and 10th grade students MAP assessments are this tues-thurs and Students need to look at the rosters posted in the hallways to determine where they are to test.
REMINDER: Robinson High School will host a cheer clinic for grades K-6 on Saturday, Feb. 15 from 9am - 12pm. $30 per cheerleader includes a t-shirt. Students will perform on Feb. 21 during halftime of the basketball games. Contact Coach Brucks for details: email@example.com
If you ordered a championship T-shirt they are ready to be picked up in the office. If you ordered a hat or visor they were back ordered but should be here later this week. Come by anytime to pick up shirts. We will let you know when hats and visors come in
No school tomorrow, Monday, Feb 10th. Tomorrow is parent teacher conferences. Parents please come by at your convenience during the hours of 12:00-6:00pm. No appointments necessary. Show our Robinson teachers some love by picking up something from our school wishlist. You can drop of any supplies in the office during conference times. Teachers have requested: Clorox wipes, Kleenex, germX, dry erase markers, neon dry erase markers, bandaids, highlighters, Lysol spray, ink pens, pencils, markers, loose leaf paper, colored paper, Alto sax and clarinet reeds strength 3.
Attention Robinson parents, The counselors will be meeting with students during their history classes this week to register for classes for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. Please review your student's course selections and have them return the form with your signature to the counseling office by February 21.
UPDATE on Joe T. Robinson High School: Little Rock Police Department has searched the building and everything is clear. Students and staff are returning to class for the day.
PCSSD is aware of a bomb threat made on a bathroom stall inside Joe T. Robinson High School. The school has been evacuated and local law enforcement are investigating the threat. We will update once the search is complete.
Robinson High School will host a cheer clinic for grades K-6 on Saturday, Feb. 15 from 9am - 12pm. $30 per cheerleader includes a t-shirt. Students will perform on Feb. 21 during halftime of the basketball games. Contact Coach Brucks for details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration is now open for students *RETURNING* to PCSSD for the 2020-2021 school year. Registration can be done online through the registration portal: https://pcssd-cas.hosted.src-solutions.com/cas_PulaskiCountySSD/login
Congratulations to PCSSD athletic director, Danny Ebbs, on his selection to be placed into the Arkansas Activities Association Arkansas High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame. What an honor! Congrats, Danny! http://ow.ly/IFMA50y45kT
CORRECTION- PTO meeting is Wednesday NOT Tuesday. Wednesday at 4:30!
PTO meeting Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 in the RHS library. Don’t forget tomorrow night our football players will be presented with their State Championship rings during halftime of the boys basketball game. Come support our Senator basketball teams and football team. Games start at 6 with the girls followed by the boys. Make sure to come by the table tomorrow night to place your orders for championship T-shirts and hats!
Coming up this week- Mon. 27th is Spirit Night at Larry’s on Cantrell 5:00-8:00. Tues 28th come to our basketball games girls start around 6:00 Boys play after girls game. During halftime of the game our football team will be recognized and presented with their State Championship Rings! We invite EVERYONE to come out support our basketball teams and football team. It’s not too late to order championship shirts and hats. There will be a table set up Tuesday night at the game or you can call or come by the high school office. Attendance is EXTREMELY important. Be on time and in the correct class or you will be counted absent. Students are allowed 6 parent notes per semester. All notes and dr notes must be turned in within 5 days of the absence.
Show your Senator Pride tomorrow! Wear your black and gold for reverse homecoming.
Hey Senators show your school spirit tomorrow for celebrity day- come dressed as your favorite celebrity, book or movie character. Make it fun but follow dress code.
Come celebrate our State Champion Football Team! Tomorrow at 3:00 in the high school gym. Our new Championship t-shirts will be on sale for $15. All proceeds go towards purchasing championship rings for our team.
If you would like to send your child to PCSSD, registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year! All the registration info can be found online at http://ow.ly/430u50xUd8h or by visiting your school's registrar's office.
There are only two more chances to take the ACT before school ends. Full details on test dates, registration and more can be found online: http://ow.ly/3bq750xREE1
RHS families. We hope you have had a great winter break!!! We are excited to see our students come back on Tuesday, January 7th. Remember Monday, January 6th is a no school day for students. It is a professional development day for teachers. Have a great weekend and GO SENATORS!
Good evening Robinson families. Tomorrow will be for make-up tests . Remember if you get attendance calls the absence will not count negatively towards their attendance. We hope you have a very merry holiday and we will see you back after break on January 7th.
The JOE T. ROBINSON High School Concert Choir performed at the State Capitol as part of the Sounds of the Season. https://www.flickr.com/photos/arsecofstate/albums/72157712242945446
Join us tonight at 6:30 for the Robinson Holiday Spectacular featuring our High School band and choir students. Choir students arrive by 5:30 and band students arrive by 6:00. The concert begins at 6:30.
Semester Exam schedule for this week. Mon. 26th-1st Period test 8:30-10:00/ 2nd period test 10:04-11:34 Tues. 17th- 3rd period test 8:30-10:00/ 4th period test 10:04-11:35 Wed. 18th - 5th period test8:30-10:00 / 6th period test 10:04-11:34 Thurs. 19th - 7th period test 8:30-10:00 Friday 20th Make up tests ONLY. ***student drivers may check out after their test if they turned in their signed permission slip. *** parents are allowed to check out their students after they have finished their test. *** NO phone check outs
All power has been restored to the Robinson schools. School will be open tomorrow, December 13. This includes ROBINSON ELEMENTARY, ROBINSON MIDDLE and ROBINSON HIGH.
**Please, help spread the word to RHS Band and Choir families: Due to the power outage, we have rescheduled the RHS “Holiday Spectacular” until Tuesday, December 17, 2019. (The RMS Band concert will continue as planned for 6:30pm on Monday, Dec 16 in the RHS Theater.) #SenatorSound
Have no fear Senator fans! You can still buy tickets for the Championship game from us. We will have tickets for sale Friday morning until noon. Remember CASH ONLY $6 students $7 adults. If you have questions please call 868-2400.
Due to a power outage in the Robinson area, we will be closing ROBINSON ELEMENTARY, ROBINSON MIDDLE and ROBINSON HIGH SCHOOL today (December 12).
Tomorrow is Class COLOR WARS wear the color to support your grade level. 9th grade yellow- 10th grade blue -11th grade black - 12th grade red **remember if you drive bring your red tag in to get a check out form from the office. Drivers need this filled out and turned in by this FRIDAY so you can checkout after you finish your semester texts next week. **Students are only allowed 6 parent notes per semester. Notes and Dr excuses must be turned in within 5 days after the absence or they can not be accepted. FRIDAY NIGHT Championship Game Tickets for sale in the RHS office (until noon Friday) $6 students $7 adults CASH ONLY
Tomorrow is “I woke up like this Wednesday”. Wear your PJ’s but make sure to follow dress code. BUY your tickets for the STATE CHAMPIONSHIP game in our office $6 students $7 adults. CASH ONLY.
UALR is hosting a Community Night of Coding Monday (Dec. 9) from 5-8pm in the EIT building. There will be workshops and demos, Hour of Code activities for all ages, computer science hands-on demos and more! Register here: http://ow.ly/jkGC50xtGPE
Application window is now open for Joe T. Robinson DRIVEN program for the 2020-2021 school year. This only for incoming 9th graders. Click here to fill out the application: http://ow.ly/RAMC50xrxxM .
We have 20 slots left for the UCA college road trip tomorrow!!!! You must have a permission note with a PARENT signature (even if you are 18) and $4 CASH for the bus plus MONEY for lunch. First come first serve to students that have everything required. Money and permission slips will be collected in the Counselor’s office from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM. No exceptions!! Remember to dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes!!!
Good evening Senator families. Tomorrow is the cutoff date for volunteer hours. Don’t forget to count your time from last spring. Anything you have done to help out in ANY way at all from Feb 23rd - Nov 22nd. You may think little things like dropping off a case of drinks is not a big deal BUT it is and we appreciate all you do for us and our students. PLEASE Email your hours or work you did to Mrs Parrish email@example.com
The Fall Play "Check Please" will air Monday and Tuesday during Senator Study. Please have students bring $3 for a ticket if they want to support the Robinson Theatre Arts while simultaneously supporting their fellow peers!"
The theme for tonight’s game is CAMO Come out and support our Senators!
Vietnam Parent Meeting TONIGHT Tonight is the night!! The Vietnam parent meeting will begin at 6:30pm in Ms. Fournier's room (room 17). Students, parents, teachers - all are welcome to join this amazing trip to the other side of the world! Come to the meeting to learn more about the places we will visit, the logistics and the cost of the trip. Email Ms. Fournier (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions you may have. See you tonight!
High school PTO meeting will be this Wednesday at 4:30 in the high school library. If you would like to join the PTO it’s NOT too late! We love our Senator parents and appreciate all they do for our school. Come check us out this Wednesday at 4:30!
This week Tues-Thurs students will have MAPS interim testing. Students need to be ON TIME and make sure their chromebook is FULLY CHARGED EVERYDAY!
FUTURE SENATOR BASEBALL New 12 year old USSSA baseball team forming now. If you’re interested in your ballplayer playing on this new team please contact me if you have any questions. We will have a tryout tomorrow ,Sunday at 2:30pm on the Robinson High baseball field. Chris Kinzler 501-412-3803
Don’t forget to clean out all of your unwanted items this weekend. Let’s fill up all our blue bins for the Goodwill drive and raise some $$ for RHS. Drop off anytime at the high school Monday or Tuesday
Attention high school students - Friday, Nov. 4 is the registration deadline for the Dec. 14 ACT test date. Register now to avoid late fees! http://ow.ly/Dnjh50x54qG
PCSSD schools held grand re-openings on Tuesday to change the name of our school Media Centers to Library Learning Centers. Check out all the cool pictures of the new looks: http://ow.ly/jMbY50x3awq
REMINDER: Week 10 high school football games will be played Thursday and Friday night this week. SYLVAN HILLS, MAUMELLE and ROBINSON will play on Thursday. MILLS will play on Friday.
Time to clean out the clutter and donate all your unwanted items. We will have our annual Goodwill drive at RHS starting NOW! Bring anything and everything you need to get rid of and fill up our blue bins. The bins will be in the hallway by the front office all week. The more you donate the more money it raises for Robinson.
REMINDER: Schools are closed Wednesday - Friday for teacher and leadership professional development. See you Monday, Nov. 4!
BAKER ELEMENTARY held a pep rally to wrap up Red Ribbon Week. Check out the ROBINSON HIGH SCHOOL band helping out with Bronco PBIS Chant! https://youtu.be/FjOpvzt-QnU
11th-12th Students if you signed up for the ASVAB it is tomorrow. Students signed up need to report to the auditorium first thing in the morning.
If you did not turn the chromebook agreement form in yet IT IS PAST DUE! Students with no form will not be allowed to have their chromebook until a form is turned in to the Library. Attention band students, money for chocolates will be collected tomorrow evening during dinner. ALL money is due Monday during advisory. Thank you!
Don't forget that students get a little fall break NEXT week. Schools are closed Wednesday (Oct. 30) - Friday (Nov. 1) for districtwide professional development. You can find all district events on the website: https://www.pcssd.org/o/pcssd/events
BAND STUDENTS if you have sold a box of chocolates please turn your money in during band class. Monday, Wednesday or Friday.
**ATTENTION** Phones are down at several PCSSD schools and admin offices. Our IT department is working with Windstream to resolve the issue. You track the outage here: https://downdetector.com/status/windstream/map/
Tomorrow wear those crazy socks again and royal blue to support Down Syndrome awareness. Tomorrow night the theme for the game is BLUE OUT! Wear your royal blue from head to toe and show your support for Down Syndrome awareness.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The National Bullying Prevention Center provides a "Kids Against Bullying" pledge encouraging kids to speak up against bullying, support those being bullied & to be a friend when they see bullying. http://ow.ly/snaM50wEVmm
Tomorrow’s theme is CRAZY SOCKS! Wear your crazy socks and show your support for Down Syndrome Awareness.
All students and staff please wear blue tomorrow to show your support for Down Syndrome Awareness Week.
The calendar can now be found in EVENTS. Important district-wide dates will be posted on the PCSSD website. School-specific dates will be posted on their respective school websites. You can view the "At-A-Glance" calendar here: https://5il.co/amrb
Friday night’s football game theme is “Pink Out” for breast cancer awareness. Come support our Robinson Senator football team as they take on the Arkadelphia Badgers. Don’t forget you can still buy a ticket for the volleyball chili tailgate. $8 in the office and $10 at the tailgate.
Congratulations to our Robinson High JAG students who competed in the JAG state competition. Shayla Hall, Nhania Denham, and Tori Fields did an outstanding job with the project-based learning competition. They created a public- service announcement on how to help teens deal with stress. Lance Seigers competed in Public speaking and placed 2nd. Jaela McCuien competed in employability skills and place 3rd. The winners will receive an all-expense-paid trip to Washington DC to compete in the National JAG Student Leadership Conference competition. GREAT JOB!!!
Tuesday, October 1 is Parent Financial Aid Night from 5:30-6:30pm. U of A PTC Financial Aid officials will be available to talk about the financial aid process and FAFSA.
Juniors remember the Josten’s representative will be here tomorrow to take ring orders. They will set up in the conference room during both lunches.
Tomorrow is PICTURE DAY!!!!!!! 9th, 10th, 11th graders will take school pictures tomorrow, Friday Sept. 27th
Chili tailgate dinner Friday, Oct. 4th 5:00-7:00pm before the Arkadelphia vs RHS game pre-sale tickets $8 at the door $10 tickets are available in the front office or see one of the volleyball players
Come support our Senator football team at home this Friday night vs Camden Fairview 7:00
We are having a great day at Robinson High!!