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Recent Stories by Cynthia Howell

Offers for 2 LR schools reopened

posted: 04/26/2017 3:18 a.m. Discuss

The Little Rock School District is reopening its request for proposals for the re-purposing of the soon-to-be-vacant Franklin Elementary and Woodruff Early Childhood Education Center in the district.

8 high schoolers, 5 teachers win Stephens Awards in Little Rock

posted: 04/25/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

Eight high school seniors and five teachers from Little Rock-area schools are recipients of the 2017 Stephens Awards that are made possible annually by The City Education Trust.

Education notebook

posted: 04/22/2017 2:23 a.m. Discuss

LR district's audit free of deficiencies

Higher ed briefs

posted: 04/22/2017 1:01 a.m. Discuss

Fayetteville High senior wins Merit Scholarship

North Little Rock schools likely to tap savings

posted: 04/21/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

The North Little Rock School District will likely draw from a $15 million construction-savings fund to meet its operating costs after state desegregation aid to the district -- $7.6 million a year -- comes to an end, Superintendent Kelly Rodgers said Thursday.

Pull Little Rock school's charter, authorizing panel urges

posted: 04/20/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 8

An Arkansas Department of Education panel voted Wednesday to revoke the charter issued to Covenant Keepers College Preparatory School because of governance, financial and academic problems.

In Little Rock schools' millage vote, early sites at 5

posted: 04/19/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

There will be five early-voting locations for the Little Rock School District's May 9 special election on a proposal to extend the levy of 12.4 debt-service mills as a way to raise money for school construction and updates.

2 Little Rock sites proposed for school tax vote

posted: 04/18/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

The Pulaski County Election Commission will meet at 4 p.m. today to consider two additional early voting sites for the Little Rock School District's May 9 special election on a 12.4 debt service mill property tax extension.

In Little Rock, election location an issue

posted: 04/15/2017 2:58 a.m. Comment 1

The number of early voting sites has become an issue in the Little Rock School District's May 9 special election on a 14-year extension of 12.4 debt-service mills -- the money from which school district leaders say would be used for school construction and updates.

Education notebook

posted: 04/15/2017 2:20 a.m. Discuss

Ex-coach to rejoin Baptist Preparatory






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