Join the Searcy Lionbackers for Lionfest tomorrow night, Aug 20 at 5:30 PM. Admission is $5. Food, fun, and team recognitions will make for a great night kicking off our athletic seasons!
SPSD is grateful to Harps-Searcy for providing sweet treats during the first week of school. Harps provides donations throughout the year. We are so fortunate to have this partner in education. Shown is Dr. Hart with Travan Taylor and Hannah Wilson from Harps-Searcy!
We want to inform you that Bus #44 has been involved in a minor fender bender, and all students are safe. However, the bus is running a little late due to the incident. Thank you for your patience. Again, all students and staff members are safe.
Lions Online families, do you need the recording to the Pearson virtual learning family orientation? Access the link below with the code to watch the family orientation. CODE IS R*7Zjrp. https://pearson.zoom.us/rec/play/BacWm0NzZAm260QRQCeto8IecxLxbMvzK_yQ6lC0aSh-jyiBczXCG3heHA2rLM_kdpE7tx84dRKOmDN3.iHzpkUPuf8cVm4I4?continueMode=true&_x_zm_rtaid=oLzjX5raTA22aa6DAusDhA.1629162762883.f6c5946e0a027e9aea7cb31a3835b8df&_x_zm_rhtaid=702
Searcy Schools transportation department would like to inform our families that we have several buses running behind this afternoon. Thank you for your patience as we work to transport our students safely on the first day of school.
This message is for only students and their families who are participating in Lions Online through Pearson Virtual Learning. Tonight, Pearson will hold a family orientation at 6 P.M. through Zoom. Please access the link below to log on. https://pearson.zoom.us/j/93177237246?pwd=emcxd0dSOStQRnNydERIdGZiSFAvdz09#success
It is so great welcoming our students back to school today! Happy 1st Day for all students, staff, and families!!
The Searcy football program will hold a parent meeting for players in grades 7-12 in the Searcy High School cafeteria on Monday, August 16 at 6 P.M. Face masks are required. Thank you!
We want to again provide our families with the link to register for the Lions Online virtual option through Pearson. There will be a Pearson family orientation on Monday, August 16, so if you wish to choose the virtual option, you need to register today. Thank you. Access the link below to register if your child would like to learn virtually. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScjDYetuge8fY1ylRJRFkca1hD0ftLswyr9fzq80Ber_YgGaw/viewform
The St. Paul United Methodist Church knows our staff members need some "pick me ups" as we participate in professional development all week and prepare to welcome back our students. Thank you, St. Paul, for the delicious treat baskets!
SPSD is thankful for our generous community. The United Way of White County delivered school supplies from their annual Stuff the Bus. Pictured is United Way board member Deana Powell presenting the supplies to Dr. Bobby Hart and grounds crewmen John Noah and Isaac Johnson. Big thanks to the United Way!
As COVID-19 cases are rising in Arkansas, we know you have questions about learning this upcoming school year. The Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education has developed resources for educators and parents. Access all the information at this link. https://dese.ade.arkansas.gov/Offices/communications/arkansas-ready-for-learning
This message is for Searcy School District families. If you have not registered your child through the Powerschool registration process, please do so now as we are unable to process your child’s enrollment without this registration. Additionally, all students who sign up for the Lions Online virtual option must be registered in Powerschool prior to completing the Lions Online registration form. If you have any questions, please contact your child’s campus. Thank you!
This message is for all Searcy School District families. The health services department requests that anyone who needs to report a positive Covid-19 case please call the appropriate district point of contact as opposed to email as several questions must be answered. Tammy Bishop is the point of contact for students and staff members for grades 7-12, and Dovie Baxter is responsible for students and staff members in grades K-6. Please see their contact information below. Tammy Bishop (Grades 7-12), 501-207-2514 Dovie Baxter (Grades K-6), 501-230-0383
Congratulations to the SHS Lion and Lady Lion golf teams for winning the White County Classic. The two-day tournament was held at Searcy Country Club and River Oaks Golf Club. Congratulations as well to Mary Julia Killough and Luke Killough for winning individual medalist honors for the tournament!
This message is for all parents of band students in grades 9-12. Searcy Marching Band summer rehearsals will resume Wednesday (8/4) at 8am in the High School Band Hall. Students should dress in athletic attire with a white shirt. Rehearsals scheduled for 8/2 and 8/3 have been cancelled. We look forward to working with you. If you have any questions, please contact Director of Bands Nicholas Shurtleff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHS cheerleaders are busy this summer! They have participated in team camp and volunteer opportunities through Stuff the Bus. Way to go! The SHS squad is under the direction of Shannon Holeyfield.
This message is for Searcy School District families. Any student who applied for and was approved for free or reduced meals during the 2020-2021 school year is eligible to receive a pandemic EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) card, and it should be mailed within the next several weeks. If your child is eligible, and you do not receive the card by mid-September, you may contact Charlotte Davis at email@example.com.
Searcy parents, did you know you may be eligible for COVID relief emergency broadband benefits?
Due to the increase in Covid-19 cases, we know parents may have reconsidered virtual learning for their students. Therefore, we are opening up the virtual learning option registration for students in grades 4-12 and offering a virtual learning option for students in grades K-3. The virtual learning option is provided through Pearson Digital Learning. Please click on the the link below to learn all information about the virtual learning option and to access the Lions Online virtual option registration form. Thank you. https://www.searcyschools.org/page/lions-online-guidelines