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May 2016 Archives

FPS Schools Receive Performance Awards

Posted by Alan on May 31, 2016 3:52 PM | (Not Filed) |

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Congrats to McNair Middle School for being named the #1 middle school in the latest rankings by the Office for Education Policy's latest ranking of the performance of Arkansas schools on the PARCC tests! McNair was #1 overall, #1 in Math, and #1 in Literacy. Way to go, Mustangs!

Congrats to Woodland Jr. High for being ranked the #3 junior high in Arkansas in the same report! Woodland also ranked #2 among Arkansas junior high schools in math and #3 in literacy.

Congrats to Ramay Jr. High for being ranked the #12 overall junior high and #9 in literacy!

Congrats to Vandergriff Elementary for being ranked the #2 elementary school in Arkansas! Vandergriff was also ranked #3 among Arkansas elementary schools in math and #3 in literacy.

Request for Proposals for Food and Paper Supplies

Posted by Alan on May 25, 2016 2:04 PM | (Not Filed) |

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The Fayetteville School District announces a "Request for Proposal" for a primary vendor to supply food and paper supplies for the Child Nutrition Program during the 2016-2017 school year.

A copy of the RFP may be picked up at 2233 West Stone St. Fayetteville, AR. 72701 Monday- Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM. or, emailed by request. 

All proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope and addressed to the attention of Ally Mrachek, CN Director, at the above address.  All documents must be received no later than 4:00 p.m on June 3, 2016. 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY: The Fayetteville Public School District does not discriminate in its policies and programs on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, handicap, national origin, or ancestry. Inquiries concerning the application of Title IX or Title VI, may be referred to the Equity Coordinator; (479-444-3000).

Looking for a New Principal for Ramay Jr. High

Posted by Alan on May 25, 2016 10:57 AM | (Not Filed) |

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Ramay Junior High School has an opening for School Principal beginning with the 2016-2017 school year. Current Ramay principal Lori Linam is resigning at the end of the current school year to enable her to take time to care for an ailing family member.

Qualifications include:
  •  Appropriate Arkansas Administrator licensure required
  •  Master's degree required
  •  Experience as a principal or assistant principal required

 

Preferences: Proven track record in:      
  •     Strong instructional leadership
  •     Implementation of Arkansas State Standards
  •     Working with a diverse student population
  •     Engaging the school community
  •     Improving student academic achievement
  •     Ensuring a safe and positive school environment
  •     Effective communication and staff support
  •     Proven record as an effective communicator

If interested, please apply online for the "Admin/Junior High Principal" position. In addition, please email your cover letter and resume to Dr. Kim Garrett, Associate Superintendent.

Looking for New Principal at Happy Hollow Elementary

Posted by Alan on May 13, 2016 5:33 PM | (Not Filed) |

HappyHollowENTRY.pngFayetteville Public Schools is looking for a strong leader to join the Happy Hollow Hawks as Principal beginning in the 2016-2017 school year.  Current principal Sharon Pepple is retiring at the end of the current school year.

If you are ready to work with over 450 wonderful students and a highly qualified and dedicated staff, Happy Hollow Elementary is the place for YOU!

See the qualifications and preferences, and the way to apply below:

Qualifications:
  • Appropriate Arkansas Administrator licensure required
  • Master's degree required
  • Experience as a principal or assistant principal required

Preferences: Proven track record in:    
  • Strong instructional leadership
  • Implementation of Arkansas State Standards
  • Working with a diverse student population
  • Engaging the school community
  • Improving student academic achievement
  • Ensuring a safe and positive school environment
  • Effective communication and staff support
  • Proven record as an effective communicator

If interested, please apply online for the "Admin/Elementary Principal" position.  In addition, please email cover letter and resume to Dr. Kim Garrett, Associate Superintendent.

Search Committee Formed for New FHS Head Football Coach

Posted by Alan on May 13, 2016 4:33 PM | (Not Filed) |

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FPS Director of Athletics Steve Janski announced today that a search committee will be formed for a new head football coach for Fayetteville High School following the resignation of Coach Daryl Patton.

"We are putting together a great committee of parents, former players, and administrators to find the right person to lead the Bulldogs in the 2016 season.

Persons interested in applying for the position should email a cover letter and resume to Coach Janski at steve.janski@fayar.net.

 

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Angie Browning named a 2016 Mentor Teacher of the Year

Posted by Alan on May 3, 2016 1:36 PM | Filed in News |

Congrats to Ramay Jr. High math teacher Angie Browning for being named a 2016 Mentor Teacher of the Year by the University of Arkansas College of Education and Health Professions. She was nominated by Michael Tapee, her student teacher.

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