Reaching New Heights!
Bobcat Calendar, Oct 14 – Oct. 18
Oct. 17 – Parent-Teacher conferences, all campuses, 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 17 – Hope Bobcat Football, 8th grade vs. Lakeside, Thursday, 5:30 p.m., Hammons Stadium.
Oct. 18 – No classes. Students return Oct. 21.
Oct. 18 – Hope Bobcat Football, Varsity vs. Lakeside, Friday, 7 p.m., away
October 21-25 is Red Ribbon Week in the Hope Public Schools, and activities will be scheduled for your student during the week. Please take time during Red Ribbon Week to learn more about how your student can help reduce drug abuse and can become more aware of its consequences. For more information on Red Ribbon Week, contact your student’s campus office: Clinton Primary School, 870-722-2723; Beryl Henry Elementary School, 870-777-6222; Hope Academy of Public Service, 870-777-3454; Yerger Middle School, 870-722-2770; or Hope High School, 870-777-3451.
The Hope High School Jobs for Arkansas Graduates program has been awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the JAG Annual National Training Program. The “5 of 5” Performance Outcome Standards award was presented for the HHS Class of 2018, based upon data collected in the year after students graduated. Standards include graduation rate, employment rate, positive outcome rate, full-time jobs rate, and full-time placement rate.
The Hope Public Schools, in association with Farmer’s Bank and Trust, has launched the Dolly Parton Imagination Library program in Hempstead County. The initiative provides free books to children aged newborn through five years who enroll through the Hope Public Schools. Contact HPS administration at 777-2251 for additional information.
Counseling services for academic coursework, scheduling and general referrals are available to all students on each campus of the Hope Public Schools. Clinton Primary School Counselors Paige Bobo and Shauntelle Bennet may be contacted at 870-722-2723; Beryl Henry Elementary School Counselor Christi Sullivan may be contacted at 870-777-6222; Hope Academy of Public Service Counselor Marilyn Marks may be contacted at 870-777-3454; Yerger Middle School Counselor Joyce Smith may be contacted at 870-722-2770; and Hope High School Counselor Varonica Kennedy may be contacted at 870-777-3451.