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Regular monthly board meeting to be held on different night....

Published on January 7, 2015

The January Board of Education meeting is to be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 15. The public is encouraged to attend.

An announcement from the governor.......

Published on January 7, 2015

Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson says a panel will explore the future of Common Core education standards within Arkansas schools. Hutchinson said at a forum sponsored by the Arkansas Associated Press Managing Editors that his new education commissioner would convene a panel of educators and parents to assess the standards and perhaps suggest changes.

*This is not a story generated by the school district, and is not showing support or opposition to the announcement,  but something that teachers and staff might be interested in knowing.

Welcome back to school....let's make it a good one

Published on January 5, 2015

New Intermediate School building progress on target.....

Published on December 19, 2014

Lance Wright, project manager for Nabholz Construction Services of Conway, presented an update on the rebuilding of the new Intermediate School recently, to the Vilonia Board of Education. “Overall, there have been no major issues. We are progressing as we had scheduled,” he said.

 Two crews, Wright said, are working on projects at the school including the erection and roof. With a $12.6 million price tag, the completion date for the school is anticipated to be June 30, weather permitting...

Student population numbers announced.....

Published on December 19, 2014

Last week, the numbers for the school district by grade were kindergarten 233; first grade, 241; second grade 256; third grade, 252; fourth grade, 247; fifth grade 270; sixth grade, 244; seventh grade, 245; eighth grade, 273; 9th grade 248; 10th grade 246;  11th grade 256; and 12th grade 219 for a total of 3,230 students in the district. School officials said the tornado has not hurt enrollment as much as once projected.

Third graders learning about frogs and internal organs....

Published on December 19, 2014

You guys are scientists, teacher Kim Simmons told a group of third graders, this week, in her seventh grade classroom at Vilonia Middle School.

Simmons and third grade teacher Kathy Moore have been team teaching some special projects since the beginning of the year. Simmons and some of the seventh graders were helping the younger students dissect frogs.

“Do you know the reason we use frogs?” Simmons asked. “The reason is—their internal organs are a lot like human organs but...

Teacher at VMS helping to spread cheer.....

Published on December 17, 2014

Coach Rorie helping Santa Claus with elf chores....

School board considering configuration of grade levels at new school...

Published on December 17, 2014

The Vilonia Board of Education is considering a proposal to reconfigure the grade level of students that will be taught at the new Intermediate School after being told that the old plan for fourth, fifth and sixth graders to be there may not be sufficient for future growth.

School officials told the board, at the December meeting last week, they have concerns regarding the plan to make the new school, set to open in the fall of 2015, a fourth,...

Congrats to VMS' Good Citizen Canine Bella......

Published on December 16, 2014

Bella showcased her talents last week earning a blue ribbon and a title as Good Citizen. Handler Sarah Penter said it was a lot of hard work but Bella aced it. Bella lives with Penter's family. 

TODAY---7p.m.--Choir Concert--- Elementary Gymnasium

Published on December 11, 2014

 
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  • Vilonia Public Schools

    P.O. Box 160
    11 Eagle St.
    Vilonia, AR 72173
    501.796.2113

  • Vilonia High School

    1164 Main Street
    Vilonia, AR 72173
    501.796.2111

  • Vilonia Junior High

    1164a Main Street
    Vilonia, AR 72173
    501.796.2037

  • Vilonia Middle School

    49 Eagle Street
    Vilonia, AR 72173
    501.796.2940

  • Vilonia Elementary

    15 Eagle Street
    Vilonia, AR 72173
    501.796.2112

  • Vilonia Primary School

    #4 Bane Lane
    Conway, AR 72032
    501.796.2018