Month: May 2013

SHS Graduation Information

Congratulations to the Smackover High School Class of 2013!

The Smackover School District would like to invite parents, friends, family members and the community to the following events which celebrate our high school seniors:

Senior Day

  • When:  Monday, May 20, 2013 at 1 pm
  • Where:  Hobgood Auditorium
  • Following the service, the reception will move to the Smackover Public Library.

Smackover High School Graduation Ceremony

  • When:  Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 8 pm
  • Where:  Buckaroo Stadium
  • In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to Hobgood Auditorium.

Reminder to parents and seniors:  Senior diploma pictures will be taken at 8 am on Monday, May 20.  Please dress according to the directions provided to you by Mrs. Bates.

French National Honor Society

Congratulations to the following students who are being inducted into the French National Honor Society.  To qualify for this, a student had to meet the requirements of completing three semesters of French and an overall GPA of 3.20.

  • Antonisha Barker
  • Aaron Brant
  • Luke Bussell
  • Sequin Cook
  • Aaron Landreneau
  • Jackson Martin
  • Cammie Martin
  • Grace Nash
  • Dalton Owens
  • Cooper Thurmon
  • Jacob Wood
  • Amy Zeek
  • Josh Zeigler

Free Athletic Physicals

Students in 7th – 12th grades who wish to participate in athletics are required to have a physical.

The Smackover Family Clinic will be offering free athletics physicals on Wednesday, May 29, 2013.

  • Physicals for females will begin at 9:00 am.
  • Physicals for males will begin at 10:30 am.

National Honor Society

The Smackover High School National Honor Society held its induction ceremony today.

Congratulations to the following students for their academic success!

New Inductees:

  • Murphy Aycock
  • Antonisha Barker
  • Haley Bird
  • Luke Bussell
  • Joseph Clark
  • Logan Clark
  • Sequin Cook
  • Alexis Evans
  • Tripp Evans
  • Makara Frazier
  • Charmaine Givens
  • Kayla Green
  • Ashton Herring
  • Lexie Johnson
  • Jackson Martin
  • Grace Nash
  • Dalton Owens
  • Sarah Wood
  • Josh Zeigler

Returning Members:

  • Hope Barker
  • Dakota Blakney
  • Abbi Bradshaw
  • Aaron Brock
  • Lindsay Burson
  • Emily Church
  • Haley Clayton
  • Haley Corley
  • Troy Dino
  • Blane Dolden
  • Ariel Dunn
  • Mariah Gough
  • Kaylee Graham
  • Olivia Harrison
  • Tucker Henderson
  • Audrey Kemp
  • Aaron Landreneau
  • Nicole Martin
  • Cordell McDonald
  • Mallory Pyron
  • Shaq Richardson
  • Brooke Roden
  • Brooklynn Taylor

6th Grade Parents Meeting

Attention all parents of sixth grade students:
There will be a meeting in the elementary library on Saturday, May 11, at 10:30 am to discuss the receptions for 6th graders after graduation and decorations.  Please come and support your child by helping to plan this event.

Updated Calendar of Events for SES

Please mark you calendars with the following dates and times for Smackover Elementary School:

End of Year Graduations and Celebrations

  • May 21 – High School Graduation at 8:00 pm
  • May 22 – Kindergarten Celebration at 9:00 am
  • May 22 – Awards for 1st – 5th grade at 10:00 am
  • May 23 – 6th grade Celebration at 9:00 am

Field Trips

  • May 10th – 2nd grade Park Picnic from 10:30-1:15
  • May 17th – 1st grade Crossett Zoo at 8:15
  • May 17th – 3rd grade Park picnic from 11:30-3:00
  • May 20th -1st grade Park Picnic in the am
  • May 21st – 4th grade picnic at the park

Early Dismissal

  • May 20th – 12:30 pm
  • May 21st – 12:30 pm
  • May 22nd – 12:30 pm
  • May 23rd – 12:30 pm
  • May 24th – 12:30 pm


SES Reading Fair Winners Announced

Smackover Elementary School held its annual Reading Fair on Friday, May 3.  Fourth, fifth, and sixth grade students participated in the Reading Fair.

Congratulations to Alliah Christaldi for winning best overall in the Smackover Reading Fair!

Grade level winners are listed below:

4th grade

  • 1st– Adrianna Grant and Kenadee Eisler
  • 2nd – Kendall Key and Gracie Muckelrath
  • 3rd – Tristan Bush and Drew Haynes

5th grade –

  • 1st – Vanessa Lofton
  • 2nd – Brayden Doherty
  • 3rd – Anna Claire Kratzer

6th grade –

  • 1st – Alliah Christaldi
  • 2nd – Hannah Squyres
  • 3rd – Hannah Freeman

Notice of Job Vacancies

Smackover Public Schools

Smackover Public Schools is currently accepting applications for the positions of:

Secondary Instrumental/Vocal Music

Elementary Teacher

Please send your resume and completed application to

Jan Henderson, High School Principal, or Holly Strickland, Elementary Principal.