Month: August 2016

Buckaroo Booster Club Meeting

There will be a Buckaroo Booster Club meeting Monday, August 22, 2016, at 6:30 pm in Coach Steele’s classroom (Room 112) at Smackover High School.

Anyone interested in helping building up the Buckaroo athletic programs please attend!

You do not have to have a child in athletics to participate…everyone is welcome to attend!

Black and White Game Update

The Black and White Game will be played Thursday in the new Multi-Purpose Indoor Facility on the Smackover High School campus..

The Junior High game will begin at 5:30 pm  and the Senior High will square off at 6:30 pm.

Admission will be a towel or washing powder.  There is no seating inside the facility but an area will be marked off for fans to stand and watch.

School Board Passes Resolution

The Smackover-Norphlet School District Board of Directors met in regular session on Monday, August 15, 2016.  During the meeting, the board approved and signed a resolution supporting the District in seeking an Act 1240 Waiver regarding teacher licensure from the Arkansas Department of Education.  If approved, this waiver would allow the district to hire a non-licensed person as a teacher of record provided that the person:

  •  Had a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with either course work directly related to the teaching assignment or career-related experience directly related to the teaching assignment
  •  Was in the process of obtaining the appropriate licensure from the Arkansas Department of Education.

Welcome to the 2016-2017 School Year!

What an exciting day it has been in the Smackover-Norphlet School District!

We were so happy to see each of our students on campus today and are looking forward to a successful school year!


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