Hello Dollarway Family--Robert Morehead Middle School is conducting ACT Aspire Interim II Assesments for 5th-8th grade students, January 21st thru January 24th. Students will be testing daily. Please make sure students are present for testing each day. Attendance Matters. Thank you for your support!
We support the students at RMMS as they compete in FBT Bank & Mortgage's “Simply Artful Celebration of Black History Month Arts Contest.” This contest is for 5th graders across the region. Each February winners and their schools receive over $5000 and class pizza parties for their artful depictions of outstanding African Americans. We wish the RMMS best of luck & A BIG thanks to FBT for making such opportunities available. #iamdollarway #engagementmattersar
YOU'RE INVITED: RMMS will host it's annual EAST Night Out Program on Tuesday, February 27, 2020. Students will showcase their technology based ideas and projects to parents, businesses and community members. Doors open at 5:30pm--Dinner served at 6:30pm. Questions??? Coach Jones EAST Facilitator, 870-534-5243. More details: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/178673 #engagementmattersar #iamdollarway
Hello Dollarway Family--REMINDER: Robert Morehead Middle School will host their 2nd Nine Weeks Awards Assembly this Thursday, January 16. The 5th & 6th grade awards will be issued at 9am, 7th & 8th grade awards will be issued at 10am. Students will be receving awards for good grades, attendance, reading points and citizenship. Please plan to join us in celebrating our students!
Dollarway Family--Learn to COOK healthy with your child this Saturday (1/18) at the Arts & Science Center (FREE EVENT). For details visit: https://www.asc701.org/events #IAMDOLLARWAY #ENGAGEMENTMATTERSAR
In Observance of the MLK Holiday, Dollarway will be Closed on Monday, Jan. 20th. A list of Community efforts (that start this week) in honor of MLK---MLK Week & Day of Service events can be found here: https://bit.ly/2Tmjja6
Hello Dollarway Family--Robert Morehead Middle School will host their 2nd Nine Weeks Awards Assembly next Thursday, January 16th--5th & 6th grade awards will be issued at 9am, 7th & 8th grade awards will be issued at 10am. Students will be receving awards for good grades, attendance, reading points and citizenship. Please plan to join us in celebrating our wonderful students!
Dollarway Family--Create fun photos with your child this weekend at the Arts & Science Center (FREE EVENT). For details visit: https://www.asc701.org/events
CORRECTION Dollarway Family--These changes to the bus route will go into effect January 13th, 2020: BUS #29 & BUS #47 WILL RIDE BUS #41 (RICHARDS) MORNING & AFTERNOON. BUS #41 & BUS #46 WILL RIDE BUS # 46 (FAIRGROUND) MORNING & AFTERNOON. BUS # 31 & BUS #45 WILL RIDE BUS # 45 (HUTCHINSON) MORNING & AFTERNOON. There will be a 10 minute earlier time difference in the morning to allow for elementary students to be dropped off. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.
Dollarway High School Baseball Team will have tryouts Wednesday (tomorrow), January 8th & Thursday, January 9th at Townsend Park across from the high school after school. Students must attend 1 day to be considered. A sign-up sheet will be in the office. If student cannot attend either day, Call or text Coach Cleveland (870)329- 4416 or Coach Wilson (870)405-9851. Thank You.
Happy New Year Dollarway Family--REMINDER: Students return to class on Tuesday, January 7th. Only district staff will report to campus tomorrow, January 6th, for professional development. Thank you.
Happy Holidays Dollarway Fan Family--Come out & support our Dollarway senior high boys as they face off against PBHS, in the King Cotton Classic, Monday, Dec. 30th, 7:00pm at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. Make plans to attend. Thank you. https://www.kingcottonclassic.org/
REMINDER: Hello Dollarway Family--Helping Hands (Delta Network Food Bank) will hold a Food & Toy giveaway on Saturday, Dec. 21st, 10am-1pm at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. For more info call 870-536-2424; On Sunday Dec. 22nd, St. Andrew M.B.C. will provide food baskets to needy families during their 3pm service. If you have questions call 870-413-9276. Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays.
KING COTTON IS BACK! Dec. 27th-30th. General Admission is $15 and up. Children under the age of 6 get in free but REQUIRE a ticket. For more info and to purchase tickets visit https://www.kingcottonclassic.org/.
A very big THANK YOU to all the students, staff, families and community members that joined us for our annual "Evening with the Arts" program last night. Every student performance was amazing and we are so appreciative to our entire Dollarway Community for your continued committment and support!!! A special thanks to the Dollarway School District faculty & staff that helped to coordinate this tremendous effort: Mr. Kourtney Smith, DHS Choir Director; Mr. Burgess, JMES Music Director; Mrs. Linda Simmons, DHS Drama Dept.; Mr. Eckard Fox, RMMS Music Director and Mr. Xavier Broughton, DHS Band Director. To view highlights from last night's event: https://photos.app.goo.gl/US6boU31KfUqdSny5 #IAMDOLLARWAY #ENGAGEMENTMATTERSAR
REMINDER: Hello Dollarway Family--We will host our annual Evening With the Arts holiday program at 6:00pm this evening in the Dollarway High School Gymnasium located at 2602 FLUKER STREET. This year's theme is "Christmas Around the World". Please make plans to join us as our children share and display their many talents. Thank you.
Hello Dollarway Families. We NEED YOUR RESPONSE. If you HAVE NOT already done so...Please take a moment and complete this very short Parent & Family Survey so that we can better serve you. Go to: https://forms.gle/CPnQDhiZgBM1voyy5 Thank You!
Hello Dollarway Family--The Penguin Patch will be at James Matthews now until Friday, Dec. 13th. Check in & take you student to the sale or let them attend on their scheduled day. Students can purchase gifts for their loved ones just in time for the holiday season. Prices begin at less than $1.00. Thank you.
Dollarway Family--In the event that Dollarway loses the play-off game tonight--Basketball Tryouts will be held on Monday, Nov. 25th, 2019 from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM at the New High School Gym. If anyone will be out of town please text Coach James Jones @ 870 510-0357 to make other arrangements. GO CARDINALS!
Dollarway senior athlete, Rod Collier has been named the Kevin Bonnette State Farm Deltaplex Radio Jefferson County Week 11, Player of the Week. For more info: https://www.deltaplexnews.com/dollarways-rod-collier-named-week-11-kevin-bonnette-state-farm-jefferson-county-player-of-the-week/
A BIG Congratulations to Dollarway High School for receiving the "High Math Growth" award from the Office for Education Policy (OEP) at the University of Arkansas. DHS received this award because students demonstrated high growth on the ACT Aspire. Awards are based on the 2019 content growth score calculated by the Arkansas Department of Education. For more detailed info & the complete letter sent to the district visit: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/160344
Dollarway's 2019-2020 Cardinal Basketball Season is Here! See full schedule: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/o/district/page/athletics--563 . Thanks for supporting Cardinal Athletics!!!
Hello Dollarway Families. We NEED YOUR RESPONSE. Please take a moment and complete this very short Parent & Family Survey. Go to: https://forms.gle/CPnQDhiZgBM1voyy5 Thank You!
Happy Friday Dollarway Family--Click to View November Newsletter: https://spark.adobe.com/page/6Ix2taOxSVTfE/
Hello Dollarway Families: Register to receive "Marine Toys for Tots" Sat. Nov. 9th, 10am-2pm at Damascus Missionary Baptist Church located at 224 N. Cypress, Pine Bluff. For details on what to bring call 870-534-5102 or visit: https://www.damascusmbchurch.org/community-events
Community/Family Engagement Day at James Matthews on Thursday, Nov. 7th btw 8am & 2pm--attend the Book Fair while there. Purchase & donate a book(s) for students. For more info: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/156588?org=elementary-school
Hello Dollarway Family--James Matthews Elementary will be OPEN tomorrow. All issues with gas leak have been resolved. Thank you for your patience.
DOLLARWAY REMINDER: Due to a gas leak, James Matthews Elementary School will be closed TODAY--Monday, November 4th. Other campuses will be in regular session. Please consult the local news for closing announcements. We will keep you posted. Thank you.
Hello Dollarway Family--The Next Early Dismissal Day is Wednesday, November 6th, 2019. James Matthews Elementary will release at 1:00pm. Robert Morehead Middle School & Dollarway High School will release at 1:30pm. Please plan accordingly.
Hello Dollarway Family--As apart of the monthly behavior incentive for JAMES MATTHEWS ELEMENTARY, classes with the fewest office referrals have invitations to dress as their favorite book character tomorrow. If your student does not have an invitation, they are to dress in uniform. Thank you for all you do!
VOTE NOW FOR DOLLARWAY PLAYER OF THE WEEK-- https://www.deltaplexnews.com/kevin-bonnette-state-farm-jefferson-county-player-of-the-week-voting-now-open-for-week-8/#/gallery. Thanks for your support!
Good Evening Dollarway Family: Please be reminded that we will hold our Annual Report to the Public Community Meeting on (tomorrow) Monday, October 28th at RMMS (cafeteria) 5:30pm-7:00pm. A delicious dinner served at 5:30pm. This event is free & open to the public. We wll share student performances/presentations, our district's progress, discuss PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention & Supports), student achievement, & other topics. Thank you for your support!
REMINDER: Hello Dollarway Parents & Families--Dollarway School District NEEDS your input!!! Help us achieve High Reliability School (HRS) Status. A High Reliability School is one that takes proactive steps to prevent failure and ensure success. Complete this short survey using this link: https://bit.ly/2pqsfyn . The survey will close on October 25th. Thank You.
Good Evening Dollarway Family--Make plans to attend our Annual Report to the Public Meeting on next Monday, October 28, 5:30pm at Robert Morehead Middle School. A meal will be served at 5:30pm. For more info go to www.dollarwayschools.org. Thank You.
Hello Dollarway Family--RMMS EAST will host their 1st Annual Dollarway Community Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner on next Tuesday, Oct. 15th, 6:00pm to honor individuals who have had a positive impact on our district. Dinner is FREE-Courtesy of Jones BBQ Diner in Marianna, AR. Make plans to attend.
Hello Dollarway Parents & Families--Dollarway School District NEEDS your input!!! The Arkansas Division of Elementary & Secondary Education is excited to continue the implementation of Dr. Robert Marzano’s High Reliability Schools (HRS) framework, and we are working to become a High Reliability School (HRS). A High Reliability School is one that takes proactive steps to prevent failure and ensure success. To help us achieve our goal please complete this short survey using the following link: https://bit.ly/2pqsfyn . The survey will close on October 25th. Thank You.
The 2019-2020 Dollarway School District & Building Title-I Parent & Family Engagement (PFE) Plans & District summary, have been posted to the district's website, www.dollarwayschools.org, in the Parent & Family Engagement section of the MENU tab and each school's PFE Plan can also be accessed from the PFE section of each school's MENU tab. These plans were jointly developed with parents, staff & community stakeholders. "Title-I, is a federal program designed to provide all children significant opportunity to receive a fair, equitable, and high quality education and to close educational achievement gaps."--U.S. Dept. of Education. The plans outline the district & each building's approach (state & federal requirements) to PFE. Questions regarding this information can be directed to: Candice Jones, Parent & Family Engagement Coordinator, 870-534-7003/870-209-0468, firstname.lastname@example.org. (The Indistar plans are pending approval--once approved, copies will be updated).
Hello Dollarway Parents--REMINDER: Please make plans to join us for our first DISTRICT-WIDE parent volunteer meeting on next Thursday, October 3rd, 4:30pm-6:00pm at Robert Morehead Middle School cafeteria. Open to parents from ALL campuses. You choose WHEN & WHERE you want to VOLUNTEER. Light refreshments will be provided. Thank you.
Hello Dollarway Family--REMINDER: Parent Teacher Conferences for all campuses will be held TODAY, September 17th, 2:30pm-7:00pm. JMES Students will be dismissed at 1:00pm & RMMS/DHS will be dismissed at 1:30pm. Mark Your Calendars & Plan Accordingly. Thank you in advance.
Hello Dollarway Family--Jr. Cardinal Mini-Cheer Camp will host a Registration Session 4pm-6:30pm, TODAY at DHS Gym. Ages 6-12 are WELCOME! $25.00 Camp Fee, Includes a T-Shirt. For More Info & Details: Virgina Gulley, 870-534-3878 email@example.com. THANKS! #iamdollarway
Hello Dollarway Family--Apply ASAP to be a part of our Community Advisory Board. Must live in the district. Deadline to submit application is Monday, September 30th. For more info & to apply visit: https://adedata.arkansas.gov/caba/
Hello Dollarway Family. REMINDER: Join us on TOMORROW, Sept. 11th at 11:20am for our Patriot's Day Ceremony at Dollarway High School, as we honor & pay tribute to those who serve. Colonel Louis A. Ortiz will be our guest speaker. See you there. Thank you.
Dollarway Parents: REMINDER--RMMS parent meeting today at 5:30pm in RMMS cafeteria, for parents/students interested in Jr. High Boys basketball team. Refreshments will be served. For details call 870-534-5243. Thank you.
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Hello Dollarway Family. Join us on Wednesday, September 11th at 11:20am for our Patriot's Day Ceremony at Dollarway High School, as we honor & pay tribute to those who serve. Colonel Louis A. Ortiz will be our guest speaker. We look forward to seeing you there. Thank you.
Hello Dollarway Family (CORRECTION): Tomorrow, Sept. 4th, Early Dismissal for James Matthews Elementary is 1:00pm. Robert Morehead Middle School & Dollarway High School is 1:30pm. Please plan accordingly.
Dollarway Family--In lieu of the FBI warning about threats to the safety of many Arkansas schools for today, access to all campuses will be restricted. Students will remain inside buildings. We will restrict both motion & exposure of students to outside access, per principal's directive on today. We are taking all precautions to ensure that our staff & students remain safe and secure. Barbara Warren, Superintendent
Dollarway Family--The lockdown for Dollarway School District has been LIFTED. The person making the threat has been identified and the Pine Bluff Police Department is handling the matter. We will lift the lockdown effective immediately. Students and staff remain safe, and free to resume regular activities. Thank you for your patience.
Dollarway WILL NOT attend the Jr. High Football Jamboree in Harmony Grove this evening. For a full schedule of the 2019 football season click here: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/126069?org=district Go Cardinals!!!
Hello Dollarway Family--Chartwell's/Nutrislice Kid's Stop Cafe are providing delicious meals to our students. TO VIEW MENUS FOR ALL CAMPUSES FOR WEEK OF AUG. 26th-30th CLICK HERE: https://dollarwayschools.nutrislice.com/menu/ Download the app while there...Thanks!
Dollarway Family--At this time all campuses within the Dollaway School District have been placed on lockdown due to a phone threat. All traffic in and outside all the buildings is restricted until further notice There is no immediate threat and law enforcement has been notified. We will keep you posted and let you know when the lockdown has been lifted.
Celebrate PBIS with James Matthews Elementary School by participating each day of the week. Exciting times! See image for details or visit http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/128671.
Hello Dollarway Family--The district is aware of the report that was received by the Little Rock FBI Office indicating that a possible school shooting may occur in Kentucky & Arkansas this week. Although we understand that this threat originated overseas and no corroborating evidence has been obtained, we are taking necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our students & staff. The Arkansas State Police asks if anyone has any information or sees or hears anything about a threat of violence or harm to contact them or local authorities. Please contact the district office or building principals if you have questions or information to share. The district has spoken with local authorities and we are doing all we can to keep everyone safe. Barbara J. Warren, Superintendent Dollarway School District 870-534-7003
Hello Dollarway Family--The district is aware of the report that was received by the Little Rock FBI Office indicating that a possible school shooting may occur in Kentucky & Arkansas this week. Although we understand that this threat originated overseas and no corroborating evidence has been obtained, we are taking necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our students & staff. The Arkansas State Police asks if anyone has any information or sees or hears anything about a threat of violence or harm to contact them or local authorities. Please contact the district office or building principals if you have questions or information to share. The district has spoken with local authorities and we are doing all we can to keep everyone safe. Barbara J. Warren, Superintendent Dollarway School District
Fooball season is officially underway!!! The 2019 High School Football Kickoff Classic, presented by 103.7 The Buzz, recently held their annual press conference. The Dollarway Cardinals will play Mon., Aug. 26, at War Memorial Stadium, Kickoff is set for 5pm. Head Coach Martese Henry will lead his Cardinals on the field as they take on Little Rock McClellan. Admission is $10. Get your ticket TODAY. More info can be found here: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/123956?org=district Let's show up BIG, and support our student athletes, cheerleaders and staff!!! Pictured: Head Coach, Martese Henry; Seniors Terrance Brown,Trevion Mack & Coach Seth Wilson. #IAMDOLLARWAY #COMMUNITYENGAGEMENTMATTERSAR #ENGAGEMENTMATERSAR
Go Cardinals!!! #24TOUCHDOWN and WE definitely have spirit...yes we do!!! Don't forget to join us for the big KICK-OFF CLASSIC as we face LR McClellan at War Memorial Stadium, Mon. Aug. 26th at 5pm. Details & Tickets: http://www.dollarwayschools.org/article/123956?org=district
Hello James Matthews Parents & Families!!! Every Friday, starting August 23, 2019 James Matthews Elementary will sell popcorn and pickles to their students as a school fundraiser. The price of popcorn is $0.50. The price of a pickle is $1.00. Orders must be placed with the classroom teacher by 9:00 a.m. with the class teacher and popcorn will be delivered throughout the day. Questions: Ms. Leondra Williams, Principal or Mr. David Sims, Asst. Principal 870-534-0726. Thanks for your support!!!
REMINDER--FREE Physicals will be given to Dollarway Athletes Monday August 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm at the high school & the mandatory Hydration Tutorial will be available for parents to watch and sign off on. Both of these items are needed for your child to participate in any sport or activity. Physical forms must be turned in to a nurse on the high school campus or the middle school campus with a parent signature by noon Monday August 19, 2019. Questions--call 870-727-9608
Dollarway Family--It's a great start to our best year yet. The bright & shining faces of our students and staff, ready for a fresh start to a new school year...to view a few more pictures click here: https://photos.app.goo.gl/bPnEAjFC8kzkGRyL9 #iamdollarway #engagmentmattersar
Dollarway Parents--We are excited to announce our Kid's Stop Cafe. Students daily lunch menu now includes 3 delicious entrees to choose from!!! To view menus & download the Nutrislice app visit the website at https://dollarwayschools.nutrislice.com/ . #IAMDOLLARWAY #ABSOLUTEBEST
Dollarway Cardinals EAST program have partnered with a number of community barbershops and will be offering FREE haircuts to students on Monday, Aug. 12, from 10am-5pm on the campus of Robert Moorehead Middle School. Bring Dollarway ID, if ID can't be found, come anyway...we look forward to seeing you!
ATTN Dollarway Families--REMINDER: TAX FREE WEEKEND!!! Saturday, August 3, 2019, thru Sunday August 4, 2019, the State of Arkansas will hold its sales tax holiday, allowing shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain School Supplies, School Art Supplies, School Instructional Materials, and clothing free of state and local taxes. For info: https://katv.com/news/local/2019-arkansas-sales-tax-holiday
Dollarway High School Uniform 12th grade red shirt, 11th grade light gray shirt, 10th grade navy blue shirt and 9th grade hunter green shirt. Pants colors are black, navy and khaki.
SUPPORT CARDINAL ATHLETICS: T-Shirts $12 (Big D Logo or Small D Logo) Sizes: S-3X. To Place Your Order, Contact-- DOLLARWAY FOUNDATION MEMBERS Athletic Director, Mr. Alton Murphy 817-919-1182 Vonda Rogers 870-592-3046 Kanasha Carmickle 870-329-6059 Sandra Jackson 870-692-5318 Isadore Daniels 870-540-7533
Happy Friday Dollarway Staff Family, Take a moment to view our FINAL CAMPUS Newsletter of the school year. Thanks for viewing! DOLLARWAY MATTERS: MAY/JUNE CAMPUS NEWSLETTER https://spark.adobe.com/page/aUgwHvCXtWthu/ Happy Mother's Day Weekend!
Adorned in their caps and gowns, the Dollarway High School Class of 2019 participated in “Senior Walk” day today. See pics in NEWS section: www.dollarwayschools.org
Hello Dollarway Family--In case you missed it!!! Check out the super-amazing things your children are accomplishing in our district. Just go to the NEWS section at www.dollarwayschools.org. Don't forget to Like us on Facebook & Follow us on Twitter. Thanks!
Dollarway Parents & Students. A number of scholarships are still available! For more info see the NEWS section on our district's website, www.dollarwayschools.org.
Hello Dollarway Family--CONGRATULATIONS! Once again, Dollarway High School has been recognized by the Office for Education Policy (OEP) at the University of Arkansas as a school that is Beating the Odds, because students demonstrated high growth on the ACT Aspire. Dollarway High received the following awards: Statewide "Beating the Odds" ELA Growth: High School Level;"Beating the Odds" Math Growth: High School Level (Central Region);"Beating the Odds" ELA Growth: High School Level (Central Region). We are so proud of our students and staff!!! More info can be found in the news section of www.dollarwayschools.org.
Dollarway Title I Parent & Family Engagement Plans which are compliant with Title I regulations, are approved and have been placed on-line for parents of all students, grades K-12 for the 2018-2019 school year. The District Title I Plan has been approved by Arkansas Department of Education and also available on-line. All plans can be accessed at www.dollarwayschools.org. Go to menu or school section and click on Parent & Family Engagement. If you would like to request that a copy be mailed to you contact Mrs. C. Jones at 870-727-9595.