Alma School District Newsletter

January 10, 2020

AHS Cheer wins 4A to 6A Game Day State Runner Up!

The Alma Cheerleaders recently won the 4A-6A Game Day State Runner-Up title. The competition started out with 18 schools in the preliminary division and then 5 of the 18 were announced as finalists. After executing a perfect routine in finals, the Alma cheerleaders were named State Runner-Up, with Bentonville West winning the championship. Southside, El Dorado and Cabot finished as the remaining top 5 finalists. The Alma Cheerleaders look forward to representing Alma at the National High School Cheerleading Championship in Orlando, Florida next month.
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Airedale Basketball @ Vilonia

Friday, Jan. 10th, 9pm

1164 Main Street

Vilonia, AR

Join the Airedales on the road tonight as they take on the Vilonia Eagles in the first conference match of the season. If you can't make it out watch the live stream on the Alma School District YouTube Channel.

Attendance Works

Alma School District is committed to student success. Attendance is important. This month we will be providing information related to student attendance and how it relates to their success. For more information, you can click the flyer below to visit the Attendance Works website.

Alma High School

The Airedale

The students of Airewaves Media have been working hard to produce another newscast. Please take a few moments and watch the students in action on this episode of "The Airedale".
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Future Farmers of America

Earlier this week several FFA students were excited! These FFA members (and several more not pictured) got to take home their very first FFA jacket! We hope to see many more blue jackets on campus in the future!

Alma Middle School

Students of the Month for December

Congrats to AMS Students of the Month:

Aiden Keith- 6th Grade

Lillian Beller- 8th Grade

Faith Wilson- 7th Grade

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AMS Artwork Featured in an Exhibit

Mrs. Pitts class had a few students who worked on art pieces that are featured in an exhibit titled "Justice and Injustice" with the Fort Smith National Historic Site! You can see the full exhibit by clicking here.
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Alma Intermediate School

AIS Attendance Initiative

Something new for the kids to encourage great attendance in 2020! Thank you to our Attendance Committee for the good ideas and planning.
1 Weekly - The class with the highest percentage of attendance per grade level will receive a blue ribbon on their door. If there's a tie, every class that tied will receive a blue ribbon. These will be announced on Monday mornings each week during our AIS Student Announcements.
2 Monthly - The grade level with the highest percentage of attendance will receive a 30-minute recess covered by principals & counselor.
3 End-of-Year - The AIS classroom with the most blue ribbons will receive a pizza party.
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Mr. Warnock

It’s not everyday that you get a book for Christmas and can bring it to school to have the author autograph it! Mr. Warnock’s love for the outdoors has influenced many of our students to get outdoors and hit the trails themselves.

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Alma Primary School

APS Star Students

Congrats to this week's Star Students!!!

Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Students at APS showed their thanks to SRO Mahan. We appreciate all of our SROs and thank them for working to keep us safe!
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Airedales in Action

Alma City League Basketball Forms went home with all students in grades 3-6 on Tuesday. Forms must be turned in by Monday, January 13.

To get your form, please use this link.

Airedale Alumni

Airedale News

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Alma Safety Tip Line

To find out more about our Alma Safety Tip Line click here.

Important information regarding our YouTube channel!

Due to policy changes with Google, our current YouTube channel is being replaced.

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