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  • Please Come By The School

    & Pick Up Your Child's Personal Items

     

    Each student’s personal items have been gathered and placed in a plastic bag.  See the following schedule to come to the school entrance to pick up student belongings:

    Starting Monday, April 27th, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM Daily 

     

    4/27 Monday -           Kindergarten / 1st Grade

    4/28 Tuesday -           2nd Grade

    4/29 Wednesday -   3rd Grade

    4/30 Thursday -        4th Grade

    5/1   Friday -                5th Grade

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  • White Hall School District Kindergarten & New Student Registration Requirements & Procedures

    Gandy, Hardin, Moody, & Taylor


    The White Hall School District is excited to announce the following dates for Kindergarten and New Student Registration: April 20 – April 23 from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm All new students, grades Kindergarten thru Fifth (K-5), are required to register at their school attendance site, Gandy, Hardin, Moody and Taylor. (All registration forms must be completed.)

    Forms are available on our website: whitehallsd.org This year, due to COVID-19, there will be 3 options available for registration. Email, Fax, and Drop-off. Please submit your application to your school attendance site: Gandy Elementary Moody Elementary 400 Gandy Ave 700 Moody Drive Attn: Lanora Manning Attn: Megan Reed fax: 870.247.4059 fax: 870.247.4372 manningl@whitehallsd.org reedm@whitehallsd.org phone: 870.247.4054 phone: 870.247.4363 Hardin Elementary Taylor Elementary 700 Schoolwood Dr. 805 West Street Attn: Carol Eagle Attn: Jami Doughty fax: 501.397.5037 fax: 870.247.2169 eaglec@whitehallsd.org doughtyj@whitehallsd.org phone: 501.397.2450 phone: 870.247.1988

    Additional required documents (proof of residence, birth certificate, social security card, immunization records, physicals, etc.) will not have to be turned in during this time but must be turned in by August 1st to complete your registration.

    Kindergarten and New Student Registration (What You Need to turn in by August 1, 2020)

    The kindergarten child must be five (5) on or before August 1, 2020. In order for the school to enroll the child, bring with you an official copy of the following: o Birth Certificate or one of the following: (1) US Military ID, (2) a birth affidavit statement by the parent or guardian, (3) local registrar or county recorder certifying the child’s date of birth, (4) a Passport, previous School Records, (5) a Baptismal Certificate, (6) Social Security Card. o Up-to-date Immunization Record: (immunization record complete with all required shots) Physical Record: a physical signed by a physician or an official exemption. (kindergarten grade) o Current Proof of Address: (Proof of address must be current, within the last 30 days, (rent receipt, home ownership papers or lease agreement, etc.); a utility bill to include: gas, water, or electric bill) o Legal Documents: (Divorce decree, court ordered custody papers, guardianship documents, other legal documents if applicable). o Social Security Card o School Records: (grade transcript or last report card, supplemental program records such as IDEA-IEP, Section 504 Plan, Title I-Reading, Title I-Math, etc.) o Registration must be completed by a parent or guardian.

    Students will not be enrolled without proper documentation.

    For more information contact your child’s school office.

    Returning Students:

    Updated Information (What You Need to turn in by August 1, 2020) Up-to-date Immunization Records Current Proof of Address Legal Documents (if applicable)

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  • Beginning the week of April 20th, there will be an addition to the AMI Assignments.  The new session is called The Counselor's Corner.  Each week a lesson from the school counselors will be posted as a Saturday Lesson.  The assignment will be designed to motivate and inspire students to understand and deal with the current quarantine, the mandatory home-school policy, and changes to our daily living.  We hope these lessons help students become more productive and that students may somehow discover the good and positive aspects of overcoming adversity.  We all want our children to learn that sometimes they can't change the bad things that happen...but they CAN strive to overcome and deal with bad situations in a way that teaches them to learn from the past and prepare for the future.  These lessons may be completed at any time and are not restricted to Saturday only.  We encourage parents and students to open the lessons early in the week and determine how they can best complete the assignment.

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  • Wednesday, April 15 Breakfast and Lunch Announcement:

    White Hall School District will feed Thursday, April 16, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  We will ONLY be feeding from Taylor Elementary and Hardin Elementary.  We will not be feeding at satellite sites tomorrow due to the destruction the storm has caused in getting to the areas.  We will be giving out Friday's meals also on Thursday, April 16.  Drive through only.  Also, we will be handing out AR Food Bank boxes Thursday, April 16.  First come, first serve.  200 for Taylor and 100 for Hardin.  We will hopefully resume the satellite sites on Monday.

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  • Friday, April 3, 2020, 12:30 PM

    Parents!  We are working very hard to simplify the process to access and utilize the White Hall Virtual School.

    This weekend, at some point before Monday morning, April 6th at 8:00 AM, we wil post links for tutorial videos on our homepage that will teach you and your child how to access student lessons.

    Please be patient, we thank you for support, and most of all STAY IN CONTACT WITH YOUR CHILD'S TEACHER via REMIND.  

    Our school office hours are Monday through Thursday 8 AM to 3:30 PM.  You should be able to contact your teacher using REMIND, email, text, or phone.  Contact the school if you can not communicate with your child's teacher.  (870) 247-4054.

     

    Tim Taylor, Princpal 

    Gandy Elementary

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    Friday, April 3, 2020  12:35 PM

    Parents, 

    Your student/s will receive their White Hall School District student GSuite accounts today.  This is a Google account with school district settings. The student will keep the same WHSD GSuite account from kindergarten through 12th grade.  If your child changes school districts, they will lose access to the WHSD GSuite account. The student account is not private. It is school owned.  It is for school work and nothing private. Teachers and principals may access student accounts, just like they can look in their desks and lockers.

    The WHSD GSuite account will allow your child/children to access material online from a computer, laptop,or smartphone from WHSD teachers and staff.

    Your child/children will not need a paper packet of virtual school materials if they are able to access the K-5 Virtual School either on a computer, laptop, or any smartphone.  If you do not have access to a computer, laptop, or smartphone or no access to a data plan or wifi, paper packets of Virtual School may be picked up from your child/children’s school on Mondays. 

    Students who can access the White Hall School District K-5 Virtual School will click on a link to a Google Slideshow.  When the student accesses the worksheet for the day on the slideshow, the answers to the worksheet may be written on any plain piece of paper. The paper of answers will need a clear heading:  

    Student First and Last Name

    Date on the slideshow

    Teacher (grades 3-5:  teacher that gives the grade for that subject)

    Subject  

    The parent may take a picture of the paper and send it through the Remind app to the teacher. (grades 3-5 to the teacher who gives a grade for that subject)    

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  • FREE MEAL PROGRAM

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  • If you do not have internet access in your home please contact our school office at 247-4054 during regular office hours: 

    Monday thru Thursday 8:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.

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  • Click AMI LETTER TO PARENTS on the menu to the left under QUICK LINKS to read the latest AMI News Dated March 30, 2020

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  • Please follow the link below to view White Hall School District's response to COVID-19.

    COVID-19 Updates

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  • Follow the link below to review the White Hall School District's AMI Plan and schedule.

    AMI Updates

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  • Be sure to follow @WHSDSupt on Twitter

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  • Be sure to follow Gandy PTO on Facebook.

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