Enrollment is under way at the Arkansas City Public School District for the 2018-19 school year....Read More
The Arkansas City Rotary Club recently wrote a grant to purchase $3,000 in STEAM literature for the Arkansas City Middle School library. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. Rotary President...Read More
The Arkansas City Public School District has updated its 2017-18 calendar to provide instructional and support staff with a professional learning and development day. Recently, the USD 470 Board of Education approved designating...Read More
UPDATE (11:15 a.m. Oct. 14): In response to Huff’s arrest, USD 470 Public Relations Director Alisha Call issued the following statement from USD 470 Superintendent Ron Ballard: “Student safety is our top priority. We take these...Read More
Arkansas City Police Department officers were at Arkansas City High School on Sept. 28 to lead teachers through a series of armed intruder drills. The drills served as a refresher to the ALICE training provided by the police...Read More
WINFIELD — Area photographers are showcasing portraits from a collaborative project at College Hill Coffee in Winfield. The public is invited to attend the gallery reveal from 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 29. For the past six months, a...Read More
During an awards ceremony at the conclusion of the 10th annual Focus on Freshmen conference, Arkansas City High School was awarded a silver medal in front of several hundred educators from across the country. The award was...Read More
Arkansas City High School students will take part in the annual Snake Dance during Pawpalooza on Aug. 25 at the high school. The Snake Dance has been held downtown in recent years, but this year it is officially moving back to...Read More
Fidget spinners seem to be everywhere — at the supermarket, online, at the gas station and, of course, attached to the hands of a number of youths right here in Arkansas City. The general populace seems entranced by the...Read More
Parents of students returning to Ark City public schools can enroll now via PowerSchool online. Those needing assistance can stop by one of the Arkansas City Public School District’s mobile sites this week. A mobile enrollment...Read More
The start of the school year is just around the corner and the Arkansas City Public School District wants to make sure parents know how to register their children. Parents of current kindergarten through 12th-grade students may...Read More
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