Victor Craig
Wednesday, May 22nd@6:30PM: Creative Writing Department's Final Reading will feature student volunteers from grades 7 through 12 reading examples of their work in poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction. Refreshments will be served.
1 day ago, Victor Craig
Lauren Eoff
Our Fashion Design students are hard at work on their repurposing projects. Many designers today are embracing the idea of “slow” fashion - and our students have loved making their own contributions!
6 days ago, Lauren Eoff
Crystal McWilliams
Don’t miss the chance to see all the amazing artwork the HS visual art students have been working on this year!! Hundreds of pieces of art and senior exhibits will be on display in the HS commons on Saturday May 18th,4-7pm!! Free admission and refreshments too!! You also have the chance to catch a Rockhopper concert before, @2pm, or after the art show, @7pm!!
12 days ago, Crystal McWilliams
John Hines
Congratulations to our new school board members, Dr. Cara Riley and Micheal Camp.
15 days ago, John Hines
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy High School Library will be hosting a Scholastic BOGO Book Fair, May 13th, 14th and 15th. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4eadaf2da2fe3-scholastic1
15 days ago, John Hines
John Hines
5th-6th Guitar Recital - May 28th
16 days ago, John Hines
Jamie Dale
If you are or have a current 9th-12th grade student who is interested in the Spring Break 2020 trip to Ireland, England, and Wales, the sign-up for that trip is quickly approaching within the next couple of weeks. Please contact Jamie Dale jdale@artsk12.org for more information.
17 days ago, Jamie Dale
Jamie Dale
The HS Student Council wants to invite all students in grades 7-12 to join them in appreciating our amazing teachers and staff. Flower vases and post-it notes will be placed in each staff member’s room or area bright and early Monday morning. Please bring flowers to fill up your staff and teachers’ vases, as well as leave them a quick note of appreciation for something they’ve done for you this year.
17 days ago, Jamie Dale
John Hines
Smart Women Smart Money Conference is happening at the High School tomorrow and Friday. Volunteers are needed to help setup and tear down both days.
22 days ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Juniors will be taking the Civics exam from the state tomorrow morning! This is a graduation requirements, but easy to complete. Students were sent a study guide to help.
27 days ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
The PTG will provide pizza for student performers at the CTA. If your student has allergies or prefers something else to eat, please accommodate your students dietary needs/desires. If you are interested in providing snacks or healthy foods for the 65 student performers, please contact Chris at cgross1368@gmail.com. Thank you!
28 days ago, John Hines
John Hines
A Midsummer Nights Dream, April 25 & 26 @ 7pm in the Blackbox Theater.
29 days ago, John Hines
John Hines
Please sign up for "5k Volunteer Signup” to support our AAA cross country teams! Click on the button below to view the online sign up sheet. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f45afaf2cabfe3-5kvolunteer
about 1 month ago, John Hines
Karen Castleman
Our dance students got to participate in a master class with The Waitress cast member, Lulu Lloyd, last Friday. They learned excerpts from the actual Broadway show!
about 1 month ago, Karen Castleman
Meagan Hurt
John Brown University is hosting a Summer Academic campus experience for high school students. This week long, over-night experience will take place July 7-12. Students can choose from Computer Gamebook, Construction Management, or Engineering. Go to jbu.edu/summer-academy
about 1 month ago, Meagan Hurt
Karen Castleman
We’re so proud of our dance students for their excellent dancing last weekend in our Spring Concert!
about 1 month ago, Karen Castleman
Meagan Hurt
We have 5 students who have been selected to attend Boys State/ Girls State! They will be attending May 26-May 31st. Our Delegates for Boys State are Wesley Bolin and Parker Bowman. Our Delegates for Girls State are Sierra Carson, Abigail Houchins, and Megan Nelson.
about 1 month ago, Meagan Hurt
John Hines
Meet Leslee Post - Candidate for Arkansas Arts Academy School Board Position 2. https://youtu.be/H7nCVgwqdME
about 1 month ago, John Hines
John Hines
Meet Roger Miller - Candidate for Arkansas Arts Academy School Board Position 2. https://youtu.be/9kgy3ETSNek
about 1 month ago, John Hines
John Hines
Meet Joe DeRouen - Incumbent for Arkansas Arts Academy School Board Position 2. https://youtu.be/dKRKtI6f6Gs
about 1 month ago, John Hines
John Hines
Meet Michael Camp - - Candidate for Arkansas Arts Academy School Board Position 2. https://youtu.be/_voXj4Vn8dU
about 1 month ago, John Hines
John Hines
Meet Cara Riley - Candidate for Arkansas Arts Academy School Board Position 1. https://youtu.be/odBeheQOt3w
about 1 month ago, John Hines
John Hines
Meet Brande Palmer - Candidate for Arkansas Arts Academy School Board Position 1. https://youtu.be/fieuFeKFf8w
about 1 month ago, John Hines
Crystal McWilliams
Mrs McWilliams will be taking AAA students on a new adventure to Italy & France! If your student will be a sophomore or older during the 2020/21 school year, come to the informational meeting to find out more and ask all your questions!! APRIL 15 @ 6pm in HS Commons.
about 1 month ago, Crystal McWilliams
Crystal McWilliams
AAA 7th and 8th grade students are excited to show off what they have been creating all year in their visual art classes! Bring your family and friends to the art show April 23rd !!!
about 1 month ago, Crystal McWilliams
Heather Wright
Seniors! You must be at school at 9 am this morning to complete the state mandated CPR training required for graduation. Please be present and on time. Failure to complete this session will mean that you must find training outside of school and pay for it in order to graduate!
about 1 month ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
PTG meeting tonight, 6:00pm 7-12 cafeteria?
about 1 month ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Reminder: PTG Meeting tonight at 6 pm in the 7-12 Campus Commons. Important Topics! PTG Officer Nominations, School Board Candidate Introductions, Celebrate the Arts Please join us!
about 1 month ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
PTG Meeting 4-4-19 6:00-6:30pm.CTA meeting immediately following in the 7-12 cafeteria. At the PTG meeting we will highlight : 1. Nominations for PTG officers for 2019-2020 school year 2. Brief update on open house 3. Next fundraiser... 4.Have a brief introduction to our school board candidates. 6:30-7:00pm CTA MEETING CTA Tickets purchased using the following link: https://www.artsk12.org/o/high-school/page/celebrate-the-arts?fbclid=IwAR1RtF3BAkSvYDbqqH98369TSq5tAXfbNWvgS20fg3cgs0V7Siyh-mHDGnc
about 1 month ago, John Hines
John Hines
Parents, In an effort to improve participation, we will be conducting the upcoming school board election online. The eligible voters will be the two primary guardians listed in our student information system. An email went out today to all eligible voters. If you received the email, then you are all set. If someone in your family did not get this email, and you feel they should be eligible to vote, please contact one of our registrars. Thank you, John Hines Technology Director
about 1 month ago, John Hines
Tiffany Ford
Please join us for a showing of The Princess Bride! JH Student Council will be hosting a movie night this Wednesday, the 27th, from 5-7 in the AAA High School Commons.Tickets are $3 for students & $ 5 for adults. This promises to be a fun night for all!
about 1 month ago, Tiffany Ford
Lauren Eoff
Fashion Design student Molly Post designed and created her first collection and successfully put together a fashion show to feature her work. She recruited fellow students as models, sound manager, backstage managers, and photographers. Amazing work, Molly!
2 months ago, Lauren Eoff
Heather Wright
Open House and Ribbon Cutting is Tomorrow 5-8 pm!! We hope to see everyone there to celebrate with us. Parking on campus will be limited, but you will be able to park across the street or in any Downtown Rogers lot. See you there!
2 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
We were voted NW Arkansas Best Charter School!
2 months ago, John Hines
Joshua Depner
Junior High Dungeons & Dragons club with Mr. Depner will is cancelled today (TUE 3.5). Please check the group's Google Classroom for more information. Club will meet as scheduled at 3:30 PM, TUE 3.12.
3 months ago, Joshua Depner
Rebecca Brittain
NHS Initiation is cancelled for tonight and will be rescheduled.
3 months ago, Rebecca Brittain
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy is closed today due to inclement weather. Here is a link to our inclement weather assignments.https://www.artsk12.org/inclement-weather-information--2
3 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Snow day reminder: we close when Rogers schools close. Since we serve 21 communities, if your community closes please stay home. Here is a link to our inclement weather information and assignments. https://www.artsk12.org/inclement-weather-information--2
3 months ago, John Hines
Aaron Jones
Middle school students in 3-D art and creative writing participated in a pottery residency led by Quapaw artist, Betty Gaedtke, who shared information about the traditional forms and designs of Quapaw pottery and its significance to the history within the tribe. Students created a vessel using traditional techniques and tools allowing the class to gain a new understanding, respect, and awareness of cultural heritage of the Quapaw Nation through the hands-on experience.
3 months ago, Aaron Jones
Rebeca Pitts
Please join us for Just Desserts, Tuesday, February 26, 7pm. This will be a fun evening of solos, duets, and group performances that are whole student choice!
3 months ago, Rebeca Pitts
Rebeca Pitts
Congratulations to the five students, Abigail Houchins, Collin Oldham, Taitum Meyer, Maggie Palmer, and Jennifer Self, who qualified to sing with the Arkansas All State Choir in Hot Springs at the All State Music conference. These students were chosen through a process that involves more than 8,000 students throughout the state starting with Regional Auditions back in October, and then the All State Auditions in February at Conway involving 800 of the top students from all over the state. This is the highest possible honor for choir students in this state and is a huge achievement for these singers!
3 months ago, Rebeca Pitts
John Hines
We are excited to announce that we have a girls and boys 6th-8th soccer team that plays in a competitive league run by the Rogers Activity Center. As soon as the schedule is released, it will be posted on the website.
3 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Please support my fundraiser for ARKANSAS ARTS ACADEMY. Go to shop.fancloth.com/s/478450 to see our custom gear.
3 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Reminder: 7-12 P/T Conferences are this Thurs. & Fri., 2/21 and 2/22 from 4-7pm. We'd love to see all of our parents!
3 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Tomorrow, February 15th, is the last day to turn in lottery forms! Go here to fill one out: https://www.artsk12.org/o/High%20School/page/enrollment--76
3 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Reminder! Parents we do not accept deliveries of balloons, flowers, etc at the school. Our office is busy enough with normal operations. Also, please remember that we cannot have any latex on our campus due to life-threatening allergies of students and teachers. Thanks!
3 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Watch the basketball game live by clicking here: https://livestream.com/accounts/15964547/events/8556106
3 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Reminder! PTG meeting tonight, February 7th, at 6 pm in the Commons. We hope to see you!
3 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
7-12 PTG meeting this Thursday 6-7 high school cafeteria.
4 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
It was 13 degrees outside this morning and somehow lost and found is overflowing with coats.
4 months ago, John Hines
Karen Castleman
Equilibrium Dance Company is representing AAA at the first annual Arkansas High School Dance Festival, hosted by Arkansas Dance Network at Henderson State University.
4 months ago, Karen Castleman
Joshua Depner
Due to a change in the weather forecast, the 7th grade optional trip to Lake Atalanta, which was scheduled for today, has been CANCELED.
4 months ago, Joshua Depner
Karen Castleman
Ballet 2-4 students enjoyed a Cunningham-based master class yesterday by Ruth Barnes, the coordinator of the dance program at Missouri State University.
4 months ago, Karen Castleman
Karen Castleman
2017 AAA graduate, Ariel Parker, back on a break from her second year at Cal State Fullerton where she is studying dance, created a dance for our Equilibrium Dance Company this week.
4 months ago, Karen Castleman
Heather Wright
Parents, please don't park at the Rogers Public Schools property on the north side of Poplar. You are welcome to park in any open spot on AAA property. Thank you!
4 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
Reminder that our awards assemblies are tomorrow. 7th grade @ 10:30am, 8th grade @ 1:30pm and 9-12 @ 11:30 am. All in the commons!
4 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
There is no PTG meeting tomorrow, January 3rd. The first PTG meeting in 2019 will be held in the Commons on February 7th at 6:00pm. We hope to see you there!
5 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Looking for a job with an incredible team atmosphere AND school hours? Aramark at Arkansas Arts Academy has open positions that may fit your needs! The following positions are open at this time: 1. Food Service Worker (AAA High School) Full or Part Time 2. Food Service Worker (AAA Middle School) Full Time 3. Food Service Worker (Both Schools) Substitute Worker – Hours based on need Please contact Ariel Smith for more information: arielsmith@bentonvillek12.org OR apply at the following link: https://careers.aramark.com/ListJobs/ByKeyword/rogers/ We look forward to hearing from you!
5 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Singers and songwriters wanted
5 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Dancers Wanted!
5 months ago, John Hines
Karen Castleman
Wishing you warmth this holiday season is high school dancer Heather Pike with a practical application of the Horton modern technique!!
5 months ago, Karen Castleman
Heather Wright
Just a friendly reminder that the car-line for pick up in the afternoon starts on 7th street turning right on Cedar and then left on 6th before turning back onto Poplar and into the school lot. The map is attached. Please be respectful of other parents and follow this route.
5 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy defeated Hass Hall 50-37 tonight.
5 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
8th grade parents, join us for our celebration of reading and writing! Our students have made lots of progress and we'd love to share it with you. Join us on December 21st at 2:45pm in the 7-12 Campus Commons and see your kids shine!
6 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
Calling all 7th and 8th-grade parents...Español con Señora Cantu is hosting a fun, interactive way to learn Spanish and culture. Thursdays after-school starting Jan. 17th. For more information and to sign up visit: www.spanishcantunwa.com/arkansas-arts-academy
6 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
PTG meeting tonight at 5pm in HS Cafeteria.
6 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Thank you to everyone who has donated candy for the parade! We are still accepting donations through Friday morning; just have your student drop off any candy for the parade in the office and we'll deliver it to the PTG. Thanks!
6 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Merry & Bright -A night of Light and Joy Presented by Arkansas Arts Academy Choirs December 13th at 6:00 PM FREE ADMISSION
6 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Did you miss the Barnes and Noble Book fair? Great news! You can shop at Barnesandnoble.com this week and use Book fair ID Number 12399705 and we will receive a percentage of online sales. Please share with your friends and family. Thank you!
6 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy's mission has been to offer students with national level arts programs. Last night, Friday, November 30, 2018 the Arkansas Arts Academy Student 7th - 12th Grade Symphony performed a National Level Concert. I want to congratulate Principal Wright, Orchestra Director Sandy Nieves and all of our Wonderful Students! I also want to recognize the K-6 Orchestra Director Mrs. Ryan Arkansas Arts Academy is the Right Choice for Excellence in the Arts and Academics! CEO  Mary Ley
6 months ago, John Hines
Calvin Clark
NWA Naturals Calendar Design Contest. For an entry form, please see Mr. Clark.
6 months ago, Calvin Clark
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy K6 ended the week before Thanksgiving Break with a Hoe Down. All students had the chance to dance today and the weather was beautiful!
6 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
3 calendar proposals for 2019-2020 are ready for you to view and comment. https://www.artsk12.org/proposed-2019-2020-calendars
6 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
HS archery tryouts are still on tonight at 4:45! If you are worried about the weather, we are allowing HS to tryout at 5:00 on Wed. or Fri. Please email jgreen@artsk12.org if you are choosing the later tryout option.
6 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy School Spelling Bee, Thursday, Nov 15th, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the High School Performing Arts Center. The students representing their class or grade must be at the PAC by 5:15 to get check in and seated. If you have any questions, please contact, Mrs. Burns, pburns@artsk12.org.
6 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy Bookfair Fundraiser https://www.facebook.com/events/245246026093127/?active_tab=about
7 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Picture Day is tomorrow! Bring your best smile for your yearbook picture. Orders can be made online at lifetouch.com. Our picture day ID is: RP718151Q0.
7 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
2019 - 2020 Lottery forms are now available! https://www.artsk12.org/enrollment--55 Lottery forms are due by Friday February 15, 2019 by the end of the day. The lottery will be held Friday, February 22, 2019.
7 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Congratulations to our box tops winners! Mr. Depner's class turned in the most box tops and Vega McCumber brought in the most individually. Thanks for supporting our school and congratulations!
7 months ago, Heather Wright
Calvin Clark
Educational Opportunity
7 months ago, Calvin Clark
John Hines
Get your Arkansas Arts Academy apparel here: http://shop.fancloth.com/72758/450843. Sale runs through November 12th.
7 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
PTG Meeting this Thursday from 6-7pm in the High School Cafeteria! We'd love to see you there as we continue to support our school.
7 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
There is a PTG meeting this Thursday 6:00pm-7:00pm, in the High School cafeteria.
7 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Scholastic Book Fair is coming soon! Volunteers will be needed November 1st, 2nd, 5th - 7th. Please click on the Sign-Up Genius link to sign up for specific days and times. Volunteers will receive Scholastic Dollar Gift Certificates to be redeemed at the book fair. More information will be posted soon! Thank you, Mrs. Burns https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0F4EADAF2DA2FE3-2018
7 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Remember that 9-12 students will be dismissed at 3:20pm tomorrow afternoon to avoid the Heritage Homecoming Parade. The school will still remain open until 5:00pm. Both buses will depart at 3:20pm, the F/S route will arrive at the Jones Center at 3:55 and ToysRUs at 4:15 pm.
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
Just a reminder about the PTG social tonight from 6-8pm at the Fomin home. Hope to see you there!
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
Bus route times for Fay/Spr bus on Fri, 10/5: For a 3:20 departure from the school, the bus will arrive at the Jones Center at 3:55 PM, and at Toys R Us at 4:15 PM.
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Calvin Clark
8th Grade Parents, be on the lookout for the Mi Futuro form your student is bringing home. This is a great program that we want to continue here at the HS Campus. For more info, follow the link. https://us.walmartone.com/en/walmart/Get-Involved/Mi-Futuro/2147489838/Mi-Futuro.aspx
8 months ago, Calvin Clark
Heather Wright
High school girls will have a basketball meeting tomorrow Oct 1 at 5 PM at the K-6 gym.  If you can’t attend please email Coach Fred at afrederking@artsk12.org
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
9-12 Students will be released at 3:20 on Fri. Oct. 5th to avoid Homecoming Parade. If you have questions, please email hwright@artsk12.org.
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
We want to congratulate our Mtn. Bikers: V. Hatley finished 3rd this weekend, C. Leis finished 5th, and P. Bowman and H. Blocker both scored team points. Congratulations and Go Team!
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
Correction to Coffeehouse Info: Admission is NOT free, students $3, adults $5. My apologies, student council corrected me this morning. We hope to see you this Friday!
8 months ago, Heather Wright
Joshua Depner
8 months ago, Joshua Depner
Karen Castleman
We've been hard at work in the dance department! Check out our new skills!! https://youtu.be/Tn6DPnJ-prQ
8 months ago, Karen Castleman
Joshua Depner
Hey seventh grade parents! Mr. Depner's weekly newsletter here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1xq-gomKE6BdzHR9zEfCPnHd6hyr12D0KogyNO6nwj0I/edit?usp=sharing Have a great weekend!
8 months ago, Joshua Depner
Joshua Depner
Attention 7th Grade Parents! Mr. Depner's weekly newsletter here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/14Nokpn8NJqrsw4LrZE0MQqZzv6q24tsMqzfC17r5PXY/edit?usp=sharing
9 months ago, Joshua Depner
Heather Wright
​The first PTG meeting of the year occurs this Thurs., 9/6 at 6pm. The meeting will be held in the Commons Area on the 7-12 campus.
9 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Bus stop times.
9 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
New Map for Carline
9 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
​Mr. Hines will be in the cafeteria tomorrow morning to hand out Chromebooks & chargers. Students must have paperwork turned in.. After tomorrow, students will need to make an appt. with him. If you have any questions, you can contact Mr. Hines directly at jhines@artsk12.org.
9 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
We discovered a problem with our mass emailing system. That problem has been fixed and we are focused on communicating better than ever.
9 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
You can now pay student fees online here: https://squareup.com/store/arkansas-arts-academy
9 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Bell schedules have been added back to website! http://www.artsk12.org/o/high-school/page/7-12-campus-bell-schedules If you have questions, email hwright@artsk12.org
9 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
Our new recording studio is going to be amazing!
10 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Arkansas Arts Academy today announces its policy for providing free and reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program. Find out more by clicking this link: http://5il.co/4bcx
10 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Our Advanced Ed accreditation has been renewed!
10 months ago, John Hines
Heather Wright
Stu. parking tags for $5 on a 1st come-1st served basis at 9am on 7/30. Stu. need valid DL, current ins., and a parking app w/them. App is here: http://www.artsk12.org/o/high-school/documents
10 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
New Teacher Alert! Tyler Dearing graduated from OSU, and returned home to Bentonville to pursue his dream of teaching. He's a pug enthusiast and local musician with a passion for teaching English.
10 months ago, Heather Wright
Heather Wright
New Teacher Alert! Susan Kedrowski, high school physical science teacher. Welcome to the team!
11 months ago, Heather Wright
John Hines
AAA admin and school offices will be closed July 4th through July 6th. The offices will reopen Monday, July 9th. Have a great 4th of July!
11 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
AAA admin and school offices will be close July 4th though July 6th. The offices will reopen Monday, July 9th. Have a great 4th of July!
11 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Get our new mobile app!
11 months ago, John Hines
John Hines
Due to construction at the high school, the high school staff is currently working out of the admin building at 1110 W. Poplar Ste A.
11 months ago, John Hines