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Clinton Students Dominate Van Buren County Fair

Clinton Students Dominate Van Buren County Fair

Savannah Lynch, Editor

September 26, 2017


Filed under Clubs, High School, Junior High, Preschool, Showcase

Months of hard work go into preparing the students and animals for show.  This hard work was put to the test last week at the Van Buren County Fair.  Clinton Students, from preschool to high school, showed in a variety of areas of competition and were very successful.  Clinton hopes to continue thi...

Community Impact Award Competition

Community Impact Award Competition

Aaron Hogue, Writer

August 18, 2017


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, News, Showcase

Starting the year off right at Clinton High School with some friendly rivalry with the Heber Springs Panthers. There have been ideas approved for competitions for all grade levels, other than just football players, so every student can participate in the rivalry. On August 29, we will have a Fill the Bus wi...

New and Improved Website

New and Improved Website

Caitlin Moudy, Writer

August 18, 2017


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, News, Preschool, Schools, Showcase

This school year the Clinton School District launched a new and improved website, www.clintonsd.org,  with information about all of our campuses from pre-school to high school. On this website you will be able to keep up with what is going on in student life and what will be happening. We now have a calendar...

Professional Development

Professional Development

Gabby Helton, Writer

August 17, 2017


Filed under High School, Junior High, News, Showcase

Starting August 7th, the teachers at Clinton High School and Junior High began professional development. On Monday and Tuesday, they participated in district and building meetings. On Wednesday the schools embarked on team building activities.  The high school teachers boarded a bus and went to Loco ...

Summer Meal Program

Summer Meal Program

May 26, 2017


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, Schools, Showcase

Summer Meals Children need good nutrition all year long. When school is out during the summer months, many children no longer have access to nutritious meal each day. Summer Meal Programs help to fill the gap. SUMMER MEALS High School Cafeteria May 24 – June 30 Monday – Friday Br...

Shooting Team

Shooting Team

Shon Paul Hastings, Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under High School, Junior High, News, Schools, Showcase

The 2017 Clinton FFA Shooting Team shot at the AYSSP North Regional tournament at Jacksonville on Saturday April 29th. Team captain Shon Hastings shot a 48/50, second position Dalton Smiley shot a 48/50, third position Jacob West shot a 42, fourth position Reed Birch shot a 43, fifth position Jonathan O...

FFA Rodeo

FFA Rodeo

Rue Ragsdale, Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Elementary, High School, Junior High, News, Schools, Showcase, Student Life

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CJHS Track Wins District

CJHS Track Wins District

Rue Ragsdale, Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News, Showcase, Sports

Congratulations to the Clinton Jr High boys track team for winning their third consecutive District Championship. Weston Amos was High Point with 6 first place ribbons.  The Jr High girls track team finished a competitive 6th.    

CJH Social Studies

Jacob West

April 26, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News

CJHS 6th grade social studies classes have been learning about different countries, the people skills, crafts and sources of income. Weaving is a skill that people use all over the world with different materials to create a variety of products. Ms. Strawn’s classes spent the day in the library where...

Junior High Track

Junior High Track

Rue Ragsdale, W

April 5, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News, Sports, Uncategorized

On your mark...get set...bang! Yes, it is the start of the Clinton Jr High’s Track and Field season. Last week, the Jr High traveled all the way to Green Forest. The track meet went well for the Jackets. The girls came in 4th overall, while the boys came in 2nd. We would also like to congratulate...

Yellowjacket Student Council Attends Conference

Yellowjacket Student Council Attends Conference

Brittany Shannon, Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Clubs, High School, Junior High, News

The Clinton Student Council recently went to a weekend conference in Hot Springs. To be able to go to the conference, they had fundraisers such as selling candy and pizza kits. At the conference, the students talked to kids from other schools about strengths of their schools and leadership skills that...

CJH Quiz Bowl

Jayla Cody

March 3, 2017


Filed under Junior High, News

We would like to congratulate Clinton’s Quiz Bowl Teams! On February 3rd, the Junior High Team took 3rd place at Hoxie and went to Atkins on February 23rd for the next level.  Clinton Schools are very proud of how good and hardworking the students are! Good job Quiz Bowl!!...

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