The Jacket Journal

6th Annual Empty Bowls Supper

6th Annual Empty Bowls Supper

Caitlin Moudy

April 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The 6th annual empty bowls supper will be April 20th from 5-7 p.m. in the Clinton High School F.A.C.S room. All bowls were made by Clintons art students. For a donation of $5 or more you’ll receive some great homemade food, a drink and you’ll be able to take home a piece of hand made pottery of y...

Spring Break 2018

Spring Break 2018

Gabby Helton, Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Calendar, Elementary, High School, Important Dates, Junior High, Showcase

Clinton Schools will be dismissing early from school Thursday, March 15 to prepare for parent teacher conferences.  Preschool will dismiss at 1:30 with elementary dismissing car riders at 2:05 and bus riders at 2:10.  Junior High and High School will dismiss at 2:25.   The official dates for Spring...

Anna Belle Reece Receives Youth Challenger Award

Anna Belle Reece Receives Youth Challenger Award

March 6, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Junior High, News, News, Showcase

Anna Belle Reece received the Youth Challenger Award from AGATE (Arkansans for Gifted and Talented Education). She attended our conference last week to receive her award. ...

Torch Portrait Competition

Torch Portrait Competition

February 20, 2018


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

Torch Queen- Brooke Bradford Torch Queen Runner-Up Tori Bradford Torch King- Avery Bramlett Torch King Runner-Up John Riley Hinchey Torch Princess Co-Winner- Natalie O'neal Torch Princess Co-Winner Faith Qualls Torch Prince- Corbin Lynch Torch Prince Runner-Up Levi Thomas   Torch Duchess- Harper Hutchins Tor...

Miss Clinton Pageants

Miss Clinton Pageants

February 16, 2018


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

Saturday, February 3 was the annual Miss Clinton pageants sponsored by the CHS and CJHS cheer squads. There were 7 divisions; Tiny Miss, Toddler Miss, Little Miss, Petite Miss, Young Miss, Pre-Teen Miss, and Jr Miss.  For the Tiny Miss there was only one contestant Miss Everly Smith. For the toddler m...

Junior High Quiz Bowl

Junior High Quiz Bowl

February 9, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Junior High, News, Showcase

CJHS Quiz Bowl 2nd place at Northcentral Regional Tournament (picture w/black shirts and trophy) Ian Thompson and Alex Prosser made all-region team. CJHS Quuz Bowl 2nd place at Russellville Invitational (red locker picture); Joseph Strawn was scorekeeper and Mark Mitchell is coach. ...

Flu Precautions

Flu Precautions

January 29, 2018


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

We are experiencing a higher than normal level of flu. If your child is running fever, please keep them at home to help prevent the spread of the virus to others. School policy states that students must be fever free for 24 hours without medication before returning to school. We are taking extra precautions...

Torch Portrait Competition

Torch Portrait Competition

January 23, 2018


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

The Torch Staff is expanding the Torch King and Queen Portrait Competition to include all grades.  Flyers will be sent home to elementary next week.  Submissions can be made via e-mail or sent to Mrs. Hutchins in the high school.  Portraits can be professional, but do not have to be.  The contest...

Christmas at Clinton Schools

Christmas at Clinton Schools

Caitlin Moudy, Writer

December 19, 2017


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

It is Christmas time and Clinton School has been celebrating across the District! The pre-schoolers had a very fun week last week.  They started the week off caroling in the elementary, a special visit from Santa Claus and his elves, a Christmas party, and they wrapped the week up with Polar Express ...

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...

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