Calico Rock School District Provides New Mental Wellness Resource for Parents
As the pandemic's unseen costs begin to unfold on the mental health front, some wonder how school children will be impacted. Despite the massive challenge we face, there are growing resources to help families who are struggling.
Virtual Family Mental Health Night - Talk to a Therapist
Calico Rock School District is partnering with The Cook Center for Human Connection to host a free virtual Family Mental Health night on September 28, 2022 from 7:00-8:00 PM. Participants will hear from a leading clinical psychologist, be able to ask questions, and learn about free resources available.
Register now by going to https://CookCenter.info/Sept 28
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If you miss this event or can't make it live, check out https://ParentGuidance.org where you can access on-demand virtual courses, professional support, and a safe community for parents to learn how to support their children and get answers to mental health questions. There are courses on anxiety, depression, self-worth, grief and loss, suicidal ideation and other mental health concerns. All courses are created by therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists and other certified mental health practitioners. There is even a portal where you can "Ask a Therapist" your tough questions, as well as see questions and answers from other parents.
The Cook Center for Human Connection has made these resources available to help increase hope in a time of continuing uncertainty and growing mental health concern. There are good people in your community working to provide solutions and help for those who are struggling. If you or anyone you know is in a mental health emergency, reach out immediately to the suicide prevention lifeline here: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or text HOME to 741741.
FFA will have their annual rodeo on Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24 starting at 8:00 each night.
Come put and support the kids tonight! Elementary kids playing basketball and the high school kids coaching. It's going to be a fun night.
Games start at 5:30.
The Parent Center for the Calico Rock School District is located on the elementary campus in rooms 11 and 12.
The parent center facilitator is Ladonna Franks. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact her at 870-297-8533. In addition, parenting information is also located on the high school campus in the guidance counselor's office.
For a list of resources and information, please go to https://pirates.k12.ar.us/parent_center
Parents, guardians, grandparents and community members are all invited to the Athletic Booster Club meeting tonight at the high school. Be a part of the planning for the upcoming year!
The Class of 2025 will have a Ragball Tournament on Saturday, October 1 at Earl King Park in Calico Rock.
Games start at 9 A.M.
$150 entry fee per team.
Winners receive T-shirts
Home Run Derby after
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If you missed out on the speeches made by our student council members today, you can click on the link below to watch them.
Athletic Booster Club meeting tonight at 5:30 in the high school gym. Please make plans to attend. Anyone in the community is invited to be a part of the booster club.
We have several drawings you will be entered in if you turn your forms in before Sept 15. Even if you don't think you are eligible turn in the forms so you can be entered into the drawing! Who knows who will win!!!
Calico Rock Booster Club Meeting will have a meeting in the High School Cafeteria on tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 5:30. New officers will be elected.
Please make plans to attend and let's support the Pirates!
Creating video games and music to go in the background of the game.
The Calico Rock Girls' Basketball teams will be having a Shoot-A-Thon fundraiser to help raise money for our basketball program. Team apparel for the players, uniform upgrades, and locker room upgrades are just a few of the things we would like to do for our program in the foreseeable future.
The Hwy 5 route, the snake bus, will be running late. It will run. It will be there as soon as possible. We thank you for your patience.
On August 9th at 6:00 p.m., in the High School Cafeteria, there will be 7th grade parent meeting. Please attend to hear what to expect this year at the high school for your 7th grader.
We are looking forward to this school year!
Friday, August 5th, is the deadline to register for the September 10th ACT.
Blessing bags will not be delivered this week 07/28/2022. Sorry for the inconvenience.