Semester Test Schedule

Monday                 Review Day Tuesday                Test Day at High School and Junior High –  Note: at Junior High it will be periods 1-4, each period is one hour. Wednesday           Test Day at High School and Junior … Read more

Trammell Signs With the University of the South

Congratulations to AHS Senior Charlie Trammell who signed a letter of intent to play football at the University of the South! Charlie will graduate this week with high honors and was Conference 7-4A all-conference second team. He was starting linebacker for the Panthers! The university is located in Sewanee, Tennessee. Charlie’s parents are Chad and … Read more

Ashdown Shooting Sport’s Teams Qualify for State

Ashdown junior and senior shooting sports teams travelled to Jacksonville May 12-13 to compete in the South Region shooting competition. Braden Jackson, Braden Gentry, Chico Markle, Jacob Formby and Drake Abney for winning 3rd (109 points) at Junior Regionals and qualifying for State today! Congratulations to Ashdown Senior Team 1: Trevor Meyers, John Michael Molock, … Read more

L.F. Henderson Third Grade Character Camp

L.F. Henderson third grade students travelled to Camp Preston Hunt  for Character Camp on May 4.  Students hiked around the camp  and participated in a number of activities including rockets, archery, rain gutter regatta, pirate ship and camp race.  Students and staff were able to enjoy a picnic lunch in the amphitheater.  The event is … Read more

AJHS is Awarded Another $5000 Lowe’s Grant

Ashdown Junior High School was awarded another $5000 Lowe’s Grant for their “Outdoor Classroom” this year.  Employees from Lowe’s, along with teachers Lacie Shamsie and Ed Williams and AJHS students worked on May 4 to build flower beds and put picnic tables, umbrellas, and other outdoor furniture together.  Lowe’s has been supporting public education through … Read more

Ashdown Students “Visit” a Farmer’s Market

Ashdown Food Service Director Ramona Beasley and her staff set up “Farmer’s Markets” at Ashdown Elementary, L.F. Henderson, and Ashdown Junior High to teach students about a variety of fruits and vegetables.  They learned lots of interesting facts and were able to try samples of the uncooked fruits and vegetables.  The students and staff at … Read more

2017 Scholarship Tea

The annual Ashdown Scholarship Tea was held on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2p.m. in the Ashdown High School Cafeteria. Forty-eight scholarships of $ 25,725 were given to 32 Ashdown High School Seniors. The Scholarship Committee has awarded over 100% of all donated moneys for some time due to investments. We plan to continue this … Read more

Ashdown Students Presented Oak Seedlings

Brandon Hall and Todd Gore from the Arkansas Forestry Commission were at L.F. Henderson Intermediate School to present each student and staff with a cherry bark oak seedling to take home and plant.  The students/staff received the seedlings on Arbor Day.  Students also received Smokey the Bear items in their bags.  Mr. Hall spoke to … Read more

District Retirement Reception

You are cordially invited to attend Ashdown School District Retirement Reception May 9th from 4:00-5:00 p.m.   Ashdown School Administration Building 751 Rankin Street in honor of                    Debra Garrett                   Sarah Hadaway                 Jeanette Jackson              Denise Schwartz                 Jan Ueckert                       Nathaniel … Read more

AHS Panther Theatre Performed “The Jungle Book”

Ashdown High School’s Panther Theatre performed “The Jungle Book” to the community during a matinee performance on Sunday, April 23rd and to Ashdown School students on Monday and Tuesday.  The audience heard the incredible tale of Mowgli, a young boy raised by wolves.  With the help of his friends — the bear Baloo, the panther Bagheera … Read more

AJHS Students Participate in Job Shadow Activities

On Tuesday, April 25 students in Mrs. Spain’s Career Development classes were given the opportunity to go into the community to job shadow. Job Shadowing is a wonderful learning tool that allows students to get a first-hand look at a specific career, ask questions, and obtain hands-on experience. The students chose the various careers to … Read more

AHS SkillsUSA Competition

  Eight Ashdown High School students traveled to Hot Springs, AR the second week of April of 2017 to compete in various Health Science Technology competitions.  Pictured from left to right are Nathan House, Bralee Lansdell, Isaac Cross, Kaylee Silva, Jon Michael Molock, Bradee McKean, Aliyah Anderson and Alex Simmons.  Each competed in either First Aid/CPR, … Read more

Domtar Employees Deliver Books to Ashdown Elementary

Domtar shared books through First Book Grant with First Grade teacher Donna Green’s class at Ashdown Elementary on April 18th.   Domtar employees  delivered books, students selected from those books, divided up and read books to the employees.  Students were very excited to learn that they would be taking a new book home.   The remaining … Read more

Seven District Employees To Be Honored

Seven employees of the Ashdown School District will be honored at a reception to be held on Tuesday, May 9, from 4:00-5:00 in the Administration Building at 751 Rankin Street. Those being honored include Marilyn Sue Brown, Nathaniel Deloney, Debra Garrett, Sarah Hadaway, Jeanne Jackson, Denise Schwartz, and Jan Ueckert, who total over 186 years … Read more

Ashdown Trap

Left to right   Braden Gentry, Drake Abney, Chris  Markle, Cade Cobb JR Team 1   – Left to right   Cade Cobb, Chris Markle, Braden Gentry, Drake Abney, Braden Jackson