The fifth and sixth grade Christmas Program will be Thursday, December 6 at 7:00 P.M. in the Community Center.  Students should arrive at the Community Center Gym no later than 6:45 P.M.

Students need to have all songs including Orff instrument accompaniment memorized before Thanksgiving break. Please encourage your child to work efficiently during music class once a week.   

Participation is encouraged by all students.  If you have a disability, advance notification of any special needs will be helpful.  If you need assistance, contact the Walnut Ridge Middle School office at 870- 886-6697 or the Walnut Ridge School District Superintendent’s office at 870-886-6634.

Congratulations to the following for qualifying to participate on the elementary quiz bowl team: Mary Collins, Jaxton Brady, Karleigh Clements, Sadie Privett, Ella Caldwell, Aubree Crum, Carter McDaniel, and Paris Goodman! Practices for the competition will be held on Monday and Wednesday from 3:15 until 4:15 p.m.

Congratulations to Madison Jarrett and Alli Bramlett, students at Walnut Ridge High School  for qualifying to participate in the Duke University Talent Identification Program’s 2018-2019, 7th grade talent search. Students who qualify must have scored in the 95th percentile or above on a grade-level standardized test. Participating students will be given the opportunity to take the ACT or SAT as part of the talent search enrollment.

5th & 6th grade students will be taking a field trip to the movies on Thursday, December 20, 2018.  They will leave at 8:15 a.m. and return by 12:00 p.m.


Christmas Break -  Friday, December 21, 2018 through Wednesday, January 2, 2019.  School reconvenes on Thursday, January 3, 2019.