Tagged: north little rock school district

Cyber School Not a Fix for Snow Days

by Marty Cook 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Problematic snow days are leading schools to look into holding "cyber days" on a limited basis, acknowledging that many logistical and economical obstacles remain in place.

History in the Making (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 1/20/2014 12:00 am

U.S. District Judge Price Marshall last week approved a settlement that will end the state of Arkansas' legal obligation to make extra payments to the three school districts in Pulaski County in order to facilitate desegregation.

North Little Rock Schools in the Middle Of a $223 Million Makeover

by Luke Jones 12/2/2013 12:00 am

North Little Rock School District's $223 million capital improvement project is underway, and when both phases are done, much of the district's 50-plus-year-old infrastructure will be replaced.

Is LRSD Gambling with Funding? (AP Analysis)

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 11/18/2013 08:41 am

If Dustin McDaniel is right, the Little Rock School District could be taking a big gamble by withholding its approval of a deal that would end years of extra state payments to boost desegregation. If he is wrong, the district's gamble could be worth it.

Denise Drennan of North Little Rock School District (CFO of the Year Finalist, Public Sector)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/28/2013 12:00 am

Denise Drennan, CFO of the North Little Rock School District, has helped the district out of a fiscal pinch and onto the path to growth and improvement. Her efforts made her a finalist for Arkansas Business CFO of the year in the public sector category.

With Hostess Gone, Rogers Company Sees Bread Sales Rise

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/3/2012 12:00 am

The sudden shutdown of the Hostess Brands baking plant in Memphis has created a bonanza of sorts for Harris Baking Co. of Rogers.