State-Required Information

The January meeting of the Viola Public School District Board of Directors has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 17th.

Meetings are normally held on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm in Building H (Administration Building).
 
Monthly meetings are occasionally rescheduled when other school related activities are held at the same date and time.
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Iowa / ACT Aspire Grades 1-10 Test Scores (Spring 2017)

·       #1 English Language Arts (ELA) District for 4th graders in Arkansas

#1 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) District for 4th graders in Arkansas

Top 25 English Language Arts District for 8th graders in Arkansas

Scored:

Top 10% Statewide                                           Top 20% Statewide                                    

            3rd grade Math                                                3rd grade Science

            3rd grade Writing                                             3rd grade Reading

            4th grade English (5th overall)                          5th grade Writing

            4th grade Math (2nd overall)                            6th grade English

            4th grade Science (1st overall)                          6th grade Writing

            4th grade Reading (2nd overall)                        1st grade ELA

            4th grade Writing (7th overall)                          1st grade Math

            5th grade Science                                             7th grade Math                                    

            5th grade Reading                                              7th grade Science  

            6th grade Math (6th overall)                              7th grade Reading 

            6th grade Reading (6th overall)                        7th grade Writing 

            8th grade Reading 

            8th grade Writing        

            9th grade Reading 

Office of Education Policy at the University of Arkansas - Outstanding Education Performance Awards
    2016 Beating the Odds Elementary (ACT Aspire English Language Arts - Top 10 in Arkansas / #2 in Northeast Arkansas)
    2015 High-Achieving High School (EOC Biology - #1 in Northeast Arkansas / #3 statewide)
        Most Improved High School (EOC Biology Achievement from 2010 to 2015 - #4 in Northeast Arkansas)
    2014 High-Achieving Elementary School (Grade 3 Math - #2 in Northeast Arkansas) 
        High-Achieving High School (EOC Biology - #1 in Northeast Arkansas)
        High-Achieving High School (EOC Geometry - #3 in Northeast Arkansas)
        High-Achieving High School (Grade 11 Literacy - #3 in Northeast Arkansas)
        Most Improved High School (Grade 11 Literacy Achievement from 2008 to 2014 - #3 in Northeast Arkansas)
    2013 Most Improved High School (Grade 11 Literacy Achievement from 2007 to 2013 - #2 in Northeast Arkansas)

Arkansas Department of Education
    2016 Arkansas Department of Education Act 35 Reward High School - Top 5% in Arkansas in Growth
    2015 Arkansas Department of Education Act 35 Reward High School - Top 5% in Arkansas in Growth
    2014-15 Arkansas Department of Education Acheiving School District
    2014-15 Arkansas Department of Education Acheiving High School
    2014-15 Arkansas Department of Education Acheiving Elementary
    2013 Arkansas Department of Education Act 35 Reward High School - Top 20% in Arkansas
    2011-12 Arkansas Department of Education High School Exceeding Standards (Status) 
    2011-12 Arkansas Department of Education Acheiving High School
    2011-12 Arkansas Department of Education Elementary School of Excellence (Status)
    2010-11 Arkansas Department of Education Elementary School of Excellence (Status and Improvement)
    2010-11 Arkansas Department of Education High School Exceeding Standards (Status)
    2009-10 Arkansas Department of Education High School Exceeding Standards (Status)
    2009-10 Arkansas Department of Education Elementary School of Excellence (Status)

Viola Elementary School 
    Fully Accredited by Arkansas Department of Education for 2015-16
Viola High School 
    Fully Accredited by Arkansas Department of Education for 2015-16

Newsweek.com (August 2016)
    Viola High School is one of two high schools in Arkansas recognized for "Beating the Odds: Top High Schools for Low-Income Students" - 2nd Consecutive Year 
    Viola High School is one of five high schools in Arkansas recognized for "Beating the Odds: Top High Schools for Low-Income Students" - August 2015

K12.niche.com Rankings (October 2016)
    Viola Elementary receives an A-
    Viola School District a Top 25 Arkansas School District
    Viola High School is ranked 4th Best Place to Teach in Arkansas 

GreatSchools.com Rankings (October 2017)
    Viola Elementary is rated 7 of 10 (Community rating - 5 of 5 stars)
    Viola High School is rated 8 of 10 (Community rating - 5 of 5 stars)