Scott Charter School News
Dates to Remember:
2/28 - Lottery Deadline for New Student Applications
3/8 - MCS Student Lottery @ 4:15 pm in room 8
3/11 - APCSI Board Meeting @ 6pm in Scott
3/18-22 - Spring Break - No School!
4/8 - APCSI Board Meeting @ 6pm in APCSI Boardroom, Maumelle
*5/13 - APCSI Board Meeting @ 6pm in APCSI Boardroom, Maumelle
6/10 - APCSI Board Meeting @ 6pm in APCSI Boardroom, Maumelle
* See below for more information
APPLY FOR SCOTT CHARTER SCHOOL NOW!!!!
The deadline to apply for the 2019-2020 school year student lottery is February 28th. If you have siblings you want to have attend next year, now is the time to apply. The student lottery will be held on March 8th at 4:15. If you have friends or neighbors who want to attend Scott Charter School please let them know and encourage them to apply now (NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 28TH) if they want to be included in the lottery.
If students do not apply by February 28th they may still apply, but they will be enrolled or placed on the waiting list AFTER those who were in the lottery.
Click here for application information.
Students who are currently enrolled in Scott Charter School DO NOT need to fill out an application. You are automatically in next year.
APCSI BOARD OF TRUSTEE POSITION TO BE FILLED
The Academics Plus Charter Schools, Inc. (APCSI) Board of Trustees is seeking a qualified individual to fill a vacated trustee position. To apply please submit a letter of intent to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:00p.m. March 5, 2019. Candidates must be members of APCSI. Members of APCSI are defined as follows:
(a) Any Officer of APCSI.
(b) Trustees of APCSI.
(c) Parents, the legal guardians and custodians of a student(s) presently enrolled in an APCSI school so long as the parents, legal guardians and custodians are registered with the school as the adult(s) responsible for the student(s).
Qualified candidates will be interviewed by the Board of Trustees during the March 11, 2019 regularly scheduled board meeting. The meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. at Scott Charter School, 15306 Alexander Road, Scott, AR 72142.
The term of this trustee position will end May 11, 2020.
To vote in this year's upcoming APCSI Trustee Election you must be a registered voter.
**You must register to vote every year. Last year's registration has expired.**
2019 - 2020 School Calendar
Please note the changes to Fall Break and President's Day. Please email/call the office of administration with any questions.
We are excited to announce Academics Plus students and parents/guardians can now access Home Access Center (HAC) information on their mobile devices from the new eSchoolPLUS Family App! Please click here for more information.
Now that we have your attention, who doesn’t like free money?
Our Booster Club now has two ways you can earn free money for our club, with little or no effort on your part!!!
Kroger Community Rewards
You can now register your Kroger Savings Card to automatically contribute a percentage of your purchases to SCS Booster Club.
- Go to Kroger.com, Sign into your Kroger Account. (You can also create a new account here)
- Select Savings and Rewards tab, scroll down to Kroger Community Rewards
- Click on View your Rewards button
- You can enter in our organization number, 23327, or search Scott Charter School Booster club.
- Once you are signed up, we will receive quarterly cash back from qualifying purchases!
Amazon Smile for Scott Charter Booster Club!
- Go to smile.amazon.com ( or google Amazon Smile)
- Sign in to your Amazon account, or create a new account
- Select Scott Charter Booster Club as your supporting organization.
- SCS BC will receive 0.5% cash back on all purchases made through Smile!
Thank you for your continued support!
We are still accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year (current students do NOT need to reapply!)
Scott Charter School serves grades
K-8 this year!
Need a part time job with flexibility?
Looking for a job with hours that won’t conflict with your child’s school hours?
Want a rewarding job that offers bi-weekly pay?
Please start the application process and complete the training videos
www.pcmiservices.com Click “APPLY NOW” to start the application process and complete the training videos.
If you are interested in becoming a room parent, please let your child’s teacher know as soon as possible.
If you change your email or phone number please be sure to contact us, so updates can be made to assure your receipt of School Messages.
Scott Charter School is collecting Box Tops! Please send them to school with your student.
Hand Me Downs
If your student has outgrown uniform shirts and pants, and they still have a few good months left of wear please consider donating them to our SCS Uniform Closet. We are in particular need of sizes 8 - 14 boys shirts and long pants.
If you are not receiving emails or text messages from Mrs. Gross regarding school information or updates, please call the office to let us know.
Click the link for the following information:
Students are not to carry a credit balance in the cafeteria. Notices about how much money you owe go home on Friday, if your child doesn't bring the money you owe on Monday morning or you have not put money on the account online, the child will not be able to get breakfast and they will receive an alternative meal for lunch. Please remember you can complete the application for the Free/Reduced Nutrition Program online from the website www.academicsplus.org or pick the forms up in the school office.
APCS has chosen a new vendor as our online payment system for student meals. We are now using "EZSchool Pay"!
Visit http://ezschoolpay.com to get started.
"Registration Instruction" documents can be found here: http://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/901/ezsp_register_for_a_new_account_1.pdf
"Parent User How-to" can be found here: http://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/901/ezsp_parenthowto_1.pdf
Welcome to "School Messenger," our system for sending school messages. To receive text notifications, parents are REQUIRED to opt in.
To opt in, please text "YES" to 68453, or scan this code with your phone, and you will be set for our new system. It's that easy!
If you don't opt in, you will NOT receive text notifications from the school.