District News


VBHS Cheer captures state title
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 11:12 am
The Van Buren High School Cheerleaders have been named the 2018 State Champions. The Pointer Cheer squad captured the championship title at State Competition in Hot Springs last month for the 4A-6A Co...
Van Buren Education Foundation awards nearly $30K in grants
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 9:12 am
The Pointer Patrol delivered lots of holiday cheer on December 12, as the group handed out grant awards totaling nearly $30,000. Twenty-eight grants were funded this round to support unique projects,...
Nichols and Jackson earn National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 11:40 am
At the December Board of Education meeting, District leaders recognized two educators who recently received their National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification. Dawn Nichols, Rena E...
VBSD holds “Topping out” ceremony at new elementary school
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 11:19 am
District and community leaders were on-hand Tuesday for the “topping out” of the new elementary school in north Van Buren. Officials celebrated the ceremonious placing of the roof structure, signifyin...
Van Buren School District to hire more bus drivers
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 2:20 pm
Help wanted! The Van Buren School District is looking to hire additional bus drivers to support its transportation department. Drivers are needed for daily school routes, as well as substitutes to hel...