Back to School: Young promoted to principal at Maumelle High School

Jason Young was recently named the new principal at Maumelle High School.

Young was previously the principal at Sylvan Hills Elementary and has been with the Pulaski County Special School District since 2009.

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A meet and greet with Young was held last week at the high school, seen below, and he can be reached by email at jyoung@pcssd.org.

A list of school supplies will be provided by individual teachers and the school was working on finalizing the date for an open house. For more information, please call the school at 501-851-5350.

New leaders for Maumelle Middle School

Preston Echols is the school’s new principal and Angela Saine is the new assistant principal.

Echols was previously with the Conway School District and Saine worked in the Little Rock School District. Both are veteran educators.

A meet and greet was held last week for both, Echols is seen below, and for more information, please call the school at 501-851-8990.

“Bundle Days” are being held at the school this week, with the make-up day set for noon to 3 p.m. this Friday.

At Bundle Day, students are, among other things, given their school ID, assigned a locker and receive their school-issued Chromebook and class schedule.

Crystal Hill Elementary

  • A list of school supplies can be found here. School supplies vary by grade and, in some cases, from teacher to teacher.

  • Open house will be from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 13. Time slots are based on last name and please call the school for more information at 501-791-8000. Masks are encouraged and only immediate family can attend.

Oak Grove Elementary

  • A list of school supplies can be found here. School supplies vary by grade and, in some cases, from teacher to teacher.

  • An open house has not been scheduled and please call the school for more information at 501-851-5370. 

Pine Forest Elementary

  • A list of school supplies can be found here. School supplies vary by grade and, in some cases, from teacher to teacher.

  • Open house is tentatively scheduled from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 12. If the time is to change, the school said a notice would be sent out. For more information, please call the school at 501-851-5380.