Pocahontas Public Schools                                        Jerry Martens, Superintendent

2300 North Park Street                                                 Phone: 870-892-4573

 Pocahontas, AR 72455                                                Fax: 870-892-8857                           

“Preparing Today for Tomorrow”                                www.pocahontaspsd.com



Attention students and parents;

As a precaution, the Division of Elementary And Secondary Education has instructed the Pocahontas School District to close beginning Tuesday, March 17, through Friday, March 27. This includes all school activities both academic and extracurricular related. Classes will be in session tomorrow, Monday, March 16, and parents are encouraged to use their discretion concerning their students attendance on Monday. Absences on Monday, March 16 will not be counted against a student. Students will be responsible for AMI packets for days one (1) through four (4) for those days missed before the scheduled Spring Break of March 23rd through March 27th.

At this time, Pocahontas schools will resume classes on Monday, March 30. No students are to be on campus during this time for any reason per the request of the Commissioner of Education and the Governor of Arkansas. Students can contact teachers through email if there are questions concerning AMI assignments. 


Jerry Martens, Superintendent