During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Pearl S. Buck was best known for "The Good Earth" which won her the Pulitzer Prize in 1932. In 1938, Buck became the first American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. #pcssdproud #serveall
17 days ago, PCSSD
pearl s buck
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Jacqueline Cochran pioneered women's aviation as one of the most prominent racing pilots. She was the first woman to break the sound barrier on May 18, 1953. #pcssdproud #serveall
18 days ago, PCSSD
jacqueline cochran
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Kathryn Bigelow is a filmmaker who has received numerous accolades. In 2008, Bigelow became the first woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director for "The Hurt Locker." #pcssdproud #serveall
19 days ago, PCSSD
kathryn bigelow
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Sarah Thomas is an official currently for the NFL. Thomas was the first woman to officiate a major college football game, a bowl game, and a game in a Big Ten stadium. #pcssdproud #serveall
20 days ago, PCSSD
sarah thomas
March is Social Work Month, a profession needed more than ever. Social workers are uniquely qualified to handle a variety of societal troubles and truly want to help others. Thank you to those social workers who serve our school community. #pcssdproud #serveall
21 days ago, PCSSD
social work month
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Ketanji Brown Jackson was nominated to the Supreme Court by President Joe Biden in 2022. She is the first black woman to serve as a Justice of the US Supreme Court. #pcssdproud #serveall
21 days ago, PCSSD
kentaji brown jackson
March is Greek-American Heritage Month, a time to celebrate the core components of Greek culture and ideals. Also known as Hellenic History Month, the celebration coincides with National Greek Independence Day on March 25. #pcssdproud #serveall
22 days ago, PCSSD
greek american heritage
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Loretta Perfectus Walsh became the first American active-duty Navy woman, the first woman to enlist in the U.S. Navy, and the first woman allowed to serve as a woman in any of the United States armed forces, when she enlisted as a sailor in the U.S. Naval Reserve on March 17, 1917. #pcssdproud #serveall
22 days ago, PCSSD
loretta perfectus walsh
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Janet Reno was a lawyer and public official who served as the first female and 78th United States attorney general. Reno held the position from 1993 to 2001, making her the second-longest serving attorney general. #pcssdproud #serveall
23 days ago, PCSSD
janet reno
World Poetry Day celebrates one of humanity’s most treasured forms of cultural and linguistic expression and identity. Poetry speaks to our common humanity and shared values, transforming the simplest of poems into a powerful catalyst for dialogue and peace. #pcssdproud #serveall
23 days ago, PCSSD
world poetry day
World Down Syndrome Day is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012. The date (21st day of 3rd month) signifies the uniqueness of the triplication (trisomy) of the 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome. #pcssdproud #serveall
24 days ago, PCSSD
world down syndrome day
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Susan B. Anthony was a women's rights activist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. She was the first woman to appear on a US circulating coin. #pcssdproud #serveall
24 days ago, PCSSD
susan b anthony
"Music is the shorthand of emotion." -Leo Tolstoy March is Music in Our Schools Month and this week we celebrate the musical talents from the SYLVAN HILLS schools. Let us know in the comments if you're a Sylvan Hills band or choir alum! #pcssdproud #serveall
24 days ago, Sylvan Hills High
sylvan hills music month
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Sally Ride was an American astronaut and physicist. She joined NASA in 1978 and became the first American woman (and third woman) to fly in space in 1983. #pcssdproud #serveall
25 days ago, PCSSD
sally ride
It's officially Spring! This occurs when the earth tilts on its axis more to the sun allowing for the stronger rays of the sun to move north of the equator. The spring equinox eventually gives us longer days and warmer temperatures. Enjoy! #pcssdproud #serveall
26 days ago, PCSSD
first day of spring
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Hattie Caraway was the first woman elected to serve a full term as a US Senator, representing Arkansas. She was the first woman to preside over the Senate. #pcssdproud #serveall
26 days ago, PCSSD
hattie caraway
Global Recycling Day was created in 2018 to help recognize and celebrate the importance recycling plays in preserving our precious primary resources and securing the future of our planet. It is a day for the world to come together and put the planet first. #pcssdproud #serveall
27 days ago, PCSSD
global recycle day
During Women's History Month, we celebrate women who paved the way in their field. Madam C. J. Walker was an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and activist. She is recorded as the first American female self-made millionaire in the Guinness Book of World Records. #pcssdproud #serveall
27 days ago, PCSSD
madam cj walker
REMINDER! We're on Spring Break this week. All schools and District office will be closed March 18-22. We'll see everyone back on March 25. Enjoy the break! #pcssdproud #serveall
27 days ago, PCSSD
spring break
Happy St. Patrick's Day! The day commemorates St. Patrick, and, by extension, celebrates the heritage and culture of the Irish in general. Celebrations generally involve public parades and festivals, céilithe, and the wearing of green attire or shamrocks. #pcssdproud #serveall
28 days ago, PCSSD
st patrick