Farmington School Principals Shannon Cantrell and Julia Williams received word recently that Folsom Elementary and Farmington Middle School have been selected as recipients of the 2022 RISE School Award by the Arkansas Department of Education-Division of Elementary and Secondary Education. Both schools will be recognized this July at the 2022 Arkansas Department of Education Summit being held at the Hot Springs Convention Center.

The Reading Initiative for Student Excellence (RISE), fosters a culture of reading by coordinating a statewide reading campaign with community partners, parents, and teachers to
establish the importance of reading in communities, homes, and schools. 

Congratulations to the staff, students, and leadership at Folsom and FMS! Thank you to our teachers for putting in the hours and effort needed to positively impact literacy success for our students, our school, our community, and state! 

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