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Inclement Weather Closing

Dardanelle Public Schools will be closed Wednesday, January 25, 2023 due to inclement weather. This will be AMI Day 1 for students. Have a safe day off!

Las Escuelas Públicas de Dardanelle estarán cerradas el Miércoles 25 de Enero de 2023 debido a las inclemencias del tiempo. Este será el Día 1 de AMI para los estudiantes. Que tengas un día libre seguro.

Early Dismissal November 9th and December 7th

Attention Dardanelle School District Family:
All schools will be dismissing early on Wednesday, November 9th, and Wednesday, December 7th for the purpose of Professional Development for our Teachers and Staff. Primary & Intermediate Schools will dismiss at 1:10p.m. and Middle & High Schools will dismiss at 1:35p.m. Please make arrangements for you and your student.

Thank You,
Dr. Gotcher

Atención Familias del Distrito Escolar de Dardanelle:
Todas las escuelas saldrán temprano el Miércoles 9 de Noviembre y el Miércoles 7 de Diciembre con el propósito de desarrollo profesional para nuestros maestros y personal. Las escuelas Primaria e Intermedia saldrán a la 1:10 P.M. y las escuelas Middle y High lo harán a la 1:35 P.M. Por favor haga arreglos para usted y su estudiante.

Dr. Gotcher


Mission and Vision

Mission Statement:
The mission of the Dardanelle School District is to educate all students to enable them to become informed citizens in an ever-changing world.

Vision Statement:
Dardanelle Schools are a focal point for the community.  They are safe, positive places that encourage “self-growth”, student achievement, and lifelong learning.  The partnership of school and community provides the resources to meet the needs of all students and expand the classroom into the community.  Our staff serves our primary clients, the students, with a variety of instructional techniques that reflect best practices in education.  Our staff receives ongoing training and support to learn and utilize these proven best practices and educational reform tools to maximize the educational process.  Our schools utilize current technologies as tools to enhance student learning.  Our graduates are healthy, productive members of society.