GRAVETTE — Jim Purcell, Director of the Arkansas System of Higher Education, visited the Gravette Public Schools last Friday as a guest of State Senator Kim Hendren. Hendren is a member of the Senate Education Committee. Purcell, who is an appointee of Governor Beebe, also met with school officials including school board member Jim Hendren and Andrea Kelly, superintendent of Gravette School District. While touring the high school facilities complex last Friday, Purcell discussed the issues regarding the relationship between public schools and higher education, with an emphasis on curriculum.
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School News, Pages 11 on 11/24/2010
Print Headline: Purcell visits Gravette Schools