• Information About Tennie Russell Primary School 


    Tennie Russell Primary School (TRPS) is an ABCSS & Better Beginnings Pre-K school. ABCSS is a state grant program that targets 3 & 4 year olds who live in families with incomes below 200 percent of the federal poverty level.

    TRPS uses the Arkansas Early Childhood Education Frameworks for 3-5 year old children. Each classroom has twenty children with a certified teacher and a teaching assistant who provide children with developmentally appropriate preschool learning experiences.

    *Children from all backgrounds who attend quality preschool programs are more likely to succeed in school.

    *High-quality early learning experiences can help close the achievement gap that can exist within varying socio-economic levels.