On each annual Academic Day, students from 13 counties in the region are invited to participate in a math competition and STEMonstrations. Students may participate in the Regional ACTM Math Contest, sponsored by the Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics, and the winners will go on to compete in the state contest at the University of Central Arkansas. Students may also participate in the STEMonstrations, sponsored by Lyon College. Top-placing students will be considered for scholarships to Lyon College. To view the Lyon College Academic Day page, click the button below!
In addition to Academic Day, Lyon College will also be hosting Spring Preview Day. Lyon Preview Day is a great opportunity for all high school students to experience Lyon College. The day begins with registration and presentations by Admissions, Financial Aid, and Career Services. Then students will hear success stories from Lyon graduates. To view the Lyon College Spring Preview Day page, click the button below!
Spring Preview Day
*All events are free, and students MUST be accompanied by a parent or adult.
Derby Math and Science Center
Nucor Auditorium, Lyon Business and Economics Building
Between the Nichols Administation building and Alphin Humanities building
Rockets - 20 tickets available
Chemistry Magic - 24 tickets available
Creating Cheese and Putty - 24 tickets available
Molecular Genetics and DNA - 24 tickets available
Fruit Fly Genetics - 24 tickets available
To reserve your ticket, email email@example.com with your top 3 choices!
STEM and ART (Steam) mini session, "How to integrate art and science"
Chemistry of Ceramics
Make and print your own T-shirt
Virtual reality games
Videogames as art and literature
Popcorn, snowcones, and cotton candy
Meet the robotics team
To reserve your ticket, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lyon College will be handing out free Softball/Baseball game tickets throughout the day! The game schedule is below:
Lyon College softball game at noon at Howard and Mary House Field
Lyon College baseball game at 2 p.m. at Fred Wann Field
Lyon College baseball game at 5 p.m. at Fred Wann Field
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