The EAST Classroom at Mansfield High School has been awarded the General Improvement Grant from the Western Arkansas Planning and Development District, Inc. The grant monies will be used to update much needed classroom equipment which will include a new classroom server, video camera, computer, and GPS mapping unit. Representative Jon Eubanks and Senator Bruce Holland presented the grant check to Annette Smith, EAST Facilitator, and Dr. Jim Best, Principal.

EAST (Environmental and Spatial Technology) is an educational model focusing on student-driven service projects accomplished by using teamwork and cutting-edge technology. Students are responsible for creating their own project-based learning experience