Mountain Springs Celebrating One Of Its Own

Posted on 05/04/2016

Mountain Springs Elementary is celebrating one of its own. Congratulations go out to Hsiang-yun Sylvia Melton. She was recently sworn in as a U.S. citizen.

Mrs. Melton has worked for the Cabot School District for five years. She was first hired on as an activity para and soon became a paraprofessional in the CBI (Community Based Instruction) classroom. Mrs. Melton goes above and beyond expectations that are placed on her. She always comes into work happy and excited for the day. There are several students at Mountain Springs Elementary who look up to her and always run to give her a hug.

Mrs. Melton first began the process of becoming a citizen in April of 2015. She had to send in an application and wait to receive an interview. She also had to know several different facts about the United States, including the legislative branch and who was president during World War II. 

Mrs. Melton was determined and successfully passed her interview in January of this year. Mrs. Melton along with 49 other people was sworn in as a citizen of the United States of America by The Honorable Kristine G. Baker on Friday, April 29th. There were 27 different countries represented at the ceremony.

Mrs. Melton was born in Taiwan and first came to the United States in 1997 to attend UALR. She received her degree in Dance and became a dance teacher at the Cabot Dance Academy.  Mrs. Melton met her husband, Lee Melton, in 1997. They married in 2000 and have two children, Auston 13, and Ozbourn 12. They both attend Cabot Public Schools. 

Congratulations Hsiang-yun Sylvia Melton!  Mountain Springs is excited to officially call Mrs. Melton a fellow citizen of our great nation.


Mrs. Melton becomes a U.S. Citizen

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Cabot Public Schools

Elementary Schools (Grades PreK-4)

Central Elementary
36 Pond Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3564
Fax: (501) 843-4503
Eastside Elementary
17 Bellamy Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3563
Fax: (501) 843-5619
Magness Creek Elementary
16150 Arkansas Hwy 5, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3565
Fax: (501) 843-7567
Mountain Springs Elementary
3620 Mountain Springs
Road, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3575
Fax: (501) 605-1300
Northside Elementary
814 West Locust Street,
Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3568
Fax: (501) 843-6032
Southside Elementary
2600 South Pine Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3567
Fax: (501) 843-6229
Stagecoach Elementary
850 South Stagecoach Road,
Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3574
Fax: (501) 605-1221
Ward Central Elementary
1570 Wilson Loop Road,
Ward, AR 72176
(501) 743-3569
Fax: (501) 843-9744
Westside Elementary
1701 South Second Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3566
Fax: (501) 843-5802

High School (Grades 10-12)

Cabot High School
401 North Lincoln Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 843-3562
Fax: (501) 843-4231

Academic Center of Excellence
(Grades 7-12)

Academic Center of Excellence
21 Funtastic Drive, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3520
Fax: (501) 843-0283

Cabot Freshman Academy

Cabot Freshman Academy
18 Spirit Drive, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3576
Fax: (501) 941-1505

Cabot Learning Academy

Cabot Learning Academy
813 West Locust, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3540
Fax: (501) 843-3138

Special Programs

404 North 2nd Street, Cabot, AR 72023
(501) 743-3543
Fax: (501) 941-2613

Central Administrative Office

602 North Lincoln Street, Cabot, AR 72023
(501) 843-3363
Fax: (501)843-0576

Middle Schools (Grades 5-6)

Cabot Middle School North
1900 North Lincoln Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3571
Fax: (501) 605-0413

Cabot Middle School South
2555 Kerr Station Road, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3570
Fax: (501) 941-7432

Junior High Schools
(Grades 7-8)

Cabot Junior High North
38 Spirit Drive, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3572
Fax: (501) 605-8472

Cabot Junior High South
38 Panther Trail, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3573
Fax: (501) 941-7746