Benton County Education reporter
It's spring break, but the classrooms and halls at Bentonville's Elm Tree Elementary School are bustling with activity this week.
Leon Wilmoth acknowledges the dead lion was his fault.
It appears a deal is far from imminent, but the School District is studying buying a church to help alleviate its need for additional space.
Three Northwest Arkansas schools are among the newest Diamond Schools to Watch based on academic excellence, developmental responsibility to students and social equity.
BENTONVILLE -- The School Board completed its first performance evaluation of Superintendent Debbie Jones and extended her contract by one year Monday.
Student tries to shift negativity
CENTERTON — “Women of West” might sound to some like a group for feminists, but that’s not exactly what Lizzie Bermudez had in mind when she started the club at Bentonville West High School.
BENTONVILLE -- A committee of administrators studied and chose not to recommend any changes to the method of determining credits for high school students transferring into the School District, despite one student's claim the method is unfair.
It’s first elementary division state finalist to qualify for international competition
ROGERS -- An unlikely group of students ranging in age from 5-11 formed a team that recently became the first from Arkansas to qualify for an international robotics competition in the elementary school division.
School Board president Travis Riggs proposed giving teachers raises retroactive to the beginning of the school year, but fellow board members questioned the timing.
Bentonville High School's chamber orchestra finished seventh out of 10 schools at a national competition in New York City during the weekend.