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The FBI issued a general awareness statement about information they received relating to a possible school shooting. There was a shooting threat for Kentucky on August 28th and for Arkansas on August 29th. The FBI could not confirm the source of the reporting party.

Benton Public Schools is not aware of any specific threat involving our school district. 

Benton administration will work closely with our SRO staff and other law enforcement agencies to monitor and take all threats seriously. As always, the safety and security of Benton students and faculty are priority.  --Dr. Mike Skelton, Superintendent

Congratulations to the winners of the Martin Luther King Essay Contest.  Each winner was awarded a cash prize along with a certificate.
Addison Ball - 5th Grade
Chase Kemp - 5th Grade
Lanie Rippy - 6th Grade
Seth Young - 6th Grade
Jordan Cloud - 7th Grade

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