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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

Future Business Leaders of America competed in the state competition against hundreds of other students from across the state.  The following students placed in their respective competitions and have qualified to compete at the National FBLA competition:

2nd Place - Julia McPeake - Sales Presentation
3rd Place - Aaron Conrad - Political Science
3rd Place - Hank Herzfeld - Introduction to Business
4th Place - Olivia Roberson - Journalism

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