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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

Caitlin Ginther has been selected as the Benton High School DAR Good Citizen for the 2018-19 school year.  The DAR Good Citizen exemplifies dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism.  She will now compete for DAR scholarships at the state and national level.  Caitlin is an excellent representative of the DAR characteristics.

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