In order to keep pace with the ever-growing population in NWA, the Bentonville School District has decided to rezone elementary schools, a change that will go into effect Fall of 2022.
- Bentonville has over 18,000 students across 13 elementary schools. Wednesday (5/5) was the first of two community forums to discuss the rezoning plan with parents before the board votes in June.
- Quote: “Bentonville doesn’t seem to be slowing down in terms of city population,” Bentonville Communications Director Leslee Wright said. “...our goal this evening, to let people know what’s coming so they can prepare their families if they might be affected by it."
Read the full article HERE. The next public input meeting will be held May 12 at 5:30p at the Bentonville West High School Performing Arts Center.