Local Effort Supplies Books

Posted: October 21, 2012 at 5:30 a.m.

Second-grader Jhonathan Fuentes

There were two books under the battered Christmas tree when Jennie Rehl, principal of Grace Hill Elementary School, made a home visit last year.

At A Glance

Reading Is Fundamental

This year, second-graders in two Bentonville and 12 Rogers elementary schools will receive three books from the Reading is Fundamental program. Last year the program served 1,490 second-graders in 16 schools and included Garfield and Pea Ridge elementary schools.


• Mary Mae Jones Elementary School

• Sugar Creek Elementary School


• Bonnie Grimes Elementary School

• Eastside Elementary School

• Grace Hill Elementary School

• Russell D. Jones Elementary School

• Lowell Elementary School

• Joe Mathias Elementary School

• Northside Elementary School

• Old Wire Elementary School

• Reagan Elementary School

• Frank Tillery Elementary School

• Elza R. Tucker Elementary School

• Westside Elementary School

Source: Staff Report

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