School Districts Plan To Seek Waivers For Some Snow Days

Posted: February 8, 2014 at 5 a.m.

Several superintendents in Benton and Washington counties said they plan to seek a waiver from the number of required school days because of inclement weather.

By The Numbers

Snow Days

The number of days missed in Northwest Arkansas school districts varies because of road conditions during the recurring bouts of inclement winter weather. The number of days missed as of Friday:

Benton County

• Bentonville: 11

• Decatur: 14

• Gentry: 15

• Gravette: 13

• Pea Ridge: 14

• Rogers: 11

• Siloam Springs: 11

• Washington County

• Elkins: 15

• Farmington: 11

• Fayetteville: 11

• Greenland: 13

• Lincoln: 15

• Prairie Grove: 12

• Springdale: 10

• West Fork: 17

Source: Staff Report

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