Officials Celebrate Bentonville West High School Project

Posted: June 24, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO SAMANTHA BAKER • @NWASAMANTHA Michael Poore, Bentonville Public Schools superintendent, describes a visual of what Bentonville West High School will look like Monday at the site of Bentonville West High School groundbreaking on Gamble Road in Centerton.

CENTERTON -- Streaks of blue and gold sand appeared Monday after School Board members and other community officials dug their shovels into what had seemed like an ordinary bed of dirt.

At A Glance

Site Price

The Bentonville School Board last week approved a guaranteed maximum price of $7.12 million for site work for Bentonville West High School. That covers all the work required to prepare the site for construction. The School District expects to get its guaranteed maximum price for the building in September.

Source: Staff Report

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