Bentonville School Board approves money for elementary site work

Posted: January 10, 2018 at 1:07 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/DAVE PEROZEK The Bentonville School Board hears a presentation at its meeting Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, on the 12th elementary school, which is set to open in August 2019.

The School Board on Tuesday unanimously approved spending up to $2.57 million on work preparing its Haxton Road property for the 12th elementary school.

Executive session

The Bentonville School Board met for about 30 minutes in executive session after the regular, public portion of its meeting Tuesday. Travis Riggs, board president, said the purpose of the session was to talk about the board’s annual process of evaluating Superintendent Debbie Jones. No action was taken following the executive session.

Source: Staff report

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