All Bentonville sixth-graders to get pre-AP science

Posted: January 29, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Bentonville School District administration building.

BENTONVILLE -- Every sixth-grader in the School District will take an advanced course in science starting this fall, part of the district's attempt to increase academic opportunities for all students.

Gifted and talented

All public school districts in Arkansas must provide a program for gifted and talented students. Students with “high potential in the areas of intelligence, task commitment and creativity” should receive gifted and talented services, according to the Arkansas Department of Education.

Source: Staff report

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