From an initial pool of approximately 1.6 million students, Jade Dorman is one of the approximately 16,000 students to be named a Semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. She will now compete to be named a National Merit Finalist. We are incredibly proud of her for this amazing accomplishment.
Caitlin Ginther has been selected as the Benton High School DAR Good Citizen for the 2018-19 school year. The DAR Good Citizen exemplifies dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. She will now compete for DAR scholarships at the state and national level. Caitlin is an excellent representative of the DAR characteristics.
Will Tudor, a student at Benton Junior High, was the 2018 Hot Spring County Grand Champion in two divisions, and he finished second overall for showing livestock. Congratulations to Will!
October is National Principals Month, and the Benton School District recognized all of the District's outstanding principals and assistant principals. It is through their hard work, dedication, and commitment that our students and staff are able to excel in many ways. With their leadership and high expectations, our schools have achieved very high levels of success both academically and through extracurricular activities. We are so appreciative to these men and women for the roles that they play in helping our students, staff, and district to be among the best in the state.
Benton High School
Benton Junior High School
Benton Middle School
Angie Grant Elementary School
Caldwell Elementary School
Howard Perrin Elementary School
Ringgold Elementary School
BHS students selected their homecoming court this week, and the royalty was announced to the student body during a pep assembly today. The 2018 Homecoming Queen is Abby Penn. Senior maids are Rylie Davis, Jade Dorman, Shelby Lynch, and Katie Morrow. Junior maids are Kirsten Garner, Morgan Gray, Hannah Labee, and Jamariah Peters. Sophomore maids are Sarah Callahan and Katie Strickland. Congratulations to all!