The Bentonville Public School District
is a comprehensive community public school
district serving students in Kindergarten through 12th grade from Bentonville, Arkansas
, in Benton County
.As of the 2010-2011 school year, the district's 15 schools had a total enrollment of 13,527 students and 900 certified staff members. The Bentonville Public Schools district has grown dramatically in the last decade, and is now the largest district in the state. This growth has encouraged the district to improve its academic, athletic, fine arts, and social programs, and all have been grown in size and quality in recent years. The district saw all of these changes largely under the leadership of superintendent Gary Compton, who took the position in January, 2001.
As of the 2010-2011 school year, the Bentonville Public School District operates 15 schools. The BPS School Board plans to eventually build a second high school to keep up with the enormous growth in elementary school students, but neither final plans nor a timeline have been decided. All data on students comes from the district profile website.
Apple Glen - 568 students<br />Centerton Gamble - 726 students<br />Central Park at Morning Star - 904 students<br />Cooper - 700 students<br />Elm Tree - 624 students<br />Mary Mae Jones - 624 students<br />R.E. Baker - 615 students <br />Sugar Creek - 593 students<br />Thomas Jefferson - 543 students<br... Read More