posted: 08/26/2016 1 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE -- The School Board unanimously approved an overall budget totaling $114.95 million for 2016-17.
posted: 08/24/2016 1:10 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE -- School District spending would increase less than half a percent for the 2016-17, under a budget School Board members will take up for a vote Thursday.
posted: 08/22/2016 1 a.m.
Satisfying the demand for workers in business, the trades, manufacturing and production will take time, but a new study offers some hope, a regional workforce expert said.
posted: 08/21/2016 1:06 a.m.
Efforts continue toward opening Northwest Arkansas' first Catholic high school in the fall of 2018.
posted: 08/18/2016 1:08 a.m.
Maddox Benard, 12, and Ava Benard, 10, spent the morning of the first day of school at the new Fayetteville Virtual Academy thinking about what to make out of painted cardboard 3D shapes, LED lights and paper vellum.
posted: 08/16/2016 1 a.m.
SPRINGDALE -- The wait for a campus ended Monday with the opening of the permanent home for the Don Tyson School of Innovation.
posted: 08/15/2016 1 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE -- Four candidates running in the Sept. 20 School Board election introduced themselves to voters Sunday.
posted: 08/13/2016 1 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE -- Superintendent Matthew Wendt's back-to-school rally Friday provided a moment of recognition for all 1,400 employees who work with students in the School District.
posted: 08/12/2016 1:13 a.m.
The Hall of Honor wall in Fayetteville High School's arena recognizes a husband and wife who have been active supporters of the School District and a former social studies teacher.
posted: 08/10/2016 1:08 a.m.
Another school year means a new class of 5-year-olds awaits Kim Justis, who begins her 22nd year as a kindergarten teacher at Turnbow Elementary School.
posted: 08/07/2016 1:12 a.m.
Change is hard.
posted: 08/07/2016 1 a.m.
United Way of Northwest Arkansas recently named 18 organizations awarded $770,000 in grants for the start of its new focus on providing every child a pathway out of poverty.
posted: 07/31/2016 1:11 a.m.
Back-to-school preparations for school districts in Benton and Washington counties include making sure pre-kindergarten classes are ready.
posted: 07/30/2016 1:06 a.m.
Superintendent Matthew Wendt wants to give his leadership team more time to study proposals included in a five-year comprehensive plan before it goes to the School Board for approval.
posted: 07/24/2016 3:56 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE -- The new superintendent of the Fayetteville School District wants to develop a stronger partnership with the University of Arkansas.