Wednesday, March 22, 2017

If and More!



Have a great Bobcat Day!  Happy Spring Season!!


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Celebrating "Fill the Gym"

Congratulations to the Benton Community Show Choir students and directors on a terrific season of competitions and entertainment.  We are very fortunate to have such great support for the fine arts at Benton Community and have established a rich tradition of excellence in our programs.  Thanks for your efforts this year!







Monday, March 20, 2017

Bobcat Activities Week of March 20-25, 2017

Below are the Bobcat varsity and other special events scheduled for the week of March 20-25, 2017.

Monday, March 20th:
   Vocal Music - Fill the Gym Show Choir Event   7:00 p.m.
   
 Friday, March 24th:
    End of 3rd Quarter at MS/HS  1:00 p.m. Dismiss
    PK-6 PD
    Spring Play     7:00 p.m.
    
Saturday, March 25th:
    Baseball Skill Development Camp Grades 4-8
    HS Instrumental and Vocal State Solo and Ensemble Festival
    Spring Play   7:00 p.m.
    

Thursday, March 16, 2017

A Child Can Teach an Adult



Have a great Bobcat Weekend and Spring Break!


Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Regular Board Meeting Scheduled for March 15th

The Benton Community Board of Education will hold their regular monthly board meeting on Wednesday, March 15th at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room at Central Office.   An exempt session for the purpose of negotiation strategy will precede the regular meeting at 5:30 p.m.   Below is a tentative agenda for the regular meeting.

TENTATIVE AGENDA
                                                                                                                                                
1.         CALL TO ORDER   
                                                                                                      
2.         DELEGATIONS, COMMUNICATIONS, CONSIDERATION OF                                       
            ADDITIONAL ITEMS FOR THE AGENDA – OPEN FORUM

3.         APPROVAL OF AGENDA   
                                                                                           
4.         APPROVAL OF MINUTES
                                                                                               
5.         BUSINESS SERVICES                                                                                                
            A.         WARRANTS 
            B.         FINANCIAL REPORTS
            C.        DISTRICT AUDIT APPROVAL FOR FY 16
            D.        AUDIT RFP  APPROVAL FOR FY18-FY20
                       
6.         SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT REPORTS                                                                           

7.         ADMINISTRATOR REPORT                                                                                         
             
8.         PERSONNEL                                                                                                                
            A.         RESIGNATIONS
            B.         RECOMMENDATIONS
            C.        TEACHER LEADERSHIP ASSIGNMENT AGREEMENTS FOR 2017-18
           
9.         2017-2018 BUDGET                                                                                                     
A.     PUBLIC PRESENTATION OF THE BUDGET
B.     INSTRUCTIONAL SUPPORT LEVY INCOME SURTAX RATE
C.     SET BUDGET HEARING / BOARD MEETING DATE FOR APRIL 12, 2017
D.     BUDGET PUBLICATION APPROVAL                          
                     
10.       BOARD POLICY                                                                                                                 

11.       FIELD TRIP APPROVAL                                                                                                         

12.       STUDENT TEACHING AGREEMENT APPROVAL                                                         
           
13.       UPCOMING EVENTS                                                                                                         

14.       ADJOURN                                                                                                                     

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Spring Break at Benton Community

Benton Community Schools will be on spring break starting Wednesday, March 15th.  Classes will resume on Monday, March 20th.  Hope that everyone enjoys some time with family and friends during the break!


Monday, March 13, 2017

Bobcat Activities Week of March 13-18, 2017

Below are the Bobcat varsity and other special events scheduled for the week of March 13-18, 2017.  

Monday, March 13th:
    G/B Golf Practice Begins
    No School for Students
    Teachers Report at 10:30 a.m. for PD
    PK-6 P/T Conferences 2:00-7:30 p.m.
     
Tuesday, March 14th:
    HS Vocal Solo and Ensemble Clinic    

Wednesday, March 15th:
    NO SCHOOL - Spring Break
    Regular School Board Meeting   7:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 16th:
    NO SCHOOL - Spring Break
        
Friday, March 17th:
    NO SCHOOL - Spring Break    

Saturday, March 18th:
    Baseball Skills Camp Grades 4-8
    G/B Track WAMAC Indoor Meet at Cornell College  2:00 p.m.