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It may seem like a paradox, but the family that founded Walmart is helping to reshape the Arkansas landscape, to surprising effect.
Organizers of the 2018 Northwest Arkansas School Choice Festival are looking to build on last year's inaugural event and provide more information about local educational options.
Songs filled the air around Bentonville's square as students from a local school performed old time holiday favorites on Wednesday night.
Songs on the Square was put on by students from the Thaden School.
Students at a new area school joined forces with NWACC's culinary school to help out local food banks for the holidays.
A recent trip to New Zealand gave some Northwest Arkansas educators a chance to observe how schools there approach teaching and learning, inspiring ideas for changes in their own schools.
Construction is officially underway for Bentonville's newest independent school.
With the support of the Walton Family Foundation, the school has selected a team of architects to design its 30-acre campus in Downtown Bentonville.
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art regularly entertains visits from students on field trips, but a new private school will occupy the museum full-time for its first month of operation.
Thaden School in Bentonville will open this fall, and the private school located in the Market District downtown has announced in the past few months the hiring of a director of campus life and several founding faculty members, in addition to the expansion of its Board of Directors.
Thaden School officials have released images of the campus they envision developing within the next two years on the former county fairgrounds near downtown.
A festival gave parents a chance to meet officials from charter schools, private schools, traditional school districts and other education groups in one spot.
A private school that will open in August is preserving the past even as it prepares students for their future.
The Thaden School will be more like a small college campus than a traditional school building, school and design officials revealed to a small crowd Wednesday night.
"This is not one big building with one door and some emergency exits," said Z Smith, principal at Eskew+Dumez+Ripple, a New Orleans, La.-based architecture firm. "But really it's like a small college campus."
New independent school will open in Northwest Arkansas in 2017
It’s official. A new independent school – known as Thaden School – will be opening its doors to families across Northwest Arkansas in the fall of 2017. We caught up with Dr. Clayton Marsh, founding head of school, to get more insight into the planning process and what the community can expect.
Bentonville, Northwest Arkansas Families to Benefit from World-Class Educational Option, Led by Dr. Clayton Marsh, Deputy Dean of the College at Princeton University