Our History

History

For over fifty years, residents of Benton, Bryant and surrounding communities have looked to Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School to provide outstanding academic programs– combined with Christian principles – for an unparalleled educational experience. Founded in 1959 by the Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Jonesboro, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School is dedicated to offering the highest quality academic curriculum, integrated with discipline, citizenship, religious truth and traditional values.
Located at 818 West Cross Street in Benton, Our Lady of Fatima School is housed in a 14,000 square-foot building completed in 1996. The facility includes nine classrooms, a conference facility, and administrative offices. The library, computer lab, lunchroom, and gymnasium are housed in an adjacent building.