Since 1686, when Arkansas’ first settlement was established, a rich history of community was developed throughout Arkansas. The state became American soil in 1803 as part of the Louisiana Purchase. It’s natural beauty has been a magnet for population growth for well over 200 years. The big sky of Northwest Arkansas will be viewed by residents from generously-sized home sites. For those interested in new home construction and the Bentonville School District, you are poised to build your future in Scissortail. Located just west of Shadow Valley, Northwest Arkansas’ newest master planned development is here. The landscape of NWA’s residential communities is about to be taken over by SCISSORTAIL!
Scissortail is located at 8600 W Pleasant Grove Road just west of Highway 112. Pleasant Grove Rd Extension to 1-49 is expected to be complete by the end of 2019. Access from Scissortail back to the Pinnacle commercial areas and Interstate 49 will be dramatically enhanced. The convenience and accessibility of our master planned community to area business hubs, shopping, and entertainment is second to none.
Scissortail is located within the Bentonville School District, offering residents the opportunity to send their kids to some of finest schools in the state of Arkansas. When you join the Scissortail community, you also invest in your child’s future. High–quality education is a community-wide priority. Bentonville has one Pre-K School, ten elementary schools serving kindergarten through fourth grade, four middle schools for grades fifth and sixth, three junior high schools for grades seventh and eighth, and 2 high schools for grades ninth through twelfth. Your new home is located near some of the best schools in the United States.
The Scissortail community is zoned for the following public schools:
Central Park Elementary School (K-4th)
NEW Bentonville Elementary School (Opening Fall 2019)
Bright Field Middle School (5th-6th)
Fulbright Junior High School (7th-8th)
Bentonville West High School (9th-12th)
Futhermore, the Bentonville School District recently purchased land on the south side of W. Pleasant Grove Road and has future plans to build additional schools within walking distance of Scissortail.
It’s not hard to see why Bentonville, Arkansas is in one of the fastest-growing areas in the nation. Whether you’re drawn to live theater, world-class shopping, a historic downtown atmosphere, a unique dining experience, or the natural beauty and outdoor activities of nearby Beaver Lake, Northwest Arkansas has something for everyone. The Walmart AMP provides large-venue concerts, and Arkansas Public Theatre offers high-quality community productions. You could also spend a weekend hiking, swimming, boating, camping, or enjoying a picnic in one of the many parks around Beaver Lake. Your family will be sure to find many enjoyable activities close by when you build your new home in Scissortail’s Master Planned Community. Visit Finding NWA for more information about our local attractions.
You can find some of NWA’s finest modern shopping, dining, and entertainment choices at Pinnacle Hills Promenade. Or, you can explore the locally-owned stores, restaurants, and museums along the brick streets of Rogers Historic Downtown. Located close to our new community, Walton’s 5 and Dime Museum, the birth place of Wal-Mart, is located on the quaint streets of the Bentonville Square where you can find other unique gift shops and eateries. The academic culture fostered by The University of Arkansas in Fayetteville has brought many eclectic restaurants and shopping to the area. Dickson Street is home to a large variety of entertainment and music venues as well as popular restaurants and shopping destinations. Just a short drive around Beaver Lake from Scissortail is the vacation destination city of Eureka Springs. While strolling down Spring Street and Main Street, Eureka presents charm and character . The large historic downtown area is made up of 100% Victorian-era buildings filled with shopping, dining, art, and nightlife. To top it off, twice a year Northwest Arkansas hosts dozens of craft fairs which draw artists from around the world, as well as local Ozark artisans. The centerpiece of these craft fairs is The War Eagle Craft Fair , established in 1954. With more than 250 booths of all handcrafted products displayed along the banks of the War Eagle River.
Our master planned community is also near Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crystal Bridges explores the unfolding history of America by collecting and exhibiting outstanding works of art that illuminate our artistic heritage and enrich our understanding and appreciation of our nation and ourselves. With 120 acres of native Ozark forest, Crystal Bridges’ grounds invite you to enjoy the natural environment as a continuation of their museum experience. The Museum’s distinctive architecture immerses visitors in the landscape, while three miles of nature trails encourage exploration and reflection. (Image source: buildipedia.com)