Tag Archives: SCHOOLS

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BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 2014 READY FOR THE FUTURE

The 318 graduates of the Brenham High School Class of 2014 will begin their adult lives Saturday night, during the commencement exercises. While there is rain in the forecast High…

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BISD EXAMINING PRELIMINARY STAAR SCORES

Bonnie Brinkmeyer, the Brenham School District’s Coordinator for Curriculum and Accountability is reviewing the district’s scores in the most recently administered STAAR Tests. The score were released statewide  from the…

Alton Elementary will move to its new site on South Market at the beginning of the new school year.

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR BISD IS FRIDAY

Friday is the last day of school for the oldest school district in Texas, our own Brenham School district. When the final bells ring the BISD will conclude its 139th…

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CORNERSTONE LAID FOR NEW ALTON SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL

Two years ago Brenham school district voters overwhelmingly approved a $26 million bond issue to renovate the middle school and build a new Alton Elementary School. This led to a…

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PROJECT GRADUATION SET FOR SATURDAY NIGHT

For the 314 graduates of the Brenham High School Class of 2014, Saturday night may well be the most exciting of their young lives.   There are people in our community…

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MASONS TO LAY STONES FOR THE BISD SCHOOLS

Two years ago Brenham school district voters overwhelmingly approved a $26 million bond issue to renovate the middle school and build a new Alton Elementary School. This led to a…

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THIRTEEN WASHINGTON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WIN MIRABEAU LAMAR SCHOLARSHIPS

Thirteen local high school seniors were honored with the Mirabeau B. Lamar for Excellence Award at a banquet at the Graham Masonic Hall in Brenham this week. The scholarships are…

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BURTON SCHOOL BOARD ELECTS NEW OFFICERS

The Burton School Board elected its officers at Monday’s meeting. Marcus Broesche was elected president, Misty Lucherk was elected secretary and  Terri Smith was elected vice-president. Supt. Jim Palmer reported the…

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BISD BOARD RELECTS OFFICERS AMID CALLS FOR RESIGNATIONS

The Brenham School Board quickly re-elected their incumbent officers at Monday night’s meeting at the high school but there was some dissension. Melvin Ehlert will continue as president, Marshall Harrell…

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BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO ELECT OFFICERS

There is a chance for more  fireworks at Monday night’s meeting of the Brenham School board after  a noon meeting two weeks ago.  The Board will be electing it new…