Tag Archives: SCHOOLS

NEW SCHOOLS ARE ON SCHEDULE

Assistant BISD School Supt. Byron McAdams reported to the Brenham School Board of Trustees at last (Monday) night’s meeting that the schools are progressing and catching up for lost time…

59TH ANNUAL WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE

The best speller in Washington County will be discovered tonight as the 59th Annual Washington County Spelling Bee begins tonight (Tuesday)  Krause Elementary School. Twenty-four of Washington County’s top spellers…

TANNER DAVID WINS WASHINGTON COUNTY SPELLING BEE

Tanner David a fifth grader at St. Paul’s Christian Day School won this year’s Washington County Spelling Bee after fifteen rounds with 24 competitors at Krause Elementary School Tuesday (last)…

BISD STEPPING UP SECURITY

In the wake of increasing school violence across the nation, the Brenham school district has increased its security at four of the district’s campuses. Superintendent Sam Bell told the weekend…

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS REVIEW

New requirements for high school graduation will be a topic of discussion when the Brenham School District’s board of trustees meet Tuesday night.    High school students are now required…

SOMERVILLE SCHOOL BOND ELECTION

Voters in the Somerville School district will be casting ballots on  proposed $12.5 million bond issue that would build a new elementary school, renovated the high school, a new cafeteria …

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO CALL ELECTION

Election Day will be Saturday May 10th for the Burton School Board, providing someone files against the incumbents. When the Burton School Board meets Monday they are expected to call…

LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL AT BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL

Thursday is opening night for the annual Spring musical by the Brenham High School Drama department. This year it is the musical edition of the hit movie ‘Legally Blonde.’  This…

BISD AWAITING WORD FROM STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION ON HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION STANDARDS

Bonnie Brinkmeyer, the Brenham School District’s Director of Instruction and Accountability says she is waiting with ‘baited breath’ for the decision from the State School Board about the new and…

BISD TO HEAR MORE ABOUT GAMECHANGERS

The Brenham School Board will take a look at some preliminary budget projections during a special noon meeting Monday at the School District Administrative Offices. BISD Business Director Kim Horne…