Tag Archives: SCHOOLS

MEXICAN AMERICAN STUDIES COMING TO TEXAS CLASSROOMS

In a few years, public school students in Texas may have a chance to learn about Juan Seguin, Ernesto Zavala, and Cesar Chavez right along with Sam Houston, William Barrett…

BRENHAM HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR AND CHORALE RECEIVE SWEEPSTAKES RATING AT UIL COMPETITION

The Brenham High School Varsity Mixed Choir, Chorale earned the sweepstakes at the UIL Regional Concert an Sight Reading Contest in Houston. Sweepstakes requires a rating of ‘1’ from both…

BRENHAM SCHOOL BOARD TO PURCHASE SCIENCE TEXTBOOKS AND GET UPDATE ON NEW SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION

The Brenham School Board  will get an update on the construction of the new elementary school and the renovations at the middle school when they hold their regular monthly meeting….

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD TO RECONSIDER A RESIGNATION

This is the time of year when school boards begin their hiring process as they accept resignations and reassignments for the next school year. That’s the case in Burton, when…

BISD BOARD MAKES PURCHASE ORDERS FOR NEW SCHOOL

The Brenham School Board made some important purchases for the renovated Middle School and the new Alton Elementary School at last (Monday) night’s meeting. The Brenham School Board agreed with…

BRENHAM ISD HIRES NEW JUNIOR HIGH PRINCIPAL

After a lengthy executive session and a split vote, the Brenham School Board hired Bryan Bryant as the new principal at Brenham Junior High School at last (Monday) night’s meeting….

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD HIRES KAREN STEEKEN AS HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL AGAIN

Karen Steeken will return as the Principal of Burton High School after Monday’s meeting. Burton School Supt. Jim Palmer says Steeken had already submitted her resignation in order to become…

DRIVE 1 FOR UR SCHOOL

The Brenham High School Career and Technology Department stands to gain thousands of dollars in much needed funding from Appel Ford and the Ford Motor Company this Saturday during the…

RECENTLY RESIGNED CALDWELL SCHOOL SUPT. TAKES ANOTHER JOB

The Caldwell School Superintendent who recently resigned after a controversial tenure has landed another job.  Dr. Janet Cummings, who recently accepted a nearly $100,000 buy out of her contract is…

SNOOK ISD CONTINUES TO SEARCH FOR NEW SUPERINTENDENT

The Snook School district continues to search for a new superintendent.  Supt. Larry Williams announced his retirement in March after being the  top official at the school district for the…