Tag Archives: SCHOOLS

ALL TEACHERS NEED TO REAPPLY FOR THEIR JOBS AT A NAVASOTA SCHOOL

In what is called a state mandated ‘reconstitution plan’ the entire teaching staff at Navasota Intermediate School have received non-renewal notices for the upcoming school year.  The plan was put…

BURTON SCHOOL BOARD EXTENDS SUPT. PALMER’S CONTRACT

Burton School Supt. Jim Palmer will continue as that district’s chief officer for another year after a lengthy session of the Burton School Board.. The Board extended Palmer’s contract for…

ARTS AND APPETIZERS

You have the chance to see the work of the Brenham School District’s emerging artists during the annual Arts and Appetizers at the Brenham National Bank lobby on March fourth. The…

BISD TO SPEND JUST UNDER A MILLION FOR FURNITURE FOR ALTON AND BRENHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL

The Brenham School Board voted to spend just under a million dollars to furnish  and provide the latest technology for the new Alton Elementary School and the renovated Brenham Middle…

BISD BOARD APPROVES SPENDING FOR CAPTURING KIDS HEARTS

The Brenham School Board agreed to spend $90,000 to send teachers, administrators and staff to be trained under the ‘Capturing Kid’s Hearts’ program at their meeting last (Monday) night. Superintendent…

CAPTURING KIDS HEARTS

When the Brenham School Board meets tonight (Monday) they will continue to find ways to ensure students will continue to go to school and be enthusiastic about being there. The…

CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS WANT TO BAN TASERS IN TEXAS SCHOOLS

The ACLU, along with the  civil rights groups Disability Rights, Texans Care for Children, Texas Criminal Justice Coalitiion, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund and the National Alliance…

BHS SENIOR SAM JENKINS MAKES ALL STATE BAND

Brenham High School senior Sam Jenkins earned third chair in the 4A-All State Band.  Last (Wednesday) night he competed with the top seven 4A percussionists from the sever area’s across…

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…

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…