School News
  • This informal science program introduces your child to the natural world through nature walks and hands-on science activities that foster cooperation with others, language development and creative play.
  • Starting on August 1, 2017 Bonham ISD began distributing letters to the households of the children in the district about eligibility benefits and any actions households need to take to apply for these benefits. Applications also are available at Bonham ISD Administration, 1005 Chestnut, Bonham, Texas 75418.
  • A regular meeting of the Bonham ISD Board of Trustees has been set for Monday, August 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. to be held in the boardroom of the Administration building. A reception for new staff members will be held prior to the board meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Bailey Inglish cafeteria.
  • The Austin College Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of Steven P. O'Day as the 16th president of Austin College, effective October 30, 2017. The announcement comes following a comprehensive national search. Interim president Michael Imhoff continues his role until October 30.
  • We are well aware of the drop-off and pick-up area at Bonham High School. We are working diligently to improve the process. We very much appreciate the patience during this time. In the coming days, we will pour an asphalt path in the rear of the school for the students.
  • Drivers across North Texas are asked to plan on leaving home a few minutes early if possible this week to compensate for busy streets, observe and comply with all school zone signs and keep an eye out for young pedestrians as another year of school gets underway. Remember that using a cell phone while driving through a school zone is illegal.
  • Dr. Shanan Gwaltney Gibson has been named Dean of College of Business at Texas A&M University-Commerce. Gibson joins the universityís academic leadership team after service as the Associate Dean for Student & Faculty Development at East Carolina University.
  • The Texas Education Agency (TEA) today released the 2017 state accountability ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters, as well as more than 8,700 campuses statewide.

  • Volunteers from he Plano East baseball program helped Armstrong Middle School teachers and staff prepare classrooms for the upcoming 2017-18 school year.
  • An estimated one in five traffic crashes in Texas is caused by distracted driving, and the problem is getting worse.
  • Failing to remove built-up lint from a dryer filter is one of the ways a fire can start in an on- or off-campus dwelling. (Texas A&M AgriLife Communications photo by Paul Schattenberg)
  • Dr. Maria Lamarque, associate professor of Literature and Languages, was the faculty selected for the International Research Faculty Award in the College of Humanities Social Sciences and Arts at Texas A&M University-Commerce
  • After a summer of Ice Age fun, Dino Days 2017 is set to conclude with "Jurassic Park Day" on August 12, 2017. "Jurassic Park Day" will feature an appearance by vehicles from the North Texas chapter of the Jurassic Park Motor Pool. Jurassic Park Motor Pool is a club for owners and enthusiasts of [replica] Jurassic Park vehicles. The group is also expected to bring an assortment of props familiar to fans of the movie. The iconic movie will be played (in Blu-ray 3D) throughout the day in the museum's community room.
  • Graduating class of El Centro respiratory care students - Respiratory therapists can help when inhaling and exhaling become difficult. They assess, monitor and assist patients who are coping with lung and breathing disorders, and they also treat patients with diseases a range of ailments like asthma, lung cancer COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder) and emphysema.
  • Consumers can save on school supplies by prioritizing, checking for sales and taking advantage of the stateís Sales Tax Holiday. (Texas A&M AgriLife Communications photo by Paul Schattenberg)
  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 requires that the public schools of Fannin County not discriminate on the basis of handicap in any district program or activity.