School News
  • Bonham High School Principal David Ketcher and BHS students of the month Kayli Knipe and Eliud Gonzalez
  • This year, in addition to accepting applications from high school seniors planning to attend a four-­year college or university, Ruiz 4 Kids is also accepting scholarship applications from high school seniors who plan to attend a two-year college or vocational institution.
  • Bonham GT students at Finley-Oates Elementary and I.W. Evans Intermediate schools recently participated in Code.Org's annual Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week. The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. The event seeks to get students interested in learning computer science, specifically the art of computer coding.
  • Enrollment applications are available for the current and upcoming school year for Fannin County Head Start and the Pre-Kindergarten programs at Bonham ISD. Applications are welcome for any child that is three or four years old as of September 1 of the school year in which you are applying. Regardless of income, placement into one of the programs is available when there are vacancies in the program. If no vacancies exist, students are placed on a waitlist until a spot becomes available.
  • Front row left to right: Ben Daniel-1st grade, Jackson Hubanks-PK, Alan Geer-Kindergarten. Middle row left to right: Arin Henshaw-3rd grade, Kenli Hardy-2nd grade, Taegan Jones-1st grade. Back Row left to right: Odessa Cornwell-6th grade, Brylie Leach-5th grade, Hayden Smith-4th grade
  • The Partners in Education Committee of the Denison Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 8th Annual Kits for Kids School Supply & Clothing Drive. This School Supply Drive is to help fill the unmet need for the different school supply items, clothing (such as warm up clothes, underwear, and socks for the occasional unplanned clothing change at school) and backpacks. We are asking people that would like to help out to take a few moments and purchase one or two extra items at the stores to donate.
  • Dougherty's work has grown from single sculptures on pedestals to large scale installations requiring truckloads of saplings. He has constructed more than 230 of these sculptures in the last 30 years. Dougherty plans to join together large structures with four to five different types of trees and materials gathered from the Commerce area. A unique twist to his work is that he invites members of the community to be involved. Birthday Palace, 2014. National Tropical Botanical Garden, Kauai, HI. Photo: Daniel Finchum.
  • Morning Star Academy has announced that the nondenominational Christian school will be expanding to include full curriculum for seventh graders for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Austin College students seeking to learn about the culture and religion of Scotland are doing so as they spend the college's January term in Scotland.
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  • Richland College recently met the requirements for designation as a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (CDFAE), the only institution in Texas and one of only 10 institutions in the nation to earn this distinction.
  • The George Blakey Daughters of the American Revolution will be accepting essays for the annual Mary Lou Kissinger Scholarship. Graduating seniors from a Fannin County high school are encouraged to submit a 150-word essay on "The heritage of the past is the seed that brings forth the harvest of the future."
  • A Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Bonham ISD was held Monday, January 19, 2015, beginning at 6:00 PM in the I.W. Evans Intermediate School, 1300 N. Main Street,
    Bonham, Texas 75418.