School News
  • Texas A&M University-Commerce student Hannah Kirby will compete in the Top 8 on NBC’s The Voice on April 27.
  • Bonham High School will host its first Algebra Camp on Saturday, May 2 from 8:00 a.m to noon for students who will be taking the Algebra EOC in May. Students who are planning to attend the Algebra Camp should contact Jonna Spiller at jonna.spiller@bonhamisd.org or Crystal Buckaloo at crystal.buckaloo@bonhamisd.org by April 24 to register.
  • On Saturday, May 9, the Sam Rayburn ISD will hold an election for voters to approve a $4 million bond designed to provide school security upgrades, an elementary classroom addition with restrooms, cafeteria renovation and a vocational/agricultural facility with classrooms.
  • The department of curriculum and instruction will host award-winning author Floyd Cooper for the 11th Annual Bill Martin Jr Memorial Symposium. Registration will take place at 7:30 a.m. on the second floor of the Rayburn Student Center. The event will take place on Friday May 1 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and Cooper will speak at the morning keynote session at 9 a.m.
  • A Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Bonham ISD was held Monday, April 20, 2015, beginning at 6:00 PM in the Bonham ISD Administration Center, 1005 Chestnut Street, Bonham, Texas 75418.
  • "Here Come the Pollinators" will be the topic for Youth FIRST at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, May 2 at 10:00 a.m. Through games, crafts and activities, youngsters will learn the part that bees, bird, bats and butterflies play in pollinating plants for foods and flowers.
  • The Austin College music department will present a vocal recital by juniors Clarice Davidchik, Sarah Monroe, and Deepika Mannem at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, in Craig Recital’s Recital Hall on campus. The concert is free and open to the public.
  • Area children are invited to participate in Austin College’s 'Roo Bound program Saturday, April 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with the focus on the day on water and the environment. The program, designed to provide a fun learning experience, is free and open to all children in kindergarten through 8th grade.
  • Documentary filmmaker Alejandro Ramirez Anderson will speak at Austin College Thursday, April 30, at 11:00 a.m. in IDEA Center, Room 127, on "Filmmaking in Cuba." A screening of his documentary Cancion de Barrio will take place that evening at 7:00 p.m. in Sherman Hall's Hoxie Thompson Auditorium, with discussion following. The events, sponsored by the College's Latin American and Iberian Studies program and Political Science Department, are free and open to the public.
  • The GLOBE science and education program connects students, teachers, and citizen scientists with opportunities to collect science data through hands-on science in their local communities. credits: GLOBE Program
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s Student Government Association and the Savage Storm Leaders erected 168 white stakes with blue ribbons and the names of the individuals who lost their lives in the Murrah Federal Building bombing on April 19, 1995. U.S. Rep. Markwayne Mullin and Southeastern president Sean Burrage stop to view the display Monday afternoon.
  • (L-R) Jacob Browder, John Rudy, & Jack Neal
  • In his first photography contest, Austin Wilson went home with a blue ribbon for winning the photography category in the Creative Arts Center Youth Art Show, as well as an even more auspicious award when his entry was named Best of Show.
  • Notice is hereby given that on Monday, April 20, 2015, at 6:00 PM the Board of Trustees of the Bonham School District will hold a Regular Meeting at the Bonham ISD Administration Center, 1005 Chestnut Street, Bonham, Texas 75418.
  • For our fishing club, we will be meeting at the State Park on the fishing pier. Our calendar is as follows for dates that we will be fishing at the State Park: April 18th, 25th, May 9th, 23rd, June 6th, and June 13th. This fishing tournament dates are also figured in with our calendar that we will be participating in. The cost for the fishing club is $25.00 which also enrolls an individual in 4-H. The cost for the fishing tournament is also $25.00. For the tournament, youth are not limited to only fishing at the State Park. Fishing at private ponds are permitted as well.
  • Students navigate their rover entry over rocky terrain in the 2014 NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge. image by NASA