In the first round of state testing 78 percent of fifth and eight graders passed the reading test, and Denison and Sherman Independent School Districts’ results were at least near par with state results and surpassed them in some cases.
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School lunches may get an upgrade for Denison and Sherman students after both school districts approved five-year annual renewable food service management contracts with Aramark this week.
POTTSBORO — The Pottsboro Independent School District has been stoking the flames of change this school year. With a decision to install a new transportation facility and purchasing land for a new middle school, the Board was able to cement these changes Monday night by signing on WRA Architects at the ISD Board meeting.
A small-town feel and business opportunities are what brought Juston Dobbs to Sherman.
Being a mother of four and a teacher’s aide has given Cathy Renshaw experience that she said has helped her serve on the Sherman Independent School District Board of Trustees for the past 15 years. She said she hopes that experience carries her to another term.
The Denison Independent School District Board of Trustees voted to approve a budget amendment for the 2014-15 school year on Tuesday night due to a safety concern with the bleachers at Denison High School.
In a workshop Monday, the Sherman Independent School District accepted a report from N2 Learning for the District’s strategic plan.
Pop songs, pom poms and wild outfits were essential for the first State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR Testing) pep rally Monday for students at Houston Elementary School in Denison.
The Denison Independent School District and Chelsea Garden Club dedicated a plaque in memory of Bill Jacobs, who served as the superintendent from 1981 to 1993. A small ceremony was held outside the main entrance of Denison High School on Friday morning.
The month of April has become a time of year Grayson County school districts pair with the Children’s Advocacy Center to raise money and awareness of child abuse prevention. The CAC provides services for the prevention, intervention, investigation, prosecution and treatment of child abuse in Grayson County.