Schools and education

Bonner Project Grad hosts poker tournament
October 21, 2014
Bonner Springs High School Project Grad 2015 is hosting a ‘Texas Hold ‘Em’ Tournament at Nov. 1 Twisters Bar and Grill, 13100 Kansas Ave.
Bonner school board approves potential BSHS theater upgrades
October 21, 2014
After 25 years of minimal upgrades for the Bonner Springs High School theater, the USD 204 Board of Education is looking at spending up to an estimated $677,000 to renovate the theater this summer.
Bonner elementary principal receives statewide honor
October 16, 2014
Kim Mitchell, principal at Bonner Springs Elementary School, has been named the Administrator of the Year through the Kansas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
Basehor, Bonner area students among KU summer grads
October 14, 2014
A few area students were among the 950 graduates from the University of Kansas this summer.
Bonner school’s new ‘toy’ an innovative teaching tool
October 14, 2014
Clark Middle School’s new drone may seem more like a “toy,” but technology teacher Eric DeLaRosa sees it as an important teaching tool in the age where education is focusing on better implementation of STEM, or science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Bonner Springs alumni Hall of Fame nominations sought by Nov. 10
October 9, 2014
The Bonner Springs Education Foundation and the Bonner Springs High School Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2015 inductees to the BSHS Hall of Fame.
Bonner school board studies upgrades, plan for sports complex overhaul
October 7, 2014
Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 is looking to upgrade some facilities that have received only “Band-Aids” for far too long.
Bonner schools earn state breakfast award
October 6, 2014
Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 was honored Friday as a Gold-level Kansas School Breakfast Challenge winner.
Bonner homecoming game to feature special guest
October 3, 2014
This year’s Bonner Springs High School Homecoming game will not only showcase the talents of Bonner Springs students, it will also showcase a young talent out of Nashville.
A Brave Crescendo: BSHS band program sees a resurgence in participation
October 2, 2014
The resurgence of the Bonner Springs High School band program was exemplified last week, when the marching band held its fifth annual invitational event.
Bonner arts alliance planning fall festival
September 30, 2014
It doesn’t seem that long since the first-ever Bonner Springs Arts Festival in June, but the Bonner Springs Arts Alliance is already hard at work preparing another event, the Autumn Arts Fest.
Bonner homes tour aims to inspire renovators
September 24, 2014
The Crouches are ready to show off their renovated home, which is why they are taking part in this year’s Fall Home and Garden Tour, benefiting the USD 204 Education Foundation.
Edwardsville Elementary plans Bingo Night
September 23, 2014
Edwardsville Elementary School will host its annual Bingo Night fundraiser 6-8 p.m. Oct. 2 at the school.
USD 204 to study arts alliance’s use of McDanield space
September 17, 2014
If the details can be worked out, largely unused space in the McDanield Early Learning Center may have a new tenant.
Dice Run to benefit BSHS Project Grad
September 16, 2014
Bonner Springs High School Project Grad 2015 will have a Dice Run this weekend to benefit the safe post-graduation celebration.