Schools and education

Bonner schools’ request for additional funding denied; Basehor-Linwood receives half of funding requested
August 26, 2015
Basehor-Linwood USD 458 Monday learned it will receive a little more than half of the extraordinary need funding it requested from the state, but Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 won’t receive any additional funding.
Populating pollinators: Bonner school, Ag Hall create bee-friendly curriculum
Program may connect with federal effort to support pollinators
August 20, 2015
A project started by Delaware Ridge Elementary second-graders now may become part of a federal program to promote the health of honeybees and other pollinators, via the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame.
Late BSHS grad’s classic car returning to Bonner for Tiblow Days
August 19, 2015
Carolyn Feilbach remembers how much her younger brother, Michael Graham, loved to work on his car in high school.
BSHS fundraiser offers test drives
August 19, 2015
Victory Ford will sponsor a “Drive 4 Ur School” fundraiser Saturday at Bonner Springs High School to benefit the school.
Basehor, Bonner school districts seek additional state funds
August 18, 2015
As the 2015-16 school year begins, concerns local superintendents expressed in the spring have proven true: with enrollment increases, both districts now are seeking additional state aid.
USD 204 reviews budget, bond refinancing
July 29, 2015
The 2015-16 budget and a proposed refunding plan of current school bonds were the major topics of conversation at the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 Board of Education meeting Monday.
USD 204 school supply event set, enrollment open
July 22, 2015
Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 will have the Operation School Supply Drive from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 8 at Clark Middle School.
USD 204 board meeting delayed a week
July 17, 2015
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 Board of Education, originally scheduled to meet July 20, has postponed its meeting until July 27.
BSHS grad with renal failure thankful for community support
Benefit event set for July 25
July 14, 2015
Jason Harrington said while he knew he had a chronic kidney disease, he didn’t know how serious it could get.
KU spring honor rolls include Basehor, Bonner area students
July 8, 2015
Several area students were among those named to the honor rolls at Kansas University for the 2015 spring semester.
Motorcycle ride to benefit BSHS grad
July 8, 2015
An upcoming motorcycle ride will benefit a life-long area resident battling a serious disease.
USD 204 board selects Kim Beets for vacant seat
July 8, 2015
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 Board of Education Monday selected a new board member — a Bonner Springs resident who needs no introduction.
Meeting offers information to prospective Girl Scouts
June 25, 2015
Girl Scouts of Kansas and Missouri will have a free informational session for prospective Girl Scouts next month at the Bonner Springs City Library.
Bonner organizations receive $34,000 in casino grant funding
June 17, 2015
More than $34,000 has been awarded to two Bonner Springs organizations to help improve the health of the community.
USD 204 board seeks applicants
June 4, 2015
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 Board of Education is now accepting applications for the late Ray Cox’s vacant seat.