Schools and education

USD 204 board reviews improvements needed at BSHS
January 28, 2015
USD 204 Board of Education members are taking a closer look at improvements and maintenance needed at Bonner Springs High School.
Bonner Mayor, school board members unopposed in April
City council members in Bonner, Edwardsville all face challengers
January 27, 2015
At noon on Tuesday, the ballots for April 7 were finalized — and a number of local candidates will be running unopposed.
Bonner Springs resident named one of KU’s University Scholars
January 27, 2015
Bonner Springs student Chad Uhl is one of 20 Kansas University sophomores who have been named University Scholars.
Bonner students named to university honor rolls
January 21, 2015
Several Bonner Springs students have been named to the honor rolls for the fall 2014 semester at their universities.
The key to equality: MLK event reviews the importance of education
January 21, 2015
At the Bonner Springs Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Monday, Olliea Jarrett discussed the different ways the youth got involved in Martin Luther King, Jr.’s fight for civil rights.
Registration approaches for spring/summer BSHS driver’s ed course
January 20, 2015
Bonner Springs High School will hold an informational meeting and registration for Driver’s Education during Parent-Teacher Conferences at 7 p.m. Feb. 11 in the BSHS Auditorium.
3 Bonner Springs high students named to all-state band
January 16, 2015
Three Bonner Springs High School band members were selected as members of the Kansas Music Educators Association 1A-4A All-State Band.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs volunteer Julia Ybarra-Young
January 14, 2015
Julia Ybarra-Young shares a little bit about herself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Bonner Springs organization planning annual MLK celebration
January 7, 2015
Bonner Springs is getting ready for its annual celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Sparse filings for April local elections in Basehor, Bonner area
Several incumbents say they plan to file for re-election
January 7, 2015
Positions for several local governing bodies will be up for election in April, and so far, only a smattering of candidates have filed.
3 Bonner residents noted on Washburn honor roll
January 5, 2015
Washburn University recently announced students named to the fall semester Dean’s Honor Roll, including three Bonner Springs residents.
Kansas court orders more state spending on schools
December 30, 2014
A state district court panel has ruled that Kansas isn’t spending enough money on its public schools to provide a suitable education for every child.
Basehor, Bonner, Edwardsville students among ESU grads
December 23, 2014
Five area students were among the more than 500 candidates for December graduation at Emporia State University.
Edwardsville second graders share their Christmas wish lists
December 22, 2014
Several area elementary school students are carrying on the tradition of writing letters to Santa Claus, detailing their wish list and quite often taking the time to ask Santa how he has been doing, as well.
USD 204 teachers making use of Google classrooms
December 17, 2014
The USD 204 Board of Education Monday learned that teachers are slowly beginning to make use of the Google classroom function.