Schools and education

BSHS continues efforts to increase career pathway courses
September 23, 2015
With an obvious show of success this week for one career pathway at Bonner Springs High School, school administrators gave a progress update Monday for the effort to add other pathways for students.
Alumni Open renamed for late BSHS grad
September 23, 2015
Starting this year, the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Education Foundation’s Alumni Open will honor a late alumni who was a model of community support.
Champions of Change: Bonner Springs High student, school resource officer visit White House
10:41 a.m., September 21, 2015 Updated 03:49 p.m.
Blake McMahan can remember the exact moment he decided he wanted to be a police officer.
Bonner Springs High student, resource officer recognized by White House
September 18, 2015
A Bonner Springs High School student and the BSHS school resource officer will be among seven pairs of young people and law enforcement officials honored at the White House as Champions of Change Monday.
BSHS grad returns to Bonner to promote book
September 14, 2015
A Bonner Springs High School graduate will return to her former stomping grounds this weekend to share her new book.
Home and Garden Tour tickets now available
September 10, 2015
The USD 204 Education Foundation and Bonner Springs Tourism once again are organizing a Fall Home and Garden Tour of area homes Sept. 26.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs High secretary Cindy Stephens
September 10, 2015
Cindy Stephens of Bonner Springs High School is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
USD 204 to save $2.44 million with refinancing
September 9, 2015
Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204’s effort to refinance 2005 bonds has resulted in a larger-than-expected savings.
New high school websites aren’t supported by schools
September 9, 2015
A company is buying up domain names related to local high schools, but some school districts want to make it clear that the sites are not sanctioned by the schools.
Encapsulating history: Edwardsville students create memorabilia for time capsule
September 9, 2015
What will the city of Edwardsville look like 100 years from now?
USD 204’s Nelson again noted as top educator
September 1, 2015
Kim Nelson, Language Arts teacher at Clark Middle School, has been selected to receive the 2016 California Casualty Award for Teaching Excellence, one of public education’s most prestigious awards.
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.