SS FFA Holds Annual Meat & Fruit Sales

The Sulphur Springs High School FFA is once again selling meats and fruit as a fundraiser. Ag Teacher Amber Norris says they will receive orders through October 16. Funds are used for student supplies, new technology and for field trips. Meat, cookies and dessert items will be delivered on November 11 and fruit will arrive December 4. To order see an FFA student or call the High School at 903-885-2158....

Read More

Little Cheer Camp for the Kids

The Sulphur Springs High School Cheerleaders will have their Little Cheer Clinic on Saturday morning at the High School Gym and Cafeteria. It’s designed for girls in pre-K through sixth grade. Current Cheerleaders from the freshmen through varsity will teach the young girls a cheer, a dance and a chant. The event culminates with a pep rally performance for parents. Current Captain Kelsey Kaufert and Co-Captain Chandler Silman fondly...

Read More
Admiral, There Be Sheep Here!
Sep11

Admiral, There Be Sheep Here!

Two sheep raised by Sulphur Springs High School senior and FFA student Taylor Swinson now on the Sulphur Springs Elementary campus are not only keeping the grass in check but they are also part of an ag curriculum Taylor wrote for the school. The curriculum came about due to Taylor’s Ford Scholar Program. She says the program encourages the scholars to give back to their local communities. Sulphur Springs Elementary Principal Kristen...

Read More

Superintendent Lamb On Policy Waivers for the SSISD

The Sulphur Springs School Board voted to suspend a portion of district policy Monday night for one year only. Superintendent Michael Lamb explained that state passing standards for STAAR math tests would not be established in time for this school year. Therefore the district could not require students in grades five and eight to pass the math test along with reading in order to be promoted to the next grade, as their policy requires....

Read More
Superintendent Lamb Talks About SSISD Enrollment
Sep10

Superintendent Lamb Talks About SSISD Enrollment

The Sulphur Springs School Board was told Monday night that there was good news on the student enrollment front. Superintendent Michael Lamb said the district was growing. Using attendance figures from the Tuesday after Labor Day for the past six years, the district was at an all time high this school year, 4,365 students, 67 more students than last year and up 237 students from five years ago. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

Read More
Power Issues At SSISD Administration Building
Sep09

Power Issues At SSISD Administration Building

It was a long hot day at the Sulphur Springs ISD Administration Building Monday. At 11:15 a.m., lights begin to flicker. By 11:30 a.m., the decision was made to cut off power to the building due to a faulty power connection outside. The very old part was very rusty and corroded. The outage meant no phones or computers and the temperature rose. Employees were sent home at 3 p.m. Power was restored at around 3:30 p.m. It was still warm...

Read More
Superintendent Michael Lamb Gives the School Board a Report on Enrollment
Sep07

Superintendent Michael Lamb Gives the School Board a Report on Enrollment

Sulphur Springs School Superintendent Michael Lamb is scheduled to gave the School Board a report on student enrollment during a regular meeting Monday night at 6 p.m. in the Admin Building. Lamb is expected to show them that overall SSISD school attendance was at 4,365 during the week of Labor Day this year. That reflects a 67-student increase over last year at the same time. Students will again lead those at the meeting in the...

Read More
Early Release 09/12/2014
Sep04

Early Release 09/12/2014

Download (PDF, 124KB)

Read More
North Hopkins FFA Chapter Proudly Inducts New Officers
Aug30
Read More
Sherry McGraw SSISD Business Manager
Aug28

Sherry McGraw SSISD Business Manager

Sulphur Springs ISD Business Manager Sherry McGraw said putting together the budget for this school year was relatively easy. Lots of things that were started last year were continued including a new salary scale and different pay grades. Ms. McGraw said the tax rate was reduced one-cent on the Interest and Sinking fund side. The budget includes 22 new positions mostly due to co-teaching and extra aides. Sulphur Springs ISD Business...

Read More