Summer school in 2015 at SSISD
May28

Summer school in 2015 at SSISD

Summer school in 2015 has two components: Credit Recovery and End of Course Reviews. There is no cost for summer school. Applications must be received before the first day of the summer school session. Credit Recovery – for recovery of credit not earned during the regular school year. Dates are Monday-Thursday, beginning 6/15 and ending 7/23. Hours are 8:00-12 Noon or 12:30-4:30 p.m. Location is Austin Academic Center, 808 S. Davis,...

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Regular Schedule for SSISD Tuesday
May26

Regular Schedule for SSISD Tuesday

At 5 a.m. Tuesday morning, SSISD Superintendent Mike Lamb said Sulphur Springs schools will open on time today and will conduct a regular schedule for the day. Although much of the city and county was without electricity due to downed power lines, the start of the school day will not be affected. Buses will run their normal schedule and classrooms at the various schools will be open at their regular times. This school year the SSISD...

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Saltillo ISD 8th Grade, Senior Graduates
May22

Saltillo ISD 8th Grade, Senior Graduates

8th Grade Group L to R – Karmin Villeda (not here anymore), Monica Harvick, Ben Moore, Madai Gomez, Canyon Davis, Lorena Castro; 2nd Row L to R: Calli Calahan, Devin Pullen, Sienna Collins & Matthew Gurley; 3rd Row L to R: McKenna Wiler, Melissa Tawil, Nathan Valenzuela, Levi Hoover, Devin Matthews, Jodie Tippit, Jace Dunlap & Christy Marquez. Not Pictured – Lindsay Butler.   Sienna Collins, the 8th Grade...

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Sports Coaching Changes in SSISD
May22

Sports Coaching Changes in SSISD

     This is the time of the year for coaches to make moves.  Wildcats Athletic Director Greg Owens has been busy filling several spots on his staff.  Defensive assistant Scott Rozell has resigned to become Defensive Coordinator at Commerce.  Coach Owens has hired David Morris, a business teacher who will also coach defensive linemen.  Morris has been a defensive coordinator for the past five years, most recently in Taylor.  Coach...

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Appraisal District Mails Notices to Some Property Owners
May22

Appraisal District Mails Notices to Some Property Owners

Earlier this month, notices went out to property owners whose property had had a significant change in value. Those who disagree with the findings of the Hopkins County Appraisal District Office have a deadline approaching to register a protest and seek a change. Residents have until June 4th to question or challenge the appraisal. Notices were only sent to those whose value increased, new owners,  or if the property owner had...

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Summer Food Service at Travis Elementary
May22

Summer Food Service at Travis Elementary

The Sulphur Springs Independent School District announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program.  Breakfast and lunch will be provided at the Travis Elementary Cafeteria at 130 Garrison Street in Sulphur Springs, Texas.  Dates for the program operation will be Monday through Thursday, beginning Monday, June 8, 2015 through July 9, 2015. Children between the ages of one through 18 are invited to attend. The cafeteria will...

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Summer Sports Camps Offered at PJC
May21

Summer Sports Camps Offered at PJC

Paris Junior College’s Dragons sports programs will hold camps this summer for youth interested in men’s and women’s basketball and women’s volleyball. “We know parents are looking for activities for their children over the summer, and this allows young people to take advantage of our college’s coaching expertise and interact with our athletes,” said PJC President Dr. Pamela Anglin. “They will have a great time...

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Top Students and Graduation Dates for Area High Schools
May20

Top Students and Graduation Dates for Area High Schools

North Hopkins High School has 15 seniors who will graduate on Saturday Jun 6. Commencement will be conducted at 3 p.m. in Panther Gym. Valedictorian is Maruricio Gamez and Salutatorian is Denice Franco. Sulphur Bluff High School will graduate 13 seniors Saturday June 6th at 5 p.m. in the new high school gym. Their top two graduates will be announced May 29th during awards day ceremonies. Yantis ISD will graduate 16 in commencement...

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Sixty-three Pinned in PJC Ceremonies
May20

Sixty-three Pinned in PJC Ceremonies

Paris Junior College’s Heath Occupations Department held award and pinning ceremonies and handed out certificates to sixty-three students in vocational nursing May 14 in the Hunt Center. The Hopkins-Nicholas Award for outstanding performance in both classroom and clinical training went to Christin Walsh of Greenville. The award for highest grade point average was shared by Jacqueline Davis of Paris and Nizzia Tubb of Sulphur...

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SSISD Board Hears Preliminary Budget
May19

SSISD Board Hears Preliminary Budget

The Sulphur Springs School board had their first budget work session for the budget for next school year. District Business Manager Sherry McGraw presented what she called a very preliminary budget. It featured revenues and expenditures of roughly $30.6-million. Revenues actually are greater than expenses by a mere $1,351. Ms. McGraw said the preliminary budget used estimated net taxable values from the county Appraisal District...

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