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Meet Craig Toney, SSISD Bi-Lingual/ESL/Two-Way Dual Language Program Coordinator
Apr28

Meet Craig Toney, SSISD Bi-Lingual/ESL/Two-Way Dual Language Program Coordinator

Craig Toney During the KSST Good Morning Show on April 27, 2021, Craig Toney dropped in to share information about programs in place for K-3rd graders in the Sulphur Springs school district who need or want dual-language training in English and Spanish. The amazing Dual-Language program may be new to some in the community. According to Toney, learning about the Dual-Language Program is especially important for parents of young...

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SSISD Kindergarten, Two-Way Dual Language Program, Pre-K, Head Start Sign Ups Scheduled
Apr15

SSISD Kindergarten, Two-Way Dual Language Program, Pre-K, Head Start Sign Ups Scheduled

Kindergarten Round-Up and the Sulphur Springs ISD’s 2021-2022 Two-Way Dual Language Program application is in progress. Parents/guardians can apply at kindergarten round-up for the dual language program, and two informational parent meetings about it are scheduled as well. Two-Way Dual Language Program Applications are now available for the SSISD Two-Way Dual Language Program, an enrichment program in which students learn to...

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Sulphur Springs ISD New Student, Dual Language Program Registration Begins March 25
Mar18

Sulphur Springs ISD New Student, Dual Language Program Registration Begins March 25

Registration For Current Pre-K, Head Start Students Conducted Via Skyward Family Access Sulphur Springs ISD New Student Registration Round-up for kindergarten through third begins March 25 for the 2021-2022 school year. This registration is for new students who did NOT end the 2020-2021 school year in Sulphur Springs ISD. Parents of current pre-kindergarten and Head Start students will complete a Returning Student Registration with...

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SSISD Announces June 16 Parent Meeting For Two-Way Dual Language Program
Jun10

SSISD Announces June 16 Parent Meeting For Two-Way Dual Language Program

A Sulphur Springs ISD parent meeting for the Two-Way Dual Language Program is scheduled June 16. This is for any parent interested in their child, who will be entering kindergarten in the 2020-2021 school year at SSISD, participate in the SSISD Two-Way Dual Language program. The enrichment program is designed to teach children a second language in a natural way through subject content instruction and everyday classroom conversation....

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Registration For SSISD Dual Language Enrichment Program Ends Friday
May15

Registration For SSISD Dual Language Enrichment Program Ends Friday

Duel Language Enrichment Program students from Travis Primary School perform songs they learned in class during Monday’s Sulphur Springs ISD Board of Trustees meeting. Registration for next year’s kindergartners in Sulphur Springs Independent School District’s Two-Way Dual Language Enrichment Program is ongoing through Friday, May 17. The enrichment program is designed to teach children a second language in a natural...

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Registration For SSISD’s Two-Way Dual Language Enrichment Program Ongoing Through May 17
Apr09

Registration For SSISD’s Two-Way Dual Language Enrichment Program Ongoing Through May 17

Parents who are interested in enrolling their child in next year’s kindergarten two-way dual language program at Sulphur Springs Independent School District have until May 17 to do so. However, early registration is encouraged, not only to help district administrators and staff prepare for the year, but to ensure a spot in the class for qualifying children. The enrichment program is designed to teach children a second language...

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Milestones Reached For 2 Programs At County Jail
Feb02

Milestones Reached For 2 Programs At County Jail

Hopkins County jail marked two milestones this week – success in two of the programs offered to inmates. This week, two of the women enrolled in the GED program at the jail passed their tests to earn their certificates. Two trustees also found their smiles, thanks to the new teeth they received, as part of a dental program as well. Hopkins County Sheriff Lewis Tatum, Jamie Dowell, Robert Stephens, Dr. Millie Nylan, Maranda Miller,...

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Travis Primary Hosts Cinco De Mayo Programs
May04

Travis Primary Hosts Cinco De Mayo Programs

Students at Travis Primary School invited parents and community members to the school this week to catch their Cinco de Mayo presentations. The dual language second graders presented their program on Thursday and the two-way dual language students presented their Cinco de Mayo programs Friday, in the school cafeteria. Following the programs, parents were invited to stay and enjoy with their students the tables laden with snacks for...

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Education Bills Address Finance Overhaul, Teacher Certifications, Special Programs
Apr05

Education Bills Address Finance Overhaul, Teacher Certifications, Special Programs

The last two days have been busy ones as far as education goes in both the Senate and House, with bill impacting budgets, special populations, educators’ pay and a variety of other related topics. WEDNESDAY The Texas House passed a bill supposed to be targeted at reforming the school finance system. The bill allocates $6.3 billion of new funding for Texas public schools and students, and dedicates $2.7 billion for property tax...

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SSISD Board Approves Lower Grade Campus Restructure
Mar20

SSISD Board Approves Lower Grade Campus Restructure

A restructure of lower grade campuses was approved by the Sulphur Springs School Board during a Monday, March 19, 2018, afternoon special session. The restructure will allow students to stay on the same campus longer. The restructure, which has been a desire of Superintendent Michael Lamb since his taking office (see video below), will ultimately place four classes of four grades on each of the four lower grade schools and will create...

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