Education Briefs for Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Published Wednesday, April 4, 2018
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SPRING CLEANING – Alvord ISD is cleaning out the old middle school building for storage. The district wants to provide an opportunity for groups or individuals to retrieve items used in fundraisers. Contact Kelly Martin 940-427-5975.

EARLY VOTING – Voting begins in the Alvord ISD bond election April 23 and will run through May 1. The election on the $5.11 million bond package to build a new gym at Alvord Elementary and a pair of classrooms is May 5.

TRANSFER APPLICATIONS – Alvord ISD is accepting new transfer applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Applications can be printed at alvordisd.net or picked up atn at the Alvord ISD Administration Office located at 100 Mosley Lane. All applications and supporting documentation must be returned by June 18, 2018.Transfer student applications will be considered at the regular school board meeting in July.

GRADUATION – The Alvord ISD School Board recently approved a policy change that will allow all current or former board members to present a diploma to a graduate who is a family member. Any former board members who want to present a diploma to a family member at graduation will need to contact Julie Dickerson at the high school as soon as possible.


BIG EVENT – Boyd ISD’s first Big Event, a one-day service project, is May 5. To show their appreciation to the community, Boyd students will complete service projects such as yard work, fence repairs, window washing and painting for citizens. To request a job, fill out a form at Boyd High School. Deadline to apply is April 6. Call Robin Nobles, 940-433-9580.

PUBLIC ACCESS TO LIBRARY – The Boyd Intermediate/Middle School library is open to the public between 5 and 8 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday now through May 25 to trade books, access the internet and email, and for students to receive help with homework.

COLOR RUN – The Boyd 5K Color Run is 8 a.m. April 28 at Boyd High School. The fun run benefits the Boyd Education Foundation. Early registration is $20 for adults and $10 for students. Registration forms are available at boydisd.net or at any Boyd ISD campus.

KINDERGARTEN/PRE-K ROUNDUP – Boyd Elementary will hold a kindergarten/pre-K roundup from 4 to 6 p.m. April 30. Parents will need to bring the child’s birth certificate, Social Security card and shot record, their driver’s license and proof of residency.

PRE-K REGISTRATION – Bridgeport Elementary School will be holding pre-kindergarten registration on Thursday and Monday in the BES cafeteria from 3:45 to 5 p.m. To register, bring your child’s birth certificate, shot record, Social Security card, proof of residence (utility bill, etc.), and a picture I.D. of the adult enrolling the child.


KINDER REGISTRATION – Paradise Elementary kindergarten registration is April 11 and 25 by appointment only. Call 940-969-5046.

HOMEWORK HELP – Paradise Intermediate is offering tutoring for all grade levels 7:30 to 8 a.m. every morning.

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