Education

Rusk Junior High students participating in the all region choir contest in Hallsville Saturday, Oct 13 are from left Kasey Finley, first chair soprano; Moriah Cole, 10th chair alto; Katy Cowan, 17th chair alto; Hunter Moore, 25th chair bass; and Danielle Goodwin, 14th chair for the high school choir. Miss Goodwin will advance to pre-area. All Region Choir

Alto Elementary honored its October students of the Month with breakfast before school Friday. The parents, teachers and the honorees were served doughnuts and juice. Each student received a framed certificate to celebrate their hard work for the month. Students of the month are from left, Jesse Soto (Delana Mason's kindergarten class), Lane Jackson, (Tiffany Weatherford's first grade class), Jamarcus Johnson (Lea Morgan's second grade class), Victoria Rowe (Jennifer Eckel's third grade class), and Miriam Serrano (Carlynn Gardner's fourth grade class). Students of the Month

RUSK ISD
Thursday, Nov. 1 Primary, Elementary, Intermediate, Junior High, High School: Pork roast, mashed potatoes, English peas, applesauce, rolls, milk Friday, Nov. 2 Primary:...
Alto Elementary School students in first grade through fourth grade, who met their accelerated reading goal, had the opportunity to have their names placed in a jar and were eligible for a $20 drawing. Winners for the first six weeks were, from left, fourth grader Hope Davis, third grader Alexxi Blakemore, second grader Carric McDonald and first grader, Dusty Birdwell. Alto's winning readers

Jacksonville l High School Cafeteria Crew was ready for Spirit Day. JHS celebrated Spirit Week in preparation for the homecoming game with Whitehouse. Spirit Week preparations

ALTO ELEMENTARY
All A honor roll First Grade: Lane Jackson, Gerardo Olvera, Ke'Astra Woodson, Iyauna Bruton, Reagan Davis, Alexandria Griffin, Mason Griffith, Sunny Larabell, Samantha...
RUSK JUNIOR HIGH
All A Honor Roll Sixth Grade: Casey Abernathy, Margaret Beckworth, Kelsey Blankinship, Jade Buckley. Brittany Christopher, Kyleigh Christopher, Tristan Collins, Jutsin...
RUSK INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
All A Honor Roll Fourth Grade: Jonathan Bachmeyer, Elizabeth Berry, Jayanna Bishop, Corey Bowens, Payton Castleberry, Christian Coutee, Moira Debbs, Elizabeth Dover,...
RUSK ELEMENTARY
The Rusk Independent School District recently released the names of honor students for the first six weeks of the year: All A Honor Roll Second Grade: Jarrett Basse,...
Rusk Immediate School's accelerated reader winners for the first sixth weeks include from left, Moira Debbs and Trae Gunter, fourth grade; and Michelle Avant and Zachary Morgan, fifth grade. Rusk accelerated readers

New Summerfield School News
The district will recognize Red Ribbon Week from Monday, October 22 through Friday, October 26. Classes at all levels will compete in a Penny War...

RUSK ISD
Monday, Oct. 29 Primary Elementary, Intermediate: Sloppy Joe, fries, pickle spears, oranges, milk Junior High, High School: Same as above Tuesday, Oct. 30 Primary...
RUSK HIGH SCHOOL
All A Honor Roll Ninth Grade: Morgan Marie Ford, Amanda Janel Gilchrest, Sandra Olivia Haddon, Jordan Page Magruder,Thomas Andrew Marchetti, Brittany Ann Mitchell, Michael...
The Jacksonville High School marching band earned a Division I rating Saturday at UIL competition in Nacogdoches. Other 4A bands earning a Division I rating include: Nacogdoches, Lindale, Whitehouse, Henderson and Hallsville. The band is under the direction of Mike Bullock. PHOTO: SCOTT MCCUNE Jacksonville marching band

Jacksonville Mayor Robert Haberle pauses with students from Jacksonville Christian School, after purchasing Rifle Raffle tickets. Girls in the front from left are Chloe Henderson and Jayci Dixon; boys on the back row include Matthew Scruggs and Bradley Beall. JCS is sponsoring the raffle for a new Remington model 700 BDL 270 rifle and Nikon 4 x 12 x 50 Buckmasters scope, with a hard case provided by a JCS fifth grade parent. Tickets may be purchased from any JCS student or the JCS office for $5 each. PHOTO: ROBIN BEST That's the ticket!