Education

ESL class registration set
Registration for Rusk Primary School's ESL English as a Second Language (ESL) summer school program will be from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, April 30- Friday, May 4. at the Rusk...
These students in Diane Scott's Pre-k 4 class are working in their journals. Mattilyn Hamilton, Cassidy Martin, Adanta Freeney, Alex Kennedy and Bailey Beard spend the day learning pre-kindergarten skills that will prepare them for kindergarten. Registration for kindergarten and pre-kindergarten classes is May 1. Kindergarten, Pre-K registration slated
Registration for Rusk ISD kindergarten students for the 2007-08 school year will be held from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1, at the Primary...

Registration set for ESL summer school
Registration for Rusk Primary School's ESL English as a Second Language (ESL) summer school program will be from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, April 30, through Friday, May 4. at...
Gopher Fest kings and queens in last weekend's pageant include from left, Jordan Armstrong, with mom, Gina; Paden Wilcox, Faith Hunt, Alexis Morris, Victoria Green and Courtney Chandler with her mom, Amanda. Not pictured is 5 month old Josiah Palmer.

Rusk High School students of the month for April are from left, Amber Parker and Colton Campbell, freshmen; Kassidy Stanley and Nicky Goodman, sophomores; Cambry Blakemore and Jared Colville, juniors; and Tina Jackson and Ben Thompson, seniors. Students of The Month
Rusk High School students of the month include Amber Parker and Colton Campbell, freshmen; Kassidy Stanley and Nicky Goodman, sophomores; Cambry...

The Fine Arts department of Lon Morris College will celebrate "Fine Arts Weekend" this weekend on the campus at College Ave. in Jacksonville. Highlights of the weekend include a theatre production of "The Glass Menagerie at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Zula Pearson Theatre, Bearcat-for-a-day Saturday and worship services led by the Fine Arts department at 10 a.m. Sunday in the chapel. LMC Fine Arts Weekend

Sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls from Rusk Junior High attended an "Expanding Your Horizons" convention at Tyler Junior College March 31. The conference focused on math and science careers and is designed to encourage girls to enter these fields. Expanding Your Horizons

RUSK ISD
Monday, April 16 Primary, Elementary, Intermediate: Steak sandwich or hamburger, fries, pickle spears, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School Lunch: Steak sandwich,...
Rusk ISD will refinance $3.095 million in bonds
Doug Whitt of Southwest Securities, financial adviser for Rusk ISD, presented an opportunity for the district to refund its bonds at the Monday evening school board...
Piano students participate in festival in Jacksonville
The annual Baroque/Sonatina Festival sponsored by the Jacksonville Music Teachers' Association was held March 24 in the auditorium of the Jacksonville Public Library....
RUSK JUNIOR HIGH HONOR ROLLS
All A Honor Roll Sixth grade: Jansen Applegate, Juliann Bowling, Kathryn Campbell, Kaitlyn Cowan, Brittany George, Reece Goldsberry,Sean Hamilton, Trey Hamilton, Justice...
Cherokee Christian Academy
Spiritual Emphasis Week was held recently at Cherokee Christian Academy. Students are pictured wearing different hats showing the difference in...

'Magic' Moment
The Rusk High School Marching Band members strutted their stuff down Main Street, USA at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, on March 12. The...

RUSK ISD
Monday, March 26 Primary Elementary, Intermediate: Steak sandwich or hamburger, potato fries, pickles, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School: Steak sandwich, fries,...
Guidance counselors outline goals to school board
A PowerPoint presentation on school counselors was shown at the Monday evening meeting of the Rusk school board. Counselors attending the meeting were Sheila Hicks,...