Education

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...


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 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 INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
A Honor Roll Fourth grade: Kaylie Arnwine, Alyssa Ballew, Erin Beckworth, Kelly Bristow, Stephan Clay, Jorday Curtis, Drew Dorsey, David Enriquez, Bailee Gates, David...
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,...
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...
'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...


ALTO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Distinguished Honor Roll Kindergarten: Jamiyia Cleaver, Jade Dickson, Mason Griffith, Richard Moreno, Samantha Morris, Halley Rodriguez, Corbin Threadgill, Tristan...
Cherokee Christian Academy
Spiritual Emphasis Week was held recently at Cherokee Christian Academy. Students are pictured wearing different hats showing the difference in...


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,...
RUSK ISD
Monday, March. 19 Primary, Elementary, Intermediate: Sloppy joes or hamburger, fries, pickle spears, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School Lunch: Sloppy joes, fries,...
History Tour
Kevin Stingley's seventh-grade Texas History class recently visited Jim Hogg City Park. Pictured are: (from left): Tyler Daniels, Briana Tipton,...


Students of The Month
Rusk High School students of the month include from left, Elizabeth Guinn and Ryan Curtis, seniors; Hilary Hugghins and Matthew Davis, juniors;...


Poster winners at Rusk Intermediate School include from top, starting clockwise: Jason Ellis, forester; Gabriel Ochoa, first place; Chelsea Daniels, second place; and Shelby Fraunberger, third place. Poster winners are announced
Local fifth graders joined thousands of students nationwide as participants in the National Arbor Day Foundation Poster Contest. Local sponsors of...