School and education

ESU honor list includes 3 local students
February 19, 2014
Three area students are among the 570 listed on Emporia State University’s honor roll for the fall 2013 semester.
Pitt State honor rolls include Basehor, Bonner students
February 19, 2014
Several area students were listed on Pittsburg State University’s honor rolls for the 2013 fall semester.
Basehor-Linwood schools closed for second day, frigid temperatures to follow snow
12:50 p.m., February 3, 2014 Updated 09:33 a.m.
The Basehor-Linwood School district announced Tuesday afternoon the second consecutive school cancellation because of this week’s winter snow storm.
USM lists Basehor, Bonner students on honor roll
January 24, 2014
The University of Saint Mary announced its fall 2013 Dean’s Honor Roll for students who had a grade point average of 3.5 or better.
Basehor, Bonner area students on JCCC honor rolls
January 24, 2014
Johnson County Community College listed several Basehor and Bonner Springs area students on its 2013 fall semester honor rolls.
2 area students on FHSU deans list
January 15, 2014
Fort Hays State University deans announced two area students among the 1,111 undergraduate students on the fall 2013 Deans Honor Roll.
Rivals put rivalry aside for bigger cause
December 18, 2013
A gym that would normally be filled with black and orange on any given night was instead filled with purple when Bonner Springs High hosted Basehor-Linwood High.
Brownback proposes state fully fund all-day kindergarten
December 17, 2013
The state currently provides funding for half-day of kindergarten
BLHS, BSHS team up to raise funds for ailing local teen
November 22, 2013
Bonner Springs High School and Basehor-Linwood High School will team up next month to raise money and awareness for a local student diagnosed with a fatal disease.
Lumber business credits 50 years of success to customer service
October 23, 2013
Looking at the small building and handful of outbuildings that comprise Vesta Lee Lumber, it’s not obvious just how much the lumber yard and appliance store has to offer.
Schmidt asked to defend state board in science lawsuit
11:28 a.m., October 17, 2013 Updated 11:28 a.m.
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is being asked to defend the State Board of Education in a lawsuit that challenges the Next Generation Science Standards that were adopted in June.
Homecoming a true community celebration
September 24, 2013
Friday probably should be designated as “homecoming day.” On that date, both Bonner Springs and Basehor-Linwood will hold their annual celebrations.
Lyric opera presentation Thursday in BLHS auditorium
September 11, 2013
Students throughout the Basehor-Linwood school district have been hard at work preparing for a stage production, and the public will have the opportunity to see the end result Thursday night.
ACT scores discussed at Basehor school board meeting
September 11, 2013
Basehor-Linwood High School’s composite ACT score has increased for the third consecutive year, and specifics of the 2012-13 test results were discussed in detail at Monday’s school board meeting.