Minnie Ramirez is ready for the challenge of a new role at a new campus. After serving Zavala Elementary as an assistant principal, Ramirez is the newest principal for Bonham Elementary, an Exemplary campus at HCISD. Watch her interview with KHGN as she prepares for the upcoming school year.
Bonham Kindergarten teachers and students hosted a Mother's Day Tea on Friday, May 6. In preparation for the special event, the teachers taught their students about good manners and proper etiquette. The students celebrated their mothers by performing a song for them, and then everyone enjoyed delicious tea and sandwiches.
Bonham fifth graders recently completed the S.A.V.E. program. S.A.V.E. stands for Substance Abuse Violence Education; S.A.V.E. is a nine week program that addresses topics such as gangs, tobacco and alcohol use, and choices and their consequences. On Monday, May 9, 5th Graders participated in the S.A.V.E. Graduation.
In the fall, Bonham students were encouraged to participate in a poster contest celebrating their drug-free futures and depicting their career goals.The six students who were winners of the “Celebrating My Career Dreams” poster contest at Bonham have also been honored as State Level Winners in the 2010 National Career Development Association Poster Contest.
Mentos and Diet Coke made for an interesting combination outside of Bonham Elementary Monday morning.Two Harlingen High School students ran the experiment as part of the elementary school's Science Day. The students from the HHS Science Club dropped the breath-enhancing tablet into the soda, resulting in an explosion that sent suds fizzing across the grass.