Employees from First Community Bank donated $500 to our district’s Christmas Assistance Program. The money will be used to purchase gifts for students in need. We are grateful to First Community Bank for its support of our students and our district.
The FFA District Speaking Contest was held November 15 at Aurora High School. Participants qualified at the Area Contest earlier this month to advance to the District competition. Branson FFA students are under the direction of Nicole Crocker and Aaron Magnuson.
Seven BHS students, representing the Visual Arts Department, have work featured in the Best of the Midwest Competition at Drury University. The artwork of Jose Gomez, Aunika Stevenson, Daniel Koenig, Morgan Ralls, Maggie Eighmy, Gracie Dixon and Breezy Doyle will be on display November 2-30 at the Pool Gallery on the Drury University campus.
BHS hosted its 11th Annual Math Games on November 10. Fifty-four Branson students competed in the three-round event which consisted of a 45-minute multiple choice test relating to the student’s current math course; a Sudoku contest; and a four-person elimination competition. The students are under the direction of Barb Cogdill and Lora Niles.