6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Fourth Grade Concert @ BI
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Fourth Grade Concert @ CRI
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM NJHS Induction @ Junior High
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM First Grade Concert @ BE
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM First Grade Concert @ CRE
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM CRP Kindergarten Ready Set Go
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Kindergarten Circus @ BE
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Elementary Honor Choir @ Branson United Methodist Church
The BHS Jazz Ensemble competed at the Drury Jazz Festival last Saturday. The competition included Olathe Northwest, Willard, Battle (Columbia, MO), Republic, Parkview and Carthage. Branson earned second place among the Class 5 ensembles competing. The musicians are under the direction of Daniel Jarrett.
The BHS Culinary Team competed at the ProStart Invitational last Friday. The event was held at the Oasis Hotel and Convention Center in Springfield. The competition required each team to plan and create a three-course meal for the judges. Branson placed 12th out of the 16 teams competing statewide.
Students at Cedar Ridge Intermediate focused on the word empathy for the month of February. To link an action to their February word, they chose to support the Crisis Center of Taney County by stocking the center’s shelves with personal hygiene items. The items are given to those staying at the Crisis Center who are victims of domestic abuse.
The BHS chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the Career and Technical Students Organization (CTSO) Missouri Legislative Day. The event was held February 13 in Missouri’s Capitol building in Jefferson City. The annual event is hosted by Missouri’s Legislative Committee with a goal of inspiring new leaders and encouraging communication with legislators.
The district is hosting a series of three informational meetings this spring that will focus on the topic Parenting in the Digital Age. The series is designed to provide parents, staff and our Branson community with information on the many ways social media is used in our school and home environment.
The Future Business Leaders of America Leadership Conference for District 18 was held February 5 on the campus of Missouri State University. There were 20 area schools in attendance with 500 students competing in events such as accounting, computer applications and business ethics.