The Salado Rotary Club is a strong supporter of our school district. The Rotary Club provides scholarships for our graduating seniors.
In February 2017, four teachers from Salado Intermediate School (Corey Baird, Colleen Gilchrest, Darcy Madsen, and Laura Tomlin) attended the Space Exploration Educators Conference (SEEC) at Johnson Space Center in Houston. They learned of an opportunity through ARISS, Amateur Radio on the International Space Station, in which students could have a live question and answer […]
President Donald Trump’s pick for CIA director is about to experience a good Borking. No one doubts her professionalism, and she’s been endorsed by Obama intelligence officials. Yet Gina Haspel’s long career at the agency, including extensive work undercover in the field, is getting blotted out by her reported involvement in the CIA’s black-site interrogation […]
The Markets The U.S. stock market, as represented by the S&P 500 Stock Index (SPX) closed out the week at 2588.26, marking the worst weekly decline since January 2016, down 5.95 percent for the week. From its high on January 26, the SPX is now down 9.91 percent, putting it within less than a tenth […]
Next Thursday, April 5, is the final day to register in order to be eligible to vote in the May 5 Salado ISD bond election. The website to register is www.votetexas.gov/register-to-vote/ This week I am providing a few facts regarding our school district’s academics, finances, and growth.
Our new agricultural science/FFA teachers, Kaleigh and Dean Black, are doing an outstanding job this year.
The Markets The S&P 500 Stock Index closed out the week at 2572.01, down 1.24% from last week. It remains up 2.93% year-to-date, on track toward another double-digit year despite the week’s less than stellar performance. The big “if” and the reason for the weekly decline remains the fear of a global trade war following the […]
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been attacked and belittled by President Donald Trump more than Vladimir Putin has.
Last year the Texas Legislature established the Texas Commission on Public School Finance to develop and make recommendations for improvements to the current public school finance system or for new methods of financing public schools. Later this year the commission will prepare and deliver a report to the governor and the legislature that recommends statutory […]
The Markets The S&P 500 Stock Index (SPX) came back with a roar as the index rose to close at 2786.57, up 3.54% for the week.