Cub Nation Station

Cub Nation Station

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Brenham is known for more than bluebonnets and Blue Bell; we’re also home to the first public school district established in the great state of Texas. We’ve been leading the way in public education since 1875! Join the Cub Nation Station each Wednesday as staff members and students share what’s new in the Brenham Independent School District. It’s a great day to be a Brenham Cub!


One Small Step Today…One Giant Leap Tomorrow with Bryan Bryant, BJHS Principal
Oct 15 • 7 min
Q. Tell us a little bit about what’s going on at Brenham Junior High School. A. Our theme this year is “One Small Step Today…One Giant Leap Tomorrow!” in honor of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Thanks to our staff, students, and parents, we’ve…
Healthy School Lunches Save the Day with Sandra Baxter, Director of Child Nutrition
Oct 9 • 10 min
Q. There has been some discussion lately regarding the handling of students with negative lunch accounts. What is Brenham ISD doing to address this? A. An automated phone call is placed each night to the phone number on record when a student has a…
Welcome to My House with Peggy Still, Brenham Middle School Principal
Oct 3 • 8 min
Q. Brenham Middle School has implemented a “house system.” What is that and what is the goal? A. Our house system divides the entire staff and student body into “houses” that compete against each other. The goal is to build a community of learners and a…
Learn For Life with Georgiane Gessner, Community Services Associate
Sep 25 • 5 min
Q. We hear the fall course catalog is out. What courses are you offering this semester? A. The Brenham Community Education fall course catalog has been published and we invite you to come learn with us. We are currently offering: Nature Expressions,…
Success and Nothing Less with Allan Colvin, Pride Academy Principal
Sep 18 • 8 min
Q. Tell us about Pride Academy and DAEP. A. Pride Academy educates students who are at risk of dropping out of school or having a difficult time learning in a traditional school setting. At Pride Academy, students are instructed using a non-traditional…
Learn about Brenham FFA with Jacob Counts and Caeden Scherer
Sep 12 • 6 min
Q. What is the FFA? A. FFA is a nationwide youth organization that aims to build premier leadership, personal growth, and career success, through a classroom environment and supervised agricultural experiences. FFA is designed to grow leaders, build…
Just Another Day in Paradise with Michael Ogg, Alton Elementary School Principal
Sep 4 • 14 min
Q. What are some goals that Alton Elementary will be working toward this year? A. Our focus will remain on helping students grow academically, socially and emotionally while also growing a community of readers. We know that readers are leaders! Although…
Get Connected with Brenham ISD with Jessica Johnston, Director of Communications and Community Relations
Aug 30 • 17 min
Q: Brenham ISD provides a variety of ways for parents to connect with schools. What are the best ways for parents to stay informed? A: Our district website, www.brenhamisd.net, is a great place to start. Each school also has a campus website that can be…
Teaching and Learning Update with Dr. Jamey Johnson, Asst. Supt. of Curriculum & Instruction
Aug 21 • 15 min
Q. Tell us about Brenham ISD’s new Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Accountability. A. We are so excited to have Sarah Cook join our central office team! Sarah began her educational career with Brenham ISD in 2004 as an instructional aide, and went…
Welcome back to school with Dr. Walter Jackson, Brenham ISD Superintendent of Schools
Aug 14 • 8 min
Q. School is underway and the Brenham ISD has a new theme this year. Tell us about “Great Things Happen Here.” A. Each year we aim to choose a theme that showcases how our district and community work together to ensure our schools and students are…