Commerce ISD

Commerce ISD
4:05 pm
Tue November 29, 2011

Community invited to CISD's Winter Arts Festival

CISD students applaud during 2010 Winter Arts Festival

COMMERCE - Commerce ISD will showcase students in a celebration of the visual and performing arts December 8 at Commerce High School.

Superintendent Blake Cooper said the Winter Arts Festival has become an annual holiday tradition where the choirs, bands, theatre students and artists present their best works to parents and the community.

“Last year’s Festival was well received by the community and we hope it only grows through the years,” he said.

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Schools recognized
8:59 am
Thu November 24, 2011

District exhibits high standard for college readiness

PARIS - North Lamar ISD in Paris has been recognized for college readiness success.

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Commerce ISD
6:52 am
Thu November 17, 2011

School board to consider TEA waiver, policy updates

COMMERCE - The Commerce ISD Thursday will consider submission of a request for maximum class size waiver to the Texas Education Agency.

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Energy conservation
5:45 am
Fri October 14, 2011

Commerce ISD setting the pace for savings

COMMERCE - The Commerce ISD has been recognized for energy savings less than two years after an agreement that sought energy-efficient behavior.

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School finance
10:22 am
Wed October 12, 2011

Equity Center officially files suit against State

AUSTIN - A coalition of more than 150 school districts has sued the state of Texas over a school funding system they say is unfair, inefficient and unconstitutional.

The coalition represents more than one in 10 Texas districts, including several local districts like Bonham, Commerce, Greenville and Paris.

The Lead
11:00 am
Fri October 7, 2011

The Lead for Friday, October 7

Four of the six inductees into the 2011 Commerce ISD Hall of Honor class join the program to talk about their accomplishments and why the school district and community are important to them.

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Marching Invitational
5:00 am
Sun October 2, 2011

Marching Invitational to bring thousands to Commerce

COMMERCE -  Just over 1,200 high school band students will arrive at Memorial Stadium on the A&M-Commerce campus Monday for the NETEX Marching Invitational. Sponsored by the Commerce High School Band and Booster Club, the competition is for 1A, 2A and 3A schools. 

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-Local News
5:00 am
Thu September 29, 2011

Two days remain to purchase Hall of Honor tickets

COMMERCE - Hall of Honor ticket sales continue through Friday at the Commerce ISD Administration Office, with events next Friday, October 7 during homecoming. The luncheon and induction will be held at noon and tickets are $15 each.

This year's inductees are Alvis Alderman, Ann Champion, Bill Fuhrmeister, Dr. Mary Hendrix, Loretta Kibler and Janet Peek. The Hall of Honor was instituted last year to honor former students and staff of the District who have made an impact at the school or in their career.

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-Local News
5:00 am
Wed September 28, 2011

CISD refinances CHS bond, saves over $728K

COMMERCE - Commerce taxpayers are poised to save over $728,000 over the life of a bond recently refinanced by the school district.

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-Local News
1:32 pm
Tue September 27, 2011

Equity Center lawsuit gains 100th school and counting

AUSTIN - More Than 100 Texas School Districts have now joined the Equity Center’s lawsuit, which is expected to be filed sometime next month.

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