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The Bronco, Yearbook of Denton high School, 1937

Description: Yearbook for Denton High school in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, teachers, and organizations.
Date: 1937
Creator: Denton Senior High School
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Newsletter Newton Rayzor P.T.A. January, 1965]

Description: Newsletter of the Newton Rayzor P.T.A. for January 1965. The newsletter includes information about the February meeting, how proceeds from fundraisers were being spent. One big project was $300 going to the library for new books and they expected to have their first librarian Mrs. Harry Teasley start work soon. The newsletter also expressed opjection to the "type of movies now being shown not only in Denton, but everywhere in the United States" and encouraging citizens to write to their congressmen concerning this issue.
Date: January 1965
Creator: Newton Rayzor P.T.A.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Hand written note with Chester O. Strickland Middle School history]

Description: Hand written notes detailing some history information about Chester O. Strickland Middle School. Rosemary Grose has stated that she did write these notes. It appears the information may have been collected from Reed Jackson. Text on the paper reads, "11-7- Reed Jackson 387-7344 Strickland opened for the 1968-69 school year. Closed lab school at end of '68 school year. All 7th graders were at Calhoun (Congress) for 68-69 in what is now the math building. All 8th & 9th graders at Strickland for '68-69. For 69-70 school year, Congress re-opened fully & district split grades 7, 8, 9 between the two schools. Reed says west wing was moved into at beginning of year - but library move could have been later. West wind addition, including library 1984 or 1985?"
Date: unknown
Creator: Grose, Rosemary
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Hand written note with listing of Strickland MS library paraprofessionals and years of service]

Description: Hand written notes detailing names of library paraprofessionals who worked at Chester O. Strickland Middle School and their dates of employ. Rosemary Grose librarian at Strickland wrote these notes. Text on the paper reads, "School years 01-02 through 07-08 Gloria Smith, 2000-01 Gloria & Teresa Davenport, 99-00 Renovation complete Floria & Mina, 98-99 Gloria Smith & Mina, 97-98 Mina Blackburn, 96-97 Marsha Ivey, 93-94 through 95-96 Sherry Sarvis, 88-89 through 93-93 Beryle Walston, 1983 Barbara Pole"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Minutes for Denton ISD librarians, March 1, 2000]

Description: Minutes from the March 1, 2000 meeting of the Denton ISD Librarians, discussing several topics including the Microsoft Teach to the Future initiative, curriculum mapping, big six, the feasibility of adding accelerated reader information to the library catalog as well as the need to revise the library policy and procedure manual.
Date: March 2, 2000
Creator: Grose, Rosemary
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Minutes for Denton ISD librarians, September 2, 1999]

Description: Minutes from the September 2, 1999 meeting of the Denton ISD librarians, discussing library standards and possible grants to help bring libraries up to the state standards. Other items also discussed include reading promotions, technology goals and media retrieval.
Date: September 7, 1999
Creator: Grose, Rosemary
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Minutes for Denton ISD librarians, September 7, 2000]

Description: Minutes from the September 7, 2000 meeting of the Denton ISD Librarians, discussing various resources available for the librarians. Also discussed were issues with library schedules and procedures for purchase orders as well as procedures for the library system.
Date: September 8, 2000
Creator: Grose, Rosemary
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Minutes for Denton ISD Technology meeting, May 3, 2000]

Description: Minutes from the May 3, 2000 meeting of the Denton ISD technology, discussing various technology initiatives and procedures. Ernie Stripling was introduced as the new Technology Information Officer.
Date: May 3, 2000
Creator: Burke, Denise
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

Innerviewer

Description: Quarterly publication by Denton Independent School District. Articles cover district news, information, and events, along with human interest stories about individual campus activities.
Date: Spring 1987
Creator: McGuire, Susan E.
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Minutes for Denton ISD librarians, February 16, 1988]

Description: Minutes from the February 16th 1988 meeting of the Denton ISD librarians and aides, discussing the work of the AV equipment bid list and policy manual revision committee as well as travel to TLA. The next meeting date was set for May 3rd, 1988.
Date: February 16, 1988
Creator: Turner, Sara
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Memorandum Regarding Denton ISD Library Programs]

Description: Memorandum from Denton ISD Librarians to Denton ISD School Board Members thanking them for their support of the library programs. The memorandum emphasizes the importance library aides play in allowing the librarians to attend to instruction, collection development and maintaining audiovisual equipment.
Date: October 1, 1992
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

Inside Denton Schools

Description: Quarterly publication by Denton Independent School District. Articles cover district news, information, and events, along with human interest stories about campus and community life.
Date: Winter 1992
Creator: McGuire, Susan E.
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Minutes for Denton ISD librarians, August 12, 1994]

Description: Meeting minutes for Denton ISD librarians, held on August 12, 1994 at Wyatt's Cafeteria. Minutes lists Library sub-committees and other business. Librarians were encouraged to attend school board meetings.
Date: August 12, 1994
Item Type: Text
Partner: Denton Independent School District

[Memorandum Regarding Instructional Materials/equipment for libraries]

Description: Memorandum from Sandra Parker, Denton ISD Office of Grants/Auxilliary Programs concerning funding requests for completion of the DHS-West library and other library related technology needs, including library management systems.
Date: October 4, 1994
Creator: Parker, Sandra
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Denton Independent School District