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After a few small showers pushed just north of the lakes, a quiet, but nice rest of the day is expected. Highs today will reach the lower 70's, under partly cloudy skies. Tonight will usher in the mid 50's for lows. Partly cloudy skies are back for Saturday and Easter Sunday, with highs warming to the upper 70's.
BISD to begin accepting student transfer applications Monday morning
BEAUMONT - Beaumont parents who want their children transferred to another campus for the next school year will have to brave freezing temperatures Sunday night into Monday morning.
Every year, parents pitch tents and wait outside the BISD administration building to be among the first to fill out transfer applications for their children.
The district begins accepting transfer applications for the 2014-2015 school year Monday, January 6 at 7 a.m. The transfer period is open until Friday, January 31.
The district says it processes the transfer requests on a first come, first served basis. There are a limited number of slots available.
Nine elementary schools and four middle schools will accept transfers for the 2014-2015 school year.