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Controversial Book To Remain In HPISD

Another book that was under fire in the Highland Park ISD will remain on the class syllabus, at least for now.

01/21/2015

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DISD Officer Fires Gun During Suspect Struggle

Authorities say an officer with the Dallas school district fired his gun during a struggle with a 20-year-old man near a high school.

01/21/2015

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Garland Prepares For Possible Islamic Conference Protests

The Garland Independent School District and Garland police are boosting security at the Curtis Culwell Center for Saturday’s event aimed at combating ‘Islamophobia.’

CBS 11–01/16/2015

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Dr. King’s Dream Lives On Through MLK Oratory Competition

Etana King, a 5th grade student at DISD’s John Neely Bryan Elementary, today was crowned the winner of the 23rd annual Gardere MLK Oratory contest.

01/16/2015

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STAAR Results Show Graduation Outlook

Test results show that nearly 10 percent of all Texas high school seniors are not on track to graduate this year, the Texas Education Agency reported on Thursday.

01/16/2015

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DISD Working To Improve Black Student Success

Think of it like Dallas Independent School District education success — in black and white. While the DISD wants all students to succeed test results show something troubling.

CBSDFW.COM–01/15/2015

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Friends Mourn Arlington H.S. Student As Shooting Investigated

Friends mourned the loss of a popular Arlington high school student Tuesday. Police say Carl Wilson was gunned down in the street Monday, after some kind of an argument occurred during lunch at Martin High School. A vigil is planned at the school Tuesday evening.

CBSDFW.COM–01/13/2015

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More Suspicious Activity Reported Near Keller School

Officials in the Keller ISD have confirmed that another child came face-to-face with a stranger on Monday morning while walking to his bus stop, and was forced to run to safety.

01/13/2015

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Campus Officers Claim Retaliation After Textbook Scam Inquiry

Police officers say they’ve uncovered a scheme involving more than $1,000,000 worth of textbooks at Collin College, but that investigation has reportedly led to retaliation and threats.

CBS 11–01/12/2015

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Highland Park ISD Considers Razing 2 Elementary Schools

A Highland Park ISD committee is recommending tearing down two elementary schools, in a move that’s a first of its kind in North Texas.

01/08/2015

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More Patrols After Keller ISD Kidnap Attempt

Parents and police were keeping a closer watch on children in the Keller ISD on Wednesday morning, one day after someone tried to take a student who was walking to school.

01/07/2015

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Stranger Attempts To Lure Middle School Student With Puppy

Keller ISD officials and Fort Worth Police are investigating after a man attempted to kidnap a Hillwood Middle School special needs student.

01/06/2015