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Review Of Student Records Causes Issues For Adoptive Family

State education code says the person enrolling a child for school, needs to provide a name, address and date of birth. The child needs to have a birth certificate, immunization record and any prior school records.

08/21/2015

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DISD Trustees Vote For $1.6 Billion Bond Program

The Dallas ISD Board of Trustees today (8/21/15) voted unanimously to place the bond program before voters in an election on Nov. 3.

08/21/2015

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Second Melissa H.S. Employee This Week Facing Sex Assault Charges

Another Melissa High School employee is facing charges of having a sexual relationship with a student.

CBSDFW.COM–08/21/2015

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DISD May Submit $1.6B Bond Proposal To Voters

For the second time in seven years, the Dallas School District is considering placing a capital improvement plan before voters. The proposed cost: $1.6 Billion.

08/20/2015

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New App Helps Students Focus, Deal With Stress In School

With support from AT&T, the Momentous Institute in Dallas is offering a new series of free apps for teachers and parents to help students focus and deal with stress in school.

08/20/2015

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New UT Admissions Policy Gives Campus Presidents Discretion

The University of Texas System has approved new admissions policies allowing campus presidents to extend admission to some students who wouldn’t otherwise be accepted.

08/20/2015

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Parents & Students Line Up For The Back To School Roundup

With blankets and coats in hand, parents lined up Thursday morning and were ready for school. They are in store for some ‘big gets’ as Fort Worth kicks off its Back To School Roundup.

CBSDFW.COM–08/20/2015

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Hurst Teacher Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Students

An arrest warrant for a former third grade teacher in Hurst says more than five students accused him of inappropriate touching at the end of the last school year.

08/19/2015

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Some ISDs Already Have School Zone Warning Lights On

Many public schools in North Texas go back into session next Monday. But as you head out on the roadways now, you might notice some school zones that have flashing warning lights already on.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2015

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Melissa ISD Band Director Charged With Sex Assault

The director of the Melissa High School band has been arrested on sexual assault charges.

08/19/2015

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Parents Worried After HEB ISD Teacher’s Arrest

Parents in the HEB Independent School District are concerned after a teacher has been accused of inappropriate conduct with his students.

08/19/2015

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2 High Schools In Odessa To Start Classes 2 Weeks Late

Construction delays have forced a West Texas school district to push back the start of classes at two high schools by more than two weeks.

08/18/2015