Birdville ISD

Controversy In Birdville ISD Over Rebel Mascot Catches TEA AttentionThe TEA responded to a complaint by local activist Reverend Kyev Tatum of allegation involving discrimination and hostility.
Confederate Symbols Flack Expected To Draw Crowd At Birdville ISD MeetingThe battle over confederate symbols at a North Texas school district is stirring up a heated debate. A big crowd is expected Thursday night at the Birdville Independent School District headquarters in Haltom City.
Calls To Change Rebel Mascot In Birdville ISD Met With ProtestRoughly 200 people attend “Save Our Rebel” rally for Richland High School.
Former Birdville ISD Student Sues DistrictIsaiah Smith says he is not against prayer but he believes in separation of church and state.
Twins Graduate First, Second From Dallas High SchoolAt their birth, Matthew and James Madison were separated by five minutes. As they prepare to graduate, the twins are side by side at the top of their class.
Police Standoff Closes Richland Middle SchoolAuthorities are involved in a standoff on Tuesday morning at a home in Richland Hills. The scene is located less than a mile away from Richland Middle School.
Birdville ISD Offers Parents Graduation Prep HelpIn the next few years, graduation requirements will change for Texas students and Birdville ISD is offering parents some help with the planning process.
Birdville ISD On Edge After Abduction AttemptsParents and law enforcement officers in both Hurst and North Richland Hills are on high alert Tuesday morning after several attempted child abductions.
Car Backfire Believed To Have Caused School LockdownWhat is believed to have been a car backfiring may have lead to the lockdown of Birdville Elementary School and the Shannon Learning Center, both in Haltom City. Police said they initially received a report of a gun or gunfire near the school.
NRH School Opens Again After FireStudents at Holiday Heights Elementary School in North Richland Hills are returning to classes on Monday morning after a fire resulted in an unexpected vacation.
Fire Cancels Classes At NRH Elementary SchoolClasses were canceled at Holiday Heights Elementary School in North Richland Hills on Wednesday after a fire started in the early morning hours.
Birdville ISD Educator Jailed For Sex AssaultsA former computer assistant in a North Texas school district has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for having sexual contact with two students in the computer lab.