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Age Of Juvenile Student Complicates School Threat CaseAt Trinity Basin Preparatory in North Oak Cliff, the chill in the air Friday couldn’t all be blamed on the weather.
Prime Prep Academy Meets Deadline To File AppealDallas Cowboys great Deion Sanders is fighting back to try to keep his Prime Prep Academy charter school open after accusations of financial mishandling.
State Begins Process To Revoke Charter Of Prime Prep AcademyThe Texas Education Agency is taking steps to shutdown the charter school started by former Dallas Cowboy Deion Sanders. TEA officials have “started the revocation process” against Uplift Fort Worth -- the sponsoring entity of Prime Prep Academy.
Another Battle In The DISD ‘Home Rule’ FightThe Home Rule fight at Dallas ISD is on the brink of its next battle. A group that wants to turn DISD into a charter district says it has enough support to move the war to the people -- at the polls.
Dallas Mayor Talks DISD Home-Rule District With CBS 11In an exclusive report, CBS 11 News takes an in-depth look at the fight over control of the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings is trying to shatter perceptions about the push for a home-rule district, and his role in it.
Deion Sanders’ Prime Prep Academy Being Investigated AgainThere’s new information involving an investigation at the troubled school co-founded by former Dallas Cowboy Deion Sanders.
Deion Sanders Fired From Prime Prep Following Alleged ConfrontationPrime Prep Academy has fired co-founder Deion Sanders following an alleged confrontation with a faculty member on Wednesday.
Parents Protest Irving School Admission PlanOne of the top ranked schools in North Texas stepped back from a plan Thursday night to only accept new students from areas with primarily low income families.
48 Percent Of Texas Schools Fail Federal StandardsNearly half of Texas public and charter schools failed to meet federal accountability standards based on the No Child Left Behind Law.
Deion Sanders Starting New Charter SchoolsThe former Dallas Cowboy is putting schools in Dallas and Fort Worth.
Texas House Committee Evaluates Charter SchoolsThe Texas House Public Education committee is gathering to discuss the success and failure of charter schools statewide.
Residents Sound Off On DISD Vs. Charter SchoolsIt could have been a routine discussion at Dallas City Hall, but it wasn't. The topic -- whether to create a non-profit corporation so a public charter school could issue bonds.
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