Dallas Independent School District
There are at least 2,000 homeless children enrolled in the DISD. Fortunately, there are people who are not only aware of the situation, but are doing something everyday to try and turn it around.
“The rewards have been the quiet steady – doors opening. It is the ability to have the skills and the capability to lead people that make a difference in the lives of DISD students every single day,” says Tara Brown.
Samuel Brian Conerly is a behavior program instructor at Dallas Independent School District’s W. H. Adamson High School. He tracks the behavioral progression or regression of students and provides daily social skills instruction.
DISD school board trustees approved a new budget late Thursday night. The package includes a pay raise for teachers and other district staff, but there’s a lot of number crunching yet to be done.
Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles has formally issued his resignation. Miles made the announcement during a morning news conference at DISD headquarters.
The cafeteria lady with the hair net, the metal, then plastic and now Styrofoam lunch trays… conjure fun memories for so many current and former Dallas Independent School District students. But no more!
Despite the continuing turmoil in the Dallas Independent School District, a public high school there has been named best in the country — for the fourth year in a row! The magnet School for the Talented and Gifted at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center ranked No. 1.
It took several months and a court order, but it looks like a few Dallas Independent School board members will get their wish.
Hundreds of students who live outside district boundaries have been granted admission to some of Dallas ISD’s best schools.
A struggling Dallas school has found a way to make a big turnaround. Those involved say the success is the result of a collaborative effort.
The district is looking to hire people for next school year now.
The Principal of W.T. White High School has a little bounce in her step as she happily informed students about a large slate of improvements that will now take place on campus.