School Board Considers Changing DeSoto ISD Start TimesThe school bell could soon be ringing earlier or later for some North Texas students. At a board meeting this evening, the DeSoto ISD is looking for input on what time the school day should start.
DeSoto 5-Year-Old Paddled At School Without Parents' PermissionParents of a DeSoto kindergarten student paddled without permission this week are considering legal action against the Meadows Elementary teacher.
Teen Says He Was injured & Suspended For Hitting School Bullies BackCBS 11 News talked exclusively with a DeSoto teenager who suffered head trauma and had his jaw knocked out of alignment. What’s disturbing is, he says he suffered the injuries while battling bullies at school.
Teacher Arrested, Suspected Of Having Sex With StudentsDallas police have arrested a North Texas teacher for allegedly having sex with two of her teenage students.
DeSoto ISD To Use Presidents' Day To Make Up For Ice Storm ClosuresThe DeSoto Independent School District announced Saturday that students will not have Presidents' Day off.
Studying The Effects Of Concussions On Young AthletesThe pressure to play hard is the norm for so many young athletes. Yet sometimes, the intensity of the game can push students too far, leading to a serious injury like a concussion.
DeSoto School Board To Discuss Future Of New SuperintendentThe DeSoto School Board is set to discuss the future of the new superintendent who came from an Atlanta school system embroiled in allegations of widespread cheating on standardized tests.
1st Day On Job = Paid Leave For New DeSoto SuperintendentTrustees of the DeSoto Independent School District held a lengthy closed-door meeting that lasted late into the night before Superintendent Kathy Augustine read a statement announcing she was taking the leave of absence effective Tuesday.
1st Day For Just-Hired DeSoto Superintendent Could Be Her LastToday is the first day on the job for DeSoto's new school superintendent. But, under fire for a cheating scandal in Georgia, Kathy Augustine's first day could also be her last.
Georgia Investigation Has New DeSoto Superintendent Under SuspicionShe won’t officially start work until next week but the new DeSoto Independent School District Superintendent is already under a cloud of suspicion. New hire Dr. Kathy Augustine comes to DeSoto from the Atlanta, Georgia school system.