DISD

Cafeteria workers prepare lunches for school children. (credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

DISD Cafeterias Moving From Lunch Trays To Compostable Plates

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!

CBSDFW.COM–05/20/2015

Dade Middle School

Disgusted Dade Middle School Parents Meet With Superintendent

Superintendent promising change to Dade Middle School parents after a school year full of problems.

05/13/2015

Dade Middle School

Mom Says Daughter’s Dallas Middle School Is “In Total Chaos”

LaShundra Meadows says she reached her breaking point after police pepper-sprayed students at Dade Middle School.

05/12/2015

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U.S. News & World Report Ranks Dallas School Best In The Country

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.

CBSDFW.COM–05/12/2015

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DISD Police Use Pepper Spray To Break Up Middle School Flight

According to a school district spokesperson, the fight involved a group of students and started around 2 pm.

05/11/2015

Mike-Miles

DISD Superintendent Survives Vote To Oust Him

Superintendent Mike Miles left DISD’s school board meeting Friday discussing his performance before a decision regarding his position was made.

05/01/2015

DISD Superintendent Mike Miles (credit: CBS 11 News)

Dallas Schools Superintendent Speaks About Job Being On The Line

The Superintendent of Dallas Schools finds himself facing a board that could remove him from his job Friday.

04/30/2015

Mike Miles (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Judge Orders Meeting To Discuss DISD Superintendent’s Job

It took several months and a court order, but it looks like a few Dallas Independent School board members will get their wish.

04/28/2015

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Longtime Dallas High School Jazz Teacher Ready To Retire

It’s the end of an era for the music department at one Dallas high school.

04/24/2015

Empty school desks sit on a lawn. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Non-District Students Filling Seats In Many DISD Schools

Hundreds of students who live outside district boundaries have been granted admission to some of Dallas ISD’s best schools.

CBS 11–04/23/2015

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Remarkable Changes At Once Struggling DISD Elementary School

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.

CBSDFW.COM–04/09/2015

A math teacher uses his white board to explain a sum to pupils. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Dallas ISD Campaigning Now For New Teachers

The district is looking to hire people for next school year now.

04/01/2015

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