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Johnathan Turner (credit: Dallas County Sheriff's Office)

Plea Deal Involving HS Basketball Player Sparks Outrage

Tammy Simpson repeatedly became overcome with emotion as she lashed out at former Dallas ISD High School basketball star Johnathan Turner.

07/06/2015

Dallas Independent School District Interim Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa poses for a photo at Alex W. Spence Middle Learning Center as part of the HP Digital Assist education grant competition kickoff on September 16, 2009 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Interim DISD Superintendent Talks About What’s Next

“I’m willing to stay as long as it takes, to be ready for the next leader, being me, probably not, whoever, but we’ll let it play out,” says Hinojosa.

06/29/2015

New Dallas Independent School District superintendent talks with CBS 11 News on his first official day on the job. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas Schools Superintendent Resigns, Gets $275K

Superintendent Mike Miles left his post on Thursday after three tumultuous years.

06/27/2015

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Superintendent-Less DISD Board Wants Billions In Improvements

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.

CBSDFW.COM–06/26/2015

DISD

Parents Want DISD Superintendent Revolving Door To Stop

Whoever Dallas ISD hires to replace Mike Miles will become the district’s eighth full-time superintendent in the past 20 years.

06/23/2015

Mike Miles (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Seven DISD Superintendents In 19 Years, Mike Miles Latest To Resign

DISD Superintendent Mike Miles has resigned, leaving the district looking for another leader.

06/23/2015

Mike Miles (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas ISD Superintendent Mike Miles Resigns

Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles has formally issued his resignation. Miles made the announcement during a morning news conference at DISD headquarters.

CBSDFW.COM–06/23/2015

Pair Of Dallas ISD Schools Added To International Baccalaureate Program

International Baccalaureate schools “employ a rigorous curriculum focused on how students learn most effectively and how educators can support that work.”

06/08/2015

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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