DISD Is Now In The School Bus BusinessDuring a briefing Thursday, Dallas ISD staffers told board trustees the best way to make sure students get to school safely and on time is to run the buses themselves.
Dallas ISD Leaders Work On New Plan For School Bus ServiceThere is a daunting task ahead for the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) as leaders work to come up with a plan to get tens of thousands of students to school everyday.
Dallas ISD At-Home Learning Support Helps Parents & Students SucceedThe free program is Dallas ISD's latest effort to build loyalty among potential parents, help parents get their children ready for school and then build on that success once they begin classes.
New Leaders Take Control At Dallas County Schools, Tackle Old Problems"Our current financial situation is pretty bleak." King says during the past five years, the agency's debt has skyrocketed from $36 to $147 million dollars.
Dallas ISD Considering Earlier Start Next YearStudents in the Dallas School District may have their summer cut short by a week next year.
Voters Put The Brakes On Dallas County SchoolsNow, eight Dallas area school districts must figure out what to do without the bus agency known as Dallas County Schools.
Voters Agree To Oust Dallas County Schools Bus ServiceThe voters have spoken and the troubled agency responsible for getting tens of thousands of students to and from school in Dallas County will be abolished.
DISD Students Learn Communication, Confidence And An 'Amazing Shake'As urban schools work to level the academic playing field, attention is now turning to what's being called the tie-breakers that technology can't teach, like communication and confidence.
Mom And Son Attend School Together “I Want To Learn English. 100 Percent English.”There's a different kind of parent involvement happening inside Julius Dorsey Elementary School in southeast Dallas. The moms and dads are the students in one classroom.
DISD Considers A New Homeless Shelter For Students In NeedVirtually every campus in Dallas ISD enrolls children living in shelters, hotels or on the streets.
A Clearer Picture Now For Dozens Of DISD StudentsThe Essilor Vision Foundation provided new, free glasses to DISD students from low income families.
DISD Board Votes To Change School NamesThe four elementary schools are Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, William Cabell and Albert Sydney Johnson.