Elementary School

Remarkable Changes At Once Struggling DISD Elementary SchoolA struggling Dallas school has found a way to make a big turnaround. Those involved say the success is the result of a collaborative effort.
New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Argyle Leaders Approve Grocery Store PlanTown leaders in Argyle voted late Tuesday to move forward with a controversial plan to build a new grocery store along US Highway 377.
Some DISD Elementary Students Spend Part Of Day Without HeatAfter a two-day holiday -- compliments of an ice storm -- students at Dallas’ Esperanza “Hope” Medrano Elementary returned to class Tuesday. But they received a less than warm welcome: the school’s heat was out for much of the day.
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FWISD Investigating Allegations Of Teacher's RacismFifth graders at a Fort Worth elementary school told their parents a teacher separated them by race, and then insulted them and their families.
Tearful Reunion For Military Dad & Daughter At Texas Elementary SchoolU.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Richard Altobello is on his latest mission. Friday he was on one of his most important missions -- a secret visit to a North Texas elementary school to surprise his 9-year-old daughter Ashlyn.
Grade School-Aged Child Walks Away From Campus UnnoticedA child walks out of Burleson Elementary School in south Dallas. The same campus that was picketed twice Monday by parents upset with the school’s principal.
New School Year Awaits Kids Who Survived TwisterOklahoma school officials hope Friday's start of a new school year will help pupils put the memory of the deadly May 20 tornado behind them.
DISD Recruits With 'Invite-Only' Job FairAn invitation-only event for potential teachers in Dallas Thursday is the latest approach from DISD to attract qualified educators to the district.
It's Back To School For West Students MondayThe tragic fire and explosion in West meant schools had to call off classes Thursday and Friday. Three schools are damaged and in restricted zones; only the fourth one is set to open next week. But there was a steady stream of people at West Elementary School Friday. Even folks who can't get into their homes wanted their kids back in school.
Arlington Elementary School Dealing With Rat ProblemAn Arlington school has a rodent infestation, and only after CBS 11 started asking questions did the school district admit to parents that Pope Elementary School have a problem.