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School District Looking Into Campus Fights Posted On Facebook

Schoolyard fights are nothing new. While most last just seconds they can now live forever online. A Facebook page called “Fort Worth Fights,” was created last year and spotlights fight after fight taking place at different Fort Worth ISD schools.

CBS 11–01/15/2014

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

Voters Approve $490 Million FWISD Bond Package

Voters had no problem passing a Fort Worth ISD bond proposal worth nearly $500 million. They approved all three parts of the package that includes money for new classrooms, technology upgrades and new school buses.

CBSDFW.COM–11/06/2013

Arlington Heights High School in Fort Worth. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Fort Worth ISD Board Approves Proposition For Improvements

Fort Worth’s school board decided to put nearly half a billion dollars worth of projects on a ballot in November. Voters will have several choices to make — not only about how much they’ll spend but what they’ll spend it on.

CBS 11–08/23/2013

Photo of the lights on a school bus. (credit: Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

North Texas School Bus Accident Sends Students To Hospital

Six North Texas school children are being treated for injuries after their school bus collided with another vehicle.

05/07/2013

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FWISD Offers Students A Car For The Right Words

With the right words, one Fort Worth high school senior will win a brand new car. Everyday a shiny new 2013 Honda Civic sits on campus and steals the attention of students at Western Hills High School.

CBSDFW.COM–03/06/2013

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Oncoming Car Sends School Bus Into House

A car crossing into oncoming lanes of traffic along a busy Fort Worth boulevard sends a school bus into a nearby house.

11/15/2012

Fort Worth ISD students take part in new cafeteria item taste test. (credit: CBS 11 NEWS)

New Cafeteria Food Items Part Of Student Taste Test

Some students in the Fort Worth Independent School District spent part of the morning serving as taste testers for possible new cafeteria food items.

CBSDFW.COM–11/12/2012

A sign for Teach for America on the TCU campus shows incorrect data about the graduation rates at Fort Worth ISD (Jason Allen/CBSDFW)

Math On TCU Teach For America Signs Didn’t Add Up To The Truth

An old political campaign claim about the low high school graduation rate of the Fort Worth school district has recently reappeared on signs around the TCU campus.

11/01/2012

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Grant Money Will Improve Fort Worth After School Programs

Fort Worth is one of nine in the country to receive a $760,000 grant for after school programs.

CBS 11–10/18/2012

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Fort Worth ISD Announces New Job Opportunities

There are some new job opportunities in the Fort Worth Independent School District. Tuesday afternoon administrators announced that they are now hiring teachers and other workers from outside the district.

CBSDFW.COM–08/07/2012

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FWISD Chief Wants One-Time Payment For Employees

First the head of the Fort Worth ISD announced a district headquarters shake-up, then the district approved a $600 million budget for the coming school year, now Walter Dansby is out to give a monetary reward all district employees.

06/27/2012

Teachers talk in an empty school hallway as a pupil leaves a classroom. (credit: Boryana Katsarova/AFP/Getty Images)

Many Fort Worth Teachers Unsure Where They Will Go In August

Hundreds of Fort Worth teachers leave their schools this week not knowing when — or if — they’ll return. Major scheduling changes district wide mean new assignments for the teachers, maybe new teaching roles including being moved to substitute teacher.

06/04/2012

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