Fort Worth ISD

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FWISD Aims To Improve Elementary School Ratings

The test scores at many campuses in the Fort Worth Independent School District have improved over last year, but there is still progress to be made.


Dr. Kent Paredes Scribner (credit: Fort Worth Independent School District)

FWISD Names 2nd Sole Finalist For Superintendent

The Fort Worth ISD Board of Education named Dr. Kent Paredes Scribner, currently a superintendent in Arizona, as the sole finalist for superintendent.


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FWISD Still Searching For New Leader

The Fort Worth ISD’s school board has a special meeting set for Thursday and there is only one thing on the agenda — filling the new superintendent’s job.



Two Teachers Have Reaction In Trimble Tech Science Lab

Fort Worth Firefighters are checking for anything that may have caused two teachers to experience an allergic reaction Wednesday.


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Possible Attempted Kidnapping In Fort Worth

A student reported a man driving a black and white 1990’s model Chevy Blazer tried to grab the student but the student was able to avoid contact with the man and ran away.


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Fort Worth Child Dies After ATV Crash

Students and staff members at Westcliff Elementary School in Fort Worth had a difficult time returning from Spring Break on Monday after the death of a classmate this weekend.


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Vandals Tag Daggett Middle School With Graffiti

It may be spring break, but a Fort Worth middle school has a big mess to start cleaning up today.


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No Carbon Monoxide Detectors In Most North Texas Schools

According to Texas law, schools are not required to have carbon monoxide monitors.


Dr. Joel Boyd (credit: Fort Worth Independent School District)

Fort Worth ISD’s Only Superintendent Pick Withdraws Nomination

Fort Worth ISD only pick for superintendent has withdrawn his nomination Saturday.



Students Pleasantly Surprised By School Cancellations

Several Plano students said they were caught off-guard finding out Monday classes were cancelled.

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Dr. Joel Boyd (credit: Fort Worth Independent School District)

Boyd Ready To Lead FWISD Into New Era

Dr. Joel Boyd has not officially been named as the new Fort Worth ISD superintendent, but he is ready for the job and already has a plan to increase the graduation rate.


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FWISD Names Superintendent Finalist

Fort Worth ISD has a lone finalist for the superintendent position.