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Grand Prairie ISD

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Middle School Teacher Fired Amid Bullying Allegations

A Grand Prairie teacher has been fired amid allegations she berated and bullied students preparing for the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) test.

CBSDFW.COM–02/04/2014

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Most North Texas ISD’s & College Campuses Closed Friday

Several of North Texas’ largest school districts and college campuses have decided to cancel classes Friday.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2013

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Grand Prairie Students Playing Mariachi Music

It has been shown that getting kids into fine arts can help build up confidence and boost overall learning. And students in the Grand Prairie ISD are now getting a chance to let their music skills flourish in a mariachi class.

09/30/2013

Mugshot of former Grand Prairie teacher Tammy Lowe, who is accused in the hit and run death of a 6-year-old boy. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Bond Posted For Hit & Run Suspect, Apology Issued

The teacher arrested for the hit and run death of a 6-year-old boy is out of jail and has issued an apology. Tammy Lowe was released from the Dallas County Jail just before 11a.m.

CBSDFW.COM–02/04/2013

Tammy Lowe

Hit & Run Suspect’s Sister Comments On Arrest

The driver suspected of hitting and killing a 6-year-old boy in Grand Prairie turned herself in to police on Tuesday. Now, the suspect’s sister is talking about the arrest.

01/30/2013

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Grand Prairie Band Director Arrested For Student Relationship

The band director at Grand Prairie High School is facing criminal charges, after he allegedly had improper relations with a former student.

10/26/2012

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Grand Prairie ISD Alters Special Needs Education Plan

Going back to school can be awkward for any child, but the parents of special needs children are particularly aware of that discomfort.

08/17/2011