GPISD May Add Program Aimed At Nursing ShortageGrand Prairie ISD is considering a dual program with UT Arlington that would greatly benefit future nurses.
Grand Prairie Teacher Says Oklahoma Allegations Aren't TrueDurham’s own attorney turned him in, and claimed Durham said he was capable of “doing things along the line of what happened in Newtown (Connecticut).”
Grand Prairie Teacher Suspended After District Learns Of 2013 ArrestSTEM teacher Christopher Durham is said to have told his students to Google him, where they found he had been arrested in Oklahoma.
Missing Student & Teacher Found At Richardson MotelA missing former Grand Prairie High School math teacher and 16-year-old student have been found at a motel in Richardson.
Grand Prairie Police Searching For Missing Juvenile And TeacherA Grand Prairie High School math teacher, Michael Perez, is believed to have taken off with a 16-year-old student, Amy Botton. The teacher has been fired.
Former Grand Prairie ISD CFO Indicted For Embezzlement The former Chief Financial Officer for the Grand Prairie Independent School district was arrested Monday on a Federal Indictment by a grand jury and charged with theft.
STEM Focus For One North Texas School Starts In Parking LotAmid a nationwide push to get more students interested in STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering and Math—a North Texas school district is doing more than tweaking the curriculum.
No Carbon Monoxide Detectors In Most North Texas SchoolsAccording to Texas law, schools are not required to have carbon monoxide monitors.
GPISD School Inspected For Shelter UseThe push to house hundreds of unaccompanied children in shelters across North Texas could come down to a key visit to a vacant school in Grand Prairie on Friday.
Judge Acknowledges Possible Unaccompanied Children Housing DelaysDallas County Commissioners Court Judge Clay Jenkins says he knows he set an ambitious goal: By the end of this month, bring to Dallas County two thousand unaccompanied children from Central America who crossed the Texas border illegally.
Grand Prairie High School Students To Be Tested For TBHealth officials are preparing to test nearly 200 Grand Prairie high school students after learning one may have been exposed to Tuberculosis.
Middle School Teacher Fired Amid Bullying AllegationsA 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.