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.
Most North Texas ISD's & College Campuses Closed FridaySeveral of North Texas' largest school districts and college campuses have decided to cancel classes Friday.
Grand Prairie Students Playing Mariachi MusicIt 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.
Bond Posted For Hit & Run Suspect, Apology IssuedThe 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.
Hit & Run Suspect's Sister Comments On ArrestThe 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.
Grand Prairie Band Director Arrested For Student RelationshipThe band director at Grand Prairie High School is facing criminal charges, after he allegedly had improper relations with a former student.