Grand Prairie ISD
The 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.
Dallas 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.
Health officials are preparing to test nearly 200 Grand Prairie high school students after learning one may have been exposed to Tuberculosis.
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.
Several of North Texas’ largest school districts and college campuses have decided to cancel classes Friday.
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.
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.
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.
The band director at Grand Prairie High School is facing criminal charges, after he allegedly had improper relations with a former student.
Going back to school can be awkward for any child, but the parents of special needs children are particularly aware of that discomfort.