Independent School Districts
While Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said as many as 2,000 children from the border will be coming to Dallas County by the end of July, almost no work has been done by the federal government to prepare at least two of the three potential shelter sites.
CBS 11 News contacted several North Texas school districts. We asked them about their severe weather plans — check out the information they provided.
Although freeways and major thoroughfares remained for the most part free of ice, a handful of North Texas school districts cancelled classes Friday — citing icy conditions on side streets, sidewalks and parking lots.
Right now, in the state of Texas there are more than a thousand separate school districts and one lawmaker says that’s way too many.