MacArthur High School is the second high school in Irving where a student has tested for positive for tuberculosis since the start of the 2013 school year.
Macarthur High School in Irving is on high alert after a student tested positive for tuberculosis. This comes on the heels of a similar scare at another Irving high school.
The group of students was offered the free testing because they may have been exposed to TB when they shared a class last spring with a student recently diagnosed with the contagious disease.
An Irving ISD school trustee, who was arrested for shoplifting over the weekend, has resigned. Norma Gonzales allegedly stuck about $184 worth of merchandise in her purse while at a Wal-Mart store.
The Irving ISD named Debbie Cabrera as acting interim superintendent at a special meeting on Friday morning. This comes after Dr. Dana Bedden vacated his position on Monday.
The search for a new Irving Independent School Board Superintendent begins, after Dr. Dana T. Bedden submitted his resignation to the district’s board of trustees
There is new information today about the 17-year-old Irving boy accused of forcing a female classmate into prostitution. Travis Lekas remains in the Dallas County Jail. The Irving Nimitz High School student faces several charges — including one count of compelling prostitution.
Authorities in Irving arrested a high school student after investigators said that the teen had forced a classmate into prostitution.
An Irving ISD custodian was charged with aggravated sexual assault after he impregnated a 14-year-old and gave her pills that led to her baby’s death, police said.
Irving ISD is requesting a state investigation of board member, Steven Jones, over allegations he violated laws and policies governing the district.
The Board of Education for the Irving School district is considering a major shift of its campus ban of firearms.
The Irving ISD was closed on Friday, but one campus was still buzzing with emergency officials, staff members and student volunteers as an active shooter drill was conducted.