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DISD Consolidation Plan Faces Uphill Battle

The Dallas School Board is facing mounting pressure to dismiss a proposed closure of area schools in an effort save money.


Students work at their desks in front of the empty desk. (credit: Rabih Moghrabi/AFP/Getty Images)

Mansfield ISD Considering Longer School Day

Students and parents in Mansfield might not like the latest effect of school budget cuts. The school district is proposing some students stay in class until almost 5:00 p.m. It’s part of a move to try to cut an additional $13 millon from the district’s budget before next year.


A teacher takes questions from his class. (credit: Chris Hondros/Newsmakers)

DISD Debating Merging Schools To Save Money

The Dallas ISD is looking into shutting down 11 schools and consolidating them with others as a way to cut into a $30 million budget shortfall.


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Missing 13-Year-Old Girl Back Home In Irving

A 13-year-old who had been missing since December 13 is back home. The teenager was initially reported as a runaway, but returned home early this morning and told her parents she was not harmed.


Camps Being Used To Transition Kids To High School

Fort Worth ISD is using Transition Camps to help students overcome the fear of entering Middle School or High School for the  first time.