North Dallas High School

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Devoted Coach Helps Turn Troubled Girl Into State Wrestling Champ

A year ago, Kymber’Lynn Jackson was angry, annoying — her words — and savoring bad choices. “I used to like getting in trouble,” the North Dallas High sophomore said with an incredulous laugh. “I used to like getting in trouble!”

CBS 11–03/25/2015

Students celebrate during their graduation ceremony. (credit: Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas ISD Has Largest Graduating Class In Nearly 30 Years

To say Dionte Johnson was a troubled student in Middle School might be an understatement. “Been kicked out 3 or 4 times, got sent to an alternative school for fighting – doing the wrong stuff I shouldn’t have been doing,” says Johnson.

06/03/2011

A patient receives a tuberculosis shot. (credit: David Greedy/Getty Images)

DISD Teen Diagnosed With TB Before Dying

A DISD student diagnosed with tuberculosis has died. Health officials say the teenage girl died from an unrelated illness, but they’re still going to test her fellow classmates and teachers for TB.

CBSDFW.COM–01/13/2011