There is a new look — and a new leader — for public schools in the Plano ISD. Superintendent Richard Matkin thinks that it is time for change in the classroom.
The U.S. Supreme Court says it will not review a lower court’s decision that two North Texas elementary school principals have immunity from liability for stopping students from handing out Christian candy cane pens.
Parents and students at six schools in Plano have been placed on alert regarding suspicious persons approaching children.
A Plano high school teacher is on administrative leave after being arrested and charged with the sexual assault of a child. Addison Colby Green, a teacher at Shepton High School in Plano, is free on $50,000 bond.
A former Plano ISD kindergarten teacher has been sentenced to 62 years in prison for sexual misconduct with students.
Even after the Plano ISD School Board voted to approve a change to its controversial feeder system, parents still carried on their feud outside the board meeting.
Do young children have First Amendment rights? Federal judges in New Orleans will hear a case Monday morning that could answer that question.
The Plano ISD is facing a $30 million funding deficit. So why did its board of trustees just vote to buy a $6 million building?
Patti Weinbrenner has suffered her share of setbacks. In 2005, Weinbrenner lost her Richardson home to a massive fire. This week, she suffered yet another setback.
Some districts have yet to determine how many they’ll let go because the extent of the state’s budget shortfall is not yet known, but Plano Superintendent Dr. Doug Otto says they’re already notifying staff.
The board of trustees voted unanimously Tuesday morning to start identifying which employees to release.
For the second time this school year a Plano ISD student has been left on a bus instead of being dropped off at school. The child was found Thursday at the district’s bus barn.