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Student Athletes Shocked By Special Awards

North Texas student athletes were shocked this past school year with special $1,000 scholarships in honor of their achievements in sports and in the classroom.

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Allen ISD’s Fixed Stadium To Host Graduation

The Allen ISD is just days away from opening its newly repaired Eagle Stadium. The concern has been whether or not the stadium would be fixed in time for graduation on June 5.

05/18/2015

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Students & Staff Hold Final ‘Homecoming’ Before School Demolition

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – There’s a junior high school homecoming of a different kind happening in North Texas. Hundreds of former students and staff members will return to Arlington’s Hutcheson Junior High School […]

CBSDFW.COM–05/18/2015

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Weather-Related Closings & Delays For DFW

Here’s a list of the latest weather-related closings and delays for Monday.

05/11/2015

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State Senate Approves Texas Pre-K Upgrade

After months of criticism from both sides of the political spectrum, the Texas Senate on Thursday approved Republican Gov. Greg Abbott’s proposed pre-K upgrade.

05/08/2015

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Non-District Students Filling Seats In Many DISD Schools

Hundreds of students who live outside district boundaries have been granted admission to some of Dallas ISD’s best schools.

CBS 11–04/23/2015

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Lake Highland Parents Worried After Suspicious Person Approaches Girls

Some parents in Dallas’ Lake Highlands are sounding the alarm. Twice in the last week, young girls say men, who appeared to be up to no good, approached them.

CBSDFW.COM–03/25/2015

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Texas Raises School Spending, But Still Lags

Texas has improved its state support for public education, but still lags behind most of the nation, according to an annual report from the National Education Association.

03/19/2015

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Texas Senate OKs Plan To Let Some Students Bypass Test Rules

The Texas Senate has approved allowing thousands of high school seniors to graduate this year despite failing one of the standardized exams needed to earn a diploma.

03/17/2015

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SMU Students Mark History Milestone With Trip To Selma

They are marching back in history to mark a major milestone. Students from Southern Methodist University loaded into buses Friday and set off — bound for Selma, Alabama.

CBSDFW.COM–03/06/2015

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School District Changes Its Mind, Cancels Classes For Some Students

Snowfall at the worst possible time prompted Midlothian school officials to call off classes for half its students — but only half of them.

CBS 11–02/25/2015

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DFW Schools Share Plans For Makeup Days

Winter weather forced many North Texas school districts to cancel or delay classes this week. Find out how those districts plan to make up for all of that missed class time.

02/25/2015

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