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M.S. Academy Teams High-Performing Kids With Under-Performing Ones

The Dallas Independent School District is taking a new approach to try and turn around a struggling middle school… a campus at the center of a district-wide controversy.

CBSDFW.COM–11/11/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 10: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium on July 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Pitcher Clayton Kershaw In North Texas Challenging Students

First it was the ice bucket challenge. Now it’s time for Kershaw’s Challenge. The Dodger Pitcher and two-time Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw kicked it off at Highland Park High School where his pitching career began.

CBS 11–11/10/2014

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Kids Go Back To Class After Ebola Quarantine

Several students across North Texas are heading back to class on Monday after clearing their recommended 21-day monitoring period for possible contact with Ebola.

11/03/2014

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Students Return To School After Bee Attack

Nearly two dozen children are returning to school on Wednesday after a bee attack on campus.

10/22/2014

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Bee Swarm Stings Middle School Students

Twenty-three middle school students at Highland Middle School in Saginaw had to be treated for multiple bee stings after someone disturbed a hive during PE class.

10/21/2014

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Kids Back In Class After Ebola Quarantine

Among the people now released from quarantine for Ebola concerns are eight students who started returning to classes in Dallas this week.

10/21/2014

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North Texas Schools Respond To Ebola Fears

Many school districts across North Texas are doing their part to keep Ebola off of their campuses.

10/17/2014

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Nurses, Current & Future, Forge Ahead Knowing The Risks

The risk of catching infectious diseases is a danger nurses know well. CBS 11 News spent Tuesday talking to current and future nurses about the risks posed by their chosen career.

CBSDFW.COM–10/14/2014

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Some Collin County Parents Stunned By School Redistricting Plans

There are few issues in Frisco that will get people more upset than redrawn school boundaries. A new proposal, dropped in front of parents Monday evening, is sending shock-waves through some homes.

CBSDFW.COM–10/13/2014

The West Fertilizer Company, shown from the air, lies in ruins on April 18, 2013 in West, Texas. (credit: Getty Images)

Study: All North Texas Students At Chemical Disaster Risk

A new study found every single student in Dallas and Rockwall Counties is at risk of exposure to chemical disaster. Researchers call it a major threat to our children, that went unnoticed until the West Fertilizer Plant explosion.

CBS 11–10/06/2014

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Ebola Concerns Keep 5 DISD Students At Home

Five students from five campuses in the Dallas ISD will not be attending class on Thursday because they are under observation after a possible exposure to the Ebola virus.

10/02/2014

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Texas School Fund Worth $37.7 Billion

A fund that Texas uses to buy instructional materials and cover some local school district costs is now worth nearly $38 billion, officials announced on Tuesday.

10/01/2014

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