Dallas ISD Marks 50 Years Since Landmark Desegregation RulingFifty years ago this month, Dallas' system of segregated schools finally began to unravel. And a plumber named Sam Tasby was the dad plucking at the legal cord.
Popular Fort Worth ISD High School Teacher Richard Zarza Passes Away Due To COVID-19Southwest High School Principal John Engle said, “Richard was an amazing educator. His passion for student success was evident in every part of our engineering program."
No More Overdue Fees For Users Of The Carrollton Public LibraryGood news for folks who may be a little forgetful in Carrollton. The City Council has unanimously passed a resolution to zero out all outstanding public library overdue fees.
Duncanville ISD Fighting COVID Losses, Making Home Visits To Bring Seniors Back To CampusAdministrators in the Duncanville ISD have a plan on how to reach older teenagers whose education was negatively impacted by the COVID pandemic.
North Texas Students Missing Class Time As State Deals With School Bus Driver ShortageThe latest concern for parents sending students back to campuses is figuring out how to get them to in-person classes because of the lack of school bus drivers.
Parents Show Up In Droves To Lewisville ISD School Board Meeting To Share Opinions On MasksDozens of parents addressed the Lewisville ISD school board Monday night about an issue that wasn't even on the agenda.
Dallas ISD Offering Students 12 And Older $50 To Get COVID-19 Vaccine"The incentive will be distributed in the form of a gift card that can be used as cash," Dallas ISD said in a news release.
Appeals Court Issues Injunction Preventing Enforcement Of Fort Worth ISD Mask MandateThe Fort Worth ISDs mask mandate was short-lived on Monday. Shortly after the policy went into effect an appeals court granted a temporary injunction preventing enforcement.
Governor Greg Abbott Signs Bill Funding Expanded Virtual Learning In TexasThere is now an option for many independent school districts across Texas to have a virtual learning option. This after Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill into law expanding funding for online instruction.
Fort Worth ISD To Mandate Masks Starting MondayThe directive requires all staff, parents, students, and visitors to wear protective face masks at all Fort Worth ISD indoor facilities, absent a medical exemption.
Grand Prairie Police 'Blue Shoes Program' Delivering Free Footwear To Young StudentsSome officers with Grand Prairie PD made hundreds of students in the school district smile. The delight came with the delivery of free shoes and socks.
Deadly Shooting In Area Cancels Classes At Forney Independent School District CampusesAll classes and morning activities at North Forney High School and Smith Intermediate have been cancelled for Wednesday, September 8.
Some North Texas School Districts Reworking Pandemic-Related PoliciesSome students will be returning to school from Labor Day weekend to classrooms with new mask mandates in place.
School In Richardson ISD Closed Temporarily Due To 'Significant Number' Of COVID-19 Cases, Switches To Virtual LearningBrentfield Elementary School in Richardson ISD has 24 active positive cases and has had 36 since school began on Aug. 17.
Grapevine-Colleyville ISD Releases New Statement On Decision To Put Principal James Whitfield On Paid Administrative LeaveWithout disclosing why the decision was made, GCISD shared a list of concerns that did not lead to district leaders' decision to put Whitfield on leave.