North Texas Organization Filling Backpacks With HopeThere are at least 2,000 homeless children enrolled in the DISD. Fortunately, there are people who are not only aware of the situation, but are doing something everyday to try and turn it around.
DISD Administrator Teaches Higher Education Can Opens Doors"The rewards have been the quiet steady – doors opening. It is the ability to have the skills and the capability to lead people that make a difference in the lives of DISD students every single day," says Tara Brown.
Dallas Behavior Program Instructor Says Education Helps You Help OthersSamuel Brian Conerly is a behavior program instructor at Dallas Independent School District’s W. H. Adamson High School. He tracks the behavioral progression or regression of students and provides daily social skills instruction.
Superintendent-Less DISD Board Wants Billions In ImprovementsDISD school board trustees approved a new budget late Thursday night. The package includes a pay raise for teachers and other district staff, but there's a lot of number crunching yet to be done.
Dallas ISD Superintendent Mike Miles ResignsDallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles has formally issued his resignation. Miles made the announcement during a morning news conference at DISD headquarters.
DISD Cafeterias Moving From Lunch Trays To Compostable PlatesThe cafeteria lady with the hair net, the metal, then plastic and now Styrofoam lunch trays... conjure fun memories for so many current and former Dallas Independent School District students. But no more!
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Dallas School Best In The CountryDespite the continuing turmoil in the Dallas Independent School District, a public high school there has been named best in the country -- for the fourth year in a row! The magnet School for the Talented and Gifted at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center ranked No. 1.
Judge Orders Meeting To Discuss DISD Superintendent's JobIt took several months and a court order, but it looks like a few Dallas Independent School board members will get their wish.
Non-District Students Filling Seats In Many DISD SchoolsHundreds of students who live outside district boundaries have been granted admission to some of Dallas ISD’s best schools.
Remarkable Changes At Once Struggling DISD Elementary SchoolA struggling Dallas school has found a way to make a big turnaround. Those involved say the success is the result of a collaborative effort.
Dallas ISD Campaigning Now For New TeachersThe district is looking to hire people for next school year now.
DISD Gives Unanimous Approval For $130 Million Improvement PlanThe Principal of W.T. White High School has a little bounce in her step as she happily informed students about a large slate of improvements that will now take place on campus.
DISD Trustees To Vote On $148 Million Plan To Fix Nine SchoolsDallas ISD trustees are set to make a big decision Thursday night thatcould impact thousands of DISD students and teachers.
Dallas ISD Student Discipline Problem Still Needs Work
Parents Vent Frustration With Lakewood Elementary After CO LeakA re-opened Lakewood Elementary School became a welcome sight for parents. But frustrations boiled over at a meeting with Dallas Independent School District representatives Friday morning.