Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Say New School Safety Bills Should Make A DifferenceLt. Governor Dan Patrick told CBS 11 the new legislation will increase training for teachers and other educators to identify students in need and then connect them to experts.
Dallas ISD Cheerleader Desiree Galloway Turns Disability Into An InspirationAt 18, Desiree Galloway already knows that it is not the challenges in life that define us, but how we respond.
Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Launches Summer Jobs Program For At-Risk 15-Year-OldsThe idea is this summer jobs program could result in stronger, safer communities and possibly a reduction in youth violence, the Dallas Police Department said.
North Texas School Districts Fear They'll Get Much Less Money Than Promised In School Finance Reform BillThe Senate's version of the bill would change the way the state develops its funding formulas from using the prior year’s property tax values and instead using the current year’s.
Contractor Finds Ammunition In Ceiling Of Portable Building At DISD's Woodrow Wilson HighSchool officials said this appeared to be an isolated incident and there is no active threat against the campus.
Idea Proposed To Lure Amazon's HQ2 Being Pursued By Dallas County Community College District To Develop Workforce PipelineOn Saturday, voters approved a $1.1 billion bond package for DCCCD that will not include money for the programs to create a high tech workforce but also a new El Centro College campus in downtown Dallas.
Special Needs Students Strut The Runway Showcasing Custom-Made SuitsTen students with special needs from Thomas Jefferson High School took to the runway -- some even in wheelchairs – to showcase their custom-made suits.
13-Year-Old Dallas Student Dies After Being Pulled From Hotel Pool During School Trip In San AntonioA 13-year-old Dallas ISD student who was on a school trip has died after he was found facedown in the bottom of a hotel swimming pool in San Antonio, the family confirmed.
Dallas ISD Puts Skyline High Teacher Accused Of Making Racist Comments On Administrative LeaveThe teacher joined the Skyline staff in August 2018, DISD said.
Dallas ISD School Resource Officer Helps 2 HS Seniors Get Into CollegeOfficer Paul Cuara helped the girls make Dallas County’s “Promise Pledge,” a commitment to attend a two-year junior college.
Dallas ISD Police Release Description Of Suspect In Armed Robberies Of StudentsPolice describe that suspect as slim, black, about 20-25 years old, approximately 5'9", light complexion, small,wavy brown afro hairstyle, tattoos on arms and neck with a deep voice.