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."
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.
Legal Fight Far From Over Despite Fort Worth ISD Mask Mandate Going Into Effect Sept.13Starting tomorrow, Fort Worth ISD will require all employees, students, parents and visitors to wear a face mask while inside any district building.
Fort Worth ISD Parents, Students React To Mask Mandate Which Starts Monday“I see it as a pro and con,” student Bryanna Marie Garcia said.
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.
Judge John Chupp Grants Temporary Injunction Blocking Fort Worth ISD From Enforcing MasksThe order from Judge John Chupp also specifically instructs the district to inform employees of the injunction, and let them know violations could come with sanctions.
John Gales Sr., Legendary Basketball Coach, Educator In Forth Worth ISD For 36 Years, Passes Away At 82In 1968, Gales became the basketball coach at Trimble Technical High School, where he would teach and coach for the next 30 years.
Fort Worth ISD School Board Considers Next Step Regarding Mask MandateDuring the special meeting, parents headed to the podium clearly divided on whether or not masks help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Fort Worth ISD Board Approves Option, Provides Funding For Temporary Virtual LearningThe Fort Worth ISD Board has approved a temporary virtual learning option for students who have been unable to return to school due to a documented medical condition.
More Than 1,000 Fort Worth ISD Students, Staff In Quarantine Due To COVID-19 1 Week Into School YearThe school district said the breakdown is 908 students and 185 staff members in quarantine after either testing positive for COVID-19 or being exposed to someone with COVID-19.
Fort Worth ISD Plans Temporary Virtual Learning Option For K Thru 6 Students With 'Documented Medical Condition'Pending board approval, the Temporary Virtual Learning Option (TVLO) will begin on Monday, September 13 and continue through the rest of the fall semester.
Fort Worth ISD School Board Gets Earful On Mask Mandate, Then Votes To Join Lawsuit Against Governor AbbottThe board called a special meeting on Tuesday, August 17, to address last week’s legal action that reversed the district’s mask mandate.
State District Judge John Chupp Grants Restraining Order Against Fort Worth ISD's Mask MandateState District Judge John Chupp has approved a restraining order against Fort Worth ISD by a group of parents, saying it lacks the authority to require face masks.
Fort Worth ISD Now Requiring All Students, Employees Wear Masks Inside Buildings, On School BusesDozens of parents showed up to the school board meeting requesting a district-wide mask mandate due to the COVID-19 surge in North Texas and beyond.
Mask-Wearing 'Strongly Encouraged' By Fort Worth ISD, But No MandateFort Worth ISD's 2021-2022 school year starts Monday, August 16, and all campuses will return to in-person learning.