Fort Worth 8th Grader Advances To National Spelling Bee After 63-Round Regional ContestMaitri Kovuru won the Scripps Regional Spelling Bee in Fort Worth on Thursday, after a record-breaking 63 rounds and six hours of competitive spelling.
Child Speaks Out About Alleged Sexual Abuse, Kindergarten Teacher Arrested That DayA Fort Worth ISD elementary teacher was arrested after a 12-year-old girl accused him of having sexual contact with her.
Polytechnic High School On Lockdown; Unauthorized Juveniles In CustodyPolytechnic High School was on lockdown Tuesday morning after several unauthorized school aged males entered the building, according to Fort Worth ISD.
'Respect And Obey The Law': Fort Worth ISD Issues Policy On Protesting Anthem“We are encouraging our coaching staffs to discuss with their student-athletes what it means to obey the law," FWISD said in a statement.
Fort Worth ISD Starts School Year With New STEM AcademyIn the Fort Worth Independent School District, what's old is new again. The new I. M. Terrell Academy for STEM and Visual and Performing Arts is considered a gem for the district.
Texas AG Slams Fort Worth ISD Over Human Sexuality CurriculumIn a letter from the Texas Attorney General, the state demands Fort Worth ISD give parents access to the curriculum for the human sexuality class.
Fort Worth ISD Now Recruiting Teachers In PhoenixFort Worth ISD rented five digital billboards in Phoenix that advertise a starting teacher salary of $52,000. It did the same thing in Oklahoma.
Millions Spent On School District Leadership TeamsAfter a Consumer Justice investigation into the perks found in superintendent salaries, many viewers wanted to know if other administrators were receiving the same bonuses. While they don't get the perks, they do get six-figure salaries.
Fort Worth ISD Trying To Hire Teachers From OklahomaFort Worth ISD believes it can convince teachers in Oklahoma to come here. Teachers in that state took part in a nine-day strike over funding.
FWPD Releases Video Of "Person Of Interest" In Teen Bus Stop AttackThe Fort Worth Police Department held a news conference to release video and a still shot of a person of interest in the case involving the assault of a 13-year-old girl near a school bus stop.
Police: Fort Worth Teen Assaulted While On Her Way To SchoolA teenager on her way to school Thursday morning was assaulted while walking to a school bus, police say.
Subcontractor Paid $35K Paycheck Thanks To Consumer JusticeSeveral small businesses are owed tens of thousands of dollars after construction at three Fort Worth ISD schools.
Bitter Cold Bears Down On North TexasSchools in Fort Worth ISD, Crowley ISD and likely other districts, will be opening the buildings early so students don’t have to wait in the cold when they get dropped off.
Chilly Temperatures Play Big Part In Morning For Fort Worth StudentsThe Metroplex stayed clear of icy roads as winter weather moved through North Texas, but the frigid temperatures still played a big part in the morning for some students.
Area School Kids Get Boost From AmazonAmazon associates in North Texas delivered $15,000 worth of backpacks filled with school supplies and $24,000 to support science, technology, engineering efforts to six schools in Dallas and Fort Worth.