Lancaster ISD Fires Staffer Accused Of Threatening Students With DeportationAfter investigating a staffer accused of making racist comments to a 14-year-old Hispanic student earlier this week, Lancaster ISD has let that employee go.
Lancaster ISD Parents Say More Needs To Be Done In Regard To Staffer's Alleged Racist CommentsA Lancaster ISD staff member remains on administrative leave while the district investigates racist comments he allegedly made to a 14-year-old Hispanic student.
Lancaster ISD Staffer On Leave After Allegedly Threatening Student With DeportationThe 14-year-old student who was threatened is a U.S. citizen.
North Texas Middle Schooler A Finalist In Google Doodle CompetitionChristelle Matildo, a 7th grader at Elsie Robertson Middle School in Lancaster ISD, has had her artwork chosen for the Google doodle competition.
Lancaster ISD Plans Graduation Celebration For Students Who Did Not Pass State ExamsLancaster ISD is planning a special graduation celebration on Thursday evening for students who passed all of their classes, but didn't pass end-of-course exams.
Lancaster ISD Starts College Savings Program For Kindergarten Students With Cash DonationIn Lancaster, piggy banks are helping plant the seeds of college dreams, especially when the school district chips in $50 just to get families started.
Court Upholds $33M Penalty On Texas For Underfunding Special EducationThe 5th U.S. Circuit of Appeals ruled Wednesday in favor of the feds’ decision to withhold $33 million from Texas for future special education funding.
Dallas ISD Leaders Work On New Plan For School Bus ServiceThere is a daunting task ahead for the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) as leaders work to come up with a plan to get tens of thousands of students to school everyday.
Voters Agree To Oust Dallas County Schools Bus ServiceThe voters have spoken and the troubled agency responsible for getting tens of thousands of students to and from school in Dallas County will be abolished.
Lancaster ISD Teacher Resigns After Inappropriate Text ReportedThe school district said on Friday it notified Child Protective Services. In addition, this incident has been reported to the Texas Education Agency and to law enforcement officials.
I-Team: Texas Schools Failing To Evaluate Thousands Of Students For Special EdSince 2004 special education enrollment in Texas schools has dropped from 11.2 percent to 8.5 percent of the student population, according to state reports.
Lancaster ISD Police Chief Facing 5 Felony ChargesThe police chief of the Lancaster ISD has been indicted on five felony charges. Keith Wilkerson is accused of a number of charges including, sexual assault, insurance fraud and official oppression.