North Texas School Districts Punishing Students Caught Sneaking In E-Cigarettes, 'Stealth Vaping' A Growing ProblemIn Richardson ISD, six students are already facing in-school suspensions and one has been expelled, facing a felony charge related to e-cigarettes.
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.
North Texas School District Settles Voting Rights LawsuitThe lawsuit claimed minorities couldn't get elected in at-large elections. Now Richardson ISD moves to single-member districts.
Pre-K Students, Driver OK After School Bus Overturns In RichardsonTwo children and the driver on board a Richardson ISD school bus are okay after it overturned in a crash Friday morning, police say.
Richardson ISD Schoolteacher Arrested On Child Porn ChargesCollin County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Plano Police Department have arrested a 41-year-old Richardson Independent School District schoolteacher for Possession of Child Pornography.
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.
Richardson ISD Investigating After Boy With Special Needs Wanders Off CampusA school district is investigating to figure out what went wrong after a little boy with special needs wandered away from school and walked several blocks on his own.
Richardson Hospital, Schools Addressing Medical Professionals ShortageA 7,000 square foot space inside Methodist Richardson Medical Center previously used an out-patient surgery center, has been transformed into a real world classroom for high school students.
Richardson ISD Buddy Benches Help Students Make FriendsPrincipal Hart says Dobie Elementary school teachers have noticed fewer kids playing by themselves and would like to see more benches in more schools.
New Elementary School Planned For Lake Highlands AreaRichardson ISD has already bought land to build a new elementary school near the intersections of Walnut Hill and White Rock Trail.
Parents In Tug Of War Over New Elementary School LocationDuring a school board meeting tonight the Richardson ISD could take a big step forward on fixing an overcrowding problem at one school. The problem has to do with the mass of students at White Rock Elementary,
Court Affirms Conviction Of Man Who Murdered Garland TeacherThe New Mexico Supreme Court has affirmed the murder conviction of a man who killed his North Texas girlfriend, Emily Lambert, in 2014.
High School Magnet Programs Hoping To Chip Away Healthcare Worker ShortageThe national shortage of health care workers is growing from concern to crisis.
North Texas High School Golfer Shooting As Well As PGA ProsPeri’don Castille is a high school senior who is also an amazing golfer. Often shooting in the 60’s, Castille has won several local tournaments, but they are lower in profile and ones that often go unnoticed.