Texas Attorney General Sues Richardson ISD, 5 Other School Districts Over Mask MandatesSuperintendent Jeannie Stone said at the time she was following the recommendations of doctors and proven science in imposing the mask rule in defiance of Gov. Greg Abbott's ban on mask mandates.
Richardson ISD School Latest COVID-19 Closure Amid Spike In Texas Student CasesCOVID-19 cases are surging in schools across North Texas, forcing some districts to return their campuses to online learning.
School In Richardson ISD Closed Temporarily Due To 'Significant Number' Of COVID-19 Cases, Switches To Virtual LearningBrentfield Elementary School in Richardson ISD has 24 active positive cases and has had 36 since school began on Aug. 17.
Richardson ISD Latest North Texas School District To Offer 'Virtual Classroom Option' For K - 6th Grade"We know that the resurgence of COVID in our community has many of you very concerned for your students who are not yet eligible to receive the vaccine," Superintendent Dr. Jeannie Stone said in a recorded video message.
Record-Breaking Pilot Captain Barrington Irving Inspires North Texas STEM Students With 'Flying Classroom'In recognition of Black History Month, Richardson ISD introduced STEM students to a pilot who not only broke records, but barriers in his industry.
In-Person Learning Begins For Youngest In Richardson ISDRISD officials said for this first grading period, 53% of students have opted to go in-person and 47% will stay virtual.
Richardson ISD Plans To Phase In Return To In-Person Learning By Grade LevelAt the Richardson ISD Board of Trustees meeting Monday night, the district announced plans to phase in the return of in-person instruction this school year.
Black Lives Matter Sign Removed From 'Say Their Names' Exhibit At Dallas High School After ComplaintsThe images include Dallas area fatal victims of police involved shootings, such as Botham Jean, Jordan Edwards and Lake Highlands High grad Atatiana Jefferson.
Multiple North Texas School Districts Close Schools Indefinitely During Coronavirus OutbreakThe school district said the decision follows advice from Dallas County Health and Human Services.
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.