Richardson ISD School Board Accepts Superintendent Jeannie Stone's ResignationThe Richardson ISD Board of Trustees voted 6-0 Monday night, Dec. 13 to accept the resignation of Superintendent Dr. Jeannie Stone.
Pandemic Progress? Richardson ISD Announces End To Mask MandateCiting a 95% drop in Covid cases in the district since hitting a high at the beginning of the year, RISD school leaders are now looking to reward that pandemic progress.
Lake Highlands High School Teacher On Administrative Leave After Allegedly Using Racial Slurs"The use of a racial slur in any education setting is offensive and inappropriate, regardless of the context," the school district said in a letter to parents on the matter.
Some Parents Still Worried To Send Kids To School Despite COVID Vaccines Infections and exposures, and even minor colds at day cares can mean children get sent home for days or weeks, forcing parents to scramble repeatedly for child care.
Richardson ISD Loses Student And Teacher To Complications From COVID-19Sha’Niyah McGee was a junior at Berkner High School. Eroletta Piasczyk was a teacher at the Christa McAuliffe Learning Center.
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.