'It Really Does Exacerbate It': Texas Students Struggling During Pandemic, Now Hit With Winter Storms Impact"I have a big concern. Are they lacking in education? I think that they probably are," said parent Amy Deal.
Winter Weather Closes Arlington ISD & Others, Fort Worth School District Switches To All VirtualA wintry mix, including sleet, is falling across parts of North Texas making for a potentially treacherous commute and impacting several of the largest school districts in the Metroplex.
Arlington ISD Starts Webpage, Counseling Hotlines For Students, Parents Coping With PandemicThe Coping with Emergencies page on AISD's website focuses on the social and emotional well-being of students, families and staff during the coronavirus pandemic.
Dallas ISD Sees Huge Demand For Free Meals During Coronavirus-Related School ClosuresDallas ISD leaders are moving quickly to support struggling families: and the lesson brought home Monday is that there are many.
People Stay Busy With Schools, Some Businesses Closed During Coronavirus OutbreakThe first Monday with widespread school and office closures due to COVID-19 forced North Texans to alter routines and find new ways to spend the day, while also trying to keep their distance from too many people.
LIST: School Closures In North Texas Due To Coronavirus OutbreakHere are a list of school districts and colleges in North Texas that have closed their doors for the immediate future amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Multiple Homes In Rockwall Damaged, Trees And Power Lines Down After Sunday StormsDespite multiple reports of downed trees, fences and several downed power lines only eight homes sustained moderate damage in the area, according to police.
Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration Following Severe Weather Across TexasThe declaration includes Cass, Cameron, Collin, Dallas, Ellis, Erath, Hunt, Kaufman, Lamar, Panola, Rains, Rockwall, Rusk, Tarrant, Van Zandt and Wood counties.
School Campuses Across North Texas Closed After Tornado And Storm DamageThe National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down in Dallas and resulting storm damage has closed schools across North Texas.
DISD Board To Vote On 4 School ClosuresCarr Elementary, Edison Middle, Ray Elementary and Titche Elementary all carry four consecutive year distinctions of poor performance based on state standards.
Weekend Rains Leave Roads Impassable & Schools ClosedNorth Texans woke Monday to find nearly two-dozen road closures across various counties. After flooding and a levee breach on Sunday, officials announced that all Navarro County school districts, except the Corsicana ISD, would be closed on Monday.
Closed Schools & Daycare Centers Leave Some Texas Parents FrazzledIn a matter of a few hours, North Texas will be under a second Winter Storm Advisory this week. Now, some frazzled parents are left wondering what to do if school lets out for another day.
Severe Storms Force School Closures In North TexasA number of schools in Arlington and Dallas will be closed on Friday as a result of severe weather that hit north Texas on Thursday.
Four Largest Collin County School Districts Closed Monday Due To Icy RoadsDrivers struggled to get up Hebron Parkway near Marsh Ridge Road in Carrollton in Denton County Sunday night.
North Texas Districts Defend Decision To Close SchoolsAlthough freeways and major thoroughfares remained for the most part free of ice, a handful of North Texas school districts cancelled classes Friday -- citing icy conditions on side streets, sidewalks and parking lots.