Fort Worth ISD Hires 56 Teachers As It Looks To Fill Hundreds Of PositionsFort Worth ISD secured 56 new teachers in a weekend hiring event where it offered letter of intent on the spot to applicants, and thousands of dollars in bonuses and incentives.
Judge Briefly Blocks Texas Schools' Gender-Based Hair PolicyA federal judge has temporarily blocked a Texas school district's enforcement of a grooming policy that prohibits boys — and not girls — from having long hair.
'Danger Was Quickly Contained' Mansfield ISD Superintendent Says In New VideoThe influx of panicked parents trying to contact their children during the Oct. 6 shooting at Timberview High School overloaded cell towers, stopping calls from going through.
Hackers Target Some Allen ISD Educators, Parents And StudentsAllen ISD Superintendent Robin Bullock said some staff, parents, and students received an email from hackers responsible for a recent cybersecurity attack on the district.
Former Lubbock Private School President Larry Tye Rogers Sentenced To 5 ½ Years For Child Pornography Former Lubbock Christian School president Larry Tye Rogers, 56, pleaded guilty in June to possession of child pornography.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Files 9 More Lawsuits Against School Districts Imposing Mask MandatesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed nine more lawsuits against the following ISDs for defying Exec. Order 38: La Vega, McGregor, Midway, Waco, Diboll, Lufkin, Longview, Paris and Honey Grove.
Legal Fight Far From Over Despite Fort Worth ISD Mask Mandate Going Into Effect Sept.13Starting tomorrow, Fort Worth ISD will require all employees, students, parents and visitors to wear a face mask while inside any district building.
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.
Threat Made At Pilot Point High School In Denton CountyAll after school activities for Pilot Point ISD have been cancelled after a threat was made at the high school Friday.
Is Your Child’s Teacher Vaccinated For COVID-19? Most North Texas Schools Districts Aren't AskingWhile several local school districts push for masks, North Texas schools are not requiring vaccines for teachers.
Harmon High School Student Detained, Charged After Bringing Gun To SchoolA student was detained for bringing a gun to Harmon High School on Sept. 1. He now faces a charge of having a gun in places where weapons are prohibited, a third-degree felony.
Hurst Euless Bedford ISD Board Votes Against Mask MandateThe Hurst Euless Bedford ISD school board voted -- six to one -- against a temporary mask mandate on August 27.
Boyd Elementary School Closes Temporarily Amid Concerns Over Rising COVID-19 CasesBoyd Elementary School joins the growing list of North Texas schools to temporarily close amid the recent spike in COVID-19 cases spurred by the delta variant.
Demonstrators Call On Fort Worth ISD To Require Masks In SchoolsDemonstrators walked through the heart of downtown Fort Worth Saturday night, pushing for mandatory masks in schools.
Denton City Council Passes Temporary Mask Mandate, 'Strongly Urges' Face Coverings In Public, Indoor Spaces TooDenton City Council Thursday night voted to pass a mask mandate applying to all city entities, including businesses, schools and city buildings. It goes into effect Friday, Aug. 13.