Seniors At Dallas' Thomas Jefferson High School Mastering Resiliency As Pandemic Cancels In-Person GraduationsLosses of prom and graduation ceremonies are especially profound for those who lost their school in the October 2019 tornado outbreak.
DISD Trustees Decide Fate Of Tornado Damaged Schools During Late Night MeetingDuring a meeting that ran until almost midnight, the Dallas ISD board decided to rebuild one school destroyed by tornadoes in October and renovate another.
Rangers Shortstop Elvis Andrus Helps High School Baseball, Softball Teams Impacted By Dallas TornadoThe equipment Andrus donated includes equipment bags, helmets, bats, gloves, catchers gear, baseballs, softballs and other items.
Thomas Jefferson High School Seniors Get Holiday Surprise From Plano-Based JC PenneyJCPenney surprised Thomas Jefferson’s senior class with $100 gifts cards at their morning assembly on Tuesday.
DISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Makes New Tornado Rebuild Plan After Insurance Fails To Cover CostsThe Dallas Independent School District has changed its plans to rebuild the three schools severely damaged by the Tornados that hit Dallas in late October.
Dallas ISD Develops New Plans For District Amid Tornado DamageDallas ISD officials discussed a series of rebuild plans for Jefferson Wednesday, but not Cary or Walnut Hill.
Dallas Cowboys Donate $1M To Dallas High School Hit, Damaged By TornadoThe Gene and Jerry Jones family announced a $1 million donation to Dallas ISD to help rebuild the Thomas Jefferson High School football field and replace football equipment that was lost during Sunday night's tornadoes.
Special Needs Students Strut The Runway Showcasing Custom-Made SuitsTen students with special needs from Thomas Jefferson High School took to the runway -- some even in wheelchairs – to showcase their custom-made suits.
DISD Celebrating Success And Pushing For Tax Hike SupportAs part of the run-up to the new school year, DISD today is highlighting its 23 early college high schools.
550-Pound Xanax Bust Highlights Rise In Prescription Drug AbuseFederal agents arrested two Dallas men Sunday after they watched them accept a shipment of 550 pounds of the drug Xanax, according to federal documents.
Dallas School Sees Spike In Drug OverdosesA community is on alert after a spike in drug overdoses at one Dallas school. Parents and school officials had an eye-opening meeting on Monday night to discuss the issue.
Concerns Over Prescription Drug Use At Dallas High SchoolA dramatic increase in prescription drug overdoses at Dallas’ Thomas Jefferson High School led school officials to call a meeting Monday night where it called on parents to help.