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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Lt. Gov. Patrick distancing self from DISD superintendent after News 8 investigationDALLAS -- Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is distancing himself from Dallas Ind
Lt. Gov. Patrick distancing self from DISD superintendent after News 8 investigation
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS -- Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is distancing himself from Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa as the result of a News 8 investigation. Late Friday afternoon, Patrick's office confirmed that he called the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Dallas teacher arrested on improper relationship with student chargeto the school's site, Johnson worked as an assistant coach at the school. Dall
Dallas teacher arrested on improper relationship with student charge
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
to the school's site, Johnson worked as an assistant coach at the school. Dallas police said they worked with the Dallas Independent School District to make the arrest. Authorities have asked anyone with information connected to the case... Read more
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KERA North Texas
To Teach Kids To Read And Write, Sometimes You Have To Get Creativesays Alan Cohen, no matter what language kids speak. He's the brains behind th
To Teach Kids To Read And Write, Sometimes You Have To Get Creative
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
says Alan Cohen, no matter what language kids speak. He's the brains behind this seemingly simple effort by the Dallas Independent School District to improve literacy by getting pre-school through second-grade students to express... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
To Teach Kids To Read And Write, Sometimes You Have To Get Creativesays Alan Cohen, no matter what language kids speak. He's the brains behind th
To Teach Kids To Read And Write, Sometimes You Have To Get Creative
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
says Alan Cohen, no matter what language kids speak. He's the brains behind this seemingly simple effort by the Dallas Independent School District to improve literacy by getting pre-school through second-grade students to express... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Top lawmaker calls for end to 'passing the trash' after News 8 reportschildren to be victims of a sexual predator?” Patrick told News 8 after watchin
Top lawmaker calls for end to 'passing the trash' after News 8 reports
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
children to be victims of a sexual predator?” Patrick told News 8 after watching our series. “How do they sleep at night?” Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa wouldn’t talk to us, but we know he “passed the trash” by... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Texas pastors say underfunding of urban schools is immoralour 5.3 million children, 60 percent of whom live in poverty. These decisions
Texas pastors say underfunding of urban schools is immoral
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
our 5.3 million children, 60 percent of whom live in poverty. These decisions have very real consequences. In 2012, the Dallas Independent School District was forced to close 11 schools due to a $38 million cut in state funding for the district.... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Runnin' Indians head basketball coach resigns under WISD scrutinydied earlier this year.This is not the first time Mobley has been part of an at
Runnin' Indians head basketball coach resigns under WISD scrutiny
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 11 days ago
died earlier this year.This is not the first time Mobley has been part of an athletic department that’s faced scrutiny. Dallas Independent School District forfeited the 2013 and 2014 UIL boys basketball state championships won by Dallas Madison... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces chargeboy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged w
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces charge
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 days ago
boy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged with taking a weapon to a prohibited place. Dallas Independent School District police on Wednesday announced the boy had been arrested and charged with the felony count.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces chargeboy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged w
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces charge
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
boy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged with taking a weapon to a prohibited place. Dallas Independent School District police on Wednesday announced the boy had been arrested and charged with the felony count.... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces chargeboy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged w
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces charge
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
boy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged with taking a weapon to a prohibited place. Dallas Independent School District police on Wednesday announced the boy had been arrested and charged with the felony count.... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces chargeboy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged w
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces charge
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
boy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged with taking a weapon to a prohibited place. Dallas Independent School District police on Wednesday announced the boy had been arrested and charged with the felony count.... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces chargeboy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged w
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces charge
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
boy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged with taking a weapon to a prohibited place. Dallas Independent School District police on Wednesday announced the boy had been arrested and charged with the felony count.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces chargeboy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged w
Dallas student, 15, who accidentally shot self faces charge
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
boy who accidentally shot himself in the leg while at school has been charged with taking a weapon to a prohibited place. Dallas Independent School District police on Wednesday announced the boy had been arrested and charged with the felony count.... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Sticker Shock Over North TX Tax Appraisal Valueson alert over possible taxpayer revolt. Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said
Sticker Shock Over North TX Tax Appraisal Values
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
on alert over possible taxpayer revolt. Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said he texted the Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa about possible tax rate reductions after he saw the large... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Elementary School Students Dance Their Way Into Class7-year-old Madison Garcia said. “It makes me feel good and I have a lot of ener
Elementary School Students Dance Their Way Into Class
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
7-year-old Madison Garcia said. “It makes me feel good and I have a lot of energy." According to the teachers at the Dallas Independent School District elementary, the 30 minutes of movement before class is paying off. “Daily exercise is... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Neighborhood Association Proposes Tent City Alternativehas also written in 24-hour security and a shuttle that would transport people
Dallas Neighborhood Association Proposes Tent City Alternative
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
has also written in 24-hour security and a shuttle that would transport people to and from the camp. Other ideas that the mayor's homeless commission will discuss are the old downtown jail and the old Dallas Independent School District bui... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Michelle Kinder: 3 discipline approaches DISD should use instead of suspensionThis week, Dallas Independent School District trustee Miguel Solis proposed a n
Michelle Kinder: 3 discipline approaches DISD should use instead of suspension
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
This week, Dallas Independent School District trustee Miguel Solis proposed a new disciplinary approach that would all but eliminate suspension as a punishment for the elementary grades. He’s right to do so. Suspension rates in Dallas and around the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas ISD Examines Elem. Suspension PolicyA group of Dallas area school advocates are calling on the Dallas Independent S
Dallas ISD Examines Elem. Suspension Policy
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
A group of Dallas area school advocates are calling on the Dallas Independent School District to remove suspensions and other extreme disciplinary measures for students in all grades lower than third grade. The Texas Organizing Project, which... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Dallas police asking for public's help in locating alleged killerthe victim then escaped in the victim's car, stopping near 1400 S. Hampton Road
Dallas police asking for public's help in locating alleged killer
Houston Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
the victim then escaped in the victim's car, stopping near 1400 S. Hampton Road, where the witness flagged down a nearby Dallas Independent School District police officer. The victim, who was transported to a hospital by the Dallas Fire-Rescue... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dallas police asking for public's help in locating alleged killerthen escaped in the victim's car, stopping near 1400 S. Hampton Rd. The report
Dallas police asking for public's help in locating alleged killer
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
then escaped in the victim's car, stopping near 1400 S. Hampton Rd. The report states the witness flagged down a nearby Dallas Independent School District police officer. The victim was transported to a hospital by Dallas Fire Rescue, where he... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Dallas Police Identify Suspect In Deadly Shootinghave a suspect in a deadly shooting Saturday night. Police say around 11:10 p.
Dallas Police Identify Suspect In Deadly Shooting
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
have a suspect in a deadly shooting Saturday night. Police say around 11:10 p.m. a witness to the homicide flagged down a Dallas Independent School District police officer at 1400 S. Hampton Rd. regarding the victim, who had been shot. The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Election Results Rundown: Dallas Seats, Fort Worth PropsNorth Texas Saturday, with several city council and school board seats up for g
Election Results Rundown: Dallas Seats, Fort Worth Props
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 23 days ago
North Texas Saturday, with several city council and school board seats up for grabs. In Dallas, for trustee seats with the Dallas Independent School District were up for election. District 2 is heading for a runoff between Dustin Marshall and Mita... Read more
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The Mercury News
Campbell Union High School District selects its new superintendentthe Bay Area after stints in Texas and Southern California. He was recently the
Campbell Union High School District selects its new superintendent
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
the Bay Area after stints in Texas and Southern California. He was recently the director of construction services for the Dallas Independent School District and was an area superintendent in the Los Angeles Unified School District, according to... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Kimball High School Students Call For Better Securityconference brought a small pistol through the metal detector and accidentally s
Kimball High School Students Call For Better Security
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
conference brought a small pistol through the metal detector and accidentally shot himself. According to police in the Dallas Independent School District, the 15-year-old student had the small gun in his front pocket. It went off, and the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Investigation of Bullying and Violence at Irving Schoolwere not familiar with any specific problems at the Wheeler campus. Rena Honea
Investigation of Bullying and Violence at Irving School
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 25 days ago
were not familiar with any specific problems at the Wheeler campus. Rena Honea is president of Alliance AFT, representing Dallas Independent School District teachers. Steven Cole is a leader with United Educators Association, representing Irving... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Student Accidentally Shoots Himself, Parents Voice Concernsbefore their kids go to school today, what’s being done to make sure an inciden
Student Accidentally Shoots Himself, Parents Voice Concerns
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
before their kids go to school today, what’s being done to make sure an incident like that doesn’t happen again. Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa will be at Kimball High School tonight. Parents will have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Student shoots himself in leg after bringing loaded gun to schoolwith about 25 other students In addition, 'procedures for use of the metal det
Student shoots himself in leg after bringing loaded gun to school
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
with about 25 other students In addition, 'procedures for use of the metal detectors was not applied' in this case, a Dallas Independent School District statement reads. At the time of the incident, the student was in a classroom with about... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Parents To Voice Kimball H.S. Safety Concerns At Superintendent Meetingbefore their kids go to school today, what’s being done to make sure an inciden
Parents To Voice Kimball H.S. Safety Concerns At Superintendent Meeting
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
before their kids go to school today, what’s being done to make sure an incident like that doesn’t happen again. Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa will be at Kimball High School tonight. Parents will have... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Local ISDs put students at risk by 'passing the trash'Poole said. “They don’t even have to give a reason.” Michael D’Spain chose “pe
Local ISDs put students at risk by 'passing the trash'
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 28 days ago
Poole said. “They don’t even have to give a reason.” Michael D’Spain chose “personal reasons” when he resigned from Dallas Independent School District in 2010. The music teacher at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Report: Toddlers Have Shot 23 People So Far This YearInjured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting
Report: Toddlers Have Shot 23 People So Far This Year
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Prince's Family Heads to Court to Settle Late Pop Star's EstateInjured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting
Prince's Family Heads to Court to Settle Late Pop Star's Estate
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Man Convicted of Brooklyn Murder Exonerated After 52 YearsInjured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting
Man Convicted of Brooklyn Murder Exonerated After 52 Years
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Texas A&M Spending $150 Million for New Research CampusInjured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting
Texas A&M Spending $150 Million for New Research Campus
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student... Read more
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KCEN-TV
NFL Argues Against Delay in Deflategate CaseInjured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting
NFL Argues Against Delay in Deflategate Case
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSStudent Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Student Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HSInjured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independ
Student Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS
KCEN-TV / Posted 28 days ago
Injured After Shooting Self in Leg at Kimball HS DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student... Read more
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11 News Houston
Student injured after shooting self in leg at Dallas schoolDALLAS - The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon a
Student injured after shooting self in leg at Dallas school
11 News Houston / Posted 28 days ago
DALLAS - The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student accidentally shot himself in the leg. It was the end of first period when a student "inadvertently shot himself" with a... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
One shot at Kimball High SchoolDALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon
One shot at Kimball High School
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 28 days ago
DALLAS -- The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student accidentally shot himself in the leg. It was the end of first period when a student "inadvertently shot himself" with a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Student injured after shooting self in leg at Kimball HSThe Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin
Student injured after shooting self in leg at Kimball HS
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 28 days ago
The Dallas Independent School District says classes will resume soon at Justin F. Kimball High School after a student accidentally shot himself in the leg. It was the end of first period when a student "inadvertently shot himself" with a revolver,... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Tent City To Shut Down This Week... So, Now What?suggesting that sites — such as the former Naval Air Station Hensley Field in G
Tent City To Shut Down This Week... So, Now What?
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 28 days ago
suggesting that sites — such as the former Naval Air Station Hensley Field in Grand Prairie, several former and vacant Dallas Independent School District buildings and the vacant Forest Park Medical Center in north Dallas — could all be... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
DISD Approves New Home, But Rejects School RepairsDALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas Independent School District on Thursday night
DISD Approves New Home, But Rejects School Repairs
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted a month ago
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas Independent School District on Thursday night approved the use of $46 million for moving to a new home. The new headquarters will actually save the district money, but it came as school board members said no to... Read more

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