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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Bus Fails to Pick Up Dallas Special Education Studentsissues, according to a Dallas County Schools spokeswoman. Dallas County School
Bus Fails to Pick Up Dallas Special Education Students
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 hours ago
issues, according to a Dallas County Schools spokeswoman. Dallas County Schools operates transportation services for the Dallas Independent School District. A bus is supposed to pick up and drop off the students at their individual homes. Dallas... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
DISD Opens 3 New Single-Gender SchoolsThe Dallas Independent School District opened three more single-gender schools
DISD Opens 3 New Single-Gender Schools
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
The Dallas Independent School District opened three more single-gender schools this year, bringing the district's total to five. The Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School opened in 2004 and has earned national recognition. Its success... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
East Dallas high school plants, nurtures college dreamsseniors who will have to wait until their junior year to learn about their clas
East Dallas high school plants, nurtures college dreams
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
seniors who will have to wait until their junior year to learn about their class rank. From now on, all students in the Dallas Independent School District will be informed of their rank starting in the middle of their freshman year, which Morrow... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
New Schools & New Programs For Dallas ISD StudentsDALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – It’s a new school year and there are new schools, program
New Schools & New Programs For Dallas ISD Students
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – It’s a new school year and there are new schools, programs and changes across the Dallas Independent School District. There are some 160,000 students heading back to Dallas public schools today, but those students will face... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas ISD Starting School Year 100 Teachers ShortAround 100 vacant teacher positions were still to be filled in the Dallas Indep
Dallas ISD Starting School Year 100 Teachers Short
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Around 100 vacant teacher positions were still to be filled in the Dallas Independent School District with classes set to start Monday. Staffing people planned to work over the weekend to help prepare for the start of the new school year. The... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
13-Cent Tax Increase Proposal Rejected By Dallas ISD TrusteesDALLAS (1080 KRLD) – The Dallas Independent School District will not be asking
13-Cent Tax Increase Proposal Rejected By Dallas ISD Trustees
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) – The Dallas Independent School District will not be asking for a tax hike this November. DISD Trustrees voted to maintain the current tax rate with board president Dr. Lew Blackburn casting the swing vote. Six votes were needed... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Will same-sex schools make Dallas ISD more attractive? Won't hurt to tryare looking for a few good men. As the single gender education coordinator for
Will same-sex schools make Dallas ISD more attractive? Won't hurt to try
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
are looking for a few good men. As the single gender education coordinator for a new all-male public middle school in the Dallas Independent School District, Malonson and principal Dawn Walker don't want to just set the proper stage for the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas School Trustees Consider 13-Cent Property Tax Rate Hikesay are needed programs they can’t expand without the extra money. The hike wo
Dallas School Trustees Consider 13-Cent Property Tax Rate Hike
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
say are needed programs they can’t expand without the extra money. The hike would raise an extra $100 million as the Dallas Independent School District faces possible transfer of money to other districts in the near future under the state’s... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas schools are quietly making major gains in elementary math educationD.C., Miami-Dade and Dallas. The gains made by Dallas were among the highest of
Dallas schools are quietly making major gains in elementary math education
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
D.C., Miami-Dade and Dallas. The gains made by Dallas were among the highest of any districts tested. What is the Dallas Independent School District doing differently in elementary math? Five years ago, the district adopted a... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
J.C. Penney and DISD design shopping event for families with autistic childrenin Dallas Sunday morning for a private back-to-school shopping event for childr
J.C. Penney and DISD design shopping event for families with autistic children
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
in Dallas Sunday morning for a private back-to-school shopping event for children with autism and their families. The Dallas Independent School District has been working with Plano-based Penney to create the right shopping environment for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Mike Hashimoto: Local governments are flush with new revenue. Where did it come from?this year? Just go tell your boss you're taking one and if she doesn't like it,
Mike Hashimoto: Local governments are flush with new revenue. Where did it come from?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
this year? Just go tell your boss you're taking one and if she doesn't like it, well, too bad. And when you hear that the Dallas Independent School District — which generally receives the lion's share of your property tax bill — wants you to... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
DISD projects 6 of 7 ACE schools to meet state standardsDALLAS — The Dallas Independent School District says a review of preliminary da
DISD projects 6 of 7 ACE schools to meet state standards
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
DALLAS — The Dallas Independent School District says a review of preliminary data from STAAR testing indicates six campuses that received extra resources last school year will come off the "improvement required" status from the state. The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Neighbors Fight for Dallas School Bond MoneyElementary is slated to receive $11,492,000 as one of 30 schools in the first r
Neighbors Fight for Dallas School Bond Money
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
Elementary is slated to receive $11,492,000 as one of 30 schools in the first round of bond money spending. Wood said the Dallas Independent School District currently plans to spend that money on a 12-classroom addition to Rowe Elementary. It... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Dallas ISD seeks to increase pre-K enrollment of kids ages 3, 4– In just a few weeks, thousands of students will be loading up backpacks and r
Dallas ISD seeks to increase pre-K enrollment of kids ages 3, 4
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
– In just a few weeks, thousands of students will be loading up backpacks and returning to school. Administrators with Dallas Independent School District hope an increased number of 3 and 4-year-olds will be part of that group. Dallas ISD has... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Districts address teacher vacancies amid cuts, low salariesa teacher makes $37,700 in base salary. Compare that to districts in other stat
Districts address teacher vacancies amid cuts, low salaries
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 17 days ago
a teacher makes $37,700 in base salary. Compare that to districts in other states that may tempt Oklahoma's teachers: The Dallas Independent School District, a three-hour drive south, offers $50,000 base salaries for its shortest entry-level... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Dallas Mayor's Back-To-School Fair Kicks Off Todayto attend, school supplies will only be given public-school children who either
Dallas Mayor's Back-To-School Fair Kicks Off Today
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
to attend, school supplies will only be given public-school children who either live in the City of Dallas or attend a Dallas Independent School District school. To qualify for the free supplies, the student’s family must also meet Federal... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Contaminants Found in Water at South Oak Cliff High SchoolDallas Independent School District confirms tests performed on water at South O
Contaminants Found in Water at South Oak Cliff High School
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 21 days ago
Dallas Independent School District confirms tests performed on water at South Oak Cliff High School revealed certain levels of contaminants, including lead. However, those levels fall well below levels set by the Environmental Protection Agency which... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
DISD Parents Worried After Lead Found In School's Watera news conference to discuss the recent discovery of lead and other contaminant
DISD Parents Worried After Lead Found In School's Water
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 21 days ago
a news conference to discuss the recent discovery of lead and other contaminants found in the school’s drinking water. The Dallas Independent School District had asked an environmental firm to test the school’s water earlier this year. A team of... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
DISD, environmental firm explains South Oak Cliff High water test resultsmy opinion, the water at South Oak Cliff is really good,” said Peter Ward, seni
DISD, environmental firm explains South Oak Cliff High water test results
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
my opinion, the water at South Oak Cliff is really good,” said Peter Ward, senior district manager of EFI Global, Inc. Dallas Independent School District asked EFI Global to collect water samples from South Oak Cliff High School earlier this... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas ISD Considers Property Tax Rate HikeEven with property values rising and many taxpayers likely to pay more with the
Dallas ISD Considers Property Tax Rate Hike
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 25 days ago
Even with property values rising and many taxpayers likely to pay more with the same rates, the Dallas Independent School District is considering a property tax rate hike. District officials are discussing a November referendum for a 13-cent tax... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas County property values see record increases. Will officials cut taxes or keep the cash?the budget predictions of many government entities, such as the county, the cit
Dallas County property values see record increases. Will officials cut taxes or keep the cash?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
the budget predictions of many government entities, such as the county, the city of Dallas and Parkland Memorial Hospital. Dallas Independent School District, meanwhile, anticipated a greater increase. "It's the largest increase we've seen since I... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas County property tax values see record increases. Will politicians cut taxes or keep the cash?budget predictions of many government entities, such as the county, the city of
Dallas County property tax values see record increases. Will politicians cut taxes or keep the cash?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
budget predictions of many government entities, such as the county, the city of Dallas and Parkland Memorial Hospital. The Dallas Independent School District, meanwhile, anticipated a greater increase. "It's the largest increase we've seen since I... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Dallas schools to cut test loadpossible duplication of some exams and concentrate more on state-required learn
Dallas schools to cut test load
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 days ago
possible duplication of some exams and concentrate more on state-required learning. The number of assessment tests that Dallas Independent School District students will take will drop by a third in the upcoming school year, according to The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment testsDALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment tests
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 30 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking fewer tests to avoid duplication of knowledge exams. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/2amvsqJ) reports the number of assessment tests that DISD students will take... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment testsDALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment tests
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking fewer tests to avoid duplication of knowledge exams. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/2amvsqJ) reports the number of assessment tests that DISD students will take... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment testsDALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment tests
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 30 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking fewer tests to avoid duplication of knowledge exams. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/2amvsqJ) reports the number of assessment tests that DISD students will take... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment testsDALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment tests
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 30 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking fewer tests to avoid duplication of knowledge exams. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/2amvsqJ) reports the number of assessment tests that DISD students will take... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment testsDALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment tests
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 30 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking fewer tests to avoid duplication of knowledge exams. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/2amvsqJ) reports the number of assessment tests that DISD students will take... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment testsDALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking
Dallas public school students to take fewer assessment tests
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
DALLAS (AP) - Students in the Dallas Independent School District will be taking fewer tests to avoid duplication of knowledge exams. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/2amvsqJ) reports the number of assessment tests that DISD students will take... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
When School is Out, Dallas Becomes a City of Learningthird summer, learning continues. Dallas City of Learning, a private-public co
When School is Out, Dallas Becomes a City of Learning
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 1 months ago
third summer, learning continues. Dallas City of Learning, a private-public commitment convened by the City of Dallas and Dallas Independent School District along with Big Thought, aims to close the opportunity gap by offering unique educational... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Grown-ups' dust-up kills the music for DISD band vying for state titleBecause of some grown-ups' decision, 78 students from a Dallas Independent Scho
Grown-ups' dust-up kills the music for DISD band vying for state title
Dallas Morning News / Posted 1 months ago
Because of some grown-ups' decision, 78 students from a Dallas Independent School District school were not able to compete for a state title this week. The kids, who make up the honor band at William B. Travis Academy/Vanguard for the Academically... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Should former Madison High basketball star have been convicted of manslaughter? ESPN raises questionsagain "pending." Turner and Causey lived together, apart from their immediate
Should former Madison High basketball star have been convicted of manslaughter? ESPN raises questions
Dallas Morning News / Posted 1 months ago
again "pending." Turner and Causey lived together, apart from their immediate families. Their arrangement figured into a Dallas Independent School District recruiting scandal in which coaches fabricated residency to get talented athletes to play... Read more
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