A state district judge issued a preliminary ruling Monday in a lawsuit filed by several Texas school districts that claimed that the state school finance system is unconstitutional.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan toured two classrooms at L.G. Pinkston High School today along with Dallas ISD Superintendent Mike Miles and Board President Lew Blackburn.
Of the nearly 200 business and community leaders who served as Principal for a Day this year, some visits launched brand-new partnerships and others were a continuation of longtime relationships with Dallas ISD campuses. The annual project is a collaboration between the Dallas Regional Chamber and Dallas ISD, and is presented by Capital One Bank.
ays issues raised in recent TV investigative report "are being taken very seriously."
Dallas ISD student performance on the first administration of the STAAR (State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness) was slightly below statewide averages, according to a presentation made by district staff to the board of trustees Thursday. The first administration of the STAAR test was this past spring and the state is using the data to determine passing scores in the future.
“Parents—your role is critical in our schools, even if you are not in a school every day,” said Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles during a Back to School news conference.