Most schools open August 25

Monday, Aug 27, 2012 at 06:56 PM CDT

Boy Who Fell From Window Starts School

Boy Who Fell From Window Starts School

Eighteen months after falling from a third-floor window, Tristan Russell walked into school for his first day of kindergarten.

Monday, Aug 27, 2012 at 06:42 PM CDT

AISD Superintendent Goes to School

AISD Superintendent Goes to School

Arlington's interim superintendent played the role of student on the first day of class.

Monday, Aug 27, 2012 at 05:39 PM CDT

Renovations, Grant Rework 3 Irving Schools

Renovations, Grant Rework 3 Irving Schools

Students at Crockett and Sam Houston middle schools and the Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center see big changes.

Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012 at 03:26 PM CDT
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By Greg Janda

First Day of School 2012

NBC 5 viewers shared photos of their students' first day back to school. See Full Gallery

Monday, Aug 27, 2012 at 11:07 AM CDT

Fort Worth ISD Opens All Boys School

Fort Worth ISD Opens All Boys School

When students return to school Monday for the start of the 2012-2013 school year, 150 boys in Fort Worth will notice they have something particular in common with their classmates - they're all male.

Monday, Aug 27, 2012 at 11:07 AM CDT

Back-to-School Absences Expected

Back-to-School Absences Expected

Thousands of kids are waking up early Monday morning. It’s the first day of school for many districts including Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington and Plano.

Sunday, Aug 26, 2012 at 08:05 PM CDT

Dallas ISD Shows Off New School

Dallas ISD Shows Off New School

Current students and alumni from decades past show up Sunday to tour the brand new high school.

Sunday, Aug 26, 2012 at 11:52 PM CDT

Yoga Heats Up Euless Trinity HS Football Practice

Yoga Heats Up Euless Trinity HS Football Practice

Hot yoga has a lot of Americans sweating and shedding the pounds. Now a North Texas high school football team is adding it to their workout drills.

Saturday, Aug 25, 2012 at 01:27 AM CDT

Schools Tell Parents to Take WNV Precautions

Schools Tell Parents to Take WNV Precautions

School districts warn parents that mosquitoes are that can West Nile virus are active when students are going to school.

Sunday, Aug 26, 2012 at 01:48 PM CDT

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Send Us Your Back-To-School Photos!

Send a photo of your child's back-to-school moment to isee@nbcdfw.com.

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