Most schools open August 25

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 at 05:25 PM CDT

Easing Back To School Jitters

Easing Back To School Jitters

For students of any age, going back to school can be a scary thing -- for parents, it can be even scarier.

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 at 12:07 PM CDT

DISD Preps Staff for Start of School

DISD Preps Staff for Start of School

DISD's new superintendent is pushing for improvement before the start of school.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012 at 05:11 PM CDT

Grand Prairie ISD Kicks Off New School Year

Grand Prairie ISD Kicks Off New School Year

Grand Prairie ISD kicked off its new school year with an education summit that focused on the city's changing demographics.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012 at 08:44 AM CDT

Fort Worth ISD Answers WNV Questions

Fort Worth ISD Answers WNV Questions

The Fort Worth ISD has set up a phone bank to answer parents' questions related West Nile virus concerns and back to school preparations.

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2012 at 06:15 PM CDT

DISD Gives Parents 3 Things They Must Do

DISD Gives Parents 3 Things They Must Do

The Dallas Independent School District is reaching out to parents to help the district improve in the 2012-2013 school year.

Monday, Aug 20, 2012 at 07:00 PM CDT

Luncheon Welcomes Irving's New Teachers

Luncheon Welcomes Irving's New Teachers

The Irving ISD added 345 new teachers to its staff this year.

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 at 11:52 AM CDT

Students Need Back to School Immunizations

Students Need Back to School Immunizations

As another school year begins, students need to make sure they've received their required immunizations.

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 11:08 AM CDT
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By Greg Janda

Back to School Wardrobe Boosters for Girls

School is right around the corner, which means families have back-to-school... See Full Gallery

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 11:08 AM CDT
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By Greg Janda

Back to School Wardrobe Boosters For Guys

It's time to do some back to school shopping, so keep these wardrobe boosters for... See Full Gallery

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 06:06 PM CDT

MISD Hopes New Year, New Teachers Means Fresh Start

MISD Hopes New Year, New Teachers Means Fresh Start

The McKinney Chamber of Commerce and dozens of local businesses welcomed new MISD employees on Wednesday.

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