Matt Jackson

Dallas ISD Says South Oak Cliff High Repairs Won't be Complete When School Starts Aug. 19

South Oak Cliff High School won’t reopen at the start of the upcoming school year.

After Dallas ISD superintendent Michael Hinojosa hinted at the delay during this week’s board briefing, the district’s deputy superintendent for operations Scott Layne confirmed that the campus would not be ready for students when the 2019-20 school year starts on Aug. 19.

DISD began a $52 million renovation in Jan. 2018 -- moving approximately 1,100 students mid-year to nearby Village Fair, a renovated shopping center.

You can read the full story from our media partners at The Dallas Morning News by clicking here.

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