The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that everyone over the age of 2 wear a mask in the classroom regardless of their vaccination status.
Leslie Adindu made the incredible journey from living in a Fort Worth homeless shelter to moving to Missouri to play college football on a full scholarship.
Fort Worth ISD says an unprecedented number of students will be in the classroom for the next month to get beyond the pandemic learning losses.
Across the state, the failure rate for the reading portion of the STAAR test increased by 4% compared with 2019, and it was 16% higher on the math portion. Nearly 4 out of 10 students are not even close to being ready for the next grade. The biggest impact was felt by virtual learners.
Free summer meals are now available for children in North Texas’ two largest school districts.
More than 100 people marched to district headquarters. Some people claim the district is focusing too much on social issues. The district has already said topics like Critical Race Theory are not officially part of any curriculum.
This week marked the start of optional masking at schools in Texas. While most North Texas schools are already done, some — like Dallas and Fort Worth ISD — are still going. As this chaotic year comes to a close, masks in school are still causing some confusion among parents with no universal rule.
A teenage boy was taken to the hospital in critical condition after reportedly being shot in the Eastern Hills High School parking lot in Fort Worth.
The district is hoping a $1,000 bonus will help give teachers more encouragement to sign up for the summer launch program and help students catch up.
Dozens of parents and activists spoke out at Fort Worth ISD’s school board meeting Tuesday angry at the superintendent. They claim the district is forcing critical race theory on students.
“Decision Day” at Eastern Hills H.S. recognizes seniors headed not only for college, but other opportunities as well.
Wednesday was the first in a series of on-campus vaccination events at Fort Worth ISD.
Texas public school districts may keep their current mask policies until June 4. After then, the governor said no student, teacher, staff member, parent or visitor can be required to wear a mask while on campus.
North Texas schools are getting a huge boost to their budgets, thanks to $18 billion in federal stimulus money finally being released by the state — at least in part.
A North Texas teacher who was fired after her controversial tweets to then-President Donald Trump will not be getting her job back.
School districts have been working with vendors and contractors to get campuses back in operation. They've made a lot of progress. Still, a few remain closed to in-person learning.
On Monday, more schools damaged by the winter storm will re-open for in-person learning.
The Dallas, Fort Worth and Arlington school districts will be closed Monday and Tuesday because of storm damage.
Denton and Arlington ISD have both canceled some classes for next week so repairs can be made to damaged buildings.
The uncertainty about power has forced many North Texas school districts to cancel plans to hold virtual classes this week.