In the Schools: April 19, 2017
The Evers Park Elementary School kindergartner signed an "intent to hire" letter with Denton ISD last week that promises an accelerated hiring process with the district once he completes his education degree and required certifications.
School board candidates talk local, state issues
The Great Migration: Woman bikes through Denton on butterfly trail
Denton Noon Kiwanis Club members question school board candidates
Denton school board candidates fielded questions about growth, school funding and transportation in their first solo forum on Tuesday afternoon.
In the Schools: April 11, 2017
Soloists — Carson Carothers, junior, vocal; Jack Debus, senior, snare drum; Olivia Donegan, sophomore, piano; Sabina Howell, sophomore, cello; Leah Lawler, senior, vocal; Zach Masey, senior, vocal; Summer Roberson, freshman, vocal; Becca Stiegelmar, sophomore, vocal; and Lindsay Warren, senior, vocal.
Helping Hands: School club gives back
Under the soft, multi-colored Christmas lights lining Geoffrey Gauntt's ceiling, his classroom buzzed with chatter Tuesday as Ginnings Elementary students got ready to complete yet another service project. The third-, fourth- and fifth-graders loaded themselves down with as many canned goods as their small arms could carry and headed outside to fill the school's new food pantry.
Texas House votes to nix vouchers, maybe dooming Senate bill
Denton ISD trustees have already approved a legislative priority stating the district "adamantly opposes the diversion of public funds for vouchers, tax credits, education savings grants, or any other funding mechanisms diverting funds to private schools".
Many of the students who go to Denton ISD schools don't live in Denton. Why am I paying for kids in Aubrey to go to school?