Denton ISD | Education
Denton County principals have average two decades of experience, which TEA says matters
Between the two of them, Kathleen Carmona and Vernon Reeves have spent nearly a quarter of a century as the principal of their respective campuses. According to new data being tracked by the Texas Education Agency, that matters.
State senator requests AG opinion on school voting resolution
Two school districts voice concern over financial impact of charter schools
Not-so-secret Santa: Denton attorney pays off middle school lunch balance
Rodney "Rocky" Haire has made a reputation for himself as a tough-talking, personal injury attorney who will make sure you get the money you deserve. But it was Haire who pulled out his checkbook earlier this week when he paid off Strickland Middle School's entire overdue lunch balance, which totaled to about $350 for the fall semester.
2017 Guide to Denton's holiday lights
Gas up the car and set your radio to Christmas tunes: our 2017 guide to Christmas lights and decorations in and around Denton County is here.
In the Schools: Dec. 13, 2017
Middle school winners — Creed Bielss, first place in Calculator, first in Maps, Charts and Graphs, fourth in Math, third in Number Sense and first in Science; Sarah Quintanilla, first in Math and fifth in Calculator; Jacy Gehlsen, first in Editorial Writing; Olivia Neale, second in Editorial Writing and fifth in Spelling; and Emilee Cody, second in Ready Writing.
Denton ISD meeting agenda: Let's take a look at how we name our buildings
Though there's no specific building named in the agenda item, the Denton ISD Board of Trustees is expected to vote again on its previous decision to rename Robert E. Lee Elementary School for longtime local educator Alice Alexander.
Denton ISD hosts suicide-prevention speaker
John Halligan will share his son's story and the impact bullying can have on young people during a free community presentation next week.
Art contest set for black history month
The city of Denton's Parks & Recreation Department will host a black history month art contest in February.