In The Schools

Hayden Gray, a Denton High School senior, was officially presented with a four-year Army ROTC scholarship to Auburn University during a ceremony Friday in a school conference room.

Drumming up help

Administrator picked for Sherman ISD post

In the schools

TWU program to grant automatic admission to top Denton ISD juniors

UNT Briefs

Lisa Mercer, a graduate student studying design research at the University of North Texas, has developed a smartphone app to help people such as truck drivers report incidents of human trafficking.

NCTC Briefs

Gift will bring late sculptor’s work to UNT

UNT briefs


Emily McPherson: New policy sends the wrong message to DISD students

The Denton school district has made a controversial (or, as the school board called it: courageous and brave) move regarding grading policies to take effect next year. The new policy throws deadlines out the window by allowing students to turn in late work at any time and retake tests over and over. It also does away with the six-week grading periods, replacing them with nine-week periods.

Ashlyn Foss: Media feeding into vicious cycle of mass shootings

Steps for choosing the right school

Student makes a sound of success with music career

Cancer survivors start website