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New School Hours

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New School Hours

In an effort to save the district approximately $200,000 and address bus overcrowding concerns, starting and ending times for all elementary and intermediate schools will change for the 2011-2012 school year as Duncanville ISD moves to a four-tier bus schedule. There will be no change in school hours for middle and high schools. You can […]

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City Council Meeting Recap – 08/16/2011

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City Council Meeting Recap – 08/16/2011

With the budget on the agenda and recent events inspiring numerous speakers to give their opinions during the Citizens Public Comment Period, there was a packed council chamber for the meeting this past Tuesday evening. First on the agenda were the proclamations and presentations. The Chisholm Trail Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution received […]

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Angela Banks Named Secondary Teacher of the Year for Region 10

Congratulations to Duncanville High School English teacher Angela Banks – she was named the 2012 Secondary Teacher of the Year for Region 10! The announcement was made at the Region 10 ESC Teacher of the Year Luncheon on August 11. This is the second consecutive year for a Duncanville ISD teacher to capture this coveted […]

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Duncanville Officers Take Top Prizes at Annual Police Games

Duncanville Police officers and department veterans Ross Dobelbower and Jeff Etessam competed in the annual Texas Police Games earning top prizes in the pistol competition. Etessam, who won his first award in 1997 for power lifting, earned two silver medals in the single and double stack pistol competitions and a bronze medal in the team […]

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Duncanville Crime Prevention Officer Honored at State-Wide Awards Ceremony

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Duncanville Crime Prevention Officer Honored at State-Wide Awards Ceremony

The Duncanville Police Department is proud to salute one of its own following state-wide recognition. Crime Prevention Specialist Officer Doug Sisk was recently honored as the “Outstanding Crime Prevention Specialist Overall” and the recipient of the 2009-2011 Presidential Award at the 2011 Texas Crime Prevention Awards Ceremony. The Texas Crime Prevention Association (TCPA), which hosts […]

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Crime Report for Aug 8 – Aug 14, 2011

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Crime Report for Aug 8 – Aug 14, 2011

The Duncanville Police Department Crime Prevention Division provides this listing as a courtesy. If you have questions you can contact the Crime Prevention Division at 972.780.5027.

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2011-2012 Schedules for Football, Volleyball & Tennis

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2011-2012 Schedules for Football, Volleyball & Tennis

The Athletic Department is committed to making athletics an integral part of the total educational program of Duncanville ISD. Athletics provides one of the finest ways by which today’s young people can develop into responsible men and women. It teaches fair play, sportsmanship, understanding, appreciation of teamwork, and the fact that hard work leads to success. […]

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Main Street Construction Update – August 2011

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Main Street Construction Update – August 2011

The parking and sidwalk in the 300 block is now open and will remain open for the duration of the project. However, Wes Jespersen Way is closed and only people dropping off or picking up TV’s will be allowed in this area. Also, the southbound mainlanes of Main Street, near the Davis Street intersection, will […]

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Got Shots?

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Got Shots?

The First Day of classes is just around the corner, and Texas has a no shots, no school immunization policy. Are you or your child ready for the 2011-12 year with up-to-date immunizations? Find a list of requirements, including new ones that were added for kindergarten and seventh grades in 2009, on our website. You’ll also […]

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Board of Trustees to Save Taxpayers over $2 Million

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Board of Trustees to Save Taxpayers over $2 Million

District Continues to Demonstrate Good Stewardship of Financial Resources At the July School Board meeting, the Duncanville ISD Board of Trustees took another proactive approach in financial stewardship of district resources by approving an energy conservation initiative and partnership with Energy Education, Inc. The five-year partnership will save the district more than $2.1 million over […]

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