Home » Archives by category » Schools

Lindsay Fortner, a second grade teacher at Alexander Elementary School, was selected as the Made with Pride in Duncanville Teacher of the Month. She uses interactive lessons that engage her students’ whole selves into the lesson. Ms. Fortner makes students feel welcome and her classroom is filled with positivity and warmth. She seeks ways to […]

Continue reading …

Duncanville ISD Hires New Staff

No Comment

New Hardin Principal Hire Melanie Lewis joins the Duncanville ISD family as the new principal at Hardin Intermediate School. She was most recently an associate principal at Lake Ridge High School in Mansfield, but began her school career as an elementary school custodian. In between, Mrs. Lewis also served as a Spanish teacher, Title I […]

Continue reading …

Duncanville ISD – Duncanville ISD Superintendent Dr. Marc Smith recognized 63 students and their families last week as part of the newly-developed Superintendent’s Scholars Program. The students represent the top 40 percent in 8th, 9th and 10th grades based on their scores from the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT). The district identified and […]

Continue reading …

Duncanville ISD – Duncanville High School Student Council Advisor David Womack was named High School Advisor of the Year at the Texas Association of Student Councils’ Annual Conference. Mr. Womack, who has been the Student Council advisor at DHS for 22 years, was chosen from nearly 900 member high schools across the state of Texas. […]

Continue reading …

Duncanville ISD – Duncanville High School will soon be able to increase the capacity of its in-demand Architectural Design classes thanks to a $260,000 grant awarded to the district. The P-TECH (Pathways in Technology Early College High School) grant will provide funds to do the following: Hire additional support staff to work with our students, including […]

Continue reading …

Duncanville ISD – Duncanville Independent School District recently learned that the district is a semi-finalist in the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards. H-E-B received more than 1,400 applications from educators from across Texas including teachers, principals, districts, early childhood providers and school boards. Of the school district applications, judges chose 25 school districts as statewide […]

Continue reading …

District Honors Employees Who Exemplify ‘Spirit of a Champion’

Comments Off on District Honors Employees Who Exemplify ‘Spirit of a Champion’

Each year, Duncanville Independent School District selects employees who demonstrate expertise and leadership for the betterment of our students and district. These individuals were chosen by the award committee because they are standouts, who deserve to be honored alongside the district Teachers of the Year. Angel Cabrera is a lead custodian at Duncanville High School. […]

Continue reading …

Transportation Names Bus Driver of the Year

Comments Off on Transportation Names Bus Driver of the Year

Duncanville ISD – Gary Young’s coworkers chose him as the 2018 Duncanville ISD Bus Driver of the Year. His peers say he is well respected and takes pride in transporting his students safely. “He knows every route, and he can drive any of the many different types of buses in the district,” said Operations Manager […]

Continue reading …

Pantherettes Coach Receives City, State Honors

Comments Off on Pantherettes Coach Receives City, State Honors

Duncanville ISD – In the course of a week, the city of Duncanville named a street after Head Women’s Basketball Coach Cathy Self-Morgan, and she was inducted into the prestigious Texas Sports Hall of Fame in Waco. Those are the accolades befitting a person who is frequently referred to as a legend in her field. […]

Continue reading …

DHS Graduate Gets Head Start on Career

Comments Off on DHS Graduate Gets Head Start on Career

Duncanville ISD – Charity Brown has only been out of high school for two years, but at the age of 19, she is preparing to graduate from Texas Woman’s University with a degree in Speech and Language Pathology. In just two months, she is scheduled to walk across the stage and receive her college diploma. […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 74123Next ›Last »