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Collegiate Academy Student Chooses Both Academics & Sports

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Duncanville ISD – Kaleb Berry has lived in Duncanville for 10 years, but he has never attended a Duncanville ISD school until now. He is one of 126 students who make up the inaugural class of Duncanville High School’s Collegiate Academy. For seven years, Kaleb attended private school. For the past three years, he was […]

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Students ‘Band’ Together to Donate School Supplies

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Duncanville ISD – Duncanville High School’s band members are doing more than tooting their own horns for the start of the school year. During summer band camp, they collected thousands of school supplies for students at the district’s nine elementary schools. Assistant Band Director Mark Teal said the ‘BANDing Together for Success’ program, in its inaugural […]

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Duncanville High School Hosts Blood Drive for Hurricane Victims

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Duncanville ISD – Duncanville High School’s Student Council, in partnership with Carter BloodCare is organizing a blood drive for Friday, September 1 to benefit victims of Hurricane Harvey. More than 170 students and staff have already made appointments to donate, and Carter BloodCare is prepared to take walk-up clients on a limited basis. “What an amazing community effort by […]

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Acton Celebrates New Campus

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Duncanville ISD – In front of a packed auditorium of students, families, staff and local dignitaries, Duncanville ISD Board President Renee McNeely cut the ribbon signifying the official opening of the new Acton Elementary School. “Moving into the new school means the beginning of a new chapter,” said Acton 2017 campus Teacher of the Year, […]

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District and All Schools Received Highest TEA Rating

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Duncanville Independent School District and all schools received the highest possible rating from Texas Education Agency (TEA). The scores are a result of the 2016-2017 STAAR test results. The district’s PACE High School received a ‘Met Alternative Standard’ rating. The district also showed growth in the area of college and career readiness, demonstrating that Duncanville […]

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Acton Elementary To Host Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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Duncanville ISD – Forty years after the first Acton Elementary School was built, students and staff of Acton Elementary School will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of their brand new campus. The design of the new building was created with input from teachers, staff and members of the Community Bond […]

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Right At School to Offer After-School Programming and Four DISD Campuses

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Duncanville ISD – Right At School will offer an after-school program beginning in August at four elementary school campuses – Acton, Bilhartz, Hastings and Hyman. Right At School includes curriculum enrichment at these Duncanville ISD schools until 6:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. More information available at rightatschool.com or call 855-287-2466.

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DHS Collegiate Academy to Launch in New Facility

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Duncanville ISD – Duncanville High School’s first Collegiate Academy class spent time in the classroom this summer getting ready for the new school year. The 125 incoming ninth graders attended a Summer Bridge program that was designed to help them make a smooth transition to high school and to understand the expectations of taking college […]

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Duncanville ISD Online Registration Begins August 7, 2017

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Duncanville ISD – Families may begin registering students for school at Duncanville ISD on Monday, August 7. Online registration is available for all campuses using the Skyward system. Beginning August 10, parents and guardians may bring documents for review at their students’ schools from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. Staff will be […]

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Duncanville Trustee Earns Highest Leadership Designation

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Duncanville ISD – Duncanville ISD Board member Tom Kennedy earned the title of Master Trustee after completing a yearlong leadership program from the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB). The designation is the highest recognition TASB offers through its Leadership TASB program. Mr. Kennedy is in his 20th year as a trustee for Duncanville ISD […]

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