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2017-2018 Duncanville ISD Calendar Options Now Available for Input

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It is time to hear your feedback on next school year’s calendar. After listening to teachers, parents and administrators, three options for the 2017-2018 school calendar are now available for your consideration. Priorities listed by the Calendar Planning Committee included keeping the Design Days, where campus staff are able to work on curriculum within work […]

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DHS Art Student Advances to State

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Duncanville ISD – DHS junior Hannah Ismail will compete at state following the 2017 Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE) earlier this month. Her sculpture ‘Hippopotamus’ won an Area medal. Twenty-five students from the DHS Visual Arts Department competed – earning 19 medals.

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STEM Exploration Day Stokes Students’ Passion for Science and Math

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Some elementary students spent an entire day last week learning about science, technology, engineering and math as the district held its STEM Exploration Day at Kennemer Middle School. The program, which accepted applications from third and fourth graders, was developed to encourage students’ passion for STEM-related careers (science, technology, engineering and math). Students participated in […]

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Duncanville ISD Seeking Full Day Pre-K Applicants

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If you’ve always wanted to have an impact on students as they begin their academic careers, Duncanville ISD has an exciting opportunity for you! The district is now accepting applications for our Full Day Pre-K program for the 2017 – 2018 school year. To apply, please complete the ‘Pre-K Pooled’ teacher application.

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Duncanville ISD All Pro Dads Kicks Off Inaugural Season

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Eighteen Duncanville ISD fathers and father figures gathered for the All Pro Dads mini-camp last week. More than 30 men have volunteered to serve as Team Captains/Co-Captains for Duncanville ISD. The captains host monthly breakfasts, organize and facilitate All Pro Dads Day of Presence during STAAR testing and support campuses with additional events in coordination […]

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Duncanville ISD Board Announces New Athletic Director

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Duncanville ISD – Clint Harper joined the Duncanville ISD family this week as the district’s new athletic director. “I am very excited to be in the City of Champions,” Mr. Harper told the Board of Trustees at Monday’s regular meeting. “I cannot tell you the pride and honor I feel standing here in front of […]

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Two Duncanville ISD School Board Seats Open for May Election

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Two seats on the Duncanville ISD Board of Trustees will be up for election in May. Anyone who would like to run for those positions have until Feb. 17 to submit a candidate packet. The seats to be filled are Place 4 and Place 5, currently held by Renee McNeely and Elijah Granger respectively. Interested parties can […]

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DHS Band Students Earn State’s Highest Honor

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The Duncanville High School band had 9 students earn All-State Musician honors. The students were selected from auditions at the Area competition on January 7. All-State is the highest honor a student musician can earn in the state of Texas. Congratulations to the following students: Madeline Figueroa – Bb Clarinet Mercy Ogunlade – Bb Clarinet […]

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DHS Senior Selected to All-State Choir

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D’Ivan Draper will represent Duncanville ISD at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Conference next month after being selected to the All-State Choir. Draper will travel to San Antonio to rehearse and then perform a concert with students from across the state. Being chosen for All-State Choir is the highest honor a student can earn […]

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Duncanville ISD Employees Share Holiday Spirit with Panther Angels

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Duncanville ISD – Duncanville ISD’s Education Plaza and IdeaHub Technology staff continued an annual Christmas tradition by spreading joy with the gift of giving. Counselors at each of our schools identified students in need, and the names and ages of those Panther Angels were added to the Christmas tree at the central administration building. Volunteers […]

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