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District Update Re: Texas Education Agency Conservatorship Status
09/27/2022
During the September 26, 2022, business meeting of the DeSoto Independent School District Board of Trustees, Texas Education Agency-assigned conservator AJ Crabill announced a transition in the district’s conservatorship.
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Day
DeSoto ISD Goes Gold in Honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness
09/23/2022
DeSoto ISD asks its school community to wear gold on September 29 to raise awareness of pediatric cancer. Let's "Paint DeSoto Gold."
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Lights. Camera. Action: DeSoto Eagles Homecoming Week 2022 is on the Horizon
09/20/2022
LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION! - The DeSoto High School Homecoming Week is a districtwide green and gold celebration!
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Hispanic Heritage Month 2022
The DeSoto ISD Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
09/20/2022
From September 15- October 15, DeSoto ISD joins the nation in celebrating the advancement, culture, and contributions of those of Hispanic and Latin descent across the nation.
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September Board Meeting Promos
Series of DeSoto ISD Board-led Community Meetings on the Horizon
09/19/2022
The DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees will host a series of community meetings in the coming ten-day period beginning September 19
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Gameday Reminders
DeSoto Eagles Prepare for the First Home Game of the Football Season Gameday Reminders and Policies
09/08/2022
As a measure to maintain a safe and family-friendly environment, the DeSoto Independent School District is sharing the following reminders in advance of the district's first home game of the football season
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DeSoto ISD Recognizes National Attendance Month
09/07/2022
DeSoto ISD joins the nation in celebrating National Attendance Awareness month.
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Parent and Family Learning Initiative Begins
09/02/2022
DeSoto ISD will offer parent learning courses (PLCs) that provide strategies to help students with their assignments as well as in-person programming.
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Boys Hoops Coach Coaching Association Board
09/01/2022
DeSoto High School Boys Basketball Coach Richard Bacon was recently named to the Texas High School coaches’ Association's Board of Directors, a three-year term to which he was elected by members of the THSCA representing the region.
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DFW Area Fraternity Chapters Make Significant Donation to DeSoto ISD
08/31/2022
DeSoto ISD is grateful to the DFW area chapters of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., who donated 35,000 masks to DeSoto ISD.
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DeSoto ISD Confirms 2022 Tax Rate
08/24/2022
During the August 22, 2022 meeting of the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees, the tax rate for the 2022/23 school year was presented in a public hearing open for discussion.
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Leadership Updates
DeSoto ISD Announces New Leadership Appointments
08/23/2022
DeSoto ISD School Board approved the administration's leadership recommendations at the August meeting
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0822022 Mask Mandate Update: Masks Now Optional Pending Dallas County Monitoring Levels
08/22/2022
During the August 22, 2022, regular meeting of the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees, district administrators presented an update regarding mask enforcement to the Board of Trustees to request authorization for the superintendent to adjust the enforcement of masks as needed.
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DeSoto ISD Bus Transportation Available for Qualifying Students
08/19/2022
As the 2022-2023 school year has started, it’s important that the District provide clarity to assist parents, guardians and caregivers in understanding bus transportation eligibility and resources to contact with questions related to district-provided transportation.
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DeSoto ISD Board President recognized for Courage!
08/19/2022
DeSoto ISD School Board president DeAndrea Fleming has been selected as one of the Courageous Woman Magazine’s top 50 Courageous Women in Business, Leadership, and Entertainment based on her service and the support of others.
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First Week of 2022 - 2023 School Year
08/19/2022
DeSoto ISD students have returned to school and we are ready to help them move forward!
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DeSoto ISD School Board Meetings to Follow a New Cadence This School Year
08/19/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District trustees and administration announce a new cadence for its school board meetings for the upcoming 22-23 academic school year. The monthly school board meeting format will transition into two meetings per month - a Progress Monitoring Data Meeting and a General Business meeting.
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JUVENILE SUSPECT IN CUSTODY FOR DESOTO SCHOOL PHONE THREAT
08/17/2022
The person who issued threats of violence against DeSoto ISD’s Katherine Johnson Technology Magnet Academy in a Tuesday morning 9-1-1 call is in custody.
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Campus Safety Update - August 16, 2022
08/16/2022
DeSoto ISD Updates School Community Regarding Campus Safety Concern on Aug.16.2022.
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District Alum Turned Trustee Earns LTASB Master Trustee Designation
08/16/2022
DeSoto ISD congratulates School Board Trustee Dr. Tiffany Clark who has earned the Leadership Texas Association of School Board’s Master Trustee Designation.
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DESOTO POLICE AND ISD OFFICIALS TAKE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS AT MULTIPLE SCHOOLS FOLLOWING TUESDAY AM THREAT
08/16/2022
A 9-1-1 call early Tuesday morning threatening violence against DeSoto ISD’s Katherine Johnson Technology Magnet Academy prompted DeSoto Police and ISD officials to take the precautionary steps .
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DeSoto ISD Mask Mandate Statement
08/15/2022
DeSoto ISD will open the 2022-2023 school year under a continuation of the district’s mask mandate which was enacted by the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees following a recommendation from the district’s former administration in August 2021.
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Celebrating B Line to Excellence
STAAR Results are In: DeSoto ISD is making a B-Line to Excellence
08/15/2022
Texas Education Agency released state accountability ratings for local education agencies and DeSoto ISD is pleased to announce that the district earned a “B” for the 2021-2022 academic year.
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DeSoto ISD Board to Launch Aspiring Trustee Academy
08/12/2022
The DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees has designed a FREE training academy for future aspiring trustees that will provide in-person, collaborative, and interactive training. The Aspiring Trustee Academy is designed for those interested in exploring service as a publicly-elected educational advocate.
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2022-2023 Bus Routes
08/10/2022
DeSoto ISD will offer transportation for students living two or more miles from their home school(s).
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Alumni Spotlight - Jereigha Robinson, DHS Class of 2019
08/01/2022
DeSoto High School Class of 2019 Alumna Jereigha Robinson is an upcoming first year law student at Howard University School of Law in Washington, DC.
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DeSoto ISD Back-to-School Fair Preps Families, Community for Upcoming School Year
07/28/2022
DeSoto ISD will host its Back-to-School Fair on Saturday, August 13 from 9 a.m. to Noon at DeSoto High School. It is open to all district families.
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NFL PARTNERS WITH NIKE TO HOST THE FIRST NIKE KICKOFF CLASSIC AT NIKE WORLD HEADQUARTERS
07/28/2022
The National Football League in partnership with Nike announced a first-of-its-kind football classic to kick off the 2022 high school football season.
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DeSoto ISD Announces New Leadership Appointments
07/26/2022
During the July 25, 2022, regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees, the district approved the appointment of three leadership positions.
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DeSoto ISD Preliminary STAAR/EOC Data Indicate Possible B State Accountability Rating
07/21/2022
DeSoto Independent School District’s State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) / End-of-Course (EOC) assessments preliminary data showed promising gains that reflect the forward movement and progress of the district’s focus on student achievement.
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DeSoto Football to Open Online Ticket Sales for 22 Campaign
07/20/2022
The DeSoto Eagles Football team is gearing up for action and it’s time to purchase tickets to ensure you get a great seat to catch this year’s high flying gridiron action.
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Coach Larry Goad Enters Hall of Fame!
07/13/2022
Retired DeSoto High School Girls Basketball Coach Larry Goad was recently announced as a member of the Texas High School Basketball Hall of Fame’s Class of 2023.
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Support DeSoto ISD Through Kroger's Back Pack Boosters
07/12/2022
DeSoto Independent School District has again been selected as one of a number of area school districts to participate in the Kroger Dallas Division annual Backpack Boosters school supply drive.
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DeSoto ISD Clarifies 2022-2023 Dress Code
07/07/2022
Given feedback and data from the surveys and focus groups regarding dress code, DeSoto ISD will recommend standardized dress for the 2022-2023 academic year and made revisions to the district’s dress code based on parent, student, and staff feedback.
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DeSoto ISD Names New Principal at DeSoto High School
07/01/2022
During a special meeting held on Friday, July 1, 2022, the DeSoto Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the administration’s recommendation to appoint Jasen Campbell as principal of DeSoto High School.
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City of DeSoto Mayor Rachel Proctor provides dormitory supplies to college bound students
06/30/2022
Mayor Rachel Proctor delivered college dorm essentials to two recent DeSoto High School graduates headed to Prairie View A&M University.
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Local Church Committed to Campus Cleanup Efforts
06/28/2022
Tackling the Texas heat can be a challenge. Oaks Church in Red Oak, Texas took on the heat with helping hands at DeSoto Independent School District’s Cockrell Hill Elementary School during their Serve Day, Saturday, June 25.
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Board Approves Trio of Leadership Appointments
06/27/2022
During the June 27, 2022, regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees, the district approved the appointment of three leadership positions.
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Top DHS Class of 2022 Students Make District History
06/23/2022
This year marks the first time the top two seniors in DeSoto ISD, a 70% African-American student-populated district, were both of Hispanic origin.
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2022 STAAR Test Results
06/21/2022
Parents, view this story to learn how to access your scholar's 2022 STAAR scores.
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TI Foundation Award Recipients 2022
Three DeSoto ISD Teachers Received Texas Instruments Foundation Innovations in STEM Teaching Awards
06/20/2022
DeSoto ISD congratulates Ashley Simpson of DeSoto West Middle School and co-recipients Christina Falcon and Gary Roe of Katherine Johnson Technology Magnet Academy (KJTMA) who recently received the 2022 Texas Instruments Foundation Innovations in STEM Teaching Awards.
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Board Approves Increased Staff Salaries
06/08/2022
DeSoto ISD is pleased to announce its 2022-2023 teacher compensation plan approved by the Board of Trustees during a special called meeting on June 8, 2022.
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DHS Alumnus Alex Holley Returns to His Alma Mater With Hope in Hands
06/06/2022
DeSoto High School Class of 2020 alumnus and boxing Olympic hopeful Alex Holley recently returned to the DeSoto High School campus for a visit near the close of the 2022-23 academic school year with great news.
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DeSoto ISD is Providing Free Meals Throughout the Summer
06/03/2022
To ensure that children continue receiving delicious and nutritious meals throughout the summer DeSoto ISD will continue its annual free summer meals program.
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Board to Review Revised Compensation Plan at June 8 Special Called Meeting
06/03/2022
DeSoto ISD administrators will present an enhanced, revised compensation plan for consideration to the Board of Trustees at a special called meeting slated to begin at 6:30 pm on June 8.
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DeSoto ISD statement on violence in Uvalde ISD
05/25/2022
​As we are learning more details about the tragic shooting in a Uvalde, Texas school, DeSoto ISD would like to express the district’s heartfelt condolences to the families and staff in Uvalde who are devastated by this vile and unexpected act of violence.
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Mental Health Resources Available
05/25/2022
Yesterday’s shooting in Uvalde was a senseless and tragic loss of life. The event and subsequent news coverage may have an impact on the mental well-being of our school community.
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DeSoto ISD Preparing Competitive Teacher Compensation Plan
05/25/2022
The national teaching shortage, the great resignation, shifting trends and attitudes regarding post-pandemic education, and the spur of interest in entrepreneurship have all posed concerns for educational entities across the country looking to staff teaching roles for the upcoming school year.
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Backpacks Are Not Allowed on Campuses May 26 & 27
05/25/2022
In order to reduce any potential distractions and concerns and to facilitate a smooth early release and closure to the academic school year, no backpacks will be allowed on campuses.
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Students asked to return all district-Issued Devices, Accessories, Chargers Before Summer Break
05/25/2022
To update DeSoto Independent School District issued devices, the district needs to collect all student devices, accessories, and chargers before students dismiss for summer break this week.
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DeSoto ISD is Soaring Ahead: Hires New Superintendent, Welcomes New Trustee
05/24/2022
In a special called meeting on Monday, May 16, DeSoto ISD School Board trustees unanimously approved Dr. Usamah Rodgers as the new DeSoto ISD Superintendent and welcomed reelected trustee Cynthia Watson Banks (Place 1) and newly elected trustee Chasiti McKissic (Place 2)
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DHS Choirs End Year with a Spring Concert
05/20/2022
DeSoto High School Choral Department brought “LOVE” to the stage during their Spring concert “A Night of Love.”
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Soaring to the Top: Teacher of the Year Honorees Selected by Campus Peers
05/19/2022
DeSoto ISD is pleased to announce its 2022 Teacher of the Year honorees! Representing all 10 campuses throughout the District, educators were selected by their schools for this annual and distinctive honor.
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DeSoto ISD Staff Add SEL and Restorative Practices to Their Educator’s Toolkit
05/17/2022
Educators received hands-on training on social-emotional learning competencies & restorative practice strategies.
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CDC Awards DHS students $10K in scholarships
05/16/2022
During their scheduled May meeting, the Concerned DeSoto Citizens (CDC) organization awarded $10K in scholarships to three DeSoto High School students!
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2022 DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees Election Results
05/09/2022
The unofficial results are in for the DeSoto ISD school board election, which took place on May 7.
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Soaring in Unison
05/06/2022
Students love communicating with other students, which they often prefer over adults. Eagle Peer Mediation encourages students to use what they love to take charge of settling their own conflicts.
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DHS Students and District Leaders at 2022 Signing Day Event
DHS Academic Signing Day: DeSoto High School Class of 2022 Seniors Prepared to Embrace the Future
05/06/2022
Several DeSoto High School Class of 2022 seniors publicly declared their post-secondary commitments and the announcement of their receipt of full-tuition scholarships during the DHS Academic Signing Day on April 29
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Decisions for Life - DeSoto High School Decision Day provides continuous path for scholars
05/06/2022
Decisions are meant to be made, as was the case for 100 seniors who were honored at DeSoto High School on Monday, May 2, 2022 during the school’s annual Decision Day celebration.
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Armadillo Antics at Cockrell Hill Elementary
05/02/2022
Famed children’s author Dr. Michael Sampson stops by CHE on Armadillo Antics book tour.
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05/02/2022
The Best Southwest Partnership has again partnered with local school districts to sponsor $1,000 annual scholarships!
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Feeding the Soul
04/28/2022
Award-winning actor and choreographer Darrin Henson delivers life lessons to DeSoto High School juniors and seniors.
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DeSoto ISD Hall of Honor Class of 2022
04/22/2022
DeSoto ISD excitedly announces the 2022 class of the Hall of Honor! This year’s honorees include long-time educators and student advocates who have served with excellence in their chosen field, including their significant benefit to DeSoto ISD.
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PTA Partners with WalMart to Support District Initiatives
04/22/2022
A recent community grant from WalMart provided partial or complete funding for multiple high impact initiatives in the DeSoto ISD community.
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DeSoto ISD Names Lone Finalist for Superintendent Role
04/21/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District Board of Trustees named Dr. Usamah Rodgers as the lone finalist for the district’s superintendent position.
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DeSoto ISD’s new Chief of HR has connection to leader at Woodridge Elementary
04/21/2022
Advancing through the education ranks, Dean has worked in Cedar Hill ISD, Mansfield ISD and as the Director of Human Resources - Elementary in Arlington ISD.
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DeSoto ISD Seeks More Professionals to Support Student Achievement
04/20/2022
Driven by the mission to ensure that all students without exception learn and grow to their highest levels, DeSoto ISD is seeking certified teachers and district support staff to positively impact student learning.
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KJTMA Eighth Grade Students Receive DeSoto Early College Acceptance Letters
04/19/2022
DeSoto ISD is proud to celebrate the inaugural eighth grade class of Katherine Johnson Technology Magnet Academy students who received DeSoto Early College High School acceptance letters in a surprise ceremony in April.
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Former DeSoto High School Boys’ Basketball Coach Dyer Remembers DHS Alum and Dallas College Coach Dwight Coleman, Jr.
04/19/2022
Former DeSoto High School Eagles Basketball coach Chris Dyer, remembers Dallas Christian College Coach Dwight Coleman, Jr. who passed away unexpectedly Apr. 5, 2022 at age 37.
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DeSoto ISD Hosts Dress Code Review Meetings
04/19/2022
DeSoto Independent School District will be meeting with parents and other stakeholder groups to discuss and understand sentiments regarding the district’s intent to propose a uniform-based dress code for the 2022-2023 school year.
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DeSoto ISD Board Approves 2022-2023 Academic Calendar
04/18/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District’s Board of Trustees approved the 2022-2023 school year academic calendar during the Monday, Feb. 28, 2022, regular board meeting.
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DeSoto ISD’s Equity Committee developing tool to aid leaders in decision-making
04/18/2022
Leaders often make decisions that are crucial to an organization’s sustainability and well-being. What leads them to the decisions they make is at the core of a newly-formed Equity Committee to offer support.
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Preparing the Road to College
04/12/2022
The DeSoto ISD NXT Gen GEAR UP grant team has partnered with Texas Tutors to create a Road to College (RTC) program for talented high school students to gain exposure to rigorous academic coursework and to communities of talented peers.
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DeSoto High School Career and Technical Education Students Extend Learning into the Metaverse
04/11/2022
The new partnership between the DeSoto High School Career and Technical Education (CTE) Department is taking student learning to the metaverse through a recent partnership with Redhouse Virtual Education, a metaverse agency that specializes in schools and academic learning.
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DeSoto ISD Celebrates Its Assistant Principals
04/06/2022
DeSoto ISD Recognizes Its Assistant Principals During National Assistant Principals Week.
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DHS Circle of Champions Parade
04/05/2022
DeSoto High School has so many awards and accolades to celebrate that we’re having a parade!
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DeSoto High School Students to Host HBCU College Fair
04/05/2022
In alignment with the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees’ goals for student future readiness, DeSoto High School students who wanted to learn more about Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have organized an HBCU College Fair to be held at DHS on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.
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G.R.E.A.T. Summer Program Available for Students in Grades 5 and 6
04/04/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District, in partnership with the DeSoto and Glenn Heights Police Departments, is once again offering the Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.).
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DESOTO ISD BOARD MEETING NOTES: March 28, 2022
04/04/2022
View a recap of the major votes/actions of the March meeting.
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District and City Partner for Autism Awareness Event
04/01/2022
April is Autism Awareness month, providing opportunities to share stories, educate communities and foster worldwide support and acceptance of people with autism.
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DeSoto ISD Enrollment Underway with Kickoff Events Coming Soon for Pre-K & Kindergarten Students
04/01/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District enrollment process began April 1, with in-person events scheduled next week for registering pre-k and kindergarten students.
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DeSoto ISD Presents the 2022 State of District Address to the Business, Civic Community
04/01/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District presented the annual State of the District to its local business & civic community during a lunch event hosted by the DeSoto Chamber of Commerce on March 28, 2022.
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DeSoto ISD makes gains in four-year college graduation rates
03/22/2022
The DeSoto High School Classes of 2014 to 2017 have recorded a four-year college graduation rate increase of 3.4 percentage points, in alignment with the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees’ number one goal of future readiness.
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Together We Win Parent Info Meetings Slated for Mar 19-20
03/15/2022
DeSoto ISD Interim Superintendent Dr. Larry Lewis will discuss the upcoming changes to student behavioral management including student and family expectations.
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DeSoto ISD CCMR Award Finalist
03/11/2022
The CCMR department has been selected as a model district and is now a finalist to receive the Excellence in College and Career Prep Award
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Ruby Young Drone Academy Celebrates First Graduates!
03/11/2022
Thirteen Ruby Young Personalized STEAM Academy (RYPSA) students received certificates of completion for successfully passing the first courses of instruction in the RYPSA Drone Academy.
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Student Spotlight: DHS Junior Jailen Boehm
03/11/2022
DeSoto High School junior Jailen Boehm has big plans for the summer of 2022!
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March 11, 2022, District Statement re:DHS Incident
03/11/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District takes matters of safety and security seriously.
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District to Host Campus Safety and Security Meetings
03/11/2022
In order to help our families understand and discuss new expectations for safety, security, culture, and climate at our campuses, the District will host campus meetings.
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DeSoto High School Announces Its Top Two Students in the Class of 2022
03/11/2022
DeSoto High School celebrated Valerie Villacorta, Class of 2022 Valedictorian and Ancela Soriano, Class of 2022 Salutatorian.
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District Update: Closure March 11
03/10/2022
DeSoto ISD students will initiate Spring Break effective this evening and students will not attend school on Friday, March 11.
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March 9, 2022, District Statement re: Campus Concern
03/09/2022
When matters of concern arise, we value the opportunity to share accurate, timely, and relevant information with you.
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DeSoto ISD Libraries and Campuses Kick-Off March with Literacy Activities
03/08/2022
The DeSoto ISD Libraries and school campuses are celebrating National Reading Month throughout March and recently observed Read Across America.
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The Stage is Set for the May 2022 DeSoto ISD School Board Election
03/07/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District Board of Trustees filing period has concluded and the candidate list is set for the 2022 Board of Trustees election scheduled for May 7, 2022.
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DeSoto ISD Trustees to Host Bi-Monthly Town Hall on March 24
03/07/2022
The DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees will host an in-person town hall at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 24.
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DeSoto ISD Board Meeting Notes: Feb. 28, 2022
03/03/2022
View a recap of the major votes/actions of the February meeting.
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K-12 Enrollment Now Open for 2022-2023 School Year
03/02/2022
The DeSoto Independent School District is working ahead to prepare for an exciting and successful 2022-2023 school year.
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KJTMA, RYPSA to Open Special Magnet Application Period for Scholars
03/02/2022
New and exciting opportunities are now available at two of DeSoto ISD’s premier campuses!
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DeSoto ISD Celebrates Texas Public Schools Week Feb. 28th – Mar. 04
03/01/2022
DeSoto ISD will join students and educators throughout the State of Texas in inviting their communities to visit schools to see firsthand how students are preparing for the future.
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DeSoto ISD Girls’ Basketball Headed to State Championship Tournament
02/28/2022
The DeSoto High School girls’ basketball team is headed to San Antonio in search of another state title. This is their third appearance in the contest within the past four years.
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S.W.A.P. Parent Resource Center Growing to Support Needs
02/23/2022
DeSoto ISD opened the Parent Resource Center in partnership with local 501c3 organization, Serving with a Purpose (S.W.A.P.), to assist families with practical as well as educational needs. As needs prior to and created by COVID-19 have grown, so has the Parent Resource Center.
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DeSoto ISD Hosts Immunization Clinic
02/23/2022
DeSoto ISD is partnering with Allied Health to provide an immunization clinic for district students. Families who may be behind schedule on certain shots may use this opportunity to catch up. This is also a prime opportunity to be prepared for the 2022-23 school year by getting any required updates now.
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DeSoto ISD BGLO Unity Day is living African American History
02/16/2022
DeSoto ISD Black Greek Letter Organization (BGLO) members are sharing insights and information about their historic organizations in a unity project.
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DHS Ellison TMEA
DHS Choir Student, Alexandria Ellison, Receives TMEA All-State-Honors
02/14/2022
DeSoto High School senior, Alexandria Ellison, a member of the DHS A Cappella Choir, was selected to receive All-State Honors by the Texas Music Educators Association.
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PVAMU Scholarship Offers to DHS students
02/11/2022
Three DeSoto High School seniors received full-tuition scholarship offers to attend Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU).
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June Villers COY and HOF
DeSoto ISD's June Villers Selected as TTHSCA Coach of the Year and NHSACA Hall of Fame Recipient
02/11/2022
DeSoto ISD congratulates Assist. Athletic Director and DHS Girls Track & Field Head Coach June Villers on her inaugural TTHSCA Coach of the Year and NHSACA Hall of Fame selection .
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Curtistene S. McCowan Middle School Honors National Junior Honor Society Scholars
02/11/2022
On January 26, 2022, Curtistene S. McCowan Middle School (CMMS) inducted and honored the campus’ first cohort of National Junior Honor Society scholars since 2019.
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