Welcome to the Curriculum, Instruction & Staff Development Department

Denton Independent School District's Curriculum, Instruction & Staff Development Department oversees the content students learn on our schools. The department's curriculum teams work with teachers in determining standards and providing support throughout the course of the school year. Additionally, the department provides staff development, helping Denton ISD teachers learn new ways to engage students.


  • Inaugural Assessment for Learning Conference

    The Inaugural Assessment for Learning Conference will be held in Denton ISD at Guyer HS on June 7 - 8, 2016. The conference features Jan Chappuis, Tom Schimmer, Cassandra Erkens, and Ken Mattingly, educational leaders in the area of formative assessment.

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District Announcements & Info

  • Single Sign-On Portal: Need a better way to manage all your acount passwords? A Single Sign-On Portal is now available for Denton ISD students and staff members. This portal will allow students and staff to save their sign-in information for a variety of services and websites so they can use it to automatically sign into those services and websites in the future.

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  • Inclement Weather Policy: Denton ISD attempts to make inclement weather announcements no later than 6:30 a.m. when possible. Closing announcements are made on the district website and social media channels. For more information on the district's weather policy, click here.
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  • Information for New Families: Are you new to the district? Find out what school your child will attend with our School Finder tool before registering students new to Denton ISD with InfoSnap. Denton ISD is a fast-growth school district, and we're happy you chose to live within our boundaries!
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  • Tax Rate Update: Denton Independent School District adopted a tax rate for the 2016-17 school year that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's rate. The tax rate will effectively be raised by 8.063% and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $77.59. 

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