Denton Independent School District will holding its annual fifth grade transition meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 2, at each of the district’s middle schools. The meeting will teach students about their future middle schools and let them meet staff.
A four-man scramble golf tournament raising funds for the Harpool Middle School band will take place March 2 in Lantana, providing community members with a chance to support their school with a round of golf.
The Denton Independent School District Athletic Department is offering athletic physicals for the 2015-16 school year beginning 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the LaGrone Advanced Technology Complex, located at 1504 Long Road in Denton.
Denton, Guyer and Ryan high schools prepared for their respective district academic UIL meets with a strong showing at Ryan’s invitational meet on Feb. 14. Each school came away with either an individual or team victory and other top-five finishes.
Online registration has begun for the annual Denton Dash for Public Schools 5K run, with participants able to register until March 22, the week before the race. Hosted by the Denton Community Council of PTAs, the Denton Dash is a 5K run and 1-mile fun run or walk that benefits Denton ISD students and teachers.
Dr. Richard Valenta, currently the assistant superintendent for human resources, has been named the Denton Independent School District’s new deputy superintendent of schools. Dr. Valenta has been with Denton ISD since January 2013 and has 33 years of experience in education.
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM ATC Career Carnival
6:00 PM School Board Meeting
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 2015-16 Athletic Physicals