Denton ISD will be hosting its seventh annual 380 Back-2-School Bash at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Navo Middle School. The event helps students and families in the eastern portion of DISD get re-connected with school staff, administrators and local businesses before the new school year.
Denton Independent School District elementary and early childhood schools will host their annual Meet the Teacher nights prior to the first day of school on Monday, Aug. 25. Families will be able to visit with teachers, administrators and staff and check out classrooms and campuses.
The latest results for State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) exemplify that Denton ISD and its schools provide an excellent learning environment for its more than 26,000 students. At almost all grade and subject levels, Denton ISD students scored higher than their classmates statewide in STAAR assessments.
Communications Coordinator Mario Zavala Jr. has been named director of communications and community relations for the Denton Independent School District. He is replacing Sharon Cox, who is retiring from the district Aug. 31.
CrossFit 940 is joining forces with the Denton Public School Foundation to host the second annual Back to School Barbell Bash & Dash on Saturday, Aug. 23.