Secondary Curriculum, Instruction, and Staff Development

  • Secondary Curriculum in Denton ISD
  • MS and HS Course Planning Guide
  • Secondary Summer Learning for Students 2021


    Proposals for new courses or course changes for the 2022-2023 school year closed on 10/14/2021. Proposals for the 2023-2024 school year will open in September of 2022.  

    Each year, proposals are reviewed by the Course Review Committee. Approved course changes are reflected in the Denton ISD Course Planning Guide which goes to the Board of Trustees for final approval in January of each year. Proposals may be submitted by any campus or central office personnel. If originating from the campus, proposals require principal signature. Please submit proposals to the subject area coordinator/director or to Lisa Thibodeaux. Course proposals can include new courses and course changes, such as a change in prerequisites and grade levels. 

INTERNAL RESOURCES (requires log-in)

  • Text Selection Process
  • Special Observance Days
  • High School Assessment Calendar:
  • Middle School Assessment Calendar:
  • Secondary Instructional Resources
  • Waivable Courses - No Pass, No Play Exemption
  • FYTA
  • The Coaching Cycle