A. Maceo Smith High School

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    Miles Hires Five to DISD Administrative Team

    A week after making one of his bigger hires in Teach for America's Charles Glover, incoming Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles continues to fill out his administrative team. Tuesday, the district announced that it has hired the first five of an eventual 20 executive direct ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    An Early Look at "Repurposing" Plans for A. Maceo and North Dallas High Schools

    Via The Past Whispers​Back to the Dallas Independent School District trustees' to-do list for Thursday ...Like I said, lots of interesting stuff there, beginning at the top of the briefing agenda: "Discussion of 2010-2011 Repurposing Plans for Academically Unacceptable (AU4) Schools." That AU4 ref ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2009

    Wherein the DO and the DISD Have a Math-Off Concerning Per-Pupil Expenditures

    On Tuesday of this week Dallas Independent School District spokesman Jon Dahlander responded to questions I had asked him last week for my column this week about per-pupil expenditures at high school campuses. Unfortunately, his response by e-mail reached me several days after my deadline had passed ... More >>

  • News

    April 17, 2008

    Teaching Teens How to Parent and Stop Having Children

    Battling the highest teen pregnancy rate in the nation, Texas counselors have their work cut out

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Trojan horse

    Dallas PTA leaders fear a Perot-funded district survey will be used to destroy public schools

  • News

    March 6, 1997

    Chaos theory

    A politically dysfunctional DISD board heads into a May election that's looking so scary, few voters or contributors want to go near it