District News

  • Bibeau Is State Champion; Two Other Qualifiers Place

    At the 5A UIL State Championship May 29-30, Dripping Springs High School senior Max Bibeau won the state title in Persuasive Extemporaneous Speaking. Juniors Campbell Melton and Addie Mae Villas placed fifth and sixth, respctively, in their events. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Registration for Students New to DSISD

    For families who are new to Dripping Springs ISD, registration is done by using the online system to fill out registration information, then visiting the student's new campus on August 1 to submit required documents. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSEF Awards Student Leadership and Innovative Teaching Grants

    A total of 13 Innovative Teaching Grants and another eight Student Leadership Grants were funded through the Dripping Springs Education Foundation's spring semester grant program. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Second in Lone Star Cup Standings

    In the Lone Star Cup update released by the UIL May 24, Dripping Springs High School stands in second place in Conference 5A with 72 points. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Bond and Facility Update/Elementary #5

    The following update includes progress on the 2018 bond program, the ongoing facility planning process, and news on the location of Elementary #5. Complete up-to-date information also is available on the DSISD website at www.dsisdtx.us/bondupdates. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Update on Mental Health Initiative

    In a letter to DSISD families, Superintendent Bruce Gearing provided an update on the district's intiative to address the social-emotional well-being of students, including steps related to mental health support that will be implemented next school year. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Boys' Golf Team Places 10th at State Tournament

    The DSHS boys golf team placed 10th at the 5A State Golf Tournament, held over two days at Georgetown's White Wing Golf Club on May 20-21. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • District Teachers of the Year Announced

    On May 20, it was announced that Shay Diez, physical education teacher at Sycamore Springs Elementary, is the DSISD Elementary Teacher of the Year and Lauren Milner, Health Science Technology teacher at Dripping Springs High School, is the DSISD Secondary Teacher of the Year. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Board Approves Steve Novickas as Next RSE Principal

    At its monthly meeting May 20, the Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees unanimously (6-0) approved Superintendent Bruce Gearing’s recommendation of Steve Novickas as the next principal of Rooster Springs Elementary. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Playoff Runs End for DSHS Softball and Baseball Teams

    Both the DSHS softball and baseball teams were eliminated from the 5A playoffs - the girls in the regional semifinals and the boys in the regional quarterfinals. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Doubles Teams Compete at State Tennis Tournament

    Two DSHS doubles teams competed at the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 16. By qualifying for the state tournament both doubles teams were one of the final eight doubles teams in 5A in their respective events. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSISD Students Win/Place in KLRU Kids Writers Contest

    Three DSISD elementary students placed in the top three of their respective grade levels in the KLRU Kids Writers Contest. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Track Athletes Compete at State Meet

    Seven DSHS track athletes qualified to compete at the 5A UIL State Track and Field Meet at the University of Texas on May 10. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Class of 2019 Top Ten Announced

    The Dripping Springs High School list of “Top 10” students by academic rank for the Class of 2019 has been announced by Principal Joe Burns. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Long-Range Facility Planning Continues

    The third meeting of the Long-Range Facility Planning Committee (LRFPC) will be held May 23, at 6:00 p.m. This meeting will focus on the demographic report by Population and Survey Analysts (PASA), which was presented to the Board of Trustees on March 25. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Soccer Players/Staff Receive State and Regional Recognition

    Dripping Springs High School soccer players and staff continue to receive recognition following the conclusion of successful seasons for the both the girls' and boys' teams. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Students Compete at Special Olympics Events

    On April 27 and May 4 DSISD students competed in Special Olympics Texas Central Area Track and Field Competition and the Special Olympics Texas state meet. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Student Newspaper Recognized by National Organization

    DSHS's student newspaper "The Paw Print" won first place from the American Scholastic Press Association for the 2018-2019 school year – one of just 13 schools across the country their size. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Unofficial Results Released for DSISD Board Election

    According to unofficial results from Hays County, Marisa Grijalva and Joanna Day have been elected to three-year terms on the Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Students Successful at State Bus Safety Speech Contest

    DSHS freshman Lizzie Galassini and sophomore Sofia Albini won first place statewide for their grade division in the 2019 Texas Association for Pupil Transportation (TAPT) School Bus Safety Speech Contest heldin Waco April 29. In addition, senior Catherine Manning placed second in the state. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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