District News

  • Board Meeting Summary

    The Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees held its monthly regular meeting Sept. 23; “Board Briefs” provides a full summary. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSISD to Host Dyslexia Parent Information Night

    Dyslexia specialists and the DSISD Special Services Department are hosting the annual DSISD Dyslexia Parent Information Night. It will be held at DSHS's Lecture Hall on October 10 from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Mental Health Initiative Update

    Last spring Dripping Springs ISD formed a Mental Health Task Force to address a plan for enhanced mental health support and progress has been made this school year implementing steps in the plan. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Students Named as Commended Scholars in National Merit Program

    Fifteen Dripping Springs High School seniors have been recognized as Commended Scholars in the 65th annual National Merit program. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Communication Tools Include Emergency Notification Options for Parents

    Dripping Springs ISD communicates with parents using multiple tools, including options for emergency and time-sensitive notifications via email, phone calls, or texts, depending on the preference of the parent. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Elementary #5 Planning Update

    The planning process for Dripping Springs ISD’s fifth elementary school, to be built on district-owned property southeast of the Darden Hill Road/Sawyer Ranch Road intersection, is continuing following the gathering of stakeholder input. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Four Named as National Merit Semifinalists

    Four Dripping Springs High School seniors have been selected as National Merit semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program: Johnny Dollard, Cameron Duran, Christopher Gearing, and Jessica Heintz. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • 2019 DSEF Schoolhouse Scramble

    The Dripping Springs Education Foundation will host the Tenth Annual Schoolhouse Scramble to raise money in support of DSISD teachers and students. The event will be held on October 24 at Falconhead Golf Club, located in Bee Cave. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • 2019-20 Lockdown Schedule Set

    Over the next several months, all Dripping Springs ISD schools are conducting “lockdown” drills in conjunction with the Hays County Sheriff’s Office and local emergency responders. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS's 2018-19 Yearbook "Tiger Cry" Receives Honors

    Dripping Springs High School's 2018-2019 Tiger Cry yearbook was recently awarded a Gold Medal by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) and received All-Columbia honors in all three scored areas of the yearbook. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Elementary Early Release Dates 2019-20

    In order to allow time for teachers to collaborate and plan exceptional learning experience for our students, this year all elementary campuses in Dripping Springs ISD have scheduled four “early release” dates for elementary campuses. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Board Meetings to Include Additional Public Forum Opportunities

    As a result of legislation that went into effect Sept. 1, the format of DSISD board meetings will be slightly modified. Every board meeting will include a public forum during which time those in attendance may speak about items that are on the agenda. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Elementary #5 Planning Update

    Four meetings were held the week of August 26 to gather input on plans for Elementary #5, which will be built on district-owned land on Darden Hill Road, just east of the intersection with Sawyer Ranch Road. Two meetings included teachers and staff, one was with the general public/community, and one was specifically held for neighbors who live near the site. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSISD Launches Canvas Learning Management System

    Dripping Springs ISD has implemented the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) that helps teachers to provide a personal learning experience to students. The system features instructional support, class calendars, messages, notifications, assignments, collaborative activities, and resources that are tailored to each student in one easy-to-use, easy-to-access platform. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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