District News

  • DSISD Board Names Lone Finalist for Superintendent Position

    The Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees named Dr. Holly Morris-Kuentz as the lone finalist for the new superintendent at an April 13 special meeting. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Four DSHS Band Students Advance to UIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest

    Four Dripping Springs High School band students have qualified for the UIL State Solo and Ensemble competition based on their performances at the Region 18 Solo and Ensemble Festival. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • New Attendance Zones Approved

    At a special meeting April 12, the Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees unanimously (7-0) approved new elementary and middle school attendance zones that will go into effect in August of 2021. The zones incorporate the district’s new elementary school being constructed on Darden Hill Road: Cypress Springs Elementary. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Boys' Wrestling Wins District; 14 Wrestlers Qualify For Regionals

    The Dripping Springs High School wrestling teams posted strong performances at the District 13-5A Meet on Saturday, April 10, with the boys repeating as district champions and the girls tying for fourth place. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Class of 2021 "Top Ten" Seniors Announced

    The Dripping Springs High School list of “Top 10” students by academic rank for the Class of 2021 has been announced, including valedictorian Makayla Banton and salutatorian Gabrielle Avena. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Senior Awarded Prestigious NHS Scholarship

    The National Honor Society (NHS) has announced that Dripping Springs High School senior Makayla Banton has been selected as an NHS Scholarship semifinalist. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Early Voting For Board Election Begins April 19

    Early voting for the May 1 General Election that includes three seats on the Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees begins Monday, April 19 and runs through Tuesday, April 27. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Tiger Staff Spotlight: SSMS Math Teacher Paula Mathews

    Sycamore Springs Middle School math teacher Paula Mathews has been able to tie in two of her passions – history and quilting – with her volunteer work at the Pound House in Dripping Springs for over a decade. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSISD Music Program Recognized

    For the second straight year, Dripping Springs ISD has been recognized with the “Best Communities for Music Education” designation by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). DSISD is one of seven Central Texas school districts to earn the distinction. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • STAAR Testing Update

    During STAAR testing for fourth- and seventh-grade Writing and the English I End-of-Course exam, schools statewide experienced technical issues through the STAAR online testing platform. CLICK on HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Board Meetings Move Back to In-Person Format

    Starting with an April 12 special meeting, Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees meetings will return to an in-person format, with safety protocols in place. Meetings will be held at the Dripping Springs High School auditorium until future notice and video-streamed in real time. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Bands Earn Top Ratings at UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Festival

    Three performing groups from the Dripping Springs High School band earned top ratings at the UIL Concert and Sight-reading Festival last week at Hays CISD Performing Arts Center. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Three DSHS Students Qualify for International HOSA Competition

    Three Dripping Springs High School students in the HOSA (Health Occupations) program qualified for the international competition after their performances at the state level. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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