District News

  • Facility Construction Update

    Progress continues on projects associated with the 2018 bond program, including the DSHS expansion/renovations, Transportation Center renovations, construction of Elementary #5, and the new Walnut Springs Elementary/DSMS renovations. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • May Board Meeting Summary

    The Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees held its regular meeting on May 18, with board members participating remotely. CLICK HERE FOR A SUMMARY.

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  • Wright and Lemonds Are District Teachers of the Year

    Dripping Springs ISD announced the district’s 2020 Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year on May 18: Kristin Wright of Rooster Springs Elementary and Michael Lemonds of Dripping Springs High School. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Five Senior Student-Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent

    Five more DSHS seniors have signed national letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. Track athlete Christopher Cohen, lacrosse player Logan Crank, soccer player Elizabeth Jones, and cheer team members Miracle Gray and Hayden Shields have announced their commitments in recent weeks. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Update on Budget Development

    The budget development process to prepare for the 2020-21 fiscal year is in progress, and a workshop was held at the May 11 Board of Trustees meeting to update the board and community. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-State Honors

    The Texas High School Coaches Association announced its 2020 academic all-state teams for spring sports. In the sports of soccer, baseball, softball, tennis, golf, and track. 30 senior Tigers were honored. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Graduation Moved to June 19 with Social Distancing Measures

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Dripping Springs High School has moved its graduation ceremony to June 19, 2020, at Tiger Stadium, with social distancing and other safety measures planned, following guidance provided by the State of Texas, Governor Abbott, and the Texas Education Agency. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • New Assistant Superintendent for Learning and Innovation Approved

    At a special meeting on May 11, the Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees approved Superintendent Todd Washburn’s recommendation of Dr. Karen Kidd as the district’s new Assistant Superintendent for Learning and Innovation. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE.

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  • Kindergarten Round-Up Goes Virtual

    All four Dripping Springs ISD elementary schools have created virtual Kindergarten Round-Up experiences for their incoming students to replace the planned in-person activities. Dripping Springs Elementary, Rooster Springs Elementary, Sycamore Springs Elementary, and Walnut Springs Elementary all created videos and/or slide shows as an orientation to their campuses. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Sycamore Springs Elementary Receives "Lighthouse" Certification

    Sycamore Springs Elementary has been certified and named as a Leader in Me "Lighthouse School," becoming one of only a few schools nationwide to achieve this status within three years of opening. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • SSMS Production of "The Jungle Book" Goes Virtual

    In a pandemic version of “the show must go on,” Sycamore Springs Middle School’s Theatre Department is taking the live performance of "The Jungle Book" from the stage to the screen. On May 7, 8, and 9, 2020, Dripping Springs ISD's first-ever virtual play performance can be viewed live via YouTube. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • Tech Theatre Students Place at State

    Of the six Dripping Springs High School technical theatre students who qualified for state competition, all placed among the top six in the state. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • SSMS Students Qualify for National History Day Contest

    Sycamore Springs Middle School students Stephanie Gearing and Michael Gearing have been selected as national qualifiers in the National History Day Contest after placing second in the state of Texas. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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  • DSHS Class of 2020 Top 10 Students Announced

    The Dripping Springs High School list of “Top 10” students by academic rank for the Class of 2020 has been announced, including Johnny Dollard and salutatorian Jason Oliphant. CLICK ON HEADLINE TO READ MORE.

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