Dallas Schools

Move-In Ready Midcentury Ranch Close to Magnet School

By Bethany Erickson / June 22, 2019 / 1 Comment

Dallas ISD magnet schools don’t usually have open seats — the rare exception is when they are in their first couple of years, maybe. So when we found out that three magnets still have spots open, we decided to take a look at the kind of inventory you can find. We’ve written about Roger Q. Mills […]

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Reminder: SCHOOL+HOUSE Comes to Midway Hollow Tomorrow

By Bethany Erickson / September 23, 2016 / 0 Comments

Curious about Dallas ISD schools? On the hunt for a house? How about a neighborhood that is served by three great elementary schools and two feeder patterns? Hi. I’d like you to meet Midway Hollow. Our second-ever SCHOOL+HOUSE features a beautiful new build by Grenadier Homes and is located at 4110 Dunhaven. Our co-host is […]

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Air Quality Concerns at Lakewood Elementary Surface After Students Take Ill

By Joanna England / February 22, 2016 / 0 Comments

Crews were inside Lakewood Elementary over the weekend, monitoring the air quality inside the school after reports of children being nauseated, dizzy, and lethargic during the school day. One child even vomited in between classes. This is the second time parents have voiced concern over air quality inside the school. Just last year a dead […]

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You Can Walk to School From These Amazing North Texas Homes

By Joanna England / August 19, 2015 / 1 Comment

I’m sure you’re already well aware that school is about to start. I mean, if you’ve managed to ignore the commercials, advertisements, and the groans of youths heard all over the state, keep doing what you’re doing. If you’re frantically trying to figure the whole back-to-school rigamarole out, the last thing you want to do […]

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Ticket Giveaway: Win a Pair of Tickets to The April 25-26 White Rock Home Tour

By Joanna England / April 10, 2015 / 13 Comments

Mad about moderns? Crazy about Cliff Welch? Pining to see PV14? Jabbering about Ju-Nels? You’re probably just dying to go to the White Rock Home Tour this month, aren’t you? Of course you are! I mean, this home tour, which features modern architecture exclusively, is one of the most popular spring home tours in the […]

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Dallas City Center’s Kevin Caskey Says School Ratings Will Influence Real Estate Values

By Joanna England / April 1, 2015 / 0 Comments

With the Texas legislature set to approve a new letter grading system that adds more clarity and precision to the TEA’s rating categories, Realtors are wondering how the new approval guide will affect housing prices. The measure just cleared the Senate and is headed for the house. Lake Highlands resident and Dallas City Center Realtors […]

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