Geneva Heights Elementary

Geneva Heights PTA Seeks Contributions for Uniform Drive

By Candy's Dirt / June 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Geneva Heights

By Special Contributor Our children have so many thoughts blazing through their little minds from day to day. Insecurities about their school clothes should not be one of them.  With that in mind, the Geneva Heights PTA is working with Interfaith Family Services to provide school uniforms for all of the children who come through […]

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Dallas ISD Welcomes New Board Members, Fetes Departing Trustees

By Candy's Dirt / May 29, 2019 / 0 Comments
Dallas ISD

Dallas ISD leadership past and present, as well as community members, teachers, and principals,  gathered to fete outgoing district school board trustees Lew Blackburn and Audrey Pinkerton May 23. Blackburn represented District 5 for 18 years before announcing he would not seek re-election this year. Pinkerton served District 7 for three years, and announced she […]

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Wanna Be in Woodrow? We Have Three Homes to Pick From

By Bethany Erickson / February 28, 2019 / 0 Comments
Woodrow

It’s not uncommon to hear that house hunters in Dallas are looking for homes in the Woodrow Wilson High School feeder pattern — it’s known for its academics, it’s fine arts programs, and its athletics, as well as its strong alumni and parent presence. Suffice to say, if you’ve never checked out Woodrow Wilson High, […]

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Three Woodrow Wonders For Weekend Wishlists

By Bethany Erickson / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
Woodrow

Every Thursday, we bring you our pick of the hottest North Texas properties in our CandysDirt.com Open Houses of the Week. These are the places you don’t want to miss that weekend. And this week, our homes all have one Dallas ISD feeder pattern in common — the Woodrow Wilson High School feeder pattern. If […]

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Dallas ISD Trustees Unanimous on Name Changes, Racial Equity Resolution

By Bethany Erickson / December 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Shortly after the Dallas ISD board of trustees voted unanimously to approve a resolution that many feel is one of the first steps toward healing the animosity some still feel even decades after Dallas ISD finally desegregated under judicial oversight in 1967, they took the tangible step of renaming three schools currently bearing the names […]

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Absolutely Edible Storybook Tudor in Greenland Hills

By Joanna England / October 20, 2017 / 1 Comment

Just like the impulse to nibble on a baby’s cheeks, I feel an uncontrollable urge to take a bite out of this adorable Greenland Hills Tudor. With the adorable roofline, arched stained-glass windows, scalloped awning, and precious pea green front door, how could you not love this brick and stone classic cottage at 5206 Merrimac?

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