Dallas County Schools

Dallas Co. School District Prepares for Face to Face Learning

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Dallas County School officials continue to get ready for the start of the new school year — amid COVID-19. The school district is preparing to bring some students back to school for face to face learning. So officials are now taking the necessary precautions — to bring students back safely. Face shields, sneeze guards and…

Dallas Co. Schools Finalizing Plans to Reopen Amid COVID-19

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Dallas County Schools is finalizing it’s plans to reopen for the upcoming school year. The school district is providing options for student learning this fall amid the COVID-19 pandemic. First, there’s the face to face option — which puts students back in the classroom for some instruction. The second option available for students — is…

Schools Implement Feeding Programs During Coronavirus Crisis

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Dallas County and Selma City Schools — have set up feeding programs — to provide food security for children during the Coronavirus crisis. Alabama schools have been shut down because of Coronavirus. But since some students — don’t get enough to eat at home. Dallas County Schools is providing free meals — so children don’t…

Schools in Dallas Co. Get New STEM Labs

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Dallas County Schools has a new high-tech tool at its disposal — to engage students in the areas of math — science — and technology. School officials say new Acellus STEM labs have been installed at schools across the district. They say access to technology — and understanding technology — is critical for students as…

Students Head Back to School in Dallas Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Monday was the first day back to school for several school districts in west Alabama. Dallas County Schools Superintendent Hattie Shelton says the district is looking forward to having a productive school year this year. She says the new year got off to a smooth start. Shelton says student achievement and student success are the…