District ranked #1 in financial performance

Duncanville ISD has been ranked as the number one Texas school district in Best Financial Performance by the Education Resource Group, Inc. The ranking demonstrates the district’s prudent fiscal management. Duncanville ISD was ranked fourth in the state when the Education Resource Group’s report was last released.  The Education Resource Group is an academic and [...]

First ever freshman talent show set for tonight

Tonight Alexander Auditorium will be filled with talent from freshman and their peers as Club Fresh host the first ever Freshman Got Talent show at 7 p.m.. “The acts that will be in the show are outstanding,” Miss Baker said. “They are all very talented kids.” Tickets for the show will be $3 at the [...]

Adaptation of Jane Eyre book set to release in studios tomorrow

The tale of a feisty governess who finds true love in a spooky mansion, while pouring her heart out on the page in lush and romantical prose, Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre melds all the requisite elements of mystery, horror, and the classic medieval castle setting with heart-stopping romance. The story is also very appealing: the [...]

Open House offers students, parents taste of high school programs

Cars filled the main parking lot as students and parents filed out of cars with course manuals, schedules, and pens in hand. Mother Ladelphia Taylor accompanied her daughter Eboni Johnson to Open House last night. Currently a junior, Johnson is making big decisions about what to fill her senior choice sheet with, and Ms. Taylor [...]

Spring Open House photos

Panther Prints photographer Chase Apperson covered the open house March 10.  Parents and students got a taste of what programs are offered at the school via open house.

Take ten with varsity head soccer coach Nuno Passos

Panther Prints Sports Editor Julio Munoz  went unplugged with head boys soccer coach Nuno Passos and ask him about his restructuring of the boys soccer program. Q: What are the essentials to building a soccer program from the ground up? A: “You’ve got to have structure in your program, you have to have discipline, and [...]

Panther Prints website named NSPA Pacemaker finalist

The Panther Prints website duncanvillepantherprints.org was selected as a National Scholastic Press Association Pacemaker finalist. The list of winners was released today. The schools are broken down into small schools 1500 and under  as well as large schools over 1500.  Panther prints was one of the 15 selected as a finalist in the large school [...]

JV baseball looking to improve throgh tournament play

The junior varsity baseball season is underway as tournament play resume this week in the Art Blair home tournament.  The team is looking forward to playing in front of the home crowd an improving their record. “I love playing in the Duncanville tournament,” junior Benjamin Neal said. “We get to play in front of all [...]

JV II girls soccer vs. South Grand Prairie

The JV girls soccer team played South Grand Prairie and Chase Apperson was there to cover the event.

Career and Technology Apprentice program offers look at programs

Sparks fly, machines heat up and buzzing fills the garage as junior Deion Thompson looks over the shoulder of Jennifer Wilson, CEO of the district. With trembling hands and focused eyes, Wilson welds and grinds pieces of metal to eventually build a World War II airplane model. After spending the day in a welding class, [...]