Posts tagged Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District

Yolanda Bautista has lived in Grapevine for 13 years. She says she welcomes a language assessment center because she would like to talk to school officials about how her two sons -- Abraham, 10 and Daniel, 7 -- are doing in learning English.

New Language Center Will Assist Immigrant Families In Grapevine-Colleyville District


When families arrive from another country, school districts have to determine a student’s home language and explain to parents how the school system here works. We look at how one suburban school district is opening a center similar to those found in larger, urban districts.

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Will Vandeventer's parents enrolled him in iUniversity Prep, one of six virtual schools in the state. Vandeventer, 12, says he likes working online but also enjoys the ocassional face-to-face meeting with his teachers and classmates.

Some North Texas Students Opt For A Virtual Classroom


A group of North Texas students did something unusual recently – they met face-to-face. They’re enrolled in the iUniversity Prep school, one of the few in the state where learning is done entirely online.

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