HISD could soon become District of Innovation

An update from Houston ISD's Superintendent has been given on the progress being made during the state takeover. Mike Miles kicked off a series of meetings on Wednesday night just a day after his Advisory Committee voted in favor of turning HISD into a District of Innovation. FOX 26's Sherman Desselle explains what it all means and how it could impact students.

3 Yates HS students recover after stabbing

Three Yates High School students who were stabbed near campus are in stable condition and improving, according to HISD officials. FOX 26's Natalie Hee is in Third Ward with new details.

North Shore HS student Making the Grade

She's a star both on and off the court and has dreams of becoming a brain surgeon. FOX 26's Nate Griffin shows us how Simran Williams is making the grade at North Shore High School.

Southwest airlines surprises 1st grade class

Southwest Airlines responds to Ms. Sonja White's viral classroom "flight to Mexico" by treating her first-grade class to a real field trip at the Southwest Airlines headquarters in Dallas. The students, many flying for the first time, boarded a Southwest Boeing 737 MAX 8, selected seats, and enjoyed an onboard snack.

Ex-HISD teacher faces allegations

An arrest warrant has been issued for a former Houston ISD teacher accused of engaging in sexual activities with a student in his classroom. FOX 26's Sherman Desselle has more on the accusations the educator is facing.

3 siblings attend Texas law school together

Three students at South Texas College of Law could be the first siblings to attend the downtown campus at the same time. FOX 26's Randy Wallace introduces us to the litigating LaRoe's!

Pesticide exposure risk for thousands of students

Thousands of students at schools in Texas may be at risk of exposure to pesticides, according to a report from the Environmental Working Group. The study found that more than four thousand elementary schools across the country are located within 200 feet of crop fields where pesticides are sprayed, with 207 such schools in Texas

Survey reveals attitudes on school vouchers

A recent extensive study conducted by researchers at the University of Houston and Texas Southern University, released this morning, found that 49 percent of those surveyed support school vouchers for low-income parents, while 47 percent support vouchers for all parents.