Tag: Burns

  • Block schedule on the horizon

    The Dripping Springs School Board voted to move DSHS to a block schedule on March 4, 2016. The switch is to take place in the 2016-2017 school year. Principal Joe Burns is excited about the change and believes that it will benefit the whole student body. “Block schedule will give students four new periods throughout […]

  • Leadership retreat to improve DSHS

    Each year the Leadership Committee of the DSHS faculty have two Leadership Retreats in order to focus on how to further improve our school. At the most recent retreat, which took place on February 1, 2016, they discussed creating a new instructional model. “At the retreat we focused on bigger picture academic issues like different […]

  • Upcoming: meet the teacher night

    Meet the teacher night, an annual event put on by Dripping Springs High School, will be held on Monday, September 13. Principal Joe Burns explains that this meet-and-greet night gives the teachers and parents a chance to meet face to face at the beginning of the year. “Meet the teacher is really just an opportunity […]