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ND Principal Katherine Eska’s message to students: ‘Every day, every minute, and every decision counts’

With the first two weeks behind her, North Dallas High School Principal, Katherine Eska, continues to set her sights on the first day of school on Aug. 28. She’s getting to know the building, the teachers, and the staff, as well as holding meetings, planning Teacher Professional Development, and setting the master schedule — all the same […]

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North Dallas Booster Club partners with new fundraising program

By BRENDA LOPEZ MONSIVAIS With the new school year just around the corner, the only thing that keeps you from getting your school supplies is having to drive from store to store and wait in long checkout lines. But the North Dallas Booster Club has the solution for you. And you can get your shopping […]

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Select summer ball helps North Dallas’ SaNiya Lampkin, teammates improve their game

Coach Dre Marvell has been running the Nemesis Worldwide basketball select program for 23 years. During his tenure, he’s coached many girls who have gone on to play college basketball and some are currently in the WNBA. Could North Dallas High junior SaNiya Lampkin be next? “SaNiya  right now is way above most ordinary females […]

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Welcome North Dallas High’s new principal — Katherine Eska

North Dallas High School has a new principal! Katherine Wanserski Eska comes to North Dallas High from Arthur Kramer Elementary School, where she has been the principal for the last three years. While at Kramer Elementary, Eska led her campus to obtain six state distinctions. She also worked as a high school teacher at Spruce […]

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North Dallas High grad James Crayton has ‘a pretty fun job’

Recent North Dallas High graduate James Crayton has one of the coolest jobs this summer. He operates a McKinney Avenue Trolley in the Uptown area. “It is. Sometimes I just deny that it’s really cool,” James said on a recent Saturday. “I look at it as a pretty fun job. I get to have fun […]

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ND remembers Ms. K: ‘Her passion made a difference in everybody’s lives’

About 100 students, faculty and friends gathered Saturday afternoon on the North Dallas High baseball field to pay tribute to former teacher Tammy Kokotkiewicz, who was known as Ms. K or Tammy. But then some dark rain clouds moved in,  and after the purple and white balloons were released, everyone moved into the cafeteria […]

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Ogden Compton, Class of ’49: From North Dallas to NFL record book

Ogden Compton turns 85 in August but he remembers playing football at North Dallas High School as if it were yesterday. Actually, he almost quit playing football at North Dallas, and if he did, he probably wouldn’t have made his way into the NFL record book. As a rookie quarterback with the Chicago Cardinals, […]

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Meet Doraida Acevedo-Ufret, North Dallas’ teacher of the year

Doraida Acevedo-Ufret was named North Dallas High’s Teacher of the Year last Friday. Acevedo-Ufret has been at North Dallas for five years. She teaches Spanish and ESL (English as a Second Language). “It is an honor to represent the Bulldog family and give back to them,” Acevedo-Ufret said in an email. “These five years have […]

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North Dallas Spring game ends with big play: ‘We made history tonight’

Listed at 5-1, sophomore Demarjae “Milkshake” Lynch capped the North Dallas Orange and White spring game with the biggest play of game — a 103-yard fumble return for a touchdown. With time running out, the White offense was at the Orange 2-yard line and trying to score. But a fumbled snap saw the ball bounce […]

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North Dallas’ Chris Barnhill named assistant athletic coordinator for 2016-17

Softball Coach Chris Barnhill was named Assistant Athletic Coordinator of the Year for 2016-2017 on Tuesday by the Central Athletic Staff at Dallas ISD. Barnhill was chosen from among the coordinators at the 22 high schools in Dallas ISD. “Shocked and humble,” Barnhill said of the award. “When Gil [Garza] got up to announce it, […]

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North Dallas library selling old yearbooks, looking for some, too

North Dallas High School librarian Terri Moore is selling yearbooks but also looking for yearbooks. She is selling yearbooks at $30 for certain years, and is looking for yearbooks for certain years to be donated. “We do have some yearbooks we can sell [$30 each],” she said. “There are also a few years we […]

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Join the North Dallas High School Booster Club

The North Dallas High School Booster Club generates support for the extracurricular activities at North Dallas High School. The group, which was started around 2002 and is comprised a parent president and alumni volunteers, holds events throughout the year and sells merchandise to raise funds for the athletic program. The Booster Club website publishes photos and stories about […]

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Don’t Save the Noise for the Stadium!

In order to communicate better with you as our fans, parents, student athletes, etc, we developed a survey to gather your feedback on how you currently use our website and how you would like to see our website grow in the future! Thanks for helping Bulldogs athletics advance to the next level:

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ND basketball program needs resources, a new gym

Second of two parts North Dallas boys basketball coach Brett Cole says the key to building the basketball program is having proper facilities and maintaining a feeder pattern. The feeder pattern requires getting the kids from Spence and Rusk to come to North Dallas and not transferring or attending other schools. But getting basketball athletes to come […]

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When will North Dallas HS get a competition gym?

First of two parts. From November to February, the North Dallas basketball teams become road warriors. They may play one or two games in the boys gym, but for the most part, all of their games are on the road. North Dallas, a Class 5A school with 1,200 students, doesn’t have a competition-size gym like other […]

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11 North Dallas High students get diplomas at summer graduation

North Dallas High School Principal Katherine Eska led 11 North Dallas graduates across the stage last Thursday at Ellis Davis Memorial Complex. Counselors Dr. Leslie Laws and Mr. Grigsby were among the North Dallas family and friends who attended and celebrated with “our students as they head in to their future!” Eska said. Deputy Chief of […]

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Bulldogs hit the football field for fall workouts, season

The North Dallas Bulldogs opened fall workouts Monday. The boys will work out in shorts and helments for the first four days and then in pads starting on Friday. “It’s different, playing withe helmets,” ND head coach Fred Johnson said. “They need to get acclimated to the heat.” The Bulldogs went through various drills, with […]

All Teams Schedule: Week of August 14 – August 20

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for North Dallas High School, August 14 – August 20 MONDAY August 14, 2017 No events happening TUESDAY August 15, 2017 6:00 PM Girls Varsity Volleyball @ Thomas Jefferson SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY August 16, 2017 No events happening THURSDAY August 17, 2017 10:00 AM Girls Varsity Volleyball @ Eustace […]

in 2001, North Dallas’ football team believed ‘We Will Win!’ — and they did

One former North Dallas High player said it best: “They should have made a movie about that season.” The North Dallas High football team went 6-4 in 2001 with David Beaty as the head coach. He left for Irving MacArthur High School in 2002. Today, Beaty is the head coach at Kansas University. The 2001 […]

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For 6 North Dallas High students, debate camp ‘will forever be a great opportunity’

Six North Dallas High students attended Debate Camp at Baylor University this summer, thanks to the assistance of the North Dallas Bulldog Support League. “They had a blast, and learned so much on this year’s topic, which is all about education finance,” Jo Anne Rohde said in an email to the NDBSL. “School will be […]

North Dallas football team begins workouts Monday, gets ready for season

North Dallas High head football coach Fred Johnson is beginning this season much like his previous 18 seasons of coaching football — building a family atmosphere. “The first thing I do is get my coaching staff to become a family,” he said the other day. “We go out to eat together or cook over at […]

Community Health Fair services on Aug. 19 to include sports physicals

A Community Health Fair will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Aug. 19 at the Church of the Incarnation, 3966 McKinney Ave. across the street from North Dallas High School. As in past years, all services are free. This health fair is for all students who do not have health insurance or are not […]

Eight Great Fundraising Ideas for Booster Clubs – Presented by VNN

New jerseys, gear, entry fees, retreats – the wish list of opportunities to improve your teams is long, and often, the ways to finance them are short. While there’s no perfect one-size-fits-all fundraiser for every community, good inspiration is the first step. Whether its your booster club, team, or program looking to raise funds and increase […]

Get Bulldogs gear — Support North Dallas cross country team fundraiser

The North Dallas High cross country team is holding a FanCloth sports apparel fundraiser through Sept. 1. The reference number is listed on the left side and the price is on the right side. Most sizes range from small to 3X. Proceeds from Fancloth fundraiser goes toward cross country meets and also resistance bands to […]

North Dallas cross county coach: ‘I think it’s my best team’

North Dallas Cross Country Coach Troy Power says the  numbers for this year’s team might be down, but with a number of returning seniors, he has high expectations for this season. Started practicing the first week in July for those who were able to attend the morning workouts at Cole Park. “Expecting probably about 25, which […]

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