DALLAS*The Dallas Independent School District opened two of its facilities at noon today, Friday, September 12, with the intention of housing evacuees fleeing Hurricane Ike.
Ellis Davis Field House at Jesse Owens Memorial Complex, 9191 South Polk Street and Alfred J. Loos Field House, 3815 Spring Valley Rd., will serve as temporary shelters for arriving evacuees.
As a result of housing evacuees at these two facilities, sites for volleyball games that are scheduled for tonight, Friday, Sept. 12 have changed. The site of the volleyball games between Skyline High School and Lake Highlands have been changed from Ellis Davis Field House to Skyline High School; the Sunset High School and Richardson site has been changed from Ellis Davis Field House to Sunset High School; W.T. White High School and Creekview High School site has changed from Alfred J. Loos Field House to Creekview High School; and Thomas Jefferson High School and Samuell High School site has changed from Alfred J. Loos Field House to Thomas Jefferson High School.
For more information on athletic events, call the Department of Athletics at (972) 925-3310.