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New sign goes up at former Stonewall Jackson Elementary in Dallas

District trustees voted unanimously in September to rename four schools, including Stonewall Jackson, that were originally named after Confederate generals.

The Dallas school district on Wednesday installed a new sign at Stonewall Jackson Elementary School to reflect the school's new name, Mockingbird Elementary, which goes into effect July 1.

District trustees voted unanimously in September to rename four schools, including Stonewall Jackson, that were originally named after Confederate generals.

William L. Cabell, Albert Sidney Johnston and Robert E. Lee elementary schools are also being renamed.

The newly-named Mockingbird Elementary is on Mockingbird Lane, at Matilda Street. Cabell will be renamed Chapel Hill Preparatory, Lee will be renamed Geneva Heights and Johnston will be renamed Cedar Crest.