Gainesville ISD News
We are proud to introduce the GHS Class of 2017 Top 10%! These high achieving students soared throughout their high school years, maintaining incredible GPA's and serving as leaders for their classmates. The billboard is now up on California Street so be sure to check it out! Thank you to Jim Goldworthy, State Farm for once again allowing us to use the billboard for this celebration of our students.
The GHS Class of 2017 Top 10% are:
(front row): Jenny Liu, Alfredo Moreno, Gabby Brasher, Trevor Hall, Mary Gerken, Radhika Bhakta, Sarah Higgins, Jake Rhodes, Patrick Waltersheid
(back row): Thalia Hernandez, Elizabeth Green, Braycon Tapia, Lizbeth Mendez, Angie Ferrer, Pricila Rodriguez, Celeste Salinas, Austyn Gilbert
Choir goes to Branson
The GHS Choir sang live on stage in Branson at the Hughes Brothers Theatre!
Principal for a Day
Edison's Principal for the day, Jarek Marin! Jarkek has achieved the 1,000 sight word goal!
A Head Start class is almost ready to sent their new baby chicks home! They have enjoyed watching them hatch and grow!
Principal for a Day
Shining Stars Gala
GHS Alumni Head to the NFL!
Parent Meeting: Dual Language Program
Save the date! If you have turned in an application for the Edison Elementary dual language program (or are still considering the program), please mark your calendars for May 9 to attend the program registration session. Two sessions are available to make it convenient: 9am-10am OR 7pm-8pm
For more information, visit www.gainesvilleisd.org/duallanguage
Who can apply?
1. English speaking students entering Pre-K or Kindergarten
2. Spanish speaking students (eligible as Limited English Proficient) who will be entering Pre-K (limited), Kindergarten, or first grade
Coming up this week...
Election Day (7am-7pm)
OAP Public Performance @ 7:30pm
Monday, May 8
STAAR Testing: 3rd Math, 4th Math, 6th Math, 7th Math
GHS Shattered Dreams program
GABC Athletics Banquet @ 6pm (Civic Center)
Tuesday, May 9
EOC Testing: English III
STAAR Testing: 3rd Reading, 4th Reading, 6th Reading, 7th Reading
Edison Dual Language Parent Meeting (9am OR 7pm)
GJHS Tennis @ Krum
Wednesday, May 10
EOC Testing: Algebra II
STAAR Testing: 5th Science, 8th Science
Thursday, May 11
STAAR TEsting: 8th Social Studies
Head Start Mother's Day tea @ 2pm
Edison Spring Carnival (5pm-7pm)
FFA Banquet @ 6pm @ GHS Cafe
Friday, May 12
United Way jeans day ($1 students, $5 staff)
Senior Bruch @ FBC @ 10:30am
Senior Class Night @ 7:30pm
Saturday, May 12
GJHS Soccer @ Denton HS
GHS Prom (8pm-12pm)
After Prom @ GHS Cafe (12:30am-3am)