Leopard Pride News
It's a great day to be a Leopard!
Texoma A+ Athlete of the Week
GHS Top Cat Cooking Competition
First place: “Noodles with Attitude”, Kendrick Taylor, Nathan Rodriguez, Lee Hubbard
Second place: “Tres Leches”, William Goines, Humberto Ramos, Dakota Artiaga
Third place: “Go Getters”, Kaitlyn Villa, Peyton Cantrell, Zachery Pierce
The first place Top Cat Chefs will move on to the regional competition in later April in Houston. The Regional winning chef team will have their recipe added to the Aramark lunch menu provided to schools and will also be awarded an Aramark scholarship.
3rd Six Weeks Honor Roll
The A & AB Honor Rolls are posted on the campus websites. The A Honor Roll will be published in the Gainesville Daily Register. Keep up the hard work GISD students! The second semester is well underway.
Edison Elementary Roll
Community Partnerships... a win-win for Gainesville
Boomtown Boys Soccer Tournament Champs!
Powerlifting Works at Restoring the Roar
Individual medalists: David Cancino, Chon Hernandez, Miguel Rodriguez, Roberto Nava, Niko Fraire, Erik Gaspar and Jack Atkins. Chon also brought home the outstanding lifter award for the heavy weight division. Along with the medals, they set many new meet records.
The following five girls brought home individual medals: Lupe Rodriguez, Karina Gaspar, Taylor Royal, Mattie Sherwin and Jazmin Tejeda. Jazmin also brought home the outstanding lifter award for the the light weight division and also set a new meet record in the deadlift.
RESTORE THE ROAR!
The 7th grade Leopard basketball team won the 2nd place trophy at the Cooke County Shootout.
The 8th grade Leopards also won a 2nd place trophy at the Cooke County Shootout.
This week's STEM lesson was inspired by the book “The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs” by Jon Scieszka, students were put in teams and had to create a either a straw house, stick house, or brick house.
School Board Appreciation Month
January is School Board Recognition Month and Gainesville ISD is joining other districts across the state to thank these community volunteers for their commitment and contributions to our public schools. Those serving Gainesville ISD on the 2017-18 Board of Trustees are: Corey Hardin (President), Mike Schmitz (VP), Doug Wade (Secretary), Mike Rosenberg, Will Presson, Phil Neelley, Marvin Royal. To learn more about the Board members, click HERE.
GISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES ELECTION: MAY 5, 2018
GISD will have two places up for election. Each place is a three-year term.
Place 4 – Mike Schmitz
Place 5 – Doug Wade
First Day to File– January 17, 2018
Deadline to File – February 16, 2018 5:00PM
Packets will be available for pick up beginning Monday, January 8 at the Administration building located at 800 S. Morris Street
See what's happening in GJHS and GHS Athletics! See schedules, game results, sign up for team alerts, and more!