Leopard Pride

Gainesville ISD News

February 20-24, 2017

Powerlifters headed to State!

Congratulations to the girls powerlifting team. They finished 7th at the regional meet, and Jazmin and Tori qualified for STATE! Jazmin Tejeda was regional champion in her weight class, totaling 690 pounds. She was also the outstanding dead lifter in her class. Tori Scott finished second in her weight class which qualified her for state for the third year in a row. She totaled 970 on her three lifts. All the girls did a great job with Imelda Hernandez, Peyton Savage, Kallie Flowers, Lupe Rodriguez and Angie Fereer all finishing in the top 10.

GJHS Spring Band Concert Thursday!

On Thursday, March 2 at 6:30, the GJHS Band Program is having a Spring Pre-UIL concert. The Concert and Symphonic bands will be performing their 2017 UIL Contest program, as well as perform sightreading procedures for the audience. We will also have a special guest, former Gainesville director, Bryan Ferrell, will be playing the role of a UIL judge, providing comments and feedback for the groups. We hope you can make it to the performance and support your local musicians. We want to come back with an 1 in the competition!

Edison Art Show

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Thank you Kiwanis!

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Members of the Gainesville Kiwanis Club read and give books to our Head Start students every week! This is a wonderful community partnership!

Edison Daddy/Daughter Dance

Edison PTO planned and organized the first daddy/daughter dance to celebrate Valentine's Day. They wanted to provide a fun event for all the little girls and their daddies. A mother/son event is planned for March! There was a big crowd of precious little girls dancing the night away!

Head Start Enrollment Opens Mar. 1

Enrollment applications for the 2017-2018 school year at Gainesville Head Start will be accepted beginning March 1, 2017. Applications are welcome for any child that is three or four years old as of September 1, 2017.

To apply to Gainesville Head Start, please contact April Waggoner at 940-665-4619 or awaggoner@gainesvilleisd.org to schedule an appointment. Please bring the child’s current shot record, birth certificate, social security card, Medicaid/insurance card, proof of income, proof of residency (utility bill), and picture ID to the scheduled appointment. Applications will be considered incomplete without all documentation.

Upcoming Events

Monday, Feb 27

Board of Trustees Meeting @ 5pm

Edison Book Fair week

Tennis @ Sanger

Soccer @ Melissa

Edison Dr. Seuss week (see website for daily themes)

Tuesday, Feb 28

Golf @ Gordonville

GJHS Track @ Aubrey

Baseball @ Howe

Softball @ HOME

Wednesday, Mar 1
Head Start registration begins

Thursday, Mar 2

Read Across America

GHS Track @ Aubrey

Baseball Tournament @ Krum

Edison Dr. Seuss Night

GJHS Band Concert @ 6:30pm

Friday, Mar 3

College Shirt Day

Boys Soccer @ Argyle

Baseball Tournament @ Krum

Saturday, Mar 4
GHS Solo & Ensemble Contest @ Sanger

Baseball Tournament @ Krum

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