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GISD Core Values: Character, Commitment, Courage
The GISD employee recognition program was created to encourage students, staff, parents, and community members to recognize GISD employees who model our core values: character, commitment, and courage. Nominations for the 2019 Achievement in Excellence award can be submitted through Friday, May 17, at 12pm. Nominations may include ANY current Gainesville ISD employee (teacher, aide, bus driver, cafeteria, administrator, secretary, etc). After all nominations are considered, those selected to receive a GISD Coin of Excellence will be recognized at the Service Awards on May 31.
Click the link below to nominate!
State Art Contest Winners!
In order to promote Texas Heritage and history, the Republic of Texas Museum sponsors an Annual Art Contest for school age students across Texas. Lee Intermediate had seven 5th and 6th graders enter artwork into the contest, and FOUR placed in this state-wide contest! The four winners received an invitation to the award ceremony and reception at the Texas State Capitol in Austin. They also received a cash prize and their artwork will be displayed at the Daughters of the Republic of Texas State Convention in Austin in May.
Sophia Cancino- 1st place, 6-8 Division
Allye Johnson- 2nd place, 6-8 Division
Ericka Herrera-Franco- 2nd place, 1-5 Division
Juan Gonzalez- 3rd place, 1-5 Division
To parents of incoming 7th-12 grade athletes:
It is time to prepare for athletic participation for the 19-20 school year. We will be conducting physicals at the GISD Indoor Facility Tuesday May 21st from 2:00-5:30pm. This will be free of charge. Please fill out and sign the Medical History portion of the attached physical form and send it with your child that day. Also, please click RegisterMyAthlete at the top right of goleopards.org and register your child/children. Click here for more information...