Leopard Pride News

It's a great day to be a Leopard!

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Edison Receives School Supply Donation

Lee Russell, Edward Jones Financial Advisor, held a back-to-school supply drive to support local children with school supplies needed to start the year. Russell reached out to his clients and dozens came through, donating hundreds of items to the drive. Russell chose Edison Elementary‚Äč as the recipient of the school supplies once again this year. On Friday, Russell, along with Perla Lopez, presented the donation to Edison Elementary.

Homecoming Mums & Garters from GHS Floral Club

The GHS Floral Club will be selling mums and garters again this year. Homecoming is September 13. Orders are open and will be accepted through September 9th at 4pm. They may be dropped off in room B406 at GHS. Cash or check is accepted - checks need to be made out to GHS Floral Club. The order form can be found here.


Mums will be delivered to other GISD campuses 9/12. GHS students will pick up mum orders before school on 9/13.



  • GHS and GJH students WILL be allowed to wear mums/garter at school on Friday.
  • Due to distracting instruction, all other campuses WILL NOT be able to wear mums/garters during the school day.

Remind Accounts

Lee, GJH, GHS parents:

You should have received an email or text message from Remind at the email or phone number associated with your student registration. All you need to do is follow the steps in the message to finish setting up your account.


If you are having trouble finding this email, then just click here and enter the email associated with your student registration.


To verify that you have finished setting up your account, check in the top left account page (where your name is showing after you're logged in) to verify that your email/phone number is checked under "Communication". You may then choose which method of delivery you would like to receive messages (app, text, email).

Community Football Kickoff

Thank you KGAF and Cooke County Sports Talk for hosting another GREAT community event! The GHS Redcoat Band, cheerleaders, and football players represented our Leopard family with pride.

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Decals with Dads

Varsity football players and their dads, moms, siblings, grandparents, and other family members placed decals on their helmets to prepare for the first game. Thank you to the Athletic Booster Club for providing pizza and water for the families!

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Alumni Association

2019 GISD Hall of Fame Honorees!!!


Distinguished Alumni

Mikeal Graham - Class of 1964
Laney Royal - Class of 1977
Nelson Spires - Class of 1963
Tricia West - Class of 1971



Distinguished Educators
Bryan Ferrell
Sherian Keeling
Nancy Moore (Class of 1970)
Kim Otto (Class of 1979)


Tickets are now on sale for the Alumni Association Hall of Fame luncheon, honoring these alumni and educators. They will be available from Kathy Boone at the GISD Special Services Building, 1201 S. Lindsay St. (The former Administration Building)


The luncheon will be held Homecoming weekend on Saturday, September 14, in the Whaley UMC Family Life Center.

Bus Rider Changes

PARENTS OF AFTERNOON BUS RIDERS:

Please contact the transportation office before noon if your student needs to change bus routes that afternoon. Bus rider lists are distributed to campuses each day. Any changes attempted after NOON will not be on the campus list. The transportation office can be reached at 940-665-1431.

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