Leopard Pride News
It's a great day to be a Leopard!
On Monday, February 26, the GISD Board of Trustees approved the 2018-19 District Calendar. The first day of school is August 20, with staff returning on August 6. Click to see the full calendar.
Board Names Interim Superintendent
Dr. Brasher has been selected as the Lone Finalist for the Fredericksburg ISD Superintendent position. Brasher leaves GISD after 7 1/2 years as Superintendent and has helped the district make tremendous progress in many areas including district finance, facilities, and student growth just to name a few. Brasher's last day with GISD will be Friday, March 9. Listen to the Friday morning KGAF GISD report (below) to hear more from Dr. Brasher.
Ivan Franco Signs to Play Soccer at Hill College!
15 GHS girls qualified for the Regional Powerlifting meet on Tuesday, competed strong, and finished THIRD place overall....and are sending THREE to STATE! Click the link to see individual results.
GJH Celebrates Black History Month
Teacher of the Month
The February Teacher of the Month is Glenn Fuhrmann. Mr. Fuhrmann teaches US History at GHS and has been teaching at GISD for 20 years, and a total of 25 years in education. He plays an integral role at GHS, not only in his own classroom, but as the head of the History department. The relationships he has with the students and staff at GHS is incredible.
Since Mr. Fuhrmann was out sick and unable to attend the February Board meeting, his Teacher of the Month spotlight video will be viewed for the first time at the March board meeting so he can be celebrated properly.
AVID Students visit OU
The AVID students visited the University of Oklahoma today, exploring one of the many opportunities available after graduating from GHS.
AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a college readiness system designed to increase school-wide learning and performance. The AVID College Readiness System (ACRS) accelerates student learning, uses research based methods of effective instruction, and provides meaningful and motivational professional learning.
Chalmers and Edison Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday!
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