8th Grade Parents ONLY - National Junior Honor Society Hello Parents! Just wanted to remind you that if your student received an application for NJHS, it is due back to Mr. Schermbeck or Ms. Whittenton, the NJHS Advisors, by TOMORROW, Friday, October 9th. Students will receive a note of acceptance on Tuesday, October 13th, and the induction will follow on Monday, October 19th at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Please email either of the advisors with any questions you may have. Also, if you and your student decide not to participate, please either email or send a note to be given to one of the advisors by tomorrow.
The Georgetown Project Bridges to Growth invites you to attend "A Youth Suicide Prevention Seminar for Parents and Communities." The workshop is for adults only. There is no cost for the seminar, but pre-registration is requested. Click the headline above for more details.
SeaPerch teams for the 2015-2016 school year are in the process of forming. Click the headline above for more information on this program which encourages students to develop science, technology, engineering, math, and problem solving skills as part of cooperative teams.
GISD has been selected as a semifinalist for a $2.5 million Raising Blended Learners grant initiative sponsored by Raise Your Hand Texas. For more information on this exciting opportunity, click the headline above.
Any 10th or 11th grade home schooled student who resides within GISD boundaries is eligible to take the PSAT/NMSQT free of charge on October 14, 2015. Registration must be completed and returned no later than October 9. Click the headline above for more details.
Congratulations to Debra Austrum, Kristy Davies, and Amy Heil, who recently received grant funds to invest in their classrooms. Click the headline above to read more.
During their annual Fill The Bus campaigh, the Georgetown Area Junior Forum collected $19,654.21 in supplies for GISD students in need. Click the headline above to learn more.
As part of its 2015 national concert tour, “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band will perform at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 7, at the Klett Center for the Performing Arts, 2211 North Austin Avenue. The concert, sponsored by the Georgetown Independent School District, is free and open to the public. Ticket requests are being handled online only. Click the headline above for details.
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Benold 7th Football vs Westview
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Benold 8th Football @ Westview
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Benold 7th volleyball @ Cele
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Benold 8th volleyball vs Cele
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Board of Trustees Meeting
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM Benold 7th Football- C Team @ Henry MS