Georgetown ISD will begin the referral process for students in grades K-12 on November 2, and ending on November 19th at 5:00 p.m. If an individual wishes to refer a student for G/T qualification, he/she may request the necessary information from the student’s campus counselor. All forms must be completed and returned to the school by 5:00 PM on November 19, 2015.
El periodo de recomendación se realizará durante tres semanas desde el 2 de noviembre de 2015 hasta el 19 de noviembre a las 5:00 PM . Se deben completar y devolver a la escuela todos los formularios a más tardar a las 5:00 PM del 19 de noviembre de 2015.
GISD is committed to providing an appropriate education for all children. It is the commitment to this belief that shapes the components for Gifted/Talented services and identification. Plan to join in on a brief parent awareness session. This informative hour will include the opportunity for your questions to be answered. Info sessions will be held on: 11/4/15 6:00 at Central Office on Lakeway Drive, 11/9/15 5:00 at Pickett Elementary and 11/12/15 6:00 at Carver Elementary. For more information, contact Janet Newton at 512-943-5000 x6028.
School will start at its regular time in the morning, but AM PreK/PPCD bus riders will leave at 10:30, car riders/walkers will leave at their regular dismissal time of 11:00. PM PreK/PPCD will not have class today. Kinder - 5th grade students will be released at 11:30 a.m. Buses will transport students home from school at their early release times. Families who use after-school care should make arrangements for their children. Teachers will participate in professional learning after students are released.
The celebration of Veterans Day is a long-standing tradition in Georgetown ISD. The district will be honoring veterans this year with a variety of programs and ceremonies held throughout the day on Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11th. We invite veterans and active military members in our community to join us at any of these celebrations. Click the headline above for details.
On Tuesday, November 3, Georgetown ISD voters approved a $160.6 million bond package that will positively impact the future of our students, the district, and the community we serve. The bond is dedicated to building new facilities and purchasing land to manage growth, renovating existing facilities to provide equity between schools, and addressing other district-wide improvements and infrastructure upgrades. 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.
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM "Arthur Christmas" Family Movie Night
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Board of Trustees Meeting
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM Christmas Party Day
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM Early Release Day for Students