Generation Texas Week celebrates the belief that all Texas students belong on the path to education beyond high school. It's about believing that the future depends on our sucess!
Congratulations to you and your staff for being named a high-performing and high-progress school by the Texas Education Agency for 2014-15 based on your spring 2014 STAAR performance! I commend you and your staff on your hard work, commitment, and dedication to your students! A link to the TEA press release is: http://tea.texas.gov/WorkArea/linkit.aspx?LinkIdentifier=id&ItemID=25769821036
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.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Frost Spirit Day
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Sea Perch
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Superhero Day-Wear a Superhero shirt
3:00 PM UIL
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Patriotic Day-Wear Red, White, Blue