Georgetown ISD Seeks Nominations for Name of Middle School #4
Georgetown Independent School District is seeking nominations for the
name of Middle School #4. Construction on the new school began this summer and
is located next to Mitchell Elementary on Rockride Lane. The campus is being
built with bond funds which were approved by GISD voters in 2010 and 2015, and is
scheduled to open in the fall of 2017.
Policy CW (LOCAL) outlines criteria for the naming of a new district facility.
The policy states that a new facility shall be named for one of the following:
A historical or geographical site or
A local, state, or national historical
event or place
A significant local, state or national
A person who has made a significant contribution
to education in the district
proposed name is a historical or geographic site, the name submitted must be
accompanied by a written summary and/or a description of the significance of the
proposed name is in honor of an individual, the name must be accompanied by a
written rationale and/or description of the named person's accomplishments.
Each name nominated must fulfill the following criteria:
The nominee shall be widely respected,
regardless of any partisan affiliation.
The nominee shall be a person of
character who embodies a wholesome image that would be expected to stand the
test of time.
The nominee shall have a background of
service to people of the district, Texas, or the United States.
The deadline for submission of proposed names is midnight on Wednesday,
August 10. Nominations can be submitted online at http://tinyurl.com/gisdms4name.