Students entering grades 10th-12th are invited to learn about college admissions, scholarships, ACT/SAT practice, college visits and more! Deadline to register is Friday, June 2, 2017. Registration Flyer
Teacher / Employee Appreciation Week provides an all too small period of time to adequately spotlight the important role everyone plays in our district. A “thank you” should not be limited to a designated week of appreciation. The significance of educators is never ending and the “thank you” should be as well. On behalf of the countless students, parents, and especially one extremely appreciative fellow educator, please accept my never-ending thanks. Spotlight Link
Our May spotlight is Dominique Boykins, a 2006 North Shore Senior High graduate. Boykins is currently working as a licensed attorney in Texas, and she also mentors students interested in pursuing a law degree. Alumni Link
Hire Houston Youth, in partnership with the McDonald’s Owners/Operators Association of Greater Houston, will host various on-the-spot hiring events open to all youth ages 16 and up from April 22 to June 10. Please bring resume, Texas ID and Social Security Card to the job fair. Job Fair Flyer
Please be advised that Galena Park ISD will hold a meeting for administrators of all Private Non-Profit Schools that have students who reside in the GPISD attendance area on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Meeting Information
Galena Park ISD is deeply committed to offering excellent educational experiences for our students, and we want to keep parents/guardians informed of upcoming events, successes and happenings in GPISD.
This is our second month bringing you this newsletter packed with information on recent happenings, upcoming program opportunities, and even some success plans for your students.
Please adhere to the following campus registration times to complete enrollment for the remainder of the 2016-2017 school year. Registration Times Link
Enrollment dates for the 2017-2018 school year are now available, please note transfer request to schools will be considered on space and staffing availability. Space availability will be evaluated in each grade level/program and transfers will be approved based on this evaluation. Parents should be aware that the transfer request will not be approved if additional staff or classrooms are needed to accommodate the transfer student. There are NO guarantees that children who transfer will be able to continue at the requested campus in future school years. Enrollment Dates Link
The Galena Park ISD Education Foundation has released the 2017 Application for the Innovative Teaching Grants program. We encourage your participation. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to enhance instruction in your department, program, or classroom. The applications can be found on the Foundation webpage and are due in the GPISD Education Foundation office on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Grants Link
We are always accepting nominations for EXCELLENT EDUCATORS, so if you know someone who works in our district and goes above and beyond the call of duty to provide a first class learning environment to our students we want to know! We are happy to accept nominations on ANYONE who works in GPISD in a department or position such as grounds, student nutrition, custodial services, campus personnel, administrators and more. Nominate Educator Link
Galena Park ISD regularly provides mass notifications to parents, guardians, students, and faculty regarding weather closures, threat situations, event scheduling, or to provide other important education-related information. These messages not only drive positive educational outcomes, they can also save lives.
Galena Park ISD is in compliance with The Telephone Consumer Protection Act, therefore, you have the option of receiving or not receiving automated messages on your cell phone. Connect Link
Galena Park ISD is committed to providing our students with the opportunity to participate in outstanding athletic programs. Please see our 2016-17 spectator behavior expectations letter on guidelines for providing the best sportsmanlike environment for our student athletes this year. Spectator Link