For the safety of our students, the track at Gainesville Junior High (Old Leeper Stadium) will be closed to the public from 6:30am to 4:30pm weekdays beginning Monday, August 22nd for Junior High activities. It will be open each evening after 4:30pm. Gates to the track will also be opened for public use at 4:30pm each Friday and will stay open through Sunday.
On Saturday, February 4, 33 GHS Choir Students traveled to Sanger for UIL Solo and Ensemble contest. The students did and excellent job preparing some very difficult classical pieces for our judges. Of the 33 students 23 achieved a 1st division rating (The very best rating) and of those 23 students 18 performed a class 1 solo (the most difficult) and qualified for state.
Chalmers Elementary 4th grade student Amira Khan is the Cooke County Spelling Bee Runner-Up. Amira made it through 12 rounds at the County Bee, which was held at the GISD Administration building on February 7. Lee 5th grader Johany Marin and GJHS 8th grader Jonah Chisolm also competed.
First place team went to Chancellor/Chavez with Bhakta/Liu taking second place. Our third team, Sophomores Jack Broyles/Dillon Edington did great as well, winning one of their three preliminary rounds with top speaker points, which are steps to a promising future. Congratulations!
4:00 PM - 8:45 PM GHS: Soccer @ Anna
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM GHS: Baseball vs S&S @ HOME
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM GHS: Softball @ Denison
6:00 PM EDISON: Art Show
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM GJHS: Soccer Parent Meeting
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM GHS: Baseball vs Pilot Point @ HOME
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM GHS: V Girls Soccer vs. Celina @ HOME
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM GJHS: 7th Grade Writing Camp
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Board of Trustees Meeting
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM GHS: Soccer @ Melissa