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.
Gainesville ISD is currently surveying the community to assess the interest in a tuition-based Pre-Kindergarten program for the 2017-2018 school year. Students must be 4 years old by September 1, 2017 to be eligible The tuition-based program would extend the current Pre-K program to include those who currently would not qualify for the free Pre-K according to the federal guidelines. These students would join our current Pre-K program at Edison Elementary. Gainesville Head Start is a separate federal program. Please click for more information and to complete the survey...
Be a part of something great! Do you want your child to be fluent in two languages? GISD is implementing a Dual Language Two-Way program beginning the 2017-2018 school year for Pre-K, K, and 1st grade students. The two-way program gives our students the opportunity to learn two languages and become bilingual, biliterate, and bicultural. Read more...
Gainesville High School advanced two teams to the State CX Debate meet, which was held March 16-18 in Austin. Our two teams competed extremely well in the first four preliminary rounds with each team finishing with a 3-1 record (win-loss) and high individual speaker points. Seniors Jenny Liu and Radhika Bhakta were one of the top 16 teams (out of 56) advancing to the final round and earning a State medal.
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.
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM LEE: Bluebonnet Field Trip
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM GHS: Choir Concert
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDISON: Kindergarten Field Day
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDISON: First Grade Field Day
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM GHS & GJHS: Band Spring Concert
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM GHS: Senior Hall Walk
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM GHS & GJHS: FREE Athletics Physicals
4:15 PM - 7:00 PM GJHS: 2017-18 9th Grade band Meeting
5:40 PM - 9:45 PM GHS Volleyball Spring League @ Argyle
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM GHS: Graduation Practice
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM GHS: Graduation @ UNT Coliseum
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM GHS: FFA Car Show Fundraiser
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM HEAD START: Graduation @ FUMC