10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDISON: Field Trip to watch Stephen Fite Perform
6:00 PM EDISON: PTO Mother/Son Dance
6:00 PM EDISON: PTO Meeting
6:00 PM Gainesville Christmas Parade
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EDISON: Pre-K Music Program
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM EDISON:1st grade field trip to watch The Polar Express
Congratulations to Kourtney Nance, first grade student at Edison Elementary, for winning a new bike! Kourtney, along with 284 other Edison students, maintained perfect attendance during the first six weeks of school. Every day of school is important and we are proud of each and every student and parent for ensuring a successful school year at Edison.
The GISD Teacher of the Month for November is Shelby Payeur. Shelby is in her third year teaching first grade at Edison Elementary and this year she is teaching in the dual language program. The November GISD Employee of the Month is Donna Taylor, GHS PEIMS Secretary. This is Donna's second year at GHS and 19th year combined in school districts.
Congratulations to the Lil Leopards Learning Ladder daycare, located inside Edison Elementary. Under the new ownership of Kitie Hermes and Director Sheila Smith, the facility applied for Texas Rising Star provider status and not only achieved it, but was given a 4 Star Texas Rising Star Status, which is a state accreditation for their program.
Gainesville ISD is one of 12 company pacesetters for the 2018 United Way of Cooke County campaign. Each year, our students and staff work together to donate to the organization that does so much for the kids in our community and our school district. Our campus and district leadership were able to announce this year's grand total of $11,747 in United Way donations!