Visit the GISD Recovers page for resources and information related to the recent tornadoes.
African American history highlighted districtwide
Students across GISD are celebrating National African American History Month with enlightening dialogue, entertaining programs and commemorative displays.
Rowlett HS helps raise money for tornado recovery
Teaming together for tornado relief, RHS recently partnered with Rockwall ISD to raise money through a T-shirt fundraiser. Selling for $10, the shirts netted nearly $30,000 in just three weeks.
AP, IB exams free for GISD students
Beginning this spring, the district will pay for all Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate exams. Passing scores may reduce the number of college courses needed, saving extra money.
New Special Olympics partnership grants first-time athletic opportunities
GISD special education students can now experience basketball, bowling and track and field competitions, thanks to the district’s official partnership with the Special Olympics.