Athletics Department

Welcome to the Garland Independent School Districts Athletic Department.  In this section, we hope to provide any and all information a patron or employee would need regarding GISD Athletics.  We strive to bring you current and accurate information in a timely manner. Please note that this section and the Athletic Department are separate from Physical Education.

Sports Information - 6th grade and below

The GISD athletic program begins in the 7th grade. If you need sports information for 6th grade and below please contact the city of Garland, Sachse, and Rowlett:


Contact Information

For more information about the Athletic Department please contact us.
Phone number - 972-494-8588
FAX - 972-494-8567

Office Location

Main athletic office is located at 870 W. Buckingham Rd. within the Jill Shugart Professional Development Center.  Our entrance is on the east side of the building facing Glenbrook.

Executive Athletic Director
Homer Johnson

Athletic Director
Cliff Odenwald

Assistant Director
Judy Campbell

Assistant Athletic Director
Sam McElroy

Athletic Director, Homer Johnson, has been part of the GISD family since 1948.