Cities and school districts across the state are competing in the It’s Time Texas Community Challenge to see which has the greatest commitment to healthy living. Garland ISD students, staff, parents and community members are encouraged to register online at www.ittcommunitychallenge.com. Make sure to select Garland, Rowlett or Sachse as the community when signing up.
Challenge participants earn points for their city and GISD just by registering. Posting healthy selfies, tracking physical activity and weight loss, hosting fitness-focused events, etc., earn additional points ranging from 50-20,000. The community and school district with the highest total March 31 will win not only a title but a cash prize as well.