Social media

District accounts

Social media is a great way to stay up-to-date with your community, including your local schools. Our district social media accounts will be used to share important information, good news, school closings and upcoming events with parents, staff, students and the surrounding community.


Follow us on Twitter for timely updates sent straight to your computer or device:

How to get text message updates without an account

To receive text updates from our English Twitter account, text the following to 40404:

"Follow @gisdnews"

To receive text updates from our Spanish Twitter account, text the following to 40404:

"Follow @gisdnoticias"

You can turn off Twitter text updates at any time by texting "Stop @gisdnews" or "Stop @gisdnoticias" to 40404.

Standard messaging rates apply.


“Like” and follow our Facebook accounts to see what’s happening on our timeline.


Follow our Youtube to see our video production team’s efforts. 


Follow us on Instagram.



Campus accounts

Our campuses manage their own social media accounts as well. See what's happening at your school by following their pages. We've maintained a list for your convenience below.

Campus account lists

Campus Twitter accounts

PreK Schools

Cisneros Prekindergarten School @Cisneros_Cubby
Parsons Prekindergarten School @Parsons_Pandas

Elementary Schools

Abbett Elementary School @Abbett_AllStars
Armstrong Elementary School @AES_Aviators
Back Elementary School @back_bulldogs
Beaver Technology Center for Math & Science @BeaverMST_Stars
Bradfield Elementary School @BES_Cowboys
Bullock Elementary School @Bullock_Bears
Caldwell Elementary School @CES_Cardinals
Carver Elementary School @Carver_Tigers
Centerville Elementary School @CES_Cheetahs
Club Hill Elementary School @ClubHill_Cougar
Cooper Elementary School @CES_Cougars
Couch Elementary School @Couch_Comets
Daugherty Elementary School @DES_Hornets
Davis Elementary School @Davis_Dragons
Dorsey Elementary School @Dorsey_Wildcats
Ethridge Elementary School @Ethridge_Bobcat
Freeman Elementary School @Freeman_Hawks
Golden Meadows Elementary School @GMES_Hawks
Handley Elementary School @Handley_Panther
Heather Glen Elementary School @HGES_Roadrunner
Herfurth Elementary School @Herfurth_Bronco
Hickman Elementary School @Hickman_Rangers
Hillside Academy for Excellence @Hillside_Eagles
Keeley Elementary School @Keeley_Cowboys
Kimberlin Academy for Excellence @KA_Knights
Liberty Grove Elementary School @LGES_Gators
Lister Elementary School @Lister_Lions
Luna Elementary School @Luna_Lions
Montclair Elementary School @MES_Roadrunners
Northlake Elementary School @NES_Eagles
Park Crest Elementary School @PCES_Panthers
Pearson Elementary School @Pearson_Ponies
Roach Elementary School @Roach_Wranglers
Rowlett Elementary School @Rowlett_Bobcats
Sewell Elementary School @Sewell_Seahawks
Shorehaven Elementary School @SES_Eagles
Shugart Elementary School @Shugart_Sheriff
Southgate Elementary School @Southgate_Gator
Giddens-Steadham Elementary School @Steadham_Eagles
Toler Elementary School @Toler_Texans
Classical Center at Vial Elementary School @VialCC_Vikings
Walnut Glen Academy for Excellence @WGA_Leopards
Watson Technology Center for Math & Science @Watson_Wildcats
Weaver Elementary School @Weaver_Eagles
Williams Elementary School @WES_Wranglers

Middle Schools

Austin Academy for Excellence @AA_Eagles
Classical Center at Brandenburg Middle School @CCBMS_Braves
Bussey Middle School @Bussey_Owlets
Coyle Middle School @Coyle_Cougars
Houston Middle School @SHMS_Colts
Hudson Middle School @Hudson_Hawks
Jackson Technology Center for Math & Science @Jackson_Vikings
Lyles Middle School @LMS_Lumberjacks
O'Banion Middle School @OBanion_Bisons
Schrade Middle School @Schrade_Falcons
Sellers Middle School @Sellers_Sharks
Webb Middle School @Webb_Bears

High Schools

Garland High School @GHS_Owls
Gilbreath-Reed Career and Technical Center  @GR_CTC
Lakeview Centennial High School @LCHS_Patriots
Naaman Forest High School @NFHS_Rangers
North Garland High School @NGHS_Raiders
Rowlett High School @RHS_Eagles
South Garland High School @SGHS_Colonels
Sachse High School @SHS_Mustangs

Other Educational Centers

GISD Alternative Education Center @GAEC_Phoenix
Gilbreath-Reed Career and Technical Center  @GR_CTC
Memorial Pathway Academy @MPA_Jaguars

Campus Facebook accounts

PreK Schools

Elementary Schools

Back Elementary School BackElementarySchool
Caldwell Elementary School gisdcaldwellelementary
Carver Elementary School CarverTiger
Club Hill Elementary School gisdclubhillelementary
Cooper Elementary School GISDCooperElementary
Herfurth Elementary School HerfurthElementary
Hickman Elementary School gisdhickmanelementary
Hillside Academy for Excellence hillsideeagles
Kimberlin Academy for Excellence gisdkimberlinacademy
Liberty Grove Elementary School gisdlibertygrove
Lister Elementary School vernallisterelementary
Northlake Elementary School gisdnorthlakeelementary
Park Crest Elementary School parkcrestelementary
Pearson Elementary School gisdpearsonelementary
Shorehaven Elementary School ShorehavenEagles20
Shugart Elementary School gisdshugartelementary
Southgate Elementary School gisdsouthgateelementary
Spring Creek Elementary School gisdspringcreekelementary
Toler Elementary School TolerElem
Weaver Elementary School gisdweaverelementary
Williams Elementary School gisdwilliamselementary

Middle Schools

O'Banion Middle School obanionms
Webb Middle School CecilWebbMiddleSchool

High Schools

Gilbreath-Reed Career and Technical Center  grctcgisd
Lakeview Centennial High School LakeviewCentennialHighSchool

Other Educational Centers

Gilbreath-Reed Career and Technical Center  grctcgisd