The Gilbreath-Reed Career and Technical Center was recently named one of just 13 high school InvenTeams by the Lemelson-MIT Program to create a technological invention that solves a problem stemming from the local community.
With less than five percent of districts across the nation earning this award, it acknowledges GISD’s dedication to transformational change in the interest of equity and the well-being of all students.
Thirteen Garland ISD students are among the area’s newest authors. These budding bestsellers from Kimberlin and Austin Academies for Excellence won the 2020 I Write Short Stories by Kids for Kids contest.
Ten GISD students have earned a prestigious title shared by just 16,000 high schoolers nationwide. The academically talented seniors were named National Merit Semifinalists—a distinction less than one percent of U.S. students received this year.
Garland ISD is proud to share that newly appointed Executive Director of Communications & Public Relations, Sherese Lightfoot, will be serving a two-year term as TSPRA At-Large Vice President, Place 3.
The Newcomer Program focuses on language acquisition and academic content for newly arrived students in the United States who are non-English speakers or are at the beginning level of English language proficiency.