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Carver staff named Educators of the Year

Wendy Williams and Melody McAllister were both named 2017 Educators of the Year by the NAACP Garland Unit. Williams serves as the principal at Carver, while McAllister teaches fifth grade.

New GRCTC earns first-ever recognition

Several classes collaborated to win Best Use of Space at Park(ing) Day Dallas 2017, an eco-friendly event that challenges participants to temporarily turn parking spaces into parks.

GISD students earn more than $100,000 for good grades

In Garland ISD, it pays to get good grades. Hundreds of district students are receiving thousands of dollars for the third-consecutive year as part of the National Math & Science Initiative (NMSI) College Readiness Program. Awarding students $100 per passing AP score, more than 900 students across GISD's seven high schools will receive $140,700 collectively this year. Campuses are celebrating honorees with pep rallies in October and November, complete with giant checks, special cheers and school spirit.