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GISD Ready

College prep resources support future-ready students

Facing intense entrance exams, an ultra-competitive acceptance process and a new chapter in life, high schoolers are under a lot of stress when it comes to planning for college. Luckily, Garland ISD boasts a plethora of resources to get students ready, including free tests, personalized practice and tuition assistance.

Personal iPads prepare students for the future

The district's Strategic Plan calls for providing all secondary students a digital device, and in 2014, voters passed GISD's bond election, which included this proposal. Rolling out in 2016, Ready 1:1 equips middle and high schools students with a personal iPad.