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.
Mar 30, 2017 | by Tiffany Veno
The 2017-18 school year will bring with it new school hours for Garland ISD and additional staff development days for teachers to plan, train, review data and collaborate.
Mar 27, 2017 | by Tiffany Veno
Dec 29, 2016 | by Caren Rodriguez
The Garland ISD Education Foundation (GEF) started the giving season early, surprising dozens of staff members with grants and scholarships in November. The GEF Prize Posse delivered $35,000 in grants and $12,000 in scholarships to teachers and paraprofessionals during its fall blitz.
Dec 20, 2016 | by Tiffany Veno
Bob Morrison has announced his retirement and resignation as Superintendent of Schools for the Garland Independent School District. The board extends its best wishes to Dr. Morrison in his future endeavors.
Dec 15, 2016 | by Tiffany Veno
Four times a year, Garland ISD publishes its ConnectEd newsletter, which chronicles the accomplishments of students and staff. The December edition will pilot a new distribution method.
Nov 30, 2016 | by Caren Rodriguez
The lively celebration featured memorabilia, selfie and polaroid stations, life-size cutouts of Johnson, and a themed food bar—complete with a cake replica of HBJ’s namesake.
Nov 15, 2016 | by Tiffany Veno
Recent news coverage about the election has raised concerns about student emotions at school. Garland ISD is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of every student, every day.
Sep 30, 2016 | by Dr. Mida Milligan
Garland ISD Superintendent Bob Morrison is on the road in the tri-cities, delivering the State of the District address to staff and community using an interactive Milestone Roadmap that details many of the district’s accomplishments over the past three years.
Sep 23, 2016 | by Tiffany Veno
Garland Police are looking for suspects believed to have stolen cell phones from teenagers waiting for school buses or walking to school. The incidents occurred in the 1600 block of North Glenbrook Drive, 3400 block of Galaxie Road and 4800 block of Sprucewood Lane.
Aug 9, 2016 | by Tiffany Veno
Leaving a lasting mark, Homer Johnson has announced his retirement from Garland ISD. The legendary Executive Director of Athletics will end a 68-year career with the district Aug. 31.