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GISD e-News - January 9, 2015

Granbury ISD GISD e-News | Friday, January 9, 2015


Student Activity Buses Stock Show Art Show School Board Recognition Month  

SCENES FROM AROUND GRANBURY ISD

 

Students will be showing Pirate Pirate when traveling out of town on new activity buses (left); GHS art students (center) shined at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo Art Show; GISD school trustees (right) were honored for School Board Recognition Month at the Granbury city council meeting on Tuesday night.

 


ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

BOND CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS: Follow GISD bond projects at www.granburyisd.org/bond for news, important documents (timeline and financial recap), and other information related to these projects which include transforming GHS, enhancing career and technical education and fine arts programs, building a robust technology infrastructure for model classrooms, improving campus safety and security, and many other improvements.

 

Check out the GISD website for the current athletic (www.granburyisd.org/athletics) and fine arts (www.granburyisd.org/finearts) events. All athletic results are posted at www.granburyisd.org/sportsroundup.

 


NEWS ARTICLES

 

STUDENT ACTIVITY BUSES TO SHOW OFF PIRATE PRIDE

January 9, 2015 - Granbury ISD teams and other student groups will be showing a lot of Pirate Pride when traveling out of town. Read Full Story »

 

GHS STUDENTS RECEIVE TOP HONORS AT STOCK SHOW ART SHOW

January 9, 2015 - Granbury High School art students recently won top honors at the 2015 Star-Telegram Stock Show Art Show.Read Full Story »

 

NEW HEAD COACH TO LEAD GHS BOYS TRACK TEAM

January 8, 2015 - Kevin Wilson has joined the Granbury High School staff to lead the boys track program. His appointment was approved by the Granbury ISD school board in December 2014.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  AMS Girls Basketball vs. Burleson Hughes

January 8, 2015 - AMS girls basketball vs. Burleson Hughes: 8th Purple won 27-25; 8th Gold fell 25-8; 8th White fell 24-12; 7th Purple won 25-23; 7th Gold won 11-5; 7th White won 24-10.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: AMS Boys Basketball vs. Burleson Hughes

January 8, 2015 - AMS boys basketball vs. Burleson Hughes: 8th Purple fell 44-8; 8th Gold fell 27-16; 8th White fell 28-10; 7th Purple won 37-25; 7th Gold fell 36-19; 7th White won 26-25.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  GMS Girls Basketball vs. Weatherford Hall

January 8, 2015 - GMS girls basketball vs. Weatherford Hall: 8th Purple won 31-22; 8th Gold fell 29-12; 8th White fell 38-29; 7th Purple won 37-22; 7th Gold fell 37-17; 7th White won 21-17.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GMS Boys Basketball vs. Weatherford Hall

January 8, 2015 - GMS boys basketball vs. Weatherford Hall: 8th Purple fell 33-13: 8th Gold fell 24-19; 8th White fell 28-12; 7th Purple fell 38-27; 7th Gold fell 21-15; 7th White fell 32-8. Read Full Story »

 

JUNIOR LEADERS LEARN ABOUT HOOD COUNTY JUSTICE

January 6, 2015 - Junior Leadership Granbury continued its monthly meetings on January 5, 2015, learning about the Hood County judicial system.Read Full Story »

 

BEASLEY, EZELL NAMED ALL-STATE BY TEXAS SPORTS WRITERS

January 6, 2015 - Granbury Lady Pirates Karis Beasley and Aubrey Ezell were among Texas volleyball players honored on the 2014 Class 5A all-state high school football team as voted on by the Texas Sports Writers Association.Read Full Story »

 

EZELL MAKES STAR-TELEGRAM SUPER TEAM

January 6, 2015 - Aubrey Ezell, a member of the Granbury Lady Pirate volleyball team, was recently named to the Star-Telegram Super Team.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  GHS/CNGC Boys Basketball vs. Everman

January 6, 2015 - Pirates fall to Everman 48-38 in district basketball on Tuesday night at the James Wann Sports Center. JV fell 87-63, while 9th Purple won 68-48.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS/CNGC Girls Basketball vs. Everman

January 6, 2015 - Lady Pirates def. Everman 59-32 on Tuesday night at James Wann Sports Center. JV won 39-19, while 9th fell 34-24.Read Full Story »

 

COLLEGE AND CAREER FAIR SET FOR JANUARY 29 AT GHS

January 5, 2015 - Granbury High School will host a College and Career Fair on the evening of Thursday, January 29, 2015. The fair will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. in the high school cafeteria.Read Full Story »

 

GISD HISTORY FAIR SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 29

January 5, 2015 - Granbury ISD will be hosting a District History Fair to showcase student projects on Thursday, January 29, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

GRANBURY ISD DISTRICT SCIENCE FAIRS SCHEDULED

January 5, 2015 - Granbury ISD will be hosting District Science Fairs to showcase student science projects in January and February 2015.Read Full Story »

 

JANUARY DESIGNATED SCHOOL BOARD RECOGNITION MONTH

January 5, 2015 - With January 2015 designated as School Board Recognition Month, Granbury ISD is joining with school districts from around the state to recognize the efforts of school board members on behalf of Texas schoolchildren.Read Full Story » 

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS Girls Basketball - Aggieland Tournament

December 29-31, 2014 - The Lady Pirates competed in the Aggieland tournament in Bryan-College Station.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS Boys Basketball vs. Fort Worth Southwest

December 30, 2014 - Pirates def. Fort Worth Southwest 51-44 in non-district basketball on Tuesday afternoon at the James Wann Sports Center.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS Boys Basketball vs. Gainesville

December 29, 2014 - Pirates def. Gainesville 77-38 in holiday non-district basketball on Monday at the James Wann Sports Center.Read Full Story »

 

AMS SHOWCASES PROJECT BASED LEARNING

December 19, 2014 - Acton Middle School students demonstrated their progress with project based learning during the school’s second annual showcase on December 19, 2014.Read Full Story »

 

JROTC CYBERPATRIOT TEAM ADVANCES TO REGIONAL CONTEST

December 19, 2014 - A Granbury Marine Corps JROTC team recently concluded an exceptional round of competition in the seventh season of CyberPatriot – the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.Read Full Story »

 

GMS BUSINESS PROJECT RAISES MONEY FOR BEN

December 18, 2014 - A business project at Granbury Middle School recently helped raise money for “Ben” the drug dog.Read Full Story »

 

JROTC RIFLE TEAM SELECTED FOR REGIONAL CONTEST AGAIN

December 18, 2014 - Rifle teams from the Granbury Marine Corps JROTC are headed back to a regional competition. The Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center cadets will make their second straight appearance at the JROTC Regional Service Championships on February 19-21, 2015, in Anniston, Alabama.Read Full Story »

 

VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR BACCUS READING PROGRAM

December 18, 2014 - Nettie Baccus Elementary School is seeking volunteers for the Baccus Elementary Academic Mentors (BEAM) program.Read Full Story »

 

GEF PRIZE PARTY AWARDS SCHOOL GRANTS

December 17, 2014 - The GEF Party Bus traveled all over the community on December 17, 2014, as the Granbury ISD Education Foundation announced the winners of grants and a special award totaling over $50,000.Read Full Story »

 

SCHOOL BOARD BEGINS EMPLOYEE PAY SYSTEM REVIEW

December 16, 2014 - The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees met for its regular monthly meeting on December 15, 2014, and began a review of employee pay systems.Read Full Story »

 

GEF SCHOLAR ATHLETES ELIGIBLE FOR BIG SCOLARSHIPS

December 1, 2014 - Twenty-four Granbury High School seniors have been named GEF Scholar Athletes by the Granbury ISD Education Foundation and are now eligible to apply for big scholarships sponsored by Shiner Energy & Consulting Co. and Tom and Susan Durant.Read Full Story »

 

GISD ANNOUNCES BAD WEATHER NOTIFICATION PROCEDURES

December 1, 2014 - As winter weather becomes more and more of a possibility, Granbury ISD is reminding parents of notification procedures should it become necessary to delay the opening of school or to close schools due to inclement weather.Read Full Story »

 

GROUNDBREAKING BEGINS GHS TRANSFORMATION PROJECT

November 19, 2014 - Granbury ISD school board trustees and administrators along with bond steering committee members, architects, construction contractors, education foundation officers, school administrators, and students joined together for an informal groundbreaking at Granbury High School on November 19, 2014. Read Full Story »

 


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