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GISD e-News - January 30, 2015

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District Swim Meet   College Fair   GMS Basketball   Dr Seuss Night

SCENES FROM AROUND GRANBURY ISD

GHS swimmers (left) won the district championship for the second year in a row; GISD technology coordinators Menielle Donahoo and Jodie McClintock (center left) represented their alma mater at the GHS College Fair; middle school teams (center right) wrapped up basketball season; Emma Roberson students (right) enjoyed a number of hands-on math and science activities during Dr. Seuss Night.

 


ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

UPCOMING PARENT MEETINGS: Schools will host important parent meetings for 2015-16 scheduling over the next several weeks:  6th and 7th grade parent meetings - Tuesday, February 17 at 6:00 P.M. at AMS and GMS; 8th grade parent meeting - Monday, February 2 at 6:00 P.M. at Crossland; 9th grade parent meeting - Thursday, February 5 at 6:00 P.M. at Crossland.

 

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

 

GHS SWIMMERS REPEAT AS DISTRICT CHAMPS

January 30, 2015 - The Granbury Pirate swimmers repeated as district champions on January 29, 2015, at Fort Worth ISD’s Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center. Nineteen students from Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center are advancing to the regional contest.Read Full Story »

 

COLLEGE FAIR OPENS DOORS FOR GRANBURY STUDENTS

January 30, 2015 - Hundreds of Granbury students and parents had an opportunity to visit with university recruiters at the Granbury High School college and career fair on January 29, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

HISTORY COMES ALIVE AT DISTRICT FAIR

January 30, 2015 - Winners in the Granbury ISD District History Fair were honored at an awards ceremony on January 29, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

GMS, CROSSLAND STUDENTS ENJOY TRIP TO BOOK FESTIVAL

January 29, 2015 - Several students from Granbury Middle School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center enjoyed learning about reading and writing during a trip to the Young Adult Keller Book Festival held January 24, 2015, at Keller Central High School.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  GHS/CNGC Swimming - District 7-4A Meet

January 29, 2015 - GHS boys and girls both repeat as district swim champs during District 7-5A meet on Thursday at Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center in Fort Worth. Nineteen swimmers are advancing to regionals next month.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GMS Girls Basketball vs. Brewer

January 29, 2015 - GMS girls basketball vs. Brewer: 8th Purple won 41-13, 8th Gold fell 27-20, 8th White fell 35-18, 7th Purple fell 36-6, 7th Gold fell 26-7, 7th White fell 28-8.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GMS Boys Basketball vs. Brewer

Janaury 29, 2015 - GMS boys basketball vs. Brewer: 8th Purple fell 53-15, 8th Gold fell 30-8, 8th White fell 44-7, 7th Purple fell 27-25, 7th Gold fell 23-17, 7th White fell 28-8.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  AMS Girls Basketball vs. Joshua

January 29, 2015 - AMS girls basketball vs. Joshua: 8th Purple fell 58-15, 8th Gold fell 49-5, 8th White fell 40-15, 7th Purple fell 25-12, 7th Gold won 33-7, 7th White won 31-3.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   AMS Boys Basketball vs. Joshua

January 29, 2015 - AMS boys basketball vs. Joshua: 8th Purple fell 39-33, 8th Gold won 36-17, 8th White won 21-17, 7th Purple won 25-15, 7th Gold fell 25-22, 7th White won 31-14.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS/CNGC JV Boys Soccer vs. Keene Smith

January 29, 2015 - JV Gold boys soccer def. Keene Smith 4-2 in Thursday night non-district action at Pirate Stadium.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  GHS/CNGC Boys Soccer vs. Burleson

January 27, 2015 - Pirates def. Burleson 4-0 in district soccer opener on Tuesday night. JV Purple won 3-0.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS/CNGC Girls Soccer vs. Burleson

January 27, 2015 - Lady Pirates fall to Burleson 1-0 in district soccer opener on Tuesday night at Pirate Stadium. JV Purple won 4-0.Read Full Story »

 

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

January 27, 2015 - Pirates def. Burleson 76-66 in basketball double overtime thriller on Tuesday night at the James Wann Sports Center. JV fell 45-44.Read Full Story »

 

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

January 27, 2015 - Lady Pirates fall to Burleson 1-0 in district soccer opener on Tuesday night at Pirate Stadium. JV Purple won 4-0. Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS/CNGC JV Boys Soccer vs. Venus

January 27, 2015 - The Pirate JV Gold soccer team fell to Venus 5-2 in a non-district game on Tuesday at Pirate Stadium.Read Full Story »

 

DRIVER’S EDUCATION CLASS TO BEGIN FEBRUARY 2

January 27, 2015 - The Granbury ISD Community Education Office will be offering a driver’s education class beginning on Monday, February 2, 2015. Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:  GHS/CNGC JV Girls Soccer vs. Euless

January 26, 2015 - JV Gold girls soccer falls 3-1 to Euless in Monday night non-district action.Read Full Story »

 

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

January 23, 2015 - Pirates def. Crowley 55-48 in double overtime thriller on Friday night at the James Wann Sports Center. JV fell 47-44, and 9th won 47-38.Read Full Story »

 

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

January 23, 2015 - Lady Pirates fall to Crowley 57-47 in district basketball on Friday night at the James Wann Sports Center. JV won 39-16, and 9th won 44-17.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS/CNGC JV Tennis - Granbury Tournament

January 23, 2015 - JV Purple and JV Gold tennis team members competed in the Granbury tournament.Read Full Story »

 

GHS SCHEDULES CHEERLEADER TRYOUTS

January 23, 2015 - Granbury High School has scheduled cheerleader tryouts for the 2015-16 school year.Read Full Story »

 

STOWAWAYS HOLDING TRYOUTS ON MARCH 20

January 23, 2015 - The Stowaways dance and drill at Granbury High School will be holding tryouts for the 2015-16 school year on Friday, March 20, 2015, at Crossland Ninth Grade Center.Read Full Story »

 

SCHOOL TRUSTEES APPROVE INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT TO HELP WITH YMCA CONSTRUCTION

January 20, 2015 - The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees met for its regular monthly meeting on January 19, 2015, and approved an interlocal agreement with the City of Granbury that will help with the construction of the forthcoming county facility for the Hood County YMCA.Read Full Story »

 

DAR HONORS GRANBURY STUDENTS

January 19, 2015 - A Granbury High School senior and an Acton Middle School eighth grader were among area students recognized by the Elizabeth Crockett chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution during an awards presentation on January 19, 2015, at the First Presbyterian Church fellowship hall.Read Full Story »

 

CHOIR SWEETHEART BANQUETS SET FOR FEBRUARY 9-10

January 14, 2015 - Choir students from Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center will hold Sweetheart Banquets during two performances on February 9-10, 2015, in the Crossland cafeteria.Read Full Story »

 

RIBBON CUTTING HELD FOR COMPLETION OF CONTROLLED ENTRIES

January 14, 2015 - Granbury ISD held a ribbon cutting for the completion of a major portion of the 2013 bond initiative during a ceremony hosted by the Granbury Chamber of Commerce on January 14, 2015, at Oak Woods School.Read Full Story »

 

SIXTH AND SEVENTH GRADE PARENT MEETINGS AT MIDDLE SCHOOLS ON FEBRUARY 17

January 13, 2015 - Acton Middle School and Granbury Middle School will host meetings for parents of Granbury sixth and seventh graders on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. The students will be in seventh and eighth grade at the middle schools during the 2015-16 school year. Read Full Story »

 

CROSSLAND TO HOST EIGHTH GRADE PARENT AND STUDENT MEETING ON FEBRUARY 2

January 13, 2015 - Parents of eighth graders currently attending Acton Middle School and Granbury Middle School are invited to attend a meeting with their students at Crossland Ninth Grade Center on Monday, February 2, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

PARENTS OF GRANBURY NINTH GRADERS INVITED TO INFORMATIONAL MEETING AT CROSSLAND

January 13, 2015 - Granbury High School counselors will be hosting an informational meeting on the evening of Thursday, February 5, 2015, for parents of freshmen who are currently attending Crossland Ninth Grade Center and who will be sophomores next school year.Read Full Story »

 

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 »

 

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 » 

 


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