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GISD e-News - February 20, 2015

Granbury ISD GISD e-News | Friday, February 20, 2015


Kiersten Mathis   GEF   College Spirit Day

SCENES FROM AROUND GRANBURY ISD

GHS choir student Kiersten Mathis (left, pictured with directors Joy Hope and Greg Doss) performed with the All-State Mixed Choir at the TMEA convention last weekend; Shiner Energy president Chad Dowell (center) presented a $10,000 check in the name of to the Granbury ISD Education Foundation for the GEF Scholar Athlete program's college scholarships; it was College Spirit Day on Thursday (right, pictured is Baccus principal Leslie Tewell and students)


ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS:  The Pirates will face off against Fort Worth Arlington Heights in the bi-district basketball playoffs at 7:45pm on Tues., Feb. 24 at Saginaw Chisholm Trail High School. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students.

 

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

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS Girls Softball - Lufkin Hudson Tournament

February 19-21, 2015 - The Lady Pirates competed at the Lufkin Hudson High School tournament.Read Full Story »

 

GHS TROUPE SHINES ON STAGE AT DINNER THEATRE

February 20, 2015 - Theater arts students at Granbury High School and Crossland Ninth Grade Center performed selected scenes from notable plays during Dessert Bar Theatre on February 19, 2015, at the Lakeside Baptist Church Ministry Center. The program also included performances from the Texas Thespian Festival competition as well as a preview of the upcoming One Act Play.Read Full Story »

 

GHS STUDENTS PLACE AT FIRST TWO ACADEMIC MEETS

February 19, 2015 - Granbury High School students won big at invitational UIL academic meets at Joshua High School and Grandview High School in January and February 2015.Read Full Story »

 

GRANBURY STUDENTS SHOW COLLEGE SPIRIT

February 19, 2015 - Students in Granbury ISD are showing their college spirit throughout the school year. Each six weeks on the day that report cards are distributed, campuses are holding a College Spirit Day. Students and staff are encouraged to wear a shirt or jersey representing their favorite college or university.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS/CNGC Girls Powerlfiting - Cleburne Meet

February 19, 2015 - GHS powerlifting girls placed third at the Cleburne High School meet.Read Full Story »

 

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION AVAILABLE FOR GRADUATING SENIORS

February 18, 2015 - Granbury High school graduating seniors have an opportunity to apply for a variety of college scholarships offered by local businesses, service clubs, associations, and other organizations.Read Full Story »

 

PBL SHOWCASE AND TEEN HEALTH FAIR SET FOR MARCH 2

February 18, 2015 - Granbury ISD secondary schools and students are hosting a Project Based Learning Showcase and Teen Health Fair from 5:30-7:30 P.M. on Monday, March 2, 2015, at the Granbury Resort Conference Center.Read Full Story »

 

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS TO HOST OPEN HOUSE ON TUESDAY, MARCH 3

February 18, 2015 - Granbury elementary and intermediate schools will hold Open House from 5:30-7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, for parents and the public as part of Texas Public Schools Week.Read Full Story »

 

2015-16 GRANBURY ISD SCHOOL CALENDAR AVAILABLE

February 17, 2015 - The Granbury ISD calendar for the 2015-16 school year is now available on the school district website.Read Full Story »

 

SCIENCE AND HISTORY FAIR, SPELLING BEE WINNERS RECOGNIZED AT SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

February 17, 2015 - Granbury ISD winners of the district science and history fairs as well as the area spelling bee were recognized at the Granbury ISD school board meeting on February 16, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

CLASSIC CHEVROLET BASEBALL TOURNEY SET FOR FEBRUARY 26-28

February 17, 2015 - Granbury High School will be hosting several baseball teams at a tourney sponsored by Classic Chevrolet. The three-day tournament will be on February 26-28, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

AMS STUDENTS ADVANCING TO STATE HISTORY FAIR

February 17, 2015 - Granbury students excelled at the Fort Worth and Arlington Regional History Day on February 14, 2015, at the University of Texas at Arlington. Read Full Story »

 

GRANBURY BANDS AND CHOIRS HOLDING PRE-UIL CONCERTS

February 17, 2015 - Granbury school bands and choirs are busy preparing for UIL concert and sightreading contests scheduled for March and April 2015. Preview performances for parents and the public are set prior to the competitions.Read Full Story »

 

SCHOOL TRUSTEES HOLD MONTHLY MEETING

February 17, 2015 - The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees met for its regular monthly meeting on February 16, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GHS Girls Soccer vs. Crowley

February 17, 2015 - Lady Pirates def. Crowley 1-0 in district soccer after winning a shoot out 3-2 on Tuesday night at Pirate Stadium.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GHS Boys Soccer vs. Crowley

February 17, 2015 - Pirates fall to Crowley 1-0 in district soccer on Tuesday night at Pirate Stadium.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GHS/CNGC JV Tennis - South Hills Tournament

February 17, 2015 - GHS JV tennis players competed at the Fort Worth South Hills tournament.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP: GHS JV Boys Golf - Timberview Invitational

February 17, 2015 - JV Pirate Wade Ballinger won first place at the Timberview Invitational on Tuesday at the Mansfield National Golf Club. The team finished fourth at 371, with Ballinger in the lead at 79. Other squad members were: Hayden Moore (89), Drew Phillips (94), Tim Johnson (109), and Kaman Wilkinson (113).Read Full Story »

 

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

February 17, 2015 - Pirates fall to Crowley 73-40 in district basketball road game to wrap up the regular season Tuesday night. JV won 46-41.Read Full Story »

 

ANDREWS NAMED FINALIST FOR BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

February 16, 2015 - Leta Andrews, retired coach of the Lady Pirate basketball team at Granbury High School, was named a finalist for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The announcement was made during the NBA All-Star Weekend on February 14, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

JROTC RIFLE TEAM QUALIFIES FOR CMP REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

February 16, 2015 - Members of the Granbury Marine Corps JROTC recently qualified for the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Regional Championship.Read Full Story »

 

MATHIS PERFORMS WITH ALL-STATE CHOIR

February 16, 2015 - Granbury High School student Kiersten Mathis performed with All-State Mixed Choir to close the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) state conference at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio on February 14, 2015.Read Full Story »

 

SHINER ENERGY DONATES BRIGGS BERRY SCHOLARSHIP TO GEF

February 16, 2015 - Shiner Energy & Consulting Corp. donated $10,000 to the Granbury ISD Education Foundation for a scholarship in the name of Briggs Berry to be awarded this spring to a Granbury High School student athlete. The presentation was made on February 13, 2015, during the basketball game halftime.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GHS/CNGC JV Girls Soccer vs. Fort Worth Benbrook

February 14, 2015 - JV Gold girls soccer def. Benbrook 2-1 after a shoot out in a Saturday morning road game.Read Full Story »

 

BOND PROVIDING MAJOR INVESTMENTS IN TECHNOLOGY

February 13, 2015 - The 2013 bond program is providing major investments for classroom technology in Granbury ISD.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GHS Boys Soccer vs. Aledo

February 13, 2015 - Pirates def. Aledo 3-0 in district soccer in Friday night road game.Read Full Story »

 

GISD SPORTS ROUNDUP:   GHS Girls Soccer vs. Aledo

February 13, 2015 - Lady Pirates fall to Aledo 2-0 in district soccer in Friday night road game.Read Full Story »

 

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

February 13, 2015 - Pirates fall to Aledo 43-39 in district basketball on Friday night at the James Wann Sports Center. JV won 62-44, and 9th won 78-45.Read Full Story »

 

BRAWNER ADVANCING TO STATE SWIM MEET AGAIN

February 9, 2015 - Kaylee Brawner, a sophomore at Granbury High School, is advancing to state for the second year in a row after winning gold at the Region II-5A Swimming & Diving Championship held February 6-7, 2015, at the Mansfield ISD Natatorium.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 »

 

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 »

 

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 »

 


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