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September 13, 2019 

GISD Early Dismissal - Friday, September 20

Granbury ISD schools will dismiss classes early on Friday, September 20, 2019, which is the last day of the first six weeks grading period.  Students will also have a holiday on Monday, September 23. 

The early dismissal times are: 

  • 11:30 A.M. – elementary schools
  • 12:40 P.M. – STARS Accelerated High School
  • 12:45 P.M. – middle schools
  • 1:00 P.M. – Granbury High School

Buses will transport students home early based on this schedule. 

The Extended School Day program will remain open at elementary schools until 6:00 P.M. on September 20.  For September 23, the ESD program will be open at Acton Elementary School and Brawner Intermediate School from 6:30 A.M. until 6:00 P.M. for students already enrolled in ESD as well as for GISD elementary students whose parents work for the school district.  Space is limited, and reservations must be made through ESD site leaders. 

GISD schools will dismiss early on the last day of each six weeks grading period for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. The district will also dismiss on the Friday before the Fall Mini-Break and Spring Break. Future dates are: 

  • Friday, October 11 (last day before Fall Mini-Break)
  • Friday, November 1
  • Thursday, December 19 (last day before Christmas Break)
  • Friday, February 14
  • Friday, March 6 (last day before Spring Break)
  • Friday, April 3
  • Wednesday, May 20 (last day of school)

Future student holidays are: 

  • Monday and Tuesday, October 14-15 (Mini-Fall Break – teacher workday/professional development on October 15)
  • November 25-29 (Thanksgiving Break)
  • December 20-January 6 (Christmas Break – teacher workday/professional development on January 6)
  • Monday, January 20 (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • Monday, February 17 (Presidents Day – teacher workday/professional development)
  • March 9-13 (Spring Break)
  • Friday, April 10 (Good Friday)
  • Monday, April 13 (teacher workday/professional development)

The academic year calendar is available at