District News




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4/16/14 > Board of Trustees Regular Meeting Agenda 4/16
4/15/14 > Island schools earn national music honor
4/15/14 > GISD to host tours of schools Wednesday
4/15/14 > Board Finance Meeting Agenda 4/15
4/03/14 > Central Dancing Dolls win several awards at competition
3/31/14 > Focus on academic teams at Ball High
3/31/14 > Galveston Symphony announces art competition winners
3/25/14 > Board of Trustees Regular Meeting Agenda 3/26
3/24/14 > Board Finance Meeting Agenda 3/25
3/23/14 > GUEST COLUMN: Close-knit soccer 'daughters’ have stayed together
3/21/14 > Curtains rise on Of Mice and Men at Ball High this Sunday
3/17/14 > Ball High to host Daily News mayoral and council forums
3/17/14 > GISD Comm Dept, GEF win PR awards
2/27/14 > GISD Curriculum Meeting Agenda, March 5
2/27/14 > Education is key topic during local, state elections
2/27/14 > 2014 GISD Drama Fest results
2/27/14 > Catch the Ball High Marching Band at Mardi Gras
2/25/14 > GISD VEX Robotics teams onto Worlds with wins
2/25/14 > Three AMS students place at Galveston County Science Fair
2/21/14 > GEF: Friends of the Foundation Day starts
2/21/14 > GEF: Support a strong education through GISD foundation
2/11/14 > GISD to host school fair at KIPP Primary, Thursday
1/17/14 > Guest column: Ball High School, now and forever
1/17/14 > Lady Tors on a roll after 0-2 start in district
1/06/14 > GISD hosts schools of choice public meetings this month
12/26/13 > Ball High School to get new gym floor
12/18/13 > The District Datebook: Dec. 16-Jan. 5
12/18/13 > Former Tor named AP All-American wide-receiver
12/16/13 > Educating students about the dangers of social media
12/09/13 > Tickets now available for All-District Musical
12/04/13 > GISD-Channel 13 Food Drive this Friday
12/04/13 > Creative teacher ideas win grants from GEF
11/18/13 > World-class harpist, student to perform at Crenshaw Friday
11/18/13 > Parker stacks it up in attempt to break world record
11/18/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda, Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m.
11/18/13 > Board Finance Agenda for 11/18
11/11/13 > District Curriculum Meeting Agenda, 11/13 at 6:30 p.m.
11/11/13 > A Bag’s Life competition kicks off at GISD
11/07/13 > Ball High Speech and Debate place at Clear Lake Tourney
11/05/13 > Student overcomes disability, named queen
11/05/13 > Galveston sister city to present culture at Festival of Lights
10/28/13 > GISD schools to gain from My Galveston campaign
10/28/13 > Ball graduate studies with honor
10/25/13 > Fall fests and spooky events at GISD...
10/23/13 > Ball High debate team places at recent tourney
10/23/13 > Ball High’s Walker at home in the secondary or on the course
10/23/13 > GISD balances high-tech, hands-on at Growing Place
10/22/13 > KIPP receives donation from Gulf Coast Renewable Resources
10/17/13 > Clash of the Cans - Canned food due at BHS, 10/18
10/15/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda, 6:30 p.m.
10/11/13 > Board Finance Agenda for 10/15
10/10/13 > Ball High celebrates Homecoming Parade
10/03/13 > Teen Health Clinic Available at GISD
10/03/13 > TAMUG and GISD alliance stronger than ever
10/03/13 > Acclaimed Ball High debate team is back for more victories
10/03/13 > Ball High Homecoming event schedule released
10/03/13 > GEF Fundraiser set for Oct. 10 - RSVP Today!
9/27/13 > GISD awarded $4 million magnet grant by U.S.D.O.E.
9/24/13 > Kemp's Ridley named in honor of Green Team students
9/24/13 > GEF recipient of $5,000 Texas Gas/ONEOK donation
9/18/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda, Sept. 18 at 6:30 p.m.
9/17/13 > The District Datebook: Sept. 16-22
9/13/13 > GISD school serves as reminder of the destruction caused by Hurricane Ike
9/13/13 > Finance Committee Agenda, Sept. 17, 5:45 p.m.
9/09/13 > The District Datebook: Sept. 9-15
9/09/13 > Summer break provides opportunities for learning
9/04/13 > District Curriculum Meeting, 9/4 at 5:45 p.m.
9/03/13 > The Wave, Aug. 30 Edition
9/03/13 > KIPP Weekly Whisper for Sept. 3
9/03/13 > Ball coach Kimble Anders interviewed on ABC Channel 13
9/03/13 > Ball High looking for menTORS
8/30/13 > GISD staff gets three percent raise
8/30/13 > GCDN: Ball High vs. La Marque Preview
8/28/13 > Galveston ISD passes special election proposition
8/27/13 > Vote for Ball High vs. La Marque to be shown on TV
8/27/13 > Tickets now available for Ball/La Marque game Friday
8/27/13 > Board Finance Agenda for 8/27 at 5:45 p.m.
8/27/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda, Aug. 28 at 6:30 p.m.
8/25/13 > Please vote in the GISD Special Election this Tuesday
8/25/13 > Board President: Your vote will have an impact on GISD
8/21/13 > GISD Special Meeting, Tonight at 6 p.m.
8/14/13 > Football season tickets now available
8/13/13 > GISD Police host training for police departments
8/06/13 > UTMB collecting school supplies for disadvantaged students
8/06/13 > Districts plan school supply drives
8/06/13 > Ball High PTORS launches massive fundraiser for Courville
8/06/13 > Galveston College offers dual credit with an advantage
8/06/13 > New look Tors return to the playing field
8/05/13 > Public election talks set for Wednesday and Thursday
8/01/13 > Football Practice Schedule Announced
7/30/13 > GISD Special Election Breakdown
7/24/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda, 6:30 p.m. Tonight
7/22/13 > Burnet Elementary could re-open in 2014
7/19/13 > Ball High summer school grads visit Pleasure Pier
7/18/13 > Board Finance Meeting, Tuesday 7/23 at 5:30 p.m.
7/15/13 > Getting the skinny on the special election
7/11/13 > Ball High Volleyball tryout and summer info
7/08/13 > Back to School Fair set for August 16, 9 a-4p
7/03/13 > GISD Foundation shines at Grotto event
6/27/13 > The Niigata Project: Enjoying culture of a sister city
6/24/13 > Isle school district police train for safety
6/24/13 > Tors relive their old track days
6/24/13 > City partners with Ball, Galveston Bay Foundation
6/24/13 > Renowned scientist recalls Ball High experience
6/23/13 > Coach Hecker named All-County baseball Coach of the Year
6/23/13 > Tors make All-County, All-District baseball, softball teams
6/20/13 > Pay Austin or pay higher taxes: Trustees vote to call special election
6/19/13 > BHS grad named UIL Outstanding Soloist
6/18/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda, June 19 at 6:30 p.m.
6/17/13 > Grads express positive direction of GISD education
6/17/13 > Oppe wins second place Gulf Guardian Award
6/13/13 > Phones, Internet down across GISD starting Thursday night
6/11/13 > 2013 GISD Summer Sports Programs
6/10/13 > Anders makes high profile additions to coaching staff
6/07/13 > Student graduates with zero absences in 13 years
6/04/13 > District Datebook: June 3-June 8
6/02/13 > Tors make All-County/All-District team
5/31/13 > Oppe Green Team celebrates bill passage at Moody Gardens
5/31/13 > Teachers, Employees of the Year winners announced
5/30/13 > District Datebook: May 29-June 3
5/14/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda 5/15 6:30 p.m.
5/14/13 > Teachers, employees of the year named for 2013
5/13/13 > Board Finance Meeting, May 13 at 5:30 p.m.
5/06/13 > KIPP to give donation to dog park this Friday
5/06/13 > Senate OKs turtle bill started by isle students
4/25/13 > B-Prep and Ball High attend round table at UTMB
4/25/13 > Central hosts Crime Awareness Fun Walk, Friday
4/24/13 > Ball Prep students excel at science fairs
4/22/13 > Civic duty starts with high school elections
4/22/13 > District Datebook: April 21-28
4/19/13 > The Wave: The latest district news, April 19
4/19/13 > Ball High Tornettes Spring Show tonight and Saturday
4/19/13 > GISD cafeterias win Gold Ribbon awards
4/17/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda 4/15 6:30 p.m.
4/17/13 > Anders devotes time to Tors from Missouri
4/16/13 > Board Finance Meeting, April 16 at 5:30 p.m.
4/16/13 > District Datebook: April 15-21
4/15/13 > Oppe turtle bill passes House, goes to Senate
4/15/13 > Isle Rotary donates $6K in student supplies
4/05/13 > Daily News lauds Education Foundation
4/02/13 > District Datebook: April 1-7
3/28/13 > Former Ball High star named new AD/Head Coach
3/25/13 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda 3/27
3/25/13 > Support Galveston ISD Ed. Foundation at April event
3/22/13 > GISD named a Best Community for Music Education
3/22/13 > Ball High Project Grad needs community help
3/22/13 > The Wave: The latest District news
3/19/13 > Policy Committee Meeting 3/20
3/19/13 > New principals get acquainted to new digs
3/19/13 > School gardens teach many valuable lessons
3/19/13 > GISD dance teams come up big at competition
3/13/13 > Community partnerships shine at GISD luncheon
3/11/13 > GEF awards money for AP testing
3/11/13 > Ball High baseball game changes
3/09/13 > Ball High Theatre performs Biloxi Blues at Grand
3/04/13 > GISD schools celebrate Texas Public Schools Week
3/04/13 > Teen Health Center offers medical, mental care
3/01/13 > Oppe Green Team to collect petition signatures at Houston Zoo
2/28/13 > Central Kickstart Karate takes home 22 medals at tourney
2/27/13 > District News: The Wave newsletter, February 26
2/27/13 > GISD announces shifts in campus leadership positions
2/26/13 > GISD Column: Public schools win big victories
2/25/13 > GISD Curriculum Meeting Agenda 2/25
2/25/13 > GISD Special Meeting Agenda 2/27 6 p.m.
2/23/13 > Oppe student appears on national fishing show
2/23/13 > Advanced Placement Test Registration at BHS, Feb. 25-26
2/07/13 > BHS senior Holmen signs with A&M Kingsville
2/07/13 > BHS girls b-ball third-place game Friday night
2/04/13 > Coach Temple takes over as interim AD
1/31/13 > Benefield has BHS girls back in playoffs
1/28/13 > Tors baseball No. 8 in preseason poll
1/24/13 > The Wave for January 23 - District News
1/24/13 > Ken Jencks named to 7G seat by Board of Trustees
1/23/13 > GISD Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda, 6:30 p.m.
1/22/13 > Galveston College offers COMPASS test this week at Ball
1/22/13 > ECU collects toys, PJs for two charities
1/22/13 > Ball High Senior makes Texas All-State Women's Choir
1/22/13 > GISD Finance Committee Agenda for 1/22
1/15/13 > GISD Board of Trustees Workshop Agenda, 1/16/13
1/14/13 > Former Ball High Tor, Aggies star returns home
1/11/13 > Valastro steps down as AD/Ball football coach
1/07/13 > Applicants for vacant 7G seat now being accepted
1/07/13 > Companies: Think of volunteering at schools
1/05/13 > Several Tors named to All-District team
1/04/13 > Austin VEX Robotics compete this Friday
12/19/12 > GISD Educational Foundation featured in The Daily News
12/19/12 > GISD Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda, 6:30 p.m.
12/18/12 > GISD reviews secuity measures in wake of Conn. tragedy
12/17/12 > GISD Finance Committee Agenda for 12/18
12/13/12 > BHS Debate wins several awards at tourney
12/11/12 > SAT training course offered in February
12/10/12 > All-District Musical, The Wedding Singer starts 12/13
12/10/12 > Ball High ceramics studio featured in Daily News
12/04/12 > Choir students appear at Daily News Tree Lighting
12/04/12 > Ball High Food Drive on now, deadline Dec. 7
12/03/12 > GISD Ed Foundation awards over $26K in grants
12/03/12 > GISD Curriculum Meeting Agenda 12/4
11/29/12 > GISD one of 61 finalists for national grant
11/28/12 > Free middle school family fun festival this Saturday
11/26/12 > College Night at Ball High tonight, 5-7 p.m.
11/26/12 > GISD police officer awarded for saving life of BHS student
11/19/12 > Astronaut visits Morgan Science Awards Night tonight
11/19/12 > BHS recycling program in full swing
11/15/12 > Three Tor baseball players sign letters of intent
11/10/12 > GISD Regular Board Meeting Agenda 11/14 6:30 pm
11/06/12 > BHS Lady Tors golf team wins again
11/06/12 > Ball PTORS meets Thursday, Nov. 8
11/06/12 > Galveston Restaurant Group donates to art class
11/06/12 > Ball basketball tips-off Nov. 16
11/05/12 > BHS Tors Baseball Team Fundraiser 11/12
10/31/12 > Spooky events from around the district
10/31/12 > GISD hosts successful schools tour
10/31/12 > Help GISD fire victims that lost everything
10/31/12 > BHS girls cross country onto regionals
10/31/12 > Ball High student sings way to success
10/26/12 > Ball High Power Puff Game 10/30 6 p.m.
10/22/12 > Trustee donates Matisse art to GISD
10/21/12 > Rita's hosts fundraiser for BHS Cheer 10/24
10/21/12 > Ball High wins Clash of the Cans
10/21/12 > GISD celebrates National Principals Month
10/19/12 > Tors vs. Stings tonight at Courville 7 p.m.
10/10/12 > NJHS Car Wash & Blood Drive Saturday
10/08/12 > Ball High alumni needed for new program
10/03/12 > BHS Homecoming game Friday night, 7 p.m.
10/01/12 > BHS defeated by Baytown Lee
9/21/12 > Oppe wins national Green Ribbon Award
9/20/12 > Trustees approve Employee Incentive Plan
9/16/12 > Oppe Adopt-A-Beach event 9/29 9-11 a.m.
9/15/12 > Tors win, break streak against KIPP
9/10/12 > BHS to start PTA on Sept. 20, 6 p.m.
9/10/12 > GISD Curriculum Meeting Agenda 9/11
9/04/12 > GISD Special Board Meeting Agenda 9/6
8/31/12 > Coogs get the best of Tors on Thursday night
8/30/12 > Ball High vs. La Marque: New Kickoff time changed to 7pm
8/27/12 > Ball High vs. La Marque football, Thursday night
8/21/12 > Changes for new school year at GISD
8/14/12 > Back to School Information 2012-2013
8/14/12 > Tor football team takes to the field
8/14/12 > GISD Finance Meeting Tonight 5:30 p.m.
8/13/12 > BHS debate stacked for new year
8/09/12 > School and registration information
8/06/12 > Ball High grad helps teachers
8/02/12 > Sign up for the Back to School Fair by 8/10
7/31/12 > Board now accepting election applications
7/23/12 > Vocations = CTE at Ball High
7/19/12 > Sign up for 2012 Football Camp Gr. 3-9
7/17/12 > Ball High Football schedule set
7/16/12 > Artist Boat shares nature with GISD students
7/12/12 > Board of Trustees appoint Cazares
7/10/12 > Dancing Doll Car Wash moved to 8/4
7/09/12 > GISD Back to School Fair set on 8/17 9 a.m.
7/03/12 > GISD sports summer camps set for July
7/02/12 > Accepting applications for District 3-C seat
6/28/12 > Rawlins sworn-in as Board President
6/27/12 > Trustees swear-in new member
6/26/12 > Ball grad returns from Yale for summer
6/20/12 > The Wave - Grants, Media camp, baseball
6/20/12 > TRiO-Upward Bound grads go to college
6/18/12 > GEF awards grants to nine GISD teachers
6/14/12 > GISD releases STAAR results
6/13/12 > Tor star signs pro contract with Texas
6/06/12 > Tors star Williams drafted by Rangers
6/04/12 > Summer events and learning camps
6/04/12 > Crenshaw school earns national recognition
6/04/12 > BHS students offered free dual credit classes
6/04/12 > BHS Class of 2012 scholarship winners
6/04/12 > Policy Committee Meeting Agenda 6/5 5 pm
5/30/12 > Order your Graduation videos and photos
5/21/12 > Summer School Schedule and Registration
5/21/12 > Tors playoff run ends in 10th inning
5/13/12 > Ball High Tors baseball into third round
5/11/12 > Chuck Norris honors Central's Kickstart karate
5/07/12 > Read and Seed Day at Oppe, 5/12
4/30/12 > GISD schools start enrolling for '12-'13
4/26/12 > Ball Athletic Banquet set for May 7
4/19/12 > GISD Educational Foundation Spring Extravaganza
4/12/12 > The Release of the 2012-2013 School Calendar
4/12/12 > National Honor Society inducts 65 Ball High students
4/12/12 > Job Fair was a Huge Success
4/12/12 > UTMB offers great summer programs for GISD students
4/10/12 > Get your 2012-13 school year calendar
4/01/12 > Foundation gala event set for April 19
3/30/12 > Ball High Summer Job Fair attracts hundreds
3/26/12 > BHS Art Exhibit at Galv. College until 4/21
3/06/12 > Ball High hosts summer job fair 3/29
2/19/12 > Ike: A Documentary screens at Grand 2/23
2/08/12 > Tors beat Coogs in triple OT thriller
2/06/12 > Technology transforms BHS, Ball Prep
2/01/12 > Austin celebrates Blue Ribbon Award Feb. 2
1/26/12 > BHS band Mardi Gras line-up announced
1/24/12 > BHS player Spagnola scores 1,000
1/19/12 > Curtains rise on Zombie Prom 1/19-1/21
1/18/12 > Regular Board Meeting Agenda 1/18 at 6:30 p.m.
1/17/12 > Board Finance Meeting Agenda 1/17
1/17/12 > Parent Resource Center Open for Business
1/17/12 > Centro de Apoyo Para Padres Ya Esta Abierto
1/16/12 > GISD No Place for Hate programs take hold
1/12/12 > Lady Tors host soccer tourney
1/11/12 > Policy Committee Meets 1/11 at 5 p.m.
1/09/12 > Weather causes power outages, cancellations
1/06/12 > Re-watch the Clash of the Causeway on TV
1/02/12 > Ball High raises 40,000 pounds of food
1/02/12 > School starts at GISD, not KIPP, on 1/3
12/24/11 > Holiday programs now on GISD-TV
12/14/11 > Schools win Gold Performance Awards
12/13/11 > Holiday programs across GISD
12/13/11 > Agenda for Board of Trustees Meeting 12/14
12/12/11 > GISD joins others in state lawsuit
12/12/11 > BHS mentoring program Q&A in Daily News
12/09/11 > Austin VEX teams make nationals, worlds
12/09/11 > Parker seeks donations for troops
12/08/11 > BHS and GISD Food Drive Ends 12/9
12/06/11 > Stargazing Night at Morgan recap
11/28/11 > The Wave: College night, BHS Food Drive
11/16/11 > Hay, Rawlins sworn in as GISD Trustees
11/15/11 > Morgan Farmers Market this Friday 4-6 p.m.
11/08/11 > GISD schools recognize Veteran's Day
11/08/11 > GECHS presents dinner theater show 11/11
11/08/11 > Oppe student suspended for plastic BB gun
11/04/11 > Funeral services set for Crenshaw student
11/03/11 > Mayor: Go to the football game Friday
11/02/11 > GEC students named to Duke Talent Search
11/01/11 > Crenshaw, GISD in shock after students in accident
10/31/11 > ECU-Weis Haunted House extended through 10/31
10/27/11 > Fall festivals and other spooky GISD events
10/27/11 > Del Papa Company gives KIPP donation
10/27/11 > LULAC students host fall party at Ronald McDonald House
10/25/11 > Oppe Ocean Discovery Night at 6 p.m.
10/11/11 > UTMB brings Save a Life Tour to BHS
10/08/11 > Budget cuts, changes coming to GISD
10/06/11 > Humane Society visits Oppe Elementary
10/03/11 > 2011 Homecoming Court Announced
10/02/11 > Ball High Needs Mentors for Students
9/26/11 > Celebrate Homecoming Events This Week
9/21/11 > Beware of Wrapping Paper Scam
9/16/11 > Austin MS wins Blue Ribbon Award