The North Shore Lady Mustangs advance to the Area Round Playoffs vs Clear Springs on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Pasadena Fieldhouse. The playoff game will tip-off at 6:00 p.m. Admission is $5.00 for adults and students. Let's Go Mustangs!
Galena Park I.S.D. is hosting a Job Fair on Monday, February 24, 2020 at the GPISD Administration Building Board Room. Experienced teachers and paraprofessionals are invited to visit with our staffing specialist from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. to discuss opportunities in GPISD. Galena Park I.S.D. is a great place to start a new career.
Dr. Angi Williams who after a long successful career in education with the past 8 years as Superintendent of Galena Park I.S.D. has announced her retirement at the end of the current school year. The Board of Trustees of Galena Park I.S.D. has hired DRV Executive Search Services to assist them in searching for an exceptionally qualified administrator to be the next District Superintendent of Schools. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this position. Please do not contact board members. All applications and inquiries are to be directed to Fred Rush and Dale Dixon.
To increase your child’s readiness for kindergarten, Galena Park I.S.D. will begin to offer a full-day Pre-Kindergarten program for 4 year-old students at all campuses. A half day program is also offered for 3 year-old students at select campuses.
Galena Park I.S.D. continues to follow the guidance and recommendations of the Harris County Public Health Department concerning the recent news of the novel (new) coronavirus first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. While there are no confirmed cases of this respiratory illness in our area, families are encouraged to visit the Harris County Public Health’s website for more information regarding the coronavirus and how to help prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses.
Your child’s academic experience is much more than just one score in the Galena Park Independent School District (GPISD). GPISD has an exceptional reputation for stellar academic achievement, strong student support systems, established visual and performing arts programs, competitive athletics, career and technical education and state of the art integrated technology. Our success is on display through both academics as well as extracurricular activities.
Galena Park I.S.D. has operated an award-winning childcare program since 2013, and we are excited to continue this tradition of excellence with the addition of a second location on the north side of the district. If you are interested, register online or call 832-386-3760 for more information.
We are deeply committed to offering excellent educational experiences for our students and we want to keep you informed of upcoming events, successes and happenings in GPISD. In Galena Park ISD, our students are extremely important to us and so are you. Please enjoy this edition of a newsletter especially designed for you. Thank you for taking the time to stay connected!
Galena Park ISD is committed to providing our students with the opportunity to participate in outstanding athletic programs. Please see our 2019-20 spectator behavior expectations letter on guidelines for providing the best sportsmanlike environment for our student athletes this year.
As of August 26, 2018 all school districts are subject to the Commissioner’s new rules regarding the removal of a disruptive person from a campus. More information regarding this new rule can be found in Chapter 37, section 37.105 of the Texas Education Code, which addresses: Unauthorized Persons, Refusal of Entry, Ejection, and Identification.
Galena Park ISD regularly provides mass notifications to parents, guardians, students, and faculty regarding weather closures, threat situations, event scheduling, or to provide other important education-related information. These messages not only drive positive educational outcomes, they can also save lives.
GPISD Press Releases
Galena Park I.S.D. Host First-Ever CTE University
Galena Park I.S.D. Host Community Leadership Council Meeting
GPISD Recognize Board of Trustees During Board Appreciation Month
The North Shore Mustangs Honored at January's Board of Trustees Meeting
Galena Park I.S.D. Board of Trustees Recognize MacArthur Elementary Parent
Board of Trustees Recognize Community Bank of Texas
Galena Park I.S.D. Host Luncheon for GPISD Students with Top SAT/ACT Scores
Two GPISD Teachers Honored by Humanities Texas
Galena Park I.S.D. Host Annual Veterans Day Luncheon
GPISD Board of Trustees Recognize GPHS Student Advisory Board
Galena Park I.S.D. Board of Trustees Recognizes LyondellBasell
The Galena Park I.S.D. Prize Posse on a Mission to Deliver Grants
GPISD Board of Trustees Recognized Superintendent's Student Advisory Board
Galena Park I.S.D. Recognized Two Exceptional Parent Volunteers
Over 4,000 Fathers and Father Figures Attend GPISD Fathers Take Your Children to School Day
Galena Park I.S.D. Administration Team Host Battle of the Pink
Galena Park High School Crowns Homecoming Queen and King
Galena Park I.S.D. Student Nutrition Department Recognized at Board Meeting
Galena Park I.S.D. Board of Trustees Recognizes Vanessa Squirrell
Galena Park I.S.D. Board of Trustees Recognizes Participants in the State of the District Video
Galena Park I.S.D. Board of Trustees Recognize North Shore Rotary Club
Galena Park I.S.D. Principals Honored at Board Meeting
Galena Park I.S.D Hosted Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for GPISD Childcare Center
Galena Park I.S.D. Host Annual Ministers Luncheon
Galena Park I.S.D. Host Retired Educators Luncheon
North Shore Senior High School Crowns Homecoming Queen and King
Galena Park I.S.D. Host Annual Immunization Day
GPISD Board of Trustees Recognize Southeast Texas & the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region
Parent Volunteer Recognized by the Galena Park I.S.D. Board of Trustees
Galena Park I.S.D. Welcomes Two New Board Members
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Prose and Poetry Competition
February 28, 2020