The mission of the Galena Park Independent School District is to prepare students to become productive citizens and lifelong learners. We feel that by engaging our students in exciting lessons that explore and incorporate higher-level thinking skills we can assure success for all of our students. Curriculum Corner is the portal for our successful teachers to come together and reach our common educational goal by enhancing lessons, engaging students, and increasing interactivity in the classroom.
Technology Department Events
Digital Citizenship Poster Contest
The theme for the 2020-2021 Internet Safety Poster Contest is "My Online Code". Students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible to participate. Projects will be due February 26, 2021. All details for the contest can be found in the General Participation Rules.
Common Sense District
GPISD has demonstrated its commitment to taking a whole-community approach to preparing its students to use the immense power of digital media to explore, create, connect, and learn while limiting the perils that exist in the online realm, such as plagiarism, loss of privacy, and cyberbullying. The recognition acknowledges our district's’ commitment creating a culture of digital learning and citizenship.
Chromebook Restitution Requirements:
(From the Loan Agreement):
- Minor Damage: missing keys, scratched screen, damaged port: $25.00
- Missing/Damaged charger: $40.00
- Cracked screen: $50.00
- Returned - Completely damaged or stolen with police report: $100.00
- Returned completely damaged or NOT returned without a police report: $350.00
Fines must be paid through the RevTrack WebStore.
Access to the Galena Park ISD Chromebooks or iPads is a privilege, not a right. Violating the letter or spirit of the above guidelines may result in the loss of the Chromebook/iPad, disciplinary action(s), criminal charges, and/or fines.
For more information, please see the Technology Plan for the 2020-2021 school year.