Galena Park I.S.D. Boys Club
We are excited to announce that starting this year Galena Park I.S.D. will be hosting a regconition dinner for both the Boys and Girls Club.
Galena Park I.S.D. Girls Club
Galena Park I.S.D. will now be offering Girls Club to every campus.
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB
The Boys and Girls Clubs of Galena Park I.S.D. provide innovative programs designed to empower youth to excel in school, become good citizens and lead healthy, productive lives.
Every child deserves a champion. Our boys ‘and girls’ clubs were established to ensure students have access to a positive, and appropriate adult role model. The clubs operate to ensure students become productive citizens and lifelong learners.
- Sponsors meet with students at least once a month
- Students are provided a rite of passage / Induction Ceremony
- Students participate in district-sponsored activities (formal dinner, Theater, Conferences)
Why are mentoring partnerships so important?
having a mentor makes students...
52% less likely than their peers to skip a day of school
37% less likely than their peers to skip a class
46% less likely than their peers to start using illegal drugs
27% less likely than their peers to start drinking