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
Classlink Digital Art Contest
Help us design a background for the ClassLink launch page! Projects are due April 20, 2022. Click here to see participation rules and more details.
The winning project will be displayed on the district's ClassLink home page during the 2022-2023 school year.
The 2020-21 winning project was created by a student at Galena Park Middle School and is currently displayed on the district's ClassLink home page.
Digital Citizenship Contest
The theme for the 2020-2021 Internet Safety Contest was "My Online Code". Students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade participated. The winning projects are posted here.
This school year (2021-2022) the Digital Citizenship contest will be incorporated into the district Multimedia Contest and the theme will be "My Online Reputation". You can see the rules and other categories for the Multimedia Contest here.
About Common Sense Education
Common Sense Education supports K-12 schools with free, timely, and research-based resources for teaching in the digital age. We believe that learning digital life skills is essential for students to thrive in today’s world, and that all students should have access to learning these skills. That’s why we make our digital citizenship resources available for free, ready for any educator to plug into tomorrow’s lesson plan. Our core resources include a comprehensive K-12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum, all-inclusive reviews of the most popular and latest edtech tools, and expert advice on how to use those tools most effectively in the classroom. Over half a million educators in nearly half of K-12 U.S. schools use our resources to teach kids digital life skills. We’re excited to keep that number growing so that all of our kids can thrive in the digital age.
Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. Every day, Common Sense supports parents, teachers, and policymakers with unbiased information, innovative tools, and trusted advice to support kids' digital well-being. To see all of Common Sense Education’s resources, visit https://www.commonsense.org/education.
Device Restitution Requirements:
(From the Loan Agreement):
- Missing keys, scratched screen, damaged port: $25.00
- Missing/Damaged charger: $25.00
- Missing/lost case: $30.00
- Cracked screen: $50.00
- Hotspot completely damaged, stolen, or lost: $84.00
- Missing/Damaged hotspot charger: $10.00
- Completely Damaged or Stolen -- with police report: $100.00
- Lost or Not returned: $300.00
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.