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
Multimedia Festival Medal Contest
Middle school & high school students enrolled in Digital Design & Medial Productions or Digital Art & Animation class are eligible to participate in the Medal Contest to design the medal for the Multimedia Festival. Entries are due Wednesday, November 28, 2018, to their technology applications teacher. Guidelines for the contest can be found here.
The 2018-19 Multimedia Contest entries will be due to the campus technology teacher, Tuesday, January 8, 2019. The categories this year are Coding, Media in Motion, Graphic Design, and 3D Digital Modeling (secondary students only). You will find all of the guidelines for the contest here.
Digital Citizenship Poster Contest
The theme for the 2018-19 Internet Safety Poster Contest is "Through My Eyes (Self Image)". Students from kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible to participate. Projects will be due March 1, 2019. 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.
Check It Out!
NEW! We have started a collection of video clips of our GPISD teachers sharing some classroom management techniques that they use to make their classroom a great place to learn. Just click on the link above and check it out!
GPISD is an Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of the Galena Park Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender, handicap, or age in its employment practices as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.
GPISD ofrece igualdad de oportunidades de empleo
Es norma del Distrito Escolar Independiente de Galena Park el no discriminar basado en la raza, color, nacionalidad, origen, género, identidad de género, incapacidad o edad en sus prácticas de empleo como lo establecido por el Título VI de la Ley de los Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmienda; Título IX de las Enmiendas a la Educación de 1972; la Ley de Discriminación de Edad de 1975, según enmienda; y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmienda.