• Galena Park ISD Voters Approve $530,010,000 School Bond Package 

    Galena Park Independent School District is pleased to announce the approval of the school bond election held on May 4, 2024. The community's overwhelming support has resulted in the successful passage of a $530,010,000 bond package. The funds will be utilized to address critical needs within the district, paving the way for a bright future for our students.

    Dr. John Moore, Superintendent of Schools for Galena Park ISD, expressed heartfelt appreciation to the community for their unwavering support.

    "The approval of the 2024 Bond is proof of our community's dedication to the success of our students. As a result of this vital funding, we are in a strong position to cater to the district's expansion and furnish our students with the necessary resources to aid their development and accomplishments." - Dr. John Moore, GPISD Superintendent of Schools 

    The bond package is comprised of two rebuilds, renovations, and improvements to address critical areas essential for the district's growth and development:

    Projects Estimated Costs
    Rebuild two Elementary Campuses
    (Cimarron Elementary School and Green Valley Elementary School)
    Complete the Galena Park High School Replacement Master Plan $315,070,000
    Renovation of MacArthur Elementary $22,250,000
    Renovation at Woodland Acres Middle School $10,340,000
    Renovation at Purple Sage Elementary $2,700,000
    Classroom Addition at Galena Park Middle School $2,350,000
    Renovations and Improvements to Campuses $77,000,000
    Total $530,010,000

    "Ultimately, this is the community's bond," said Dr. Moore. "Many community partners, including our Long Range Planning Committee, provided valuable feedback to ensure projects presented to voters addressed aging facilities, student safety, and building new facilities. Also focusing on needs that impact student learning, growth, and progress while reflecting our community's voice."

    With the successful passage of Bond 2024, Galena Park ISD eagerly anticipates the implementation of approved projects. These projects, including project timelines and designs, will enhance the educational experience for all students and ensure a thriving future for our community. Construction on new facilities could commence as early as this fall, with new schools ready to welcome students in two to four years, marking a significant step towards our shared vision of educational excellence.

    Galena Park ISD is committed to keeping our community informed about the progress of all bond projects. We will provide regular updates through our website, stakeholder meetings, and school board meetings, ensuring transparency and accountability in the implementation of these projects.

    Community members are encouraged to stay informed by visiting galenaparkisd.com/bond2024. 

    On behalf of the children of Galena Park ISD, THANK YOU! 

    GPISD Bond 2024