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GISD students win literary contest, become published authors

Many may not be aware, but Garland ISD is home to several celebrities. Last spring, fourth, fifth and sixth-graders from Kimberlin and Austin Academies for Excellence entered literary works in the I Write Short Stories by Kids for Kids contest.   This national competition fosters a love of reading and writing while also giving students in grades 3-12 the ...Full Article

Four campuses among best in DFW, five among best in state

Four Garland ISD high school campuses were selected as some of North Texas’ top campuses. Garland, North Garland, Rowlett and Sachse high schools placed within ranking-based website Niche’s 100 ...Full Article

Austin Academy, GHS teachers partner to help students

Taking the leap from middle to high school, seven Austin Academy for Excellence graduates joined forces with former and future teachers during a recent competition. Austin theater director Aaron ...Full Article

SHS robotics team to compete at worlds

Showcasing 21st-century STEAM learning, five Garland ISD robotics teams have qualified for the VEX Robotics World Championship April 15-18 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. For the ...Full Article

Austin Academy jazz musicians perform at national conference

Twenty-three Austin Academy for Excellence students were recently invited to showcase their skills at a national music education conference. The Austin Jazz Ensemble performed at the 2015 Jazz Education Network ...Full Article