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Volunteer of the Month

Volunteer School of Summer 2015: Grapevine High School

1st Place Award – Grapevine High School Volunteer Chairman – Cyndi Zambory Volunteer hours – 1136 Summer Hours for June, July, August 2015

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Award

GES, CES and GHS achieve early membership award from Texas PTA

Three schools — Grapevine Elementary, Colleyville Elementary, and Grapevine High School — have already recruited 75% of last year’s total PTA membership and have earned the “Head Start” award from Texas PTA. Leslie Boggs, Texas PTA President, said, “That’s incredible! You are well on your way to having one voice for every child on your campus […]

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Training

Google Docs Workshop

View the presentation Event is over. Get your Google groove on at our Google Docs how-to workshops. Please sign up to attend on Sept. 8 @ 9 a.m.  and Sept. 18 @ 9 a.m.

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Volunteers

Volunteers served 135,400 hours in GCISD in 2014-15

Last year, district wide, our committed volunteers worked 135,400 volunteer hours. That equates to around 65 full time employees. Multiply 65 employees by minumum wage ($15,080) and our volunteers saved the district – $980,200. Multiply 65 employees by the median annual wage in Texas ($45,330) and our volunteers saved the district- $2,946,450.

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Campus Spotlight

GCISD PTAs earned 36 membership awards from Texas PTA

Congratulations — and thank you for all your hard work in 2014-15! At the local level, your efforts have built a collective voice that impacts the quality of education at your campus.  At the state level, your efforts have built the largest child advocacy organization in Texas.  At the national level, your efforts have built […]

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Training

HOW TO Reserve a GCISD facility for your meeting or event

GCISD is offering a way to reserve a district room for your meeting or event via the “Community Use” web site. Updated August 12, 2015. Start Here Go to the GCISD Leasing/Rental web page. Click here or navigate:  www.gcisd-k12.org. Click the tab “Departments and Programs” Click on Leasing/Rental of Facilities New Users You will need […]

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Campus Spotlight

Campus Spotlight: Showcase your school

This year, we would like to have a monthly campus in the spotlight posted on our Council website and Facebook pages.  We have great schools, and we want to highlight the strengths within our schools.  If your campus is beginning a new program, or doing something especially exciting, please, please, please let us know about […]

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GCISD

VIDEO “1000 Voices” GCISD

Let’s share the great things that are happening in our wonderful GCISD schools. #backthefuture #gcisd

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Meeting

Sept. 3 – Presidents and Principals Breakfast & General Meeting

​Mustang Corral, PDEC Thursday, September 3 9 am – 11:00 am 5800 Colleyville Blvd, Colleyville, TX 76034, USA (map)

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Local Training

Sept. 29 2015 – Foundations: PTA Leader Orientation and Training @ 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

This is a reminder that the GCISD Council of PTAs will hold our annual Foundations: Leader Orientation  (a/k/a FLO, f/k/a LOT) training on Tuesday, September 29 at 9:00 am and again at 6:30 pm in the Mustang Corral at the PDEC. The cost is $8.00 made out to GCISD Council of PTAs.  It is preferable to come with ONE check for […]