Here are some of the incredible ways our Local PTAs “Back the Future” in GCISD!
- Campus Spotlight: Silver Lake Elementary School - On Friday, 10/27/17 the Silver Lake PTA hosted their annual Fall Festival. This year the PTA made it a goal to celebrate the various cultures that are represented on our campus. The evening was full of games, music, dancing, and food that was served by many of our moms. In addition, our Hispanic parents shared […]
- Campus Spotlight: Grapevine Middle School - GMS is very excited to welcome our new principal this year, Dr. Laura Koehler. She is inspiring everyone with our new GMS theme: We are FAMILY! This is OUR HOUSE! Great students come from GREAT FAMILIES! Grapevine Middle School held 2 exciting events in October. GMS partnered with Keep Grapevine Beautiful for the Trash & […]
- Campus Spotlight: Cross Timbers Middle School - CTMS PTA hit the floor running this year!! CTMS PTA By the Numbers so far this school year: 486 Members to date which has made CTMS eligible for both the Early Bird and Heard Start Awards from TXPTA 272 school supply packs distributed during Back to School events $9,293 so far has been raised through […]
- Campus Spotlight: Bransford Elementary - Bransford Elementary held its annual Laps for Learning fun run on September 29th, 2017. The event raised more than $43,000 to benefit the school! Funds will help provide a new musical playground called Harmony Park. Laps for Learning proceeds have also purchased Drumfit, a program that integrates music and physical fitness! Way to go […]
- Campus Spotlight: Bear Creek Elementary - On Thursday, Jan 19, Bear Creek Elementary held their 9th Annual Around The World event. For this event 26 families set up country displays in the gym with instruments, clothing, jewelry, photos, toys, foods and drinks native to their country of origin. Some of the countries that were showcased included: Argentina, Canada, P.R. of China, […]
- Campus in the Spotlight: Dove Elementary - for this month we are proud to feature Dove Elementary School as our Campus in the Spotlight! Dove has been quite busy over the past few months. First, in June 2016 Dove Elementary became an approved candidate school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP), pursuing authorization as an IB World School. The […]
- Campus in the Spotlight: Heritage Elementary - This month we are proud to feature Heritage Elementary School as our Campus in the Spotlight. This is a special year for HES as they just celebrated their 25th anniversary on January 25th, 2016. The HES PTA is a great collaboration of parents, teachers and the Grapevine/Colleyville community. Through their dynamic partnerships, they work together […]
- Campus in the Spotlight: Bransford Elementary - In an effort to showcase the awesome things our local units are doing, we are starting a new feature called “Campus In the Spotlight.” Each month, we will promote a different campus. For our inaugural issue, we are proud to put the spotlight on Bransford Elementary PTA. Bransford Elementary PTA stands as a vibrant organization […]
- 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 […]
- 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 […]
P.S. Tell us if you know about a Local PTA activity we should spotlight here! We want to share your success stories with everyone.
P.P.S. This list was started in August 2015.