Galveston Independent School District, in collaboration with Moody Early Childhood Center and Head Start is accepting enrollment applications for island children from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday and Tuesday at 1110 21st St.

Lunch applications also will be accepted Thursday.

For information, call 409-766-5172 or visit


Calvin Vincent Early Childhood Center will have prekindergarten registration from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through July 19, Aug. 6 and Aug. 8; and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 7 at 1805 13th Ave. N.

For information, visit

For information, call 409-916-0114.


The College of the Mainland Cosmetology Dept. will have an open house and informational meeting from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday at The Salon at COM at 11001 Delany Road, Suite 15009.

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions, meet instructors and tour the salon.

For information, call 409-933-8480.


Texas City Independent School District will have registration for returning students online through July 27 at

If you need help with online registration, existing students can get help from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at La Marque High School; or at the same times July 24 at Blocker Middle School.

For information, call 409-916-0114.

Texas City Independent School District’s Foundation for the Future will be accepting nominations for its 13th annual Community Recognition Celebration, which will be Oct. 16 at the Doyle Convention Center in Texas City. Nominees must be a graduate of Booker T. Washington, Central or Wolvin high schools, Texas City High School, Lincoln High School or La Marque High School. Nominations close July 31. For information, visit, email, or call 409-916-0108.

Email school calendar items to, or call Angela Wilson, community news editor, 409-683-5239.


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