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GISDCommunications commented on GISD employee arrested

The Parker County Sheriff's Office issued an arrest warrant for Gerldine Null regarding an alleged incident that happened in Parker County.

GISDCommunications commented on Lady Tors have playoffs on their minds

Go Lady Tors Go!

Todd, it's Tor Pride on Galveston Island and it's alive and well.

GISDCommunications commented on Tourism on isle hits new highs

TXDoula,
Here's the thing with GreatSchools.org: They use two-year old (or older) data and don't give an accurate description of the school itself. I have certainly tried to update several mistakes on the site and have reached out to those that run the site, but GreatSchools.org has a st…

GISDCommunications commented on Tourism on isle hits new highs

I'm not the City or Police PIO, but I do work for the schools, so I can answer any fallacy you may have with the truth in that department. Private schools? Where do you think all of Trinity goes after 8th grade? To Ball High, where we have amazing STEM, bio-med and career and technical class…

GISDCommunications commented on Tourism on isle hits new highs

I guess you don't read my weekly column every Monday that talks about all the great things happening in local schools? Well, be sure to check out Monday's paper. You'll appreciate it. We also visit local organizations once a year to talk about our progress. We don't have a huge ad budget so …

GISDCommunications commented on Tourism on isle hits new highs

In addition, crime rates have also improved over the last few years as well. If you call Galveston an unsafe city, you might as well state that Houston, Dallas, Austin, and San Antonio are unsafe as well.

GISDCommunications commented on Tourism on isle hits new highs

IslandResident,
The idea that people aren't moving here because of schools is an outdated notion that is generally stated by those who have no kids in school. Many local leaders are saying it's no longer the schools, but the lack of middle income housing and high insurance rates that are…

GISDCommunications commented on Bearcat award winners

Follow this link for a photo of the winners: http://www.gisd.org/education/components/whatsnew/default.php?sectiondetailid=8434&itemID=3661&viewType=detail

Mr. Ponce,
May we please have some money?
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