Garden Ridge Elementary


Upcoming Events

Holiday: Labor Day
Date: 9/1/2014
Back to School Night
Date: 9/2/2014
Location: GRE classrooms
Board Meeting
Date: 9/8/2014, 7 PM
Board Meeting
Date: 10/6/2014, 7 PM
Student Holiday / Professional Development
Date: 10/10/2014

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Flower Mound Rotary Fest, Neon Night 5K – Oct. 4
The Flower Mound Rotary and Lewisville ISD West Zone schools are proud to host the second annual Neon Night 5K and Festival at Fort Wildflower in Flower Mound on Oct. 4 from 4-9 p.m. The run will begin at 7 p.m. This fun community event offers free activities for children, live music, a washer tournament and a Neon Night 5K!
Lewisville ISD Building Neighborhood Connections; District Seeking Participants for INSIDE Program
Lewisville ISD (LISD) is seeking participants to be part of the INSIDE leadership program for the 2014-2015 school year. INSIDE, which stands for “Interested Neighbors Staying Informed of District Efforts,” was launched five years ago. To date, about 200 citizens have spent a year going behind the scenes through this unique program to learn how the district operates. This year, citizens will be able to get to know the district’s leadership team – a great way to learn more about their expertise, roles and responsibilities.
2014-2015 Back to School Information
Lewisville ISD Welcomes Educational Consultant Katie Greer; Parents Invited to Participate in District “Parent University” Learning Activity
Sept. 2, Lewisville ISD (LISD) will welcome famed educational consultant Katie Greer to lead a “Parent University” (Parent U) learning opportunity for all LISD parents. Parents are invited to attend the session with Greer, who will help them navigate today’s technology-driven society with their children. The event will be held at Lewisville High School’s Leo C. Stuver Auditorium (1098 W. Main St., Lewisville) at 7 p.m.
Lewisville ISD Seeking School Health Advisory Council Members
Lewisville ISD (LISD) is currently seeking individuals interested in serving on its School Health Advisory Council (SHAC).
2014 Lewisville ISD 1:X Parent Letters
Lewisville ISD Parents: Please read the attached 1:X parent letters (in both English and Spanish), which detail our 1:X initiative. One letter is for the parents of students who are new to receiving a district-issued iPad, and the other is for our students who are already a part of our 1:X program. Please read the letter(s) that are applicable to you and your child(ren), and if you have additional questions about our 1:X initiative, please email helpdesk@lisd.net.
Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees Votes to Suspend Portions of EIE (Local) for 2014-2015 School Year
During the Aug. 11 Board of Trustees monthly meeting, Lewisville ISD (LISD)’s Board approved the resolution to suspend portions of the EIE (Local) for the 2014-2015 school year only.
Lewisville ISD Moves 4th Grade Swim Program to 2nd Grade
After a thorough review of Lewisville ISD (LISD)’s 4th grade swim program, the district will transition its swim program to serve 2nd grade students, effective the 2014-2015 school year. During this two-year transition, the district will continue to provide the program to 4th and 2nd grade students to ensure all elementary students have the opportunity to participate in the program.
Back To School Forms
Mobile App Survey

Mobile App Survey As Lewisville ISD prepares for the 2014-15 school year, we would like your feedback on our mobile app.
Lewisville ISD Educators Named Texas PTA Outstanding Educator Finalists
Congratulations to the following Lewisville ISD teachers and administrators for being named Texas PTA's Outstanding Educator Finalists:
Lewisville ISD Parent Communication Survey - Deadline Extended to July 3
The National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) is currently in the process of conducting a communication audit of Lewisville ISD (LISD). Dr. Waddell and the Board of Trustees are committed to improving and enhancing the district's communication efforts. The communication audit is designed to help improve LISD's outreach and communication with parents, community members and staff in order to better meet parents' needs.
Garden Ridge Raises Big Bucks for Jump Rope for Heart
Congratulations to the entire school for helping raise more than $18,000 dollars for Jump Rope for Heart! Way to go, Gators!
Lewisville ISD Presents First Summer Social Media Campaign
Online Effort Aimed to Engage and Share

This summer, Lewisville ISD (LISD) invites our students and community to share their summer experiences using Instagram, Facebook and Twitter with our online campaign “Where are You?”
Network Outage Has Been Restored: June 2, 2014
LISD's Internet access has been restored. LISD's network team and vendor, XO Communications, are currently monitoring the network to ensure its stability. Thank you for your patience.
FREE Summer Food and Fun - 2014
This summer, all kids 18 and under are welcome to free food and fun!

Meals will be served during the following scheduled times at various Lewisville ISD campuses (please know all times are subject to change):
Dr. Waddell's Letter to Parents about STAAR/TAKS
Carta para los padres sobre STAAR/TAKS
Garden Ridge Summer Hours
Watch LISD's Social Media Town Hall
Event Spotlights Transformative District Initiatives
What's Your Question? LISD Hosts Third Annual Online Social Media Town Hall
Event to Spotlight Transformative District Initiatives
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