Grand Prairie ISD named to Advanced Placement Honor Roll

Grand Prairie ISD is one of 28 school districts in Texas honored by the College Board with placement on the 8th Annual AP® District Honor Roll.

Capital One and Heart of America partner to provide Young Women’s Leadership Academy with innovative Tech Lab

A drone was used to cut the ribbon to open the new Technology Lab at the Yound Women’s Leadership Academy. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

Rather than hosting a normal ribbon cutting ceremony, the staff at the Young Women’s Leadership Academy (YWLA) at Arnold utilized a drone to fly through the ribbon to celebrate the grand opening of its new Technology Lab.

AmeriLife receives Advocate of the Year Distinction in Texas

The nonprofit Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS) has named AmeriLife its 2017 North Region Advocate of the Year, in recognition of the thriving partnership between AmeriLife and The Summit, a regional senior activities center with over 5,000 members age 50 and up.

GPISD partners with Toys for Tots, drive-through, drop-off December 7

For the first time, Grand Prairie ISD is partnering with the US Marines for the Marine Toys for Tots campaign.