The Light Post
The Light Post is a monthly newsletter provided by the Student Assistance Counselors of the LIGHT Program, a division of the Guidance and Counseling Department of Garland Independent School District.
Make Summer 2017 your safest yet. Learn how to take proactive steps for the safest summer ever for you and yours. Please view the May 1 Summer Light Post.
You may view all the information for Student Code of Conduct & Handbook, AUP, and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) on the Policies page of the district website.
Wish your child a "Happy Birthday"
|You may wish your child a happy birthday on the Marquee! Summer birthdays can be recognized on their half birthday. Requests must be two weeks prior to the requested date. Receive a spirit stick for your backpack with your $5.00 paid birthday. Payment and confirmation required and reservations are honored in the order they are received. Simply fill out the form and return to your child's teacher.|
|Atomic Learning is a free online technology training for staff, students, and parents. This training is available to all GISD families and staff to access online tutorials and workshops for computer software, social media, cloud computing, Twitter, and internet safety. The Keeley librarian, Mrs. Riland, can provide login and password information.|
Newsroom is a one-stop shop for all the news, photos, tweets, videos and external news media coverage for Garland ISD. At the beginning of each month, a Skylert email will be sent to families and staff that provides recent news and a quick link to the Newsroom webpage to keep everyone in the know about the good news in GISD.
The district website has great parent newsletters from September through May that are informative resources that you will want to read. They are about home and school and working together for school success, tips for Reading success, teaching children positive character traits, and building excitement and success for young children. This material is copyrighted by Material of Resources for Educators, a division of CCH Incorporated.
Follow Keeley on Twitter
You can follow us @Keeley_Cowboys for all the latest Keeley news and updates on Twitter.
If you are not on Twitter, just text "Follow Keeley_Cowboys" to 40404 (make sure you put a space between follow and Keeley) and you will receive all of our information via TEXT message! You can also follow GISD @gisdnews.
Skyward is the student information system in GISD that allows parents to see their child's grades, attendance, view report cards, as well as contact teachers.
Books/DVD's for Parents
Keeley has many books and DVD's that are currently housed in our library. These items may be checked out at any time during the day. If you are unable to make it to the school, we will be happy to send the items home with your child. Email Julie Riland and include your child's name and the title of the book/DVD that you are requesting.