Next School Year
The 2014-2015 school year will begin on August 25. We hope that each of you has a fun, relaxing and safe summer. You can keep up with us during the summer on our Twitter page, NES_Eagles. See you on August 25!
Northlake to Pilot Program
Last week, Dr. Metzinger traveled to Boston where the Museum of Science introduced her to its Engineering is Elementary® (EiE®) curriculum, developed by the Museum's National Center for Technological Literacy®, to address a critical need: How to teach engineering to very young children? Find out how Northlake will be the first school in GISD to incorporate EiE.
GISD School Calendar
The 2014-2015 GISD calendar is out. If you would like to see the changes for the school year, important dates, early release times, etc., you can view the calendar here (spanish).
School supplies for the 2014-2015 are listed below.
Pre- K 3rd Grade
Kindergarten 4th Grade
1st Grade 5th Grade
Summer Food Service Program
This summer marks the 19th year the City of Garland will be sponsoring a Summer Food Service Program to provide free nutritious meals for children at 30 locations in Garland. Although the program is designed to continue providing meals for children enrolled in free and reduced-price lunch programs during the school year, the program is free to all children. No registration is required. The program will run Monday through Friday beginning June 9, 2014 and ending August 8, 2014. Meal service and times will vary at each location.
Parent Involvment Policy
Northlake would like to invite our parents to be involved in the development of our School Improvement Plan, Title I Program Plan, the Parent Involvement Policy, and the school review and improvement process...Learn More (Spanish).
Teachers + Parents + Students = Teamwork
Teachers, parents and students we are a team working together to ensure success for students. Parents, take a look at the contract (spanish) and make a personal commitment to your responsibilities, and help your child to understand his/her responsibilities in the teaching /learning process. Your child's teacher will be discussing this compact with parents in the Fall parent/teacher conference and pledging their commitment to upholding their responsibilities listed in the contract.
Follow us on Twitter
Looking for the latest information about Northlake? Want quick, timely updates sent straight to your computer or cellphone? We can provide all of that via Twitter. How simple is it to sign up?...one step is all it takes! English instructions, spanish instructions.