Kuddos to our Cafeteria Staff

The Garland Health Department has recently awarded the Food Excellence Award to our school cafeteria. Way to Go to our cafeteria staff.

Join PTA now!

Southgate PTA members, parents and teachers have worked hard to round up membership support. The membership tree in the main hallways is full of leaves and birds as a way to show teacher and staff support for PTA. Come on, everybody let's get a full tree of leaves and birds!


Gator Swamp

Join us at the Gator Swamp, a place where students come to work on projects independently.



Parent Involvement with Kindergarten

Kindergarten went on a field trip to the Dallas Arboretum last month. The kids had so much fun with many of their parents joining them. It as a great day for all to enjoy.


Active Learning with Parents

Mrs Buckman's class invited some of their parents to do hands-on learning with the students. This was a fun event for everyone. Parents, thank you for your continued support.


Important Reminder

Please take time to look at our Southgate's Parental School Compact and Parental Involvement Policy. Thank you for your continued participation in our school affairs.

Code of Conduct and Handbook

Be better informed on our district-wide expectations to promote better learning among the students. The Code of Conduct is available in English and Spanish. Please take time to read the handbook as well. They are also available in English and Spanish.

Family Verification Form

This form will be used to :
  • verify your family's contact information
  • gather your email address
  • send out login instructions for Skyward Family Access.
For more details about this important form and how to fill it out, see the Family Verification Form page.

Parent Newsletter

GISD's Parent Newsletter are now available online. They are both offered in English and Spanish.



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    • 12-18 Third Grading Period Ends
    • 12-21 Winter Break Student/Staff Holiday
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    • 12-24 Winter Break Student/Staff Holiday

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