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  • April 28, 2014
    • Report Cards Go Home
  • May 02, 2014
    • Field Day
    • Special Olympics
    May 04, 2014
    • Enriched Music Performance 2:00 PM
    May 05, 2014
    • Literary Fine Arts Week
    May 06, 2014
    • Literary Fine Arts Week
    May 07, 2014
    • Literary Fine Arts Week
    • 5th Grade Dallas Museum of Art 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    May 08, 2014
    • Literary Fine Arts Week

Home of the Snow Leopards

Spirit Night At Fuzzy Taco

This Thursday, April 24th. Stop by Fuzzy's Taco Shop located at 5125 President George Bush in Garland, and let them know you are there to support Walnut Glen Academy.Then they will donate 10% of your purchase to WGA PTA.

Don’t forget to tell your family, friends, and neighbors!

GISD Book Bytes Book Trailer Contest 

Congratulations to our WGA winners


1st place: Leah Dugger

2nd place: Serene Haroon

3rd place: Emily Yi, Crystal Mejia, and Cathryn Saldana

5th Grade Camp 2014

Teacher of Year 2014-2015

Walnut Glen Academy would like to congratulate our Pre-K teaching sensation Teacher Yolanda Velazquez on being chosen as Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Velaquez has been a billingual teacher for the past five years. During the course of her teaching career, she has been a strong advocare for early childhood education.She has a very student centered approach and always differentiates her lessons and instructions to meet the individual needs of her students.She always keeps a positive, how can I help attitude, which contributes to our overall school success in so many ways. We are grateful to Mrs. Velazquez for her dedication to excellence for every child, every day. Way to go Mrs. Velazquez! 

WGA Green Team Trash-Off

The Green Team sponsored WGA’s participation in the Garland Trash-Off last Saturday, March 29. Both the turn out of Walnut Glen parents and students, and the results of WGA’s participation couldn’t have been better!

Way to go Walnut Glen! Thanks so much to all the dedicated parents and students who came out to beautify the school and make a difference in the world.

Technology Makes Morning Announcements Available For Parents

Parents, You can now watch our WGA live announcements!! You can either watch it live at 8 a.m. sharp or anytime at your convenience.Your child received a letter that has the password. 

Here is the link. WGA Live Announcements

We Won The Outstanding Broadcaster Award 2014 in our Cateory!


Technology in the                 Computer Lab

Monthly our students are able to have technology in the lab during their Art Class for grades 1st-5th. Learn More

Flipped Classrooms with Technology

Have you ever wanted to be able to see what your child is learning in class, ask the teacher for other helpful videos to study an objective, or even ask a question to the teacher during the after school hours? If the answer is yes, you will benefit from the wonderful world of the Flipped Classrooms. Here at WGA, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students are able to access online textbooks, view pre-selected instructional videos, and ask their teacher questions at any time of the day. Check out this short clip on Flipped Classrooms.

Watch D.O.G.S

Walnut Glen Academy is excited to announce the beginning of the Watch D.O.G.S program (Dads of Great Students).  Watch D.O.G.S. is an innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center For Fathering... Learn More


Walnut Glen has gone all a Twitter

 Come check out our instant information feed in Twitter. You may follow Walnut Glen with @WGA_Leopards, but don't stop there!!!Please follow the Garland ISD Twitter feed with @gisdnews.

 More instructions can be read in this Twitter Announcement.

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