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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.
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.
Come look what's going on at your child's grade level.