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Cafeteria Mural: You are braver than you think, more talented than you know & capable of more than you can imagine.

The Cafeteria Mural that was painted by Back students, staff, community members, GISD board members, and Dr. Lopez. Thank you to Ms. Pollay, and artist, Dora Zeneth Reynosa for making this possible for our Back Bulldogs.

Cafeteria Mural: Believe in yourself

The Cafeteria Mural that was painted by Back students, staff, community members, GISD board members, and Dr. Lopez. Thank you to Ms. Pollay, and artist, Dora Zeneth Reynosa for making this possible for our Back Bulldogs.

Commissioner Morath visits Back Elementary

TEA Commissioner Morath visits Back Elementary to celebrate the school's A rating and perfect 6 for 6 distinction designation.  

Growing together at Back Elementary

We are growing together at Back Elementary!

Ms. Turner teaching 3rd grade students.

Ms. Turner and her students are visited by the Dallas Morning News during Commissioner Morath's visit. 

Front view of Back Elementary School

The mission of Back Elementary School is to provide a quality education for all students emphasizing high expectations and strong work habits within a safe environment for learning. 

Recent News

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Like us and follow us on social media for news, information, and events. 

An illustration of a survey with checkmarks.

Students in grades 3-12 have the opportunity to provide feedback for our district through the in-class survey from Sept. 26-Oct. 7.

Calendar

Enjoy your Fall Break! Teachers and students will return to school on Oct. 17.

Enjoy your Fall Break! Teachers and students will return to school on Oct. 17.

Enjoy your Fall Break! Teachers and students will return to school on Oct. 17.

Enjoy your Fall Break! Teachers and students will return to school on Oct. 17.

Enjoy your Fall Break! Teachers and students will return to school on Oct. 17.

Explore GISD with us to learn about our innovative programs and find the right fit for your student.


Get ready to explore Garland ISD! Join us at the Explore GISD Expo, where families can learn about our innovative programs and find the right fit for their students. We will have staff from a variety of programs available to talk to families:

  • Magnet programs (elementary, middle school, and high school)
  • Innovative Schools of Choice
  • All middle and high schools 
  • Dallas College

If your child is in a transition year* or is interested in our special programs, we highly encourage your family to visit so that you can prepare for Choice of School. At GISD, it's your choice and journey!  #TheGISDEffect

*Transition years include incoming students moving from elementary to middle school and middle school to high school.

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AVID
campus

paint pallet and brush with music note

Art & music
classes

family holding hands

Family engagement