Need help with district devices? 

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For technology help with district-provided Chromebooks, mobile hotspots and iPads, see our page Technology support: Get help with district devices. There, you can find the support request form and resources for setting up and using district-provided technology.

College all year  around


Every year at Ethridge we celebrate College Week. We promote college education all year starting with our Kindergartners all the way up including all of our staff members. The children are learning the value of an education and where it will take them. Our campus is COLLEGE BOUND!

Welcome to parent corner

This is new and we encourage you to visit. There is something for everyone . GISD is always behind parents and we all want to help in every way possible. Please stop and take a look to see what may be best for you and your child. Lots of great information, tutoring and wonderful sessions to fit everyone! Do you have a suggestion or tip? Please feel free to let us know and it may just help someone else!

Becoming more involved

Would you like to Volunteer at Ethridge? - Find the required paperwork to become a volunteer (Volunteer Application form and Criminal Background Check)
Take a look at our Ethridge Title I Parent Involvement Policy Information(also available in Spanish).

Please view our Parent-School Learning Compact (also available in Spanish) to better understand the responsibilities of the staff,  the student, and the parent in your child's education.

Student accident insurance

Claim Form

Student data portal

TEA has developed a data portal that allows parents to have access to their student's assessment information across administrations.  Please visit the Texas Assessment website to access the data portal. 

  • Click on "Go to Student Portal"
  • Enter "Unique Access Code" (which is located at the bottom of the student's confidential student report)
  • Enter the student's date of birth

The reports provide historical state assessment data for TAKS and TELPAS for each student.  The goal of this online system is to assist students and parents with tracking academic progress.  The site is user friendly and the reports are easy to understand.

Anonymous Alerts®

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Report bullying and other urgent student concerns quickly and anonymously to school officials with Anonymous Alerts®.

Find out more about Anonymous Alerts® and other ways to get in touch on the district share & report page.

Free medical care

Students can receive virtual doctor visits straight from the school clinic or from home. 

Sign up for Hazel Health at and
complete the Hazel Health consent form - PDF version to access these services.

Visit Health Services for additional details.

Fentanyl Awareness

Learn about the dangers of Fentanyl and how you can stay safe and spread the message that #OnePillKills.

Visit the GISD Fentanyl Awareness page for additional details.

Be a Garland ISD VIP 

With a special VIP pass, community members can get free general admission to many athletic and Fine Arts events at district facilities.

Visit the Garland ISD VIP pass page for more details.

District policies

To support our mission of providing an exceptional education to all students, we have created policies designed to help your student have the best possible education experience.

Visit the Policies page on the district website for additional polices and related information.