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While schools are closed, the district Coronavirus (COVID-19) webpages are your best sources for the latest updates, services and resources.

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Kindergarten students travel to the zoo for a field trip.


Kindergarten students travel to the zoo for a field trip. Watch your Tuesday Express for more information as this event gets closer.

Join PTA to hear about what is going on in the school!


Join PTA to hear about what is going on in the school!

Student/staff holiday

*Bad weather day


April 10 is a makeup day if schools are closed due to bad weather during the year. Please take this into account when planning activities.

At this time, we are scheduled to have this day off. There will be no free meal pickup on this date; however, extra food will be sent home on Thursday, April 9.

Students in the house that earned the most house points in the past six weeks get to celebrate their hard work!


Students in the house that earned the most house points in the past six weeks get to celebrate their hard work!

Please join us for a fun night of music and art on April 21st from 6:00pm-7:30pm.


Listen to a wonderful performance by the Enriched Music students in the cafeteria and be serenaded by stringed instruments while viewing the beautiful student art gallery in the hallways. Every student will have a work of art on display. Come help us celebrate our students creativity!

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Award-winning
Orchestra

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House system

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School garden

Resource

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Our Campus Closure & eLearning page has information and resources to support you during the closure. #GISDAlwaysConnected

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Richmond Punch Orchestra

Students in orchestra were inspired by professional electric violinist, Richmond Punch in a working concert!

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students won robotics trophy

Robo-Eagles Team B has won the Judges Award and Excellence Award this year and will be moving on to the state robotics competition!

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Collage of TEA Grade A celebration with Dr. Ricardo Lopez

Hillside Academy soared to success and celebrated receiving an A rating from the Texas Education Agency with Superintendent Dr. Ricardo Lopez.

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Erik Cork 4th Grade Writing Workshop

International expert Erik Cork works with 4th grade students in a full day workshop to improve and inspire their writing.

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Four teachers at Hillside won grants from the Garlisd ISD Education Foundation.