Parents and students, you're invited!
GISD Virtual Magnet Fair
Saturday, January 9th
Register at this link:
We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, January 9!
Parents and students, please join us for an NGHS Magnet Program virtual meeting!
Learn more about:
MST (Math, Science, Technology) magnet,
AMS (Accelerated Math and Science) magnet,
PTECH (Pathways in Technology Early College High School) magnet, and
ECHS (Early College High School) magnet
When: Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Google Meet code to be emailed to 8th grade parents
Meeting will be conducted in English and Spanish - please join us!
Welcome to North Garland High! We offer four magnet programs to choose from. Please visit each link below for more information.
2019 North Garland Video
NGHS Magnet Program Overview Webinar
Continuation Information for Current 8th Grade Magnet Students
Continuation Video 8th to 9th (English)
Continuation Video 8th to 9th (Spanish)
Math, Science, Technology Magnet (MST)
The Math, Science, and Technology Program at North Garland High School is designed to prepare high achieving students for advancement in an ever-changing, technological world. Students are exposed to an integrated curriculum that focuses on problem-solving and practical applications of math and science which better prepares them for college or employment.
Visit our Math, Science, Technology Magnet page for program application and important dates.
Accelerated Math & Science Magnet (AMS)
The Accelerated Math & Science Magnet program provides students the opportunity to advance faster, allowing more math and science classes to be completed throughout high school.
Visit our Accelerated Math & Science Magnet page for program information and application process.
Pathways in Technology Early College High School Magnet (PTECH)
PTECH is a new program beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. P-TECH, Pathways in Technology Early College High School, is a program where students will earn a high school diploma, an industry recognized associate degree, and gain relevant work experience.
At North Garland, our P-TECH partners include Dallas County Community College and industry representatives in the Medical and Computer Networking sectors.
Visit our PTECH Magnet page to learn more about how students can join the P-TECH program for the 2021-2022 school year.
Early College High School Magnet (ECHS)
ECHS is a new program beginning in the 2021-2022 school year. ECHS, Early College High School, is a program where students will earn a high school diploma, an industry recognized associate degree, and gain relevant work experience.
At North Garland, our ECHS partners include Dallas County Community College.
Visit our ECHS Magnet page to learn more about how students can join the ECHS program for the 2021-2022 school year.
High School Expo and Magnet Fair
Each school year, GISD conducts the High School Expo and Magnet Fair where all eighth-grade families are invited to explore the various magnet program opportunities with representatives from the high school programs.
This highly recommended district event normally is scheduled to occur virtually on January 9th from 10am-2pm. For more information about the annual High School Expo and Magnet Fair, please visit the Garland ISD web site.
How to Apply
Please follow these steps to apply for magnet programs:
Log in to Skyward Family Access during the application period (timeline available here).
Choose the "online forms" option.
Complete all required information.
Apply for one or two different magnet programs.
If you are not currently a Garland ISD student, you must enroll before you can access the magnet application.
For additional information about the MST, AMS, PTECH, and ECHS programs, please contact our NGHS Magnet Advisor Industry Liaison, Natalie Mathew, 972-675-3120 x61027.