Parents

Family Engagement survey

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Each year the schools ask parents to provide feedback about our school family engagement.  This feedback helps us identify our strengths and areas for improvement.  As a parent, please respond to each statement on the survey. Your input is invaluable! 

Skyward - student information system

Skyward provides intuitive access for students and parents. It takes you instantly to your vital information such as grades, attendance, and discipline... Skyward

Twitter

Check out Rowlett’s instant information feed on Twitter. You may follow Rowlett with @Rowlett_Bobcats, and you can also follow GISD @gisdnews to receive important district information, good news, school closings and upcoming events details.

Skylert

Throughout the year, you will receive phone calls from a messaging system called Skylert. The messages will contain important information about events in the district. Every callout from Garland ISD displays the same caller ID: 844-895-9493. Recipients can redial the toll-free number to listen to the 10 most-recent calls their number has received in the past 30 days.

Parent Involvement

Parent involvement is a vital part of a child's success at school. GISD offers quick access to district information and resources that will help you support your child's well-being and academic achievement. Parent Information

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 and reduced-price meal program

Parents can apply online for free and reduced price meals for students that are eligible.

Be a Senior citizen VIP 

With a special VIP pass, senior citizens over the age of 65 can get free general admission to athletic and Fine Arts events.

Visit the Senior citizen 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.