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 2022-2023 Recognition


2022 NAACP National ACT-SO Competition

We are excited to announce the following GISD students, involved in CTE, who competed in the 2022 NAACP National ACT-SO Sustainable Building Design Competition this summer in Atlantic City, New Jersey. They brought home national bronze championship medals.

These students spent many long hours working virtually after school, weekends, and over the summer to complete an urban redevelopment design of a site located in Atlantic City, New Jersey. 

ACT-SO students show off medals.
  • Ifeoma Alika - Rising Junior in the fall at South Garland High School 
  • Edward Rodriguez- Rising Senior in the fall at South Garland High School 
  • Travis Dacon - Graduated from Garland High School and will be attending Texas Tech, Majoring in Civil Engineering. 

A special thanks to Mr. Richardson, who sponsored our ACT-SO students. Way to represent South!