Signature Programs

Southgate STEM Elementary

Southgate STEM is a GISD Innovative School of Choice with a science, technology, engineering and math focus. Students have expanded opportunities for hands-on learning and enrichment activities that develop lifelong skills. 

See our STEM School page to learn more.


AVID Dream it. Believe it. Achieve it.


AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the achievement gap by preparing all students for college and other post-secondary opportunities.

Free Breakfast and Lunch for All Students

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Southgate Elementary offers free breakfast and lunch for all students. Breakfast is served in the classroom from 7:55-8:15. Check the schedules page for grade level lunch times.