Need help with district devices? 

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For technology help with district-provided Chromebooks, mobile hotspots and iPads, see our page Technology support: Get help with district devices. There, you can find the support request form and resources for setting up and using district-provided technology.


Free online technology training for staff, students and parents

Hoonuit is now available for free to all GISD families and staff to access online tutorials and workshops for computer software, social media, cloud computing, Twitter, and Internet safety.

How do I log in? District employees login using their district username and district password. Parents, please ask your students for their ReadyHub login.

What will I find there?

  • GISD’s subscription to Hoonuit includes: Project-based training on:
  • 21st century concepts to create college- and career-ready students
  • Applying technology skills in the classroom
  • Just-in-time technology training tutorials on 250+ software applications and edtech tools
  • Training on in-demand Career Skills, such as Time Management and Effective Listening

Gifted and talented

Visit the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented website for more information.

Parent involvement

There are so many different ways for you to get involved at Walnut Glen Academy, whether it is joining the PTA or volunteering at a school sponsored event. Studies have shown that parental involvement can help your child/children do better in school. Take a look at the Garland ISD For Parents page and Walnut Glen Academy's Volunteer Page for more information about how you can get started.

Family and Community Engagement Department

The Family and Community Engagement Department has created a monthly newsletter to connect our community to GISD events and services posted on our website. Please feel free to read this correspondence.  


School Report Card

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 medical care

Students can receive virtual doctor visits straight from the school clinic or from home. 

Sign up for Hazel Health at and
complete the Hazel Health consent form - PDF version to access these services.

Visit Health Services for additional details.

Fentanyl Awareness

Learn about the dangers of Fentanyl and how you can stay safe and spread the message that #OnePillKills.

Visit the GISD Fentanyl Awareness page for additional details.

Be a Garland ISD VIP 

With a special VIP pass, community members can get free general admission to many athletic and Fine Arts events at district facilities.

Visit the Garland ISD 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.