News and Announcements

Giddings ISD Public Meetings

Giddings ISD will hold two public meetings prior to the Board meeting on February 21, 2019 in the GISD Board Room.

At 6:30 PM, a meeting will be held to discuss the District's rating on the state's financial accountability system. At 6:45 PM, a meeting will be held to discuss the Texas Academic Performance Report.

The public is invited to attend.
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Gifted and Talented Program Nominations

The Giddings ISD would like to offer you the opportunity to assist us in locating children who are potential candidates for the Giddings ISD program for gifted and talented students in grades K-11 for the upcoming school year.

These are students who are achieving beyond that which may be expected of their classmates in general intellectual ability and creative and productive thinking. Nominated students must be currently enrolled in Giddings ISD. (click the headline to download the form)
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School Board Recognition Month

January 2019 is School Board Recognition Month—the theme for the month is Planting Seeds of Success.

This is a great time to focus on the crucial role the elected board of trustees plays in the success of our communities and schools. Please take some time to show our school board members you appreciate their dedication and hard work.

Giddings ISD would like to take this opportunity to thank these local leaders for devoting time to serving our local schools as well as supporting our students and staff. Thank You, Mr. Mark Johnson, Mrs. Pat Jackson, Mrs. Mary Ellen Whitsel, Mr. Roy Kruemcke, Mr. Martin Rangel, Mr. Spencer Schneider, and Mr. Jason Locke for your service and your role in helping students in GISD soar for success.
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Giddings ISD Mourning the Loss of Phyllis Simmonds

Giddings ISD is mourning the loss of Phyllis Simmonds. Mrs. Simmonds peacefully passed away on December 27, 2018 at her home in Lincoln.

During her 30 years as a teacher in Giddings I.S.D., Mrs. Simmonds made a tremendous impact on generations of Giddings I.S.D. students. She will be missed by not only the staff and students of Giddings I.S.D. but by the entire community.

A service to celebrate her life will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Giddings High School.
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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

We would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

We have a two-hour early release scheduled for December 19th. We will be closed for the holidays from December 20th-January 4th. Our staff will return on Monday, January 7th for a Staff Development Day and students are scheduled to return on Tuesday, January 8th.

We hope you have a safe and happy holiday!
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Early Release-Friday, November 30, 2018

The GHS Varsity Football Team will be playing Silsbee in the third round of the playoffs at Texan Drive Stadium in Porter, TX (New Caney ISD) on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 7:30 PM.

The band, cheerleaders, and buffalo gals will also be traveling to the game. In order to provide enough buses and drivers to safely transport these students to the stadium by game time, we will need to release school 2 hours early.

All campuses will dismiss their students 2 hours early on Friday, November 30, 2018. Buses will also run two hours early. As always, the safety of our students is our number one priority.
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Football Playoffs vs. Houston Washington

The GHS Varsity Football Team captured the district championship on Friday night with a 23-14 victory over the school down south.

The Buffaloes will face Houston Washington in the first round of the playoffs on Thursday, November 15th, at 7:00 PM at Buffalo Stadium in Giddings, Texas. Please come out and support the Buffaloes.

Season ticket holders may purchase their reserved tickets at the high school until noon on Wednesday, November 14th. After Wednesday at noon, all reserved tickets will be available for purchase by the public.

General Admission tickets will be $6 and Reserved Seats will be $8.
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