Category Archives: Schools

GPISD to Conduct Public Hearing on TAPR Report

The Grand Prairie Independent School District Board of Trustees will conduct a public hearing to discuss the 2016-2017 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) as part of its regular meeting on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Nine Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy vocalists make All-State choirs

Nine Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy High School choral students have been named to Texas Music Educators Association Large School All-State Choirs. GPFAA had the second most Large School TMEA-Texas All-State Choir members in the state of Texas.

Keep America Beautiful presents GPISD’s Brenda Townsend with 2018 Youth Recognition Award

Brenda Townsend received a Keep America Beautiful Youth Recognition Award at the Keep America Beautiful National Awards Ceremony, in Dallas, Texas, January 17-19

Grand Prairie Hight School assistant principal nominated for Sterling Shining Star Award


Brenda Fox, Assistant Principal of Grand Prairie High School, has been nominated as a 2017-2018 Sterling Shining Star Award Nominee. The Sterling Shining Star Award is an annual program that recognizes and rewards school district employees that go above and beyond to support children in our schools.