Category Archives: Schools

School District addresses billing issue for maintenance to home rented by superintendent

The Grand Prairie ISD administration announced today it has identified an error in billing for maintenance and improvement items made to a home recently acquired as part of a land acquisition for school expansion. The home is being rented to the GPISD superintendent until the home or property it sits on can be utilized for other school related purposes.

Police announce arrest of GPISD teacher for improper relationship with student

Derek Fuller

Grand Prairie police announced today that a Grand Prairie High School teacher has been arrested and charged with Improper Relationship Between Educator and Student and Aggravated Sexual Assault.

College signing day for Young Women’s Leadership Academy’s first graduating class

Math teacher Navonia Thomas leads the first graduating class of the Young Women’s Leadership Academy through a student gauntlet to the college signing day ceremony. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

Grand Prairie ISD’s Young Women’s Leaders Academy hosted its first ever college signing day for its fifteen seniors that are the academy’s first graduating class.

Law Enforcement Torch Run to support Special Olympics visits six schools

Officers Andrew Kwon and Carlos Perez greet students at Sallye Moore Elementary at the Grand Prairie Police Department’s 6th Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

The Grand Prairie Police Department held its sixth annual Law Enforcement Torch Run visiting six schools to support the Grand Prairie ISD’s Penny Challenge to support Special Olympics of Texas.