ATTENTION REMOTE LEARNERS -- If you are using a GISD WiFi hotspot, it will be deactivated TODAY (Friday, Nov. 20) at 2:00PM. All GISD hotspots will be reactivated after the Thanksgiving break on Monday, Nov. 30 at 8:00AM.
NOTICE REGARDING GAME TIME -- KICKOFF IS 7:30PM -- Tickets for tonight's football playoff game incorrectly show a start time of 7pm. Kickoff is 7:30PM in Cuero. #GoBuffs
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football vs Sinton this Friday night at Cuero - Gobbler Stadium. (pre-sale only, limited tickets available) https://bit.ly/BuffsVsSinton
Please help Giddings High School Remember, Honor, and Teach on Saturday, December 19, 2020 by sponsoring a wreath, volunteering, or inviting friends to help. https://www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/166637
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football vs Manor New Tech this THURSDAY night at Smithville Tiger Stadium. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/BuffsVsManor
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football vs Navasota this Friday night at Navasota Rattler Stadium. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/BuffsAtNavasota
The Lady Buffs will leave GHS at 4:20pm on Tuesday. They will drive through the 77/290 intersection and head for Navasota to take on Madisonville for the Area Championship. Help send them off to victory by gathering to cheer them on along Hwy 290. #GoBuffs
This week, advance purchase of tickets is required for the Freshman Football game in La Grange tomorrow (Thursday). The link to purchase is: https://bit.ly/FreshmanBuffsAtLG
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football vs La Grange this Friday night at Buffalo Stadium. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/BuffsVsLaGrange
The Lady Buffs Varsity Volleyball team will play Lake Belton in Cameron for the Bi-District Championship. The game is on Thursday at 6:30 pm. Tickets available here: http://bit.ly/LadyBuffsVsLakeBelton
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football @ Smithville this Friday night at Tiger Stadium. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/BuffsAtSmithville
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football vs Cuero this Friday night at Buffalo Stadium. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/BuffsVsCuero
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football vs Gonzales this Friday night at Buffalo Stadium (Homecoming). Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/BuffsVsGonzales.
Ticket window closes at 10am! Last chance to buy tickets for Buffs @ Navarro! Make the trip to cheer on the Buffs in this great football weather! (Next week is a bye, so no football till Oct 9) https://bit.ly/Buffs-at-Navarro
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football @ Navarro this Friday night. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. https://bit.ly/Buffs-at-Navarro
Tickets are on sale now for this Friday's football game as the Buffs host the Caldwell Hornets. Online ticket sales only. http://bit.ly/BuffsVsCaldwell
The Giddings Buffaloes varsity football at Taylor will be livestreamed tonight. Kickoff is at 7:30pm. The pre-game broadcast will begin at 7:00 pm. You can find the livestream on the KGID website (via Vimeo) http://bit.ly/KGID-Buffaloes-Football
TICKET WINDOW CLOSING SOON! Tickets for the Giddings Buffaloes @ Taylor are only available for purchase ONLINE until 10:30am this morning (Friday). https://bit.ly/Buffs-at-Taylor
UPDATE for Buffs Varsity Football @ Taylor!! There will be NO tickets sold at the gate! Tickets are available ONLINE ONLY. There are a limited number of tickets available. http://bit.ly/Buffs-at-Taylor
The Giddings Buffaloes varsity football at Columbus will be livestreamed tonight. Kickoff is at 8:00pm (weather delay from the scheduled time of 7:30). The pre-game broadcast will begin at 7:30 pm. You can find the livestream on the KGID website (via Vimeo) http://bit.ly/KGID-Buffaloes-Football OR you can find it on YouTube live (KGID channel) http://bit.ly/Buffs-at-Columbus-YouTubeLive
Tickets on sale now for Buffs Varsity Football @ Columbus this Friday night. Pre-sale only, limited tickets available. http://bit.ly/Buffs-at-Columbus
Buffs vs Bellville football livestream can be found on KGID.fm or youtube live: http://bit.ly/BuffsFootball-Live -- Broadcast starts at 7pm
Tickets for the home football game this week (Buffs vs Bellville) are now available for public sale. The link for purchase can be found on the GISD website or can be accessed directly here: http://bit.ly/BuffsVsBellville
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR ALL GISD PARENTS PARENTS: CHANGES WILL NOT BE MADE TO THE DECISION FOR REMOTE OR IN-CLASS LEARNING AFTER 3:00 PM TODAY, TUESDAY, AUGUST 25 2020. Campus Counselors must have final selections in order to complete schedules and balance classes. After 3:00 pm today, no further changes will be allowed until the end of the first six weeks.
Here is the current list of all Meetings and Orientations that will take place THIS WEEK across GISD: https://5il.co/k299
Plans are under development for the 2020-21 school year, pending guidelines from the state. Today's GISD Press Release can be found here: https://www.giddings.txed.net/article/263014?org=giddings-isd
Congratulations to GHS Graduates of 2020: “Here is the advantage you have over other students who are entering this world. You are a Buffalo! You are a winner! You are going to compete and fight for everything you have in life!” https://youtu.be/lw-BdvD4F8w
The GHS Class of 2020 Commencement Ceremony scheduled for Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 9AM will be available for viewing via livestream on the GISD facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/gisdbuffaloes/
PACKET PICKUP TOMORROW - MEALS NEXT WEEK -- Because of the sever weather today, all GISD campuses will have a packet pickup tomorrow, Wednesday, May 13, from 11:00a to 12:30p for parents and students to pick up work packets, return work, and return textbooks & library books.
MEAL SERVICE NOW CANCELLED -- Due to the continuation of Severe Weather Warnings, we have decided to discontinue the meal pickup immediately. Stay Safe!
MEAL PICKUP EXTENDED TO 12:30. Packet pickup cancelled for today. Continue to monitor website and social media for possible re-scheduling for later in the week.
PACKET & MEAL PICKUP SUSPENDED DUE TO TORNADO WARNING! Services to resume when warning expires unless it extends past noon.
Giddings ISD would like to thank Hal Bowman for the motivational words he recently shared with our faculty and staff. We would like to share his message and words of encouragement with the entire GISD community in the hope that you might also find nuggets of wisdom in his message that will encourage you during this challenging time in our lives. Hal reminds us “The greater the challenge, the greater the lesson.” Thank you Hal for your message, and thank you to the families of GISD for your support in helping us in our mission to educate your children. Watch here: https://bit.ly/BowmanMessage
Good afternoon. Giddings Independent School District has announced that all facilities will be closed to everyone other than essential staff until further notice. All GISD campuses will be providing home based lessons for students. Teachers are busy preparing those lessons this week. Details on how to access those lessons will be provided at a later time. Meal service for students will begin on Monday, March 23. Drive-thru pick-up will be available at the Giddings Elementary School at the north side bus lane from 9am through noon Monday through Friday. Per Texas Department of Agriculture guidelines, children receiving meals must be present in the vehicle. More details of meal service are available on the GISD website.
In the event of another school closure, the district will be offering instruction while at home. Please take the time to complete this survey. It will help us determine technology capabilities as we design lessons. The district will be exploring both hi-tech and low-tech (pencil & paper) activities. Thank you for time in helping us to serve you in the best way possible. http://bit.ly/GISD-TechSurvey
All GISD schools will be closed for the remainder of the week. UIL has also postponed all competitions. Additionally, practices, rehearsals, and workouts that occur outside the school day also postponed. Classes will resume at their normal time beginning on Monday, March 23. Buses will run on their regular schedules. If you or a member of your immediate family has traveled outside of the area in the last 14 says, please check the GISD website for return-to-school guidelines. As always, if you have fever, cough, or have trouble breathing, stay at home and seek medical attention.
Parents: Did you get pictures of your child dressed for the 100th day of school? Please email pictures to Mrs. Floyd. email@example.com Thanks!
Need to contact your child's teacher? Here's the GIS staff contact information. We are excited to partner with our parents for a successful spring semester. Thank you for your support! https://www.giddings.txed.net/o/gis/staff
GMS 6th grade Pre-Athletics students will compete in an intramural flag football game on Thursday, Oct. 24th. The 30 minute game will be at Buffalo Stadium beginning at 4:15.
Giddings ISD mourns the loss of a student. Full article here: https://www.giddingsisd.net/article/146160?org=giddings-isd&fbclid=IwAR0h99kEN34n8K2sKrdSQG2VseY9xuHCM8qrTJBY1pnQPVobEK9kexlEyZY
No School Monday October 14th!!
Be sure and read the GISD letter to parents and guardians regarding recent social media rumors. http://giddingsisdtx.apptegy.us/article/143307?org=giddings-isd
UPDATE - Texas Word Wrangler Festival : The hours for the Texas Word Wrangler Festival for tomorrow (Saturday) will be 9am to 3pm.
There will be an informational orientation for parents/guardians of Gifted and Talented students on TUESDAY September 10 at 6 PM at the Giddings Elementary Cafeteria.
Have a Wonderful Weekend! Click the link for the What's Up Weekly newsletter. https://www.smore.com/9580e
Reminder! No School Monday September 2nd! Enjoy your Holiday!
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Welcome to our new Website - we're excited to be building this from the ground up, and looking forward to sharing what's happening at your local school