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Lunch Menus

September 13, 2014

GRANBURY ELEMENTARY and INTERMEDIATE SCHOOLS

Monday

Chicken Fried Steak Sandwich or Chicken Sandwich, French Fries, Cooked Baby Carrots, Peaches, Milk.

Tuesday

Fajita Soft Taco or Burrito, Pinto Beans, Mixed Vegetables, Fresh Apple, Milk.

Wednesday

Cheese Pizza Stick or Pepperoni Pizza Stick, Corn, Tossed Salad, Ocean Spray Craisins, Milk.

Thursday

Beef Fingers or Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Mandarin Oranges, Milk.

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School trustees adopt lower than expected tax rate

September 6, 2014

The Granbury ISD Board of Trustees adopted a lower than expected rate following a public hearing for the 2014-15 budget at its regular monthly meeting on Aug. 25.

The proposed general operating budget is $59.8 million, but GISD will send approximately $6.1 million in local property tax dollars to the state for “recapture” distribution to other school districts.

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Stowaways to hold dance clinic

September 6, 2014
Stowaways to hold dance clinic

The Stowaways dance and drill team (pictured here at last week’s football game against Azle) will be holding a dance clinic on Friday, Oct. 24. The clinic is open to girls in kindergarten through eighth grade. The clinic will be held from 4:15-5:45 p.m. at the Crossland Ninth Grade Center gymnasium.

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50 Fellas Foodfest this month

September 6, 2014

The Granbury ISD Education Foundation is hosting the second annual 50 Fellas Foodfest on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Granbury Reunion Grounds Courts Cleveland Showbarn.

The adult event will feature 50 teams of two men who will prepare and serve an appetizer, entrée, or dessert of their choice in small one-bite samples.

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This is what we do at The Boys & Girls Club

September 6, 2014

Today a sweet little girl walked in to The Club.

During the school year over 100 kids do this every day between our two locations. This girl, however, walked in to The Club today for only the second time ever.

Imagine yourself being her. She is not yet 7 years old.

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School Menus

September 6, 2014

GRANBURY ELEMENTARY and INTERMEDIATES

Monday

Chicken Rings or Corn Dog, Green Beans, Tossed Salad,

Fruit Cocktail, MIlk.

Tuesday

Cheesebread Stick or Chef Salad with Roll, Carrot Sticks, Mixed Vegetables, Applesauce, Milk.

Wednesday

Cheese Pizza or Pepperoni Pizza, Corn, Tossed Salad, Juice, Milk.

Thursday

Nachos or Chef Salad with Roll, Pinto Beans, Tossed Salad,

Sour Lemon Raisins, Milk.

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School board adopts revised student drug testing policy

August 30, 2014

Granbury School Board trustees adopted changes to the student drug testing policy during its regular monthly meeting on Monday. The revisions increase the penalties for students with positive test results.

All students in grades 7-12 who participate in school-sponsored extracurricular activities must participate in the random testing.

Consequences of positive test results shall be cumulative through the student’s enrollment in middle school and shall begin anew for high school for grades 9-12.

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Ready to Rattle

August 30, 2014
Ready to Rattle

Tolar High School cheerleaders for the 2014-15 school year are (front row, from left) Kayla Snyder, Allison Lee, Madison Kuykendall, Laura Anderson, Madeline Dawson; (second row, from left) Emily Richardson, Cassidy Phillips (head cheerleader), Holly Leatherman; (third row, from left) Tatum Newton, Shelby Nunley, Abby Leatherman.

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Lunch Menus Sept. 1-5

August 30, 2014

TOLAR ISD

Tuesday

Mini Corn Dogs, Oven-Fried Okra, Fruit, Milk.

Wednesday

Ravioli, Bread Stick, Carrots, Celery, Ranch Dressing, Fruit, Milk.

Thursday

Chicken Crispito, Boiled Egg, Pinto Beans, Fruit, Milk.

Friday

Hamburger or Cheeseburger, Tator Tots, Salad, Fruit, Milk.

LIPAN ISD

Tuesday

Popcorn Chicken, Potatoes, Blackeyed Peas, Rolls, Peaches, Milk.

Wednesday

Mini Corn Dogs, Macaroni and Cheese, Ranch Beans, Pineapples, Milk.

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Students look forward to new equipment, opportunities in Granbury schools

August 30, 2014

A number of innovative teaching and school initiatives are being implemented this year in Granbury schools thanks to the Granbury ISD Education Foundation. At the end of last school year, the foundation awarded grants totaling almost $35,000. These grants will fund the purchase of the following equipment and learning opportunities:

STEM Mobile Museum, Science Safari

Oak Woods School

This grant will fund a visit by the MobileEd Productions STEM Museum/Science Safari, a touring program that turns a gymnasium into a hands-on children’s museum focused on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education.

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