The district held a two-day reunification training facilitated by The “I Love U Guys” Foundation in late June.

Funded by a special grant, the training demonstrated best practices for handling, organizing and reunifying students and staff who have experienced human-caused, technological or natural disasters.

According to the district, this training would allow for a unified response between the district and law enforcement.

In other news

In partnership with Lone Star Circle of Care, the district Health & Wellness Center at Richarte High School is offering physical-only exams to GISD students for $35 this summer.

These appointments will satisfy the physical health exam requirement for GISD athletics, career and technical education classes, and fine arts programs.

To schedule an appointment, families can call 512-688-6250.