Tag: Dr. Demetrus Liggins

Image courtesy of Greenville Independent School District and the Greenville Herald-Banner.

Upcoming Election Will be Critical to School Finance

Our readers have asked, “what is up with the school board?” There are several things voters must keep in mind before going to the polls for early voting and election day on November 6th. Dr. Liggins said, “students are thriving and are making academic gains. Texas has rated the District […]

The Katherine G. Johnson STEM Academy will move to Crockett School in September. Image courtesy of GISD.

K. G. Johnson STEM Academy to Move

After an exciting grand opening in July 2017, the Katherine G. Johnson STEM academy is moving.  Greenville Independent School District spent millions to renovate the former Paris Jr. College Campus in Greenville. The move to Crockett Elementary this fall is said to be a cost saving measure. “It will be a […]

Assistant Superintendent Karen Cummings administers the Oath of Office to newly elected school board President John Kelso and Aaron Adel, Vice president. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

School Board Reorganized

A sea of red tee shirts reading “#Fight for Frau” greeted the school board as they filed in for the public meeting at the Wesley Martin Administration conference room.  A few other attendees had black shirts reading “Make GISD Great”. At one time several hundred people crowded the meeting room. […]

Students meet with Dr. Liggings, GISD Superintendent to celebrate a dress code change starting next school year. Image courtesy of GISD.

School Dress Code Relaxed

Greenville High School students started the week celebrating when they heard some great news from the superintendent: Next year, all Greenville ISD students will have Free Dress Mondays! AND students will be able to wear solid polo shirts in any color the other days of the week, along with the other dress […]

The public has a chance to ask the forensic audit team "what happened to millions of dollars in the school budget"?

School Board Audit Tonight

In a little less than twelve hours the Greenville Independent School District will introduce the forensic audit team to the public at a special forum to be held at the high school auditorium at 6 PM tonight. Greenville ISD spokesperson, Helen Williams reports, “Columbus A. Alexander III, CPA and Certified […]