Family Night Out: Laser Quest & Fuddruckers Fundraising Event

Enjoy some fun with your family on February 27th between 4PM and 9PM at LaserQuest and Fuddruckers.  Funds will be donated to the Northside Education Foundation iGniTe fund helping students and teachers with innovative projects.

Volunteers are needed for this event.  We are signing up volunteers for one hour increments between 4:00 – 9:00.  We have 3 different Fuddruckers locations (410/Ingram, Colonade, and Helotes) and Laser Quest (6420 NW Loop 410).  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at with your contact information, location you would like to volunteer at, and time.

TAGT Parent Conferences

Here is information about upcoming TAGT Parent conferences.  Conferences cover necessary skills and issues that affect parents of the gifted and talented.  Students can even attend some of the conferences.  For more information visit this link:


Plano – Saturday, January 18, 2014
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

5236 Tennyson Parkway
Plano, TX 75024

Keynote Speaker: Lisa Van Gemert, American Mensa
“The Five-Headed Dragon: Threats to Giftedness”


Round Rock – Saturday, February 15, 2014
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Walsh Middle School
3850 Walsh Ranch Boulevard
Round Rock, TX 78681

Keynote Speaker: Lisa Van Gemert, American Mensa
“The Five-Headed Dragon: Threats to Giftedness”

Sign Up For Text Message Reminders

We have now added a new dimension to keeping you informed and connected – text messages!  We have set up a GTEAC Remind 101 account where you can receive text messages.  If you would like to receive these messages just follow the directions in this image.  We do not see your information and no spam is sent because this is a safe and educational communicational tool.  Let us know what you think.Remind101

Bowling & Silent Auction Extravaganza

Tomorrow is the day for our fundraiser!  Come out to Bandera Bowl from 2-4 tomorrow (November 2)  to help raise funds for the iGniTe fund.  This fund was established to help our district GT/Enrichment Program with local grants.  The Silent Auction will include 41 items ranging from move tickets, Schlitterbahn Waterpark passes, restaurant certificates, and James Avery jewelry.

For more information see our flyers.

Volunteers Needed

We are in search of volunteers for our Bowling Extravaganza and Silent Auction on November 2.  Volunteer positions and shift times we need to fill:

Set Up for Silent Auction 12:30 – 1:00

Monitoring Silent Auction 1:00-2:00, 2:00-3:00, and 3:00-4:00

Will Call Tickets  1:00-2:30 and 2:30-4:00

Ticket Sales   1:00-2:30 and 2:30-4:00

Lane Assignments  2:30-4:00

If you are interested in volunteering please contact us at with your job and time.  Thank you so much!