Special Olympics

GCISD, A Special Olympics Program




GCISD Special Olympics Information

GCISD participates in the following Special Olympics sports:
Bowling
Basketball
Track and Field 
Swimming

Students must be eight years of age by the start of the season, and meet Special Olympics criteria for participation. 

All athletes must have a current medical form signed by a physician.

Medical/Enrollment Form 

2018 News

Our GCISD Special Olympics team is excited to welcome an additional coach to team Tony Ghaffarian.
Jill Hall will continue to act as our Head of Delegation and assist our Head Coach Trent Edwards in some coaching roles.  
You can reach the coaching staff at gcisd.special.olympics@gcisd.net

Jill Hall jill.hall@gcisd.net
Trent Edwards trent.edwards@gcisd.net
Tony 
Ghaffarian tony.ghaffarian@gcisd.net 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Fall 2018-2019 Calendar Dates, Locations, and Times are subject to change

Date

Time

Event

Location

Oct 25, 2018

9:30am

Secondary Bowling Practice

Main Event, Grapevine

Oct 31, 2018

10:00am-1:30pm

Area Bowling Competition
Ramp bowlers ages 8-15

City View Lanes, Fort Worth

Nov 1, 2018
 10:00am-1:30pm  Area Bowling Competition
Single bowlers ages 8-15
 City View Lanes, Fort Worth
Nov 2, 2018  10:00am-1:30pm  Area Bowling Competition
Ramp and singles bowlers ages 16-21
City View Lanes, Fort Worth 

Dec 6, 2018

6:15pm

Parade of Lights

Main Street, Grapevine

 

Spring 2019 (All dates, times, and locations are tentative and subject to change)

Date

Time

Event

Location

 January 14, 2019  6:00-7:30pm  Basketball tryouts (all athletes are welcome to participate)  Grapevine High School Gym
 January 28, 2019  6:00-7:30pm  Basketball practice  Grapevine High School Gym

January 31- February 3 2019

TBD

Winter games Bowling

Austin, TX

 February 4, 2019
  No Practice  

February 7, 2019

8:30 am

Young Athletes

TBD

 February 11, 2019  6:00-7:30pm   Basketball practice  Grapevine High School Gym

February 16, 2019

12:30-5:00

Basketball Classification
3 on 3 and 5 on 5

Bowie High School, Arlington ISD

February 21, 2019

Athletic Permission Forms due

 February 23, 2019
TBD
Keller Basketball Tournament Multiple locations
 February 25, 2019  6:00-7:30pm  Basketball practice  Grapevine High School Gym

February 28, 2019

10am-5pm

Basketball individual Skills

Lamar HS, Arlington ISD

 March 2, 2019  TBD  Basketball Area Competition Team Play  Eaton HS, Haslet ISD
March 5, 2019
March 6, 2019
 6:00-7:00pm
Track practice  CTMS

March 6, 2019
March 27, 2019

10:00-2:00

Keller Track Meet

TBD

March 20, 2019

9:00am

Mustang Panther Relays

Mustang Panther Stadium


April 3, 2019  6:00-7:00pm  Track practice CTMS 

April 5-6, 2019

TBD

Area Track Meet

Herman Clark Stadium, Fort Worth

May 1, 2019

TBD

Banquet

Grapevine Convention Center

May 2-5, 2019

11:30am

2019 Summer Games (Athletics)

San Antonio, TX

May 17-19, 2019

11:30am

State Basketball

Arlington ISD

2019 Aquatics dates TBD