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

August 31, 2018

 

All Medicals Due

 

August 30, 2018

6:30pm

Welcome Back Parents Meeting

Professional Development Education Center

Sept 18, 2018

 

Bowling Practice Permission Forms and Parent Packet Paperwork Due

 

Sept 27, 2018

9:30am

Elementary Bowling Practice

Main Event, Grapevine

Oct 2, 2018

7:30 pm

Fall Classic Swim Practice ONLY

GCISD Swim Center

Oct 4, 2018

9:30am

Secondary Bowling Practice

Main Event, Grapevine

Oct 9, 2018

7:30 pm

Fall Classic Swim Practice ONLY

GCISD Swim Center

Oct 15, 2018

7:30pm

Fall Classic Swim Practice ONLY

GCISD Swim Center

Oct 18, 2018

9:30am

Elementary Bowling Practice

Main Event, Grapevine

Oct 18-20, 2018

 

Fall Classic

College Station

Oct 25, 2018

9:30am

Secondary Bowling Practice

Main Event, Grapevine

Oct 31- Nov 2, 2018

 

Area Bowling Competition

City View Lanes, Fort Worth

Dec 6, 2018

6:15pm

Parade of Lights

Main Street, Grapevine

 

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

Date

Time

Event

Location

January 18, 2019

Basketball Permission Forms due

Basketball and Athletic practice dates TBD

January 31- February 3 2019

TBD

Winter games Bowling

Austin, TX

February 7, 2019

8:30 am

Young Athletes

TBD

TBD

TBD

Keller Basketball Tournament

TBD

February 16, 2019

TBD

Basketball Classification

TBD

February 21, 2019

Athletic Permission Forms due

March 1, 2019

TBD

Basketball individual Skills

Arlington ISD

TBD

TBD

Basketball Area Competition

TBD

TBD

TBD

Keller Track Meet

TBD

TBD

9:00am

Mustang Panther Relays

Mustang Panther Stadium

TBD

TBD

Area Track Meet

New Venue

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