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Gary, TX
Students enrolled: 451

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132 Bobcat Trail
Gary, TX 75643

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(903) 685-2291
(903) 685-0040
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Amount of homework: Too much
June 05, 2015
I am not a fan of homework. I believe that after an 8 hour day, a child should be free to go home and play, explore, rest, or do other activities.

- submitted by a parent
Develops respect: Agree
June 05, 2015
As a parent of students and substitute, I have experienced a surprising amount of respect from the student body.

- submitted by a parent
Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
June 05, 2015
I haven't met one teacher here that didn't love their students and the students love them. Gary has the luxury of being selective and have done a wonderful job of choosing a caring, motivated staff.

- submitted by a parent
Develops honesty: Strongly agree
June 05, 2015
The faculty hold high expectations for the students and provide many opportunities to be a part of the community.

- submitted by a parent

June 05, 2015
My kids have attended 3 years now. I love the individual attention each student receives and the intimateatmosphere. It has the feel of a private school and I am more than impressed with the high values. The older kids help the younger ones and there are so many polite high school and junior high students. Great things are happening here. There have been many recent updates in the last few years. I am excited to be a part of this district. As for safety concerns, that was addressed last year. All doors are locked with magnetic keys, there is full video surveillance on campus, and the staff is armed to protect the students by any force necessary.

- submitted by a parent

March 29, 2015
Gary's small size offers more individual student attention and still has ample funds for nice, often new, buildings, equipment and transportation. Granted that the size does limit their athletics program to some degree, but the facilities for softball, tennis and basketball are excellent. The baseball field which features a modern, covered armchair seating area, turf infield, and electronic video scoreboard would be the envy of some small colleges.

- submitted by a community member

December 15, 2008
i think that in all most teachers try to do their best but there are a few who are condesending. also some do pick their favorite and it seems very unfair sometimes when you could be doing better in class then another student yet your the one who they are always getting on to weather you do something or not. not the kid who is acting up and failing..

- submitted by a student

October 24, 2008
To many Aide's teaching the students instead of qualified teachers, students out of class way to much, school safety needs major improvement.

- submitted by a parent

June 13, 2008
well its a good school in all but they play alot of favorits if one kid that they like does somthing wrong they are fine to go but if i do somthing wrong i get into alot of trouble.

- submitted by a student

January 02, 2008
Very dissatified with the academic program, very limited electives. Some teachers are very rude to students. All sports except football and softball. Safety and discipline needs improvement.

- submitted by a parent

September 04, 2007
I think the school's academic procedure is a good one for my daughter. They are willing to help each child who are having problems in a subject that may be confusing them, and give each child individual attention without making them feel separated from the class.

- submitted by a parent

May 22, 2007
An excellent school. Music and all sport available except football. Parent involvement is outstanding.

- submitted by a parent

August 01, 2005
Not satisfied with the Academic Program for the average student. No music or art available in this school. Not enough variety of sports. It's either Basketball or Baseball and not much else.

- submitted by a parent

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Gary School
132 Bobcat Trail, Gary, TX  75643
(903) 685-2291
Last modified Gary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Gary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 18 reviews. Top