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Here at The Girls' School of Austin, we make significant use of the cultural, artistic, and educational resources across Austin.

GSA Rocks! Annual Girls’ School Gala Smashes Records.

Families, faculty and friends of The Girls’ School of Austin rocked out on Sat., April 9 at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center. Co-chairs Nicola Davies and Shannon Cunningham master-minded the annual gala’s music themed party, inspiring guests to pay homage to the legends of Rock ‘n Roll. From the ‘name that song’ game show entertainment to a rollicking live auction that helped the event raise a record breaking $140,000, “GSA Rocks!” was a party that would make even Rock ‘n Roll Hall of famers proud.

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GSA Wins Big at Regional and National Scholastic Art and Writing Competitions

Students from The Girls’ School of Austin received a plethora of awards from the regional scholastic art and writing awards this year. The Girls School of Austin was well represented at the Regional Scholastic Art Award Ceremony held on January 24, 2016 in the Helm Fine Arts Center at St. Stephen’s Episcopal School.

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One Shoe Drive Collects Goods to Re-Use, Re-Sell, and Recycle

This January the 7th grade at The Girls’ School of Austin organized a used shoe and clothing drive benefitting Central Texas Goodwill.

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Heart Gift Recipient Visits 2nd Grade at GSA

GSA’s second grade were visited by a recipient of Heart Gift this November.  Every year a mircogrant is presented to classes who reach full participation in the Firebird Fund. Students decide where they would like to donate their funds and last year’s first grade choose Heart Gift. Their gift helped them invest in the life of another girl and make her surgery possible.

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GSA Students Receive Honors at Math Pentathlon Competitions

Third, fourth and fifth grade students from GSA participated in the regional Math Pentathlon competition this spring. The Mathematics Pentathlon is a program of math games that are designed to strengthen math concepts and problem solving skills. Thirty-five students participated many received awards including: five hall of fame awards, six gold medals, thee silver medals, five bronze medal, four honorable mentions and nine pentathlete awards. Congratulations to all who participated, their math teachers, Shanna Prewitt, Rachel, Lee, Anne Seekatz and math coordinator, Dana Burke.

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