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Message from the Coach

The Garland Classical Academy flag football team is responsible for building team character and for showing 110% effort on game days, practices, and in their academic classes. To be a part of the flag football team, you must be a 5th through 8th-grade student. Tryouts are held in the summer and practices are held after school. 

Flag Football Coach: Coach Brown

Message from the Coach

The GCA soccer team practice Three times a week and play games against other teams in the metroplex. We learn to work together as a team, how to communicate, practice good sportsmanship, and build character on and off the field. 

Head coach: Coach Meza

Soccer Information

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Message from the Coaches

Basketball is a sport that uses observation, determination, and the willingness to be coachable and trusted. The athletes encompassed all these traits throughout every game and practice. To be successful and a winner at basketball is not always counted by the scoreboard at the end of the game but by the effort and the willingness to give it your all on the court and in the classroom. We're proud to say that I’ve coached the best group of athletes in the 2019 – 2020 season. 

Let’s Go, Hawks!

Girls Basketball Coach: Coach Bailey

Boys Basketball Coach: Coach Shepard

Cheer Coach: Coach Tijerina

Assistant Coach: Coach Garcia

Extra-Curricular & Clubs

Club Information

The Comic Book Club is for 3rd - 8th graders. 

This club is an opportunity for students to share their enjoyment of art and storytelling with their peers.

Club Activities:

  • Sharing and reading comic books or graphic novels

  • Drawing and inventing comic book characters

  • Learning about the terms and tricks of storyboarding

  • Writing storylines using literary elements

Chess and Checkers Club

The Chess and Checkers Club is for 3rd - 5th graders

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Chess Club Information

The Chess Club is for 6th - 8th graders.

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Club Information

The Crazy 8s Club is for 3rd - 5th Graders. Join Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s, where you'll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess... It's a totally new kind of math club!

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About Future Leaders Outreach Network (FLON)

FLONs overall goal is to equip, empower, inspire and motivate students, the future Emerging and Aspiring Global Leaders and or Entrepreneurs Soaring (EAGLES) to new heights, to avoid all youth risk behaviors in order to stay focused on their dreams. We believe all students are destined in pursuit of their purpose to be successful future leaders and or entrepreneurs.  

Club Information

The Media Club is for 5th - 8th graders.

This club offers an opportunity for students to share their multimedia skills and talents with one another in a safe environment, to use numerous types of technologies (software & equipment) to create multimedia products, and to socialize with scholars who have similar interests.

Club Activities include the following:



Social Communication

Written Communication

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Garland Classical Academy participates in the National Junior Honor Society

NJHS membership is an outstanding opportunity to develop the habits and standards so important to success in high school, college, and a career. Think of it as making yourself #futuready. As an NJHS member, you’ll have exclusive access to robust tools and resources:

  • College admission and financial aid planning options, including webinars and a mini-website called Honor Your Future Now, which you can browse by yourself or with your family for college preparation tips

  • Help with financing your college education through the NJHS Outstanding Achievement Award, which each year recognizes 500 exceptional NJHS members who best reflect the values of membership with a college savings award

  • Service projects, both by the chapter and individual, allow you to build teamwork capabilities, hone project management aptitude, and make friends—all valuable life skills

Leadership development, motivation, and inspiration gained through your own chapter's work as well as three LEAD Conferences and NJHS State Summits held in select locations annually

About Student Council

Student Council promotes leadership, dedication, and school spirit through developing community awareness of student government. The purpose of the student council is to plan and organize activities that will foster the social growth and civic development of the student body.

2020-2021 Officers

Student Body President: TBD

Vice-President: TBD

Secretary: TBD

Treasurer: TBD

Public Relations: TBD

Parliamentarian: TBD

Student Body Representatives: TBD