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Congratulations to both our Elementary and our Junior High Campuses for reaching the ultimate peak as Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase Schools!

We at GVISD are not surprised!


  • Through the National Showcase Schools™ awards, Capturing Kids’ Hearts® recognizes and celebrates schools that go the extra mile each day, creating the social-emotional safety on school campuses that is conducive to learning.

  • 325 of U.S. school campuses have been selected as 2020-2021 Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase Schools®.

  • In 1990 a small group of educators experienced the first Capturing Kids' Hearts® training at the Flippen’s home in College Station, Texas. Flip's vision has since grown and today our team introduces Capturing Kids' Hearts® processes to 37,000+ educators each year nationwide.

  • Capturing Kids’ Hearts® is the premier source of professional development for educators nationwide. Through experiential training, expert coaching, and personalized support, Capturing Kids' Hearts® equips professionals in K-12 education to implement transformational processes focused on social-emotional wellbeing, relationship-driven culture, and student connectedness.

  • Capturing Kids’ Hearts® processes provide educators the skills they need to change the trajectory of students’ lives.

  • Campuses implementing Capturing Kids’ Hearts® processes consistently report improvements in academic, behavioral, and cultural outcomes.

  • Because of the rigor of our evaluation process, the Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase Schools® award is both a high aspiration and an exemplary recognition of excellence.

  • Capturing Kids’ Hearts® is proud to recognize the outstanding educators who have dedicated themselves to making a difference in the lives of our children. Please join in and celebrate the remarkable work they have accomplished.