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Grape CreekIndependent School District

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Our School Board

School Board Elections Canceled - Unopposed Candidates Elected to Office

         The May 2017 Grape Creek ISD Board Elections have been canceled due to all candidates running unopposed.  Duly elected to office are:

Becky Buck  -   Fred Contreras  -  Diane James  -  Jimmy Hill  - Kacey Doucet
     Becky Buck, Fred Contreras, Diane James and Jimmy Hill were unopposed in the General Election for full four-year terms.  Kacey Doucet was elected for the unexpired four-year term left vacant by Scott Smetana with two years remaining on the term. All will be sworn into office at the June board meeting.  Tom Walker, current board president, chose not to run for re-election.
 Grape Creek ISD Board of Trustees
The Grape Creek ISD Board of Education meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month in the community room at the Administration Building, 8207 U.S. Hwy. 87 North.
Becky Buck appointed Trustee
Becky Buck was appointed a Grape Creek ISD Trustee and sworn in at the regular meeting of the GCISD Board of Trustees November 14, 2016.  She was sworn in by her husband, Tom Green County Justice of the Peace Fred Buck.  Mrs. Buck fills a position vacated by Scott Smetana.  
School Board Candidate Terms

Our board members serve 4-year terms and elections are held in May on odd-numbered years.  

The terms of Mike Diaz, Scott Stephens and Kacey Doucet will expire in May 2019.
The terms of Becky Buck, Fred Contreras, Diane James and Jimmy Hill will expire in May 2021. 
Diane James President

Fred Contreras Vice President

Becky Buck    
Mike Diaz  Trustee

Jimmy Hill Trustee

Scott Stephens    Trustee

Kacey Doucet          Trustee
Angie Smetana       Superintendent
Regular Scheduled Board Meeting Dates
September 11, 2017
January 8, 2018* May 14, 2018
October 9, 2017 February 12, 2018 June 11, 2018
November 13, 2017 March 12, 2018** July 10, 2018
December 11, 2017 April 9, 2018 August 14, 2018
* This meeting will likely be moved **This meeting will likely be moved  

The public is always invited to board meetings.
Audience participation at a board meeting is limited to the public comment portion of the regular meeting.  Persons who wish to make comments to the board shall sign up before the regular meeting begins, indicating the topic about which they wish to speak. Public comment is reserved for regular monthly meetings and not called or special meetings.

Regular meetings, special called meetings or public hearings are posted on the front door of the administration building at 8207 U.S. Hwy. 87 North.

Grape Creek ISD adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operation than last year's tax rate.