• Frequently Asked Questions
  • What time do GT students eat lunch at Drane Learning Center?
    The students will eat lunch at 11:10 am-11:40.
    How will my GT student be assessed?
    Rubrics will be used to assess student projects.  
    Will there be a grade on my child's report card for their GT class?
    No.  There will be a separate GT report card sent home.
    What if my child is late to school and misses the GT bus?
    You will need to drive your child to Drane Learning Center after checking in at your home campus.
    Will there be homework?
    Not normally.  Almost everything will be done in class.
    What if my child is absent?
    Please schedule appointments on other days than the schedule GT day, but if they are absent, we will catch them up when they return.
    What instruction will they miss when they are pulled out for GT?
    Students are not responsible for class work or instruction for the time they miss while at GT
  • Have a question not addressed on this page?
    Please contact us at falonzo@cisd.org or ksimmington@cisd.org.  You may also call Collins Middle School at 903-872-3979 to leave a message for Ms. Alonzo or call Drane Learning Center at 903-874-8281 to leave a message for Mrs. Simmington. 
    Our conference time is from 2:30pm to 3:10pm.