The goal of the LGISD Curriculum & Instruction Department

is to "Protect the Brand"

by striving for excellence in the instructional process.

Director of Curriculum
Tracy Head

Curriculum Support Team

Stacy Eilers    
Assistant Superintendent

Nicole Ramirez
Director of Special Programs

Nathan Truex
Assistant Principal, High School

Stephanie Kates
GT Coordinator, K-12

Taylor Jensen
CRC Support Specialist

Jill Hutchins    
Instructional Specialist, PK-6 

Tracy Knapik
Instructional Technologist, PK-6

Angie Eichler    
Instructional Technologist, 7-12

Pam Keilers
Librarian Support, 7-12

Amy McCord
Librarian, PK-6


TEKS Resource System

TEKS Resource System is a systematic K-12 curriculum framework which includes the foundational academic subject areas and is aligned to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS). This framework is designed to align the written, taught and tested curriculum and is inclusive of research and best practices.

October 12, 2020 High School Presentation

District Expectations for TEKS Resource System

District Assessment Calendar

Curriculum Tools


Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS)

PK Guidelines

Lead4Ward Streamlined Science TEKS Side-by-Sides (implemented 18-19)


Middle School

High School

Lead4Ward K-8 ELAR TEKS Side-by-Sides (to be implemented 19-20)


Middle School

Lead4Ward 9-12 ELAR TEKS Side-by-Sides (to be implemented 20-21)

High School