Upper School Events

Events are listed in the order that they occur during the course of the school year. Events like Spirit Nights and Coffee with the Headmaster that recur throughout the year can be found at the bottom of the page.

We also have printable Calendar of Upper School Events available using the links below.

Semester 1 Upper School Events2022-2023

New Family Orientation

New Family Orientation

New students and their families are invited to join us for a 45 minute introduction to Great Hearts Irving before joining our returning families for Meet the Teacher.

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Meet the Teacher

Meet the Teacher

Meet the teacher is an opportunity to come to campus before the school year starts to find and set up your locker, collect your textbook, and meet your teachers!

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Curriculum Night

Curriculum Night

Curriculum Night offers our parents an opportunity to get a glimpse into the curriculum and instruction their students are experiencing each day at school.

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Culture Weeks

Culture Weeks

A time for our whole school to come together!

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ESL Night

ESL Night

Each year, we invite parents of English Language Learners into our building for ESL Night to provide an introduction to our English as a Second Language program here at Great Hearts Irving.

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High School Cookout

High School Cookout

The High School Cookout is a great time for our high school students (and rising high school students in the spring!) to enjoy an afternoon with their peers and their teachers.

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Fall Festival

Fall Festival

An afternoon spent with friends enjoying games, crafts, food, petting farm, the annual teacher dessert auction, and more!

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Conferences

Conferences

Our annual conferences are an opportunity for parents and teachers to partner on students' academic progress.

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Homecoming Week

Homecoming Week

A week to celebrate being a Mustang!

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Homerathon

Homerathon

11th & 12th Grade Curricular Celebration

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Texas History Celebration

Texas History Celebration

7th Grade Curricular Celebration

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Theometha

Theometha

Students and faculty enjoy and discuss the art of film by together.

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Symposium

Symposium

A time specifically dedicated to special topics related to classical education at Great Hearts Irving Upper School.

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National Honors Society Winter Coat Drive

National Honors Society Winter Coat Drive

Donate your gently used coats to keep others warm this winter.

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Fine Arts Winter Fête

Fine Arts Winter Fête

A celebration of our students accomplishments in Drama, Music, and Art.

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Middle School Holiday Celebration

Middle School Holiday Celebration

6-8th grade students are invited to Ground Control Trampoline Park on Friday, December 10th for a Holiday Glow Night Party! Sign up & waiver required.

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Folkmoot

Folkmoot

The Folkmoot is our annual 8th grade curricular celebration. Students gather in camaraderie to read selections from Beowulf, delight in a medieval feast, engage in various feats of strength, and enjoy the simple wonder of a fire with gooey s’mores. This year's Folkmoot will be held on Friday, January 21st.

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Floresco

Floresco

Floresco means "I bloom" and is our annual gala fundraising event for our parent community. Stay tuned for more information about the much-anticipated return of Floresco in 2022!

About Floresco
Spirit Events

Spirit Events

Spirit Events are an opportunity to show your Mustang pride and support Great Hearts Irving.

Spirit Event Details
Field Day Details

Field Day Details

At Great Hearts Irving, we believe that a holistic and humane education is one that seeks to cultivate health and strength not only in the mind and heart, but also in the body. Field Day is a celebration of the outdoors and physical activity.

Field Day Details
Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week is a time to shower our amazing teachers with love and gratitude for their tireless efforts on behalf of our students throughout the year. Help us honor our teachers May 3rd-7th.

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Information Night

Information Night

Prospective Parents are invited to either Great Hearts Irving campus for an information night on Tuesday, November 16th beginning at 6pm. We hope to see you there!

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Promenade

Promenade

Great Hearts Irving Juniors and Seniors are cordially invited to Promenade 2021 to be held in the Mandalay Room at the Omni Mandalay in Las Colinas on Friday, April 30th, 2021.

Prom Details
TCBY Summer Grade Level Meet-Ups

TCBY Summer Grade Level Meet-Ups

Meet students and parents from your grade level at our PSO organized grade level meet-ups!

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Graduation

Graduation

Congratulations to our graduating seniors, Class of 2021! We look forward to celebrating your accomplishments!

Graduation Details
8th Grade Dinner and Award Ceremony

8th Grade Dinner and Award Ceremony

The 8th Grade Dinner and Award Ceremony honors the 8th grade students as they complete their final year as Middle School students.

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Middle School Spring Swing

Middle School Spring Swing

Our 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade students are invited to swing the night away!

Spring Swing Details
An Evening at Netherfield

An Evening at Netherfield

A 10th Grade Curricular Celebration

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Punch Bowl

Punch Bowl

A 9th Grade Curricular Celebration

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World Cultures Day

World Cultures Day

A 6th Grade Curricular Celebration

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