Student Observation Hours Process

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD offers the opportunity to obtain observation hours. If you would like to fulfill your University or Alternative Certification Program observation hours with GCISD, you MUST complete the following:

Steps to Apply for Observation Hours:
1. Complete our online Observation Form.
2. Once your application has been processed, you will receive an approval email from the HR department.

  • All steps must be completed before being on campus to conduct observation hours.
  • GCISD will begin processing observation requests for the 2019-2020 school year, Monday, August 19, 2019. The Observation Form will close, Friday, April 24, 2020.
  • Observation on campuses will start September 3, 2019, and will end May 15, 2020.
  • Late inquiries may be denied based on campus/teacher availability.

Student/Clinical Teacher Process

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD offers Student Teaching placement opportunities for college students and Clinical Teaching placement opportunities for alternative certification candidates.

Steps to Apply for Student/Clinical Teaching:
1. Complete our online Student Teaching Form.
2. Once processed, you will receive an approval email from the HR department.

  • All steps must be completed before being on campus as a Student/Clinical Teacher.
  • The deadline for requesting fall 2019 Student Teaching assignments is May 22, 2019. The deadline for requesting spring 2020 student teaching assignments is November 8, 2019.
  • Please contact our office the semester before your student teaching.
  • Late inquiries may be denied based on campus/teacher availability.