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Board of Trustees names Linda Ellis as Superintendent of Schools

The Grand Prairie ISD Board of Trustees has voted to name Linda Ellis as GPISD Superintendent of Schools.

Ms. Ellis was named the Lone Finalist for the position in April. According to state law, a school board has to wait 21 days before offering a contract.

Prior to being named Interim Superintendent in July 2019, Ms. Ellis served as the District’s Deputy Superintendent of Teaching and Learning and has worked in public education for 26 years.