Are you ready to become a part of the GWHS Cheer Team? Now’s your chance! First, a parent must attend one of the parent meetings in the Community Room: on Friday, September 8, at 5:30pm, or on Saturday, September 9, at 2:00pm.
After the parent meetings, Cheer Clinics will take place Monday, September 11, through Thursday, September 14, from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. Tryouts are in the Gym on Friday, September 15, at 5:00pm, and will cost $3 per student. Remember to submit an updated sports physical before tryouts. Student athletic contracts are available from the Athletic Department. Good luck!
Are you interested in becoming a Team Manager in an energetic, fun, and progressive environment this Fall? If so, then please contact the Boys and Girls Varsity Soccer Coach, Sean Kelty, at email@example.com, or visit the Athletic Office for more details.
The Pandamonium Improv Team is looking for new members! Auditions are September 5 during lunch and September 6 after school, with callbacks on September 7 during lunch. All auditions are in Room 220. No previous improv experience is required, just show up ready to learn!
Please recognize the great work going at George Washington High School by nominating a member of our staff. Be expansive in your writing, as it gives us a fuller picture of the nominee.
Click HERE and fill out the form to submit a nomination. Thank you!
GWHS will be giving the PSAT-NMSQT (National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) to all of our juniors on October 11. In addition, 9th and 10th graders can participate for a fee (waived for students who receive free/reduced lunch).
9th and 10th Graders: If you are a sophomore who would like to take the PSAT/NMSQT test, or a freshman who would like to take the PSAT-9 test, please register by September 15. Students will need to pay $20 to the Treasurer’s Office by September 15. If you receive free or reduced lunch, you don’t need to pay the fee, but you will need to show your waiver to Ms. Vigil by September 15.
11th Graders: You will be registered automatically. You do not need to pay a fee.
Day of Test
All 11th grade Students, along with all 9th and 10th graders who registered, will need to report at 7:30am on October 11 in the main entrance to learn their assigned room. Make sure to come with sharpened #2 pencils and a calculator. The test will be over before noon.
Violence, death, and romance – audition for the Patriot Players’ Fall production of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare! We will be setting Romeo and Juliet in 1920s Chicago, at the height of Al Capone’s career. Anyone may audition. Actors should prepare a one and half minute monologue from any Shakespearean play. Auditions will be held on the stage after school on Thursday, August 31 and Friday, September 1.