All GWHS students, staff, families, and community members are invited to attend a presentation of the major building renovation plans at GWHS over the next several years. Principal Scott Lessard will present the scope of changes, share preliminary designs, explain priorities and timing, and host a brief walking tour of where the renovations will take place. If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP HERE.
Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Location: GW Community Room
Details: Snacks, childcare and interpretation services will be provided.
Class of 2018, it’s time to discuss all the fun activities you can participate in during your last year here at GW! Come to the Auditorium on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 during lunch (10:40am – 11:25am) to plan and discuss the senior festivities for this year. Hope to see you all there!
Students! Want to experience A Night in Vegas?? Come out to this year’s Homecoming on Saturday, October 21, 2017, 7:00pm – 10:30pm in the GWHS Gym. Tickets are $25 for Singles and $40 for couples. Guest Approval Forms must be turned in to the School Engagement Office, Room 105A, no later than Friday, October 13, 2017 by 3:00pm. Forms can be picked up in the Main Office, Athletics Office, or the School Engagement Office, Room 105A.
Are you interested in participating in the Girls Soccer Program at George this Spring? The Program will have its first meeting of the year this Friday, September 15 at 2:45pm in the Community Room to discuss off-season opportunities and expectations. If you are interested and cannot attend, then please contact Girls Varsity Head Coach, Sean Kelty, for more information. You can reach him at email@example.com.
The JROTC Raider Challenge Team will hold its first organizing meeting of the year today, Tuesday, September 12, after school in the JROTC Range. The Raider Challenge Team competes against other schools in Crossfit-like events including the obstacle course, the one-rope bridge, and the mile run. The meeting is open to new and old members. Meet at the Range at 2:40pm.
Seniors, are you looking for an affordable photographer to take your senior pictures? Don’t look any further – Mrs. Torres is a professional photographer! If you’d like more information, stop by Room 204.
In addition, Profe will be gifting senior photo sessions to five deserving seniors. All you need to do is have one letter of recommendation from one of your teachers and write a one page essay explaining why you deserve to be considered for a free senior portrait session. The deadline to apply is September 22.
Our yearly celebration of the Hispanic Heritage Month is quickly approaching. We already have a few acts, but would love to see more talent. Can you sing? Dance? Do you know a mariachi band? See Mrs. Torres in Room 204 to sign up and be part of this wonderful presentation, which will take place on November 28.
Freshman and Sophomores who would like to take the PSAT on October 11 need to register by this Friday, September 15th. The fee is $15 for 9th grade PSAT-9 and $20 for 10th Grade PSAT. The test is free if you are on Free/Reduced lunch, you will just need to show your letter. To register, please see the Treasurer by this Friday. All Juniors are automatically registered.
Seniors, are you interested in attending Colorado State University? We’ll be taking a field trip to CSU on Thursday, September 28. You must have a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 to attend. Space for the trip is limited, so stop by the Future Center soon if you’re interested.