The Denver Club of Humanities will be holding their annual Thanksgiving food drive this Saturday, November 11, from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Please stop by either the West parking lot of Denver South High School or the North parking lot of George Washington High School to drop off non-perishable food donations. Thank you!
Friday, November 10 will have a modified schedule. Students will report to their 1st period classes and then head down to the Auditorium to attend a performance of Black. Once the play is over, students will return to their 1st period classes and continue through the modified schedule for the rest of the day. Periods will be timed as follows:
Morning Assembly | 7:30am – 8:40am (70 minutes)
Period 1 | 8:45am – 9:25am (40 minutes)
Period 2 | 9:30am – 10:10am (40 minutes)
Period 3 | 10:15am – 11:00am (45 minutes – extra time allotted for announcements)
Lunch | 11:00am – 11:45am (45 minutes)
Period 4 | 11:45am – 12:25pm (40 minutes)
Period 5 | 12:30pm – 1:10pm (40 minutes)
Period 6 | 1:15pm – 1:55pm (40 minutes)
Period 7 | 2:00pm – 2:40pm (40 minutes)
Period 8 | 2:45pm – 3:25pm (40 minutes)
This November 15 session is the second in GW’s Teen Mental and Emotional Health Series for students, parents, guardians, and community members.
The GW mental health team will present the warning signs of suicide and depression, current trends and data, and special populations at greater risk for depression and suicide. Sherri Cole from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will share her professional expertise in this field, along with her own personal story of losing a child to suicide.
Snacks, childcare, and interpretation services will be provided. If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP HERE.
Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: GW Library
Reminder: Friday, November 3 is a non-student contact day. This time has been set aside for parent/teacher conferences by phone or walk-in appointments. Teachers will be available 7:15am – 3:15pm, during which time parents are welcome to either call or visit to discuss their students’ progress so far this year.
Planning to audition for GW’s upcoming musical, Annie? Get your voice in shape at vocal workshops after school on Monday, October 30, Wednesday, November 1, and Monday, November 6th. Come to the choir room to learn some warmups, work on general technique, and get advice for your audition.
Are you interested in an internship, mentorship, or youth apprenticeship? If the answer is yes, come have a slice of pie and attend our first CareerConnect event on Wednesday, November 8, from 5:30pm – 6:30pm in the GW Cafeteria. Current GW CareerConnect students will be sharing their stories and big takeaways after spending last summer in CareerLaunch Internships and CareerCoach Mentorships with some of Denver’s top employers. All GW CareerConnect and non-CareerConnect students and parents are welcome to come learn more about CareerConnect Programming! Please RSVP HERE or email Pathway Director Gideon Geisel at firstname.lastname@example.org.