After 1247 student votes, the spirit week days are as follows:
Monday – PJ Day
Tuesday – Twin Tuesday
Wednesday – Meme Day
Thursday – College/Career Day
Friday – Rep Your Class Color Day (Seniors – Black, Juniors – Green, Sophomores – White, Freshmen – Yellow)
Happy Homecoming Week!!!
The GW Volleball program is hosting a fundraiser on Thursday, October 26, from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Dave & Buster’s, 2000 S. Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO, 80222. A portion of proceeds from food, non-alcoholic beverages, and power cards will go to support the GW Volleyball team. Wear your school colors and support the Patriots!
See Shakespeare’s classic tale of star-crossed lovers reimagined in 1920s Chicago. Gatsby meets the Bard in this tale of love in a world of violence. The Patriot Players have raised the bar yet again with this challenging tragedy. After school shows on Tuesday and Wednesday at 3:30pm are free for all who wish to attend. Regular performances are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:00pm, with a special matinee performance on Saturday at 2:00pm. Student discount tickets are $6, and regular price tickets are $8. See you in Verona!
On October 26, GW will be hosting a discussion on Latino mental health at 5:00pm in the Community Room. Hannah Hutson will facilitate this conversation for Latino parents and students. Sarah Hartman, a school social worker at George, will be available for support, to answer questions, and to direct families to resources they may need. This forum is intended to help Latino students feel comfortable discussing stress and feelings of depression, and to open up communication between students and parents on the topic of mental health. Coffee and cookies will be provided!
Are you an NHS member looking for service hours? On Saturday, October 21, The Baha’i Center of Metro Denver is seeking student volunteers to help staff their annual celebration, held at the Denver Baha’i Center on 225 E Bayaud Ave, Denver, CO, 80209. The Center needs student volunteers to assist and support at this street fair style event. There will be food booths, fun centers for children, a bouncy castle, and more! If you’d like to be part of this celebration and earn service hours, please contact Gwen Kramer at (303) 744-6456 for more information.
The GW Student Advising Network is holding a Senior Boot Camp this Wednesday, October 11, starting at 8:00am in the gym. This is a required event for seniors, who will gain an in depth understanding of college admissions, FAFSA, the various forms of financial aid, and college essay writing. An opportunity to complete and submit your college applications will be offered at the end of the day.
Registration rosters for the October 11 PSAT are posted by the library. This includes all juniors, along with all those freshman and sophomores who registered. Room assignments will be posted on October 10 by the library and main entrance.
Every PSAT student needs to report to school at 7:30am with a pencil, an approved calculator, and their ID. Testing should be done between 11:00am and 12:00pm, except for extended time rooms. Tuesday, October 10 will be an odd block day to compensate for our Wednesday testing. For any questions, please come to Room 203.