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    Q1 INCOMPLETE RECOVERY OFFICE HOURS
    For students who earned an incomplete during Quarter 1, plan to attend Q1 Incomplete Recovery office hours tomorrow from 12:00pm – 2:00pm. If you have any questions, please reach out to your instructor or your advisor:

    All Freshmen
    Alea Griffin | alea_griffin@dpsk12.net 

    Grades 10-12
    Last Names A – Gh | Khari Wallace | khari_wallace@dpsk12.net
    Last Names Gi – O | Sarah Ozee | sarah_ozee@dpsk12.net
    Last Names P – Z | Michelle Wellman | michelle_wellman@dpsk12.net 

    FALL BREAK
    Fall break is November 23 – 27. We will return to classes on Monday, November 30.  

    Q2 FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
    Q2 Final Exams will be held on December 16 and 17. December 18 is a teacher workday and there is no school for students. Dates and times are listed below and can also be found on our school calendar

    Wednesday, December 16
    Period 1 Final | 8:00am – 9:30am
    Period 2 Final | 11:00am – 12:30pm

    Thursday, December 17
    Period 3 Final | 8:00am – 9:30am
    Period 4 Final | 11:00am – 12:30pm

    JUNIORS/SENIORS: SAT & PSAT/NMSQT SCORE TIMELINES
    Seniors who took the SAT School Day on October 27 should expect to receive emails on November 19 to access their multiple choice scores through their College Board accounts (essay scores will be available approximately a week later).

    Juniors who took the PSAT/NMSQT on October 29 should expect to receive emails on December 7 to access their scores through their College Board accounts.

    Juniors and seniors, be sure your College Board account has a current email address you access often. If you have account-related questions, contact College Board at 866-315-6068.

    DPS MEAL DISTRIBUTION
    Denver Public Schools is providing free weekday breakfast and lunch meals to any child 18  years or younger at curbside locations throughout the city. Pickup is available Monday – Friday 11:00am – 1:00pm unless otherwise noted. Learn more by clicking HERE.

    DESIGN THE 2021 LIMITED EDITION GW T-SHIRT!
    GW needs YOUR help to design our new 2020-2021 school shirt! We are hosting a contest to commemorate the 2020-2021 school year by designing a limited edition GW T-Shirt. Submit a drawing, picture or phrase of what you feel best represents the GW community. How do YOU want to remember this year? Virtual classrooms, masks, a newfound appreciation for community? Show us your creativity! For more info, click HERE

    NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
    GWHS’ chapter of The National Honor Society is now accepting applications for new members! The National Honor Society is a nationwide club that celebrates Character, Scholarship, Leadership and Service. The GWHS NHS is an awesome group of student leaders committed to making a positive difference for students in our school and for the people of our community. We’d love to include you! Qualified candidates have/demonstrate: minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA; commitment to uphold the core values of the National Honor Society; desire to be a force for positive change in our school and community; and willingness to be of service to others. There is a $15 one-time fee (waiver available). Dues pay for cords for graduating seniors, supplies for events and service projects, and our annual club contribution to the GWHS Scholarship Fund. All qualified students are encouraged to apply by clicking HERE! Application deadline is Friday, November 27, 2020. Please join us!

    TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY TO WASHINGTON DC
    GW is thrilled to announce a travel opportunity for current freshmen, sophomores, and juniors to visit our nation’s capitol in the Spring of 2022. Students will not only be able to take in the sights and sounds of Washington DC, but they will also have the unique opportunity to meet our congressional representatives and learn more about the policy-making and legislative process. The informational meeting will be held virtually at 6:00pm on Tuesday, November 17. Please RSVP HERE. If you have specific questions please reach out to Richard_Maez@dpsk12.net.

    SENIOR YEARBOOK SUBMISSIONS OPEN AFTER FALL BREAK – SENIORS
    We have moved the submission window for senior yearbook materials until after Thanksgiving break. Look for information in the Weekly Roundup on Tuesday, December 1. Please email nolan_castanon@dpsk12.net with any questions.

    GWHS FOOD PANTRY THANKSGIVING BASKETS
    The GWHS Food Pantry is offering Thanksgiving Baskets – they will be distributed to interested families on Friday, November 20th for both pick-up or delivery. 

    The food baskets will include a Turkey, pie, mashed potatoes, corn, green beans, yams, canned cranberries & rolls. If you are interested in receiving a basket, please fill out THIS FORM.

    This program could not be possible without our Patriot donors and volunteers. We are so appreciative of your past support and welcome our new supporters. Please SIGN UP to donate or volunteer. Questions? Email Jo-Nell Her

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