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  • P3 Celebrates Volunteer Engagement at George

    P3 Celebrates Volunteer Engagement at George Last night, George parent and community member volunteers gathered with GW administrative leaders for tributes, toasts, and a few tears to celebrate and reflect…

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  • April Employee of the Month – Marjorie Lane

    April Employee of the Month – Marjorie Lane Congratulations to Marjorie Lane for winning Employee of the Month! Please use the form HERE to nominate a staff member who is…

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  • GW Hosts First Annual Culture Fest

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  • GW Hosts Denver Gay Men’s Chorus for LGBTQ+ Assembly

    GW Hosts Denver Gay Men’s Chorus for LGBTQ+ Assembly In collaboration with the Denver Gay Men’s Chorus, GW and the GW Gay-Straight Alliance organized George’s first school-wide LGBTQ+ community assembly. GSA members and…

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  • GW Hosts Annual Go Green Day to Improve Campus Grounds

    GW Hosts Annual Go Green Day to Improve Campus Grounds GW’s annual Go Green Day went off with a hitch. 55 students and about 25 adults embraced the snow with…

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  • Reporter from Channel 9 News Visits GW IBLA

    Reporter from Channel 9 News Visits GW IBLA Sonia Gutierrez, a reporter from Channel 9 news, shared her story with students from the International Baccalaureate Latino Association (IBLA) during their…

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  • GW Students Challenge Gender Narratives for Women’s Week

    GW Students Challenge Gender Narratives for Women’s Week This month at George, with the backdrop of the #MeToo movement as context, the school community participated in a series of important…

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  • Students Deliver Messages to GW Staff for #DPSConnects

    Students Deliver Messages to GW Staff for #DPSConnects According to Sources of Strength, 2% to 3% of students in any given school do not identify any other students as friends and…

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  • Junior AVID Club Partners with Special Olympics Student Athletes

    Junior AVID Club Partners with Special Olympics Student Athletes The Junior AVID Club partnered with the severe needs special education students to compete in the Special Olympics Track and Field Event…

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  • JROTC Finishes Year Strong at Rocky Mountain Drill Meet

    JROTC Finishes Year Strong at Rocky Mountain Drill Meet Congratulations to the JROTC Drill Teams that competed in the Rocky Mountain Drill Meet at the Denver Coliseum last Saturday, April…

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  • Former DPS Cadet Teaches Current GW Cadets

    Former DPS Cadet Teaches Current GW Cadets On April 11, DPS Safety and Security Officer John Peters was in familiar territory when he visited GWHS’s 2nd period JROTC class. As…

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  • GW Robotics Team Featured on CBS Channel 4 News

    GW Robotics Team Featured on CBS Channel 4 News Congrats to Robotics Club for making it to the playoffs in their second regional in a row! They lost in the…

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  • Patriot Pairs Mentoring Program Honors Dr. Peter Peterson

    Patriot Pairs Mentoring Program Honors Dr. Peter Peterson On Sunday, April 8, the Patriot Pairs Mentoring Program honored Dr. Peter Peterson at his church, the First Universalist Church of Denver.…

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  • On the Red Rocks with the Outdoor Adventure Club

    On the Red Rocks with the Outdoor Adventure Club The Outdoor Adventure Club made a trip out to the Red Rocks for a light hike after school on Tuesday, March…

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  • AVID Students Compete in Optimist Speech Competition

    AVID Students Compete in Optimist Speech Competition 9th Grade AVID students competed in the Optimist Club annual speech competition. This year’s theme was “Where are my roots of Optimism?” GW…

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  • March Employee of the Month – Juliana Evans

    March Employee of the Month – Juliana Evans Congratulations to Juliana Evans for winning Employee of the Month! Please click HERE to nominate a staff member who is doing outstanding work at…

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  • CareerConnect Round Up – March 21, 2018

    CareerConnect Round Up – March 21, 2018 Ms. Ozee’s High School of Business students completed their most recent project by presenting to an audience of industry professionals, including Stanley Marketplace…

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  • GW Cadet Amie Simone Named Commandant of the Military Ball

    GW Cadet Amie Simone Named Commandant of the Military Ball Congratulations to Ms. Amie Simone, who was named the first Commandant for the 2018 Denver JROTC Military Ball on Saturday…

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  • GW JROTC Competes in Fountain-Fort Carson Drill Meet

    GW JROTC Competes in Fountain-Fort Carson Drill Meet Congratulations to the JROTC Drill Teams! Both the Armed and Unarmed Exhibition Drill Teams for GW’s 6th Battalion of JROTC won trophies…

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  • Chaltu Hamma Accepted to Colorado Student Leaders Institute

    Chaltu Hamma Accepted to Colorado Student Leaders Institute Freshman GW student and Patriot Pairs mentee Chaltu Hamma has been accepted into this summer’s Colorado Student Leaders Institute summer program at…

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  • GW Robotics Team Advances to National Competition

    GW Robotics Team Advances to National Competition For the first time in the history of GW Robotics, after many tough preliminary rounds, the team won the Utah regionals and now…

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  • February Employee of the Month – Omisola Ari

    February Employee of the Month – Omisola Ari Congratulations to Nurse Omisola Ari for winning Employee of the Month! Please click HERE to nominate a staff member who is doing outstanding…

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  • IB Music Students Perform for Social Skills Class

    IB Music Students Perform for Social Skills Class On Thursday, February 22, GW’s IB Music class visited Mrs. Reiber’s Social Skills students. The Social Skills students have been learning about…

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  • CareerConnect Round Up – February 22, 2018

    CareerConnect Round Up – February 22, 2018 Our CareerConnect students have had a busy and engaging couple of weeks! Some of the highlights included: College Visits We were fortunate enough…

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  • GW Competes in First Northern Plains Drill Meet

    GW JROTC Competes in First Northern Plains Drill Meet On Saturday, February 17, 32 cadets from the 6th Battalion JROTC from George Washington HS traveled to Loveland High School to…

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  • GW’s Jake Fisher Joins United States Senate Youth Program

    GW’s Jake Fisher Joins United States Senate Youth Program In January of this year, Jake Fisher was one of two Colorado students selected to join Senator Michael Bennet and Senator Cory…

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  • Tessa McEvoy Selected for Mars Generation’s 24 Under 24

    Tessa McEvoy Selected for Mars Generation’s 24 Under 24 Tessa McEvoy was recently named one of The Mars Generation’s 24 Under 24 for Leaders and Innovators in STEAM and Space. She was anonymously…

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  • Dr. Waters To Serve As GW’s Next Principal

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  • GW Students Advance at FBLA Regional Conference

    GW Students Advance at FBLA Regional Conference On Tuesday, February 6, 32 George Washington High School students attended the Future Business Leaders of America District X regional conference. At the conference,…

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  • GW Staff Invite Families to Support Patriot Athletes

    GW Staff Invite Families to Support Patriot Athletes On January 26, more than 30 members of the George Washington staff brought their families to this year’s first Patriot Family Night.…

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  • Employee of the Month – Michelle Rosen

    Employee of the Month – Michelle Rosen Congratulations to Michelle Rosen for winning Employee of the Month! Please click HERE to nominate other dedicated staff members who are doing outstanding…

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  • Patriot Alumni Panelists Share Insights on Life After George

    Patriot Alumni Panelists Share Insights on Life After George Thank you to the nine esteemed Patriot Alumni Panelists and Moderator and Alumni Parent Doug Gertner for an excellent conversation on…

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  • Go Green Day – A Proud GWHS Tradition

    Go Green Day – A Proud GWHS Tradition For the last ten years, the GWHS community has come together on a Saturday in April to accomplish major upgrades to the…

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  • Poet and Activist Theo E. J. Wilson Visits GW Patriot Pairs

    Poet and Activist Theo E. J. Wilson Visits GW Patriot Pairs On December 13, 2017, the Patriot Pairs Mentoring Program hosted their annual holiday party, a lunch buffet and celebration of…

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  • Choir and Orchestra Partner with United Airlines

    Choir and Orchestra Partner with United Airlines On December 9, students from GW’s choir and orchestra got to spend the day at the Denver Airport for the annual Fantasy Flight,…

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  • Music Department Hosts Annual Winter Concert

    Music Department Hosts Annual Winter Concert Last Thursday, December 14, the GW music department held its annual winter concert to share the music all our students have been working on…

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  • Principal Lessard Announces Retirement

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  • P3 Celebrates GWHS Staff with Sweet Appreciation Dessert

    P3 Celebrates GWHS Staff with Sweet Appreciation Dessert Fifty Proud Patriot Parents contributed something sweet for GWHS teachers and staff at the second annual Sweet Appreciation Celebration on December 7.…

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  • GW Theater Update – Patriot Players Perform at ThesCon

    GW Theater Update – Patriot Players Perform at ThesCon From December 7 through December 9, nearly 40 of GW’s Patriot Players attended the Colorado State Thespian Conference, also known as…

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  • GW Crowns its New Futsal Fiesta Champions

    GW Crowns its New Futsal Fiesta Champions Congrats to Pretty Ponies DA, who defeated Al Shabbat and Unicorns FC to win this year’s Futsal Fiesta tournament. The winning team was…

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  • CareerConnect Round Up – December 7, 2017

    CareerConnect Round Up – December 7, 2017 George Washington High School CareerConnect students have had fantastic industry engagement since their return from Fall Break! On Monday, Ms. Ozee’s Introduction to…

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  • GW Speech and Debate Mentors Morey Middle School Students

    GW Speech and Debate Mentors Morey Middle School Students GW Speech and Debate students visited Morey Middle School and demonstrated their skills to Morey’s Speech and Debate club. The Morey…

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  • A New GW Tradition: Senior Family Night

    A New GW Tradition: Senior Family Night Over 50 students and parents came together on Tuesday, December 5 to share family traditions and college access strategies over a good meal.…

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  • Mayor Michael B. Hancock Visits GW First Gen College-Bound Students

    Mayor Michael B. Hancock Visits GW First Gen College-Bound Students Students and faculty participating in the GW First Generation initiative spent lunch with Denver’s Mayor on Friday, November 17. Mayor…

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  • IB Science Students Present Group 4 Project Posters

    IB Science Students Present Group 4 Project Posters IB students taking Physics, Chemistry, and Biology gathered in the GW Library on Friday, November 17 to present their Group 4 project…

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  • ‘Soul Food Scholar’ Adrian Miller Visits George

    ‘Soul Food Scholar’ Adrian Miller Visits George Author, speaker, and soul food scholar Adrian Miller visited George before Fall Break for an event jointly sponsored by the Patriot Pairs Mentoring…

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  • JROTC’s 6th Battalion Wins Veteran’s Day Parade ‘Spirit Award’

    JROTC’s 6th Battalion Wins Veteran’s Day Parade ‘Spirit Award’ On November 11, 2017, the Cadets of George Washington High School’s 6th Battalion of the Denver JROTC Brigade formed up and…

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  • October Employee of the Month – Richard Maez

    October Employee of the Month – Richard Maez Congratulations to our October Employee of the Month, Richard Maez! Here’s what one nominator had to say about him: Richard is new…

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  • Lamaria Aminah’s Black. Returns to the GW Stage

    Lamaria Aminah’s Black. Returns to the GW Stage On Friday, October 10, George was fortunate enough to host a second performance of Black. By Lamaria Aminah. After the success and…

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  • CareerConnect Round Up – November 15, 2017

    CareerConnect Round Up – November 15, 2017 CareerLaunch Internship Update Last week, GWHS CareerConnect was pleased to host parents and students for a showcase highlighting student internships from Summer 2017.…

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