Georgetown High School is a 5A public school accredited by the Texas Education Agency. There are approximately 1800 students. Georgetown High School operates on a 36 week school calendar divided in two 18 week semesters. Students take 8 courses and are on an A/B block schedule day.
This is a reminder that we will be administering the ELA 1 and ELA 2 STAAR tests soon. The ELA 1 test will be Monday March 30th. The ELA 2 test will be Wednesday April 1st. Student’s class numbers will be posted around College and Main near the cafeteria Thursday afternoon and Friday. Please check for your room location prior to Monday morning. All testing will take place in the ANNEX. If you have classes in the Annex on B days, begin asking your teachers where you will be meeting Monday and Wednesday. Please click here for additional information regarding lunches, snacks, testing rules, etc.
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The GHS Talent Show will be Tuesday, April 21st. The Talent Show is open to all GHS students. If you have any questions or wish to sign up for an audition time on April 6th or 7th, please see the choir directors or find information posted outside the choir room door in the music building.
This past weekend the Georgetown High School cast and crew competed in the UIL OAP contest this past weekend. The students represented their school well. Among the students receiving acting awards were Duncan Calem and Brandon Lindsey. All cast and crew should be congratulated for their hard work and dedication. The final production of the play will be on Monday April 6th at the GHS PAC. There will be no admission fee, though we will continue to take donations for the Alzheimer’s Association. The cast and crew would like to thank the GHS staff for their support. “Taking Leave” will be taking leave on Monday so remember to come out to the show.
Seniors, local scholarship applications are now available in the Annex Office and the College and Career Center in Rm. 118. Applications are now available for download from the GHS website under the Scholarships quick link. Email completed applications to Ms. Charpentier at CharpentierL@georgetownisd.org or return to the Annex Office. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED ON THE APPLICATION, all applications are due no later than March 31
Are you a senior this year? Are you a good citizen? Are you involved on campus and in the community? Then you should apply for the Jack Frost citizen of the month award Come by Shelly Hesson’s room (221) or the Counselor’s office to pick up application. You can also click the link above to download and print the application. Each month we will select one Boy and one Girl who exemplify citizenship. Winners are introduced at the School board meeting and rewarded a savings bond at a Breakfast in their honor at the end of the year. This award is one of the Top Awards that you can receive in GISD. See Ms. Hesson with questions.
TEAMS Parent Self Serve allows Georgetown ISD parents to access their child’s attendance and grades online. Parents can learn more and register at http://www.georgetownisd.org/grades. If parents have problems with or questions about registering, please email GISD Parent Self Serve Support at email@example.com.
Georgetown ISD bad weather make-up day is scheduled for Friday, April 3. The state requires that school districts designate two bad weather make-up days on the district calendar. Since the school district was closed on March 5 due to inclement weather, students must attend school on April 3 to make up for the missed day of instruction.
Congratulations to GISD CFO Steve West, who has been named the Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO) 2015 Commitment to Excellence Award Winner! Click the headline above to read more about this honor.
On March 13, the FDA issued a consumer advisory about certain Blue Bell ice cream products after several confirmed cases of Listeriosis in Kansas were linked to products made at the Blue Bell Creameries. Georgetown ISD’s Nutrition Services has not sold any of the Blue Bell items that were part of the recall.
7:00 PM GHS Baseball JV vs Marble Falls
7:00 PM GHS Baseball JV vs East View
7:00 PM GHS Baseball Varsity @ East View