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.
Michaela Morelli and Eric Kneffler have been selected as the November Jack Frost Citizens of the Month. Each one of them has numerous clubs, organizations, and community service. They are athletes on our campus- but even more so, outstanding role models for their peers and the younger students in GISD! Congrats Michaela and Eric!
The Georgetown High School PTSA is offering a “Graduating Member Scholarship. To be eligible, you must be a graduating student from GHS, you must be a student member of the 2014-2015 PTSA PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP, and you must be planning on attending an institution of higher education in 2015. Scholarship applications may be picked up in the main office from Ms. Charpentier, or in the College and Career Center Rm 118 from Mr. Conrad, and can also be downloaded from the GHS website using the GHS Scholarships quick link and clicking on the local scholarships tab on the GHS College and Career Center page. All applications are due in the main office by February 27, 2015.
The Upward Bound program at Southwestern University currently has an opening they that would like to fill with a current Georgetown High School sophomore. Eligibility requirements include 1) US citizen, 2) comes from a family that meets income requirements and/or where neither parent holds a bachelor's degree, and 4) has a need for academic support to go to college. If you know of or are a current GHS sophomore who would like to apply for this rare opportunity, application forms are available in the counselors office. The deadline for application is December 5, so don't wait!
GISD has been invited to participate in a Navy granted underwater robotics program called SeaPearch. This program is a student led, designed learning program that leads to competition at the state, regional, and national level. If you are a student and would like to participate, please click here to access the interest form. If you are an adult that would like to volunteer with this program, please contact Terri Conrad at email@example.com.
The GISD CTE Department, in partnership with the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, sponsors the CTE Student Recognition program to recognize senior CTE students who have demonstrated an outstanding attitude a commitment to excellence and achievement, and a willingness to participate in activities in the respective CTE clubs/classes.
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 Mrs. Amy Beran’s office (205), Ms. 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 Mrs. Beran or 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The GISD Board of Trustees took action during its last two board meetings to name new leaders in four positions as part of ongoing efforts to pave the way for successful implementation of the district's strategic plan. Click the headline above to learn more about them.
Congratulations to the EVHS Patriots who have advanced to the area playoffs after a 31-0 win over Bastrop last Friday! Click the headline above for details on their matchup with Kerrville Tivy in San Marcos this coming Friday.
Click above to learn about the Jack Frost Citizens of the Month for September and October 2014.
Several GHS students are signing letters of intent to play college athletics. Congratulations to these young athletes on their accomplishments!
The celebration of Veterans Day is a long-standing tradtion in Georgetown ISD. Click the headline above for details on events scheduled for Tuesday, November 11th.
An emergency management exercise will be held on the EVHS campus on Monday, November 3rd from 5 pm to 9 pm. The exercise is an opportunity for mulitiple emergency response agncies such as fire, police, EMS, and GISD to work together on an all hazards type of incident. Please click the headline above for more details.
Nominations, including self-nominations, are welcomed. Nomination forms are due November 10th. Please click the link above for more information.
Parents, staff, and students are invited to view a movie which brings awareness to the lasting effects of negative actions and words. Please click the headline text for more details.
5:30 PM GHS Boys Basketball vs Westlake
8:00 AM Boys Golf @ Berry Creek