This week the varsity tennis team traveled to Willis Texas to compete in the Region 3 4A Regional tennis tournament. The kids played some great tennis and we had a lot of success. The biggest accomplishment was Thomas Guerrero and Sterling Root winning the Boys Doubles division. They will be competing at STATE on April 28th and 29th. These young men fought hard and played like champions!!! Congratulations to both and good luck at state!!! Other varsity members that competed were Justus Aarhus, Amber Cornman, Ashley Brooks, Erika Wong, Paige Sheridan, TJ Fischer, Brendan McKirahan, Destiny Moore and Grant Langford. Congratulations to all!! Below are the final results: Sterling Root and Thomas Guerrero: Boys Doubles- CHAMPIONS; TJ Fischer and Brendan McKirahan: Boys Doubles – 4th place; Erika Wong and Paige Sheridan: Girls Doubles – 4th place. Way to go Eagles!
GHS students participated in the Lone Star Music Festival and came away with Superiors for Band, Orchestra & Choir groups, and Best Overall for Orchestra and Choir. Way to go Eagles!
Georgetown is 17-4A Academic District Champs! We have 17 students and 7 coaches participating in 11 individual events and 7 team events at Regional competition in Huntsville on May 2 and 3. Way to go Eagles!
As in the past, our graduation ceremony will be broadcast live. Below is the link, so you can share in your graduation announcements for those who will not be able to attend. The address is http://www.highschoolcube.com/event/2014-georgetown-high-school-graduation-338393.
Prom tickets are now on sale in the Eagle Mart for $40.00 each. Seniors must purchase tickets and must complete a guest form if their date does not attend GHS. Prom is April 26, 2014, 8:00 pm - 12:00 midnight, at Tenroc Ranch, Salado, Texas. Purchase early because tickets will be $50 at the door!
It is time to begin preparation for the 2014-2015 school year. The annual Scott & White Physicals will take place on Saturday, 5/17/14, at 8:00 am at the Scott & White Clinic in Round Rock behind the outlet mall. The cost is $20. The physicals are open to all athletes, and all fine arts, JROTC, and HOSA students in GISD. If you are interested in signing up, please see Ms. Morales or Mr. Hennessey in the GHS Athletic Training Room. The spots fill up quickly, so please sign up as soon as possible. The last day to sign up will be Friday, 5/9/14, and you must preregister for the physical; no walk ups will be allowed. Click the following link for more information: http://www.georgetownisd.org/Page/11167
This past Friday and Saturday the GHS Visual Arts Department took 5 students to State VASE (Visual Arts Scholastic Event) in Bryan, Texas. We would like to congratulate and complement our amazing GHS Regional finalists, Tristan Snyder, Angela Parks, Shelby Ragsdale, Conan Gray, and Rachel Bondensen for a job well done. They brought home 4 Gold Medals, as well as represented our school with great talent, character, and school pride. Go Art Eagles!
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.
The Georgetown High School Lady Eagles and the East View High School Lady Patriots, are both competing in the first round of softball playoffs this week
Culinary Arts high school students from six area school districts will compete this Friday in a Culinary Throwdown sponsored by Sodexo.
The East View High School Sparklers will be presenting “Bright Lights, Big City” this Friday and Saturday evening.
The Georgetown ISD Board of Trustees have approved the recommendation from the search committee to hire Todd York as the new Athletic Director for the District.
This month’s winners of the Jack Frost Citizens Award were announced at the April 23rd Board of Trustees meeting.
The Georgetown ISD Mentoring Program received a $1,000 grant from The Allstate Foundation for operating support and funding.
Georgetown ISD will be holding registration for children entering Kindergarten and Pre-K for the 2013-2014 school year. The annual round-up will be held on Wednesday, May 7th, from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM.
Georgetown High School Senior, Shane Lemanski, auditioned and became a member of the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps from San Antonio.
6:30 PM GHS Baseball (9th) @ Bastrop HS
6:30 PM GHS Baseball (JV) @ Leander HS
7:00 PM GHS Baseball (V) vs Bastrop HS
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Kindergarten and Pre-K Roundup and Registration
3:50 PM - 4:30 PM Mu Alpha Theta Meeting
6:00 PM Board of Trustee Meeting