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.
The Georgetown HS Renovation project completed in 2013 was awarded “Outstanding Project – 2015” by a jury of architects convened by “Learning by Design” in partnership with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI). This was submitted by Huckabee. Click here to see the article that was published in their Architectural Awards Showcase (Spring 2015) edition.
The 6th Annual Georgetown Jazz Festival will take place in the East View High School Theater on Friday, April 17th and Saturday, April 18th. During the day schools from all over the state of Texas will come to compete at the festival and end each day with a concert and awards ceremony. The Friday evening concert will feature the Georgetown High School Jazz Combo with Austin Jazz Trumpeter, Michael Rey and Saturday evening will feature the Georgetown Jazz Ensemble with Al Chez, formerly of the CBS Orchestra from the Late Show with David Letterman! Tickets are $10.00 each night for the evening concert with merchandise on sale at the event. Come out and support Jazz Music and Georgetown ISD students! Click here for more information. See ya there!
The Georgetown High School Football Booster Club is sponsoring a Golf Tournament on Sunday, April 26, at the Cowan Creek Golf Course in Sun City. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the GHS football program. Sponsorships are being accepted until April 17, and players and teams can register all the way up to the day of the event. Click here for the flyer and registration information. For further information, contact email@example.com.
If you are interested in trying out for Georgettes please attend one of the information meetings with a parent. Meetings will be on Tuesday, April 21st or Thursday, April 23rd at 6:30 PM in the dance studio. You will receive the audition packet and information about being a Georgette at these meetings!
A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS goes out to the GHS Colorguard. This past weekend they competed in the Texas Colorguard Circuit State Championships. The group had a wonderful performance, and for the 2nd year in a row the group finished in the elite Top 12!!! This is an amazing accomplishment!!! A job well done.
Due to scheduling conflicts, the first GHS Colorguard Tryout Meeting scheduled Tuesday April 14th has been moved. Both meetings will now be held next week on Tuesday April 21st and Thursday April 23rd at 7:00pm in the GHS Lecture Hall (go to the front of the school and follow the flags). Both guys and girls are welcome to be a part of this great performance group. You will find out about what it is like being a member of the GHS Colorguard, meet some of the current members, pick up a flag and see what it's like, and get the tryout packet. All potential new members must attend at least one of the meetings along with a parent. If you haven't already found an organization to join at GHS for next year...then THIS IS IT!!! If you have any questions, please contact Rick Scruggs in the GHS Dance Studio or visit us on our website. See you there!!!
The Boys & Girls Club is starting THE LOCKER at their club. They are hosting a basketball game on May 13 from 6-7:30pm at the Boys & Girls Club to get started. Players and cheerleaders from GHS and EVHS will play B&G Club staff and board members. Please come out and support and bring supplies to help them get their locker stocked. Click here for more info!
It is time to begin preparation for the 2015-2016 school year. The annual Scott & White Physicals will take place on Saturday, May 16, 2015 @ 8:00am 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 HST students who will be in 7th-12th grade in the 2015-2016 school year. High school students may sign up in the GHS training room before school with Vanessa Morales or Chad Hennessey. Middle school students may sign up with their middle school athletic coordinators or in the GHS training room before school. The spots fill up quickly, so please sign up as soon as possible. The last day to sign up will be Friday, May 8, 2015. You must preregister to have the physical done, no walk ups will be allowed, and there will be no refunds once payment has been submitted. Click here for the informational flyer.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
George Washington Carver Elementary School will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary on Wednesday, April 29, from 6 to 7:30 PM. Alumni and former staff are especially encouraged to attend and contribute historical artifacts. Click the headline above for more information.
Congratulations to thirteen GHS and EVHS students who recently participated in district and state competition. Click the headline above to read about and see photos of their accomplishements.
Georgetown ISD and partner organizations are offering a variety of free and paid programs to keep students immersed in learning throughout the summer. Click the headline above for details.
GISD staff are encouraged to sign up for summer professional learning opportunites. Over 125 sessions are being offered. Click the headline above for more information and links to registration.
7:00 PM GHS Baseball JV vs Vandegrift
7:00 PM GHS Baseball JV @ Vandegrift
2:00 PM - 6:30 PM Kindergarten & Pre-K Round-Up
3:50 PM - 4:30 PM Mu Alpha Theta Meeting