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.
Congratulations to Savannah Allowitz and James Hardt, they have been named the Jack Frost Citizen’s of the Month for December. They will be recognized at the School Board Meeting on Monday, Dec. 15 and again in the spring with a breakfast to honor their accomplishments.
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 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 email@example.com.
Happy Holidays! All GISD campuses and administrative offices are closed from December 22nd through January 2nd. Classes resume on Monday, January 5th. We wish all of our students, staff, and their families a relaxing and refreshing holiday break!
The Project Tomorrow Speak Up Survey is a national online research project that allows students, parents, teachers, administrators, and community membres to share their viewpoints about 21st century education and technology. Click the headline above to find out how to participate.
On November 27th, eight members of the GHS Georgettes drill team participated in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Click the headline above to learn more about their adventure!
December 8-14 is Computer Science Education Week. Click the headline above to see how GISD is celebrating with the Hour of Code.
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.