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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A huge congratulations goes out to the GHS Colorguard for their performance and placement at the TCGC East View Competition held on Saturday March 14th. They finished 2nd place in their division. It was an exciting day and performance. The group will next compete at the TCGC Hendrickson Competition held this coming Saturday March 28th. Our performance time is 10:24am, so come on out and support them. This is their last regular season contest before heading to Texas A&M University on April 10th for the Texas Colorguard Circuit State Championships!!!
The first public performance of this year’s One Act Play, “Taking Leave”, will be this Wednesday, March 25th in the PAC at 6:30 pm. One Act Play will compete this Saturday at 3pm at Dripping Springs High School. Please take one of these opportunities to come support the students. They have spent many hours to put this together. This Wednesday’s performance is free, but we will be taking donations for the Alzheimer’s Society. There will be an admission charge for Saturday’s contest. Thank you for all your support and good luck Eagles!
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
Senior Prom will be Saturday, April 11th from 8pm-12am at Gabriel Springs. Tickets for the senior prom are now on sale at Eagle Mart! Until Spring Break, tickets will cost $35.00. After Spring Break the price goes up to $40. And if you wait to buy your Prom Ticket on April 11, it will cost $50.00!!!
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.
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.
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.
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.
San Gabriel Masonic Lodge #89 of Georgetown is promoting the Take Time to Read program in Georgetown ISD in conjunction with Texas Public Schools Week. Click the headline above for more information.
7:00 PM GHS Baseball JV @ Cedar Park
7:00 PM GHS Baseball JV @ Marble Falls