In education, we are striving not to teach youth to make a living, but to make a life.
Dates to Remember
Attendance challenge begins through 9/17
Teachers, don't forget to set up your WORD WALLS!
Credit Recovery through Sept. 7 -- after school
GNN during advisory
- Foreign Exchange students arrive through 8/10
Incentives Meeting at 8:45 a.m. (Montaño, Amezola, Zaragoza, Luchau)
Tuesday, August 7
ASB meeting during Advisory (Garcia)
Compact for Success meeting at Wellness Center 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. (Montaño and Counselor)
ASB PLC at RDR from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. (Garcia)
AEC Prep Meeting in Conference Room at 10:00 a.m.
CRF Meeting at Parent Center from 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. (Baltazar)
Wednesday, August 8
- College Awareness Wednesday-wear your college shirt!
GNN during advisory
- Welcome Back Breakfast in 101 from 7:15 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
- Science Pullout
SST in Conferene Room at 11:00 a.m.
ASES Coordinator Meeting at Parent Center from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. (Garcia)
Thursday, August 9
AVID T-shirt day
Leadership Development meeting at PDC all day (Montaño)
Coffee with the Principal/ELAC meeting at 8:30 a.m. in Cafeteria (Muro, Thompson, Baltazar)
Culture/Climate meeting during 6th per. in Conference Room
SLT/AVID meeting from 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. in Seminar Room
SUHi Back to School Night from 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Friday, August 10
- GNN during Advisory
- Garcia gone all day
Saturday, August 11
- Sat Gap
Our English Department for administering the Achieve3000 Initial Level Set Test during classes.
Wynne Weiss and Lidia Soto for distributing all technology devices and AR books to students.
tony Garcia, Tracy Mesina, Stuart Douglas and Juan De Leon (Gardener) for getting students involved in I Love A Clean Granger.
Karen Thompson and Rocio Baltazar for hosting last week's general parent meeting.
Foreign Exchange Students at GJHS
I Love A Clean Granger
Griffins on Vacation
Sue Gupta went to see Mariah Carey's show in Vegas. She was surprised by her son, Sumeet Gupta, proposing to Mariah Carey's longtime dancer, Manvwe. Congrats!
The Griffin Way
G reet everyone with respect.
R espond to adversity with GRIT!
I mmerse themselves in learning.
F ocus on being calm and cool!
F ollow their shot to the trash can!
I Pads are used as educational tools.
N ever ever give up!
W ill be College and Career Ready.
A cknowledge positive behaviors (4:1 Challenge)
Y earn to learn beyond the bell!