GHS Update

May 10, 2020

Assignment Drop off on Monday

The last assignments for the work packets was given out last Monday. If you have not come by to pick yours up, please do so. If you have completed your work, please come by on Monday 8:00- 10:00 or 4:00- 6:00 or any other day of the week from 8:00- 1:00. If you are getting your work, continue to complete the assignments your teachers assign. Completion of these last assignments is critical to your final grade. Let's finish strong!
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Senior 2020 Update

1. Senior Brunch Celebration- This Saturday, May 16 at 11:30, please arrive at the Gainesville Factory Outlet at 4321 N. I-35. Breakfast will be provided by Cracker Barrel as well as, goody bags. All seniors that are PRESENT will be entered in a drawing for several prizes. Please stay in your cars to respect social distancing.

2. Graduation- We will receive admission tickets for graduation this week. Distribution will come shortly after. Remember one admission ticket will be for the vehicle the graduate is in. The other two will be for family and friends.

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Leopards place at state Theatrical Design contest!!!

On Monday, we received some amazing news. The UIL felt confident in moving forward with the Theatrical Design State contest utilizing the online portfolios from the prelim round. In light of all the other UIL contest cancelations, this was some good news to hear. On Monday, they released their digital awards ceremony for the State level contest. We received the following awards:

2nd Place Group - Andrew Carroll, Lauren Fleniken, Jade Conner, Harmony Rutherford

3rd Place- Individual Costume Design - Lauren Fleniken

6th Place- Individual Costume Design - Jade Conner

6 Medals total for our team!

In order to submit an entry into the contest individual contests must design a theoretical production from a script determined by the UIL. Students can enter Costumes, Hair & Make-Up, Marketing, or Scenic Design. As a group entry, a team of four must submit all four areas of design with a central concept. This year’s title selection was Pedro Calderon De La Barca’s “Life is a Dream”.

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Student Council Officers for 2020-21

Congratulations to your 2020-2021 Student Council Officers below! This group has a lot of amazing things in store for next year at GHS! If you are interested in running for a class officer position to represent your graduating class, visit the website for more information. Applications will be accepted through Sunday May 10th, online voting ballots will be available Friday May 15th. Great things are happening at GHS, come be apart of the movement!!

2020-2021 StuCo Officers

President - Sophia Collantes

Vice Pres - Ceci Corona

Secretary - Whitney Dosher

Treasurer - Rachel Edington

Historian - Daniel Buenos Aires

Event Coordinator - Benny Rodriguez

GAVA Scholarship Winners!!!

Our Leopards are stilkl preforming at a highh level. Out of the 6 GAVA Scholarship winners GHS had 3 WINNERS!

Jade Connor and Katie Jones also were also awarded the Cooke County Arts Council Scholarships - Jade won $1000 and Katie won $500.