Gallatin High Update

Week of January 9-January 14, 2023

Raptor Boys Basketball had two big wins over Billings West and Belgrade last week!

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Bozeman Night Live Events - Emcee Auditions this week

Bozeman Night Live is right around the corner and we are looking for all kinds of GHS talent to be part of the show. Below are important details and deadlines for different aspects of the performance.

Emcee Auditions

  • Bozeman Night Live is coming up in a few short months and we need three MCs for the event. We want to be sure GHS is represented among the show's MCs.

  • If you are interested in being an MC, auditions will be held Wednesday, January 11 from 4-5pm in the GHS choir room.

  • We hope to see you there!

Performance Auditions
  • Bozeman Night Live is looking for GHS talent to participate in Bozeman Night Live! This year we are looking for all kinds of acts, not just musical acts. Can you do stand up comedy? Skits? Juggle? Dance? Magic tricks? All talents are encouraged and welcome!

  • Audition sign up sheets will be available the first week of January in the music wing.

  • Auditions will be held Friday, January 27th at GHS from 4-6pm and Monday, January 30 from 4-6pm.

  • Get your friends together and get creative!

We hosted the Tom LeProwse tournament last weekend with over 30 schools participating.

Thank you so much to all of the volunteers who helped make it happen!

The Week Ahead

Monday, January 9

  • Bus Evacuation Drill, 8:30-9:30
  • School Board meeting, 5:45pm

Tuesday, January 10

  • Wrestling at Belgrade, 6pm

Wednesday, January 11

  • Staff meeting, 3:45pm

Thursday, January 12

Friday, January 13
  • Speech and Debate at Butte Invitational
  • Wrestling at Jug Beck Tournament in Missoula
  • Girls Bball vs. Skyview, 7pm
  • Boys Bball at Skyview, 7pm

Saturday, January 14

  • Boys Bball vs. Billings Senior, 4pm
  • Girls Bball at Billings Senior, 4pm
  • Speech and Debate at Butte Invitational
  • Wrestling at Jug Beck Tournament in Missoula
  • Girls Wrestling at Billings
  • Swimming at Great Falls Invite

Other Upcoming Dates

  • Finals Week - January 18-20
  • Spring Break – March 13-17
  • Prom – Saturday, April 15
  • Graduation – Saturday, June 3, 10:00 a.m.

Raptor girls defeated Belgrade last Tuesday and now are 4-1 on the season.

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Finals Week Schedule

Students are expected to attend finals for the full 100 minutes.


1st Per. Exam - 8:30 - 10:10

2nd Per. Exam - 10:20 - 12:00

Lunch - 12:00 - 1:00

3rd Per. Exam - 1:05 - 2:45


5th Per. Exam - 8:30 - 10:10

6th Per. Exam - 10:20 - 12:00

Lunch - 12:00 - 1:00

7th Per. Exam - 1:05 - 2:45


4th Per. Exam - 8:30 - 10:10

0 Per. Exam - 10:20 - 12:00

Lunch - 12:00 - 12:30

Make up exams - 1:00 - 4:00

Speech and Debate have strong showing in Pocatello.

The Raptor Speech and Debate team had a strong showing at the Blacksnake tournament in Pocatello, ID this past weekend. Here are some of our top finishes:

Julian Staggs - Co-Champion - LD Debate

Audrey Kimmell - 6th place Dramatic Interp

Rhianna Ashcraft - 5th place Humorous Interp

Lila Sundeen - 3rd place Informative speaking

Elissa Kilby - Semi-Finalist Public Forum Debate

Evelyn Taylor - Semi-Finalist Public Forum Debate

Ravenor Davion - Semi-Finalist LD Debate

Thomas Nguyen - Quarter-Finalist LD Debate

Alison Apostle - 6th place Original Oratory

Gallatin also received the 'Long Hauler' award for the most miles travelled (kind of funny since BHS also competed there and somehow we beat them by 4 miles).

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After Prom Support Needed

This will be Ashley Crane’s last year throwing AFTER PROM for GHS, her daughter is graduating this year!! She is looking for a handful or more freshman/sophomore parents looking to take over starting next year! She has a timeline and all you need to know in a notebook ready to go! Please reach out if you are interested!!


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