Golden Family Newsletter
November 3rd, 2023
I hope the new newsletter format is better for everyone, and we will continue to make improvements each week.
Have a great week!
Mental Health Resource of the Month
Tackling Tough Topics with Teens (T4)
All Parents, guardians, teachers, or anyone with youth in their lives are invited to attend Tackling Tough Topics with Teens (T4)”, a FREE interactive workshop offered by Jefferson County Public Health about effectively communicating with teens to help build trust and reduce risks associated with substance use and mental health.
Workshops are being offered on November 15 (in-person at Lakewood Library) and December 6 (virtual). Learn more or sign up here.
“Screenagers Under The Influence”
Coming November 9, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. in the GHS Auditorium. Tickets are FREE and available here.
The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is an adaptive assessment that measures aptitudes in four domains: Verbal, Math, Science and Technical, and Spatial. Golden High School students in grades 10-12 may register to take the exam for no fee. The exam will be administered on November 9th at 3:30 p.m. in the library. Students may register themselves. Use this form to register for the exam. The deadline to register is November 6th.
School Accountability Committee
The School Accountability Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 7th will change to November 14th. We did not want to interfere with the elections on November 7th. We will meet at 4:30 p.m. at GHS. Please note the time change to hopefully accommodate more parents’ schedules. If you would like to join us that evening, please enter the front of the school and we will direct you to the location of the meeting.
2024-2025 Warren Tech APPLICATION
- Round 1 Enrollment Application Window Open is NOW OPEN!
- Round 1 window closes February 9th
- Students/families apply via EnrollJeffco.org
- EJ Support Line | 303-982-2372 | JeffcoHelp.org
Warren Tech OPEN HOUSE
December 6, 2023 | 5:00 - 8:00p.m. | All Warren Tech Campuses
Interested students & families are invited to attend Warren Tech's OPEN HOUSE to learn more about our 36 programs.
- The Open House is the #1 way to experience Warren Tech as a potential student and we highly recommend it!
- No registration is required. Just show up.
- Meet the instructor, current students, see the environment, and have your questions answered.
Fall 2023 School Enrollment Survey for Jeffco Families
Take the School Enrollment Survey Today. Please take 10-15 minutes to complete the School Enrollment Survey. Share with us what matters most to you when choosing a school for your student. Your feedback will help us improve the school enrollment process and provide programming to meet your family’s educational needs. The survey is open through Friday, November 17.
Student Council News
Golden High School would like to honor and recognize the veterans in our community by hosting a Veterans Day breakfast on Wednesday, November 8, 2023, at 9:00 am at GHS. Attendees are welcome to invite guests as we celebrate those who served our country. We hope to see you there!
Activities & Club News
Stage Right Production:
Interested in buying season tickets? This season's Flex Pass gets you 5 tickets to use however you wish throughout the season- Little Shop of Horrors (November 2-4) ,
Pippin (March 7-9), and The Play that Goes Wrong (April 25-27).Purchase under Subscriptions!
Want to be part of the world's greatest sport? Visit https://www.goldenwrestling.com to learn more and fill out our registration form if interested. If you're more curious and want to see what the team is all about, drop in for Preseason Wrestling Camp. Camp is currently running on Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursdays through the first 2 weeks of November from 4:30 - 6 p.m. in the Golden High School Wrestling Room.
GHS Cheer Team:
Golden Cheer Apparel Store - Open Now thru November 9th!!
All orders are processed when the store closes on November 9th and will be delivered to the Cheer team for distribution the week of December 4th.
Butter Braids Fundraiser - Open Now thru November 10th!!
Orders will be delivered to the Cheer Team on November 17th, just in time for the holidays! Now offering coffee and gluten free goodies as well!
GHS Cheer - Red Robin Fundraiser: November 13 | Red Robin Denver West/Flyer
Jeffco Athletics has gone cashless!!
Jeffco Athletics & Activities Calendar jeffco k12 events.org.
New Players please visit www.GHSBoysLax.com to fill out a “New Player” form. We’ll get you added to Team Snap and you will receive all of the communications for off-season opportunities including drop-in practices, upcoming lacrosse events and spring registration.
Social Media - follow us on Instagram at ghs.boyslax. It's an easy and fun way to stay connected with the team happenings.
Golden High School PTA News
PTA meetings are on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Our next PTA Meeting will be November 14th. You can always ZOOM in or be in or be in person (look for the zoom info that day on https://www.goldendemonspta.org/ ). We encourage everyone to join the PTA to be included in the school news and events. https://www.goldendemonspta.org/join-pta/.
Mooola Milk Caps Program Please keep saving the milk caps, and bring them to the school. Collection baskets are available by the front office.
NOVEMBER: Donate your gently used Golden spirit. Vintage Golden Gear will be for sale during the holiday bazaar. https://www.goldendemonspta.org/vintage-golden-gear/
DECEMBER 2: Join us for the 9th annual Holiday Bazaar from 10-3. Vendor openings available. Student tables are FREE! https://www.goldendemonspta.org/holiday-bazaar/
Holiday Bazaar volunteer sign up - https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C054EADA62BA20-44800878-ghsholiday
Message from Bell Middle School
Bell Middle School
● Help your community
● Make an impact on a younger person’s life
● Receive volunteer hours
● Enhance your college resume
Monday November 6, 2023
4 p.m. Cheer V Championship @ Alameda International HS
Tuesday November 7, 2023
Wednesday November 8, 2023
9 - 10:30 a.m. - Veteran’s Day Breakfast - Library
4 - 6:00 p.m. - 8th Grade Parent Night
Thursday November 9, 2023
3:30 p.m. - ASVAB Test in LMC
6 - 8:30 p.m. - Screenagers under the Influence - Auditorium
Friday November 10, 2023
End of 2nd 6 weeks
Save The Dates
Nov 14 School Accountability Meeting
Nov 14 PTA Meeting
Nov 15 Virtual Parent-Teacher Conferences
Nov 20 - 24 Thanksgiving Break - No School