GHS Weekly Update

for the week of 9/26/22

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This Week's School Schedule: Normal Week

Monday: 8:45-3:45

Tuesday: 8:45-3:45

Wednesday: Late Start Day, 9:45-3:45

Thursday: 8:45-3:45

BLUE Friday: 8:45-3:45

Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri.- Optional Early Hour from 8:00-8:45! Please come and socialize!

Your Teens Being Awesome.

Lunch Learning Lab Schedule

Do you need extra help or time to work on your assignments? Please attend Learning Lab at Lunch! Each subject area is assigned one day each week to help you!

Mondays- ELA, Room 215 with Phil

Tuesdays- Social Studies, Room 217 with Caleb AND NOW GERMAN with Jean Brooks in 219!

Wednesdays- Mathematics, Room 214 with Greg

Thursdays- Digital Arts, Room 218 with Coreene and Science, Room 213 with Roddy

Fridays- Spanish and Pathways, Room 219 with Nick

Please use this tutoring time to your advantage!! We're here for you.

Reminder: We do not allow energy drinks at GHS!

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AM: Individual Photos, PM: ALL SCHOOL GROUP SHOT

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We are very excited about the launch of our first team here at GHS; our FRC Competitive Robotics team! This is a great opportunity and I am very excited to have the chance to lead us in our first year!

We will have our first student meeting during Lunch, Tuesday 9/27. This will be to discuss initial interest and opportunities for all students! We need individuals with mechanical skills, programming and coding skills, driving (Remote control) skills, website creation, graphic design, and many others. This is not just programming and coding as there are many different skills needed to running and operating a FRC team! Information will be passed out at lunch on Tuesday, 9/27.

Parents/Possible Mentors: Interested in getting involved? This team is not just another after school program for your students to attend. I am looking for multiple adult mentors to assist with running, operating, and executing the different phases of the team/season. The more the merrier as more mentors will allow for a rotation and may be easier on total commitments. Please reach out to Roderick MacNeil by email All skills and backgrounds accepted!

Field Fridays start THIS WEEK!!


Be sure you have selected your Field Friday Experience! Please see Erica to be added to the roster. ALL FIELD FRIDAY EXPERIENCES TAKE PLACE FROM 12:45-3:45 THIS FRIDAY. We will host Field Fridays once per month through December. ALL PERMISSION SLIPS ARE DUE THIS THURSDAY in order to participate.

Field Friday Choices:

Elev8 Rock Climbing with Caleb*

Stewardship with Phil (hiking, trips to the Boardman Nature Center, etc.)

The River Outfitters Kayaking, Biking, and Hiking with Nick and Lucy*

Cooking and Baking with Coreene and Katie*

Music Appreciation with Roddy and Mike

Safe Harbor Homeless Shelter Outreach with Erica

Traverse Area District Library (TADL) with Greg

*Fee to Participate

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Congratulations to our 22-23 Student Council Members!

9th Grade Representatives: Gabe Hood and Cora Shook

10th Grade Representatives: Kai Segerlind and Lily Heinzelman

11th Grade Representatives: Eve Mosqueda and Marlayna Fessler

Treasurers: Dylan Blanke-10th and Samantha Walsh-9th

Publicists: Georgi Angov-10th and Sophia Vincent-9th

Recorder: Lilia Shook-11th

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22-23 Yearbook Staff Applications are In Review!

Please stay tuned to see if your application has been approved for the 22-23 Yearbook Staff!
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GSA: First Meeting of the Year is THIS FRIDAY at lunch in room 215

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NWEA Testing: Tuesday, October 4th and Thursday, October 6th

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GHS Staff Contact Information

GHS Teacher/Staff emails listed below* (Digital Arts, Film Studies, Curriculum Coordinator) (Spanish, Pathways, Online WL Courses) (Physical Education, Outdoor Education) (Literature and Technical Writing) (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) (Attendance, Administration...Basically Everything) (Head of School) (Superintendent of the District) (History, Economics, Civics) (Counseling, Scheduling) (Dean of Students) (Special Education) (Mathematics)

*Please be sure emails/notes to staff are kindly written. If you have a negative concern, please have your teen bring it to our attention (face to face is always preferred) prior to sending an email to a teacher or staff member.