For the second year in a row, the Trailblazers will take the field to compete in the Central Section Division IV Championship game. In the semi-final game this past Friday, the GW squad defeated Wasco 26-7. The championship game is this Friday (Nov. 23) at 7pm at CVC. Come out & support our team onto another Section Championship!
The Golden West Trailblazer Marching Band and Color Guard had a fall marching season for the record books. On October 20th, The Band received first place in both the field show competition and parade competition at the Visalia Band Invitational. On November 10th the band received the sweepstakes award at the Lemoore, “Tiger Classic.”
GWHS Academy of Engineering and Agriculture Manufacturing and other VUSD high school students recently participated in Manufacturing Day. Student enjoyed various tours throughout Tulare County. Pictured here are GWHS students at American Inc. The day wrapped up with presentations by local community colleges and universities.
CHOIR POINSETTIAS ARE COMING! GOLDEN WEST HIGH SCHOOL CHORAL ARTS Annual Poinsettia Sale ALL PRE-Orders Due BY Tuesday, November 27 $15 each GREAT GIFT IDEA! Red Poinsettia with 6” Pot with Gold Foil PLANTS ARRIVE – GROWER DIRECT! ORDER PICKN-UP - THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6 after school Make YOUR checks payable to: GOLDEN WEST HIGH SCHOOL Orders may also be placed with any BlazerChoir member Email – firstname.lastname@example.org Or call 622-3138
Once again, the GWHS Student Store is imprinting personalized ornaments for your Christmas tree that you (hopefully) purchased from the GW Baseball program! Attached is a photo of the various styles, and they are all two-sided. We can use our GW logos, your photos, text, etc. The cost of the personalized ornament is $6. Click on article to find out more about ordering ornaments.
Attention all students and parents regarding TARDIES: If you have 4 or more tardies in one week you will lose off campus lunch privileges or be assigned lunch detention. To avoid these restrictions, please work to be ON TIME TO CLASS! Failure to attend assigned Tardy Detention will result in loss of privileges. Example: Rallies, and extracurricular such as attending athletic events.
AP Tests are now on sale!! Please refer to the AP documents found on the GW Counseling Department website for information regarding the fees, dates, and deadlines for 2018/2019 AP exams. We also accept payments via credit card online at the GW webstore! March 8, 2019 is the absolute last day to pay for AP Exams!
It was a big week at Golden West as the football team took to the fieild for the annual "Battle for the Saddle". In the pool, the Lady Trailblazers water polo team faced off against the El Diamante Miners for the "Battle of the Paddle". Both teams came away victorious and brought the Saddle and Paddle back to Trailblazer country. Congratualtions to both teams! Check out some great pics from both of those games.
Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience for people with special needs ages 14 and older. On one night, February 8, 2019, hundreds of churches from around the world will come together to host Night to Shine for approximately 90,000 honored guests through the support of 175,000 volunteers! Are you interested in being part of something BIG? Click to find out more information.
The Golden West Chamber Singers and Trailblazer Concert Choir participated in the Fresno State University Fall Invitational. Overall 85 high school, College and University choirs from as far south as Bakersfield and as far north as Sacramento. Chamber Singers received a Silver Award rating "Excellent" for their performance and Blazer Choir received a Gold Award rating "Superior" for their performance.
Visalia Unified School District formed an Attendance Area Boundary Committee in May 2018 to bring recommendations to the Board of Trustees for the elementary school boundaries in the northwest quadrant of the District in anticipation of the newest elementary school opening in August 2019.
Visalia is proud of its quality K-12 education, with a foundation of 38 traditional elementary, middle and high school campuses. Visalia Unified School District stays abreast of technological changes and secures funding necessary to build new campuses to keep up with Visalia’s strong population growth.