Are you interested in singing at Golden West next year in one of our award winning choirs? GW students not currently in choir who wish enroll in choir next year can sign up for Beg Soprano/Alto Choir or Bass Clef Chorus which are un-auditioned choirs and open to everyone on campus. Students wishing to sing next year in an auditioned ensemble such as Advanced Treble Choir or Blazer Choir may audition for Mr. Raheb at anytime at lunch before March 30. Click on the article for more information.
Got talent? Share it with your school! Do you; sing, act, play an instrument, dance, do magic, or have any other hidden talent? We are looking for the most talented Blazers to perform in the annual VAPA showcase. Auditions will be held Friday 2/28 after school.
Teens for Jeans donation drive is happening now until February 28th. Bring your gently used jeans to your 2nd period class. Join the effort to help those experiencing homelessness and you’ll get a 20% off coupon for Aeropostale. The 2nd period class donating the most will earn free donuts. Also, all the jeans donated will stay local, donated to the Visalia Rescue Mission Shelter. Click on the article for more information.
This year the Visaila River Run is Saturday, May 9th. The Visalia River Run takes runners along the beautiful St. John's River Trail. Both groups will head to Cutler park for an out and back. On return the 5k runners will head back in to Golden West to conclude their race while the 10k runner continue on to Ben Maddox. The 10k runners will make a loop at the St Johns Riverwalk Park and head back to Golden West. Click on the article for more information.
CSF APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE IN MIDDLE OF THE BUSINESS BUILDING (B-3/B-Lab). You must attach a copy of your previous semester report card (Fall 2019 Grades) or a copy of your transcript to your application and pay $5. Checks should be made to Golden West CSF. Applications along with payments are due in MIDDLE OF BUSINESS BUILDING on Tuesday- Friday, February 11 -14 during LUNCH ONLY.
Tickets are still available on the webstore (with credit card) and at the finance office (cash or check). The tickets will continue to be for sale during lunch and before/after school until March 3rd . You must have a completed permission slip and student ID to purchase your ticket. Tickets are $240. Permission slips are available in the attendance office and on the wall of the finance office. Click on the article for more information about Grad Night.
Golden West's Ella Niederreiter and Jonathan Cruz were the recipients of the Tulare County "Pursuing Victory With Honor" Award from the Tulare County Office of Education Charater Counts program. These exceptional student/athletes were recognized at a luncheon hosted by the Visalia Downtown Kiwanis. Click on the article to read more.
The Visalia Education Foundation is pleased to announce scholarship applications for 2020 graduating Visalia Unified School District seniors are now available. All information and forms may be downloaded from the "Student Scholarships" section of the Visalia Education Foundation website at www.visaliaedfoundation.org. Click on the article for more information.
Mrs. Edwards has been subbing in our Industrial Education department for the majority of the first semester. Mrs. Edwards has had the students do a variety of projects, that have to do with some kind of construction, to keep them engaged and learning about building. Click on the article to see pictures of some of the projects that have been created in class.
Need some extra help with homework? Golden West XL offers tutoring before AND after school! AM tutoring is available Monday from 7am until 9:15AM and Tuesday thru Friday in the Library from 7AM until 8:15AM. PM tutoring is available Monday thru Friday in the library from 3:21-6PM. Click on the article for the full tutoring schedule.
Golden West Apparel is now available online at the Golden West Apparel Shop! Go to the Golden West home page and click on the GWHS Apparel Online Store link on the right side of the page to get your gear today! Or go to https://goldenwest.spirittees.com/
As you may know, Golden West High School is going through WASC accreditation. In order to assist us in our continuous school improvement, we are asking parents to take a survey to let us know how we are doing in serving our students and our community. We will use your feedback to continue to improve our school. Click on the article for more info and links to the survey.
Como ya sabrán, Golden West High School está pasando por la acreditación WASC, Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Para ayudarnos a mejorar nuestra escuela, siga el enlace de página web debajo para informarnos cómo estamos serviendo a nuestros estudiantes y nuestra comunidad. Usaremos sus comentarios para continuar mejorando nuestra escuela.
Saturday Academy is a unique opportunity for students to make up missed days of school. The Saturday sessions are designed to meet the needs of the students. A variety of different activities may be offered, for example, project-based learning, technology, art, STEM, or enrichment opportunities. Students may also have the opportunity to complete and/or make-up missed assignment.
Visalia Unified School District is considering the opportunity to begin a Two Way Dual Immersion Program in the 2020-21 school year. The Two Way Dual Immersion Program is a distinctive form of dual language education in which balanced numbers of native English speakers and native speakers of the partner language are integrated for instruction so that both groups of students serve in the role of language model and language learner at different times. If you are interested in the program, please click on this headline for a link to the survey.