If you’re competitive and have an interest in science, we will be forming a Science Olympiad team of GW students to compete this year. We study anatomy, build mousetrap cars, conduct chemistry labs and do many other things. Please attend the informational Science Olympiad meeting in Room S-4 on Monday (Dec. 16th) after school if you are interested.
The Golden West Band, Dance, and Orchestra have come together to present a condensed version of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker. Tickets are $7 General and $5 Senior Citizens, Active Military, VUSD Staff and Students with ID. Tickets will be available at the door. The performance will be held at El Diamante theater with a 2:00 P.M. and a 7:00 P.M. show on December 14th. Click on the article for more information.
Are you or do you know a high school student artist looking to make $$$ on their art? Visalia Education Foundation (VEF) can students sell their art…it’s easy and fun! Check out VEF’s website (www.visaliaedfoundation.org) for information on their upcoming art show and sale. The deadline for submission is Thursday, February 27th, but it’s not too early to start thinking about what you’ll create! Click on the article for more information.
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/
Golden West French Club will be selling shatterproof holiday ornaments. Each ornament comes in a nice decorative box. Ornaments will be delivered on December 6th. Each ornament is $10. If you would like to purchase one please contact any French student or Mr. Luévanos Luna (firstname.lastname@example.org). Click on article for more information.
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.
College of the Sequoias 2020-2021 Scholarship Application is now open. The deadline is November 25, 2019. Students can complete one, online application for hundreds of scholarship opportunities. COS gave over $400,000 last year! See GWHS Scholarship webpage for more information on how to apply. Click on the article for more information and a great video about the COS Scholarships.
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 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.