Our first concert of the season is Fall Sing - A Concert Under The Stars - This Wednesday, October 24 at 7:00 PM on the West Lawn of the GW Music Building. We will feature the Golden West Choirs and fantastic student soloists in a free concert on the green. Bring Lawn Chairs or Blankets. Bring a picnic dinner or enjoy Tacos Galacticos (available for purchase). We will also have a bake sale with home made treats along with coffee, hot cider, water, and hot cocoa available for purchase. Come set up your blanket and chairs beginning at 5:30 PM. Tacos and Treats go on sale begining at 6:00 PM. Click on the article for more information.
Battle for the Saddle is coming up and here are the dress-up days! Our theme this year is Spooky Saddle. Please pass on the information to all students and encourage their participation. Dress up and show your spirit at the big game! GO Blazers... beat EDHS! Click on the article for more information
GW Advanced Art 3 & 4 created a Lenticular Art project to display for Homecoming Week. Lenticular printing is a technology in which lenticular lenses (a technology that is also used for 3D displays) are used to produce printed images with an illusion of depth, or the ability to change or move as the image is viewed from different angles.
Golden West Pro Youth XL Program will be taking students on a College Campus Tour of USC (University of Southern California) and the Museum of Tolerance on Tuesday October 30th, 2018! This trip is free and is open to all students who meet minimum academic requirements – space will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. There will be a mandatory meeting for the USC trip on Tuesday October 23nd, 2018 in the GWHS Library. To be considered to go on the trip, attendance to this meeting is mandatory. Click on article for more information.
The Golden West baseball program is once again selling Christmas trees and wreaths! Simply fill out the order form and return it with payment to Brent Hall here at GW. All orders must be in by November 2. Tree and wreath pick up will be Saturday, December 1 at the Varsity baseball field.
If you are interested in auditioning OR crewing for the Golden West Musical "Singin' In the Rain", there will be a MANDATORY meeting Wednesday Oct. 31st at lunch in M-1. Please bring your lunch as the meeting will most likely take all of the lunch period. If you do not attend this meeting you may not be considered for auditions or for crew.
Retired Woodlake teacher/coach Frank Ainley visited the Business Finance Academy at GWHS to share many "life lessons" with the students. A few of the topics he covered include getting along with others, forgiveness, setting personal boundaries, and the importance of respect.
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.