GWHS ASB would like to announce the Dress Up Days for the week of Homecoming, which is September, 24-28! We look forward to a GREAT week with a lot of student participation. Click on the article for more information.
Academy Night is approaching. Academy night will provide students and parents with information on the appointment and nomination process for those students interested in attending a United States Service Academy - Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine, Army West Point or Naval Academy. Click on article for more information.
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. Click on article for more information.
The PSAT is a practice test for the SAT. Students who are planning on going directly to a 4-year university after high school should take this practice SAT. It is available for juniors, sophomores, and freshmen. The actual exam will be administered on Wednesday, Oct. 10 from 7:45am – 12pm. The cost of the exam is $16
On October 1 at 7:00, the Visalia Education Foundation will be hosting the 16th Annual Band Showcase. Come see the El Diamante, Golden West, Mt. Whitney and Redwood High school bands perform their half time shows. The high school cheer and dance squads will also be performing. Click on article for more information.
The main event is scheduled for Saturday, October 20th from 6-10pm at the The Planing Mill Artisan Pizzeria. There may be more casual events that weekend. Stay tuned for more info. Tickets are currently on sale for $40, but prices will increase after September 20. Click on the article for more information.
GWHS FFA would like to invite you to the 3rd Annual Harvest Moonshine Dinner & Dance on Saturday, October 13. The event will take place at the Ritchie Barn (16338 Ave 308, Visalia, CA 93292). No host bar social hour begins at 5:30pm and dinner is served at 6:30. There will be silent & live auctions to benefit the GWHS FFA Program. Click on article for more information.
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.