GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2017                                 


Join us for “Treat or Trunk” in the circle drive at GHS on Tuesday, October 31st from 6-8:00 p.m.  MYA invites you to participate in the trunk competition!  Bring decorations for your trunk and treats to share with children in the community by 5:00 p.m.  Everybody is welcome!  “Treat or Trunk” en el estacionamiento de GHS. El martes 31 de octubre de 6-8:00 p.m. MYA te invita a participar en la competencia de cajuelas de carro.  Decora tu cajuela y trae tus dulces para darle a los niños de la comunidad.  Debes llegar a las 5:00 p.m.  Todos son bienvenidos!

Next Thursday is the first Thursday of the month.  This means that Student Faculty Senate will meet before school in the media center at 7:45 a.m.  Any groups participating in Marketing Mall should have student representatives there to get approval for sales.   All group sponsors should attend.

GHS girls soccer received some great news this week.  Congratulations to Jill Kissinger for being selected to the 2017 All District team!  Jill will be representing GHS for the second time in the all district soccer games in Indianapolis on November 18th and 19th.  Also earning state recognition was Aniya Hartzler, who was voted to the Second All District team.  Both Aniya and Jill were NLC all-conference selections this fall and helped lead the GHS girls to a 10-4-3 record this season.

Attention wrestlers – The team gear flyer is available.  Stop by the main office to pick one up from Coach Pickard.

Attention Students:  Herff Jones will be here on Thursday, November 2nd at 7:45 a.m. to take Class Rings orders for any grade, and for senior orders for caps and gowns, graduation announcements, and other senior items.  Extra packets are available in the main office.

Attention all boys interested in playing basketball this season…..Tryouts begin Monday, November 6th.  All 9th graders should report for tryouts from 7:00-8:45 a.m. in the Main Gym. All 10th-12th graders need to report after school in Whiteman Gym until 6:00 p.m.  Anyone planning on trying out needs to make sure a completed physical form and all other necessary paperwork are turned into the Athletic Office THIS week.  Check in with Athletics if you are unsure.  See Coach Wohlford in room 1420 with any questions.

The Senator Richard G. Lugar Scholarship Nomination Form is now available in the Guidance Office.  The requirements are a combined SAT of at least 1,000 or an ACT Composite Score of 22.

WORK PERMITS:  When you get a work permit EVERY box needs to be filled out on the Intent to Employ form before we will issue you the work permit.  Please bring completed forms to the main office in the morning and they will be completed by the end of the school day.

Online yearbook sales are set up!  All you have to do is go to and enter our school code (14723) to order your yearbook or yearbook ad.

Homework help is available every Tuesday and Thursday in the media center from 3:45-5:00 p.m.  A bus will be available around 5:10 p.m. (5:20 p.m. on Tuesdays) if you need a ride home.  It will pick you up at the south end of circle drive by the flag pole.  This is a great opportunity if you just need a little extra time or even just a quiet place to do your homework at the end of the day.

Just a reminder that if you are coming to see Ms. Tovar we have a new procedure.  You need to check in with the staff in the main office and fill out a request to see her.  She will send a white pass for you as she has time.  Please do not cut through the nurse’s office to get to her.  You need to enter through the main office.

The GHS cafeteria is offering free after school snacks every day after school.  This program is for any student who is staying after school.  All student-athletes, club members, music participants, drama participants, after school homework help kids, etc. are strongly encouraged to stop by the cafeteria after school and take advantage of this generous opportunity.  Students just need to show their ID and they can grab a healthy snack to go that will hold them over during their after school activities until dinner.  The cafeteria will stay open until 3:55 p.m. to hand out the snacks.

Please stop by the commons area (either by the cafeteria or outside the main office) during lunch if you are interested is speaking to the following:

  • 11/7 Lake Michigan College

The Ultimate Frisbee Club will meet every weather permitting Tuesday and Thursday from 3:45-5:00 p.m. on the administration field across from door M.  You can pick up required papers from Lucas Kauffman, Mr. Snyder in the choir office or Mrs. Stealy in the main office.  All required papers need to be turned in to Lucas Kauffman by the first time you play.



There will be a meeting for any student interested in the marine biology trip next Tuesday, October 31st during the 2nd session of SRT in room 3070.  If you have any interest in this trip, please plan to attend.  If you have interest in the trip but are unable to attend the meeting, please see Mrs. Weaver in room 3070.

French Club will meet during the 2nd session of SRT on Tuesday, October 31st in room 2410.

There will be a mock trial meeting in room 2350 during the 2nd session of SRT on Thursday, November 2nd.

Student Athletic Council will meet on Thursday, November 2nd during the 2nd session of SRT in the main gym.  All juniors and seniors involved or planning to be involved with athletics this school year are encouraged to attend.  We will be signing up for our “canning” fundraiser for Special Olympics Indiana at Kroger, as well as participating in a leadership activity and dining on treats.

If you are a girl interested in track & field this year we will have a pre-season call-out meeting on Tuesday, November 14th during the 2nd session of SRT in Whiteman Gym.  If you plan on participating this season or maybe you are considering trying something new then please attend this meeting.  Please make sure to bring your laptop to the meeting as well.  If you are unable to attend please see Coach Willis ASAP.





The boys varsity football team will play in sectional semifinals at Central at 7:00 p.m.  Go RedHawks!