GHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
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.
Congratulations to members of the Crimson Marching Band for placing 1st in class A and winning the best music, best effect and best visual captions at the Concord Invitational! The group was also the highest scoring band of any group participating.
Attention Students: Herff Jones will be here Thursday, September 28th at 7:45 a.m. outside the main office 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.
Merit on the Move starts Wednesday. See your counselor to sign up. Spots are limited!
This week is Homecoming and below is a list of Spirit Week themes. Please participate by dressing according to the theme.
- Monday PJ Day
- Tuesday Twin Day
- Wednesday Mismatch Day
- Thursday Sport/Athlete Day
- Friday Superhero Day
There will be a pep rally during school on Friday full of fun activities, games and new cheers. Please come ready to show your school spirit!
The Homecoming Court will be presented during half-time of the football game on Friday. To vote for the court, check your e-mail and fill out the form. Voting will be closed on Wednesday and you can only vote once.
Our Homecoming dance will be on Friday after the football game. It will start at 9:30 p.m. and go until 11:30 p.m. The theme is Super-Hero and is casual. The tickets will be sold at lunch next week for $5 and will be $6 at the door the night of the dance. If you are bringing a guest from another school, you need to see Mrs. Wolfe in the main office to get the outside guest form. This needs to be turned in by Wednesday, September 20th.
Online yearbook sales are set up! All you have to do is go to www.yearbookordercenter.com and enter our school code (14723) to order your yearbook or yearbook ad.
Homework help is available every Thursday in the media center from 3:45-5:00 p.m. A bus will be available around 5:10 p.m. 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.
Football Theme Nights:
- 9/22 home vs. Warsaw Super-hero or Wear Red
- 9/29 @ Northridge White-Out
- 10/6 @ Plymouth Pink Out – Cancer Awareness
- 10/13 home vs. Wawasee Jersey or Wear Black – Sr. Night
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:
- 9/19 IPFW
- 9/21 Anderson University
- 10/3 Indiana Tech
- 10/4 Wabash College
- 10/5 Manchester College
- 10/6 IUPUI
- 10/23 Hesston College
- 10/25 Grace 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.
MEETINGS DURING SRT:
The Teen Health Club meeting is Thursday in The Guidance Office conference room during the 2nd session of SRT. If you are interested in a health career or healthy life choices, please plan to attend and invite others to join us.
French Club will hold the first meeting of the year on Tuesday, September 26th during the 2nd session of SRT in room 2430. The club is still looking for a freshman representative, junior representative and a secretary. If you are interested in any of those positions please contact Miss Mack before Friday, September 8th.
The boys freshman football team lost to Northwood 36-0.
The boys varsity football team lost to Concord 49-14.
In a close battle on Saturday the Goshen girls soccer team defeated Fort Wayne Concordia 3-2. Jill Kissinger led the Goshen offense with two goals. Hannah Kurtz also scored for the RedHawks. Alexa Medina assisted on two of the goals. Madi Rittenhouse had eleven saves in goal. The girls won their 6th consecutive game and are now 8-2-1 for the season. Goshen will host East Noble for senior night this coming Thursday. The JV game starts at 5:00 p.m. followed by the varsity at 6:45 p.m. Goshen will be honoring eight seniors: Hannah Kurtz, Jill Kissinger, Noelia Calderon, Jhoana Gomez, Daphne May, Jasmine Hernandez, Maggie Vargas and Karla Walton. Come out and help honor this great group of seniors!
IN SPORTS ACTION TODAY:
The boys JV and varsity tennis teams will play at Elkhart Memorial at 5:00 p.m.
The boys JV football teams will play at Concord at 6:00 p.m.