Winter Break   -   No School December 22nd - January 5th! 
Today, 12/19/2014
High: 53 Low: 27
Mostly sunny
3% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 12/20/2014
High: 53 Low: 30
Partly sunny
1% chance of precipitation.

Panther News

EOC scores will be available on Wednesday afternoon
Seniors: A reminder if you have not yet submitted your Gates Scholarship the deadline is January 14 and there will be a Gates Scholarship Essay workshop afterschool today and will begin again on January 7. Juniors: A reminder if you have not yet submitted your New Mexico Leadership Institute Scholarship the deadline is January 9. If you need assistance, please see your counselor.
The race is on to clean out the freezers before break when they turn off the electricity. We have extra product that must find a new home for the holidays. It will be on a first come first received basis. Please e-mail Mr. Smythe or Mrs. Hamilton with your order. An e-mail was sent with the many possibilities.
The College Career Readiness Center will be closed. Should you need assistance, please visit the counseling department.
Staff and students: The Class of 2015 invites you to help us spread holiday cheer by wearing your most festive holiday sweaters on Friday, December 19 to help kick off the holidays.
Congratulations to the Wrestling Team placing 12 out of 36 teams at the Las Cruces Invite this past weekend. Medaling at the Las Cruces Invite at 152 Edwin Castaneda placed 3rd, at 182 Angel Valtierra placed 5th, at 220 Alvaro Gonzalez placed 1st place. Good luck to the wrestlers as they will travel this Friday at the Volcano Vista winter invite.

In the Spotlight

FCCLA gives back to the community - Read All About It!


GHS Art students win BIG at EPCC Regional Art Competition!  Read All About It!


The results of the Area 9 West Qualifier Drill Meet this past weekend, NJROTC competed against 11 schools from New Mexico, Texas and Colorado in the Area 9 West Qualifier Drill Meet held at West Mesa HS in Albuquerque. The Cadets placed 3rd Overall and won three additional trophies to include: 2nd Place in Armed Exhibition Drill, 3rd Place in Unarmed Exhibition Drill and 3rd Place in Color Guard. It was a very successful competition and weekend!


Congratulations 12th grader Christina Gonzalez for winning her boxing match over the weekend.  Way to go!!!


Parents Corner

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To access the Parent Portal for student grades, parents must have an email address and bring a form of identification to Velia Alarcon in the Attendance Office. 
 


Teachers Corner

We would like to inform all GHS faculty and staff members that there will be a scheduled power outage during the Winter Break.  Please make sure that there is no food items left on campus during Winter Break.  Please contact Mr. Martinez if you have any questions. 



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Administration

Principal
Hector S. Giron

Assistant Principals
William D. Dickson 
David Martinez
Rebecca Rodriguez

GHS Vision and Mission Statement


Upcoming Events

Friday, December 19
Grading Period
End of 2nd 9-weeks
Mon, Dec 22 - Mon, Jan 5
No School - Winter Break
Monday, January 5
Int. Support/Prof Development
Teacher - Inst Prep/Prof Development
Tuesday, January 6
WorkDay
Classes Resume

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Scholarship Central

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Scholarship Search Engines
Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) (3.3 GPA) NOW OPEN – Deadline January 15, 2015 @ 11:59 P.M. e.s.t. / apply on line to www.gmsp.org student application and recommenders should be submitted by December 31, 2014 – BASED on financial need
Hispanic Scholarship Fund (3.0 GPA) OPENS September, 2014/Deadline:  December 15, 2014 – www.hsf.net (under  scholarships go to scholarship programs and click on graduating high school seniors – then scroll down to the list of  Available College Scholarships for Graduating High School Seniors