Jenny Liu advances to Regionals for Spelling!! Jacqueline Thomas advances to Regionals for Editorial Writing and Headline Writing!!! Niaomi Dawson advances to Regionals for Poetry!! Jack Broyles advances to Regionals for Prose!!! GHS wins 2nd place overall Academic events. See full results...
Congratulations to Jazmin Tejeda and Tori Scott for their strong finishes at the state powerlifting meet. Jazmin had her personal best squat at 275 pounds and finished strong. Tori finished 6th in state at her third straight state meet. As a whole the girls team had an outstanding year and we look forward to a great year next year! Tori will be graduating and Jazmin is a first year powerlifter as a sophomore.
Congratulations Gainesville High School One Act Play! They competed at district on March 4 and stole the show placing FIRST and advancing to Bi-District. Several student also received individual awards: Best Actress: Landry Dosher Best Actor: Noah Kitchens All-Star Cast: Jack Broyles Tech award: Savannah Mendez
The boys powerlifting team competed at the Region 6 Division 2 Championships at Iowa Park High School on 3/4/2017. The guys did an outstanding job of competing and representing Gainesville High School and Gainesville ISD. We had 6 guys competing and 5 of them brought home medals.
Gainesville High School advanced two teams to the State CX Debate meet, which was held March 16-18 in Austin. Our two teams competed extremely well in the first four preliminary rounds with each team finishing with a 3-1 record (win-loss) and high individual speaker points. Seniors Jenny Liu and Radhika Bhakta were one of the top 16 teams (out of 56) advancing to the final round and earning a State medal.
On Saturday, February 4, 33 GHS Choir Students traveled to Sanger for UIL Solo and Ensemble contest. The students did and excellent job preparing some very difficult classical pieces for our judges. Of the 33 students 23 achieved a 1st division rating (The very best rating) and of those 23 students 18 performed a class 1 solo (the most difficult) and qualified for state.
GISD is able to report that each campus within the district has achieved Met Standard, the highest rating schools can earn on the state’s accountability system, and the district as a whole exceeded targets in all four indexes. Congratulations to the students, teachers, and parents on a successful year at GISD!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Board of Trustees Meeting
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM GHS: Baseball @ Decatur
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM GHS: V Softball @ Decatur
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM GHS: Baseball @ Sanger
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM GHS: V Softball @ Sanger
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Special Olympics Meet @ Krum
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM GHS: V Softball vs Bridgeport @ HOME
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM GHS: Baseball vs Bridgeport @ HOME
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM GHS: Culinary Arts Competition @ Baylor