Parent Workshop on the Power of Infinite Campus

District Parent Workshop The Power of Infinite Campus You’ll only need to attend one session. Advanced registration preferred.   October 18 @ 10:00 am and 5:00 pm Griffin-Spalding County School System Learning Center 216 So. More »

Homecoming 2017 – Ancient Civilizations

Homecoming Festivities Parade – September 17 (Sunday)  2 pm Downtown Griffin Powder Puff game – September 20 (Wednesday) Game v. WhiteWater and crowning of the court – September 22 (Friday) 7:30 pm More »

Senior Advisement and Financial Aid assistance!!!

Attention senior parents!  On Tuesday, Sept. 19,  the GHS counseling department is hosting a Senior Parent night from 5-7 PM in the Media Center.  Learn about your senior’s graduation progress, the financial More »

Spring Parent Involvement Survey

The Griffin-Spalding County School System (GSCS) needs your help assessing parent involvement programs and school quality for the 2016-2017 school year. With your input, we can evaluate our programs and make changes to better suit the needs of our students and their families. It takes about 5-10 minutes to complete this survey. We appreciate and value your input. Thank you for participating! (Only one survey should be completed per household)

NHS at Moreland Road Spring Fling

Our National Honor Society members helped with Moreland Road Elementary School’s Spring, Fling on Saturday, April 29.  Here are some pictures.

Lady Bears Softball Tryouts

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College and Military Signing Day – May 10

On Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Griffin High School Commons, over 80 seniors will participate in college and military signing day. Students will sign the Griffin High School College Signing/Military Book, kept for perpetuity, receive certificates and be recognized by Dr. Darrell Evans, Sr., Principal.

In 2013, Former First Lady, Michele Obama instituted this event as one of her initiatives.  Part of the vision for this event was to, motivate seniors and first generation students to,  “reach higher” and #DreamBig.

At GHS, in addition to recognizing athletes, three students have signed contracts with the military; United States Army, United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. To date, Griffin High School seniors have been accepted to the following colleges and universities:  Agnes Scott College, Albany State University, Alabama A & M University, Alabama State University, Auburn University, Bethune-Cookman University, Brenau University, Clark-Atlanta University, Edward Waters College, Florida A & M University, Florida State University, Fort Valley State University, Georgia State University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia Prep Sports Academy, Georgia Southern University, Gordon State College, Grambling University, Hampton University, Highland Community College, Hinds Community College, Kennesaw State University, LaGrange College, Mary Baldwin University, Mercer University, Middle Tennessee State University, Mississippi State University, Morehouse College, North Carolina A & T University,  Point University, Savannah State University, Seton Hall University, Stetson University, South Carolina State University, Spelman College, Tennessee State University, The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, The Art Institute of Atlanta, The University of Alabama, The University of the Cumberlands, The University of Georgia, Truett McConnell University, Tuskegee University, University of West Georgia, Valdosta State University, Wingate University, and Xavier University of Louisiana.

At the conclusion of the program, students will share a photo session in the courtyard with parents and alumni from the college and universities present.  This activity is coordinated by the GHS Counseling Department.

Mandatory Cheer Meeting

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Griffin High Choir spends Spring Break on the high sea!

Congratulations to the 2017 Griffin High Artistic Touring Ensemble for earning the highest rating possible, GOLD, at the 2017 Worldstrides Onstage Performance Music Festival.  The festival was held in Orlando, Florida.

Amidst many adverse conditions, such as sickness, being the smallest ensemble in attendance, having no rehearsal facility propr to the competition and being physically drained after returning from a 4 day cruise to the Bahamas, the choir sang magnificently and represented Griffin High School and our community well.

Congratulations to the following singers:

Angelica Hoofard, Traviya Prather, Brianna Ragland, Elizabeth Weston, Ariel Johnson, Talynn Spear, Mikayla Drake, Lauren Aguiar, Nhacea Patterson, Emily Pitts, Rachel Wikinson, Miranda Amerine, Keke Roberts, Renejia Robinson, Kaley Smith, Nori Henley and Emmadeya Johnson.

Special thanks to The Three Muskateers; Ryan Brownlee, Peyton McCollum and Adam Willis for doing what you do and just being there!

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Local churches donate to Griffin High School Band of Gold Uniform Drive

During a recent 2017 Easter Sunrise Service, congregations of five local churches donated funds to the Griffin High School Band Booster Association designated for the purchase of new band uniforms.  The GHS Band Booster Association is currently soliciting funds from the community and others who will sponsor a uniform for the members of the Griffin High School Band of Gold.  Churches and pastors who made the donation were:  Achaia Missionary Baptist Church, The Reverend R. Keith Adams, Pastor; Eighth Street Baptist Church, The Reverend Antoine Lucas, Pastor; First Baptist Church, The Reverend Dr. Bill Hardee Pastor; Mount Zion Baptist Church, The Reverend Dr. Cleopatrick Lacy, Pastor; and Rising Star Baptist Church, The Reverend Gerod Duff, Pastor.  Mr. Reginald Mitchell, Band Director received the donation for the band booster association.band

Parent Involvement Snack and Chat

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Scholars of Excellence make wreaths at Brightmoor Hospice Center

Scholars of Excellence donated their time over Spring Break to make wreaths for residents of the Brightmoor Hospice Center.

Students of the Week for the week of April 10-14

The PBIS team would like to congratulate the students of the week for the week of April 10-14

9th: Matthew Watkins
10th: Tyler Thinnifel
11th: Caitlyn James
12th: Jamya Geter
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