Bench Design Challenge - Click for more information!
Congratulations to our new Patriot Ambassador Leaders!!!
A Patriot Ambassador is a student leader who represents GWHS and serves as a liaison, spokesperson, school leader, and advocate for GWHS. The Patriot Ambassadors will make visitors and new students feel welcome and comfortable by demonstrating enthusiasm, credibility, interest, and helpfulness.
December Scholarship Newsletter
Students help write history by unearthing veterans' stories
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(Photo Credit: Kenny Kemp/Gazette-Mail
Congratulations to the members of the Beta Club who represented GW at the WV State Beta Club Convention. The students competed in single academic and team competitions. GW earned first place in 11th and 12th grade language arts, 11th and 12th grade math, 11th grade science, 11th and 12th grade social studies, 12th grade agroscience, 12th grade Spanish, Engineering(team) and Quiz Bowl (team). GW earned 2nd place in poetry. Congratulations again to these fine young students!
Congratulation to the winning team (Will Snider, Sana Khan and Eric Hamilton) of the WVUIT High School Programming Competition held in Beckley on October 27, 2018. They are one of the few teams in the history of the competition to solve all 10 programming prompts in the allotted 4 hour time limit!
Good luck to the GW boys' and girls' soccer teams as they travel to the Beckley YMCA Soccer Complex on Friday Nov 2 to play in the WVSSAC State Semi Finals! The girls play at 10 AM and the boys play at 5 PM.
**If students want to attend the game please be reminded that this is an unexcused absence. If students are leaving from school they must have a note from a parent/guardian, turned in to the offie by Thursday at noon with the parents phone number, so we can call to verify.**
November Scholarship Newsletter
Congratulations to GW students (Davyn Sigmon, Ikechi Okafor, Jack Gaeger and Michael Ames) for winning 1st place in the high school division at the 20th Annual Capital City Pumpkin Drop!
Congratulations to the GW Golf Team for winning the WV State Golf Championship!!
This is the first State Championship in golf since 1989. Also congratulations to Joseph Kalaskey State Medalist.
George Washington High School Ensemble
Congratulations to our 2018 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists!!! Varun Kukkillaya, Julia Battle, Emily Pack, Maddie Swint, Olivia Ward, Logan Brabbin, Eric Hamilton and Rosalie Hopkins
GWHS Band took home the title of Festival Grand Champion at the 72nd-annual Gazette-Mail Kanawha County Majorette & Band Festival!!!
(Photo Credit: Chris Dorst - Gazette Mail)