There is a hygiene drive for the Tacoma Rescue Mission – This week only! Each grade has been assigned different items to bring in, and whichever grade brings in the most, gets free Krispy Kreme! Here are the items to donate: Freshman – combs/brushes, deoderant Sophomores – Bodywash/soap, shampoo/conditioner Juniors – Packaged razors, shaving cream, lotion, face wash Seniors – Toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, mouth wash
GHECO Fact of the Week:s Nearly 27,000 tree are cut down each day to make toilet paper. Recycling 1 piece of aluminum, can save enough energy to run a TV for 3 hours. Throwing plastic bags in the ocean kills nearly 1 million sea creatures every year. Come to GHECO Club today after school in Berkey’s class, room 312. Our planet is counting on us! Come help make a difference!
Tides! SBA Testing will begin for all 10th grade and some 11th grade students the week after Spring Break on April 23rd-26th (Tuesday-Thursday). You will need to have your chrome book charged and ready along with headphones or earbuds that can be plugged in to your device.
Cheer tryouts are around the corner! Make sure to return your packet to the main office and complete the online registration. The first day of tryout practices start the Monday after break.
Tides Tutoring is moved to Mrs. Hupper’s Room (Rm 109) for the rest of the year.
Are you interested in applying for National Honor Society? All sophomores and juniors who have at least a 3.7 GPA are encouraged to apply. Applications are available now on the GHHS NHS website, and are due after spring break. Please see Mrs. Allen if you have any questions.
From the Career Center: The Career Center is taking a field trip to Tacoma Community College on Monday, April 22, 2019 (that’s the Monday after Spring Break) to tour the campus and view program offerings. Field Trip permission forms are available in the Career for anyone interested in attending. This is a short window of time to get your completed forms into the Career Center by this Friday, April 12th but a well worthwhile opportunity to get an inside look at TCC. We encourage all students to explore their future options.
Students interested in doing Running Start next year: Please sign up to take your Accuplacer test before April 24th. Be aware that there is no testing available at the TCC Tacoma Campus until April 23rd. Students may still test at the Gig Harbor Campus by appointment only. If you have any questions, swing by the counseling office and ask Ms. Vail.