Announcement: TOMORROW, October 22nd, is a spirit day to help support all our wonderful and hardworking teachers. To help support their #MCEARedforEd and #ItsAboutTime campaigns, we would like to see all students and staff wearing red! You can be as creative as you want to be! What better way to show your teachers you appreciate them than supporting them as they kick off their new contract negotiations with MCPS!
Announcement: Attention juniors and seniors, the 2019 Fall College Fair will be taking place at Bohrer Park on Tuesday, November 19th. Talk to representatives from Towson, Frostburg, UMBC, Penn State, MC, and more! Permission slips (available in the Counseling Department and College & Career Center) are due by Thursday, November 14th
Announcement: SENIORS if you are applying to colleges that have a December 1 deadline, please turn in your transcript request forms NO LATER THAN November 7 to Mrs. Koenik in the counseling office.
Announcement: Attention juniors and seniors, this is your last chance to sign up for the 2019 Fall College Fair, featuring representatives from over 20 colleges and universities! Permission slips are available in the Counseling Department and are due this Thursday, November 14th. Don’t miss your chance to find out how college is possible for YOU! Announcement: DUAL ENROLLMENT
Juniors and Seniors, Dual Enrollment at Montgomery College is open for Spring 2020 semester. Learn how you can earn college credit while in high school. Three MC courses will be offered right here at Gaithersburg HS during Periods 2 & 3. Many other courses are offered on campus. The $25 application fee to Montgomery College is waived through April. Come find out more information about Dual Enrollment courses offered at school or on an MC campus. For more information and assistance, please see Karla Berggren in The College Institute Lounge: Room 2007, 8:00am-12:00pm. Karla_L_Berggren@mcpsmd.org
Announcement: College visits are open to juniors and seniors. Please remember to register in advance through Naviance student! Print your registration page as your pass and add your name and ID number to the top.
Announcement: The Students Against Destructive Decisions meets Thursday at Lunch in room 3060. All are welcome. See Miss Ward with any questions.
Announcement: The Chess Club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday during lunch in room 3034. Please see Mr. Payne in room 3034 a lunch pass.
Announcement: Drama Club meets on Wednesdays during lunch in Room 1095
Announcement: Want to participate in a Real World Treasure hunting game? The Geocaching Club meets on Thursday during lunch in room 2090.
Announcement: The Sewing Club is Tuesday at 2:40 in room 2039.
Announcement: Food for Thought meetings are Wednesdays after school from 2:40-3:30 in room 2039. Come see how to help feed the homeless and learn to cook.
Announcement: The Millionaires Club will meet the first and third Mondays of the month in Room 2024 during lunch. The purpose of this club is to encourage and promote financial and investment literacy by utilizing a stock market simulation and engaging students in practical discussions that will increase their personal financial knowledge
Announcement: The Academy of Business Management and Finance meets the second Thursday of the month at lunch in room 2024.
Announcement: Yarn Club meets during lunch on Wednesdays in room 3057. See Mrs. Ho for a lunch pass.
Announcement: The Pride Alliance meets on Friday’s during lunch in room 1123.
Announcement: The Courageous Queens at Gaithersburg High School are hosting the second annual Pack-A-Purse campaign. The campaign started October 1 and will end on November 18. Please pack a gently used purse with personal care items like toothbrushes/toothpaste, tissues, shampoo, etc and drop off in the Wellness Center.
Announcement: GHS has started a new and exciting club for girls who are interested in computer science coding!!! We meet every other Friday during lunch in room 1102. No experience with coding needed. Please see Ms. Sultana in room 1102 if you have any questions. 10/25, 11/1, 11/15, 11/29
Announcement: The Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society will meet every Tuesday during lunch in room 3072. Please see Ms. Sabatino in 3083 if you need a lunch pass, or want more information.
Announcement: The Minority Scholars Leadership Program, is a student-led group whose mission is to help increase the academic success of minority students and foster positive relationships. If you were a part of the Minority Scholars Program in Middle School, it is only natural to continue to enjoy the benefits of leadership that the Minority Scholars Program offers. The Minority Scholars Program meets every Tuesday and Thursday during lunch in room 2088. Please see Mrs. Fairclough in room 2088 for further details.
Announcement: PODER will meet every other Thursday during lunch in room 3012. All are welcome and refreshments will be served. For questions or passes please see Mr. Acosta in room 3012.
Announcement: Are you interested in student led discussions on race, identity and culture of students of color? If so, come to the Black Student Union meeting in room 2090 on Wednesday’s during lunch.
Announcement: Spanish Honors Society meets Wednesday, October 23 during lunch in room 3005.
Announcement: There will be a wrestling meeting at lunch on Thursday, October 24 in room 1104.
Announcement: Ebony Awareness is having a Fashion and Talent Show Interest Meeting on Thursday, October 24th at lunch in room 2054. If you are interested in joining Ebony Awareness or participating in the fashion and talent show, please plan to attend this meeting. Current members and past members are encouraged to attend.
Announcement: A Better You will meet on Mondays at lunch in the wellness center conference room. Bring a friend and enjoy a cupcake!
Announcement: The Boys’ Basketball program will hold an important information meeting on Wednesday, October 23rd during lunch in room #1126. The meeting will begin promptly at 11:20. Please be on time.
Announcement: Today there will be a LaFuerza meeting in room 1069. All new members are welcomed. Please join us and see what we have instore for the school year.
Announcement: On Tuesday, October 22 there will be an SGA meeting in room 1069 during lunch all are welcomed.
Announcement: Girls’ lacrosse will hold an interest meeting on Wednesday 23 October, at lunch, in room 2078
Announcement: The Writing Center will have its grand opening today at lunch in room 2091. Come join us for pizza, snacks, drinks, and help on any writing assignments you might have. The Writing Center is open for all students during lunch and REM, but today is the only day we are giving away free food. Come join the fun in room 2091
Announcement: The Comic Book Club will begin meeting again this week. We will meet Thursday during lunch in 2003. If you are interested, come by 2003 before then to get a pass, and we’ll see you then.