Sunday, January 2, 2022

January 2, 2022

Sunday, January 2, 2022

GHS Weekly Parent Newsletter 2021-2022

January 2, 2022


Dillon Anderson, Andrew Smith, Bryant Keller, Josh Nieman and Liz Thiesen


ACT Prep:

We will be holding an ACT prep course on Feb. 5th for students taking the ACT in February, March, June or July.  This will be free to students.  Be on the lookout for a registration form for students.

Pink Out: 

Friday, January 7, our basketball teams will be playing for a greater cause - to help fight cancer and raise cancer awareness.  We will hold our Pink Out basketball games and ceremony on this night.  The Pink Out ceremony will take place between the girls and boys varsity games, ending with free will donation buckets for our Mills County Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society.  Wear pink and support our fight against cancer!

End of 1st Semester:

The first semester will end on January 14th.  It is important to remember as we approach the end of the semester that all outcomes must be at a minimum of 2.0 for students to receive credit for the course.  Retakes are still available Tuesday/Thursdays after school from 3:30 to 5:30.  Activity eligibility is dependent on all courses including IWCC courses are passed for the 1st semester.  Online IWCC courses may have an earlier end date than our school semester, please check with your professor to make sure.


10th grade students will be taking the PreACT on January 24 and 25.  The results of this test give each student valuable information regarding both their abilities and possible career area interests. The test will be administered during period 7 on Monday, January 24, and during periods 1-3 on Tuesday, January 25.  


Looking ahead to after the holiday break, the high school will be offering an opportunity for students to participate in the ASVAB test.  We will be utilizing the online version of the test.  For more information please contact Mrs. Rodenburg in the counseling office.

Test Date: January 20, 2022     Test Time: 08:30 AM

AD Weekly Email:

Here is a link to Mr. Bissen’s AD email for activities.  AD Email