Goochland High School is excited to host its first annual Freshman Orientation on Thursday, August 8, 2013. Returning students, band members and cheerleaders will be on hand to welcome the Class of 2017 when they arrive at 9 am. The day is full of opportunities to learn something about high school life and techniques for being a successful bulldog. A schedule for the day follows:
Class of 2017 Freshman Orientation
9:00 Students Arrive
9:15 Welcome and introductions – student leaders, Mr. Newman, Mrs. Fowler
9:20 Guidance Services and Counselor Assignments
9:30 Icebreaker activity – Ms. Avakian and student leaders
9:50 Classroom Activities – Students will be divided into four groups
11:55 Students will rotate to their final class.
12:25 Tour building – guided by student leaders
12:45 Club Fair – Students will learn about the club and sports options available to them at GHS.
1:15 Student Leader Panel will respond to questions from 9th graders
1:45 Entertainment and Closing
2:00 Dismiss students
Rising 9th graders received information about the orientation during the last week of school in May and information was posted on the GHS website. Registration is required to assist in planning for lunch and transportation. In addition to learning more about Goochland High School, 9th graders will receive their fall schedule and a Class of 2017 tee shirt. Welcome to all of our new students and parents. We look forward to working with you. Go Class of 2017! Go Bulldogs!