October is disability history and awareness month. For questions regarding the multiple opportunities for our students with disabilities @glndschools, please contact our exceptional education department at 556-5601.
Did you know? @glndschools has an anonymous tip line to allow students, staff, families, and community members to let us know about safety, behavior, discrimination, or bullying in our schools. More information at https://www.goochlandschools.org/page/safeschools-alert
Did you hear that crunch? Today at 10:00 a.m., we participated in the Crunch Heard Around the Commonwealth to celebrate Farm to School Week. These apples came from Stillhouse Creek Farm in Batesville, VA. @goochland_sns
Our coaches & sponsors of our many athletic, extracurricular, & co-curricular activities dedicate countless hours to allow our students to follow their passion and learn life-long lessons outside of the academic day. Thank you for sharing your time and talents with our students!
Thank you to @glndschools instructional coaches who provide ongoing and embedded professional development and support to our instructional staff! Our school division is #stronGer because of your time, efforts, and talents!
October is Farm to School Month. This week our school nutrition teams will be serving locally sourced meats and produce as a part of our meal options. Thanks to our dedicated food services professionals for their work to provide our students with healthy and nutritious meals!
Breaking news: Goochland County Public Schools has been rated the #1 school division in the Metro Richmond Region for the FIFTH YEAR IN A ROW! Huge thanks to our dedicated employees, hard working students, and support community of parents, families, and volunteers for making this possible! https://www.niche.com/k12/d/goochland-county-public-schools-va/rankings/
Please join us in thanking our dedicated and hard working custodial team for everything they do to make @glndschools #stronGer! You contributions to our team are greatly valued and appreciated!
If you're looking for something to eat tonight after the Bulldog's football game, stop by Bella Sicilia to pick up some pizza. Mention Goochland High School All Night Graduation - 20% of the proceeds go to support our graduating seniors!
Bella Sicilia is staying open late tonight just to support our Seniors & All Night Graduation. Stop by between 8:30 and 10:40 tonight for some pizza specials! Be sure to mention All Night Graduation - 20% of all sales go to support our graduating Bulldogs!
Huge thanks to Team @glndschools employees and volunteers from @GoochlandYMCA & @vadentist for providing resources to families and students, including free dental cleanings and screenings. Another example of this community's excellence! https://youtu.be/VEQLL8NFeIk
Excellent presentation today @GoochlandHigh by former Goochland County Treasurer, Pam Johnson. Thank you for sharing important life lessons about taxation, responsibility, and financial planning. Thank you for giving your time to make @glndschools & our Bulldogs #stronGer!
Awesome morning @GoochlandHigh! Heartwarming to see students engaging w/ men and women who have served our country in the armed forces! Interviews & breakfast today, recognition at the homecoming game, & a visit to D.C. Thanks Ms. Tate @GHSVetProject for making this possible!
Congratulations to our @GoochlandHigh team led by Calypso Gilstrap and Catherine Richards for receiving the Community Impact award from @rvatechcouncil for their work to use virtual reality in support of our division's instructional objectives. Another example of excellence!
We are proud to announce that Goochland High School is the 2022 RVATech Community Impact Award winner! Congratulations to Ms. Richards and Ms. Gillstrap on this outstanding accomplishment!
Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a course that teaches individuals how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses. The training provides skills needed to provide initial help and support to those developing a mental health problem or experiencing a crisis. GCPS is holding Youth MHFA trainings on October 24 and October 25. If you or anyone is interested in completing this course, please register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1xm64BLMJzzoKlY8rtpaWu8038X_IohBvcvTYeCRoFk0/edit. If you have additional questions, please reach out to Danielle Bettin (email@example.com), Ashton Blackley (firstname.lastname@example.org,va.us) or Ashley Lawson (email@example.com).
September is National Suicide Prevention Month. GCPS mental health team members are available to support students at all schools. Learn more about our team members & the services they provide on our mental health webpage: https://www.goochlandschools.org/o/gcps/page/mental-health
Grateful for our teachers who continuously learn and grow together! They spent today digging into student data, exploring more with Canvas, and tinkering in a virtual reality playground 💪🏼 #stronGer @GHSCollier
GHS Book Club students engaged in library science while learning and practicing with our new catalogue system! Grateful for our innovative and student-centered librarians. #stronGer
Construction has started on the right hand turn lane from Bulldog Way to Route 6 West. This will further improve the traffic flow in and around our secondary complex. This project is part of the bond referendum passed by our community last November. #GVABONDS