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2018 Yearbooks!

this image is a word cloud - the dominant word is YEARBOOK. Other visible words include PHOTO, GRADUATION, SCHOOL, SMILE, MEMORIES, TEENAGERThe 2018 Wildcat yearbook will be here Wednesday, May 30th! If you ordered a yearbook, Seniors ONLY may get their yearbook during all lunches on Wednesday, May 30th. Underclassmen may get their yearbook during all lunches on Thursday, May 31st. If you did not order a yearbook, you’re in luck. We received extra copies that may be purchased during homeroom ONLY from June 1st-June 8th from Mrs. Cirilli in room 409. Please bring $80 cash to purchase your copy.

Senior Updates – GBHS Class of 2018

wildcat head logo with a mortarboardEach senior will receive 15 tickets (at no cost ). Tickets will be available for pick-up during lunches (date TBA). If you know that you will require more than 15 tickets, please complete this additional grad ticket request form, print it, and deliver it to the GBHS main office no later than Friday, June 1.

An informational assembly was held during second block on Wednesday, March 28 for all seniors. Important information about prom, graduation, and other end-of-the-year senior events and opportunities were discussed. Seniors received copies of the Prom permission slip, the Senior Newsletter, and After Prom permission slips for seniors . Hard copies for all of these resources are currently available in the main office. You can view the slideshow that was presented at this senior meeting here. 

SOL STUDY SESSIONS Dates & Times posted for SPRING 2018

The End of Course SOL Testing window will begin May 17, 2018 and extend through June 11, 2018. All testing dates have been posted to our online calendar. Review sessions are planned and delivered by licensed teachers currently teaching SOL courses at Great Bridge High School. Each study session will begin at 3:45pm and end at 4:30pm. Transportation home is available to any student in need via the afternoon activity bus. There are 2 SOL Power Sessions offered (Earth Science & Biology) and those two sessions will last 2 hours – both beginning at 3:45pm – students must RSVP to secure their seat for the power session. Attendance to study sessions and power sessions qualify for time recovery. Please contact our API, Mrs. Haskins, with any questions about our study sessions.  Click here to access the Spring 2018 SOL Study Session memo

Important PTSA updates!

Great Bridge High PTSA

Every week, we update our website with information on how you can directly support Great Bridge High School students and faculty! Visit our PTSA page to learn the latest information on:

Microsoft Office 365

Chesapeake Public Schools is happy to announce the availability of Office 365 Pro Plus at no charge to all Chesapeake Public School (CPS) students for use on personal computer equipment. 
The licensing allows the installation of the software on up to five compatible PC and/or MAC computers. In addition, a simplified version of the software may be installed on up to five tablet/mobile devices. The license will remain active as long as the division maintains this agreement and as long as you are a CPS student. Once the student withdraws from the division, they are no longer legally licensed to use the software.

Click here for more information and to access the link to install Office 365

 

After Prom 2018 – A Red Carpet Glamour Event!

After Prom 2018 Theme - Red Carpet GlamourIn October 2017, when voting for Homecoming King & Queen, the senior class were afforded the opportunity to vote on the After Prom Theme and provide vital feedback on the prizes and food offered at this post-prom event! The seniors chose “RED CARPET GLAMOUR”!

Parents, we need your support in making this event a success. Please read the letter Mr. Johnson sent home to learn how you can help us make After Prom for the class of 2018 a positive experience and a memorable night!

See our Calendar Event here!

Wildcat Wares! School Store is NOW OPEN!!!

image reads: WILDCAT WARES the GBHS SCHOOL STOREThe school store will be open on Tuesday and Thursday mornings before school starts (8:15-8:40) and Fridays during lunches.  View our inventory online by clicking on this link!

Please contact Mrs. with any questions about the school store.

Sign up to get Text Messages from GBHS

School Messenger text YES to 67587Chesapeake Public Schools provides a service for parents that enhances communication by delivering important information, such as delayed school openings or emergency closings due to weather, via SMS text messaging. This service is intended to enhance our existing means of communication and will not replace any exiting form of communication.

To participate in the new service you must register your mobile phone number. Registration is simple and only takes a few seconds to complete.

Access the directions to sign up for Text alerts from GBHS.


Support Wildcat Athletics!

GREAT BRIDGE ATHLETICS - IPTAY STICKER IMAGEThe athletic program at Great Bridge High School has been recognized as one of the best in the Commonwealth for decades. In an effort to maintain high standards and support our athletic program, the IPTAY program was established to provide financial resources to Wildcat athletic programs.

Please read the IPTAY letter from our principal, Mr. Jeff Johnson, which outlines how you can become a supporter today!

Also – back by popular demand – all IPTAY supporters will receive a 4 inch vinyl sticker (see image at right) along with a note of our appreciation. Display this decal on your tumbler, automobile, or anywhere to show your Wildcat Pride!

 

 

 


Online Payment Option Now Available!

Online School PaymentsParents now have access to Chesapeake Public Schools Online School Payments portal. This service is provided to parents to facilitate payment for a variety of school fees, products, and services. The online payment solution is pro