Message from the Principal, Crespin Esquivel

From the Office...








22ND - 26TH




Future Dates




  @ 3:05





































  NHS Meeting

  during lunch
































  PD Day for Teachers

  No Students














10/1: GWHS Staff Mtg. @ 3:05
10/2: LTCC Transfer Day
10/3: Principal @ Goal Setting Mtg. (AM)
10/5: No School
          Homecoming Football Game @ 7pm
10/6: Homecoming Dance
10/8:  Principal @ Reasonable Suspicion
          Drug Testing Training (AM)
10/9: DCSD Board Mtg. @ 4pm @ ATC
10/10: PLC Day - Late Start for Students
            PSAT @ 7:30am
            ASVAB @ 7:30
            Financial Aid Night @ 5pm
10/10: Booster Mtg. @ 6pm
10/16: Principal at Leadership all day
  AUGUST  27, 2018




12/14: STUCO Fundraiser
12/15: No School
12/18: DBDM Mtg.
12/19: Communications Mtg. w/Teri White


                           9/7    -Back to School Night  6PM                 9/9    -School in Session PICTURE DAY          9/13  -Whole Staff Meeting                                   9/21  -Flu Clinic 7:30                                9/22 - Practice Count Day



04/15 - Rotary Speech Contest @ Montbleu
04/18 - Sports pictures after school
04/22 - Prom @ 6 @ Edgewood

02/26 - Teacher PLC Day - No Students

02/01: Senior Portraits due to Ms. Martin
02/01: Superinendent Site Visit


01/13 - Financial Aid Night
01/18:   Martin Luther King Holiday
01/22:   School Day



11/9 - Progress Reports mailed home
11/11 - Veterans' Day (No School)
11/13 - School Day


10/14 - PSAT Testing
10/14 - Booster Mtg. @ 6
10/19 - 10/22 - HSPE Testing for Seniors
10/28 - Drama Field Trip
10/30 - 1st Annual Drive-in Movie Night
10/30 - Nevada Day


10/7 - Make-up Picture Day

9/26 - Homecoming Dance
          M.S. @ 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
          H.S. @ 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.



                                                   9/21 - Flu Vaccine Clinic                                     9/23 - Senior Parent NIght




August 27th Tiki Team Off (Boosters)


August 26th - Back To School Night                  August 27th - Tiki Team Off (Boosters)


Welcome to George Whittell High School (GWHS). My name is Crespin Esquivel, I am the Principal at GWHS. 

George Whittell High School (GWHS) is a small 7-12 secondary school nestled in the forest of Lake Tahoe in Zephyr Cove, Nevada. The school is one of four high schools in Douglas County School District. At GWHS, we pride ourselves as being a Nevada High Achieving ­­School. Students range from high to low socio-economic backgrounds, creating a diverse climate of learners. As of count day, GWHS had an enrollment of 163 students, 59 enrolled in middle school and 104 enrolled in high school. Read my complete Principal's Message here.

Welcome to the 2018/2019 school year!!!


If you have a change in address and telephone numbers, please log into Infinite Campus and request a change. Please add in non-household (emergency contacts) as well as many studnets didn't have one in the system last year. Parents your passwords will remain the same for Infinite Campus, but all student passwords have changed.


Parents...if you need assistance in setting up your Infinite Campus account, please call the office or stop by for your access code. Infinite Campus is a wonderful tool for all parents and students as you are able to stay up to date with your childs grades, attendance and an easy way to communicate with teachers. You are also able to add money to your childs lunch account.


School Attendance Requirement for Driver’s Licenses - Beginning January 1, 2015, State Law requires that anyone under the age of 18 who applies for an instruction permit, driver’s license or driver authorization card must provide the DMV with proof that he or she meets the minimum school attendance requirements. For more information, please click here.




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is posted on the Douglas County School District's home page by 6:30 am. You can also tune into 93.9 FM and local TV stations. Visit our Transportation webpage for more important information.

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Please notify the office IF your phone numbers or address have changed so that we have current information to notify you of snow day information and other important announcements. 


   Wear cape

    Key Club Mtg.

  Senior Parent Night
  @ 6 p.m. Rm. 3