MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH
PD Day No School
Big Wave Day
Bonfire @ ZC Park
Tropic Thunder Day
Festival (Ms. Reyes)
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 211 students, 74 enrolled in middle school and 137 enrolled in high school. Read my complete Principal's Message here.
Welcome to the 2017/2018 school year!!! Our 1st day of school is Monday, August 28th. Our first bell rings at 7:30am. First day packets will be available on the first day of school with student schedules and important papers that need to be completed and returned to the office as soon as possible.
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.
A reminder for all 7th grade students. You MUST have the Tdap and meningitis immunization. You may fax your immunization records to 775-588-2443. Your student will not be allowed to start school if we have not received official proof of the vaccination.
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.
SNOW DAY INFORMATION...
Key Club Mtg.
Senior Parent Night
@ 6 p.m. Rm. 3