Freshman Activities & Important Dates



Granite City High School

Freshman Activities & Key Dates

For the 2017-2018 School Year


Online Registration – Monday, June 5th – August 3rd

        This annual requirement can be completed online if you have been a District 9 student and continue to reside at the same address as last year.


District-Wide Registration – Wed., August 2nd & Thurs., August 3rd

        Held at Granite City High School from 11:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 For students NEW to District 9

         For families with an address change


Freshman Survival Workshop – Monday, August 7th

        Optional Workshop to focus on skills for success

          1:00 – 3:00 p.m., GCHS Cafeteria


Freshman Orientation – Monday, August 14th

          Held at GCHS Gymnasium, Program begins at 6:30 pm

          Meet the teachers, tour the school

          Concludes at 8:30 pm


Schedules Available on Skyward – Wed., August 9th


Physicals and Immunizations – REQUIRED FOR ALL FRESHMAN

       Please submit physical during District-Wide Registration or to

                  GCHS Nurses Office the first week of school.

          Immunizations must be up to date

          School physical can be used to meet requirement for sports

                   Physicals, but must be submitted before student athlete can practice.


Athletics – Fall Sports Dates & Registration

          Athletic Registration is available online at

          All Athletes must have a current physical to practice

          August 7th – Football practice begins

          August 9th – Girls & Boys Golf, Girls & Boys Cross Country, Girls VB,

          Girls Tennis, and Boys Soccer practices begin


Granite City High School

3101 Madison Avenue, Granite City, IL 62040


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