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Class of 2020 Senior Pictures


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Have you booked your senior portrait appointment?
HURRY! Appointments are filling fast!

Granite City High School’s Senior Picture Days
Monday-Thursday, June 17-20, 2019   

(Portrait sessions will be at School)

For More information please click Read More 

or visit their website by clicking here Wagner Portrait Group


Graduation Live Streaming

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To watch the 
2019 GCHS Graduation Live 

The ceremony is on May 31, 2019
and begins at 7:30pm 

Please Click here GRADUATION 2019



Special Board of Education Meeting

Special Board of Education Meeting
On May 7, 2019 at 5:00 pm


Agenda: Restructuring of the New Board 


Early Childhood Screenings
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The Early Childhood Program
Prather Pre-K/ Kindergarten Center

Will be having Pre-School Screenings on
Monday June 3, 2019 and June 4, 2019
If you are interested in Attending the program 
Please call and Set up an appointment 

618-451-5836 OPT 1 


District Registration Opens June 3, 2019

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District Registration
2019-2020 School Year

*** Starts June 3, 2019***

Please make sure you have the Correct Documentation if you are making changes for example address.

Registration Requirements 
All Registrations/Enrollments are now done at 3200 Maryville Road
Hours 7:30am - 3:00pm
Any questions please call Student Services at 618.451.5800 opt 1


2019-2020 Kindergarten Enrollment


**Just a Reminder**

2019 - 2020 Kindergarten Enrollment is now OPEN...

April 1, 2019 to April 12, 2019.

Please visit Student Services at 3200 Maryville Rd.
from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm
Monday thru Friday, any questions please call Student Services at 618.451.5800


STEM and Coding Camp
p STEM and Coding Camp for 9th-11th Graders

This 3 day summer camp will include activities that will promote collaborative problem-solving, writing code, and exploration and discovery of connections in science, math, and robotics using Texas Instruments technology.   
Please email denise.albrecht@gcsc9.net to register,
complete forms accessible by links below ,
and drop them off along with the $20 registration fee to
G.C. High School.  Registration will remain open until all vacancies are filled.


At the Board
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Please see the attached "At the Board" from the Board of Education meeting held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.

Click below to see the

Meeting Minutes 


Calling all Incoming Freshman


"Warriors Step Up"
Summer Program

Warrior Renaissance, NHS, and StuCo have teamed up to offer special activities this summer designed to make you feel part of the Warrior Family.
Please see attached Flyer for more information
Freshman Activities


Important Events for Seniors
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Class of 2019
Senior Recognition and Graduation

Senior recognition is on May 29th at 7:00pm
in the GCHS Performing Arts Center. 

Seniors that will be recognized will receive a personal invite. 
This recognition ceremony will include scholarship awards, departmental awards, and recognition's.  

GCHS Graduation is on May 31st at 7:30pm
on Kevin Greene Field at the Nelson Hagnauer Sports Complex on the campus of Granite City High School, weather permitting.  Gates will open at 5:30pm, seating is open with no reservations.


LAST day of School for 2018-2019 school year

Due to the inclement Weather days,
the new last day of school will be

May 21, 2019.

If you have any questions, please call your students school.


2019 GCHS Summer Camps

2019 Granite City High
 Summer Camps

Please click on the Flyer for the Dates and Times.
2019 Summer Camps 

If you have any questions please contact the
High School at 618.451.5808 or Email the Coach Directly. 


Granite City Alumni Association

Welcome to the official Alumni Association of all
Granite City Graduates. 

We are excited to have this resource available for our graduates, schools, and community.  From this site you can learn more about our current projects, donate,  share your story, and stay connected with other alumni.  To become a member please visit the website you can choose to between a free or paid membership.

Alumni Association website:  https://www.granitecityalumni.org/


Canceled due to Weather Chalkapalooza Competition

** DUE to the Weather this event has been Canceled** 
and Art Exhibition 
on May 4, 2019

Located Downtown Granite Area
with more specifics to follow

This competition is open to all Granite City Students of ALL AGES

Artists can claim their spots as early as 10:00am 
CHALKAPALOOZA Competition Flyer 


2019-2020 District Calendar
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2019-2020 District Calendar 

Please understand that these Dates are
**Subject to Change**


Are Kindergartners ready

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The BND did an article on the recent study that children are not prepared for Kindergarten.  

One of our own Kindergarten classes was in this wonderful article and shows that Granite City is doing a good job at preparing them.  Then the Police Chief Rich Miller did a letter to the Editor talking about our great programs we have in Granite City to Help Education succeed in Our Town.  

BND article 

Letter to the Editor (Chief Miller)


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GCHS student Summer Long
competed at the
IHSA State Competition in Lincoln-Douglas Debate. 
Summer finished in 2nd place in the state

Congratulations to Summer!!



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For years, Dental Safari comes to every school in our district every year for dental cleanings and fluoride treatments. 
They see any student as long as parent has completed a permission form.
For the families that are interested in utilizing this service please go to the website and fill out that out at, 
click read more: for more information 


Local ACT prep resources


SIUE Bi-State Band Festival
band The SIUE Bi-State Band Festival was held this weekend on the
campus of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.  
Over 45 high schools and 250 musicians from Illinois and Missouri auditioned to participate in the festival. 
GCHS was represented extremely well with 16 band members selected to participate in the Bi-State Bands! 
Bi-State Band Festival