Author Archives: GVHSJagJournal

PennDOT Innovations Challenge

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) are inviting high school students in grades 9-12 to compete in the third PennDOT Innovations Challenge. The challenge encourages students to use their problem-solving, creative and strategic-thinking abilities to solve real-world transportation challenges. This year’s Innovations Challenge asks students to look

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Football Camp Update

By: Alec Eskin Football season is officially underway for the Garnet Valley Jaguars. They have just finished up their football camp and are now into their first week of practices as they prepare for their game against the Downingtown West Whippets. This year’s camp was very successful as they head into the regular season. It

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Ninth Grade Orientation

9th GradeOrientation9th Gr Orientation Flyer 2019.pdf Wednesday, August 21, 2019TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.COST: $15.00 (includes lunch, gift, & locker fee) *Checks made payable to: “GVHS”Questions: Contact Mrs. Van Horn at (610) 579-7745 Please cut bottom portion & mail with payment to: GVHS552 Smithbridge Road Glen Mills, PA 19342

PYOD Chromebook 2019

Rising 9th Graders (Current 8th Grade students) or ANY Student New to PYOD The district’s goal is to provide access to technology, in the form of classroom carts (iPads, Chromebooks, Laptops) in all K-8 classrooms with no fee for students or parents. All students in grades 9-12, will continue to have the option to bring their

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Still Haven’t Finished Your Summer Work?

2019 Summer Work Assignments GVSD Summer Assignment web page is located HERE. Please click on Elementary, Middle and/or High School to find links to the summer assignments for your student(s). Elementary students only have a summer assignment related to English/Language Arts & Reading, Middle School students have a summer assignment for English Language Arts, as well

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The New Schedule

How many courses can students take in the new schedule? Students can take up to 8 credits, similar to the existing schedule. However, students would be able to schedule a study hall and still meet the graduation requirement of 27.5 credits How long are the classes? 4 days of the cycle, class will be 56

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Lunch and Learn

LUNCH AND LEARN What is Lunch and Learn? Lunch and Learn is a 63 – 67 minute block of time that occurs each day. Lunch and Learn happens during the middle of the day from 10:35 until 11:38 on non-block days and from 10:33 until 11:40 on block days. During Lunch and Learn teachers will

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