Monday, September 15th is an "A" Day
Tuesday, September 16th is a "B" Day
Wednesday, September 17th is an "A" Day
Thursday, September 18th is a "B" Day
Students who need to register for the GHSGT that will take place at Shaw in Sept. and Nov. please visit: GHSGT -GHSWT Online Registration
Important information about out-of-zone Magnet and Hardship Transfer Requests
The week of 9-15-14:
Tuesday we have a cross country meet at Kinnett Stadium. The meet begins at 5:00 PM and admission is free. Also, the volleyball team also has a match at Hardaway. Match time is at 6:00 PM.
Wednesday has the JV football team in action against Hardaway. The game is at Shaw and begins at 5:00 PM. The volleyball team will take on Kendrick in our gym. Match time is 4:30 and admission is $5.00.
Thursday, we will have the R2G commitment ceremony for our 9th graders at 1:45 in the auditorium. In the evening we will have our ring ceremony for our 11th graders at 6:30 in the auditorium. The softball team travels to take on Columbus High. Game time is 4:45. The 9th grade football team will take on Northside at Shaw. Game time is 5:00 PM.
Friday the varsity football team will play Northeast Macon at Kinnett Stadium. Game time is 7:30. Tickets will be on sale at Shaw for $5 beginning on Wednesday. If you wait to purchase your ticket at the gate, the price increases to $7.00.
Mr. Cobb wanted to let you know the Sound of Silver Marching Band will be performing at Memorial Stadium this Saturday for the Columbus Youth Football League @ 9:30 AM (National Anthem @ 10 AM) and the band will perform at the 3 PM Show of the Shrine Circus at the Civic Center. We would love to see everyone at either performance.
Homecoming week – September 29 – October 3
Activities during the week include:
- Hall parade
- Dress up days
- Bonfire (with music and relay type games)
- Door decorating contest
- Hall decorating
We are looking for clubs/organizations/sports groups to enter a float in the hall parade. More details will be provided later.
Please let Mrs. White know if your club/sport would like to have a booth to sell concessions during the bonfire. This year the bonfire activities will begin at 6:00pm and end at 9:00pm.
We are looking for groups to sell popcorn, drinks, burgers, etc.
Awards and Achievements for the 2014 - 15 school year:
Awards for the 2013-14 school year:
Jacobe Love performed at Nationals in Brave New Voices!
His group poem (which he slammed with another young lady from MCSD) was chosen to be recognized by YouthSpeaks and is now on Youtube; click the following link:
YouTube Video of BNV
Please have a look; those two were amazing!
Also, Jacobe scored 28.8 and 28.5 out of 30 on both of his poems! What an awesome Shaw Raider!!
FBLA National Competition - 3rd place team: Breonna Bunkley and Kelly Crittenden for Partnership with Business
FBLA National Competition - Top 15 team: Breonna Bunkley and Aleasha Spellman for Business Financial Plan
FBLA National Competition - Top 12 Individual: Jacob Hairston for Future Business Leader
SkillsUSA National Competition - 7th place team: Dwinneylyne Butanas, Darian English, Darcy Flowers Jr., and Jacobe Love for Broadcast News Team
SkillsUSA National Competition - Top 25 Individual: Chandler Braski for Cabinet Making
Georgia Young Authors - State Winner, Jennie Jumper
Partners in Education (PIE) - Academic Achievement Award
Advisor of the Year, Georgia Scholastic Press Association - Mona Griffith
Page One: Career and Technical Winner - Jacob Hairston
Page One: Foreign Language Winner - Leanna McKenzie
4th in the state for number of students passing the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Exam in one program area.
National History Day: Region Winners (5 State Qualifiers)
Green Club: KCB Gateway School of the Year Award
Poetry Slam: Fountain City Poetry Slam Winner
FCCLA: State Medalists
FBLA: State winners (14 National Qualifiers)
SkillsUSA: State winners (5 National Qualifiers)
Band: Superior Rating for their Large Group Performance
Art: Award Winning Student work hanging at the River Center and MPEC.
Orchestra: Superior Rating for their Large Group Performance
Chorus: Superior Rating at their Large Group Performance Evaluation
Deca State Winners (National/International Qualifier)
Math Team, 1st Place CSU Tournament
One Act Play Region Champions (State Qualifier)
FBLA Regional Winners. (State Qualifier)
Skills USA Regional Winners (State Qualifier)
Deca Regional Winners (State Qualifier)
FCCLA Top Cookoff State Winner
Academic Decathlon Regional Winners (State Qualifier)
Math Team, 2nd Place CVCC Tournament
Band, Chorus, Orchestra Honor Performances and State Qualifiers
MOS Certifications, Tops in the State
Science Fair Winners
Green Club Awards and Recognitions
History Day Winners
Raider Masters (Toast Masters with TSYS)
Writing Competion Winners
Journalism Awards and Honors
BETA Club Distinguished Award
Yearbook Honors and Awards
Construction Industry Certification
Raiders to Graduate (R2G) Honors and Accolades
Special Needs Recognition, Honors and Awards
GHSGT Writing Scores 98%
1st Semester EOCT Success, meeting and/or exceeding learning targets
Athletic Success, Honors and Awards
Last Updated: September 15, 2014