GGHS

GODLEY GROVE HIGH SCHOOL

5601 Rubium Way
Godley Grove, Texas
Phone: (972) 555- 1235        Fax: (972) 555 -1236

Principal      Dexter Dinges

Associate Principal for Curriculum and Instruction       Martha Smith

Student Activities       Sylvia Singers

Director of Guidance     Joshua Martin

Counselors       

     Hank Ruth– A - Col
     Glen Briggs– Com - Haz
     Ross Johnson– He - Lm
     Lyndi Rockman– Lo - Pi
     Tanya Nombre – Pl - Sy
     Paola Beseme– T - Z and AVID

School Hours     9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Enrollment         1212
School Colors     Purple, Green and White
Mascot               Wolves
Motto                 Leading with pride.

Directions to School

   From Astatine St: Turn R on Rubium Way – east to the school.
   From Krypton St: Turn L on Rubium Way – west to the school.

Achievements

   Nationally Recognized Forensic Science Program (2013, 2014, 2015)
   2015 TBEC Honor Roll Recipient
   Texas ACT Council 2012, 2015 College Readiness Award
   Just for Kids Award (2009, 2012, 2015)
   34 National Merit Finalists
   6 National Hispanic Scholars
   68 Commended Students
   Lone Star Cup (2007, 2009, 2012, 2015)
   Academic Decathlon State Qualifiers (2008-15)
   4 All State Choirs (2009-12)
   3 All State Bands (2001, 2009, 2011, 2014)
   3 All State Orchestras (2009)
   Boys' Doubles Tennis State Champ (2004, 2009, 2011)
   Boys' Baseball Bi-District Champions (2009, 2015)
   Boys' Golf Team District Champion and Regional Qualifier (2009, 2012)
   DECA State and Nationals (2009) and Qualifiers (2000-15)
   Destination ImagiNation 1st in Region (2005, 2009, 2013, 2015)
   Economics Challenge Finalist & Stock Market Game Winners (2009)
   FBLA State (2008-09); French Symposium Team State (2009)
   German State Competition (2009, 2013-2015)
   Girls' Softball Bi-District Champions (2009)
   Girls' Golf Team Regional Qualifier (2012)
   HOSA State (2015)
   Latin State Junior Classical League (2009)
   Pan American Student Forum State (2009, 2013)
   Robotics Team Nationals (2003, 2007, 2009, 2013) World Champs (2007, 2009, 2013)
   TX Visual Arts Association (2009); Science Fair (2) 1st in State (2009, 2013)
   Speech Nationals (2009-15)
   Swim Team, Boys' and Girls' Regional / State (2002, 2008-15)
   Theatre Design State (2008-09)
   Vet Tech II Region (2009, 2012)
   Whiz Quiz Nationals (2006, 2009-13)
   Wrestling State Champ Qualifiers (2008-09)
   TMEA State Honor Orchestra "Best in Texas" (2001, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2015)
   Award Winning Student Newspaper -- Purple Paws (2008, 2013)
   Boys' Baseball State Champions (2015)
   Boys' Golf Team State (2002, 2008, 2015)
   Boys' and Girls' Cross Country Team District 9-5A Championship (2003)
   Boys' Soccer State Runner-up (2007)
   Girls' Basketball State (2006, 2013)
   Girls' Golf Regional (2008)
   Girls' Soccer State Championship (2000, 2002, 2007, 2015)
   Girls' Softball Regional (2008)
   Girls Volleyball Regional (2008, 2010)
   Marching Band UIL Sweepstakes (2001-08)
   Nationwide Top 10% JROTC "Honor Unit with Distinction" (2003, 2006, 2009, 2015)
   Golden Grove All Sports Award for District 9-5A (2000 - 06 and 2008);
   Team Tennis State Champions (2001, 04-06); and 28 VASE State Champs (2008, 2013).

Advanced Placement (26 courses)

Junior Achievement; one-, two-, and three-hour courses providing experience and training in several career options including drafting, clinical rotation, advertising, early childhood education, desktop publishing, multimedia, and fashion design.

Hartford University Concurrent Enrollment Program is also available at Golden Grove Service learning is incorporated into our curricular program.

Also provided are outstanding opportunities in the arts, including: choir, orchestra, band, and theater / speech, and visual arts. AVID and JROTC are integral parts of the activity offerings on our campus.