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Party Week and the Importance of Friends

Party Week and the Importance of Friends

April 13, 2018

A long four hour drive to Salt Lake City, a long five days lying in a hospital bed, no sleep or eating...

Goldberg Says Goodbye

Goldberg Says Goodbye

March 27, 2018

After 3 years filled with tragedy, challenges and change, GJHS Principal Ari Goldberg, has announced...

Headed for Success

March 23, 2018

Towards the end of each year, students have the opportunity to elect their fellow students into positions...

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Arts and Culture

  • The Sacrifices Made for a Play

    The Grand Junction High School drama department has been putting on plays since about the 70’s, but what you don’t see is all the hard work an...

  • 2018 Middle School Tours

    Thursday,  February 15th, the GJHS  performing arts department went on tour to East, West, and Orchard Mesa Middle Schools to show off each of t...

  • Not Just Your Average Teenager

    High School is challenging and rigorous enough for so many of us, now imagine the stress of High School on top of worrying about where your next meal ...

  • Culture Beyond the Classroom

    Comparative Religions is a social studies elective taught by Mr. Whiteford during 2nd and 6th period, but this is not a class you would find in your u...

  • Artistic Buzz

      The art room is silent at lunch except for the slight murmur of Jonny Cash playing the guitar from the far radio and the sounds of full conc...

  • Roaring Across the Stage

    Soon the stage lights will be bright, shinning down on the drama students as they transform the auditorium into the world of the Addams Family. But fo...

  • Playing in the Spot Light

    Melody Jacobsen a senior at GJHS will weld her musical talent on the violin under the golden stage lights and the 83 foot vaulted ceilings of Carnegie...

  • Our Gold Key Winner

      In Colorado,  over 6,000 pieces of art are submitted by around 2,200 students to The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Entries are judged ...

  • The Adams Family Musical

    The GJHS Drama Club will be doing a play on December 11th and 12th.  This play is on The Adams Family Musical and will be in musical format. “Th...

  • Shakespeare Spotlight

    As the curtains opened, “The Shakespeare Project” cast quickly put all preconceived ideas regarding Shakespeare to rest. Most high school stude...

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