Welcome to our school
"Helping Students Achieve Their Dreams", Galesburg High School is a four-year high school with an enrollment just over 1,300 serving the the students of District 205. GHS offers a diverse curriculum, taught on the block schedule, inlcuding both honors classes and vocational classes offered by an area vocational center headquartered in the building. GHS also offers its students many opportunities to participate in activities, ranging from athletics and music to drama and Scholastic Bowl.
Work continues on GHS campus
Follow the progress on Galesburg High School's new stadium and multi-purpose building with a live video feed. Work on the campus improvements is scheduled to be completed in August of 2014. Simply click onto "Under Construction" logo and see it live!
Sophomores & Seniors scheduled to take Illinois Youth Survey May 7th
Galesburg High School's sophomores and seniors are scheduled to take the annual Illinois Youth Survey on Wednesday, May 7th. Information for Parents on the survey and a possible "opt-out" form is available HERE.
Senior Newsletter #2 posted, check it out...
Galesburg High School seniors should look at the important dates and notices on the second newsletter.
Michael Williams places at State WYSE competition
Michael Williams, a junior at Galesburg High School, placed fifth in Biology at the State WYSE competition held Wednesday at the Univeresity of Illinois. Congratulation Michael and congratulations to the team for advancing to the State competition.
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GHS' Third Term Honor Roll announced
Galesburg High School has released the first term honor roll. It can be viewed here: Term Three Honor Roll
PARCC Assessment to be field-tested at GHS this spring
State Superintendent of Education Christopher A. Koch, Ed.D. explains Illinois' field-testing of the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exams in a letter to parents.
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ACT/PSAE testing to be held April 23-24
The ACT & PSAE will be administered on Wednesday, April 23 and Thursday, April
24, 2014. The testing is mandated by
the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and is a requirement to obtain a
diploma in Illinois.
The tests take two days. The
first day (approximately 4 1/2 hours) is a standard ACT test.
The second day (approximately 3 ½ hours) is part ACT Work Keys Assessment
and part ISBE tests. In addition to
an ACT score each student will receive a PSAE score in reading, math, and
science. These PSAE scores are
composites of either the ACT & Work Keys tests or ACT and ISBE tests.
The scores become a part of the student’s permanent record .
2013-14 Clubs & Organizations
Here is an updated list of the many clubs and organizations offered at Galesburg High School. The listing also includes a sponsor or contact person for each group listed. See the link below:
Activity Calendars still available
Student Council has a supply of Activity calendars for sale for $3.00. These are a great way to keep up on all the events at Galesburg High School.
The new home for up-to-the-date information on Silver Streaks athletics has moved to Athletics 2000. The website will be directly integrated with the Athletic Department's scheduling program.
Girls Basketball camp information
The dates and times for the spring and summer girls basketball camps/clinics hosted by GHS have been announced. Click here for information and a registration form.