Message from the Principal, Crespin Esquivel

From the Office...
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS ENDS        NOVEMBER 2ND, FALL BACK                                                 MAKE UP PICTURE DAY        NOVEMBER 4TH!!
















  Saturday, May 31st @ 11 a.m.                                                                                 LAST DAY OF  SCHOOL                                7th - 11th Grades                                        June 2nd!!
April 14th                                                           $120 - Couple $65 - Single



Tickets on sale 4/14

$120 - Couple $65 - Single

Warrior Weekly
Future Dates
11/3                                                                      Staff Accreditation Mtg. @ 3:05            
 11/4                                                                   Make Up Picture Day                                        Lake Schools' Study Group Mtg. @ 4:30
                                        Math HSPE Re-test @ 7:30                                                           Lake Schools' Study Group @ 4:30
                   Math HSPE Re-test @ 7:30                                                                        Lake Schools' Study Group @ 4:30                           




Christian Club Mtg.   during lunch                                              Lunch Club in Student Services                                                                                        
                   Academic Team to        host a math @ 1 p.m. 


                                              Christian Club Mtg.  during lunch  
               Christian Club Mtg.                                           LTCC College    Transfer Day                                                          School Board Mtg. @  Lake Tahoe Public Library @ 3:30   













AM - Principal @          Test Admin.                   Training


















NHS Mtg. during lunch                                                                DBDM Mtg. # 3:05                                

NHS Induction Ceremony @ 6

Leadership Workshop @ Pau-Wa-Lu                                                                  Drama Class to S.F.                                      Parent Expo @ Pau-Wa-Lu @ 5 p.m.   
                              "Thoughtful Tuesday" (hi-five all your peers)








End of 12 week grading period









      NO SCHOOL       

11/2:  D.S.T. Ends - Back 1 hr.

11/10: District Inservice (No School)              11/11: Veteran's Day Holiday                          11/12: Booster Meeting @ 6                             11/15:  REGL (8th) Luncheon @ Montbleu    11/18:  School Board Mtg. @ DHS                   11/26:  Minimum Day for Students                  11/27 - 11/28:  Thanksgiving Holiday 


10/8: Make up picture day                            10/8: Booster Meeting @ 6

Welcome to George Whittell High School (GWHS). My name is Crespin Esquivel, and I am the Principal at GWHS. 

We are a 7-12 grade high school of approximately 205 students.  We are the only 4-day week school in Lake Tahoe.  GWHS is nestled in the amazing forest of Lake Tahoe in Zephyr Cove, Nevada at an elevation of 6,400 ft.  We pride ourselves as being a Nevada High Achieving High School. We have a strong community and parent support base for our students and staff.

Read my complete Principal's Message here.

The first day packets should have all been turned in to the school office. If you still have not turned in the first day packet forms, please do so ASAP.  Thanks to all the parents who turned in the forms.


Sports - If you plan on participating in a fall sport, please click on Athletics and towards the bottom of that page you will find a link for the GWHS Sports Packet. This packet must be completed and turned in before you can practice. Please note the athletic fee has increased to $35 plus $10 for your Student Body Card for a total of $45.


Yearbooks are on sale for $50 each. The price will increase monthly so buy yours now!!


Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) - In 2010, Nevada adopted the Common Core State Standards and shortly after became a governing state of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium. This school year, Whittell was selected to be field tested. To read more about how this will affect our school and your students, please click here

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