GHS Local Scholarship Awards Assembly

Geneseo high school students are very blessed to live in such a caring and giving community.¬† One of the many ways the community is so generous is with the Local Scholarship Awards.¬† There are over 50 civic clubs, family endowments, and other entities that provide tens of thousands of dollars to GHS seniors every year.¬†…

Visit from local Congressman

Illinois Representative Dan Swanson, 74th District, was at GHS this morning to present Maya Esparza with a copy of the House resolution passed in her honor.¬† Below is a copy of part of the House Resolution. HR0182 – 2 -¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† LRB100 11586 MST 22689 r 1¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† WHEREAS, Maya Esparza raised more than $1,000 dollars…

GHS Art Show

The Smith Studio & Gallery hosted the GHS Art show this week.  GHS Art students displayed all of the many and varied talents.  Mrs. Degarmo has done a great job of helping all of her students refine their artistic abilities.  Thank you to Mr. Smith for hosting this great event each year.

GHS Musical

Congratulations to Joe DePauw and the cast/crew/musicians for the great performances this past week.  Everyone did a great job.  We want to thank First United Methodist Church for allowing us to use their beautiful facilities for the performances.

FFA Banquet

The annual FFA banquet was held in the GHS Cafeteria last night.  Doc delivered a powerful motivational message, and the new set of FFA officers was seated.

Chemistry Museum of Gases

Students in Ms. Komel’s Honors Chemistry class created displays representing the different parts of the family of gases in our universe.¬† The students created posters, Google slides shows, and other artifacts to represent their family.¬† The students then had the opportunity to view everyone else’s representations and decide which family they might belong to.

Drafting project

Students in Mr. Bess drafting class are currently working on creating and building a prototype iPad holder for the Athletic Department.¬† The Athletic Trainer, Mr. Davis, is wanting an iPad holder attached to the weight racks in the PE facility so that data can be displayed in real time with the arm band software they…

Cover letter work

Students in Mrs. Brown’s English classes are researching about, and creating cover letters this week.¬† The students are getting valuable writing and life skill lessons with this learning objective.