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  • This Week's Schedule

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 4/13/2021

    Hybrid


     

      copy of the Daily schedule can be downloaded here or found under the schedule tab at the top of the GKHS website.

     

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  • Morning Announcements

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 4/12/2021

    Good Morning Graham Kapowsin Eagles!! Here are your morning announcements for Tuesday April 15, 2021.

     

    April is National Poetry month! Find poems like this one in the GK library.

     

    "The Bridge" by Kaissar Afif

    Poetry is a river

    And solitude a bridge.

    Through writing

        We cross it,

    Through reading

    We return.

     

    Lunches: Just a reminder that breakfasts and lunches are FREE this year. Take Home meals are also available on your way out to the parking lots. Be sure to pick one up.

     

    Play Auditions: Auditions for Drama Club's in person play, One Stoplight Town, are today after school in the Auditorium. Anyone is welcome to audition. Pick up an audition packet from the call board outside the main Auditorium doors beforehand. If you're interested in Drama Club or helping out backstage, text @GKHSdrama to 81010 to sign up for Drama Club text updates. 

    Scholarship Opportunities: Seniors, BEST Scholarships and the Booster Club Scholarship are due today! Please email Mrs. Woyak if you have any questions.  

     

    School Pictures: Did you get your student ID picture taken earlier this year? If not, be sure to get your picture taken on Monday April 19th or Tuesday April 20th during lunch time.  Picture packets options will also be available for purchase.

    Canned Food Drive: GK's April Absurdity Canned Food Drive starts next week and runs until May. All items will support our community through our very own Pantry! Please bring non-perishables, toiletries, and canned items into your advisory period. Help your class make it to the finals and capture the trophy! Contact Mr. Knudson or Kaitlyn Skrei with any questions.

    Job Opportunity: Bethel Recreation is now hiring officials for their Youth Baseball Leagues.  Pay is $13.69 per hour with games on weeknights and Saturdays starting May 1st.  An umpire meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 28.  If you are interested, please contact the Director, Jolie Moxley by emailing: jmoxley@bethelrec.org or visit their website at: bethelrec.org for more information on applying.

     

     

    Josten’s Pick Up: Seniors, Josten’s will be here from 3 to 5:30pm for graduation regalia delivery.  For more information, check your email from Mrs. Fritz.

     

    Remember, Orange & Blue Starts with YOU!

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  • Hiring Officials for Youth Baseball

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 3/31/2021
    Bethel Recreation is now hiring officials for their Youth Baseball Leagues.  Pay is $13.69 per hour with games on weeknights and Saturdays starting May 1st.  An umpire meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 28.  If you are interested, please contact the Director, Jolie Moxley by emailing: jmoxley@bethelrec.org or visit their website at: bethelrec.org for more information on applying.
     
    If anyone is interested, please send them the link to our employment information on our website: BASEBALL UMPIRE EMPLOYMENT INFO and the attached flyer or just have them contact Peggy or myself.   Peggy Walker: pwalker@bethelsd.org or call 253-800-4301
     
    The following is the link to our Umpire Survey as well: BASEBALL UMPIRE SURVEY
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  • Back to School Reminders

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 3/11/2021

    Reminders

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  • Important Information

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 3/2/2021
    PARKING PERMITS
    All vehicles parked at Graham Kapowsin HS require a parking permit. 
    Applications will be available starting March 29th in the front office. 
    Permits will start being issued April 12th. 
    Cost is $10.00. 
    Eligibility requirements for the 2020-2021 school year:
    Students must have a valid driver's license, Insurance and registration.
    Privilege to park may still be revoked for discipline issues and/or parking/driving incidents.
     
    School Pictures & ID Cards
    April 19 & 20th in the commons during lunches. 10:00am-12:30pm.
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  • Purchase a Yearbook!

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 1/5/2021

    Yearbook

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  • Class of 2021 Information

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 12/1/2020

    Seniors: For up-to-date information check out the "Senior Class of 2021" section located on the Counseling & Career Center page of the GKHS website.

    Senior Town Hall

     

    January 22 - Senior yearbook ads deadline.

    This google form link is for Senior Photos,  Senior Photo Link    DUE DATE Jan 25. 

    Josten's Graduation Orders   

    If you have not yet had the chance to order your cap/gown unit, announcements, class ring and other celebratory items, please visit our website at www.jostens.com choose your school and place your order.  You may also call 1-800-Jostens and they can take the order over the phone.

      More Information

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  • Student support: Topic Tuesday

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 11/2/2020

    We are excited to launch a new support time called Topic Tuesday hosted by your GK Counseling Department.  Join us every Tuesday from 2-2:30p to chat about various topics. Our goal is to support you in every way we can! 

    Topic Tuesday Zoom Link: https://bethelsd.zoom.us/j/82187886063

    • Upcoming topics include: 
    • Life before Covid and Now
    • Mental Health
    • Motivation 
    • Organization

    Hope to see you there!

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  • Need Homework Help?

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 10/10/2020 1:30:00 AM

    GET FREE Homework HELP and/or FAFSA Help online at the Pierce County Library.

    Pierce County Library Systems is offering online homework and FASFA help if you have a library card. Go to the "Kids and Teens " tab, click "tools for students" and you will see the "online homework help" tab.

    https://www.piercecountylibrary.org/kids-teens/tools-students/online-homework-help.htm

    Do you need to sign up for a Library Card?https://www.piercecountylibrary.org/services/library-card/library-card.htm

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  • Our Virtual Writing Center is Open!

    Posted by KAREN TOUT on 10/2/2020

    Do you need help with a writing assignment? Make an appointment with our Writing Center. Click here or look under the "Academics tab"

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Principal's Message

  •  Welcome to Graham-Kapowsin High School, where Orange and Blue Starts with YOU! 

    Y=Your Personal Best Everyday
    O=Own Your Future
    U=Understand We are One
     
    While we are in remote learning we still strive to meet our vision of the above items.  Make sure you are ready to go for the synchronous learning days and if you have questions about what periods we are running that day please consult our Calender to know which days are Orange days, Blue days, and YOU days. 
     
    Don't hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions and remember our building is open from 7am-3pm every weekday if you need to visit us in person. 
     
    Sincerely,
    Mr. Yarkosky

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