Our Bulldog golfers are getting ready for their upcoming season! Check out this preview of this year's team! https://richmond.com/community/goochland-gazette/previewing-goochland-golf-2021/article_b197f274-ff6c-11eb-8fc5-27c8e6f2e8b2.html
Additional coverage of our Bulldogs upcoming 2021 season: https://www.cbs19news.com/story/44524875/16camps-or-bulldogs-bringing-the-power-back-to-the-jefferson-district
Check out this preview of our 2021 GHS Varsity Football squad: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOAifECUllY
Our GHS Bulldogs will be competing on the football field and volleyball court soon! If you are not able to see our Bulldogs in person, subscribe to the NFHS Network to watch our student athletes on a live stream. Go Bulldogs! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/
We had a great kickoff to our best year ever yesterday at our opening convocation! There was a lot of positive energy as we prepare to welcome our students and families back to school this week. Read more about our convocation here: https://goochlandomm.blogspot.com/
Breaking news: GCPS Special Education Department earns perfect scores for the THIRD YEAR in a row! Our team is 1 of only 19 school divisions in the Commonwealth to receive a perfect score this year! Another example of excellence in action!
Take a moment to read about Goochland County School Board's advocacy for our school division and our local community. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VS1eGrpGyXjFsMS7QPuo7zoGccKyamLv/view?usp=sharing
Mark your calendar for Back to School Night, Thursday, Aug.19 from 4-8pm. Meet your teacher, see friends, play games, buy spirit wear and a free Kona Ice for each student. The SandTopia Food Truck will be in attendance to serve up delicious food.
Be sure to check out our new website www.goochlandschools.org and www.bes.goochlandschools.org All of the information you need is easy to find in a few short clicks! We are also excited to announce the launch of our very own GCPS app! Search for Goochland County Schools on Google Play and in Apple App store. Everything you need to know about menus, special events, and news is now available on your phone.
We are excited to welcome our students back to school in just two weeks! Be sure to check read about our plans to have our best year ever in our News section of our website.
The GHS Class of 2021 graduation was a very special moment for our students, their families, and our school community! Take a moment to experience this awesome night again! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWcAx5sfiJA
Did you know? Our GCPS Career and Technical Education (CTE) and technology teams are hosting and supporting the state-wide Virginia Technology and Engineering Education Association (VTEEA) state-wide virtual conference. Many of our teachers are sharing best practices in CTE and the excellence of GCPS with the colleagues. This is another example of GCPS leading the way!
We had a great turnout for the Sunshine Food Bus today at Jerusalem Baptist Church! Over 50 children came to get healthy meals and a free book! Be sure to visit us every Monday through Thursday at Grace Episcopal Church, Jerusalem Baptist Church, and Second Union Baptist Church.
Proud of the work of our Career and Technical Educators, recognized for their hard work by the Virginia School Boards Association for Excellence in Workforce Readiness! Our Utility and Heavy Equipment Operators Program earned second place in the state!
Remember that the Book Fair is this week! The Book Fair will be open from 7:30 AM to 4 PM each day. Don't forget to send money with your kids so that they can check out the latest reads!
There is a PTO Meeting tonight at 7:30 in the auditorium. We will be discussing the budget for next year.
Be sure to congratulate our Volleyball Team on making it to the district finals!
Welcome to Byrd Elementary's new website and mobile app!