Golden High School is located in the beautiful foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Golden, Colorado. GHS, founded in 1873, is the oldest school in Colorado with over 125 years of history.

GHS Mission - The staff of Golden High School is committed to fostering a welcoming and collaborative environment through effective communication and dynamic critical thinking. We are accountable to all members of our community.
GHS Vision -
At Golden High School, we strive to create life-long learners who are compassionate critical thinkers, creative problem solvers and responsible community members. 

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday  7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday - 7:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Latest News & Information

School Buildings Closed through 4/30: Continue Remote Learning
Governor Polis announced on April 1, school buildings will be closed at least through April 30. Jeffco Public Schools recognizes this directive and will continue with our Remote Learning and Work Plan through April 30.

GHS Remote Learning Plan
Starting March, 30th (when we return from spring break) and continuing until this remote learning period ends, we will implement a learning schedule going forward as follows:
Remote Learning Schedule

→ Students will log into their classes (i.e. Google Classroom, Schoology, etc) between 9:00am - 3:00pm. Students
do not need to log into classes in a sequential order during that time frame. In other words, if students start with 4th period at 9:00am, that is okay. Students should focus on work for the periods assigned to each day.

→ Teachers will be online to support student learning. Students can email, send messages through google meet, etc.

For all the info on Class Schedule, Attendance, Technology Support, Admin Support, Athletics/Activities Info, Credit Recovery, Demon Tutoring, Food Services, Spring Testing, and more go to:
GHS Remote Learning Plan

Grab & Go Meals Info - Changes Start Monday 03/30
GNG Lunch
Please go to the Jeffco Public Schools Grab & Go Meals page for all the latest information.

GHS Testing Schedule Spring 2020 CMAS is canceled for this year. The SAT on April 14th is also canceled. The state is looking at if they are or how they are going to reschedule. As soon as we receive more information, we will let families know.

College Board Update for May 2020 AP Exams

Your health and safety are our top priorities. We know the coronavirus has created new and unexpected challenges. Here’s how the AP Program is supporting you and your school: we’re providing free, live, and on-demand AP courses and developing a new at-home testing option. For each AP subject, there will be two different testing dates. The full exam schedule, specific free-response question types that will be on each AP Exam, and additional testing information will be available by April 3. Free resources will be available through exam day to help you get ready. While we encourage you to wait until closer to the test to decide, any student registered for an exam can cancel at no charge.

See the link below for information on how to study and for the AP exam schedule. If a student decides to cancel their exam(s) and receive a refund they are able to do so, however the College Board has not communicated with schools yet on how this will work. Until the College Board notifies us of how to cancel an exam students should email Sarah Julias requesting cancellation.  

Updates for AP Students due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Taking AP Exams Online / Schedule for Exams

Prom 2020 Update

Due to CDC guidelines and restrictions around large groups gathering, Prom has been canceled for April 25th and it will not be rescheduled.

lease see the
Golden At A Glance (G@G) newsletter here for all the latest information:  G@G - Week of Mar. 30th


Updated Graduation Requirements

Jeffco students graduating in and after 2021 must meet or exceed the new graduation requirements:

  • accumulate a minimum of 23 credits in required courses AND
  • demonstrate their knowledge in English and math to show they are ready to pursue a career after high school. Visit the Jeffco Public School website for detailed information on demonstration of knowledge requirements.

Want to Nominate a GHS Staff Member for making a difference? 

The P.R.I.D.E. Award is a PTA sponsored program that recognizes GHS staff who demonstrate our values of Punctuality, Respect, Integrity, Determination and Empathy around the school. We invite students, parents and community members to nominate staff for this award. 

Please go to this link to nominate a staff member who is making a difference in our community.


Bell schedule 2019-20

2019-20 Bell Schedule

2- Hour Delay BELL SCHEDULE 2019-20

* Schedule when Jeffco issues a 2 Hour Delay due to inclement weather 

GHS Late Start Schedule


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