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.
Our Mission: We ensure learning and belonging for all students.

Office Hours

Office Staff (Remote) 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM, M-F
Please call  303.982.4200  or email with any questions  -   Masks are required when on school grounds.

Attendance Line - 303.982.4260
Please call the Attendance line to report all student absences and early releases, doctor notes can be emailed to Dana Hornecker at
Link to
Pre-Arranged Absence Form

Enrollment 2021-2022 School year

It's time to EnrollJeffco! Returning and New Students to Golden High, It's time to enroll for 2021-22 school year. Follow these three steps to enroll:

1. Learn about our school,
2. For current students, update contact information,
3. For returning students or students applying for choice enrollment, go to Round 1 choice enrollment is open from December 8 through January 15, 2021.

If you need assistance, email the registrar,, or call 720-924-1143.

Latest News & Information

Schedule for the week of January 18th: (MLK Day)

Monday, January 18th  - No School

Tuesday, January 19th - Periods 1-4

Wednesday, January 20th - Periods 1-4  

Thursday, January 21st - Periods 5-8

Friday, January 22nd - Periods 5-8

Check out the latest G@G newsletter here: G@G Week of Jan. 6

Make Your Voice Heard Survey 

Make Your Voice Heard (MYVH) is a student survey that Jeffco Public Schools administer to students. MYVH has been given to Jeffco students for over a decade. MYVH is administered every other year to all Jeffco Schools students, but is available for schools to administer every year. MYVH is a survey designed to promote engagement in school, improves the school learning environment, and combats problems such as bullying. Golden High School will be giving students the survey in January-February 2021.  

More information about the survey is linked here - Make Your Voice Heard Survey

MAP Testing Make-Up 

Students who did not take or complete their MAP testing on Jan 15th will be asked to complete it the following week. Students should check their school email since more information will be sent to them through that email. Reminder, students who are required to test are in 9th grade english, 10th grade english, algebra I, geometry, transitions to algebra, and consumer math.

Jeffco Remote Learning Meal Service

Free Meals are available for all children ages 1-18! For details and locations visit Jeffco Public Schools Food Service.

Having Tech Problems?

Fill out this form below and someone from GHS will contact you:
8th Grade Virtual Family Night 


Important AP Exam Codes & Ordering Info Please see the AP Exam Student Letter for details on join codes, ordering and deadlines.

Bell schedules

All Remote Bell (Hybrid Learners) Schedule 2020-2021 *A & B Cohorts will be combined to meet synchronously Remote Hybrid Bell Schedule
Regular 100% Remote Learning Bell Schedule 2020-2021 *Classes will be run the same way Synchronously and Asynchronously as planned by teachers

Updated Graduation REquirements

Updated Graduation Requirements starting in 2020-21 School Year

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.


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