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 thinkerscreative problem solvers and responsible community members.

GHS School Calendar

Click on the Activities Calendar Link Above For 2016-17 Year At A Glance Important Dates & Events

GHS PTA 2016/17

Thank you to our Golden Businesses and Parents for supporting our GHS Silent Auction. They’ve supported us, so now let’s all support them. See the businesses here:

Welcome to Golden High School

701 24th Street - Golden, Colorado 80401  

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.The new state-of-the-art Golden High School opened in August of 2008.

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 7:00 - 3:15
Wednesday 7:00 - 3:30
Friday 7:00 - 3:00

Office (303) 982-4200·Fax (303) 982-4201 Attendance Line (303) 982-4260

News from the Principal - Mr. Conroy

Golden at a Glance

Click here to view the Golden High School Profile


A reminder regarding student attendance:

Single period absences during the school day will not be excused without verifiable documentation (i.e. a doctor’s note).


Any student leaving school early during the school day due to illness must check out in the clinic in order for the absence to be excused.
Prom is April 29th, from 8pm - 11pm at Museum of Nature and Science. 
Tickets will be sold during lunch and after school only starting Monday April 24 through April 28.
*90% attendance is required in order to be eligible for Prom! 

AP Exam Info -

AP Exam Registration has closed for 2016/2017

For information on testing day, directions to RRCC testing site, and the exam calendar please see:

To log into your Total Registration account go here:  

Please contact for any questions regarding AP Exams.

Attention Incoming Freshmen - Student Council applications are now available for next school year. 
Click here for details and forms.


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