Due to possible weather conditions, the Jayton Track Meet Schedule has been altered. All running events will be finals only starting at 12:00. Field events will follow, weather permitting.
Congratulations to our Cheerleaders! Great job to everyone who tried out!
On April 3, Mr. Rodney Pruitt from Region 14 Service Center will be presenting a parent meeting at the GCSD Auditorium from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Parents, come learn current trends in technology and how it can impact your student with the law, jobs, scholarships, and college. Did you know that:
-In Texas a parent can be held legally responsible for their minor child's posting and possession of material.
-In Texas a student can be expelled from school and/or arrested for saying one phrase.
-In Texas your child having their cellphone out in certain public places is a state jail felony.
Come learn these and other important things that every parent needs to know to help their child navigate in this ever changing world.
To make YouTube safer for your child, click on the following link to find the Parents' Ultimate Guide to YouTube:
Morgan will compete at State FCCLA with her clock made from recycled magazines! Way to go, Morgan!
JJ and Taylor competed at the State CX Debate Competition and earned a spot in the Octo-Rounds. By advancing this far, they rank as one of the top 16 teams in the state. Congratulations to JJ, Taylor, and their coach Ashley Branch!
On Saturday, March 23rd, beginning at 2 pm, Guthrie CSD will host the 15A/16A UIL One Act Play Contest. The Class of 2021 will provide a concession stand throughout the day until awards. Here are the participating schools and plays in performance order:
1. Harrold High School with "Riverview, Tape 23"
2. Jayton High School with "These Shining Lives"
3. Munday High School with "Nevermore"
4. Guthrie High School with "The Last Night of Ballyhoo"
5. Benjamin High School with "The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds"
6. Spur High School with "Tracks"
There is no admission fee. Come out and enjoy a great afternoon of theatre!
Congratulations Hanna McCulloch! Hanna placed 5th in Class 3 of the Medium Wools at the Houston Livestock Show. Way to go Hanna!
Guthrie High School OAP competed at Spur High School on March 5th, and will advance to the Bi-District Contest held at Guthrie on Saturday, March 23rd. Best Technical Crew Awards went to Abby, Levi, Sheridon, Brittney, and Coulter. Earning Honorable Mention All-Star Cast Awards were Taylor, Faith, and Rachel. Kaleb and JJ earned All-Star Cast Awards. Hallie received the Best Actress Award.
Guthrie FCCLA has done a great job this weekend! Hanna McCulloch placed 1st in Career Investigation. Rachel Brendle, Coulter Reel, and Sheridon Smith placed 5th in Chapter Service Project. These students will compete in the State FCCLA competition in Dallas on April 4th-6th. Rhonda Brendle was also named an Honorary Member. Everybody worked hard at their competition and in their volunteering efforts! Big congratulations to Cassie Daniel for preparing her students. Congratulations to all!
If you are interested in buying a field day shirt, please return this form and money to Krissy Shipman no later than Friday, March 8th at 3:30 pm. There are two different options for colors. The students will wear the navy shirt and the staff will wear the sea foam green. Please choose which color you would like.
Due to predicted weather conditions next week, Munday has moved their JH Track Meet to Thursday, March 7th. Go Lil' Jags & Lady Jags!
The District 15-1A One Act Play Contest is being held at Spur High School Auditorium on Tuesday, March 5. Plays begin at 1 pm, and will be performed in the following order:
1. Spur High School with "Tracks"
2. Jayton High School with "These Shining Lives"
3. Guthrie High School with 'The Last Night of Ballyhoo"
Come out and enjoy some great theatre, and support our talented students!
15 Guthrie students attended the Stamford Cotton Classic Academic Invitational on Saturday, February 23rd. Guthrie students represented themselves and our school VERY well. Congratulations to all students and teachers!
2019 Stamford Cotton Classic UIL Academic Meet Results
Brandon Passmann, Sheridon Smith, Reid Freeman, Coulter Reel, Zac Ballard, Brance Boger, Hanna McCulloch, Maggie Jenkins, Brittney Brandon, Eli Jenkins, TK Mays, Morgan McCauley, Kaleb Brendle, Hallie Richardson, and Shaylee Boger – Meet Champions!!!!!
Brandon Passmann - 2nd place number sense team, 3rd place in science, top physics student, 1st place science team, 4th place in computer applications, 2nd place social studies team
Sheridon Smith – 6th place in science, 1st place science team
Coulter Reel - 2nd place number sense team, 6th place in copy editing, 6th place in literary criticism, 1st place literary criticism team, 1st place mathematics team, 5th place in news writing, 3rd place in feature writing, 1st place in editorial writing
Zac Ballard - 1st place current issues and events team, 5th place in computer applications, 6th place in news writing
Reid Freeman - 2nd place spelling team
Brance Boger – 1st place in current issues and events, 1st place current issues and events team, 3rd place in social studies, 2nd place social studies team
Hanna McCulloch – 5th place in number sense, 2nd place number sense team, 2nd place in computer applications, 1st place literary criticism team, 2nd place spelling team
Maggie Jenkins – 5th place in ready writing, 1st place literary criticism team, 5th place in spelling, 2nd place spelling team, 3rd place in editorial writing
Brittney Brandon - 2nd place number sense team, 4th place in science, 1st place science team, 1st place mathematics team, 6th place in computer science
Eli Jenkins – 4th place in current issues and events, 1st place current issues and events team, 1st place in science, top chemistry student, 1st place science team, 4th place in social studies, 2nd place social studies team
TK Mays – 4th place in calculator, 2nd place in number sense, 2nd place number sense team, 2nd place in science, top biology student, 1st place science team, 3rd place in literary criticism, 1st place literary criticism team, 2nd place in mathematics, 1st place mathematics team
Morgan McCauley – 5th place calculator, 1st place literary criticism team, 1st place mathematics team, 5th place in feature writing, 6th place in editorial writing
Hallie Richardson – 1st place in literary criticism, 1st place literary criticism team
Kaleb Brendle – 2nd place in literary criticism, 1st place literary criticism team, 6th place in feature writing
Shaylee Boger – 5th place in science, 1st place science team, 1st place literary criticism team, 5th place in mathematics, 1st place mathematics team
Track shirts are available. Orders can be turned in to the office or you can e-mail your order to McKenzie Chisum at email@example.com. Want to pay with PayPal? Give us your email address and we will send you an invoice. All order forms need to be turned in by 3:30 pm Wednesday, February 27th.
Congratulations to the Lady Jags on their district honors!
Newcomer of the Year: Coulter Reel
1st Team All-District: Mary Gilliland
1st Team All-District: Abigail Jones
Come join us for our UIL Showcase Night. Guthrie students will showcase their academic talents on Monday, February 25th, 6:30 pm in the Guthrie High School Auditorium.
Please join us for a Bully Prevention & Technology Safety Seminar on March 7th. Please see the flyer for details.