Welcome & Announcements

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 at GHS 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 GHS, we strive to create life-long learners who are compassionate critical thinkers, creative problem-solvers, and responsible community members.

Choice Enrollment Round 2 begins February 9th, 2018     (click for more info & forms)

For important information and the weekly schedule of events, click on the link below to see the latest Golden at a Glance.

Golden at a Glance, week of March 12

Spring Testing Schedule:
Testing ScheduleAdditional Testing Information

  • Make up SAT: Tuesday, April 24th

  • Make up PSAT 10: April 16th through April 20th

  • Make up PSAT 8/9: April 16th through April 20th

  • Make up CMAS 11: April 12th through April 24th

  • Buses will pick up early on testing days. On April 10th the buses will arrive at 1:00pm. On April 11th the buses will arrive at 12:00pm.

  • Students with accommodations will test longer. Release times vary per individual. In some situations a student with accommodations may be scheduled over multiple days. Please plan transportation accordingly. Please contact Christina Gese at or 303-982-6024 if you have questions about the timing for your student with accommodations.

  • Lunch will be served each test day.



Golden High School is proud to present the Netflix documentary


to the Golden Area Schools and families on March 21st, 2018 at 7:00pm

Also featuring a Q&A with Zack Rago

Tickets are FREE.
All students under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult.
Here is the link to order tickets:

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