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

Enrollment for 2020-21

Round 1 Enrollment is December 10, 2019 - January 15, 2020 for ALL GHS families 

All currently enrolled families with students in grades 9 -11 will need to log in to and confirm whether or not your student(s) will be attending Golden High School in the fall. This process will take just a couple of minutes and should be completed by the January 15th round 1 deadline. 

If you are planning to “Choice” enroll, you can do that at the link below as well. Choice enrollment offers will be sent at the end of January. Go to for instructions.

Latest News & Information

Please see the latest edition of the Golden At A Glance (G@G) newsletter here for all the latest information:  G@G - Week of Dec. 9th

Check out the GHS Demon News Weekly Announcements here: Demon News

Future 9th graders considering attending Golden High School

Did you miss our open house in November? Come to GHS on January 3, 2020, anytime between 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for a family/student tour of the campus. 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.

First Semester - Final Exam Week Schedule

Monday, Dec. 16th & Tuesday, Dec. 17th - Normal Schedule

Wednesday Dec. 18th - Normal Late Start

Thursday Dec. 19th - No Late Start but Early Dismissal

Blk 1 - 7:55-9:20 AM

Blk 5 - 7:25-8:50 AM

Blk 2 - 9:25-10:50 AM

Blk 6 - 8:55-10:20 AM

Lunch - 10:55-11:25 AM

Blk 7 - 10:25-11:50 AM

Blk 3 - 11:30 AM -12:55 PM

Lunch - 11:55 AM-12:30 PM

Blk 4 - 1:00-2:25 PM

Make-Up Finals - 12:35-2:25 PM

Friday, Dec. 20th - By Appointment with Staff Only

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 

2 Hour Delay Schedule


🌟GHS Boys Lacrosse -
Class 4A State Champions 2018-19!!!

Way to go Boys LAX team and Coach Mike Thumim for defeating the Cheyenne Mountain Indians 10-9 in OT for the title!

(Photo: Theodore Stark)


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