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 and application is now closed. To submit round 2 application, go to

Incoming 9th Grade Registration. Please only fill out this form if Golden is your home school or you have accepted a choice enrollment offer from Golden. If you have registration questions, please refer to the link:  Incoming 9th Grade Registration Information.

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 Feb 24th

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

GHS Testing Schedule Spring 2020 

April 2020 Testing Schedule


Registration for AP Exams for Semester 2 classes is available now. The exam fee for classes that began Semester 2 is $94 and the deadline to order and pay is February 28, 2020. For complete instructions & details click: GHS AP Exam Registration Information  

AP Exam dates can be found here: 


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.

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.


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 

GHS Late Start Schedule


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