GGHS HIGHLIGHTS!!! GGHS Exceeded State averages on the 2017 ELA Standardized Testing results for students who “Met” or “Exceeded” Target scores: All students 13% greater, Hispanic students 8% greater, Asian students 6% greater, English Learners 13% greater, Economically Disadvantaged students 19% greater, Special Education students 3% greater. GGHS Exceeded State averages on the Math Standardized Testing results for students who “Met” or “Exceeded” Target scores: All students 9% greater, English Learners 6% greater, Economically Disadvantaged students 15% greater. GGHS has 14 National AP Scholars with 4’s or higher on all AP tests taken and scores of 4 or 5 on eight or more AP Exams. GGHS offers 58 sections of Advanced Placement Classes with 1,458 students served. -1,383 AP Exams taken during the 2016-17 school year; 73% pass rate (compared to a 62% State average). GGHS is one of eight Orange County schools offering the prestigious AP Seminar and AP Capstone Classes. GGHS had 87 All-League and 7 All CIF Athletes from the 2016-17 school-year. GGHS scholars earned $1,980,000 in Merit Scholarships and Grants by the Class of 2017. GGHS attained a 95.9% Graduation rate for the Class of 2017. GGHS offers a nationally recognized four-year Latin program and four-year Vietnamese language program which served as a model for the county.  GGHS recognized and awarded 82 Seal of Biliteracy students from the Class of 2017. GGHS offers culturally relevant and highly sought after course offerings such as Mexican American Literature, Mexican American History, and Vietnamese American History. GGHS is home of the Michael Monsoor Stadium: new state-of-the arts Sports Facility.

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Financial Aid and Scholarships

SENIORS: FAFSA and DREAM ACT  Applications are now open!  DEADLINE MARCH 2, 2018

$enior Financial Aid Help


Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm in Room 301 (next to Guidance Office)

Required Information/please bring:  
  Address, driver’s license [if applicable], email address, parents’ most recent tax information, Senior College Folder


Scholarship List, 2017-18


Link to GoogleDoc version



Various Financial Aid-related presentations (all in PDF format)
  FAFSA Information:  
    Walks you step-by-step through FAFSA application process
      Also step-by-step; also includes CalGrant info  
    Helpful tips, especially re: Dream Act application, aid, and scholarships
  Dream Act presentation, from California Student Aid Commission
    Much detail on Dream Act, CalGrants, Middle Class Scholarships
  California Dream Act: Frequently Asked Questions
    25 questions, with helpful, detailed answers
  Don't Get Scammed on Your Way to College  
    1 page of good advice