Goochland County Public Schools
Goochland High School: Home of the Bulldogs

Goochland High School

Home of the Bulldogs

Scene from GHS

Semper Fi

Our 115 MCJROTC cadets are looking sharp. Here is a small group of them in their brand new outfits. It is very exciting to see this new program at GHS. For more information, read Mr. Newman’s blog.


Back to School and Senior Information Night

The annual open house or “Back to School Night” will be held Monday, September 15 from 5 to 7 pm.  Between 5 and 7 pm, parents will be able to stop by classrooms for a brief visit.  Teachers will share course information and expectations. 

Senior Information Night will begin at 6:30 pm in the LMC.
*Learn about the college application process
*View current scholarship opportunities
*Get advice on college essays, letters of recommendation
*Learn about resources available to our senior class

Join the Robotics Team!

Mr. Herbert, the sponsor of the FIRST Robotics Team, is looking for students interested in tinkering, problem-solving, learning, and lots of fun. Seniors and Juniors looking for scholarships should also consider joining. If you are interested in participating in this year’s team, fill out this SURVEY. We are also having a meeting after school on September 18th in Room 143.

Top High School

The October issue of Virginia Living Magazine has released its list of best colleges and high schools in the state. Goochland High School is among the very best. Congratulations, faculty, staff, students, and families. You belong to an outstanding school community.


Attention, Class of 2015!

Congratulations on making it to your senior year! Now you can look ahead to graduation and start planning ahead. Please pay attention to the dates when Jostens representatives will be here. They will have important information abut ordering announcements, caps and gowns, and other items to celebrate your achievements.

October 8 at 9:50a.m. – Senior Class meeting in the auditorium. Please make every effort to attend this meeting. If you are unable to attend, please pick up an information package from the front office so you have all the information you need to place your orders.

Thursday October 16 and Friday October 17 – Jostens representatives will be available during all lunch blocks o help seniors order all items. Order on time to take advantage of group pricing, and don’t forget to order your cap and gown for graduation.

Keep up the good work, finish the year strong, and celebrate all your achievements. Congratulations class of 2015

You can access information for graduation regalia and supplies at the Jostens website.

Visit the news achives page for more news.

About GHS

Goochland High School is accredited by the Virginia Department of Education and AdvancED. We educate students in grades 9-12 in Goochland County, Virginia. Learn more about GHS through our profile & history page.

We're located at:
3250-A River Road West
Goochland, VA 23063
(804) 556-5322 | Fax (804) 556-6485

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Mr. Michael Newman

Assistant Principals:
Ms. Karen Scott, Dr. Matt Covington

Athletic Director:
Mr. Bryan Gordon

Ms. Keisha Carroll

School Nurse:
Ms. Heidi Yates


Our thanks go out to Mr. Art Bachman for providing Goochland County and the school division the arial photo used on this page!


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Goochland, VA 23063