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Lecanto High School looks at Gulf’s IB program

Administrators and teachers from Lecanto High School in Citrus County spent today at Gulf, learning how our International Baccalaureate program operates. They began the day in the administrative conference room, where Mr. Imerson gave an overview of the program, and then split up to see IB classes and talk to IB teachers. If its application […]

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Gulf NJROTC at Tropicana Field

The Gulf High School NJROTC Color Guard performed the opening ceremonies at today’s Tampa Bay Devil Rays game at Tropicana Field. Pictured are, left to right: Joe Kirby, James Cody, Charles Almeida, Chris Brown.

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Weight room gets a new floor

Renovation of the Gulf High weight room was recently completed with the installation of a rubberized floor. Athletic Director Paul Girardi said that the new flooring will allow students to train in a safer and much more attractive environment. He also said that the project was made possible through the efforts of Mr. Phil Bell, […]

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School coat of arms placed on building

Gulf High School’s coat of arms, the official insignia of the school, was placed on the front of the building today. The 3-D art work is positioned near the northeast corner of the building, on a wall which was added when the new guidance offices and Career Resource Center were built in 2006. The sign […]

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Marsha Warner, Gulf’s DCT teacher, to retire

Marsha Warner, Gulf’s DCT teacher, will retire at the end of this month after teaching in Pasco County for 31 years. Ms. Warner started at Gulf High School about 1985 as the tenth grade guidance counselor. She subsequently worked in a pilot project for the ESE work option program, then taught DCT and SSAP, and […]

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Jordan Schulman – 1000 points

Jordan Schulman was honored tonight before the start of the Mitchell basketball game for recently reaching a career total of 1,000 points. She appears in the picture below with assistant principal Thomas Brochu.

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Mr. Imerson honors Walter Hilgart

Mr. Imerson honored Walter Hilgart with a Character First pin today. Mr. Hilgart has been a popular sub at GHS since 1988. He was a P-38 fighter pilot in the Pacific during World War II and he turned 85 years old on Oct. 5.

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Gulf alumni basketball game

The Gulf Basketball Alumni Game to benefit boys basketball and the yearbook was held tonight in the Bever-Hicks Activity Center. Participating were: John Keeley, ’82; Dean Sestok, Mike Freeman, Kevin Snyder, ’84; Shaun Wiemer, ’87; Mike Krnjaich, ’97; Nick Haynes, ’98; Chad Smith, Nick Buscemi, David Bocchino, ’99; Pops Aponte, ’00; Nate Goad, ’01; Josh […]

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Connie Balaban named SRP of the Year

Connie Balaban has been named Gulf High School’s SRP of the Year. Mrs. Balaban has been our registrar since April 2007. She joined our staff in August 2006, first working at the front desk and in the ESE department. Before coming to Gulf, she was the principal’s secretary at Mittye P. Locke Elementary School. She […]

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Anne Currelly named Teacher of the Year

Anne Currelly, Gulf High School’s French teacher, has been named our Teacher of the Year. The announcement was made today in an email to the faculty and staff. Mme. Currelly began teaching at Gulf in 1991. Before she taught here, she taught at Gulf Middle School for six years. She has mainly taught French, but […]

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85 years apart

The two pictures on this page were taken on Sept. 18, 1922, and Sept. 18, 2007. The top picture shows most of Gulf High School’s earliest students and two of its first three teachers posing in front of Community Congregational Church in New Port Richey, where the opening exercises for the school were held. Classes […]

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Eddie Morgan retires after 35 Gulf years

Eddie Morgan, who has been a custodian at Gulf High School and Gulf Junior High School for 35 years, has retired. Some of the GHS staff and his co-workers said good-bye to him in the Administrative Conference Room today. It was his last day at work. Mr. Morgan started at Gulf High School on Louisiana […]

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New school resource officeer

Gulf’s new school resource officer is Jeff Fichtemaier. Cpl. Fichtemaier has been employed by the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office for seven years. He spent three years as a Field Training Officer, three years on the SWAT team, and one year on Community Policing. Before he became a deputy, he was a golf pro. Jeff was […]

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Vivian Jolin retires after 29 years at Gulf

Vivian Jolin, who has taught at Gulf High School since the 1978-79 school year, has retired. She most recently taught Life Management, but started at Gulf teaching Food and Nutrition, which she taught only for one semester. She then switched to Clothing and Textiles, which she taught for 16 years. This was a one-semester class. […]

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Signed Gulf football brings $700 at auction

Gulf head football coach Jay Fulmer thanks Pete Burr, the winning bidder for a football signed by the Gulf players and coaches. The auction was part of a fund raiser held tonight for the football program, which began with a potluck dinner and an auction of cakes baked by players. Coach Fulmer said he held […]

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School board honors Mr. Miller

The Pasco County School Board honored Mr. Miller tonight for his research into the history of the Pasco County school system. Mr. Miller maintains the Gulf High School web site, which includes the history of Gulf High School and has expanded to show the history of the county and the school system. The plaque reads, […]

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Buccaneer statue is dedicated

The display donated by the Class of 2007 was dedicated in a brief ceremony this morning in the commons area. The six-foot Buccaneer statue is surrounded by rocks, trees, bushes, a treasure chest, and sand. Students, staff members, parents, band members, NJROTC cadets, and cheerleaders attended. Renalia DuBose, assistant superintendent for the Pasco County School […]

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New floor in the Activity Center

Here are some photos taken today showing construction of the new floor in the Bever-Hicks Activity Center.

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