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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
Here are some photos taken today showing construction of the new floor in the Bever-Hicks Activity Center.
Language Arts teacher Dr. Cathern Wildey, who has taught at Gulf since the 1983-84 school year, is retiring. She was honored at a faculty meeting this morning by Mr. Imerson and the other teachers in the Language Arts Department. This year, Dr. Wildey taught pre-IB English I and English Honors I. During her tenure at […]
Courtney Cohen made her debut as a Gulf football player, kicking in the Green & White game tonight. She is expected to become the first girl to play football in school history in the fall, when she will be a senior. Here are some pictures from tonight’s pre-season game.
In a letter to parents dated today, Mr. Imerson announced that the graduation ceremony for the Class of 2007 will be held at the EpiCentre, an auditorium which is part of Calvary Chapel Worship Center at 6825 Trouble Creek Rd. in New Port Richey. According to Mr. Imerson, the move away from the campus is […]
Thanh Tran and Jonathan Muñoz have been named valedictorian and salutatorian for the Gulf High School class of 2007. Mr. Imerson made the announcement today. Thanh, the valedictorian, is the daughter of My Tran and lives in New Port Richey. She was born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and came to the United States […]
April Kelley, who heads the Gulf High School Guidance Department, has been selected the Outstanding Guidance Counselor for 2007 for Pasco County. Mr. Imerson informed the faculty of her award in a memo yesterday. He wrote, “This is a wonderful recognition for all of the efforts Mrs. Kelley has made on behalf of so many […]
Gulf High School’s second annual Model Congress was held today, with the Senate meeting in the chorus room and the House meeting in the band room. Guest speakers were former U. S. Rep. Michael Bilirakis and current Pasco County Administrator John Gallagher. Mrs. Alwood reports that bills passed and signed into law by President Pam […]