Welcome to our school

"Helping Students Achieve Their Dreams", Galesburg High School is a four-year high school with an enrollment just over 1,300 serving the the students of District 205. GHS offers a diverse curriculum, taught on the block schedule, inlcuding both honors classes and vocational classes offered by an area vocational center headquartered in the building. GHS also offers its students many opportunities to participate in activities, ranging from athletics and music to drama and Scholastic Bowl.


Construction Update:

Work continues on GHS campus

demoFollow the progress on Galesburg High School's new stadium and multi-purpose building with a live video feed. Work on the campus improvements is scheduled to be completed in August of 2014. Simply click onto "Under Construction" logo and see it live!

Time Lapse Movie

Learn how District 205 is living the mission statement...


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Mid-Term & Term dates revised

With GHS' late start, the first mid-term and term dates have been revised to reflect a change in the academic calendar. The projected mid-term date will be Friday, October 3rd and the end of the term will likely be Thursday, October 30th. Exams will be scheduled Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 29 & 30.


2014-15 activity calendars going on sale

The GHS Student Council will be selling their 2014-15 activities calendars for $5.00 beginning on August 11th - the date of Freshmen Orientation.

GHS Activites List

Yearbook (Reflector)
Budget (Newspaper)
Student Council
Artte Clubbe
National Honor Society
AFS/Rotary Interact
Skills USA - V.I.C.A.
Scholastic Bowl
French Club
German Club
Spanish Club
Key Club
Math Club
Stage Call
Color Guard
Speech Team
Project Graduation
Tomorrow’s Teachers


Cast chosen for 'Addams Family' musical

The cast is set for GHS' fall musical "The Addams Family", which will play on Halloween weekend:

Gomez Addams - Tommy King

Morticia Addams - Taylor Porter

Wednesday Addams  -  Jessica Sparks

Pugsley Addams -  Rafael Contreas

Lurch - Baron Lam

Grandma - Eleanor Kelly

Uncle Fester  - Sam Armon

Lucas  - Brian Wells

Mal - Walker Kelly

Alice - Catherine Johnson



Ellaina DeVena

Lluvia Lopez

Vanessa Triplett

Amanda Mines

Shelby Shiveley

Hannah Snow

Grace Armon

Corgan Ball

Gage Shiveley

Braden Breckenridge

Zac Grimm

Emilio Moreno

Johanna Piqa



Visit GHS' athletic website

demoThe home for up-to-the-date information on Silver Streaks athletics has moved to Athletics 2000. The website will be directly integrated with the Athletic Department's scheduling program.

Useful Links

C.U.S.D. # 205 Knox County R.O.E. Galesburg Area Vocational Center
Knox College Carl Sandburg College Knox County YMCA
Big Brothers/Big Sisters Galesburg Register-Mail I.H.S.A.
I.E.S.A. Illinois Association of School Boards GHS North High School
Master Facilities Plan Partners Galesburg Athletic Booster Club Galesburg FFA
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