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Announcements
REMINDER:
Parent Teacher Conferences:
Thurs., Feb. 5 (4:00-7:00 pm) & Fri., Feb. 6 (7:30-11:30 am)
REMINDER:
Parent Teacher Conferences:
Thurs., Feb. 5 (4:00-7:00 pm) & Fri., Feb. 6 (7:30-11:30 am)
USG Mission and Vision
USG VISION
"Literacy First - Students College Ready"

USG MISSION
"To Increase Student Achievement"

No Firearms on Campus:  Effective November 1, 2012, state law will allow the open carrying of firearms by citizens with Concealed/Open Carry Permits issued by the OSBI.  All firearms have to be in a holster.  According to Oklahoma law Firearms/Weapons are NOT PERMITTED on school grounds or within 1000 ft of school as per the Gun Free School Zone Act (1995). 

STATE REPORT CARD INFO
CLICK BELOW to find School Report Card information from the Office of Accountability at the State Department of Education.  

2014 Report Card ...

2013 Report Card ...
2013 Profile

Office of Accountability Letter
2012 Report Card ... Page 1 ... Page 2
2012 Profile ... Page 1 ... Page 2
2012 Principal's Message
Administration
Vice Principals
Ms. Jennifer Kleyn, Seniors 
Ms. Cathy Hill, Juniors 
Mr. Micah Mattingly, Sophomores A - L
Mr. David Chandler, Sophomores M - Z
Ms. Teresa Tedder, Freshman Academy
Mr. Jason Burkhart, Freshmen
Counselors & Secretaries
COUNSELORS
Grades 10, 11 & 12
Last Name A-E
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Last Name F-L, Mr. Charles Menefee
Last Name M-Q,  
Last Name R-Z, Mrs. Lindsey Williams
FreshmenMrs. Amber Dubuc
Intervention - Ms. Stephany Ferreira

Native American
Ms. Pat Myers
 
SECRETARIES & REGISTRARS
Principal's,
Ms. Erica Graessle
Financial,
Attendance, Ms. Carla Smith
Student Services, Ms. Gina Coulter
Counselors, Ms. Sheila Swoap
Counselors, Ms. Diana Avila
Registrar, Ms. Arisa Antunez
Registrar, Ms. Patricia Zaldivar
Title I Information
USG Parents and stakeholders my find the latest information on Grant High School Title 1 and the WISE Plan in the front office. Also, you may go to the WISE WEBSITE for more information about GRANT and the Leadership Program.

Click here to read the USG Parent Involvement Policy
Parent Newsletter
SCHOOL INFO

 

   School Times 7:35 to 2:25

BE AT SCHOOL by 7:15 to get through the SCANNERS!
TARDY at 7:35!

 


Building Closes at 2:30 if you are NOT with a sponsor!

TARDY POLICY: 1st Tardy - Verbal Warning/Conference with Student; 2nd Tardy - Detention with teacher and call to parent; 3rd Tardy - Referral to administrator (Lunch Detention with Mr. Redding); 4th Tardy - Referral to administrator (3 days ISS); 5th Tardy - Referral to administrator and severe interventions

 

    SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION LINK
(New Scholarships are ADDED DAILY)

LIBRARY INFORMATION LINK

USG Info and Highlights
SENIOR GIRLS interested in the sorority experience.  Are invited to attend the Oklahoma City Panhellenic Spring Tea on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 3:00 p.m. at the All Souls Episcopal Church on N. Pennsylvania in Oklahoma City.  Click here for more information.

CONGRATULATIONS to Gerardo Avalos, Jamie Godinez, Alfredo Martinez, Rodrigo Orozco and Victor Valdez for being selected to participate in RACE Dance Company.  They will be part of a professional dance company and perform during June.  They will be training with various professionals in the community once a week.

SENIORS interested in attending UCO or OU need to see a counselor ASAP about an upcoming event.
USG will have 8 junior students attending OU’s Leadership Conference. They will spend 3 days and two nights at OU with other junior leaders from around the state!  The students are: Michelle Fierro, Diane Hernandez, Mercedes Ruvlacaba, Cassandra Salinas, Kiarlexis Rogers, Kody Parnell, Israel Lugo, Melissa Salazar, and Jasmin Meza, will be the alternate. 
Congratulations to these fine young men and women. 6 SENIORS received All-City Athletic Conference Football Honors.  Congratulations to: Quarterback-Cesar Payan; Offensive Linemen-Rafael Cisneros & Genaro Chavez; Defensive Lineman-Alfredo Padilla; Linebacker-Mike Powell; and Punter-Ricardo Pinedo.
Junior Class Prom Themes:  5 Prom themes have been selected: "A Magical Night", "A Night of Mystery", "Evening with the Stars", "Night at the Nile", and "Midnight at the Oasis".  Voting will take place during 1st and 2nd lunches, so bring your spare change and vote!  The theme that receives the most money will WIN! 

BUY YOUR YEARBOOK!  Yearbooks provide a lifetime of memories.  You can reserve yours today for $50.00.  This year you may make payments.  So see any yearbook student or Mrs. Reed in E215 to buy yours today!  Get your yearbook, before it is too late!
ACT PREP CLASS:  TIMES will be 10 am to 2 pm.  Cost is $20 per student.
Dates: January 24th and 31st; February 21st and 28th; March 28th and April 4th.
Location:  123 SW 25th Street, Suite 100 in Oklahoma City
Phone Number: 405-272-5140
You need to call or visit the center to enroll for the class. For more information contact: marina.c.rodriguez@occc.edu or call 580-483-1834.
SOCCER T-SHIRTS on sale.  You may buy a short sleeve shirt for $15 or a long sleeve for $20.  There will be $1 additional charge for each size over the XL.  You may also buy U.S. Grant sunglasses for $5.00 with your purchase.  You must pay at the time of ordering.
USG WEEKLY ACTIVITIES
REMEMBER School STARTS at 7:35!  Be at school by 7:20 so you will NOT be TARDY!

WEEK of January 26-30 .... SPIRIT Week and Winter Homecoming
Wednesday, January 28 - Western or Galaxy Dress Up Day; Wednesday Intervention Day; TSA Members Meeting at 2:30 in E130 
Thursday, January 29 - Sr. Citizen or Boy/Girl Scout Dress up Day; FAFSA Workshop in Library from 6:30 to 8:30 with Seniors and Parents; TSA Officers Meeting 2:30 in E130  
Friday, January 30 - Thunder Forward Thinking with Sam Pretzi in Library from 8:30-11:30; HOMECOMING at 6:00 p.m. with John Marshall; Homecoming Pep Rally; Sophomore Field Trip; Wrestling at Clinton; FCCLA Meeting at 2:30 in E128; TSA Officers Meeting at 2:30 in E130
Saturday, January 31 - Saturday School from 8 to 12

WEEK of February 2 - 7 ...
Monday, February 2 - Senior Awards Assembly 3rd time block
Tuesday, February 3 - Junior Awards Assembly 2nd time block; Book Club Meeting in Library at 7:10
Wednesday, February 4 - Sophomore Awards Assembly 3rd time block; Wednesday Intervention Day
Thursday, February 5 - Freshman Awards Assembly 3rd time block; Parent Teacher Conferences from 4 pm to 7 pm    
Friday, February 6 - NO SCHOOL ... Parent Teacher Conferences from 7:30 am to 11:30 am
Saturday, February 7 - Saturday School from 8 to 12

Check the Athletic Calendar for more info about times and locations.

NOTE:  To read captions on pictures above ... place mouse on picture and hold.
"GENERALLY SPEAKING" (News Stories for 2014-15)
  • Roland Pichardo FB Fan Favorite
    CONGRATULATIONS to US Grant football player, Roland Pichardo, was named  FAN Player of the Week in the "Oklahoman" - Here's the link to see the article... ROLAND FANS CHOICE and click here to see is a picture of the final results.
  • Coach Moore, USG Asst Football Coach
    Watch the Sports Clip from Channel 4 (KFOR) news on USG'S Assistant Football Coach, Jessica Moore.  Coach Moore has made news this year as being one of the few Female Football Coaches in the state of Oklahoma. 
  • USG Defeats Capitol Hill
    GREAT JOB USG Football TEAM and COACHES for defeating Capitol Hill!   The "Oklahoman" had an article in the sports section talking about the USG team and successes.  Please click here to read the article.
  • USG Athletics Elevate Program
    News 9 highlighted the USG Sports Award Programs in the newscast "Beyond the Bell".  The newscast dealt with  the "Elevate Character" program.  Watch the news link by clicking here: Elevate Program
  • Quay Robertson and USG Football
    Congratulations to the Football Team and Coaches on their WIN Friday night against Northeast.  Click here to read the article by the "Oklahoman" on the Team and Quay Robertson.
  • USG's Has Female Asst. Football Coach
    "The Oklahoman" published an article by Scott Wright about Ms. Jessica Moore, Female, Assistant Football Coach at USG. Read the wonderful article and check out the photo's captured by the "Oklahoman" photographer, David McDaniel.
  • College Scholarships and More
    Click here for information about scholarships and college found on the Oklahoma City Public Schools Web Site.
  • Testing Information for Parents
    You can find the definitions for all the tests given at USG 
        ENGLISH                SPANISH
DRESS CODE for 2013-14
The Dress Code is khaki pants!  THERE ARE NO JEANS ... NOT EVEN TAN!  NO SHORTS! 
Black
has been added as a color for shirts and jackets! 
SHIRTS ... solid Red, Gray, Black, or White Polo Shirts with 3 buttons (NO WRITING).  Undershirts must also be Red, Gray, Black or White!
JACKETS/HOODIES ... solid Black, Red, Gray or White (NO WRITING)
SHOES ... No flip flops or house shoes
HATS ... NOT ALLOWED
Spirit Shirts must be BLACK/RED/GRAY/WHITE and cannot be a homemade shirt or blood drive!

For more details read the attached flyer: DRESS CODE

ITEMS That are NOT permitted at the scanner:
No opened or un-opened bottles with liquid inside. (sealed cans are permitted)
No glass items (makeup bottles, perfume bottles, mirrors, etc.)
No Hats or Bandanas
No belt buckles with gang affiliations or belt buckles that would identify with drug culture and/or lifestyle (ex. Marijuana buckles).
No jewelry that identifies with gang or drug culture and/or lifestyle or jewelry worn as a weapon.
No alcohol, drugs, drug paraphernalia, or medication (prescription or over the counter)
No cigarette lighters, No cigarettes/tobacco, No Vaporizers, and No aerosol spray cans
No Weapons (gun, knife, razor, brass knuckles, ammo, toy gun, cap gun, bb gun,pellet, gun or similar device, or any other object that could be used to inflict bodily harm).
No sharpies/permanent markers, No whiteout, No laser pointers
No sexually explicit material, or notebooks or inappropriate drawings and/or gang affiliations.

Allowable Items:
Textbooks, reading books, notebooks, pens and pencils, paper, clothing for extracurricular activities, eye glasses, sun glasses, deodorant, plastic spray bottles of perfume/cologne, hair brush/comb, make up in non-glass containers, food to be eaten at lunch, an empty water bottle should they choose to fill it with water during the day, Sealed can drinks, Lotion and hand sanitizer

NOTE: Students will be allowed to pick up any item confiscated at scanning (unless it is food, drink, or weapon/drug related) in the front office at the end of the day.