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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). 

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
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
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 WEEKLY ACTIVITIES
REMEMBER School STARTS at 7:35!  Be at school by 7:20 so you will NOT be TARDY!

ALL ACTIVITIES for FEB. 28th at USG and OKCPS have been cancelled due to the weather! "In the Heights" musical has rescheduled their performance to take place on Wednesday, March 4th at 7:00 p.m.

Week of March 2 -8 ...
FREE DRESS WRISTBAND SALES for FRIDAY, March 7 from Baseball Team
Monday, March 2 - Baseball @ NW Classen at 4:00 pm; Track @ Bethany at 3:30 pm; Great Conversation Townhall Meeting in Auditorium with Superintendent Neu at 5:30 pm
Tuesday, March 3 - STUCO Exchange with El Reno; OKCPS Job Fair at 3:00 in Cafeteria; Soccer @ Capitol Hill at 6:00 pm
Wednesday, March 4 - "In the Heights" Musical at 7:00 p.m. in auditorium
Thursday, March 5 - "In the Heights" Musical at 8:00 a.m. in auditorium; Boys JV Soccer @ Community Christian at 5:30 pm
Friday, March 6 - Baseball @ John Marshall at 4 pm

SPRING BREAK BEGINS on MARCH 9 through MARCH 22 ... SCHOOL BEGINS on MARCH 23 at 7:35 a.m.  INTERSESSION will take place March 9 - 13.  BREAKFAST and LUNCH will be served.  School Times: 7:35 am to 2:25 pm.  School uniform is NOT required but OKCPS HANDBOOK DRESS CODES are ENFORCED!

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

NOTE:  To read captions on pictures above ... place mouse on picture and hold.

USG Info and Highlights

The snow and bad weather was the cause of Friday and Saturday Performances of "IN THE HEIGHTS" to be cancelled.  Future Performances have been scheduled for Wednesday, March 4th at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday, March 5th at 8:00 a.m.  If you have not purchased your ticket see Mr. Wilhm in B109 to purchase your ticket.  Cost $5 in advance and $7 at the door.  The USG Musical was featured this week on Channel 4 (KFOR) for more information or to read and watch the video: Click HERE!  Watch the News9 Video on their the USG Musical by clicking here!


Those needing help with a PROM dress might be interested in visiting "Take Out Treasures".  This business is willing to help you pick out a prom dress; and give you help with make-up and hair.  See this Flyer for more information.

USG Community and Parents are invited to join the "Great Conversation" meetings with OKC School Superintendent Neu.  There are 6 locations available to attend and parents are encouraged to provide your input about the classroom success of Oklahoma City Student's.  On March 2nd the meeting will be held at U.S. Grant H.S. The meeting will take place in the auditorium.  Spanish translation will be provided.  Times will be from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Click here for more information: ENGLISH     SPANISH


  IMPORTANT SENIOR INFORMATION:
1.  Bring your baby picture for the Senior Slide Show for graduation.
2.  If you did not have your CAP and GOWN picture taken, go to Room E215 during 7th hour to do so.
3.  SENIOR ADS are on Sale until MARCH 6th.  These will be seen in the 2015 Yearbook and are a GREAT way for your family to recognize your accomplishments.  They are available in 4 different price ranges.  See Mrs. Reed in E215 for more information or CLICK HERE for YEARBOOK SENIOR AD APPLICATION.

USG Community and Students you are invited to a FREE PUBLIC Showing of a documentary by Yolanda Cruz.  The film is called "2,501 Migrants: A Journey".  The film addresses the impacts of migration and art about the community in Oaxaca, Mexico.  The event will take place on Sunday, March 8 from 2 to 5 pm at USG High School.  Click here for more information: ENGLISH FLYER    SPANISH FLYER 
ACT PREP CLASS:  TIMES will be 10 am to 2 pm.  Cost is $20 per student. LAST DATES are: March 28th and April 4th.
The Location is 123 SW 25th Street, Suite 100 in Oklahoma City and their Phone Number is 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.

 

 

"GENERALLY SPEAKING" (News Stories for 2014-15)
  • Drew Rhodes, Teacher of the Year Finalist
    Congratulations to Mr. Drew Rhodes, Oklahoma History and Geography Teacher at USG for being one of the nine teacher of the year state finalist. Click here to see the "Oklahoman" newspaper clip.
  • 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.