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Welcome to Gig Harbor High School

Home of the tides


5101 Rosedale St NW
Gig Harbor WA, 98335


Main Office: (253) 530-1400   
Attendance: (253) 530-1429  

School Hours: Bell ScheduleLunch Schedule

M, T, TH & F: 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

 Emergency bus routes


School News

Students of Distinction nominations are open

Hello Tides,

Do you know a GHHS  graduating senior worthy of special recognition? It’s time for them to apply to become a Student of Distinction.
Peers, parents, teachers or community members may also nominate a senior for the award.

Students can be nominated for achievement in the the following categories:

(Click on the link for each category)

Academic Achievement
Athletic Achievement
Community Service Achievement 
Career and Technical Excellence 
Music, Art and Drama Achievement 
Overcoming Adversity Achievement
Science and Technology Achievement  

Started in 2003, the Students of Distinction Program, through the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation and community partners, has recognized more than 560 district seniors and provided more than $231,500 in post-secondary scholarships. Nominate a remarkable senior today.

Please turn in your completed packet to Bunky in the Gig Harbor High School main office.  
Nomination Deadline: Friday, February 28, 2020.  

Go Tides!

Read More about Students of Distinction nominations are open
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Delay or Closure Decisions:

  • Weather information is reviewed the day and night prior to the decision.  A review with our Transportation Department and neighboring districts is also done.
  • Starting at 3:00 a.m. or sooner, district officials and the Transportation Department drive emergency bus routes throughout the district’s 120 square miles.
  • The district may choose to operate on a normal schedule, start late, or close entirely.
  • Late starts allow us:
Read More about 2019-2020 Inclement Weather Procedures
Update Emergency Contacts

The Peninsula School District (PSD) uses PowerSchool, a secure web-based system for our Parent Portal and student information system.  We recently upgraded the way we store contact information in PowerSchool in order to provide more accurate information and faster communication in case of an emergency.

As we complete the upgrade process, we need all parents and legal guardians to update their contact information for each student.

Read More about Update Emergency Contacts

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