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District Information

The First Day of School for the 2024-25 School Year is Thursday, August 29, 2024. View the Board of Education approved 2024-2025 Academic Calendar here.

NOTE: We are updating this page with current resources; please ignore last year's resources, as they will eventually be replaced.  Yes, this page is live but still under construction.  Thank you!
  • 2024-2025 Welcome Back Letter from Superintendent Sean McKenna
  • Bus Schedules for the 2024-2025 School Year 
  • School Meal Information, including free and reduced lunch application and menus, for the the 2024-2025 School Year
  • Fall Sports: Fall Sports registrations are now available on If you already have an account with FamilyID, simply log in and search for Griswold Athletics. Select the appropriate sport and complete the registration process. Use this link for FamilyID Registration Information detailed information about creating a FamilyID account. The nurse will need a paper copy of the student's most recent physical. A valid physical exam is good for 13 months. No athlete will be permitted to participate without a completed registration and a valid physical on file with the school nurse.



Griswold High School

"Wolverine Induction" for the Freshmen Class of 2028 and New Students will be held on TBD.

The GHS Family Information Night will be held on TBD. 

GHS Parent/Guardian Information Night Presentation


2023-2024 Schedule


2024-25 Student Handbook - includes student policies, contacts


Summer 2024 Memos

  • Coming soon!
  • We'll be back to Weekly Memos during the school year! If you do not receive Principal Palonen’s weekly memos via email on Fridays, please contact the GHS Main Office at 860-376-7640.


Supply List

There is no supply list for high school. Rather, students will receive a course syllabus on the first days of school with required/recommended materials for class. All students will also receive an agenda, which is required every day in every class. For the first days of school, we recommend a simple notebook and writing utensil. Please contact the main office for any support needed with supplies!


Other Frequently Asked Questions


Griswold Middle School

Student/Parent Handbook 2023-2024

2024/2025 Supply Lists

Annual Notice/Handbook Sign Off

Mr. Zubek's Principal Welcome Letter (Aug. 2022)

Schedules, Hours and Procedures:
  • School begins at 7:30 a.m.
  • If students are driven to school, parents are asked to drop off their students in the horseshoe at 7:20 a.m.
  • Students are asked to be seated in their homerooms by 7:30 a.m.
  • Dismissal is at 2:19 p.m.


2024-2025 School Calendar webpage

GMS Regular 2023/2024 Daily Schedule

Early Dismissal/Delayed Opening 2023/2024 Schedule

Green/White Day 2023/2024 Schedule



Griswold Soule Street Academy & Special Education

Coming soon!