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G arces Memorial High School is Bakersfield, California's premier High School. Garces Memorial is an academically challenging, college preparatory, co-educational Catholic high school, founded in 1947 by the Christian Brothers and Dominican Sisters of St. Thomas Aquinas. Today it is operated by the Diocese of Fresno and staffed by a lay faculty and administration who are inspired by their Catholic faith to minister to the needs of the student body.
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"Let us remember......we are in the holy presence of God."

Our Mission
Our Mission
Garces Memorial is a Catholic, coeducational, college preparatory high school. Our school educates youth to fulfill the mission of Christ by developing students spiritually, intellectually, and socially. Our mission calls us to instill in every member of the Garces Memorial community respect, integrity, compassion, and courage of faith.
Spiritually Connected
Spiritually Connected
Garces students grow in their faith through daily prayer, all school Masses, theology classes, community service projects and by practicing moral and ethical behavior.
Academically Prepared
Academically Prepared
Garces Memorial is one of the most challenging high schools in the Central Valley; our college preparatory curriculum demands a strong academic commitment from all of our students. Garces graduates are prepared to excel whether they attend BC or MIT.
Socially Aware
Socially Aware
Garces students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities, develop healthly lifestyle habits and to serve others who are less fortunate.
Athletics
Athletics
Garces has one of the most successful sports programs in the history of the Central Section CIF, ranked fourth all-time with 114 Central Section team championships, as well as dozens of individual championships in swimming, diving, tennis, golf, track and cross-country.
 
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NetClassroom
Garces Memorial's Online Parent and Student Access to View Grades, Attendance, and Student Conduct.
https://netclassroom.garces.org 

Easter Vacation
April 14 to April 21
No School
Office will be open April 14, 15, and 16 

Mandatory Freshmen Collaboration
Wednesday, April 23rd from 2:20-3:15. 

Summer School Priority Registration
March 10 – May 2
Late Registration Begins: May 5, 2014
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Special People Day
Friday, April 25
 

April - May Parent newsletter
The April - May parent newsletter is now online.  read more ...

2014 Hall of Honor Inductees

The Garces Memorial Alumni Board is pleased to announce the inductees for the 2014 Hall of Honor.  The Hall of Honor Dinner and Awards Banquet is Saturday, May 3, 2014 in Monsignor Leddy Hall. 

  1. Mr. Stan Antongiovanni '61
  2. The late Dr. Romain Clerou
  3. Mr. Pat Franey
  4. Mr. Tom Werdel '53

The 2014 President's Award recipient is The Jim and BeBe Burke Family.

 

Baccalaureate Mass - New Date
Baccalaureate Mass will be held on Monday, May 19th at 7:30 PM at Garces Memorial High School. 

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2013-2014 Garces Memorial School Calendar
  
 Garces Rams in the News Minimize
Bishop Armando X. Ochoa
Bishop Ochoa with Garces ASB Leadership Cameron DeBoer, Ali Champness, Claire Anspach & Nico Burger
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Rachael Metzger
Rachael Metzger
Rachael signed an LOI to play softball for University of Kentucky
Music Building Groundbreaking
The new music building is expected to be completed by March 2014.
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Valley Champion - Anastasia Drulias
Valley Champion - Anastasia Drulias
Congratulations to Anastasia who is the 2013 CIF Central Section Singles Champion in Girls Tennis.
Girls Soccer Wins Tournament
Girls Soccer Wins Tournament
Congratulations to Girls Soccer for winning the Garces Soccer Tournament's A Division!
Congratulations Girls Water Polo
Congratulations Girls Water Polo
The Girls Water Polo Team won the first league championship in Garces history!
Ram for a Day
Ram for a Day
Garces hosted over 200 8th graders to fun day on campus!
Seth Garza & Jake Pavletich
Seth Garza & Jake Pavletich
Congratulations to Seth (cross country) and Jake (football) for being honored as Outstanding Scholar Athletes by the Bakersfield Jockey Club.
1953 Valley Champions
1953 Valley Champions
Garces honored the first Garces football team to win a valley title
Dominic Frasch
Honored by Bakersfield Jockey Club as an Outstanding Scholar-Athlete
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Teacher of the Year - Mrs. Lillian Rankivic
Teacher of the Year - Mrs. Lillian Rankivic
Dr. John & Kathy Ritter presented a special award to Mrs. Rankivic in honor of accomplishment
RAMPEDE!
RAMPEDE!
The Garces ASB Class organized a 5K run and raised money for the Honor Flight Program.
Rashad Jackson
Rashad Jackson
Congratulations to Rashad Jackson who was honored by the Bakersfield Jockey Club as an Outstanding Student Athlete in Boys Basketball.
Garces Orchestra Students
Garces Orchestra Students
Congratulations to RJ Senining, Kyle Hafferman, Rene Senining and Johan Palo who were selected to play in the Kern County Honors Orchestra.
Sara Klang & Sheldon Croney
Sara Klang & Sheldon Croney
Congratulations to Sara (water polo) and Sheldon (football) who were honored as Outstanding Student-Athletes by the Bakersfield Jockey Club.
Garces Football Wins League Title
Garces Football Wins League Title
Congratulations Rams! They beat Tehachapi to win the SEYL league title and to retain the Ogilvie Trophy!
National Signing Day
National Signing Day
Congratulations to Brooke Shumate and Haley Witt who both signed with Division II schools to play Women's Soccer.
Canned Food Drive
Canned Food Drive
Garces collected over 10,000 cans for the St. Vincent De Paul Center
Anastasia Drulias & Riley Tucker
Anastasia Drulias & Riley Tucker
Congratulations to Anastasia and Riley! They were honored by the Bakersfield Jockey Club as outstanding student athletes in Girls Tennis.
Young Republicans
Young Republicans
The Young Republican Club had local radio personality, Ralph Bailey, speak to over 50 students during a lunch meeting.
CJ West
CJ West
Congratulations to CJ West. She was honored by the Bakersfield Jockey Club as an Outstanding Student Athlete in Girls Basketball.
  
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Congratulations Girls Track
Congratulations to our Girls Track 1600 Relay Team. The girls set a new school record of 4:11.85 at the Wildcat Invitational. The previous record of 14:12.7 was set in 1992. Congratulations to Kathryn VanderPoel, Jamie Penner, Nikki Barnes and Ali Champness.   

 
 

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