Welcome Gunn Families to the 2020–2021 School Year!
Welcome to the 2020-21 academic year at Gunn High School! We are very excited to see you!! Please read this important welcome letter from Principal Wendy Stratton with important back-to-school dates and updates.

Important Information about Gunn School & Gunn PTSA

Welcome Back to School and Welcome New Students!

    Principal's Welcome Letter  contains important Back-to-School dates
    Class of 2024 and New Students: View the schedule and activities to start at Gunn
    New Parent InformationNew to Gunn? View the many resources available to you.
School Photos
ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED to have a school photo taken for the Gunn ID card.
You may Order School Photos online through Generations School Photography
View the Photo Schedule
Chromebook Program
The school provides a free Chromebook to all students who want one, for use during their four years at Gunn.
Chromebooks do not need to be returned at the end of the year. More info at orientation.

Getting Involved at Gunn

Your help is needed to support Gunn's resources, academic departments and events:
Back-to-School Help
Much help is needed as Gunn begins its new school year:
   • Gunn Opening Days & Dance: Help students get back to school; textbooks, photos, packet handling
   • Student Activities Office: Help distribute student items in the Student Activities office
Gunn School Help
Volunteer on campus to help support students. Weekly or occasion positions available:
   • College and Career Counseling: Weekly Positions  and Occasional Help needed for College Fair, evening CCC events, etc.
   • Gunn Departments: Occasional Help in one of Gunn's array of academic and elective departments
   • Gunn Library: Occasional Help with library projects including repairing books, reshelving and more
  • Event Chairs: Great people needed to help PTSA coordinate Gunn events. New ideas welcomed!
  • Look for "Day of Event" volunteer opportunities in eNews and UpToUs emails

Connecting at Gunn

Other Important Information

   • Gunn High School Website: Find calendar, schedule, school contacts, maps, etc.
   • Gunn PTSA Website: Learn more about all of the programs PTSA supports at Gunn
   • Gunn High School Student Handbook
   • Special Education and Inclusion Support - Servicios Especiales: Support for learning and behavior
Getting to Gunn
   • Getting to Gunn by Bus, Bike, Walk, Ride: Includes parking permit, drop-off, and construction info
   • Walk and Roll to School Map: Safest routes for students to take to Gunn
About the Gunn PTSA
   • Why donate to PTSA and PiE (Partners in Education)? : Essential to providing high-caliber education
   • PTA Advocacy: Here's how you can support students in California
Additional Services:
  • DreamCatchers: Provides tutoring services for under-resourced PAUSD middle schoolers. They are looking for Gunn student tutors for the fall. Visit DreamCatchers to learn more or donate.
   • PAUSD Application for Free and Reduced-Price Meals (English or Spanish), or online lunchapp.com.
If you have questions on the Back-to-School site please email: backtoschool@gunnpta.org.