Social Studies
The Social Studies Department is a driving force behind GPHS.  A significant number of the athletic coaches are teachers in this department and we have the Cheerleader Sponsor, the National Honor Society sponsor, and the debate/speech coach.  

Social Studies Faculty


William Couch:  Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Freshman Basketball Coach, JV
                         Softball Coach

Richard Donka:  PreAP World Geography, World Geography, National Honor Society
                          Sponsor

Nick Garza:  PreAP World History, World History, Football Coach, Power Lifting, Chess
                    Club Sponsor


Alberto (Bert) Guzman:  World Geography, Football Coach, Baseball Coach, Sponsor
                                     Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Cory Nix: World History, Softball Coach

Baldemar Pena:  World History, Football Coach, Baseball Coach

W. E. Schuetz:  AP U.S. History, Dual Credit U.S. History, Humanities, Debate/Speech
                        Coach, UIL Current Events and Issue Coach, UIL Social Studies Coach
                        Sponsor of the National Forensic League, Sponsor Young Republican
                        Society

Mark Spencer:  U.S. History, Head Boys Basketball Coach, Softball Coach