Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. J Trevor Jacklin




I grew up in suburban Denver and am a huge Bronco fan.  After going to college in Salt Lake City, Denver and London, England I graduated from Metropolitan State University in Denver with a BA in History and a minor in Political Science.  I am married, and our son graduated from BGHS in 2019, earning the IB Diploma.  He is now is a Dean's List student and Cross Country/Track athlete at Division II Northern State University in South Dakota.  Go Wolves!

I am avaliable for video conferences after school by appointment

This is my 29th year at Goldwater.  During my time at BG I have taught American History, World History, World History Honors, Am Government, Law in Society, IB TOK and both IB History courses.

 I wrote the BGHS IB History curriculum and have taught IB History for 20 years and served as the Assistant IB Coordinator for the last 13 years and the IB CAS Coordinator for 19 years. 

Follow this link to the BGHS IB DP Program page

Click here to go to the BGHS IB MYP page


P1 & 5 IB 20th Century World History

P 2 & 6 IB Histroy of the Americas

P 7 American History


Remember that the official record keeping program for the district is

 Power Schools Check PS to look at your grade, not Canvas.

2021-22 Grade Reporting Dates

2021-22 DVUSD Calendar


Review Materials for the State Required Civics Test