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Prepping for "Jumprope for Heart"
Dogwood Receptionist and Financial Clerk.
Rosie and Mindy
First Grader swimming with the Dolphins
Fourth Grader at her locker
Beloved Dogwood sisters!
Ziwa sisters
Sock Hop
Veterans Day Curtis

Dogwood Elementary

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Kids Heart Challenge at Dogwood

Kids Heart Challenge

(Formerly "Jump Rope for Hearts)
Parents, make your donations to help stop Heart Disease by donating to the American Heart Association.  Students receive keychain fantasy animals for your donations.  Students also receive numerous rewards for benevolent giving to the AHA.  The culminating event is Friday, February 15, during their MAPS time.  Thank you for caring about this great cause!


Yearbook sales will close on Thursday, January 31st.

Mother and Son Dance

 Friday, February 1, will be our annual Mother and Son Dance.

Flu Vaccine and Meningitis Information Sheets


Bullying Information

Parents, please refer to the following chart when examining bullying at school:

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GMSD District News

L- Bryn and R-Kate, two winners of the TN State Secretary Essay Contest

Two elementary students recognized by TN Secretary of State Tre Hargett in annual Civics Essay Contest

NASHVILLE, Tennessee--January 4, 2018--Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett on Wednesday recognized elementary, middle and high school students from across the state for writing outstanding essays on leadership and civic engagement.  Two students from Germantown Municipal School District were among twenty-two took top honors in the essay category. More +
A grandmother plays bingo with her grandson at Dogwood Elementary School.

Grandparents invade the district: Bingo at Dogwood, Breakfast for Grandparents at Riverdale, and Games with Grandparents at Farmington Elementary School

Germantown, Tennessee--September 12, 2018--“Grandparents are important,” said Dogwood Bingo with Grandparents Night organizer Diane Perry.  “It’s wonderful to see different age groups coming together,” she said.  Hosting a bingo night was something that Dogwood wanted to do this year, and Perry brought the idea to fruition.  The sign-ups for the bingo night were very popular and the evening was a huge hit for all ages.  With a few celebrity Dolphin bingo callers, some pizza and great family, students and their grandparents competed for candy prizes for an hour last Friday evening.
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Two girls from the girls cross country team at Dogwood stretch out before a race.

Dogwood Cross Country Team zooms into the fall season with two first place team wins

Germantown, Tennessee--September 10, 2018--The Dogwood Cross Country team participates in many races throughout the season.  They practice three times a week and participates in fun team building activities like cross country camp in the preseason, movie nights, and team dinners and outings. The team is participating in Memphis Youth Athletic league where they run in five to six one-mile races against other elementary schools at Shelby Farms during September and October.   More +

Dogwood's Mission Statement

8945 Dogwood Road
Germantown, TN 38139
Phone (901) 756-2310
Fax (901) 751-7852
Grades K-5
Enrollment 900+
Hours: 8:45am - 3:45pm
Mascot: Dolphin 
Webmaster: Peter Simons

Message from Our Principal

Welcome Home Dogwood Families! I hope everyone had a wonderful summer and enjoyed the time off. We have been extremely busy this summer with new furniture for the library, paint in the cafeteria and hiring new teachers. We also attended professional development in Las Vegas, Chicago and Boston. Even our teachers go to school! continue

Week at a Glance:

Jan. 3:  School Resumes 
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King
Day, no school
Jan. 23 100th Day of School 
Feb. 1: Mother/Son Dance 

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