9755 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN 38139
Phone: 901-756-2370
Fax: 901-756-2377
Houston High School News
GMSD to vote on contract to purchase land on the Broer-Schaeffer Property
Germantown Municipal School board to vote on a contract to purchase real estate at Forest Hill and Poplar Pike location on April 5th. 
Parents are preparing for Spring Registration
Click here to read what parents of current and new students need to know to prepare for 2017-2018 Registration. 
Do you know an amazing math or science teacher?
It's time again to encourage your superstar teacher (or colleague) to apply for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.  Deadline: May 1st.
Two GMSD schools chosen as STEM showcase locations for the state
Germantown Municipal Schools is proud to host the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network (TSIN) for an open house at both Houston High School and Houston Middle School on March 23. Houston High and Middle are two of ten schools across the state that will be showcasing the effective ways they are integrating STEM into their learning. 
HMS student a finalist in NASA sponsored contest--wins the school a 3D printer
Saksham Saksena, a current 8th grader at Houston Middle School, was recently selected as one of four finalists for the MARS Medical challenge sponsored by NASA. 
United Sound adds a life-changing addition to the HHS band's concert
The Houston Band added a new aspect to their concert that touched lives.  United Sound, a mixed ability band and orchestra program takes root at Houston High School. 
TOY stands for Teacher of the Year
Each year, the Germantown Municipal School District selects three Teachers of the Year; Pre-4th, 5th-8th, and 9th-12th.  These three individuals then go on to compete for the Teacher of the Year in the Southwest region, the State, and so.  Read about the three teachers who have been selected as your GMSD TOYs for 2016-2017. 
Houston High CyberPatriots Secure State Awards
Six teams of students from Houston High School recently concluded an exceptional round of competition in the ninth season of CyberPatriot – the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition. 
11 Exceptional Educators Receive Tenure Status
Our newly tenured employees were celebrated Monday, March 6 at City Hall.  
Bound for National PTA Reflections Contest
PTA Reflections is a program for students to submit art that fits within 6 categories. This year, GMSD had several students that will advance to the national level of this prestigious competition.  
The Houston Choirs sweep regionals
"We're going to Disney World!" exclaims a student from fifth measure, Houston High's a cappella singing group sensation. Over the weekend, the mixed group took first place at the ICHSA A Cappella South Quarter finals in Atlanta. 
Seeking parents to preview textbooks
Join the Academic Advancement team at Houston High School today as they offer a parent preview of textbooks up for adoption.  If you are an expert or professional in the fields of; agriculture, health science, architecture, construction, transportation logistics, or work in a STEM field--our team would love your input.   
Yoga fundraiser for HHS football
Yoga in the HHS Gym
Wednesdays through May at  3:00pm
 
HHS fashion designers donate bears to St. Jude
The HHS Fashion Design 2 classes have completed their Houston Bear Project for St. Jude’s Ronald McDonald House.  
Opening Eyes & Inspiring Minds with Houston High's Leadership Academy
Successful entrepreneur and renown motivational speaker, Stuart Cohen, was this month’s keynote speaker for Houston high School’s Leadership Academy. 
HHS Leadership Academy promotes early childhood literacy in Germantown
Leadership Academy members spent Friday, February 9th volunteering with Shelby County Books from Birth. Books from Birth is the Shelby County affiliate of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.  
Houston High Cheer Squad National Champions!
Houston High Varsity Black Squad was named Super Varsity D1 National Champions this weekend in Orlando. Our Houston High Varsity Silver Squad also placed third nationally! Congratulations, Ladies! 
Houston High Celebrates SADD SHINES Week
Houston High School’s SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) joined thousands of students across the country the first week of February, to celebrate SADD SHINES Week. SADD Shines week celebrates the power of teens to “light the way” to a healthier, safe community for high school students and the wider community.  
HHS All-Metro Player-of-the-Year Semifinalists
Nine of HHS’s athletes were honored as semifinalists for the Greater Memphis area by The Commercial Appeal Sports Awards. Houston has one from girls golf (Jayna Choi), four from cross country (Ella Baran, Michelle Myers, Christopher Rayder, Anna Tankersley), three from girls soccer (Paola Ellis, Jenna Kemp, Katrina Ostrom), and one athlete from girls volleyball (KaLea Davis).  
AP Fees Now Due!

It is now time to order and pay for your Advanced Placement exams that you will take in May. If you are taking an AP course(s) this year, you are required to register and take the AP exam(s) for that class in May, as per the Memo of Understanding that you and your parents signed. We are using the same online company for exam ordering and payment this year as we used last year. The Advanced Placement Testing Service will again handle the online payment process for Houston High School.

 

Please go to the website http://aptestservice.com/houstonhs and register. You will order and pay for all of your AP exams on this site. You will be able to pay with a credit card, debit card, PayPal, or mail a check to the address listed on the site during the Regular Registration period from January 17 through March 3. Please note that the exam fees have increased this year to $93.00 per exam except for AP Seminar and AP Research exams, which are $141. A late fee of $15.00 will be added for each exam if you wait until the Late Registration period from March 4 through March 8, 2017. No exam orders will be accepted after March 8! If you do not pay for your exams by March 8, a hold will be placed on all of your Houston records.  

GMSD Parent Training Workshop
The focus of this parent workshop is “Tools for Changing Behavior.” Sessions will be based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. Strategies will be explained, modeled and role-played throughout the sessions that can be applied in the home, community, and school settings. 
HHS HOSA takes home over 50 victories at regional competition
HHS’s HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) members recently competed in the regional competition, which took place at Union University. HOSA’s mission is to “provide knowledge, skill, and leadership development” for all health science students in order deliver quality health care.  
HHS Choirs hosting English composer Will Todd in a residency
The Houston High School Choirs of Germantown, TN will be hosted English composer and conductor, Will Todd, in a brief residency on January 23 and 24, 2017. The residency included a choral reading session for middle and high school choral directors as well as local church musicians on Monday evening at HHS.  
Germantown Municipal Schools named a Top Work Place 2016
GMSD employees are the backbone of this amazing District, and everyday they put forth their talents and educational expertise to serve the students of Germantown. We are so grateful for our employees as well as their individual contributions that, collectively, make GMSD a great place to work. 
Sparkle Effect takes the students of Houston High to heart
As students with and without disabilities cheer together under the Friday night lights, they showcase a loud and public symbol of acceptance, forever changing a school’s culture to one that values diversity and kindness. The students on Sparkle Effect teams visibly relay a simple message: at our school, all students are respected and included, regardless of ability. 
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Mustang Apparel Store
Attention Mustang Fans! Looking for customized apparel for your family? The GMSD has partnered with Nike and Lids to provide on-demand apparel for all sports and activities at HHS delivered to your doorstep in seven days. 
 


 
 
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9755 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN 38139
901-756-2370 (phone)
901-756-2377 (Fax) 
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