Dress up days: Monday - Orlando, FL (Disney, tourist, Hawaiian/beachy); Tuesday - NYC (trendy, modern, dressy); Wednesday - Portland, OR (hippy, outdoorsy); Thursday - Houston, TX (country); Friday - Memphis, TN (local, 901, St Jude(gold), Tigers, Grizzlies)
Activities during the week will include a CycleGiving Ride with CycleBar with proceeds going to St. Jude on Tuesday, September 18. Gibson's donuts will be sold in the morning before school with proceeds going to St Jude on Wednesday, September 19. During all lunches, there will be a photo booth for those participating in dress up days and activities.
Homecoming Dance will be at Minglewood Hall on September 22 from 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Thursday, September 13 - Thursday, September 20 during all lunches. Couple tickets: $50 and Single tickets: $35
All Female students are invited to this event tonight in the Houston High Auditorium at 6:30pm.
We will be speaking about living intentionally while building a network of support amongst women in our school, while equipping and empowering them to handle the pressures of an ever-changing world.
Our special guest and speaker for the evening will be the Head Women’s Basketball Coach at the University of Memphis, Melissa McFerrin. She is a former Division 1 athlete, Coach of The Year winner and currently the longest tenured Head Coach at the University. She will speak about dealing with performance anxiety and being a high-profile woman in a position of power in the world of athletics.
We have two unique volunteering opportunities for the start of the school year. If you are interested, please visit the sign-ups below...
Volunteers are needed to help monitor at morning drop off. Two monitors would help with one by the Auditorium and one by A building in the morning from 6:30 - 7:45 to help keep things running smoothly and keep students moving towards class. Please sign up below:
Lunch monitors are also needed. Volunteers would monitor students from 10:15 - 12:15. Please sign up below:
We wanted to make you aware of a couple of changes in the device deployment that will start Monday. These changes should make it more convenient for families with multiple children.The scheduled dates will remain the same (see below).
We wanted to make you aware of a couple of changes in the device deployment that will start Monday. These changes should make it more convenient for families with multiple children.
The scheduled dates will remain the same (see below).
We believe all students should have access to rigorous and relevant Early Postsecondary Opportunities (EPSOs). Since the formation of the GMSD in June 2014, our course offerings have expanded, particularly with EPSOs, now including 27 Advanced Placement, 17 Dual Enrollment, and 2 Industry Certification courses for next year. In addition, we offer 48 Honors courses.
In an effort to provide the most appropriately rigorous options leading to postsecondary readiness, the following changes apply to two courses: