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Third grade teacher, Brianna Gould, poses with two students.

GMSD Snapshot Dates Announced: Calling all Potential Teachers to visit our schools for a unique type of career fair

A chance for casual conversation with teachers, administrators, and a few other surprise guests.
Potential teaches are welcome to bring resumes but no formal interviews will take place at these events.  All job candidates are encouraged to create a general on-line application with GMSD. Directions can be found on the main GMSD webpage ( under the Careers Tab.
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Public Meeting Notice Feb 1

Take our Survey: GMSD School Attendance Zones for 2019-2020

Public Meeting Notice: Germantown Municipal School District Attendance Zones

Where: Houston High School Auditorium

When:  Thursday, February 1st at 6:30 p.m. 

What:  District staff will be reviewing and gathering feedback on proposed options for school zones.  The proposed options will be posted Monday, January 29th.  Keep up to date with Attendance Zone information by visiting us online:

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Screenshot of the letter from Superintendent and school board chair in response to Parkland Tragedy

From the desk of the Superintendent and School Board Chair: In response to the tragedy in Parkland, Florida

Our thoughts and prayers are with the families, students, and staff in Parkland, Florida as they begin the long journey of trying to make sense of this tragedy. 

We have been contacted by many concerned parents and community members asking what we are doing to prevent such a tragedy from occurring in Germantown. We have also received many questions asking what parents can do to help.
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Curtains runs Feb 23-26 at HHS.

Enjoy the musical mystery "whodunnit", Curtains, February 23rd through 26th at Houston High School

Shows run February 23 through 26 at Houston High School. To check showtimes or to purchase tickets online, visit the link. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door with cash or check only. For questions, email
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Dogwood gets their hearts pumping for annual Jump Rope for Heart

Dogwood is hosting its annual Jump Rope for Heart event all day tomorrow, February 15th. More +
Educator of the Week and family

Dogwood teacher selected as Channel 3 Educator of the Week

Dogwood's Andrea Dancy was chosen as Channel 3’s Educator of the Week.  More +
Dogwood Honors Chorus entertains the crowd at DES Fine Arts Night

Dolphins pull out all the stops on annual fine arts night

Dogwood Elementary showcased all of its 930 talented Dolphins on the 2nd annual Fine Arts Night.  Mrs. Price had envisioned this as a night filled with a variety of art on display from the gym to the cafeteria showcasing student talent, and that’s exactly what it was! DES is so proud of its impressive art programs and with each year Fine Arts Night gets better and better.    More +
Double white jackets for our cheerleaders

'Double Jackets' and several other cheerleading victories being celebrated in Germantown

For those of you following the Germantown Municipal School District cheerleading squads over the weekend, it was EXCITING to say the least.  After another year of training and several perfect routines in Orlando, the results are in: More +

Riverdale students engage in a friendly and fast-paced dodgeball tournament refereed by the Knight Watch Dads

Knight Watch Dads refereed the fast-paced dodgeball games Friday afternoon at Riverdale. More +
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