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Houston is proud of its Seniors that have recently signed at various colleges

Houston is proud of its Seniors (pictured above) that have recently signed at various colleges to play sports including soccer, baseball, basketball, and volleyball More +

GMSD has been formally recognized as a 2019-2020 Tennessee Arts Academy Arts Partner School System

GMSD has been formally recognized as a 2019-2020 Tennessee Arts Academy Arts Partner School System, which demonstrates our belief in the importance of the Arts. Many of GMSD’s Fine Art teachers have attended the annual Tennessee Arts Academy including Houston High Schools theater teacher, Kell Christie.  More +

A Dogwood 5th grader, Ryo Kimura, will be playing with The All-West Tennessee Middle School Orchestra

Germantown, Tennessee--November 26, 2019 --A Dogwood 5th grader, Ryo Kimura, auditioned Saturday for The All-West Tennessee Middle School Orchestra. He had the 23rd highest score of the 190+ students who auditioned. More +
Matt Mitchell at the trap tournament

HHS Student Matt Mitchell brings home gold for multiple trap tournaments

Houston High student Matt Mitchell competed November 14th and 15th at the 2019 ACUI Clay Target Eastern Super Shoot & USAS Qualifier, a Collegiate tournament where he competed in front of several college and university coaches. More +
students recognized for exemplary kindness

Germantown Municipal School District recognizes six students for their acts of kindness and empathy

Germantown, Tennessee--November 19, 2019 --Germantown Municipal School District recognizes six students (one from each school) for their acts of kindness and empathy. These students go above and beyond with their attitude and enthusiasm. More +
Author Deborah Wiles speaking to Dogwood Elementary students in a program

Author Deborah Wiles visited DES to share writing techniques, researching strategies, and read-alouds of her books.

Author and two-time National Book Finalist Deborah Wiles spent Friday, November 1 with Dogwood’s students and staff. More +
Student wearing a crazy hat

Congratulations to Houston High Theatre cast members on their performances in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

Congratulations to Houston High Theatre cast members on their performances in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.  See some production images here. More +
FES K-Kids create sock kits

Students at Farmington Elementary gather before school to stock socks for the homeless

Germantown, Tennessee--November 13, 2019--A small crowd of Farmington students gather around a stockpile of socks in Mrs. Kelly Rhodes classroom.  They are members of the K-Kids Club, aimed at performing community service and assisted by adults in the Germantown Kiwanis Club.  They have created Stocked Socks; a single sock that holds its mate as well some toiletries.  These socks will be handed out to the less fortunate in the Memphis area by a local non-profit organization. More +

Free admission to the Houston Basketball Games sounds like a great way to start off the season for GMSD students

Free admission to the Houston Basketball Games sounds like a great way to start off the season. The Houston Basketball season is already here, and it brings with it exciting new ways to engage students! Charlie Leonard, the Head Basketball Coach at HHS, had a great idea to is give free admission to all the school students, but on different days. More +
Emaline and Mrs. Cooley win the spelling bee

Riverdale student along with senior citizen take the top honor in Memphis Intergenerational Spelling Bee

Germantown, Tennessee--November 15, 2019--Scrumptiously—it’s a word that may come to mind this time of year as we think about how our favorite holiday meals are prepared. It’s also the word that Emaline Hagan, a third-grader at Riverdale Elementary, spelled correctly to clench the Memphis district championship at the Tennessee Healthcare Association Spelling Bee held Wednesday, November 13th, at the Memphis Jewish Home. More +
Jessica Barden

Jessica Woody has been named Dogwood Elementary School's new principal

Germantown, Tennessee—November 13, 2019—Dogwood Elementary has a new principal. Jessica Woody, a longtime Germantown Municipal School District educator, was chosen to lead the 700-student school. She replaces Teresa Price who has become the Assistant Superintendent of Academic Education.   More +
Poster for the Event

Join Flash the Fox for a Celebrity Charity Basketball Game on November 21st

Germantown, Tennessee--November 21, 2019- Prepare for a night of family fun at Forest Hill Elementary's Charity Basketball Game.  Matt Mitchell is working with the Fathers of Forest Hill PTO Group to organize the event which will raise money for the West Tennessee Veterans Home More +
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