Houston Middle launches a student created and managed website: http://houstonmiddle.org/index.html
February 24th –
Riverdale PTSA honored 2 teachers, Amy Balducci and Amy Byrd, and 2 outgoing PTSA Board members, Kristin Melton and Meg Jackson, with the Tennessee PTSA Life Achievement Award.
Andy Griffith, SRO at Houston Middle School, received the Tennessee PTA Lifetime Achievement Award.
GMSD’s teachers of the year were announced. Tammy Wilson, 1st grade teacher at Farmington, was named the Pre-K through 4th Teacher of the Year; and Jennifer Ledford, math teacher at Houston Middle, was named the 5th-8th Teacher of the Year.
February 26th –
Houston Middle School Band Color Guard placed 2nd at the Dragon Spin-Winterfest.
Houston High School 9th grader was Local24’s Cool Kid. This 15 yr. old does the weather forecast from his bedroom every morning. http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/play/5632726/future_sunny_for_local_teen_weatherman
February 27th -
Mr. Manuel paid a visit to HHS for the top 5% luncheon. Kelsey Stevenson is this year's senior class valedictorian, Muhammad Elahi is #1 from the junior class, and Lilly He is top of the freshman class. #1 from sophomore class was not pictured.
Houston High School boys’ basketball team won the District Championship.
the Destination Imagination Regional Tournament last Saturday at Farmington ES. 9 of GMSD's teams are advancing to the state tournament which will be held in Nashville on April 11.