5/4 - 5/10

May 4 - May 10

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May 4th

-The Houston High School boys tennis team won the singles and doubles District Championship.  The Houston High School girls tennis team also won singles and won 2nd in doubles at the District Championship.  Go Mustangs!!

-The Houston Middle School Golf team won the District Tournament.


May 5th

-Mrs. Germann of Houston Middle School was named the New Teacher of the Year by the Germantown Education Commission.


-For the third consecutive year, Houston High School has won the Gold Jefferson Awards Banner for student volunteerism.

-Samantha Mooneyham was recently awarded the first annual Houston High School Mustang Spirit Award for Community Service for her leadership and volunteer activities with Students Taking Action Today (STAT). Principal Kyle Cherry made the presentation at the April 24 Senior Awards Program where Samantha was commended for her tireless efforts working to promote STAT’s vision of “giving students an opportunity to be a part of the conversation at Houston High School that is focused on community service and philanthropy.”


May 6th

Two Farmington teachers were named the WREG TN Lottery Teachers of the Week.  Congrats to Mrs. McMinn (4th Grade) and Rebekah Laurenzi (Visual Arts)


This group of Riverdale and Houston Middle students completed the five-month Germantown MOVERS program and celebrated at the Germantown Country Club. These future leaders are prepared for high school in the fall.


May 7th

The Strings Programs at HMS and HHS performed in Orlando a couple of weeks ago. They had a blast with Mickey and the gang.

May 8th

The City of Germantown declared May 8th, 2015 as GMSD Retiree Appreciation Day.  We want to congratulate 17 retirees and thank them for their years of service.

 Dogwood Elementary School Houston Middle School
 Kathy Downey Richard Lando
 Lana HortsmannVeronica Sevier
Patricia Mickens

 Jane Scott 
 Farmington Elementary Riverdale Elementary
 Carol Johnson Patricia Downing
 Graham Prentiss 
 Carlene Reid 
 Houston High School 
 Samuel Braslow Marsha Crizer
 Josephine Hammond Joan Ray
 Betty Ridenhour Karla Rosamond
 Eileen Stern 
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