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Houston students open their classrooms to visitors on annual TourGMSD Day
Sean and Dinobi are ready to give prospective students a tour of the school
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HHS Baseball
183 fine arts students are selected to All-West performance groups in 2019
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Houston High School now offers Dual Enrollment Mechatronics
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fifth measure moves on to compete at the National A Cappella Competition in 2019
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Students rehearse for the marching band over the summer
Graduation 2017!
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GOAL applications open

Applications for GMSD Online School Now Available

Germantown, Tennessee, June 10, 2021--GMSD is embarking on opening its very first online school. We recognize that families want educational choices that meet their individual needs. We are excited to announce our new school, GOAL, Germantown Online Academy of Learning for Grades 6-12, which will launch in August.
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Summer Assignments for Honors And Advanced Placement Courses

Summer Assignments for Honors and AP courses are now posted on the HHS website. These assignments should be ready for submission on the first day of school.
NEW THIS YEAR: Students should read, print, and sign the Academic Integrity Pledge for each class.

Virtual Student Art Showcase

The HHS Visual Art Department is proud to present their 2020-2021 Virtual Student Art Showcase. Enjoy! (Art instructors, Amanda Schulter and Bobby Spillman.)

Summer School Information

Summer school registration will take place on Thursday May 27th from 8.00 – 12.00 pm in the lobby of Houston High School.     
Summer courses will begin on Monday June 7th and course work must be completed by Thursday July 1. Summer school meets daily, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. 

  • ?  Registration is open only to students currently enrolled at Houston High School                          
    ?  Only students who were unsuccessful in earning credit are eligible for summer school 
    ?  Students can earn up to two credits during summer school
    ?  The cost of summer school is $150 per semester course; a full year course is $300 

  • For more information about Summer School options please visit this HHS Summer School 2021.pdf or reach out to your grade level counselor.
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Celebrating our HHS Seniors in the Month of May

Germantown, Tennessee--April 8, 2021--The Houston High School PTSO, the administration of Houston High School, and the Germantown Municipal School District are excited to announce an additional opportunity to celebrate The Class of 2021;  A GraduateWALK at feeder schools, a PTSO sponsored picnic, and yard signs.  Seniors must pre-register for their GraduateWALK school location.

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Come See the 3 Theatre Productions this April

Germantown, Tennessee—March 29th-- Germantown, TN— Houston High School's Theatre Department will be producing three different musical productions within two weekends this April.
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Houston High's Stampede Courses

Germantown, Tennessee—March 24th-- Germantown, TN— HHS 1 Mile Course and HHS 5k Course
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Reagan Killebrew named Germantown Youth Excellence Award Winner

March 1, 2021-

Congratulations to senior Reagan Killebrew! The Germantown Education Commission has named her the Germantown Youth Excellence Award Winner for March! Reagan will be recognized at the Germantown Board of Alderman meeting on March 22!

Course Selection Information

Course selection for current Houston High students and rising freshmen from feeder schools is happening now for the 2021-2022 school year. All of the details, including presentations from the counselors, can be found here:
If you have questions, please reach out to your grade level counselor.
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Virtual Learning Day- Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Hello Mustangs,
Although we will NOT be on campus Tuesday, Feb. 16, classes will be held virtually during the day.  The regular bell schedule will be followed for classes to meet.  Below is a copy of the bell schedule.  Student attendance will be recorded.  Teachers should be communicating the expectations for classes. 
 Be safe!!
HHS Administration

Bell Schedule
From GMSD:
Due to the winter weather, the overnight winter weather forecast, and the potential for hazardous road conditions, all GMSD campuses will be closed, tomorrow, Tuesday, February 16th.  All after school activities have also been canceled tomorrow, Tuesday, February 16th.  This will be treated as a virtual day for all grade levels.
Bill Gillespie is named the new Vice Principal of HHS

Bill Gillespie has been named the new Vice Principal of Houston High School

Germantown, Tennessee—February 12, 2021— Bill Gillespie has been named the new Vice Principal of Houston High School.  Mr. Gillespie is no stranger to HHS or its teachers. With over 25 years of experience in high school education, he brings expertise in instructional leadership, testing coordination, and curriculum supervision to the HHS administration team.
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Open Enrollment Window Opens January 25, 2021

Open Enrollment is open between January 25th and February 5th for the 2021-2022 school year

Germantown, Tennessee--December 21, 2020--Open Enrollment for the upcoming 2021-2022 schoolyear will begin on January 25, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. and close on February 5, 2021, at 11:59 p.m.

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2021 Battle of the Brains Competitions is going virtual

Germantown, Tennessee--February 1, 2021--

The Germantown Education Commission has plans in place to conduct the 2021 Battle of the Brains virtually with students submitting presentations via video. Details are included in the attached application.
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HHS Master Planning Committees

GMSD seeking volunteer members to serve on the HHS Master Planning Committee

Germantown, Tennessee--February 1, 2021--It is important to give stakeholders a voice in important matters such as our Houston High School Master Plan. Our team benefits from focused, highly-qualified community members and student groups to gather feedback.  The Application can be found here.
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Register for the district's Q3 parent engagement workshop series: Plugged in Parenting

Germantown, Tennessee-- February 1, 2021--This comprehensive presentation addresses the biggest concerns parents of elementary and middle schoolers face: managing screen time, getting a cell phone, cyberbullying, social media, and more!

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Congratulations to the 2021 Scholastic Art Contest Winners from Houston High School

Germantown, Tennessee—February 2, 2021--With glorious recognition, seven students from Houston High School won multiple awards and represented the most authentic and unique perspectives and styles.
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Our GMSD Snapshots Teacher Recruiting Event has gone virtual and the registration is LIVE

Germantown, Tennessee--January 28, 2021--Join us for a Prospective Teachers' Virtual Experience.  Hear from teachers, administrators, and other surprise guests at each of our six schools.  Discover what makes working at Germantown Municipal School District special as you enjoy a virtual tour, engaging activities, and casual conversation.  Please share this article with any MVTs (Most Valuable Teachers) who are considering a teaching career in GMSD.

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Congratulations to the four HHS students chosen for the 2021 Presidential Scholars Program

Germantown, TN--January 26, 2021-- Four students from Houston High School have been chosen as candidates for the 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program from the White House Commission and U.S. Department of Education. They are recognized and honored as the most distinguished graduating high school seniors based on exceptional academic talent as well as high scores on standardized tests such as the ACT assessment and the College Board SAT. 
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Becky Pendleton named National Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations

Germantown, Tennessee--January 21, 2021--Becky Pendleton of Houston High School has been selected as the 2019-2020 Tennessee Girls Volleyball Coach of the year by the National Federation of State High School Associations.  
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Houston High School's mission is to provide all students with a data-driven, intellectual and creative learning environment appropriate for success and citizenship in an ever-evolving world. 

Mustang Apparel Store

Attention Mustang Fans! Looking for customized apparel for your family? The GMSD has partnered with Nike and Lids to provide on-demand apparel for all sports and activities at HHS delivered to your doorstep in seven days. 

Contact Information

9755 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN 38139
901-756-2370 (phone)
901-756-2377 (Fax) 

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