Leopard Pride News
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GHS Wins Melissa UIL Sweepstakes!
This past weekend, the GHS UIL Academic, Speech and Debate teams participated in the Annual Cardinal Winter Classic UIL Invitational Tournament at Melissa HS. Taking students in every competition in Speech, Debate, and Academics, GHS came out victorious in the end, placing 1st in the overall Academic Sweepstakes competition, with the most points based on all placings for all academic contests. In this case, a true SWEEP of the competition was had!
Click HERE for a full list of placings.
District Spelling Bee
Congratulations to all District Bee participants:
1st grade: Peyton McFarlin, Julianne Turpen, Aubrey Dishman
2nd grade: Jarek Marin, Swayam Rawal
3rd grade: Jeremiah Gonzalez, Kimberly Anderson, William Drew
4th grade: Davis Pouncil, Jackson Otts, Hayden Nichols
5th grade: Amira Khan, Avery Crutsinger, Uriel Tellez
7th grade: Lillianna-Nicole Vickers, Za’kyra Armstrong
8th grade: Jonathan Dyke
The new district realignments were announced at 9am on February 1.
4A Division 1 District 4
Football district for 2018-2020:
Lost Argyle and Sanger and added Mineral Wells and Springtown
4A Region 2 District 11
Basketball/Volleyball district for 2018-2019:
Lost Krum, Decatur, Bridgeport, Argyle
Lee students perform Cinderella
Pictured with Officer Hamilton of the GPD is Retired officer Michael Hill, whose many accolades and instructor certificate qualified him to teach the Law Enforcement classes at Gainesville High School. As a District of Innovation, GHS has the flexibility to hire the most qualified instructors to teach classes such as these and offer a wide variety of CTE courses for our students.
Lee Project Lead the Way
Project Lead the Way movie trailers about their personalities or things they enjoy
Project Lead the Way project over Force and Motion
This week student achievement celebrations were held throughout the district.
2nd Annual Leopard Powerlifting Meet Results
BOYS WIN FIRST PLACEThe boys powerlifting team competed in the home meet this past weekend. The guys did a fantastic job of competing in front of the home crowd. They walked away with the first place plaque. Medals were given to the top three finishers in each weight class. The guys brought home 9 medals. There were some new meet records set as well. Chon Hernandez once again walked away with the Outstanding Lifter Award for the 181 to SHW Classes
GIRLS FINISH 3RD PLACE
They set some new meet records and brought home 4 medals (Jazmine Tejada, Yelena Martinez, Mattie Sherwin and Kallie Flowers). Medals were given to the top 3 finishers in each weight class. The girls continue to work hard each and every day and it shows on Saturdays. Jazmine Tejada once again brought home the Best Lifter Award for the 97-148 classes.
Click HERE to see pictures of the Leopard Powerlifting meet. Thank you Mrs. Boswell!
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