Leopard Pride News
It's a great day to be a Leopard!
Multi-Purpose Facility Ribbon Cutting
Congratulations to the 2017 Gainesville High School King and Queen candidates and their court! Queen nominees are Aliza Bowen, Kaylin Medlock, Natalia Rivera, Jazmin Tejeda, and Kenadie Schmitz. King nominees are Gustavo Mandujano, Calion Baker, D’Angelo Wilson, Justin Martinez, and Landon Lewis.
Selected by their peers as Princes and Princesses in the court are Juniors Karla Zuniga and Dawson Cassidy, Sophomores Lily Jones and Kenyon Hawkins, Freshman Pshylah Kemp and Dwayne Wilson.
GABC Pink Out Shirts
Pink Out is coming up! Volleyball is October 24 and Football is October 27. The Athletic Booster Club is once again donating all proceeds to the Relay for Life of Cooke County. Sample shirts are at all campus offices and order forms will be sent home with elementary students!
GHS Wins First Place Overall Speech & Debate Team!
The GHS Leopard Speech & Debate team competed in the Whitesboro Invitational Speech & Debate Tournament on October 6. This was the team's first meet of the season and the majority of the team is new to competition, so this meet was an excellent trial run for the team. Out of the 13 students who competed, 10 earned a medel. The team competed in many events including Cross Examination Debate, Lincoln-Douglas Debate, Congressional Debate, Prose Intepretation and Poetry Interpretation with the following results:
1st Place Poetry - Niaomi Dawson
1st Place Prose - Jake Conner
6th Place Prose - Andrew Carroll
3rd Place LD Debate - Hayli Stephens
4th Place LD Debate - Kendrick Manon
5th Place LD Debate - Tramera Bynum
3rd Place CX Debate - Dillon Edington / Matilin Rigsby
5th Place CX Debate - Virginia Mar / Gilbert Tejeda
3rd Place Congress - Hunter Stephens
5th Place Congress - Tucker Craft
Fire Prevention Week-Thank you Gainesville Fire Department!
Chalmers Students of the Month
Thank you to all the GHS students (band, cross country, football, volleyball, and cheer) for welcoming all of our elementary students to school this week!
Good morning little Leopards!
First Band Competition
The GHS Marching Band competed in Aubrey in the first contest of the season.
Key Club out doing great things! They went around picking up donations for the Helping Hands of Faith.
8th Grade Leopards Win!
Ken'Tavious Ford, number 5, scored 5 touchdowns during Tuesday Night's Game against Sanger.
GJHS Parade Float
GJHS Students work hard at making a Homecoming Float. The theme was "Leopard King."
8th Grade Leopards Win!
GHS Alumni Association Hall of Fame Luncheon
The Gainesville High School Alumni Association is holding the annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony and luncheon on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.
The 2017 Hall of Fame Educator inductees are: V. S. Payne, Susie Rowu, and Marcia Schmitz. The 2017 Hall of Fame Alumni inductees are: Phil Adams (1964), Mack Barnhart (1956), Jane Clayton Hickerson (1972), and Jack Mahan (1916).
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2017-2018 BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Back row: Mike Schmitz (Vice President), Mike Rosenberg, Phil Neelley, Dr. Jeff Brasher
The Board of Trustees meets on the third Monday of each month and the community is always welcome. For more information, including meeting agendas, minutes, and more information about each Board member, visit our website or click here.