Please click here to view/download/print the new house challenges!Please scroll down to see winners of our past house challenges!
1st place - Reed Dooms, Jupiter
2nd place - Bella Bartram, Neptune
3rd place - Mariah Kelsey, Mars
Family Photo Contest
Winner: Samantha Boyce, Neptune
Tyler Chatham, Mercury
Ryder Harrison, Saturn & Landon Mayer, Jupiter
Miranda Villalobos, Venus
Song Lyric Challenge
Custom Lanyard Contest
Winner: James Herndon, Mercury
The Mega House Challenge: Trivia Contest
After school, Friday, September 27
Students gathered to play Kahoot! for house points.
1st place - Venus 8th grade
2nd - Venus 7th grade
3rd - Jupiter 8th grade
Please click the names of the students below to see their fantastic photography!
1st-place - Shiloh Sawyer: Jupiter
2nd - Jessica Abt: Jupiter
3rd - Mariah Kelsey: Mars
There were several super scenes submitted, including work from:
Thank you for sharing these with us!
The Mega House Challenge: Scavenger Hunt
After school, Friday, August 30
House members worked together to solve clues and complete “The Hunt”. Snacks and drinks were provided. First place house Jupiter received 1000 points!
(Right) Bailey Clarke and Hailey Rasmussen prepare to go on a hunt (a scavenger hunt)! Photo by Jade Lucero, GPMS Press Corps.
Looking Sharp: Crazy Hair
1st-place Mariah Kelsey: Mars (below)
2nd Faith Ortega: Mars (below)
3rd Jesus Sanchez: Mercury (below)
Fancy Fashion: Flip Flops
Deadline: Friday, September 6
1st Adrian Galvan: Venus (below)
2nd DI (Destination Imagination) Team (below)
3rd Jaycee Ollmann (below)
Honorable Mentions (below):
Flip flop photos by Kylar Hudler, GPMS Press Corps.
Fantabulous Family Fun: Interview
Deadline: Friday, September 6
Noah Celeski: Jupiter
Allison McMahan: Venus
Hunter Haun: Venus
Interviews transcribed by Colton Renfro, GPMS Press Corps.
The Nine Weeker: Fishing
Deadline: Friday, October 11
This challenge allows you to utilize your fishing skills. You will need to take and submit a picture of your biggest catch. You must catch the fish by October 11, 2019. Once you catch the fish, you must submit two pictures. One of you holding the fish, anyone who was with you while you caught the fish, and a sign that says “G-PMS Fishing Challenge”. The second picture must show the fish and a measuring device that captures the complete length of the fish. Please e-mail your pictures to email@example.com. Please place the words “fishing challenge” in the subject line. Every participant will gain 30 points for their house. First place will receive 200 points for their house and a $25.00 gift card. Second place will receive 150 points for their house and a $20.00 gift card. Third place will receive 100 points for their house and a $15.00 gift card. Your pictures may be featured on the Middle School website as well as a featured article in The GPMS Gazette. We will also display the pictures on a photo wall in the school.
(Right) Tristan Guzman displays his catch of the day!
Photo by Robin Guzman
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Coleton Christman, GP Class of 2024