GMSD continues to lead the state of Tennessee in outcomes. Houston High School has:
24 National Merit Finalists, Semifinalists, and Commended Scholars
5 Presidential Scholars
89 Students scored 30 and above on the ACT
Its average ACT score was 23.8
3 Students achieved a perfect ACT score
Fine Arts Excellence:
Houston's commitment to fine arts echoes through our halls, from consistent NAMM recognition as a Best Community for Music, to our award-winning theater program. Our orchestra and band programs cultivate young virtuosos, outperforming our neighbors in All-West and All-State selections each and every year.