Nimitz Junior High

Welcome to Nimitz Junior High!
Home of the Admirals

Principal: Robin Fawcett 
Assistant Principal-7th grade: Rene Barrientes 
 
Assistant Principal-8th grade: Teresa Willison
 
Assistant Principal-9th grade: Debra Byrd

Attendance Clerk: Janice Rhea

Building Clerk: Ginger Erwin
Building Clerk: Cindy Luna
Data Clerk: JoNette Severse
 Discipline Clerk: Maria Ellis
 Nurse: Christy Evans 
Secretary: Vicky Baum
4900 Maple Ave.
Odessa, TX 79762


Main Campus Phone: (432) 456-0469
Fax: (432) 456-0468

Mascot: Admiral
 

Colors: Navy Blue and Gold

Nimitz News

Announcements

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    Spirit Day!!!
    Friday
     "jeans no-tuck" for grade level reaching 95% attendance.
     
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    CHAMPS!!!
     
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    Physical Education
    uniforms are required &
    can be purchased
    from the
    P.E. department
     for $20.

    *Students must have
     a physical to tryout or workout
     for a team.
     
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Teacher of the Year

 

Nimitz Teacher of the Year!

Doak Huddleston

                                                                                                                                          
Doak
 
 

Nimitz History

 
Campus Creed
 
At Nimitz Junior High, we...
 
Nourish a lifelong commitment to learning by,
Joining together to achieve excellence.
Honoring and respecting every individual for what they have to offer and having the
Strength of will to stand shoulders about the rest.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chester William Nimitz History
 
 

Chester William Nimitz

February 24, 1885 – February 20, 1966

Fleet Admiral Chester William Nimitz was a five-star admiral in the United States Navy. He held the dual command of Commander in Chief, United States Pacific Fleet, for U.S. naval forces and Commander in Chief, Pacific Ocean Areas, for U.S. and Allied air, land, and sea forces during World War II. He was the leading U.S. Navy authority on submarines, as well as Chief of the Navy's Bureau of Navigation in 1939. He served as Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) from 1945 until 1947. He was the United States' last surviving Fleet Admiral.

Admiral Nimitz served our country from 1905 – 1947 (42 years of service). During this 42 year stint in the military, Nimitz served in the following wars:


· World War I

· World War II

o Battle of Coral Sea

o Battle of Midway

o Solomon Islands Campaign

o Battle of the Philippine Sea

o Battle of Leyte Gulf

o Battle of Iwo Jima

o Battle of Okinawa

· Awards

o 4 Navy Distinguished Service Medals

o Army Distinguished Service Medal

o Order of the Bath

o Legion of Honor

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