Gano, Chemistry

Phone: 281-412-8800


Degrees and Certifications:

Master of Chemical Engineering Master of Education, Secondary Science

Gano, Chemistry

My name is Diana Gano. I have been teaching Chemistry for 16 years and have been with Dawson High School as a teacher and Science Department Chair since it opened. My background is in Chemical Engineering, and before I became a teacher I worked as a Chemical Engineer doing Research & Development for over 10 years at Rohm and Haas Company.

Dawson High School Teacher of the Year 2011-2012

Dawson High School Teacher of the Year 2016-2017

District Teacher of the Year 2016-2017

2018 NSHSS Claes Nobel Educator of the Year Finalist

  • I am always available for questions or comments through email:

    My schedule is:

    AP CHEMISTRY   1st, 2nd, 3rd periods

    PAP CHEMISTRY  6th and 7th periods

    Tutoring takes place before school or during Eagle Hour.  My Eagle Hour schedule is below.  Feel free to find me at my duty station on Mon/Wed! 

    Gano Eagle Hour

    My conference times for the 2018-2019 school year are: 
    4th period 9:57 - 10:51
    5th period 10:56 - 11:45

    You can check your progress in my class via Skyward--see the link to the top right.  All class notes, files, and calendars are via Canvas (, also linked above.

    Students: I am more than happy to write you a recommendation!  Please email me to discuss what you need, and please fill out the linked Gano Recommendation Form.

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