Welcome to Gaithersburg Middle School
Fall Fiesta is HERE!
SGA-Our first event for students this year is a party called a Fall Fiesta! It will take place on Thursday, Oct. 30 after school – from 3:00 to 5:00. It’s a great way to eat, hang out and have fun with friends. There will be music, activities, pizza, candy and drinks. To save money, be ready to buy your ticket in advance for $1.00. It will be $2.00 at the door. So come on out to the Fall Fiesta!
Sign Up! for PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES
GMS Parent Teacher Conferences will take place on Monday, November 10th. Pre-scheduled Conferences will be available from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, and Walk-in Conferences will be available from 5:45 pm to 7:45 pm.
Parents can sign up for a pre-scheduled conference at http://gmspta.wix.com/gms-conference. If you have any problems signing up for a conference, please contact Mr. Michael Ryan, Resource Counselor at 301-840-4567 or email Michael_Ryan@mcpsmd.org.
Walk-in Conferences will be available in the evening on a first come first serve basis. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the classrooms starting at 5 pm on November 10th, and conferences will begin at 5:45 pm. These time slots cannot be scheduled in advance.
ESOL parent night on Thursday, 10/30 @ 6-8pm.
All families of ESOL students are welcome. Dinner and babysitting services are provided. We will discuss available resources, academic expectations and EDLINE.
A letter to Parents from Principal Goddard and Nurse Leas
Learn about the steps GMS and MCPS are taking to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
LINKAGES TO LEARNING Invites you to a Health Fair at Gaithersburg Middle School
Saturday, November 1st, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 2 Teachers Way, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Come and enjoy a day full of fun with activities for the children: Bounce Bus, Face Painting, games, giveaways and lots of important information, all FREE!
FREE SCREENINGS or APPOINTMENTS TO SCREENINGS and information in the following fields:
- Breast cancer information/screenings
Cervical cancer information/screenings
Skin cancer screenings
- Men’s Health
HIV and other STDs
- Family Planning, Safe Sex
Weight Management / Physical activities
Nutrition / Healthy Eating Habits
Blood Pressure screenings
Carbon Monoxide awareness
Information and resources for: Dental Health, Emotional/Mental Health, Domestic Violence / Victims of Crime, Drug and Alcohol Awareness, and many other fields
Table of Health Care Providers at the Fair
Here is the information for ordering online: my.lifetouch.com. The Picture
Day ID which will need to be entered prior to ordering is MJ814539Q0.
Order A Yearbook Today
Yearbooks are on sale now! Last year, we sold out so make sure you reserve yours today! Order online now!
SNOW BOOTS AND COATS NEEDED
Dear Gaithersburg Middle School Families:
The Linkages to Learning Program at GMS needs your help with the collection of gently used (and clean) winter coats AND snow boots for children, teens and adults. Please turn them in at the main office, where a box has been set up, or bring them to the Linkages office on the second floor, room 708. If you have any questions, or need a receipt upon your donation, please contact Alcira Aldana-Colón with the Linkages to Learning program at 301-840-2784.
Pom Camp at Gaithersburg HS
Nov. 8 for grades K-8. Registration Form.
Is your child moving from middle school to high school? Does your child receive special education services? If the answer is yes, please join us for an introductory session on transition services. Learn about what transition services are and how
2014 Flu Vaccine Clinics The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) will conduct free, seasonal flu vaccine clinics throughout MCPS in November. For students to receive a flu shot at any of these clinics, a parent, guardian,
The MAP are computerized tests in Language Usage, Mathematics and Reading, and Science. GMS MAP assessments (MAPM MAPR) are in Mathematics and Reading. The score is immediately available and is reported in a Rasch UnIT (RIT). RIT Score