Welcome to Gaithersburg Middle School
New Vaccination Requirements For This Year
Effective the 2014-15 school year, all students entering the 7th grade
must have received a Tdap and Meningococcal vaccination.
Students lacking proper proof of vaccination will not be allowed to
attend school after the 21st calendar day after school begins.
- MCV4 (Meningococcal)
- Tdap (tetanus, diptheria, pertussis)
Call your doctor to make sure your student is up-to-date.
Please Renew: Retail Programs
Some companies doing business in Montgomery County, such as supermarkets, share revenue with Gaithersburg Middle School when you participate in their customer loyalty programs. Most programs require you to designate the school(s) you choose to support each year. Please visit the GMS Retail Programs Page for links to these programs and begin or renew your program enrollments. Thank you!
to learn about new teachers, new requirements, school policies, bus stops and times, and more.
Students are encouraged to purchase a graphing calculator (TI-83+) for Algebra I and higher. If you choose not to purchase one, students will have the opportunity to borrow one from GMS. Students who lose or damage a borrowed graphing calculator must be assigned a financial obligation for the cost of the calculator. Parents are requested NOT to purchase book bags with wheels as these items will not fit into lockers. Students are expected to bring:
- Three-ring binder (2” or 2.5”) with notebook paper
- #2 pencils
- Package of colored pencils
- Notebook pencil pouch
- Highlighters (2)
- Black and white composition books (2)
- Ball point pens – blue or black
- Notebook dividers
- Set of fine line markers
- Red checking pens
- Spiral notebooks (3)
- Pocket folders (5)
- Other supplies as designated by teachers
Bring your bathing suit and jump on in, Thursday, September 4th from 4 45pm until 8 30pm the City of Gaithersburg is opening the Gaithersburg Aquatic Center right next door to Gaithersburg Middle School. Come for pool fun, music, and
ATTENTION PARENTS NEW Effective the 2014 15 school year, all students entering the 7th grade must have received a Tdap and Meningococcal vaccination. Students lacking proper proof of vaccination will not be allowed to attend school after the