Extracurricular Activities at Gaithersburg MS

After-School Activities

For any general questions feel free to email:

School Phone: 301-840-4554

E-Mail: Kevin_R_Giles@mcpsmd.org


Clubs and Activities listed in English and Spanish.


Requirements for Club Participation:

*MCPS requires a fee for all middle school students. This $30 fee will cover all activities that a student may choose to attend during the entire school year. The form for this fee was mailed to all students during the summer. Additional forms are available in the main office. Payment must be mailed to the address listed on the form as GMS does not handle this fee.


Academic Eligibility:

Students must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

*(Some clubs have more or less strict academic requirements, per the sponsor’s expectations)

 Limited buses are provided for students in the school’s zone and who attend after school clubs Tuesday through Thursday. Students are expected to have a bus pass signed by their club sponsor. No pass means NO ride on the bus.  Clubs/Activities are held from 3:15-4:30 pm.  Activity buses pick up students at 4:30 pm.  


*Students should listen for changes in club schedules on the daily announcements.

2016-2017 Activity Bus Information

Limited buses are provided for students in the school's zone and who attend after school clubs Tuesday through Thursday, between September 13 and May 25, with the exceptions noted below. Buses depart at 4:30 PM. Buses are not provided on early release days, whether planned or due to an emergency. The other exceptions are:

October 11 & 13; November 8, 9, 10, 22, & 23; and May 2, 3, & 4th.

Activity Bus Routes & Stops 2016-17