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Outdoor Education Parent Meeting

 The Outdoor Education Parent Information Night will now take place on Wednesday, January 15 at 7:00 PM.  The meeting will be conducted in both English (Cafeteria) and in Spanish (Media Center).  Please join us to learn more about this important program. 


PE Swimming Information
In conjunction with the City of Gaithersburg, we are pleased to offer the opportunity to participate in a swimming unit, in physical education (PE), for three weeks (January 2 - January 23) at the Gaithersburg Aquatic Center, which is connected to Gaithersburg Middle School.  Information and permission forms in English and Spanish.  If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Katie Becker or Ms. Erin Evans at 240-740-4950. 


Video Contests for MCPS students

 


3rd Annual MCPS - MCCPTA Mental Health and Wellness Forum on 1/11

3rd Annual MCPS-MCCPTA Mental Health and Wellness Forum will be held Saturday, January 11, 1-5 pm at Wood Middle School, 14615 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD 20853.  All families, secondary students, elementary students (with guardians), teachers, staff, administrators, and community members are welcome. More information on the flyer.
Register online: https://bit.ly/2P0P3iw


GMS Rising 6th grade Parent Orientation on 1/30

GMS rising 6th grade parent orientation is at 6:30pm on January 30, 2020. More information on the flyer in English & Spanish.  The snow date is Feb 4, 2020. If you have ny questions, please contact the main office at 240-740-4950.


After School Activities 

News and Announcements

Outdoor Education Information (2020)

We are very excited to begin planning for this year's Outdoor Education experience at the Lathrop E. Smith Center in Rockville!  Additional information including schedules, packing lists, and chaperone information can be found through the link above.

GMS Yearbooks

Get your GMS Yearbook!  Keep the memories alive!  $40 until January 31st

So What Else Morning Program

Join the Morning Activities at GMS through the So What Else Inc.  Monday - Thursday mornings from September 16 - May 31.  Must be  registered  to participate in program.

Saturday School

Saturday School provides affordable academic support and tutoring for students grades K-12 in Montgomery County. Saturday School programming includes SAT Prep, STEM Curiosity Academy and a new CODING Program for elementary and middle school students. More information is available in  Saturday School Calendar ,  Eng

Join the GMS PTA

The GMS PTA Needs You!  GMS PTA 2019-20 Membership/Donation Form in English and Spanish 

GMS Student and Parent Information for the 2019-20 School Year

Here is the student and parent information for the 2019-20 school year for GMS.

Family Life and Human Sexuality (FLHS) and Disease Prevention and Control (DPC) Units for Health Education Instruction

Students will participate in FLHS and DPC instruction unless written parent/guardian permission is submitted excluding the student from receiving instruction related to human sexuality and/or sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS.  You may choose to have your student excused from either or both of these units.  If excused, your student will participate in other health education units of instruction under the supervision of a professional in an instructional setting.

Online FARMS Applications for 2019-20

ONLINE FARMS APPS ARE AVAILABLE NOW! www.MySchoolApps.com   is NOW OPEN for parents to complete and submit  the 2019–2020 Online application for Free and Reduced-Price Meals!   FAMILIES CAN APPLY NOW & AVOID LONGER PROCESSING TIMES IN SEPTEMBER!     

Mandatory Immunization for Incoming 7th graders

Mandatory immunization requirements for incoming 7th graders are Meningococcal (MCV) and Tdap.  More information in  English  and  Spanish .

Every Student Succeeds Act State Report Card

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has released a new accountability report card for every school in the state of Maryland. The Maryland Report Card for   Gaithersburg Middle School   can be found  here .  Principal letter to parents in  English  and  Spanish . Learn more by viewing this short video:   E

SSL Opportunities

Summer Opportunities -  ELO Summer Volunteer Packet  and for more information look at this  website . After school opportunities -  MCRD’sTherapeutic Recreation Flyer

GMS Report Card

The Maryland State Department of Education has posted the results of the  2017  Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers ( PARCC ) and the High School Assessments on the Maryland Report Card website. The Gaithersburg Middle School report is now available. Please click on the link: http://rep