Welcome

We are proud to welcome you to Giddings Middle School, an academically and athletically challenging home for 396 young Buffaloes and 45+ staff members.  In 2015-16, the students,  teachers,  and staff of Giddings  Middle School will continue to strive for excellence  in an  environment rich with expectations, character, tradition, and diversity.

Calendar

Jr. BETA Field Trip
Date: 5/27/2016, 2 PM 3 PM
Location: Members of the Jr. BETA Club will take a field trip today.
Memorial Day Observed
Date: 5/30/2016
Location: GMS will observe the Memorial Day Holiday on Monday, May 30th. No school.
End of Year Awards Assembly
Date: 6/1/2016
Location: 6th, 7th & 8th grade End of Year Awards in the GMS gym. Times to be determined.
8th Grade Horseshoe Junction Trip
Date: 6/2/2016
Location: All 8th graders will depart by bus to Horseshoe Junction in Brenham, Texas. Students will return in time for school dismissal at 1:25pm.

News and Announcements

Extra Class of 2020 Shirts

Get your Class of 2020 t-shirt! Shirts are $8. 100 shirts have been ordered! We ordered a few extra and these are first-come first-served. Please bring your payment to Ms. Maxwell in room #803. Shirts are available in Mint Green or Hot Pink.

Final 6 Weeks Testing Schedule

GMS students will take their final 6 weeks tests during the week of 5/25-27 and 5/31. The schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, May 25 - ELA
Thursday, May 26 - Social Studies
Friday, May 27 - Science
Tuesday, May 31 - Math

Last Day Early Release

GMS will dismiss at 1:25 pm on an Early Release schedule Thursday, June 2. Buses will also run on the early release schedule. Enjoy a safe & wonderful summer break!

Important Announcements

It is important to have updated contact information on file at GMS. To ensure your family gets the latest announcements from GISD regarding school delays and closures, make sure the GMS office has your current phone numbers. Let's stay informed!

HB 5 Parent Information

Giddings ISD has posted links to videos for parents and students with information about HB 5 Graduation Requirements. These requirements will impact students beginning with current 8th graders. The links can be found under the parent and student drop down menus above.

GMS supports LCYC

The Lee County Youth Center located on the old Giddings Elementary School Campus continues to actively serve the youth of Lee County with a variety of after-school activities. The LCYC is open to students Monday-Friday after school. Parents are encouraged to contact Donna Orsag, LCYC coordinator, for rates and more information. Bus transportation is provided for students from school each day to the LCYC.

Be a part of an exciting adventure - join LCYC!