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 2014-15, 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

GMS District Tennis Meet
Date: 4/25/2015
Location: GMS Tennis Teams will compete in the District Meet at Bellville High School. Go Buffs!
8th Grade STAAR Science Test
Date: 4/24/2015, 8 AM 12 PM
Location: All 8th grade students will take the 8th grade Science STAAR Test today. Students will report to their testing rooms at 7:45 am.
8th Grade STAAR Social Studies Test
Date: 4/23/2015, 8 AM 12 PM
Location: All 8th grade students will take the Social Studies STAAR Test today. Student should report to their testing rooms at 7:45 am.
GHS Freshman Orientation
Date: 4/23/2015, 6 PM 7 PM
Location: Freshman Orientation for the 2015-16 incoming class will be held at 6:00 in the Cafetorium.
6th & 7th Grade STAAR Reading Tests
Date: 4/22/2015, 8 AM 12 PM
Location: All 6th & 7th graders will take the Reading STAAR Test today. Students will report to their testing rooms at 7:45 am.

News and Announcements

Yearbooks On Sale Now!
Reserve your copy of the GMS 2015 Yearbook now! Don't miss out. When they're gone, they're gone! We are expecting delivery of the books in May. If you want to get one, please bring your payment to Ms. Higgins in the GMS office. Books are $25.
GMS History Fair Results
GMS hosted their annual Open House and History Fair on Tuesday, March 3rd. This popular event featured an 8th grade History Fair sponsored by Mr. Buck. The results are as follows:
Best of Show: Logan Perry
1st Place: Blake Saenger
2nd Place: Emily Tejeda
3rd Place: Brissa Luna
4th Place: Mercedes Flores
5th Place: Cody Mitschke
6th Place: Taylor Droemer
The public is invited to stop by the GHS/GMS Library where the top placing projects are on display. Congratulations to all 8th grade students for an impressive, entertaining and educational History Fair!
Severe Weather Warnings
This time of year, it is especially 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 safe!
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!