7th Grade Buffaloes Football

GMS Homecoming Pep Rally

Cross Country District Meet - Camp Tejas

Lady Buffs Volleyball - 8th Grade

8th Grade Buffaloes Football vs. Yoakum - Homecoming 2016

GMS celebrates all who are bravely serving and have served in our country's military. Our assembly speaker was veteran and GMS teacher, Kory Toney. 

GMS Veteran's Day assembly featuring GMS teacher and veteran Kory Toney

GMS 2016 Cheer Captains

District Champs! Girls GMS CC Team


Welcome Message

We are proud to welcome you to Giddings Middle School, an academically and athletically challenging home for over 400 young Buffaloes and 45+ staff members.

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.


Progress Report Grades Due
Date: 4/28/2017
Progress Reports Go Home
Date: 5/1/2017
STAAR Assessment - 6th & 7th Grade Math
Date: 5/8/2017
STAAR Assessment - 8th Grade Math (Retest)
Date: 5/8/2017
STAAR Testing Week 5/8-11
Date: 5/8/2017
Location: GMS will administer STAAR testing from Monday, May 8 through Thursday, May 11.

News and Announcements

GISD Educator of the Year Awards

Giddings ISD would like to encourage you to nominate a teacher and another employee for the 2016-2017 Educator of the Year Award. (Click the title to find the link to the nomination form)

Please nominate your favorite teacher or any deserving GISD employee for the award. A copy of the nomination form will be given to all employees who are nominated regardless of whether they receive the overall district award.

Two district employees will be recognized:
-Teacher of the Year
-Employee of the Year (any employee that is not a teacher)

Nominations must be submitted to a campus or department office by May 5, 2017 to allow copies of the forms to be given to employees during staff appreciation week.

STAAR Testing May 8-11

GMS will be STAAR testing Monday through Thursday, May 8-11.
Monday: 8th Math Retake, 6th & 7th Math
Tuesday: 8th Reading Retake, 6th & 7th Reading
Wednesday: 8th Science
Thursday: 8th Social Studies

Get Your GMS full-color YEARBOOK!

Pre-sales for GMS 2016-17 yearbooks are almost sold out! Reserve your copy today! GMS full-color Yearbooks are for sale for $25. Books will be delivered prior to the end of the school year.

GMS Band Trip and Spring Concert

Mark your calendars! The GMS band will take its annual trip to Fiesta Texas on Saturday, May 13th. Then on Monday, May 15 there's music in the air as GMS / GHS bands perform a Spring Band Concert in the Cafetorium beginning at 7:00 pm. Come support your GISD bands!

GMS Sports Schedules

Complete 2016 GMS Sports Schedules can be downloaded and printed by going to the Athletics tab on the GMS homepage, then clicking on GMS Sports and Schedules. Come support your GMS Buffs!

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.