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 2013-14, 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

Reading STAAR - 3rd administration
Date: 6/25/2014
Location: GMS 8th Grade students who were not successful on their first two attempts will take their 3rd and final test today.
Math STAAR - 3rd administration
Date: 6/24/2014
Location: GMS 8th Graders who were not successful on their first two attempts at the Math STAAR will take their 3rd and final test today.
Summer School
Date: 6/9/2014, 8 AM 1 PM
Location: Summer School begins Monday, June 9th. Days and hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 1:00pm. Call the office for more details.
GMS Band Trip
Date: 5/30/2014, 10 AM 11 AM
Location: The GMS Band will take their annual trip today.
Bad Weather Make Up Day
Date: 5/26/2014
Location: GISD will have a regular school today to make up for the school day that was lost due to bad weather earlier this semester.

News and Announcements

Volleyball News and Announcements
There are several important upcoming events for volleyball students and their parents:

-MANDATORY PARENT MEETING: All 9th-12th grade volleyball parents-July 21, 2014 at 6:30pm in high school gym
-Lady Buff Volleyball Camp: July 28- July 31 from 9am to 11am for all incoming 5th - 9th graders
-Advance Volleyball Camp: July 29 & July 31 from 9am-12 pm and 2pm-5pm
-Two A Days: August 4, 2014, All incoming 9th - 12th graders report at 7am to high school gym
June Events Schedule
June 6: GHS Graduation
June 9: Summer School begins (Mon.-Thurs, 8:00am - 1:00pm)
June 24: Math STAAR Test - 3rd (final) attempt
June 25: Reading STAAR Test - 3rd (final) attempt
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!