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

7th Writing Benchmark & 8th NAEP Testing
Date: 1/29/2015, 1 PM 2 PM
Location: Seventh graders will take their Writing Benchmark tests today. Eighth grade will participate in the NAEP Testing.
Basketball vs. Caldwell
Date: 1/29/2015, 1 PM 2 PM
Location: GMS basketball teams will play their last games of the season at home against Caldwell. The boys will host the Hornets at home in the GMS gym. The girls will travel.
6th - 8th Reading Benchmark Testing
Date: 1/28/2015, 8 AM 12 PM
Location: All GMS grades will take the Reading Benchmark Test on Wednesday, Jan. 28th.
Basketball vs. Bellville
Date: 1/22/2015, 4:30 PM 9 PM
Location: The Buffs will take on the Bellville Brahmas. The girls host Bellville at home in the GMS gym, while the boys travel. Games begin at 4:30.
Early Release and End of 1st Semester
Date: 12/19/2014
Location: End of Semester 1 and Cycle 3. Early release at 1:25 marks the beginning of the district's holiday break Dec. 22 - Jan. 5. Students return Tuesday, Jan. 6th.

News and Announcements

Winter 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!