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

Memorial Day holiday Observed
Date: 5/25/2015
Location: No school today as GISD observes the Memorial Day holiday.

News and Announcements

Yearbooks On Sale Now!
Purchase your copy of the GMS 2015 Yearbook today! Don't miss out. When they're gone, they're gone! If you want to get one, please bring your payment to Ms. Higgins in the GMS office. Books are full-color, hardback and are $25.
Memorial Day Holiday
GISD will observe the Memorial Day holiday today, Monday, May 25th. Memorial Day is designed to honor those who have lost their lives while serving our country in the United States armed services.
Final Six Weeks Testing Schedule
Thursday, May 28 - English SWT
Friday, May 29 - History SWT
Monday, June 1 Science SWT
Tuesday, June 2 Math SWT
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!