Meet the Buffs! - 2018 GMS 7th Grade Volleyball

2018 GMS 8th Grade Volleyball

The GMS Band provides the tunes and the beats for the pep rallies!

Meet the Buffs! - 2018 GMS 8th Grade Volleyball

Meet the Buffs! 2018 7th Grade Football

8th Grade Volleyball takes two wins against Smithville

GMS Lady Buffs cheer each other on!

GMS Pep Rally - Community Spirit


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.

News and Announcements

GMS Six Weeks Test Week

Giddings Middle School students will be taking Six Weeks tests during the week of Sept. 24 -Sept. 27. The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, Sept. 25 - History/Social Studies

Wednesday, Sept. 26 - Math

Thursday, Sept. 27 - English/Reading

Friday, Sept. 28 - Science

Each grade level will be testing. Please ensure your student gets plenty of rest so they can do their best on their Six Weeks Tests.

Giddings Middle School Homecoming

Giddings Middle School will be celebrating Homecoming 2018 during the week of Sept. 24 - Sept. 27. Each day of that week has been designated a different theme. We encourage all our students and staff to their school spirit and participate in each day. The Homecoming Theme Days are as follows:

Monday - Disney Day - dress like your favorite Disney Character

Tuesday - Tacky Tourist Day - dress like a tourist

Wednesday - Superhero Day - wear your favorite Superhero shirt

Thursday - Black and Gold Day - Mums and garters

Friday - Fancy Friday - Dress Up Day

Our pep rally begins at 2:55 p.m. and our GMS Buffaloes will take the field against Navarro beginning at 4:30 p.m. Please come out and support Giddings Middle School.

GMS Cross Country at Brenham

The Giddings Middle School Cross Country Team will be traveling to Brenham to compete in the Brenham Hillacious Invitational. The meet will take place on Friday, September 21st. The meet will be held at Brenham High School, 525 A.H. Ehring Drive in Brenham.

The meet schedule is a follows:

5:00 PM - 7th grade girls - 2 miles
5:20 PM - 7th grade boys - 2 miles
5:40 PM - 8th grade girls - 2 miles
6:00 PM - 8th grade boys - 2 miles

The Cross Country team appreciates your support!

GMS Volleyball vs Bellville

The GMS Lady Buffs will take on the Lady Brahmas from Bellville on Monday, Sept. 24th. The games will begin at 4:30 p.m. starting with 7B and followed by 7A, 8B and 8A. The games will be played in the GMS Gym. Please come out and support the GMS Lady Buffs!

2017 Yearbooks for Sale

Giddings Middle School has extra copies of the 2016-2017 Yearbook for sale. You may purchase the yearbook for $10. Contact Mrs. Higgins at 979-542-2057.

2015 GMS Yearbooks for Sale

If you were a student of GMS during the 2014-2015 school year and did not purchase a yearbook, you are in luck. We have extra copies for sale! You may purchase a copy of your 2015 GMS Yearbook for $ 10. Contact Mrs. Higgins at 979-542-2057.

Courtney Umlang - GISD Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Umlang, 8th Grade Pre-Algebra and Algebra teacher at Giddings Middle School was named the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year.

Mrs. Umlang is a graduate of the Giddings Independent School District. She attended Sam Houston State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics. She began her teaching career at Brenham High School where she taught Algebra for one year.

Mrs. Umlang began teaching at Giddings Middle School in 2008. During her career at GMS she has touched the lives of many students. Her love of teaching and her ability to connect with her students has opened up the world of Math to many 8th Grade students. She is a dedicated teacher and huge supporter of the students of Giddings Middle School.

In her spare time, Mrs. Umlang enjoys riding horses and taking care of her dogs, cats and baby calves.

Congratulations to Courtney Umlang, 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year!