May 2018

GMS Summer Reading Program

Pictures from the GMS Spring Social

Our theme this year was “A Star-Studded Night”!

8th Grade Crossover Ceremony

Last Friday, Greenville Middle School celebrated its 8th grade “graduates” at the annual 8th Grade Crossover Ceremony. These soon-to-be high school students were able to meet their new 9th grade …

GMS Awards Banquet Pictures

On Thursday, May 17th, Greenville Middle School held its annual Awards Ceremony. Students were recognized if they were on the honor roll, had perfect attendance, had the highest average in …

5th Grade Transition Pamphlet

Click on the link below to download a copy of the Greenville Middle School 5th Grade Transition Pamphlet. The pamphlet includes information about clubs/sports that are available in middle school, …

GMS 5th Grade Transition Meeting

On Monday, May 14th, Greenville Middle School welcomed 5th graders from Unity Elementary School and George E. Washington Elementary School for its annual 5th grade transition meeting. These soon-to-be middle …

GMS Spring Social: Friday, May 18th from 5-7 pm

8th Grade Crossover Ceremony: May 18th @ 9 am

Greenville Middle School will hold its annual 8th Grade Crossover Ceremony this Friday, May 18th at 9:00 am. Come join us as we celebrate our 8th graders as they “graduate” …

GMS Awards Banquet: May 17th @ 9 am

Greenville Middle School’s Academic Awards Banquet will be on Thursday, May 17th beginning at 9:00 am. A cookout for all students and parents who attend will follow directly after the …

Oil Spill Lab

It may be the last week of school, but students in Ms. Grier’s science class are still working hard! Here are a few pictures from when her students conducted a …

GMS Athletic Banquet Pictures

Congratulations to all of our hardworking student athletes and a HUGE thank you to all of the coaches that dedicated their time to these young men and women this year. …

Teacher Appreciation Week

Last week (May 7th – 11th) was Teacher Appreciation Week and we were so excited to shower our AMAZING teachers with gifts, treats, and words of appreciation. GMS is blessed …

GMHS Students Tour the World of Coke!

After spending the morning in Centennial Olympic Park as part of the Good Morning America audience, Greenville Middle-High School students toured the wonderful World of Coke! They learned about the …

GMHS on Good Morning America!

On Thursday, May 3rd students from Greenville Middle-High School went to Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta and had the once in a lifetime opportunity to be on Good Morning America!!! …

GMHS at SCAD Atlanta

GMHS students visited SCAD Atlanta to explore their interests in creative careers such as performing arts, photography, film & television, fashion, graphic design, painting, and game development.

GMS on GMA!

Catch Greenville Middle School LIVE on Good Morning America on Thursday, May 3rd! Our students will be featured on the GMA segment Deals and Steals on Wheels on ABC during …

August 2018

Coffee With the Counselor: September 18th

Grandparents’ Day Luncheon: September 7th

Studying the Milky Way

Students in Coach Daniel’s 6th Grade Science Class ventured out of the classroom and into the commons to create a life-size model of the Milky Way galaxy!

GMHS Band Practice

The GMHS Marching Band has been practicing hard all summer long to get ready for football season. Let’s go Patriots!!!

New myON Reading Program at GMS!

This school year, GMS is using a new reading program called myON with all of it students…it’s just like Netflix…but with BOOKS! Every day, for 30 minutes, students log on …

Pictures from GMS Open House

Welcome back students! We’re excited for the 2018-2019 school year and we hope you are too! Let’s work together to make this a fun and successful year!  

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work!

On August 1st, teachers from Greenville Middle School and Manchester Middle School met to collaborate and plan for the 2018-2019 school year.

MCSS Kickoff Celebration!

GMS teachers and staff are ready and excited for a new school year!

September 2018

PBIS Fun Friday Block Party

On Friday, September 28th students with no behavior issues were able to participate in a PBIS “block party” on the middle school hall! Our own Mr. Fordham set up speakers …

GMS Teacher of the Month for September

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor our 6th Grade Math Teacher, Dr. Shemika Jones, as Teacher of the Month for September! Dr. Jones consistently sets high expectations for our …

GMS Students of the Month for September

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for September during a school-wide meeting on September 27th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

Report Cards Will Be Sent Home Friday, October 5th!

Homecoming Door Decorating Contest

To get into the Mardi Gras spirit for Homecoming, teachers competed in a door decorating contest with their 4th block classes. Congratulations to the winner: MS. GODFREY!!!! (Hers is the …

Homecoming Week!

This week was Homecoming Week at GMS – students celebrated with the theme of Mardi Gras! Students dressed up on different days to show their school spirit! Monday – Mardi …

We love our GMS teachers!

During our last fire drill, students recognized and appreciated their teachers. Each student read something special they wrote about one of their teachers and presented them with a flower or …

Heat Conduction Lab in Physical Science

Ms. Grier’s 8th grade physical science class conducted an experiment in order to analyze heat conduction from hot water to a variety of objects made out of different types of …

Coding with Robots!

Students at GMS in our new Foundations of Secure Information Systems classes! Students are learning programming and coding skills with robots!

Pictures from Grandparents’ Day Luncheon

Thank you to all of our special grandparents and family members who showed up to eat lunch with our students!

February 2018

GMS Students of the Month for February

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for February during a school-wide meeting on February 28th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

GMS Teacher & Employee of the Month for February

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor its Career Awareness & Development teacher, Mr. Ryan Daniel, as Teacher of the Month for February and School Resource Officer, Officer John Sanders, …

Science Students Studying Light and Sound

The students in Ms. Grier’s 8th grade physical science class have been studying the behaviors of light and sound. To better understand the transmission of light and sound, students used …

7th Grade Student Creates Own Video Game!

Ahmad Ferrell, a 7th grade student at GMS, developed, published and released his very own adventure style video game called “Capture The Flag.” The game has three worlds and ten …

Real People Read Program at GEWES

Several GMS students visited George E. Washington Elementary School this morning to read short stories to Kindergarten through 5th grade students as part of the Real People Read Program. They …

Pictures from the GMS Valentine’s Day Dance

Check out these middle school students who got decked out for the Valentine’s Day dance on February 14th!

Community Report Card Conferences

On Wednesday, February 14th, members of the community sat down with students at Greenville Middle School to discuss their report cards with them one-on-one. Students received feedback on which classes …

GMS Celebrates National School Counselor Week

February 5th – 9th was National School Counselor Week, and Greenville Middle School was honored to celebrate the BEST counselor ever, Mrs. Racine Sales! Mrs. Sales always works so hard …

GMS Valentine’s Day Dance: Wednesday, February 14th from 5-7 pm

The GHS junior class will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Dance for all Greenville Middle School students on Wednesday, February 14th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5.00 and …

Organic Beauty Valentine’s Pop-Up Shop

Greenville Middle High School would like to extend an invitation to stop by a Valentine’s Pop-Up Shop sponsored by Greenville Middle High School’s student-run enterprise, Organic Beauty. The girls will …

Progress Reports Will Be Sent Home on Friday, February 16th

Please take the time to go over your child’s report card with him/her this week. They will go home with students on Friday, February 16th. We are only two months …

Community Report Card Conferences: Wednesday, February 14th at 9:00 am

Attention all community members!!! Greenville Middle School will hold its community report card conferences on Wednesday, February 14th at 9:00 am – and we still need more volunteers! Please let …

Meriwether County Spelling Bee

On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, Greenville Middle High School hosted the second round of the Meriwether County Spelling Bee. Finalists from Mountain View Elementary School, Unity Elementary School, George E. …

Important Testing Information!

Attention all Greenville Middle School parents and family members! Important testing information, including this year’s testing schedule, a list of study resources, and students’ individual score reports from the spring …

March 2018

Professional Learning on Lexile Levels

Greenville Middle School teachers recently welcomed Ms. Niomi Henry from the Georgia Department of Education to our school for a professional learning session on Lexile levels. Ms. Henry discussed measures …

GMHS Cultural Diversity Program

GMHS students recently put together and participated in a Cultural Diversity Program to celebrate the variety of diverse cultures represented at our school. Students sang, danced, recited poems, and reenacted …

Trip to McWane Science Center in Birmingham, AL

GMS students that are part of the Morehouse College Educational Talent Search Program recently took a trip to Birmingham, Alabama to visit the McWane Science Center. The Morehouse College Educational Talent …

Annual College & Career Expo

On March 16th, students from Greenville Middle School attended the annual district-wide College & Career Expo. They had the opportunity to meet with college representatives, military recruiters, and local business …

Golden Peach Award Recipient: Miss Mattie Parham

At the district board meeting in March, Greenville Middle School proudly awarded Custodial Staff Lead, Miss Mattie Parham, the Golden Peach Award for her hard work and dedication to our …

GMS Star Student: Ahmad Ferrell

Ahmad with his most influential teacher, Ms. Godfrey (Business & Computer Science teacher)   At the district board meeting in March, Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Star Student for …

Basketball Championship Pep Rally: Friday, April 6th

GMHS Cultural Diversity Program

Exceptional Children’s Day

Thursday, March 8th was Exceptional Children’s Day – a day to celebrate the successes, accomplishments, and achievements of students with exceptionalities. Middle and high school students throughout Meriwether County, including …

UniverSoul Circus Field Trip

On Wednesday, March 7th, over 100 students from Greenville Middle School attended the UniverSoul Circus in Atlanta, GA as part of a reward trip for good academics and behavior. In …

Real People Read Program at UES

On March 5th, several Greenville Middle and High School students visited Unity Elementary School to read short stories to Kindergarten through 5th grade students as part of the Real People …

MCSS College & Career Expo

April 2018

Water Analysis in Science Class

Testing season may be over, but our teachers at Greenville Middle School are still committed to implementing engaging, hands-on activities in their classrooms! Last week, for example, Ms. Grier facilitated …

5th Grade Transition Meeting: May 14th

GMHS Blood Drive: April 30th

WHAT: GMHS BLOOD DRIVE DATE: MONDAY, APRIL 30th TIME: 8:30 am – 1:00 pm LOCATION: GMHS Gymnasium  

Happy Administrative Professionals’ Day!

Wednesday, April 25th was Administrative Professionals’ Day. We’d like to give a shout out and HUGE thank you to these three ladies who dedicate themselves to our school, students, and …

Progress Reports Sent Home Friday, April 13th

Parents and Guardians, Progress reports for all GMS students were sent home on Friday, April 13th. Please take the time to go over your child’s progress report with him/her this …

Pictures from GMS Track Meet

Some pictures from the GMS track meet on Saturday, April 14th.

3rd Annual Hunger Games!

To prepare for this year’s Milestone assessments, GMS students participated in the 3rd annual Hunger Games! Students were divided into “districts” and had to participate in academic and physical challenges …

November 2017

GMS Students of the Month for November

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for November during a school-wide meeting on November 28th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

GMS Teacher & Employee of the Month for November

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor our 8th Grade Science and Social Studies Teacher, Ms. Kathy Grier, as Teacher of the Month for November and Paraprofessional, Ms. Tawanda Murray, …

Parent Pop-In Day at GMHS!

November 15th was “Parent Pop-In Day” at GMHS. Parents and other family members of both middle and high school students were able to stop by and visit their students’ classrooms, …

Reminder: Parent Pop-In Day is November 15th!

GMS Students Qualify for Regional MathFest Competition!

This past Saturday, students from Greenville Middle School participated in a MathFest competition in Jonesboro, GA. All seven of the students who participated in this competition qualified for the regional MathFest …

Virtual Field Trip to College!

Ms. Godfrey, our Business and Computer Science teacher, used Skype to organize a virtual field trip to Armstrong State University for her 7th grade students. Her students were able to …

GMS 2017-2018 Basketball Schedule

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GMHS Gives Back!

Greenville Middle School will be partnering with the high school for “GMHS Gives Back.” We will be raising funds to support families and students who lost everything due to the …

Leadership Meriwether Visits GMHS

A special thanks to Summer Doucet and the Leadership Meriwether participants who came to GMHS to tour our building and classrooms! It was an honor and privilege to have you!!! …

Progress Reports will be sent home on Friday, November 10th

Please take the time to go over your child’s report card with him/her next week. They will go home with students on Friday, November 10th. It is almost the end …

GMHS Supports our Troops!

A convoy of veterans passed by GMHS, and our students were ready, with flags in hand, to welcome our veterans home and thank the troops for their service!

December 2017

PBIS / CCRPI Celebration

Before the break, GMS students had a joint PBIS/CCRPI celebration as a reward for their positive behavior during the first half of the school year, as well as the growth …

Holiday Door Decorating Contest

In order to get into the holiday spirit before the break, GMS students participated in a door decorating contest with their Home Base classes. Congratulations to Mr. Daniel’s class on …

PBIS Holiday Store

Before the break, Greenville Middle School set up a PBIS Holiday Store for students with items donated by GMS faculty and staff. Students could shop at the holiday store using …

GMS Visits UES for 1st Transition Meeting

Before the break, Mr. Perry, the principal of Greenville Middle School, along with Mrs. Sales, the counselor, and Ms. Godfrey, the business and computer science teacher, visited Unity Elementary School …

Holiday Break: December 20th – January 5th

From all of us at Greenville Middle School, we wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Students return to school on January 8, 2018!

GMS Recognized for CCRPI Growth

Congrats to Greenville Middle School and Greenville High School for being recognized at the Northwest Region Coaching Network with 5 other schools in the Northwest Region of Priority Schools of …

GMS Spelling Bee

GMS Principal Mr. Michael Perry with the 2017-2018 GMS Spelling Bee Champion, 7th grader Micah Alford   On November 29th, Greenville Middle School held its annual spelling bee competition. Eight …

GMS Basketball Season Underway!

The boys and girls basketball teams both kicked off their seasons last week with some great games, and our outstanding cheerleading squad was there motivating them every step of the …

GMS Peer Helpers

Congratulations to the following students who have been selected to serve Greenville Middle School this year as part of the Peer Helper Program, a program developed by our counselor, Mrs. …

Girls with Pearls

This past month, Mrs. Racine Sales, the counselor at Greenville Middle School, created a new organization designed to guide and empower our young female students called Girls with P.E.A.R.L.S. (Poise, …

January 2018

GMS Teacher & Employee of the Month for January

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor exceptional education teacher, Mr. James Fordham, as Teacher of the Month for January and school bookkeeper, Ms. Tracy Hinton, as Employee of the …

GMS Students of the Month for January

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for January during a school-wide meeting on January 31st. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

End of Basketball Season

The GMS boys’ and girls’ basketball teams played their final games of the season at Rehoboth Road Middle School in Griffin, GA on Tuesday, January 30th. Although the girls fell …

Open House Meet & Greet: Monday, January 29th from 6 pm to 8 pm

Please join us on Monday, January 29th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm to meet with administrators and teachers as they share what they expect from students second semester. Parents …

Upcoming GMS Basketball Games

Due to the inclement weather days last week, the middle school basketball schedule has changed slightly for the remainder of the season. Please note the dates, times, and locations of …

School Cancelled January 17th-19th!

All Meriwether County schools will be closed Wednesday, January 17th through Friday, January 19th due to inclement weather and unsafe road conditions. We encourage all students to use this time …

Report Cards will be Sent Home on Friday, January 12th

Please take the time to go over your child’s report card with him/her next week. They will go home with students on Friday, January 12th. We are halfway through the …

August 2017

New GMHS Facebook Page!

Click the link below to visit the new Facebook page for Greenville Middle High School! Please like and share!!! https://www.facebook.com/GMHSPats/

GMS Students of the Month for August

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for August during a schoolwide meeting on August 30th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

GMS Teacher and Employee of the Month for August

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor Ms. Mary Ann Wortham as Teacher of the Month for August and Ms. Priscilla Boddie as Employee of the Month for August. Ms. …

Meriwether County Schools Information for 2017-2018

September 2017

GMS Teacher and Employee of the Month for September

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor our 7th Grade Math Teacher, Ms. Venus Leonard, as Teacher of the Month for September and our Media Specialist, Ms. Tabatha Ford, as …

GMS Students of the Month for September

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for September during a school-wide meeting on September 27th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

Thank You for Attending the Annual GMS Title I Meeting!

Thank you to all of the middle school parents, grandparents, and family members that attended our Annual Title I Meeting last Tuesday! It was wonderful to be able to chat …

Ms. Godfrey’s Class Working with Ollie the Robot!

Ms. Godfrey’s 7th grade students worked with Ollie the Robot today in their Business and Computer Science Class!      

Annual Title I Meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26th

The annual Title 1 Meeting will be held at Greenville Middle High School on Tuesday, September 26th at 6:00 pm. Following this meeting, there will be a workshop for middle …

Michael Perry, Principal of GMS, talks data!

At the Instructional Coaching Network Conference held in Macon, GA on September 21st, Michael Perry, the Principal of Greenville Middle School, discussed the school’s Milestone data from last year, as …

Coffee with the Counselor on September 25th

Have any questions or concerns? Please join GMS counselor, Ms. Racine Sales, for coffee and conversation on Monday, September 25th from 8:00 to 9:00 am in the GMHS Media Center!

WTVM Channel 9’s Meteorologist Visits GMS!

Ms. Mallory Schnell, a meteorologist from WTVM Channel 9, visited Greenville Middle School to talk with our middle schoolers about what it’s like to be a meteorologist and study the …

Grandparents Day Celebration

On Friday, September 8th, GMS celebrated Grandparents Day with a special luncheon during which students enjoyed a VIP lunch with their grandparents and other family members.    

GMS Football Game Cancelled!

Attention: The GMS football game scheduled for this afternoon versus Carver Road has been cancelled!

School Closed Monday, Sept. 11th and Tuesday, Sept. 12th!

The Meriwether County School System will be closed Monday, September 11th and Tuesday, September 12th. Please keep safety as your first priority during all times of severe weather.

October 2017

Bray Day Fall Festival

On October 31st, GMS students and staff celebrated their 2nd annual fall festival and costume party. We named the day “Bray Day” in honor of one of our teachers, Ms. …

Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest Winners

Congratulations to our Red Ribbon Week poster contest winners! Great job ladies! 1st Place = Chardazya Favors 2nd Place = Shalillan Kelley 3rd Place = Cortney Murrah

Red Ribbon Week Door Contest Winners

Congratulations to our Red Ribbon Week door contest winners, Mrs. Wortham and Ms. Boddie! Great job ladies!

GMS Teacher & Employees of the Month for October

Ms. Belinda Godfrey, Business & Computer Science Teacher   Greenville Middle School is proud to honor our Business and Computer Science Teacher, Ms. Belinda Godfrey, as Teacher of the Month …

GMS Students of the Month for October

Greenville Middle School proudly honored its Students of the Month for October during a school-wide meeting on October 25th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

Red Ribbon Week Door Decorating Contest

Greenville Middle School staff and students participated in a door decorating contest in their home bases for Red Ribbon Week. Pictures of all entries are below. Stay tuned to find …

American Red Cross Blood Drive: October 26th

Red Ribbon Week “Say No To Drugs” Rally

GMHS kicked off Red Ribbon Week with a “Say No To Drugs” Rally on Monday, October 23rd. Special thanks to our amazing guest speakers, Reginald Beaty and Tony Owens, as …

Bus Drivers Appreciation Breakfast: October 20th

Congrats to the newest hires to Organic Beauty!

Congratulations to 6th grade student Cortney Murrah and 7th grade student Harmony Pyles. They are the newest hires to Organic Beauty, Greenville Middle High School’s school-based enterprise!

Candles for a Cure: Only $5 Each!

Clink the following link for the order form: https://goo.gl/forms/zaXqgPcbRBVOYlIv2

Report cards will go out on Monday, October 16th!

Due to a computer glitch, report cards for middle school students were not printed in time to go out this afternoon. They will go out first thing on Monday, October …

Congrats to the 2017 GMS Homecoming Court!

2017 GMS Homecoming Court 8th Grade Kevin Diaz Alfaro (King) and Quon’yaniqui Favors (Queen) Tavarus Myrick and Alexis Parks Jonathan Bundrage and Zaniya Partridge 7th Grade Jamie Wheelous (Prince) and …

Red Ribbon Week: October 23rd – 27th

Red Ribbon Week Theme: Your future is key so stay drug free! Monday: Red Out Red Ribbon Rally in the afternoon! Tuesday: Dress for Success/Career Day Don’t let drugs interfere …

Pink Week: October 16th-20th

Pink Week for Breast Cancer Awareness Show your support for finding a cure by participating in our weekly activities! Monday: Pink Hat Day Tuesday: Pink Shirt Day Wednesday: Pink Hair Day …

PBIS Cookout Celebration!

On Thursday, October 5th, GMS students who have consistently exhibited good behavior since the start of the school year were rewarded with a fun cookout celebration!

Highlights from GMS Homecoming Week!

Monday: Twin Day   Tuesday: Team Hat/Jersey Day   Wednesday: Character Day   Thursday: Luau Day

2017 REACH Scholarship Recipients!

Congratulations to the 2017 REACH Scholarship Award recipients! Five 8th grade students from the district were chosen to receive this prestigious award. Three of the five students chosen are from …

Fall Break for Students: October 6th – 10th

Fall Break for all GMS students is Friday, October 6th through Tuesday, October 10th. School will resume on Wednesday, October 11th. This also marks the beginning of the 2nd 9-week …

GMS Homecoming Week: October 2nd – 6th

GMS Homecoming 2017: It’s a Luau! Dress Up Days & Events   Monday, October 2nd: Twin Day Choose a friend and be twins! Tuesday, October 3rd: Team Day Wear your …

Harmony Pyles elected VP of FBLA & Middle School Connections!

Congratulations to 7th grade student, Harmony Pyles, for being elected to serve as the Vice President of the GMHS chapter of FBLA. She was also chosen as Vice President of …