GMS Archives

May 2020

School Bus WiFi

The Meriwether County Schools Bus WiFi Project is in place. There are 5 buses total – one in the parking lot of each school (GEWES, UES, MVES, GMS/GHS, and MMS/MHS). …

Local Food Pantry

Please read the attached flyer for information regarding a local food pantry in Meriwether County. The food will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

Meriwether County Summer Feeding Program

Please read the attached flyer regarding Meriwether County’s summer feeding program. Information on locations, dates, and times are included.

Census 2020

If you haven’t already, please respond to the 2020 Census by the end of the school year. In less than 10 minutes, you can help ensure that we receive our …

COVID-19 Testing

Please review the attached flyer for information regarding COVID-19 testing in Meriwether County.

COVID-19 Testing Available to ALL Georgians!

COVID-19 testing is now available to ALL Georgians! There will be testing available in Meriwether County from May 13th to May 15th, 2020. Please call 1-800-847-4262 to make an appointment.

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

We appreciate all of our amazing teachers at GMHS! You have all gone above and beyond to work with our students and meet their needs during this unprecedented time. We …

Upcoming Meal Distribution Dates & Times

This is a reminder that there are only two more MCSS meal distribution days scheduled for the remainder of this school year. These meal pick-up days are Monday, May 11th …

Middle School Grading & Work Policy During COVID-19

Grading & Work Policy for MCSS Middle Schools During COVID-19 No student will be penalized for work they could not complete during the 4th nine weeks marking period since the …

Georgia Department of Public Health News Release

Happy National School Principals’ Day!

Today (May 1st) is National School Principals’ Day!!! We would like to give Mr. Perry a big thank you for his dedication, hard work and love for our school. We …

Happy School Lunch Hero Day!

Today (May 1st) is School Lunch Hero Day! Thank you to our amazing cafeteria staff that works hard every day by serving our students and staff breakfast and lunch. We …

June 2020

Video Explaining COVID-19 Contact Tracing Efforts in Georgia

DPH News Release – Contact Tracing Video Announcement 6-19-2020

Guidelines for People Exposed to COVID-19

Below is guidance from the Georgia Department of Public Health for a person who has been exposed to COVID-19. This is the guidance that Contact Tracers use when contacting people …

Now Hiring Substitute Teachers & Support Staff!

Report Card Pick-Up

Attention all GMHS parents and students! Report cards for all middle and high school students will be available for pick up in the front office of the school on Thursday, …

July 2020

Letter from the Superintendent Regarding MCSS Back to School Survey

Click below to take the back to school survey!!! MERIWETHER COUNTY BACK TO SCHOOL SURVEY

Stuff the Bus Information

We are so excited to STUFF THE BUS with you next week July 13-18! Thank you for your patience as we tried to wait on responses from as many districts as …

Letter from the Superintendent to Parents & Guardians

Registration Instructions for COVID-19 Testing

Preliminary Plans for the Start of School

February 2020

Morehouse Field Trip to McWane Science Center

The Morehouse After-School TRIO Program is funded by a grant from Morehouse College. It serves students at Greenville Middle School. The after school program allows students to come two days …

Visit to PruittHealth Nursing Home

The sponsors of the LEO Club, TSA Club, and DECA Club took their members on a field trip to PruittHealth Nursing Home on February 14, 2020. The students spread a …

GMS Students of the Month for February

Congratulations to Greenville Middle School’s Students of the Month for February! These students have consistently demonstrated the school’s PRIDE behaviors of Punctuality, Respect, Integrity, Discipline, and Excellence. They work hard …

GMS Teacher of the Month for February

Congratulations to Greenville Middle School’s Teacher of the Month, 8th Grade Math Teacher Mr. Stephen McKoy!!! Mr. McKoy has gone above and beyond for our students this month by planning …

6th and 7th Grade Trips to the Georgia Aquarium

On February 11th, 6th grade students at GMS had the opportunity to go on a field trip to the Georgia Aquarium. The 7th graders were also able to take their …

2020 Census Info

8th Grade Trip to the Georgia Aquarium

Mr. McKoy, 8th Grade Math Teacher, helped arrange a field trip to the Georgia Aquarium for all 8th graders during the month of February. While at the aquarium, students were …

Ms. Godfrey’s Marketing Students of the Week!

Congratulations to Ms. Godfrey’s Marketing Students of the Week! Each week, Ms. Godfrey recognizes students who go above and beyond in her marketing classes. These students exhibit good work ethic …

MCSS Pre-Kindergarten Registration

Registration for Pre-K begins February 24th! Stop by one of our elementary schools to register your child(ren)!

School Closed

All of Meriwether County Schools, in the interest of student safety, will be closed on Friday, February 7, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience to all parents and guardians. Thank …

March 2020

Caring for Children: Tips to Keep Children Healthy While School’s Out

Please click on the link below for more information regarding keeping children healthy while school is out. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/children.html

Student Work Packets

Members of the GMHS staff will be on campus Monday, March 30th from 10AM – 2PM to collect completed student packets and to issue new packets to students who do …

Pictures of the GMS After-School Program 2nd Semester

We are so upset that school closures due to COVID-19 are disrupting our after-school fun! We were on a roll this semester! During the month of February students learned about …

State of Georgia Executive Order

Virtual Spirit Week at GMHS!

Let’s show our spirit together even though we’re far apart! Post your pics each day on the GMHS Facebook page or email them to Ms. Heaton at elise.heaton@mcssga.org!

COVID-19 Hotline

From the Office of Governor Brian P. Kemp

Transition Meeting for Rising 9th Grade Students

On March 10th, GMS Counselor, Ms. Jordan, and GHS Counselor, Ms. Seay, welcomed parents to the Rising 9th Grade & Rising 12th Grade Transition Meetings. They both shared PowerPoints and …

7th Grade Math Scavenger Hunt

We miss our kids and hope we can get back to this kind of engaging, interactive education soon! These are Ms. Kendricks’ 7th grade math students participating in a math …

MCSS Food Distribution

Please read! Food distribution for all Meriwether County students will begin on Monday, March 23rd!

Free Internet Service

Free Internet access to qualifying homes with students! Read more for information on how to enroll!

Public Hearings Postponed

Due to the Governor’s Executive Order mandating the closing of schools through March 31, 2020, the Public Hearings regarding George E. Washington on March 30 and March 31, 2020 are …

ATTENTION: All MCSS Schools Closed March 16th – March 31st

To support the state’s efforts to reduce the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19, Meriwether County Schools will close all schools, starting Monday, March 16, 2020 through Tuesday, March 31, 2020 …

Talking with Children About the Coronavirus Disease

As public conversations around coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) increase, children may worry about themselves, their family, and friends getting ill with COVID-19. Parents, family members, school staff, and other trusted …

FYI

Please read the following information on how to recognize the symptoms and differences between COVID-19, the flu, the common cold, and allergies.

GaDOE Communication Regarding Coronavirus

Coronavirus Outbreak

Click on the link provided to read the Meriwether County School System press release letter regarding the Coronavirus outbreak. Click Here to Read

Parent Transition Meeting

All parents/guardians of 8th grade students, please join us for the Parent Transition Meeting on Tuesday, March 10th at 6:00. Information will be provided regarding the transition to high school …

Coronavirus Information

Public health experts state that it is important for schools to work with communities to share information about COVID-19. This CDC website was updated today, March 1, 2020. It includes …

April 2020

COVID-19 Testing Sites

In District 4 (Butts, Carroll, Coweta, Fayette, Heard, Henry, Lamar, Meriwether, Pike, Spalding, Troup, and Upson Counties), the Department of Public Health has two drive-through Specimen Collection Sites (we call …

CDC Revised COVID-19 Symptoms List

According to the CDC, “People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after …

Happy Administrative Assistants’ Day!

Happy Administrative Assistants’ Day to Mrs. Cochran, Mrs. Hinton and Mrs. Simmons! All three ladies do a magnificent job maintaining the operation of GMHS!

New Guidance from the CDC

The CDC released new guidance for people living in close quarters and guidance for taking care of someone with COVID-19 at home. CDC: Guidance for Those Living in Close Quarters …

Q & A from the Public Hearings on GEWES

Attached are the responses from the Meriwether County School System to questions posed at the two public hearings regarding the closing of George E. Washington Elementary School.

Happy National Assistant Principals Week!

It’s National Assistant Principals Week! Stop what you’re doing and help us give a huge SHOUT OUT to our amazing APs at GMHS Ms. Birts and Mr. Owens!!! The staff …

New Dates for Public Hearings on George E. Washington Elementary

The following notice of public hearings contains the new dates for the public hearings regarding the possible closing of George E. Washington Elementary School. *Please visit the district website (mcssga.org) …

Phone Companies Offering Additional or Unlimited Data

Many cell phone service providers are offering additional or unlimited data during this time (for free) so that students can complete assignments on their cell phones using data. We understand …

Georgia Parent Survey on Special Education

Parents/Guardians: Please take a minute to share your feedback about Meriwether County’s Special Education Program on the 2019-2020 parent survey. Thank you! CLICK HERE TO ACCESS SURVEY

Employee Rights

CDC: Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings

Click on the link below for the CDC’s recommendation regarding the use of cloth face coverings, especially in areas of significant community-based transmission. The link also includes a video from …

Statewide Shelter in Place

Governor Kemp’s Statewide Shelter in Place Executive Order is effective starting at 6:00 PM on Friday, April 3, 2020 through 11:59 PM on Monday, April 13, 2020. Click here to …

Meal Disbursements

As a reminder, student meal pick-up is still in operation and resumes Monday, April 13, 2020. It will continue each Monday from 11:30 AM to 1 PM through Monday, May …

All MCSS Schools Closed for Remainder of 2019-2020 School Year

Good Afternoon: Per Governor Kemp’s announced Executive Order (scheduled to be signed on Thursday, 4/2/2020 and effective Friday, 4/3/2020), Meriwether County Schools will close all schools for the remainder of …

Stress and Coping

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping …

November 2019

GMS Boys & Girls Basketball Teams

The Greenville Middle School boys and girls basketball teams are off to a great start this season! Please come out and support our hardworking student athletes! The next home game …

Pictures from Pastries with Parents

Thank you to all of the parents and family members who joined us at GMHS on November 19th for Pastries with Parents. This was a day where parents could pop …

Pictures from Weeks 7-9 of the GMS After-School Program

The after-school program at Greenville Middle School is still going strong! Our teachers have been working hard to provide fun, engaging activities to the 40-50 students we have staying after …

GMHS Marketing Program Earns Industry Certification!

The Marketing Education Program of Greenville Middle High School has achieved Industry Certification from the Atlanta Chapter of the American Marketing Association, the nation’s largest and most prestigious group of …

Attention: Early Release Day on December 19th

Pastries with Parents

Parents and family members, please join us for Pastries with Parents on November 19th from 7:30 am – 9:00 am or 11:30 am – 1:30 pm. Read the attached flyer …

REACH Scholarship Signing Ceremony

Monday, October 28th was the REACH Scholarship Signing Day across the state of Georgia. Every year, Meriwether County awards 5 REACH Scholarships to 8th graders in the district. This year, …

GMS Boys to Men Program

Once a week, on every Thursday, we have male community members volunteer their time to work with and mentor some of our male students at Greenville Middle School. The middle …

Pictures from the GMHS College & Career Fair

The College & Career Fair at Greenville Middle High School on November 1, 2019 was a huge success! We had a great turnout with representation from  colleges, the military, law …

December 2019

GMHS Parent & Community Member Recognition Night and Holiday Concert

On December 17th, Greenville Middle High School recognized and honored parents and community members who have been especially involved with our school and students so far this year. These outstanding …

PBIS Recognitions

During Whole Group Patriot Time on Thursday, December 19th, the entire middle school gathered in the cafeteria to recognize and celebrate both teachers and students who have done exceptionally well …

GMS Students of the Month for November and December!

Congratulations to Greenville Middle School’s Students of the Month for November and December!!! Their teachers have nominated these hardworking students because they consistently display positive behavior and dedication to maintaining …

GMS Teachers of the Month for November and December!

Please join us in congratulating Greenville Middle School’s Teachers of the Month for November and December: Dr. Shemika Jones (left) and Ms. Leslie Chadwick (right)!!!!! These two AMAZING educators go …

Pictures from Weeks 10-12 of the GMS After-School Program

The 21st CCLC After-School Program at GMS wrapped up its first semester with some super fun holiday activities that the students loved! Activities included creating Thanksgiving turkeys out of healthy …

GMS Spelling Bee

On December 16th, the top spellers in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade competed in the GMS school spelling bee. All of these students did a great job and we are …

Georgia Power Representative Visits 8th Grade Science Classes

Earlier this month, Ms. Kim Weaver from Georgia Power visited Mr. Rippy’s 8th grade science classes at GMS to teach the students about nuclear power and energy efficiency. Students learned …

GMS Students Attend Georgia Junior Beta Club Convention

Several Junior Beta Club Members recently represented Greenville Middle School at the Georgia Statewide Junior Beta Club Convention in Savannah, GA on December 4th through the 6th. These students competed …

Holiday Concert & Parent Recognition Night

Please join us on Tuesday, December 17th at 6:00 pm for the GMHS Holiday Concert and Parent Recognition Night! Read the attached flyer for more information!

GMS Students Dress for Success!

GMS Marketing Teacher, Ms. Belinda Godfrey, teaches a different group of students every 9 weeks as the students’ connections classes change each marking period. For each new group of students …

8th Grade Science Students Participate in Electricity Lab

Students in Mr. Rippy’s 8th grade physical science class learned about the role friction can play regarding electrically-charged objects in this “Introduction to Electricity” lab.

GMHS Students Attend TSA Leadercon on Jekyll Island

On November 8th – 10th, several middle and high school students, who are members of the GMHS TSA (Technology Student Association), attended the 2019 GA TSA Leadercon on Jekyll Island. …

January 2020

GMS Students of the Month for January

Congratulations to Greenville Middle School’s Students of the Month for January! These students have consistently demonstrated the school’s PRIDE behaviors of Punctuality, Respect, Integrity, Discipline, and Excellence. They work hard …

GMS Teacher of the Month for January

Congratulations to Greenville Middle School’s Teacher of the Month, Ms. Candice McDowell! Ms. McDowell works with students in both 6th and 7th grade classrooms and is also the GMS cheer …

Upcoming Field Trips to the GA Aquarium

Please note the following information regarding upcoming field trips to the GA Aquarium for each middle school grade level. Please contact GMS Counselor, Ms. Jordan, if you have any questions.

GMS Student, Ashley Kelley (6th Grade), Places 2nd in MCSS Spelling Bee!

Three of our outstanding middle school students, Ashley Kelley (6th grade), Cody Bryant (7th grade), and Cortney Murrah (8th grade) represented GMS in the MCSS district-wide spelling bee. All three …

Alpha Kappa Alpha College Prep and Arts Programs

Read the attached letters for more information regarding Alpha Kappa Alpha’s CAPs College Prep Program, as well as its Arts Program. Contact information is also provided for anyone interested.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Open Mic Night

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority has reached out to GMHS and is volunteering to help students get prepared for college, get involved in fun activities, and participate in different cultural …

August 2019

6th Grade Social Studies Students Make Graffiti Posters

Students in Mr. Bailey’s 6th Grade Social Studies class have been studying agents of change that affect our society in different ways, including politically, socially, and culturally. Students then made …

7th Grade Science Students Dissect Owl Pellets

As part of their study of predator-prey relationships, 7th grade students in Ms. Grier’s science class dissected owl pellets to see what the owls had eaten. *Students learned that barn …

GMS Students Dress for Success!

An important part of the Marketing Program at GMS is teaching students how to dress professionally for interviews and formal presentations. Employers have indicated that people, in general, do not …

GMS Patriots Come Up Short Against Marion County

The GMS Patriots played their first game against Marion County last Wednesday, August 28th. They came up short this time, but we know our guys are going to work harder …

MCSS 21st Century After School Program

Attention Parents: Letters were sent home with the students yesterday, August 21, 2019, regarding the Free Meriwether County 21st Century After School Program. If you want your child to participate, …

Football Game

Attention students, parents and community members: Today’s game vs Stewart County has been canceled. The visiting team has agreed to forfeit the game. We apologize for this inconvenience. This will …

Flight Time!!!

On August 15, 2019 students of the Morehouse College Educational Talent Search Program traveled to the Lockheed-Martin Aeronautics Center in Marietta, GA on a tour to observe the designing and …

Free After School Program

Pictures from the 1st Day of School

Friday, August 1st marked the start of the 2019-2020 school year, and we had SUCH a great day at GMHS! Excitement was in the air as the teachers welcomed back …

Pictures from GMHS Open House

GMHS had a very successful Open House on July 31st! We were so excited to see so many students, parents, and family members come out to see us! Parents & …

MCSS Kick-Off Celebration

On July 26th, all teachers and staff members from the entire school district gathered together for the annual MCSS kick-off celebration. Superintendent Dr. Robert Griffin reviewed the district’s accomplishments last …

September 2019

Meriwether County Citizens Academy Visits GMHS

On Friday, members of the Meriwether County Citizens Academy visited GMHS to learn about our educational programs, instructional technology, and the many opportunities that we provide for our wonderful students. …

Meriwether County Telehealth

The Meriwether County School System is pleased to offer Telehealth services at your child(ren)’s school Read the flyer below for more information.

Pictures from the 2nd Week of the 21st Century After-School Program

During the 2nd week of the 21st Century After-School Program, students learned about soil and made edible dirt, conducted CSI investigations, made fingerprints, and participated in several other fun activities! …

GMS Teacher Recognitions

At the GMS school-wide meeting in September, several teachers were recognized for going above and beyond at Greenville Middle School. We are so thankful to have so many amazing educators …

GMS Students of the Month for September

Congratulations to the following students who were recognized at the school-wide meeting in September as the Greenville Middle School Students of the Month for September!!! Keep up the great job …

GMS Teacher of the Month for September

Congratulations to our Teacher of the Month for September – 6th Grade ELA Teacher Ms. Guzman!!! Ms. Guzman is an incredibly supportive teacher who goes above and beyond for her …

TSA Retreat

On September 13-15, Lizeth Mancera attended the Technology Student Association’s Chapter Officer Retreat for Excellence held at the Mitchell Caplan Retreat Center in Clayton, GA. The retreat focused on leadership and …

Pictures of the 2019 GMS Homecoming Court

The 2019 Homecoming Court for Greenville Middle School was presented during halftime of the Homecoming Game on September 11th. After all students were presented, the Homecoming King and Queen were …

Pictures of GMS Homecoming Week

Homecoming Week at GMS was such a blast! The students and faculty got into the Lion King theme by participating in spirit days and decorating their doors on the hallway. …

GMHS Parent-Teacher Conference Night

Mrs. Barnes informed parents that our goal at GMHS is to build parent capacity with our parent involvement program. In other words, staff members will do their best to share …

Annual Title I Parent Meeting

We had a great turnout at our annual Title I Parent Meeting on Thursday, September 12th! Mrs. Barnes, Family Engagement Coordinator, and Mr. Jackson, Principal of GHS, shared information about …

Pictures from Annual Grandparents’ Day Luncheon

Thank you to all of the grandparents and family members that joined our students for the annual Grandparents’ Day Luncheon on Monday, September 9th. We loved having you all on …

21st Century After-School Program Activities

The 21st Century After-School Program at GMS has begun. Our students are having so much fun participating in all the activities we have scheduled for this week, such as painting …

Parent Orientation for 21st Century After-School Program

In case you missed it…the Parent Orientation for the Greenville Middle School 21st Century After-School Program was held last Thursday afternoon (September 5th) from 5:00 – 6:00 pm. During the …

Congratulations to the 2019 GMS Homecoming Court!

The Homecoming King and Queen will be announced during halftime of the Homecoming Game on Wednesday, September 11th. Come out to support our Patriots and this year’s Homecoming Court! The …

GMHS Academic Teams

Both the middle school and high school academic teams kicked off the 2019-2020 season with their first practice on Wednesday, August 28th (see pictures below). Both academic teams are sponsored …

Decimal Practice in 6th Grade Math

Students in Dr. Jones’ 6th Grade Math Class visited the “Safari Restaurant” in her class where they were tasked with ordering for their entire family with $100 to spend. Since …

Students Create Their Own Superheroes

Students in Ms. Godfrey’s 7th and 8th Grade Marketing Classes are working on a project that requires them to create their own superheroes based on the following prompt: “You have …

GMS Homecoming 2019

Check out our upcoming Homecoming events and spirit days! This year’s theme: In the jungle, the mighty jungle, the Patriots fight tonight!

Grandparents’ Day Luncheon

Please join us for our annual Grandparents’ Day Luncheon on Monday, September 9th. Please complete the form that was sent home with students last week if you are interested. Forms …

First PBIS Celebration at GMS!

On Friday, August 30th, students at Greenville Middle School were rewarded for their good behavior this first month of school with a PBIS Celebration! During the last hour of school, …

Parent Orientation for 21st Century After School Program

October 2019

GMS Students of the Month for October

Congratulations to the following students who were recognized at the school-wide meeting in October as the Greenville Middle School Students of the Month for October!!! Keep up the great job …

GMS Teacher of the Month for October

Congratulations to our Teacher of the Month for October – Exceptional Education Teacher Ms. Kendricks! Ms. Kendricks is an incredibly supportive teacher who goes above and beyond for her students …

Thanks for Joining Us at Our October Parent Meeting!

Thank you to all of the middle school parents and family members who joined us for our October Parent Meeting! At the meeting, Mr. Owens and Mrs. Heaton (site coordinators …

GMHS Red Ribbon Week 2019

National Red Ribbon Week was from October 23rd – October 31st this year. The theme was “Send a message. Stay drug free.” Red Ribbon Week is a drug prevention campaign …

PBIS Fall Festival at GMS!

On Thursday, October 31st, GMS students with good behavior during the month of October celebrated this accomplishment at our monthly PBIS celebration. The theme this month was a fun fall …

TSA/First League Fall Carnival

The TSA/First League Fall Carnival was a great success!  The event was held on October 29th from 5:00pm-7:30pm.  We want to thank Mr. Kempson and Mr. Olson for spearheading this …

GMHS LEO Club Sponsors

Mrs. Ricki Robbins, Ms. Dora Terry, and Mrs. Lois Shepherd are the LEO club sponsors that will be working with both middle and high school students this year.  The LEO …

Pictures from Atlanta Botanical Gardens Field Trip

On Thursday, October 25th, over 120 GMS students headed into the city to visit the Atlanta Botanical Gardens on the school’s first field trip of the year. Students received a …

Thank you to the GMHS Cafeteria Staff!

In addition to acknowledging our hardworking bus drivers on Friday, October 18th, GMHS also recognized and celebrated our wonderful cafeteria staff! We appreciate all of you for making sure that …

Happy Bus Driver Appreciation Week!

Thank you to our amazing school bus drivers who are dedicated to getting our students safely to and from school, field trips, and inter-county events each and every day! On …

Latest Pictures of the GMS After-School Program

The after-school program at Greenville Middle School is still going strong! Our teachers have been working hard to provide fun, engaging activities to the 40-50 students we have staying after …

GMHS Career Fair

Greenville Middle High School will host a career fair for all middle and high school students on Friday, November 1st from 9:00 – 11:00 AM. See the attached flyer for …

7th Grade ELA & Math Work

7th grade students in Ms. Gammon’s ELA class created illustrated narratives as one of their writing assignments. In Ms. Wood’s math class, students created “graffiti walls” on which they had …

TSA/FIRST League Fall Carnival!

Please join us on October 29th from 5:00 – 7:30 pm at Greenville Middle High School for a fun fall carnival sponsored by the GMHS TSA/First League! See the flyer …

Red Ribbon Week

Read the attached flyer for our Red Ribbon Week daily activities! The theme is “Send A Message. Stay Drug Free!”

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 REACH Scholarship Recipients!

Congratulations to 8th graders Isiah Toombs, Caleb Wells, and Devonte Gordon for being named Greenville Middle School’s REACH Scholarship Recipients for the 2019-2020 school year! Each of these students is …

Happy National Boss’s Day!

October 16th was National Boss’s Day! We celebrated our AMAZING bosses, GHS Principal Thad Jackson and GMS Principal Michael Perry, with a delicious lunch and some swag bags! Thank you …

GMS Parent Meeting

Read the attached flyer for more information regarding our parent meeting for all middle school parents on October 22nd at 6:00 pm.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Read the attached flyer for our Pink Week Spirit Days to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Report Cards

1st 9 Weeks Report Cards go home Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

Fall Break

Meriwether County Schools will be on Fall Break October 7-11, 2019.

Info on Upcoming Field Trip to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Please read the attached documents regarding the upcoming middle school field trip to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens on October 24th. Please note the requirements that students must meet in order …

April 2019

GMS Spring Formal

Greenville Middle School’s Spring Formal is on Friday, May 10th from 6:00-8:00 pm. Those wanting to attend must buy their ticket ($10) from Mrs. Sales or Mrs. Heaton by Friday, …

Happy Administrative Assistant’s Day!

Happy Administrative Assistant’s Day to Mrs. Debbie Cochran, Mrs. Tracy Hinton and Mrs. Janice Simmons! These ladies do a great job maintaining the operation of GMHS!

Leadership Meriwether Tours GMHS CTAE Programs

On Friday, April 12th, members of the Leadership Meriwether Program visited Greenville Middle High School and observed its CTAE programs and equipment in action. Thank you for taking the time …

Important End of the Year Dates!

Please read the document attached for all of the important dates for end of the year activities and celebrations at Greenville Middle School!

Inclement Weather

Due to inclement weather predicted in the early hours tomorrow, school will be delayed. We will start at 10:00 AM. All faculty and staff will report at 9 AM. We …

Escape Room Milestone Review

On Friday, Greenville Middle School students participated in an Escape Room Milestone Review. Students were broken into teams and competed in four Escape Room academic challenges: one in Math, one …

GMS Teacher of the Year: Ms. Belinda Godfrey!

Congratulations to Ms. Belinda Godfrey, this year’s Teacher of the Year for Greenville Middle School! Ms. Godfrey has been the Business & Computer Science teacher at GMS for the past …

GMS Paraprofessional of the Year: Ms. Joan Keegan!

Congratulations to this year’s Paraprofessional of the Year for Greenville Middle School: Ms. Joan Keegan! Ms. Keegan just joined the GMS family this school year, and she has already made …

Probability Stations in 7th Grade Math

Greenville Middle School’s 7th grade math teacher, Ms. Leonard, is AMAZING at creating fun, engaging lessons that challenge our students and keep them learning everything they need to know for …

May 2019

Happy Instructional Coach Day

Today was named Instructional Coach Day as we celebrated Mrs. Elise Heaton, the Instructional Coach for both Greenville Middle and Greenville High. Thank you Mrs. Heaton for your continuous support …

Report Cards

Report cards will be available to pick up at GMHS on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 from 9:00am-11:00am and 1:00pm-4:00pm.

Pictures from GMS Field Day

Our middle school students had an absolute blast at Field Day last Friday! They participated in competitions, had an inflatable waterslide, and got to eat concessions and cool off with …

Please Read: Student Vaccinations

Attention Parents: Please read the attached letter regarding student vaccinations. Thank you!

Pictures from GMS Athletic Awards Banquet

Congratulations to these hardworking and talented student-athletes and coaches who were recognized at Tuesday’s Athletic Awards Banquet! And thank you so much to all of the community volunteers who have supported …

Pictures from the GMS 8th Grade Crossover Ceremony

Congratulations to these soon-to-be 9th graders who “graduated” from middle school on May 22, 2019! We’re so proud of our students and can’t wait to see what they all go …

GMS Field Day

ATTENTION: Tomorrow, May 24th, is the middle school field day! We will have a water slide, so we’re asking that all students bring a change of clothes. There will also …

Pictures from the GMS Academic Awards Ceremony

On Tuesday, May 21st, Greenville Middle School celebrated the many accomplishments of its students at the annual Academic Awards Ceremony. Congratulations to these very bright and talented students!

8th Grade Crossover Ceremony

Please join us on Wednesday, May 22nd at 10:00 am for the 8th Grade Crossover Ceremony. We will be celebrating our 8th graders as they “graduate” from middle school and …

Athletic Awards Banquet

Please join us on Tuesday, May 21st at 6:00 pm for the Greenville Middle School Athletic Awards Banquet. Our talented football players, basketball players, cheerleaders, track stars, and baseball players …

Academic Awards Ceremony

Please join us on Tuesday, May 21st at 10:00 am for the Greenville Middle School Academic Awards Ceremony. Many of our bright and talented students will be recognized for the …

Pictures from the Rising 6th Grade Transition Program

This morning our future 6th grade GMS Patriots joined us from George E. Washington & Unity Elementary Schools for the Rising 6th Grade Transition Program. They heard from the counselor, …

Pictures from the 2019 GMS Spring Formal!

Our students had an absolute blast at the 2019 Spring Formal! Our young ladies looked beautiful and our young men looked so handsome!

Wednesday, May 15, 2019: Transition Program for Rising 6th Grade Students

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Get Meriwether Reading

Read the document attached for more information!

Happy Assistant Principal’s Day!

Happy Belated Assistant Principal’s Day to Gladys Birts (GHS) and Antonio Owens (GMS)! We appreciate all you do for our school!

Teacher Appreciation Week

We will be celebrating our wonderful teachers at Greenville Middle School during Teacher Appreciation Week, May 6th – May 10th! Please join us in thanking our teachers for all they …

Students in the B.A.M. (Bringing Arts to Meriwether) Program Learn About Photography

Damonee Walker, a local professional photographer came and spoke about photography to GMHS members of the B.A.M. (Bringing Arts to Meriwether) Program. He introduced students to basic lighting concepts and …

Thanks Cafeteria Staff!

On May 3, 2019, we wanted to show appreciation to our GMHS lunchroom staff members.  They work hard each day by serving our students and staff breakfast and lunch.  We …

Leo Club Members Donate to Local Animal Shelter

For two weeks the Leo Club members at Greenville Middle High School worked hard to get donations to take to the local animal shelter. We want to thank the staff …

July 2019

Back To School Bash: August 3, 2019

School Supplies

Cell Phone Policy

MCSS Cell Phone Policy Students will not be allowed to use their cellphones during school hours. Their phones can not be visible. Please address this with your child/children before school …

Open House

Open House is Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Greenville Middle High School GMS: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm GHS: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

MCSS 2019-2020 Dress Code Policy

Basketball Camp with KCP

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January 2019

November – January GMS Teachers of the Month

At our last Whole Group PT, Greenville Middle School recognized its Teachers of the Month for November, December, and January (yes, we’ve been a bit behind on our recognitions)! Congratulations …

November – January GMS Students of the Month

At our last Whole Group PT, Greenville Middle School recognized its Students of the Month for November, December, and January (yes, we’ve been a bit behind on our recognitions)! Congratulations …

Student Literary Launch

On Thursday, January 31st, GMHS students, parents, and staff members joined together for the Student Literary Launch for GMHS’s student magazine “Perspectives.” Several high school students shared the poetry and …

GMHS Students Teach Class on Digital Learning and Social Media

Greenville Middle High School students came in to school on a Saturday to teach local ministers and local community leaders a class on Digital Learning and Social Media. The students …

Weather Alert

The wintry mix is expected around 3:00 PM Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Meriwether County Schools will release all students at 1:00 PM tomorrow. All extra-curricular activities are canceled for tomorrow. …

BAM: Bringing Arts to Meriwether

MCSS County-Wide Spelling Bee

Congratulations to the following GMS students who participated in the county-wide spelling bee on Thursday, January 17th: Laci Stockton (7th grade), Bryanna Smith (7th grade), and Adrianna Wade (6th grade). …

Meriwether County School System – Job Recruitment Fair

Parent Night & Open House at GMHS

Please join us on Thursday, January 24th from 6:00 – 7:30 pm!

February 2019

GMS Teacher of the Month for February

Congratulations to the GMS Teacher of the Month for February: Ms. Guzman!!!! Ms. Guzman teachers 6th Grade English Language Arts, and she works hard each and every day to create …

GMS Students of the Month for February

Congratulations to the Greenville Middle School Students of the Month for February! Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard work and commitment to doing well this …

Say Something Week

This past week was Say Something Week at GMHS! Say Something Week reinforces the power young people have to prevent tragedies and to save lives when they Say Something to …

Real People Read Program

On February 27, 2019 middle and high school students from GMHS participated with the Real People Read Program at George E. Washington Elementary School and had the opportunity to read …

GMHS Cafeteria Worker of the Month!

Congratulations to Ms. Joann Lord, Cafeteria Worker of the Month for GMHS! We appreciate all you do to serve our students and staff at Greenville Middle High School!

MCSS Citizens’ Academy

On Friday, February 15th, Greenville Middle High School hosted the second session of the MCSS Citizens’ Academy. The Citizens’ Academy is a free interactive program designed to familiarize the general …

Junior Beta Club Achievements

Greenville Middle School’s Junior Beta Club is having another successful year full of awards and accolades! At this year’s annual Beta Club Convention in Savannah, GMS was honored as a …

Field Trip to Columbus Space Program

Several students from Greenville High School and Greenville Middle School went on a field trip Friday, February 15th to the Columbus Space Program. The students were given an interactive tour …

GMS Field Trip to the UniverSoul Circus in Atlanta!

On Wednesday, February 13th, GMS took 100 students to the UniverSoul Circus in Atlanta! All students had to be passing 4/5 classes and have no major behavior issues in order …

Winter Break

GMHS students will be on Winter Break from Monday, February 18th to Friday, February 22nd, 2019. Enjoy your time off!

Dental Mobile Information

Great News! Our school has partnered with Help A Child Smile to offer dental care at school. Keep your child healthy.Sign up online NOW at www.myschooldentist.com Best of all, there …

Reminder: UniverSoul Circus Field Trip Coming Up!

ATTENTION 6th – 8th GRADE GMS STUDENTS: Don’t forget to bring in your money ($20) and signed permission slip if you want to go on the field trip to the …

Happy National School Counselors Week!

GMHS would like to say Happy National School Counselors Week to two of the best counselors Racine Sales (GMS) and Rosonja Seay (GHS)! You two are the best!!!

Recognition of 8th Grade Basketball Players and Cheerleaders

During last night’s basketball games, the 8th grade cheerleaders and basketball players were recognized for their hard work this season. Congrats to these awesome students and good luck as you …

GMS Peer Tutoring Program

GMS Counselor, Mrs. Racine Sales, started a new peer tutoring program at the school last year. This year, in its second year of implementation, the program has grown exponentially, with …

March 2019

GMHS Cultural Diversity Program and Parent Recognition Night

Last night’s Cultural Diversity Program and Parent Recognition Night at Greenville Middle High School was a huge success! Thank you to all of the students, parents, community members, teachers, and …

GMHS Blood Drive

Wednesday’s Blood Drive was a great success!  Thank you to everyone who volunteered and/or donated! With your help and support, we beat our goal and collected 41 pints! Thank you …

Welcome Coach Wynn!!!

Please join us in welcoming new Head Football Coach and Athletic Director Tyler Wynn. Coach Wynn spent the past 9 seasons at River Ridge HS, most recently serving as Head …

Morehouse Educational Talent Search Program Field Trip

Students from the Morehouse Educational Talent Search After-school Program at Greenville Middle School had an opportunity to participate with Students with King Youth Initiative at the King Center in Atlanta, …

Pictures and Videos of GMHS B.A.M. Art Students Hard at Work!

Last week was the first session of the B.A.M. (Bringing Arts to Meriwether) program at Greenville Middle High School. Both middle and high school students learned about paper making techniques …

GMHS Hosts the MCSS Citizens’ Academy

GMHS was proud to host another session of the MCSS Citizens’ Academy last Friday. This month’s session focused on the safety and security of our schools. Participants heard from several …

Pictures from Community Report Card Conferences

Thank you to all of the volunteers from the community, as well as teachers and staff, for helping with middle school report card conferences last week! Each and every middle …

Congratulations to the 2018-2019 GMS Golden Peach Award Winner!

Congratulations to this year’s recipient of the GMHS Golden Peach Award: Mr. Maurice!!! Maurice is new to the Greenville Middle High School staff this year, and to say we are …

GMS Student Recognized at MCSS Board of Education Meeting

Congratulations to GMS student Shania Mister, who was recognized at the MCSS Board of Education meeting this past week. This year, all 8th grade students took the PSAT and Shania …

Junior Achievement Day at Unity Elementary

GMS and GHS Junior Achievement Volunteers did a great job teaching valuable economics lessons to Unity Elementary School students! We are so proud of you!

Community Report Card Conferences: March 15, 2019

October 2018

Pictures from GMS Fall Festival

On Wednesday, October 31st, GMS students enjoyed a little “brain break” at our Fall Festival. Students dressed up in their favorite Halloween costumes, played carnival games, and enjoyed sweet treats …

GMS Teacher of the Month for October

Greenville Middle School is proud to honor our Business & Computer Science Teacher, Ms. Belinda Godfrey, as Teacher of the Month for October! Ms. Godfrey consistently sets high expectations for …

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 30th. Two students from each grade level were recognized for their hard …

Mr. Dobbs’ Retirement Lunch

After retiring at J.C. Penny in Atlanta, Mr. Edward Dobbs began working with the Meriwether County School System as a custodian in 1999. He has served at Unity Elementary, Greenville …

School Council

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Parent Night Pictures

Pictures from the Parent Night at GMHS on Thursday, October 25th. Parents were able to learn about all of the new and exciting ways our students are working with technology …

Learning About Circuits in 8th Grade Science

Ms. Grier’s 8th Grade Physical Science students are learning about series and parallel circuits. Students participated in a lab that required them to use their knowledge about circuits to make …

Donuts

If you purchased donuts, they will be available for pickup tomorrow (October 25th) at 1:00 pm at GMHS.

GMS Named a Breakout School!

The Breakout Schools Award is designed to identify, recognize, and showcase Georgia middle schools that are high achieving or dramatically improving student achievement. Congratulations to Mr. Perry and Greenville Middle …

Red Ribbon Week Rally

October 23rd – October 30th is Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week is an alcohol, tobacco, and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the …

REACH Scholar Signing Day

Monday, October 22nd was REACH Scholar Signing Day. Middle school students who were selected as 2018 REACH scholarship recipients were recognized across the state of Georgia by their local school …

Ministers and Local Leaders Breakfast

We had our first Ministers and Local Leaders breakfast on Saturday, October 20, 2018. We were small in numbers at our first meeting, but we had lots of ideas and …

Bus Driver Appreciation Week

This week is Bus Driver Appreciation Week! GMHS thanked our bus drivers and provided them with a hot breakfast this morning. Thank you again to all of our bus drivers …

Middle School Entrepreneurs

Ms. Godfrey’s 7th grade business class isn’t just a class anymore! Students are gaining hands-on, real-world experience by designing and creating their own merchandise. Not only are they learning how …

Red Ribbon Week: October 23rd – October 31st

Red Ribbon Week Activities *THEME: Life is your journey, travel drug free.* Tuesday, October 23rd: RED OUT DAY Red Ribbon Rally in the morning Wednesday, October 24th: COLLEGE DAY All …

PSAT for All 8th Graders: October 24th

We are so excited to be able to offer all of our 8th grade students the opportunity to take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 24th. This is the first time …

Happy Boss’s Day to Principal Michael Perry!

Fall Break: October 8th – 12th

All MCSS schools will be closed October 8th – October 12th for Fall Break. Students and staff, enjoy your week off!

2018-2019 Reach Scholarship Recipients

Every year, five 8th grade students in the district are selected to receive the Reach Scholarship. If these students maintain good grades and positive behavior through the rest of their …

2018-2019 GMS Homecoming King & Queen!!!

On Wednesday, October 3rd, Greenville Middle School recognized its Homecoming Court for the 2018-2019 school year. Congratulations to: 6th Grade Representatives: Hunter Pike and MarKayla Ponder 7th Grade Representatives: Keshawn …

State Superintendent Richard Woods Visits GMS!

Greenville Middle School was recently awarded a $5000 Rural Education Fund Grant for its Robotics Program from the Georgia Foundation for Public Education! On October 1st, the State Superintendent, Mr. …

November 2018

2018 GMS Spelling Bee

Congratulations to the winner of the 2018 GMS Spelling Bee, 7th grade student Ms. Laci Stockton!!! She will represent Greenville Middle School at the district-wide spelling bee in January, along …

New Drone Club at GMS

Pictures of GMS Principal, Mr. Michael Perry, leading the first ever Drone Club meeting at Greenville Middle School! 6th-8th grade students interested in joining the club should see Mr. Perry …

2018 GMHS Career Fair

Thank you to all members of the community who volunteered their time on November 12th to make the 2018 GMHS Career Fair a huge success!

Breakout School Award

We recently shared that GMS was one of seven middle schools to be named as a Breakout Middle School by the Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals.  This past weekend, …

2018 GMHS Thanksgiving Luncheon

November is National Parent Engagement Month.  On November 8th, parents and community leaders were invited to the Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon with our students.  Mrs. Barnes thanked the parents, family members, …

December 2018

Christmas Break: December 21st – January 7th

Greenville Middle High School will be closed from December 21st until January 7th for the holidays. All students will report back to school on Tuesday, January 8th. Enjoy your holiday …

Holiday Character Day

A few pictures from “Holiday Character Day” last week!

Patriot Parents on a Mission!

Greenville Middle High School honored, recognized and celebrated with 25 parents who went above and beyond the call of duty during the first semester of school.  These parents stayed connected …

Holiday Spirit Week: December 17th – 20th

LEO Club Induction

The LEO Club had new members inducted into the club on December 7, 2018.  Through the LEO Club, young people serve as positive agents of change within their communities.  These …

Field Trip to World of Coca-Cola

Greenville Middle School students in the Morehouse Educational Talent Search Program had an opportunity to visit the World of CocaCola Museum in Atlanta, GA on December 3rd . After the …

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 …