Greenfield Middle School

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~ SPRING SPORTS ~

Reminder that all sport sign ups must be done online at: 

http://www.familyid.com/greenfield-public-schools

GMS softball is for 6th & 7th graders; baseball 7th graders.  

If anyone is interested in track, please call Mike Kuchieski at

413-772-1350 ext. 1106

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Updates

On January 13, we welcomed Tom Ricardi of the Massachusetts Birds of Prey Rehabilitation Facility. Students enjoyed learning about and getting a close look at owls, falcons, and even a golden eagle! 

School Start and Dismissal Times 

Students are to be at school by 7:30 AM and enter through the back door (between gym and cafe).  Door is open at 7:15 AM.

After 7:30 students must enter through main entrance on Federal Street.

Dismissal is at 3:40, Monday through Friday

Early Release is 11:10

TO REPORT AN ABSENCE, PLEASE CALL 413-772-1360 AND PRESS “3”

Upon return to school, please bring a note explaining the absence.

 

What makes us so special?

Did you know that GMS has...

(Items in bold are exclusive to GMS)

  • ELA and Math Skills blocks in addition to regular academic courses
  • Title I services for all students
  • WIFI around the entire building
  • Equestrian every day for a select group of 6th graders
  • Field trips to GCC (Theater), Highland Pond, Sachem's Head, Montshire Museum, The Boston Science Museum, Connecticut Science Museum, and more
  • Advisory meetings each day
  • Sports (fall, winter and spring) for 6th and 7th graders
  • Coding courses for 5th-7th graders
  • Coding and robotics clubs after school
  • Chromebooks for 5th-7th graders
  • Theater, Family & Consumer Science, PE, Technology, Art, Band, Spanish, Health, and Literacy in Technology offered to all students
  • Theme/Spirit days
  • Monthly trips to the YMCA for the entire grade
  • Free breakfast in the classroom every day 
  • Free healthy snacks in the classroom every day
  • Cycle Kids for 5th graders
  • Student Council
  • Adventure In/Adventure Out leadership program for 7th graders
  • Multiple cultural assemblies/events
  • One School, One Read
  • New and improved lunch offerings
  • Individualized band lessons
  • Student leadership opportunities
  • Jazz, Wind Ensemble, and Concert Band groups
  • Community Volunteerism for 5th graders

 

GMS Mission Statement

Middle School students engage in extensive community service, project-based learning, and thematic activities, connected to a rigorous and meaningful academic program of study.