A.I.R. Test Survival Kits

GMS National Junior Honors Society and Student Council teamed up to equip each of our students with an A.I.R. Survival Kit for the first day of state testing.  Students came into each of their testing locations to find the survival kits awaiting them.  The packets included several items to boost each student's morale during these [...]

A.I.R. Testing & Dancing

The dates for our state assessments are quickly approaching.  All students will take the Language Arts section of the Ohio AIR Assessment on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 and Wednesday, April 13, 2016 and the Math section on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 and Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Eighth graders only will take the Science section on [...]

2016-2017 Cheerleading Tryouts

2016-2017 GMS Cheerleading tryouts will be held at Hamilton Freshman School gym April 19-22. Clinic Dates/Times: Tuesday, April 19th--5:00-6:30 PM @ HFS gym Wednesday, April 20th--5:00-6:30 PM @ HFS gym Thursday, April 21st--5:00-6:30 PM @ HFS gym Tryout Date: Friday, April 22nd beginning at 5:00 PM @ HFS gym.  For all interested, it is imperative [...]

Third Quarter Incentive Fun

Qualifying students at Garfield Middle School participated in a third quarter incentive activity on Thursday, March 24th. Students rotated through BINGO fun, character themed "scary movies", and active time in the gym. Over three hundred students qualified and took part in the celebrations. Way to go Griffins! Also, the P.R.I.D.E. contest winners celebrated their achievements. [...]

Student vs Staff Showdown

On Thursday, March 24th, students at Garfield Middle School welcomed spring break with a legendary basketball game between teachers and students. The bleachers were filled with fans,cheerleaders inspired with their chants, and the MC entertained the crowds with their humorous commentary. The game, which ended in a teacher win, has long been a tradition (along [...]