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To Encourage, to Engage, to Educate,
to Empower!

Larry Walker, Principal
Jessica Chastain, Assistant Principal
Gina Eaton Nichols, Counselor

March 2018

Parents are invited to our "Ask a Question" night.  This is a great opportunity for us to   answer any questions about the upcoming Georgia Milestones Assessment. Come join us on March 20 at 5:30.  Vegetable soup and sandwiches will be served.  We hope to see you there! 
Here is a preview of what will be discussed that evening.  

Please click on link to learn more 
about influenza. We want our children 
to be healthy at school!

Congratulations to Clay Finck.  He was chosen by his Team 5B teachers as WLJA Student of the Week! 

Our Students of the Month 
for February.  
Left to Right:  
Samantha Weaver, Isaac McClure, Caylee Elrod, Clay Finck, 
Sara Patterson, Madison Reeves, Maria Raymundo, not pictured, 
Blue Blake. 
Principal, Larry Walker

2018 Team Georgia Big/Little kid's 
State Championship
(L/R) Hayden Berry 4th place, Carson Farist 3rd place, Aaron Parris 5th place, Angelo Spadaro 3rd place, and Harley Baughman 5th place

(Upper L/R) Josh Carwell, Harley Baughman, Aaron Parris, Kaleb Davis, Carter Pinyan, Angelo Spadaro, Oscar Raymundo, John Daniel Dorsey (bottom L/R) Rhett McGregor, Hayden Berry, Carson Farist, Harrison Chester, Isaic Shorter, Pascual Escobar, Bregan Berry.  
Coached by: Bo Dorsey

Gilmer Middle School Young Author Award winners:
(l-r) 6th grader Emily Mathis and 5th grader Jacquelyn Gonzalez Santos
In back are English/Language Arts teachers Marcia Hayden and Carly Chron

Congratulations to the Gilmer County 12u boys basketball Allstar team, district runner-ups! The 12u boys Allstar team will be representing Gilmer County in the state tournament this coming Friday....Go Bobcats! Good Luck!!

Students of Gilmer Middle School are: Ryder Wofford, Jacob Bucerra, JD Taylor, Cooper Farmer, Jackson McVey, and Will Capstick

Clear Creek Middle: Bryson Daniels, Christian Sumner, and Andrew Little

The Gilmer Middle School​ 6th grade math team participated in a competition on February 8th at Berry College with 13 other schools.  Rowan Todd placed 4th out of 56 students in the individual portion.  Pictured (l-r) David Rafael-Garcia, Rowan Todd, Harley Baughman, Allie Stanley, Kohan Davis and Ava Sanford (back)
We are proud of our Bobcats!

 All students will now receive free breakfast everyday! Due to Provision 2, breakfast will now be provided to all students free of charge.  We still strongly encourage parents to complete the free/reduced lunch forms as this only includes breakfast meals and not lunch.  Forms will be distributed to your child during the first week of school, or you may fill them out online at the Gilmer County Schools homepage.  

To request a hard copy please
call 706-276-5030 and ask for Angie Strawbridge and we will send you one.

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Lunch Information:
Student breakfast FREE for all students! 
Student lunch $2.10 & .40 Reduced
Adult breakfast $2.25
Adult lunch $3.50
Visitor Meals $2.75 breakfast/ $4.00 lunch

        MAP Testing Explanation: 

                 Parent Letter

            Quick Reference Guide

               MAP Test Info. & Practice Test:
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Gilmer Middle Sc
1860 South Main Street
Ellijay, GA 30540
Phone 706-276-5030
FAX 706276-5035 

Our next parent SGT meeting will
be held on Friday, March 23, 2018
at 8:00 AM.  All parents are invited! 

Delivery will be March 29th. More 
info. about pick up coming soon! 
Thanks for the support of our 

Hop into school everyday! 
Attendance matters!
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Parents, check out Camp Highland.  
They are one of our collaborative partners.  They offer excellent 
programs for kids!

Welcome to Cats Corner!  Kids
can earn a trip to shop with good 
attendance and good behavior at
school.  Names will be pulled every
Friday and announced towards the
end of the day.  We encourage
all students to do their best and
be at school everyday!  We love to 
see all of your smiling faces! 

Be sure to check out our scrapbook
page for pics every week of our

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