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



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




Don't be a turkey!  Get to school everyday.  Attendance matters!



School Governance Team Meeting will be held on Friday, Nov. 17 at 8:00.
All parents invited.  Meeting will be held in our conference room.



Students of the Month- October


Back Row, Left to Right: Trenton Johnson, Christian Lucia, Eli Cooper, Carter Pinyan, and Olivia Shull.  Principal, Larry Walker

Sitting front left to right: Araleigh Scott, Erica Reynoso, Cindy Perez.



 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:
http://warmup.nwea.org/warmup_start_educators_map.html




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Gilmer Middle Sc
hool
1860 South Main Street
Ellijay, GA 30540
Phone 706-276-5030
FAX 706276-5035 


November is Family Engagement Month.  
Below are several links to resources you 
can use, such as the video series.  Also, 
when you click "here" below,there are 
links to the  national website for Parent 
Involvement Day, the governor's 
proclamation, and suggestions from 
Georgia schools on family engagement 
events.
​ 





Be sure to join us on 
November 28 for our 
Technology Talk/
Parent Night starting at 
5:30.  Parents and students
will participate in hands-on
activities using technology
that is used in the class-
room. Please let your 
child's homeroom teacher
know if you'll be able to 
attend.   
Cookies and drinks will be provided.



A huge thank you to all of the parents 
and teachers who helped make our 
Book Fair and Title 1 Night a success 
this year!  We all had a great time! 




Please see important information
regarding the next Special Olympics 
games taking place at Clear Creek 
Middle School in December.
See how you can help! Click on the 
link below.



Images from Google Images and Pinterest




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
winners! 







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