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

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

School Governance Team Meeting at GMS

Gilmer Middle School will hold their next
School Governance Team meeting Friday, 
October 20, at 8 a.m.  All families and 
community members are invited and 
encouraged to attend.  If you are unable 
to attend during this time, a brief overview 
of the meeting will be held at 3:45 p.m. that 
afternoon in the school conference room.  
If you have any questions, please contact 
Rena' Capstick, Family Engagement Partner, at

Gilmer Middle School will host its annual Title I Night on October 24th, at 5:30 p.m.  After the Title I presentation and spaghetti dinner, families and students will get to participate in an "Escape Room" activity and attend the Fall book fair.   If you cannot attend the 5:30 p.m. meeting, the information will also be available at 8:30 a.m. on October 25th in the conference room.  If you have any questions, please contact Rena' Capstick, Family Engagement Partner, at

We would like to congratulate Mrs. Shannon Goble for being chosen as GMS' Teacher of the Year for 2017-2018!  She is well deserving and we love her to pieces!

Congratulations to 6th grader Charlotte Davenport 
for being selected as WLJA Student of the Week
  She was chosen by Team 6C teachers.
Way to go, Charlotte! Bobcat proud!

 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.  

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Attendance matters!

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: 

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Gilmer Middle Sc
1860 South Main Street
Ellijay, GA 30540
Phone 706-276-5030
FAX 706276-5035 
Our Fall Book Fair is coming soon!  
It will be held Oct. 23-27 
in the 
Media Center.  We are looking for 
volunteers during school 
Please call or email Wendy Wells if 
you are able to 
come in and help. 
Any amount of time is appreciated!

Images from Google Images and Pinterest

Congratulations to our Students 
of the Month for September!

Left to right:  Parker Ellington, 
Nathan Hall, Mackenzie Pierce, 
Abigale Putnam, Cooper Wingate, 
Linda Tercerro, Talyn Curtis, 
Mauricio Jimenez- Escobar, 
Principal Larry Walker. 

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

Check out our math rock stars! 

On September 19th, the Gilmer Middle School
6th grade math team placed 5th out of 14 teams
at the Berry College math competition in Rome, GA.  
Lucy Ray and Rowan Todd also placed in the top 20 
out of 112 in the individual portion.

Pictured (back l-r): Rowan Todd, David Rafael, 
Noah Turner, Harley Baughman, and Lucy Ray; 
(front l-r): Ava Sanford, Allie Stanley, 
Teacher Mrs. Lori Moles and Kohan Davis

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