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June 21, 2018

Middle School news headlines

Posted 9/8/17

New school year underway at middle school

Gloversville Middle School students returned  for the 2017-18 year on Sept. 6.
view first-day photos from across the district

 

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Posted 6/19/18

Soccer Skills Camp available for PreK to grade 8 students in July

Gloversville Soccer Program offers a fun opportunity for children to develop and improve soccer skills. The camp is open to all students from Prek through grade 8. More information about soccer camp

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Posted 6/19/18

Huskies Summer Volleyball Camps

The Gloversville program is again hosting two levels of volleyball camps for girls in grades 7-12 this summer: a fundamentals camp and an advanced camp. More information about volleyball camp

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Posted 6/18/18

Schedule for last week of school

A reminder that the last day of classes for GMS students is Wednesday, June 20. The middle school will follow a half-day schedule from Monday, June 18 through Wednesday, June 20. Have a safe and fun summer! See you in September.

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Posted 6/5/18

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for May 2018: Jackie Bobersky, Dominic Dorman, Riley Nuzzo, Torrie Rulison and Carolyn VanAuken. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 5/30/18

GMS students aim to learn new sport

A total of 88 students and staff members recently competed in an after-school tournament to demonstrate the skills they learned and practiced during a three-week physical education unit on archery. Read more about the GMS archery unit

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Posted 5/22/18

Grade 8 End of Year Schedule

As the end of the academic year approaches, grade 8 teachers remind their students and families of the many year-end events taking place during the final few weeks of school. View important year-end dates for Grade 8

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Posted 5/22/18

GMS to induct 27 students into
National Junior Honor Society

Twenty-seven Gloversville Middle School students will be inducted into the National Junior Honor Society during a ceremony on Tuesday, June 5 at 6:00 p.m. View the list of 2018 NJHS inductees

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Posted 5/15/18

GMS Parent Technology Survey

GESD and GMS are partnering with BrightBytes, an educational research organization, to learn more about students’ school and home technology use for learning. The survey will help us measure technology growth, and its impact on learning. Please take this voluntary and anonymous survey. More about the survey

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Posted 5/15/18

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for April 2018: Jason Caska, Amira Lefflear, Memphis Meher, Patrick Richmond and Preston Simons. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 5/2/18

GMS announces Third Quarter Honor Roll

Gloversville Middle School proudly recognizes our students who have achieved Honor Roll status during the third quarter of the school year. Keep up the good work! View the GMS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

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Posted 5/1/18

Third Quarter Eagle Awards

Eagle Award recipients for the third quarter were recognized recently during a breakfast in the GMS cafeteria. The awards are presented to students who show outstanding achievement, effort and attitude. More about the award winners

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Posted 4/25/18

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for March 2018: Marcel Clay, Layla Gray, Jordan Jablonski and Hailey Rowley. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 4/25/18

Grade 6 students recognized for academics, attendance

Grade 6 Team Two students were recognized for earning grades of 80 or higher and having perfect attendance during the third quarter. More about Grade 6 student recognition

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Posted 3/27/18

Teacher named president of historical society board

GMS social studies teacher Marcia Gillis has been appointed President of the Fulton County Historical Society Board of Directors. Educator's appointment is an ongoing example of Gloversville Middle School's connection with the community. Read more

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Posted 3/15/18

Eighth-graders visit Boston for field trip

Eighth graders with an interest in science, math and technology recently explored interactive exhibits at the Boston Science Museum and the Boston Aquarium during a STEM field trip. Read more about the field trip

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Posted 3/20/18

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for February 2018: Elijah Claus, Autumn Freeman, Lilyanna O'Callahan and Hari Patel. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 3/15/18

Shrek The Musical, Jr. on stage March 16-18

The GMS Drama Club will stage three performances of "Shrek The Musical, Jr." this weekend -- March 16-18. Admission is $5, children age 4 and under are free. Read more about the musical

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Posted 3/15/18

Second Quarter Eagle Awards

Eagle Award recipients for the second quarter were recognized recently during a breakfast in the GMS cafeteria. The awards are presented to students who show outstanding achievement, effort and attitude. More about the award winners

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Posted 2/13/18

Grade 7 projects explore water-related issues from around the globe

Seventh-graders recently concluded their research on the effects of contamination, pollution and climate change on one of the earth's most precious resources: water. Read more about water projects

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Posted 2/25/18

Police determine social media threat toward GMS not credible

Following a weekend investigation, Gloversville Police and the New York State Police have determined that a threat of violence posted on social media against Gloversville Middle School is not credible. Read the district statement

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Posted 2/13/18

GMS announces Second Quarter Honor Roll

Gloversville Middle School proudly recognizes our students who have achieved Honor Roll status during the second quarter of the school year. Keep up the good work! View the GMS 2nd Quarter Honor Roll lists

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Posted 2/13/18

Grade 6 students recognized for academics, attendance

Grade 6 Team 2 students were recognized for earning “Bs or better” grades and perfect attendance during the second quarter. More about Grade 6 student recognition

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Posted 2/13/18

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

Gloversville GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for January 2018: Aric Brown, Sasha Albanese, Jacob Laino and Jose Maldonado. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 2/13/18

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for January 2018: Lucia Bouchard, Donald Baker, Devon Sisco, Jaiden Williams and Zoe Fitzpatrick. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 1/23/18

GMS to present the musical “Shrek, Jr.”

Rehearsals are well underway for Gloversville Middle School's annual spring musical presentation. This year, students will present  “Shrek The Musical Jr.” during three performances in March. More Information about the musical

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Posted 1/19/18

Grade 8 Transition Night set for Feb. 15

The GHS and 8th grade counseling teams will present 8th Grade Transition Night to incoming 9th grade students and families on Thursday, Feb. 15 at 6 p.m. in the GHS auditorium. Counselors will discuss the transition to high school, freshman academy, scheduling and opportunities. (Rescheduled from Feb. 7.)

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Posted 1/12/18

Exam information for parents

With the state changing from the Common Core Assessment back to a standards based exam this year we are providing information to parents regarding these exams. More Information about exams

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Posted 1/9/18

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for December 2017: Evan Renda, Cheyenne Allen, James Wright, and Nimi Patel. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 1/3/18

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for December 2017: Marisa Dygon, Rocco Insonia, Ashlyn Yusko, Justin Krawczeski and Tracy Tate. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 12/22/17

Grade 9 Program of Studies available online

Planning for students’ transition to High School will begin in January. The grade 9 Program of Studies is available online for parents and eighth-grade students to review. ACCESS THE 2018-19 9TH GRADE PROGRAM OF STUDIES

picture of students caroling

Posted 12/19/17

GMS club members deliver holiday cheer to Fulton Center residents

A dozen students from GMS Builders Club and Caroling Club brought holiday cards and sang carols at Gloversville healthcare facility. More about student visit to Fulton Center

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Posted 12/6/17

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for September 2017. Congratulations on your achievements: Finley Ebersole, Joy Kalac, Michael Carpenter and Mercedes Yost. More about Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

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Posted 12/6/17

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for November 2017: Ellie Hladik, Torrie Rulison, Isaiah Richardson and Brooke Padgett. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 12/5/17

GMS announces First Quarter Honor Roll

Gloversville Middle School proudly recognizes our students who have achieved Honor Roll status during the first quarter of the 2017-18 school year. Keep up the good work! View the GMS 1st Quarter Honor Roll lists

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Posted 11/21/17

Counselor appointed assistant principal

The Board of Education appointed longtime school counselor Andrew Jablonski the new assistant principal for Gloversville Middle School, effective November 13.  Read more about new assistant principal

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Posted 11/21/17

Teachers, staff “bring the heat” in annual Chili Cook-Off

Gloversville Middle School held its second annual Chili Cook-off featuring 15 entries in what proved to be a competitive and tasty contest.  Read more about the chili cook-off

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Posted 11/21/17

Grade 6 Team 2 students recognized

Sixth grade Team Two students were recognized for earning “Bs or better” grades and perfect attendance during the first quarter of the school year. More about Grade 6 student recognition

photo of Grade 6 Team 1 students of month for November

 Posted 11/21/17

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for October 2017: Brianne Marra, Connor Sweeney, Sheridan Greenfield, and Mantas Vanderwall. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

picture Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month October 2017

 Posted 11/6/17

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for October 2017: Zoe Fitzpatrick, Anna Murphy, Tracy Tate and Jason Clark. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

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Posted 11/1/17

Nov. 1 incident at GMS

This morning, students reported to the building principal that another student had brought a weapon to school. A pellet gun, found in a book bag inside the student's locker, was immediately confiscated. No one was harmed or threatened; police were called to investigate. More information about the incident

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 Posted 10/24/17

Register for Boys Jr. Dragons, Lady Jr. Dragons Basketball Programs

The Jr. Dragons Basketball Programs teach grades 3-6 students the skills necessary to excel on and off the basketball court. Information about Boys Jr. Dragons Basketball Program Information Lady Jr. Dragons Basketball Program

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 Posted 10/18/17

Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 1 recognizes its Students of the Month for September 2017: Congratulations to Braden Patterson, Maia Morales, Savannah Mcleod and  Lily Taylor. More about Grade 6 Team 1 Students of the Month

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Posted 10/17/17

PBIS events schedule 2017-18

Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (PBIS) is a district-wide approach to promoting positive behavior, including: being safe, being responsible and being respectful. School staff recognize positive behaviors with events throughout the year. View events schedule and criteria

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 Posted 10/4/17

Grade 6 Team 2 Students of the Month

GMS sixth-grade Team 2 recognizes its Students of the Month for September 2017: Jackie Rattray, Chris Mann, Madeline Kluska and Matthew Seydi. More about Grade 6 Students of the Month

Posted 7/21/17

Meningitis vaccine required for 7th or 8th, 12th-graders before school starts

Students entering seventh or eighth and 12th grades must be vaccinated against meningococcal disease in order to attend school in New York state. read the full story

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