DATE CORRECTIONS: I am chalking that up to a Monday mistake. The two days that are 2:20 dismissals are Tuesday, November 23 and Wednesday, December 22. My apologies! -Mr. Darnell
GCMS Family, A couple of quick reminders on calendar dates, times, and events. Wednesday, October 6th is an 11:30 dismissal! We do NOT have Columbus Day off this year, October 11, because of construction delays to the start of the year. October 29th there is NO SCHOOL Both November 24th and December 18th are 2:20 dismissals. REMINDER: Open Q and A at GCMS Middle School starting at 6:30 pm this Wednesday, October 6th for anyone seeking School Management understanding. Sincerely, Jeremy Darnell Superintendent
Our Middle School book fair is coming soon! Check out some highlights at https://bcove.video/2Uzgk0D and join us Oct 22-28 at the Middle School!
GCMS Junior Halie Heinz has just advanced from regionals in Golf placing 8th. Good luck at sectionals Halie!
The September 2021 issue of the Middle School newspaper The Falcon Flash is now available! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OhEcn3p578qLfRe-kwKqNzeUvY9bW6Rs/view?usp=sharing
Families and Community Members, The constant change in rules, regulations, and management have created an environment that makes it hard to understand all things that are impacting schools and children. I would like to invite any interested parties to join me for an evening of question and answer to gain more clarity and understanding of where we are now, how we got here, and what comes next. If you have questions about construction, programs, COVID, curriculum, finance, board governance, or anything that is school related please come and share your questions. What: Open Mic Question and Answer When: Wednesday, October 6th 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Where: GCMS Middle School Cafeteria Who: Students, Family, Staff, Community all welcome Why: Serving Children and Community together Falcon Proud, Mr. Darnell
The Media Club meeting scheduled for today (Sept. 27) after school has been cancelled. It will take place tomorrow (Sept. 28) from 3:30-4:30 in the Middle School Library. Thank you, Mr. Bielfeldt
Middle School Parents, Parent/Teacher Conferences will take place on Oct. 27-28 from 3:30-7 PM. Please click the link below for a letter with information about our hybrid model for P/T Conferences this year. We look forward to seeing you and discussing your students' progress! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GH4UmQX910UswzhaecPYc9Co_StszgLy/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=101813212376078097766&rtpof=true&sd=true Mr. Bielfeldt
Our football reader program has always created a special relationship between the Elementary and High school students. Today Mrs. Willis's 2nd grade class got some shirts to cheer on their favorite Falcon!
We have made some adjustments to our Middle School lunches for next week. Updated menus can be found on the Dining section of our website and App.
Fisher-GCMS soccer celebrates Senior Day this Saturday as they take on Watseka at 9:40 am at the Fisher Fairgrounds. Come out to celebrate these seniors and cheer on our undefeated team!
GCMS Families, The GCMS Track will be closed from today, September 22 through Wednesday, September 29 for repairs and painting. Please refrain from using the track during this time. Thank you for your cooperation. Sincerely, Mr. Darnell
GCMS Families, The GCMS Track will be closed from Wednesday, September 22 through Wednesday, September 29th for repairs and painting. Please refrain from entering this area during this time. Thank you for your cooperation. Sincerely, Mr. Darnell
5th Gr Parents: Reminder that Band Registration Night is tonight! 4p-8p in the Elem Music Room. Music Shoppe Representatives will be present to answer questions & assist w/ rentals.
Homecoming week is next week Sept 27-Oct 1! All three buildings will be doing dress up days, it's going to be a great week. GO FALCONS!
Please view the link below in regards to the Middle School's Indoor Event Guidelines. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wqK0DJdtm1bGJy_6PAAN8KPTA0l1NE3q/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=101813212376078097766&rtpof=true&sd=true
Good afternoon, Please view the link below for the GCMS Middle School Indoor Event Guidelines. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Ndd92a1Xl4IZ1f0i3PaggcUDmpNrEBK0WFTFYyMEMDM/edit?usp=sharing Please contact the middle school office with any questions. Thank you, Mr. Bielfeldt
Good afternoon, Below is a link with the permission form for our Erin's Law presentation. The form only needs to be returned if you DO NOT want your student to participate. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1u06PcBjEebSwCZIODXJkIVC8iMcFX8cWxqoMLalAv8w/edit?usp=sharing Thank you, Mr. Biefleldt
Good afternoon, We will be sending home permission forms with all of our middle school students today regarding Erin's Law. Information about the school's responsibilities are on the form sent home and will also be provided in a link in another message. Thank you, Mr. Bielfeldt
It's not too late! GCMS Middle School still has about 15 more 2020-2021 yearbooks for sale. They are $15 each and can be purchased from Ms. Ferguson in the library. You may pay with cash or a check made payable to GCMS Middle School. It is first come first serve. For questions, please contact Torri Ferguson at 217-784-8731 or firstname.lastname@example.org.