Good Afternoon GMS Families,
Here are a few reminders as you empty backpacks and begin enjoying your summer!
Summer School: Summer school officially begins on June 25. Registration forms will be accepted through Tuesday, June 12. Online registration and summer school calendar are located on the Goochland Middle School website for your convenience.
Report Cards: Report cards will go out next week in the mail on Tuesday, June 12th. A recommended Summer Reading list will also be included!
iPad Accessories: If your child has not yet turned in his/her iPad plug and/or cord, please have them return it to Mrs. Falconer in the Library Media Center as soon as possible. If you believe you have lost one or both of these items, the cost for a lost iPad plug is $19.00 and a lost iPad cord is $13.00. Please contact Mrs. Falconer at email@example.com if you have any questions.
2018-19 Course Request Deadline: Current 6th and 7th grade parents, yesterday was the deadline to make changes to course requests. A memo was sent home a few weeks ago with this information. Please call the school counseling office by Friday.
Lost and Found: There are several items remaining in our lost and found. Please stop by the school before Friday, June 8th @ 4:00 if you believe your student has lost something at school. All remaining items will be donated to Goochland Cares on Monday, June 9th.
STEM Camp 2018: STEM Camp is scheduled for June 18 – 22 at Goochland Middle School. Please register using the link found in the email associated with this message. Sign-up soon, you won’t want to miss it!.
Byrd Cafe, Free Meals & fun: This summer Goochland County Public Schools is hosting a new program for children ages 4 – 18! Meals will be provided at no charge, along with fun activities to exercise the body and mind. Please refer to the flyer attached to this email for more details or contact Mrs. Landrum at 556.5604.
Preschool opportunity for a child? Goochland offers preschool programs at all three elementary schools. For the 2018-2019 school year, we will have tuition-based preschool slots available at Randolph and Goochland Elementary classrooms. Children must be 4 years old by September 30, 2018. The preschool programs are full day programs (that follow the same calendar and schedule as the elementary schools) and transportation is provided to residents of Goochland County. Please contact Mrs. Wendy Travis (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions or concerns and send your application to Ms. Jen Waggener at email@example.com.
From all of us at GMS, have a safe summer! We look forward to seeing you in the fall!
Good evening GMS families,
Yearbooks are on sale until April 1st. Extra books will not be ordered, so make sure you order your book today. Soft cover books are $25 and hard cover books are $31. Order forms are available in the main off or you can order your child’s yearbook on-line at gms.goochlandschools.org under the Parent tab, click on On-Line School Payments. Or click on the link located in the email associated with this message.
Attention parents of current 6th and 7th grade students:
Your child should have received their student course request forms for parents’ review and signature. These forms are were due to the counseling office Friday.. Please ask your child for this form if you have not seen it. Courses listed on the forms are ONLY requests; students will receive their actual schedule on Back to School Night in the fall. The student course request forms list core courses that teachers will recommend and choices of electives by the student. The course description guide can be accessed online at gms.goochlandschools.org. If you have questions, please contact your child’s school counselor.
Spring Sports tryouts start this week!
You must have a current physical turned in order to attend tryout.
- Baseball and softball tryouts will be held on Monday February 26, Tuesday February 27, and Wednesday February 28.
- Girls soccer will have tryouts on Monday February 26 and Wednesday February 28.
- Baseball and softball tryouts will be held at the Goochland Sports Complex from 3:30 to 5:30
- Girls soccer tryouts will be held at Goochland Middle School on the front lawn from 3:30 to 5:30.
- Track and Field conditioning will be held Monday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week. If you have any questions, please see Ms Jones in the counseling office.
For all questions related to GMS athletics, please contact Mr. Summitt.
Finally, we look forward to welcoming Mrs. Potter back to GMS on Thursday. A special thank you to Mr. Gordon for his leadership while she was on maternity leave!