About GMS

MISSION: As ONE GAINESVILLE, we will inspire, nurture, challenge, and prepare our students as we educate them to be successful in a 21st century global society.

VISION: Our students will think critically, act compassionately, work meaningfully, choose wisely, and live joyfully.

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GSCHOOL FACTS
Mascot: Red Elephants
Founded: 1893
School Colors: Red & White
Enrollment: 6th-8th Grade, Approx. 1,800 students
Feeder Schools: 6 elementary schools (Centennial, Enota, Fairstreet, Gainesville Elementary, Mundy Mill, and New Holland)
Cluster: Gainesville High School

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SCHOOL HOURS
Classes: 8:25 a.m.-3:25 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

The school building opens at 7:30 am each day for students for breakfast. Parents may pick up car riders beginning at 3:25 pm. All student must be picked up by 4:00 pm unless they are participating in a supervised after school activity. 

A photo ID is required to checkout students of parents/guardians/contacts listed in PowerSchool. Parents may update contacts at any time by visiting the front office with photo ID. Checkouts are allowed before 3:00 pm. Students are encouraged to schedule any needed appointments before or after school to remain at school all day each day. 

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Gainesville Middle School Address
1581 Community Way
Gainesville, Georgia 30501
Main Number: 770-534-4237
Fax Number: 770-287-2022
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 GOSA Report Card
As a Title I school district, we are required to provide an annual report card to you. The Governor's Office of Student Achievement has created a report card that measures all schools in the state of Georgia. You can access the report card here.