Welcome To Garrett Middle School
Home of the G.A.T.O.R.S.!
October 5-9: Iowa Assessment Testing for 7th
October 5-9: Public Safety Appreciation Week
October 8 - Curriculum Night
Join us for subject-related games and
*Students will receive a Jeans Pass if they
attend with parents and stay until the end of the
*schedules will be provided to parents upon arrival
October 13 - Annual Title I Meeting
Please choose one to attend:
→ 8:30-9:30 AM in Room 7-4
→ 6:00-7:00 PM in the Media Center
October 15 - Parent Information Night
5:45-6:30 PM in the Theater
October 15 - PTSA meeting
6:30-7:30 PM in the Theater
October 19-23: Conference Week/Early Release
- 1st Elementary & Middle School Nine Week Report
Card Distribution - Elementary & Middle School
Students Dismissed Two Hours Early
News and Announcements
*Click here for our School Supply List*
Standard School Attire
Garrett Middle School requires Standard Dress Attire.
We will also have Standard Student Attire for Physical
Education classes. Please view our dress code by clicking
Parents, students and teachers can now show their Gator support
by purchasing a school logo hoodie. Order forms are available
from Mrs. Fritts, our bookkeeper, or
Students may be a part of
intramurals each week from Monday - Friday, August 24th - April
29th in the gym. Please drop your student off at the
bus port area between 7:40 AM and 8:00 AM. Students will
not be allowed to enter intramurals after 8:00 AM. Sign-up
is not required.
CCRPI from the GaDOE
When the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) announced the
College & Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) scores on
December 8, district administrators noticed that specific
information for calculating a portion of the score was not
included in the released score for each middle school.
Therefore, the middle school CCRPI scores showed an inaccurate
drop across the district. The issue was immediately
addressed on December 9 by the district with the GaDOE
Accountability and Assessment Department and is currently being
Once the new data is incorporated into the recalculation,
correct scores for CCSD middle schools will be released and
published by the GaDOE at the end of January. Based on
internal preliminary calculations by district administrators,
the results show that the CCRPI score at every middle school, as
well as the overall district score, will increase. The
corrected scores will be issued by the State within the next 45
Parent Visitation: School
Garrett Middle School is
excited to open the doors to our community for parents, both
veteran residents as well as new to Austell, to visit our
school and tour our amazing campus.
You will have an
opportunity to see where our 6th, 7th
and 8th Grade core courses are being taught as
well as where our Connection classes are being held, such as
Drama, Band, Chorus, Art, Physical Education, Read 180 and
The Garrett Middle School
Tours will be available on a monthly basis. Specific times and
dates will be communicated in advance.
Parent Vue is active! If you need assistance with
your login and/or password, please bring a valid picture I.D. to
our school's front office for help with this information.
- that all students are capable of meeting or exceeding state standards in all disciplines given adequate time and instructional support.
- that it is the shared responsibility of teachers, staff, administrators, students, parents, and the community to ensure learning and social success for all students.
- that the collaborative efforts of our school community will enable each student to become a responsible, contributing citizen.