Welcome To Garrett Middle School
Home of the G.A.T.O.R.S.!
Students: Club Meet-Up Day
Club meet up day for students
will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2015.
All interested students should sign up for their top two choices
using the survey link below. Even if you signed up
previously, we strongly encourage you to complete the survey so
that we may list your top two choices. If you have any
questions, please see Ms. Hinton.
September 4 - Picture Day
Please use this link for pre-orders:
*More information coming soon!
September 7 - Labor Day
Student/Teacher holiday; schools closed
September 10 - Parent Volunteer Meeting
6:00-6:30 PM in the Media Center
September 17 - Parent Informational Session
5:45-6:30 PM in the theater
September 17 - PTSA Meeting
6:30 PM in the theater
September 21-25: Fall Break
Student/Teacher holidays; schools closed
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 print this form:
Spirit Wear Order Form and Pricing Information
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.
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