Griffin Middle School

    Empowering All Students to Pursue Their Dreams

Paul Gillihan, Principal

Tracy Efaw AP-6  | Sheleta Young, AP-7  | Dr. Candace English, AP-8  | Kacie Phipps, SLI | Kizzy Jackson, SSA | Richard White, ISS/Teacher Leader
4010 King Springs Rd. | Smyrna, GA  30082
Office: (678) 842-6917 | Fax: (678) 842-6919
Registration/Records Fax: (678) 842-6924

The Griffin Middle School Foundation is looking for parents of rising 5th graders that have great ideas and/or want to be more involved at GMS.

The GMS Foundation has a few roles open for the 2017-18 school year, including: Secretary, Marketing Chair, Sponsorship Chair, Student Lock-in/Events Chair or 2 Co-Chairs 

Please contact Kim Trumble (at if you would like to learn more about any of these roles or serving in any capacity with the Foundation team, or if you would like to nominate an ideal current or future GMS parent.

Making a Difference One Ray at a Time!

Matching Donations:
Make your donations have an even greater impact at Griffin!
Many, many local and national companies will match donations by their employees.We have compiled a list of businesses that have matched in the past here: MATCHING COMPANIES
Please contact your or your spouse's human resources department to inquire about matching your donation.If you know that your company has a matching gift plan, and it is not listed here, please help us update our list
by contacting Kinda Bloomberg at Thank you for your support!

Foundation Mission Statement

The Griffin Foundation is a non-profit organization formed for the sole purpose of raising funds beyond those currently provided by the Cobb County School District to fund elements of education such as technology enhancements, supplemental enriched curriculum, student services, additional faculty and capital improvements. Our Facebook Page can be found at:

We are looking forward to making tremendous strides this year in creating a space at Griffin Middle School in which our community, our parents, and our students come together to achieve academic excellence. Thank you for your support!


We Love Our Los Bravos!!

Thank you, Los Bravos, for your continued support of Griffin Middle School!! We appreciate your contributions to building a Greater Griffin!!  When you support the education of our youth, they will always remember you, and so will we!
Thank you Max and Iris Angel!!!

Griffin Middle School
2016-2017 Foundation Board

A warm welcome to our 2016-2017 Griffin Middle School Foundation Board.
Our Foundation Board does a tremendous amount of work for students and teachers to make a better Griffin.
Please contact a member if you would like to help support their endeavors.