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GMS Announcements

GMS Announcements


Boys' Basketball: GMS will host two open gyms for boys interested in playing basketball.  June 22 and June 29, from 6-7 PM, in the GMS main gym.  Any student wishing to participate must have a valid physical on file with Ms. Wakeland, the athletic director, prior to participating. 


GMS Cheer Tryouts for 2022-2023 School Year


GMS Cheer tryouts will be on Monday, May 23rd

12:30 PM until 3:00 PM

Wednesday, May 25th

12:30PM -3:00 PM


On Monday, we will teach two cheers and a dance

On Wednesday, we will review the material and then head straight into tryouts


Please make sure you have a valid physical on file, with Ms. Wakeland BEFORE tryouts

Wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes and bring your own water

Please have a parent to pick you up at 3:00 PM on May 23/25


May 3rd Band Announcement: 6th and 7th grade band students should report to the band room after dismissal today for your after-school rehearsal.


SOL Test Dates:

Students may not access any electronic devices, including but not limited to cell phones, smart watches, fitness trackers, e-books, tablets, games, etc. until after testing has concluded and they are out of the testing site.

May 9, 2022:

  • English 7 Small Groups
  • Any student previously notified

May 10, 2022:

  • English 6 Small Groups
  • English 8 Small Groups
  • English 6
  • English 7
  • English 8
  • Any student previously notified

May 11, 2022:

  • Algebra I
  • Any student previously notified

May 12, 2022:

  • Math 6 Small Groups
  • Math 7 Small Groups
  • Math 8 Small Groups
  • Math 6
  • Math 7
  • Math 8
  • Geometry

May 13, 2022:

  • Any student previously notified

May 16, 2022:

  • Any student previously notified

May 18, 2022:

  • Civics 8
  • Science 8
  • Any student previously notified





Registration for 2022-2023: It is hard to believe it, but the Registration season is upon us.  Due to Covid and the current restrictions, we will not be having in person registration meetings for parents.  The Registration Presentations and Registration Guide can be found on our school counseling page:

We have GMS athletic passes for sale in the front office.  Each pass is good for any 2021-2022 GMS sporting event, for the pass holder only.  Parents and students will need to purchase passes from GHS for high school sporting events.  GMS adult passes are thirty dollars and GMS student passes are twenty dollars.

Individual game prices are as follows:

For any Roanoke Valley Middle School League game:  Admission will be $5.00/Adults, $2.00/Students, and free for all children under school age. Faculty badges for staff of participating school districts will be honored as passes, but these will admit only the person in possession of the badge. VHSL passes will admit cardholder only.

For any Three Rivers’ District League game:  Admission will be 5.00 for adults and students.  Free for children under school age.



Remember to PROTECT and RESPECT all HIGHLANDERS, work hard, and in everything you do today, LEAVE NO DOUBT!