Garry Middle School
Where everyone achieves
no exceptions, no excuses.
"Our vision for Garry Middle School is to be outstanding and academic, to ready every learner for high school and beyond, and to promote citizenship in a democratic society."
The Heart & Future of Our Community
Garry Middle School would like to thank Dairy Queen, Target on N.Division, Walmart on N.Division, Wild Walls & Costco for their generous donation to our Accelerated Reader program. It is because of great businesses like these that we are able to offer incentives to students in our accelerated reading program.
STUDENT LED CONFERENCES
December 16 - 20, 2013
Classes dismissed at 1:30 p.m.
As you know, Garry will be conducting Student Led Conferences December 16 - 20. Our conference week will coincide with elementary school conference week.Your child's Advisory teacher should have scheduled a time for you to meet with your student to discuss his/her progress. Please contact your Advisory teacher if you have any questions.Our school schedule has been changed to accommodate these conferences by releasing our students early each day.Students will be released from classes at 1:30 p.m. during conference week.
Students Working to Achieve Greatness
PIRATE FOR A DAY
The Transition Experience Field Trip
This is a field trip for 8th grade future Pirates. Garry students will shadow a recognized leadership student at a 1:1 ratio for an entire school day. They will accompany them at all times, experiencing hall passing periods, participating in classes, eating lunch in the cafeteria, and even completing their 9th grade registration paperwork. Basically everything their HS student does, they do it w/ them. Pick up a permission form in the office or from Mrs. Via.
Don't forget Thursdays are late start days. Hallways open @ 9:05 am 1st period begins @ 9:15 am
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
If you are interested in After School Programs please stop by the student office and pick up a registration sheet.
Homework Center Monday - Thursday 3:15-4:30 Open to all students for any help they need. The emphasis will be on Math and Language Arts, Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday: and on Wednesday it will be Science
Drama Club Monday only 3:15-4:30 Improv. Learn acting techniques, experience role playing and have FUN.
BFF-BE A FRIEND FIRST - GIRLS ONLY Tuesday Only 3:15-4:30 Leadership program to help develop healthy relationship skills, prevent bullying behavior, and become peacemakers at Garry and in our community.
ACCESS - BOYS ONLY Tuesday Only 3:15-4:30 Many great activities and adventures await those eager to seek a challenge and fun with friends! Includes pioneering, rocketry, team challenges, field hockey, robotics, and lots more...
G.A.M.E. Tuesday Only 6:30-8:30 PM begins 10/1 Play games, eat dinner, and hang out w/ Gonzaga University students. A couple of Saturday field trips to a Women's GU Game and a visit to the Gonzaga Campus.
Weird Science and True Spark Wednesday & Thursday 3:15-4:30 Weird Science - Includes Wacky Experiments like Junkyard Wars, CSI Crime Lab Investigations, Rocket Science and Crazy Critters. True Spark - Is an inspiring movie series that includes: October Sky, 12 Angry Men, Bend it like Beckham and many more!
Garry Middle School Fitness & Health students are required to have activity clothes and safe shoes for class each day.
You can bring clothes from home or order your shirt and shorts at www.momentumink.com. Uniforms will be delivered to the school.
ASB supports ALL extra-curricular activities at Garry MS. Purchasing an ASB card not only supports these activities, you also receive discounts throughout the year on dances, yearbook etc. You can purchase your ASB card in the Business Office for $10.00.
You can purchase your yearbook at the business office. They are $20 with ASB membership $25 w/out.