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GMS Scholarship Recipients with Principal
Two GMS Students Receive 4-Year Scholarships
Posted on 02/19/2020
Congratulations to our Take Stock in Children Scholarship Recipients Enyjai T. and Keeyla W.! Both students will receive a generous four-year tuition-only scholarship that will cover two years of study at Indian River State College (IRSC) and continue the next two years at IRSC or another Florida public state college.
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Lagoon Guardians Study Luminescence
Lagoon Guardians Study Luminescence
Posted on 01/21/2020
On January 11th, GMS students visited the ORCA Lab to learn about luminescence. First, they investigated the difference between fluorescence and phosphorescence using black lights and various everyday items (tonic water, paint, highlighters, glow in the dark toys, etc..). Visit our website to learn more gms.indianriverschools.org
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GMS Participates in Antarctic Week Talk
GMS Participates in Antarctic Week Talk
Posted on 11/26/2019
For the second year in a row, GMS students participated in the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration Antarctic Week Talk with a Scientist Program. Students from around the world are paired with Antarctic scientists to learn about scientific research in Antarctica.
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GMS Students learning on Guardian Lagoon Day
GMS Students attend Lagoon Guardians Lab Day
Posted on 10/14/2019
On Saturday, October 5th, fifteen GMS students and Mrs. Sleeper attended their first Lagoon Guardians lab day at the ORCA Citizen Science Center. Students rotated through lab stations to learn about the Indian River Lagoon.
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GMS Teacher of the Year with Administration
GMS Names Teacher of the Year
Posted on 10/09/2019
Congratulations to our Teacher of the Year - Ms. Browning!
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GMS Teachers Casual for Cause September
Casual For a Cause Day
Posted on 09/23/2019
GMS Teachers are looking cool for Casual for a Cause Day!
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GMS Boil Water Notice
SDIRC Notified of Boil Water Notice for Gifford Middle School
Posted on 09/19/2019
The School District of Indian River County has been notified that Gifford Middle School Buildings 400-800 and 1300 are under a Boil Water Notice (BWN) due to an underground line break. This BWN does not affect any other buildings on the campus. The cafeteria and gymnasium water are not impacted by the BWN. The Department of Health will conduct tests to determine when the BWN can be lifted. A follow up Press Release will be provided once the Department of Health lifts the BWN. Bottled water will be provided for students and staff in the affected areas.
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GMS Academic All-Star
Congratulations GMS Academic All-Stars
Posted on 04/29/2019
Congratulations to all our Academic All-Stars!
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gms student spring band concert
GMS Band Spring Concert
Posted on 04/24/2019
A wonderful evening at the GMS Band Spring Concert. Thank you Mr. Greenwood for all of your hard work and dedication to the students at GMS! Visit our website for all the pictures.
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gms staff black history celebration week
Black History Celebration Week 2019
Posted on 03/04/2019
Gifford Middle School staff and students celebrate Black History Month with Celebration Week February 25th - February 28th.
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Welcome
New Year, New Website!
Posted on 01/23/2019
The School District of Indian River County is excited to announce the launch of our new website. The new site has a clean modern design, improved functionality, and enhanced content focused on providing visitors quick and easy access to the information they need.
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Students Skype with Scientist Sasha Leidman
Posted on 01/03/2019
To celebrate international Antarctica Day on December 1, researchers with the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration, a UK-US program studying Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica, along with other Antarctic experts, organized Skype conversations between polar researchers and elementary, middle and high school students.
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Student Names Land on Mars
Posted on 12/28/2018
The names of over 250 Gifford Middle School present and former students successfully landed on Mars today!
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