Check out our intrepid scientist's profile in today's Observer! The student/teacher pair is studying caterpillars in Sierra Nevada Mountains. http://www.valleybreeze.com/2019-03-13/observer-smithfield-west/gallagher-team-studying-caterpillars-sierra-nevada-mountains#.XIpmwChKiUk
almost 5 years ago, John Burns
student and teacher
Spring must be coming, our sixth grade fish tanks are stocked and will be nurturing these newly hatched alevin before releasing them into the wild at the end of the year!
almost 5 years ago, John Burns
Alevin stage salmon
Thank you to our fantastic custodians for clearing out our school this morning and cleaning up the floors after arrival this morning! This school would not run without you.
almost 5 years ago, John Burns
NJHS students paint a student-drawn mural in an upstairs eighth grade hallway. Students voted on the design.
about 5 years ago, Laurie Beauvais
The mural
Preparations under way
Preparations under way
GMS is committed to developing leaders and supporting the newest members of our wolf pack with our mentoring program. The 8th grade mentors are meeting their 6th grade mentees today, under the guidance of Mr. Gillis, Mrs. Swanton, and Mr. Lamoureaux!
about 5 years ago, John Burns
students listening to guidance counselor, waiting to meet their mentor
GMS Club Unify is off to a great start! Lots of students choosing to include and celebrate everyone's abilities. Today, they are designing shirts and posters to cheer on our upcoming Unified Basketball games!
about 5 years ago, John Burns
students working on posters
Didn't get around to completing #surveyworks yet? It's not too late to #beheard! Check your email for the link to the online survey and thank you to the 93 respondents so far.
about 5 years ago, John Burns
be heard!
We are pleased to announce our next pair of JASON Argonauts. Mrs. Lisa Carter, sixth grade science teacher, and Lily Ford, eighth grader, will travel to the Sierra Nevada Mountains in Nevada for one week in March. They will be studying the impact of climate change on caterpillars and parasitoids.
about 5 years ago, Laurie Beauvais
Mrs. Carter and Lily Ford
Have a blind date with a book! Check out a wrapped book in the library and be surprised with a great new read, maybe something you wouldn’t think of choosing on your own. Awesome idea, Mrs. Girard!
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Books in wrapping paper
Congratulations to Anna Costello and Emma Ferraro for representing the Wolf Pack at the District Spelling Bee. Anna will represent the District at the State Bee in March. She is a 4-time District Champion. Emma is the runner-up. We are so proud of the both of you!
about 5 years ago, Laurie Beauvais
Emma and Anna at the Bee
Lost and found clean out time! Please have your child take their belongings if you see them here! Anything not retrieved by Wednesday will be donated.
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Items
Items
Lost and found items
Items
Fun Friday night at the 8th grade dance!!
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Dance
Have you checked out the GMS online school store? New products just added, like this spring hoodie for under $20! This weekend, use coupon code TENPERCENT to save 10%! https://teamlocker.squadlocker.com/#/lockers/gallagher-middle-school
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Hoodie with logo
GMS Team Winners compete in the Annual Spelling Bee.
about 5 years ago, Laurie Beauvais
Spelling Bee competitors
Smithfield Public Schools will be on a one hour delay for Tuesday, January 22, 2018 due to prepare for icy conditions around our schools. 12 month employees should report on time.
about 5 years ago, SMITHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Eighth graders using Finch Robots in Mr. Martin's Computer Science class today.
about 5 years ago, Laurie Beauvais
Students with Finchbots
Robots on the move
Programming the Finchbots
In the first 24 hours of it being live, we've had 59 families complete #surveyworks, a great kick off to our goal of high participation. The survey link and access code are in your email, please contact Asst. Principal John Burns with any questions. Be heard!
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Be heard, complete surveyworks
GMS Families: It's time for #Surveyworks, a chance for you to have your opinions heard and used to continue improving our school. Please check your email for the link and access code to complete the survey. We hope you participate and have your voice heard!
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Checklist for surveyworks (Get engaged, complete surveyworks, improve RI schools)
Join us for a screening of "SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age" & moderated panel discussion to follow. This event explores the struggles of tech time/social media, as well as offer solutions to how we can help our children navigate the digital world. Jan 24 6:30pm @SHS.
about 5 years ago, John Burns
Screenagers movie poster
Second floor furniture delivery COMPLETE! What a difference this will make for our students and teachers. Pictures are of math classroom 205 and science classroom 206.
about 5 years ago, Laurie Beauvais
Room 205
Science room