Goodrich Middle School
September 6, 2022
ParentVue 2022-2023 Online Registration Reminder
Parents/Guardians: Please log in to ParentVue to complete the mandatory updates for this school year. Not completing these updates could cause us to not have the most accurate contact, medical or emergency information on file for your child(ren), so please complete this process ASAP if you haven't done so already.
THESE UPDATES ARE MANDATORY EVERY YEAR.
Please click here to log in to ParentVue to ensure your children's information has been updated:
If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Bernard at email@example.com
WEDNESDAY ATTIRE BEGINS TOMORROW...SPORTS/COLLEGE ATTIRE
Below are the themes for each Wednesday of the Month.
DON'T FORGET ABOUT PICTURE DAY
SCHOOL PICTURE DAY - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2022
All virtual students are encouraged to come in on September 16th between 10:00 am -11:00 am for photos.
Order forms with payment should be sent in with your child on
Sept. 28th. Payments may also be made online at http://www.photofactoryusa.com
(Online Password: goodrichms)
2022-2023 GMS YEARBOOK
2022-2023 yearbooks are available for purchase online this year. For more information, please click on the link below.
8TH GRADE FAMILIES
Celebrate your student's journey with a yearbook ad!
GMS VISITOR POLICY
To ensure the health and safety of our students and staff, we ask that visitors be limited to essential visits only.
Parents, did you know you can see the daily announcements that our students hear each day online at https://gms.goodrichschools.org? Important updates, news and information will be listed under "Student Announcements."
GMS Arrival Procedures
Students are permitted to enter the building starting at 7:00am. Please do not leave your child unattended outside of the building before that time.
Students arriving at Goodrich Middle School will enter the building through two entrances:
- Students who ride the bus will enter the building through the gym entrance.
- Students who are dropped off by a personal vehicle will enter the building through the circle drive (flagpole) entrance.
- Students who arrive late will now enter through our New Main Entrance -Door #6.
Upon entering the building, students should report directly to the cafeteria. Parents should use the circle drive at the front of school to drop children off. The south end parking lot (by the gym) is for bus drop off only. DO NOT DROP OFF YOUR CHILDREN BY THE BUS DROP OFF/GYM ENTRANCE!
First hour begins promptly at 7:23 am. Students arriving to class after 7:23 am will be marked "Tardy".
After School Pick-Up and Transportation
Please note the following important safety rules for after-school pick-up and sports practices:
- After-School pick-up is at the north end parking lot ONLY.
- When picking up your student(s), please pull ALL the way forward. Your child(ren) will meet you along the sidewalk. They will be exiting from doors at the north end of the building.
- For safety reasons, students not picked up by 2:45pm will be sent back into the building to wait near the main entrance.
The circle drive near the flag pole/main entrance is for emergency vehicles ONLY.
- The circle drive AT OAKTREE is NOT an authorized pick-up area for middle school students.
- The parking lot AT OAKTREE is NOT an authorized pick-up area for middle school students.
Unless your child(ren) rides the bus, is signed out for early release in the office by an authorized individual, they should be picked up in the parent pick-up/caravan line at the designated location at the north end of the middle school. Please share this information with anyone who may be picking up your child/children as well.
Student athletes should ride Shuttle Bus #5, which will transport athletes to the High School for practices.
Bus and Transportation Changes
If you have had changes since last school year with childcare, home address or pick-up/drop-off locations, please contact the transportation department at 810-591-3454 or Dispatcher@goodrichschools.org.
CHANGES IN TRANSPORTATION MUST BE
FIVE DAYS PER WEEK AND CONSISTENT FROM WEEK TO WEEK.
PTO Updates and News
The Martian PTO is always looking for parents who would like to get involved and volunteer their time. However, this year schools are required to limit visitors into the building. Additional information regarding meetings and such will be communicated at a later date.
Spirit wear can be purchased at any time through the K & C’s Special T’s website - https://kcspecialts.com/
Goodrich Middle School
Exceptional Education, Extraordinary People – We Are Goodrich!
Proud to be a Systems Accredited District.
The mission of Goodrich Area Schools is:
“Achievement for Every Learner”