Happenings @ the Hill
Rising 6th Grade Information 2020-2021
This is a newsletter specifically designed for our rising 6th graders. Welcome to the Bulldog Family!
Christine McNeil, Your Middle School Principal
About Gold Hill Middle School
Excellence is our cornerstone, our tradition, the Bulldog way!
Gold Hill Middle School, distinguished as a school of excellence, is centered on student learning that focuses on academic, social, and emotional growth that bridges the transition for students between elementary and high school.
The mission of Gold Hill Middle School is to provide learners with a rigorous education where all students are valued, and the faculty exhibits academic excellence by advancing knowledge through high expectations, collaboration, and engagement.
Here at Gold Hill Middle School, we believe:
- The learning environment will be emotionally safe, physically safe, healthy, nurturing, and positive.
- Our students will be held to consistent high expectations academically and behaviorally.
- Students will be given the opportunity to be successful.
- Good citizenship is important and valued.
- Students are more successful when there are positive relationships between the school, parents, and community.
Middle School Hours & Lunch Time
Currently: 10:50-11:30am (6th Grade Lunch) - To Be Finalized in June: Parents/Guardians & Grandparents may eat lunch with their students, but must sign in at the main office and be escorted to the cafeteria.
Do you want to be in the Bulldog Band? Watch this Virtual Tour and then Let Us Know by filling out the google form below.
Your student will need to be logged into his/her google account to watch the embedded student videos in the tour.
Please complete this form to indicate if your student will enroll in Band next year. This is the only Related Arts choice for 6th graders.
Flexible Learning Experience (FLEX) @ the Middle School
What is FLEX?
FLEX is a 30 minute period where 6th grade students are able to receive additional instruction, complete make-up or missing work, study, read, complete enrichment and exploratory projects/assignments. This period of time is used also for scheduled literacy and math enhanced instruction as needed.
Summer Reading Information Coming Soon
'routes"), not the animal. The student should know his/her bus number (black and white # signs on front and rear of the bus).
School Supply List Coming Soon
Meet the Teacher Night @ GHMS (To Be Confirmed)
Wednesday, Aug. 12th, 6pm
1025 Dave Gibson Boulevard
Fort Mill, SC
1:1 in the Middle School
What clubs/extra curricular activities can my 6th grader be involved in @ GHMS?
Here is a list of some of our club/activities:
- Student Council
- Academic Challenge Team
- VEX Robotics
- Book Club
- Chess Club
- Disc Golf
- All Inclusive Book Club
- Golf Squad
- Girls on the Run
- Let Me Run
Need immediate access to your student's grades, attendance, meal balance, and other info?
Use Parent Portal - access the link below to learn how to use this tool.
Please note that we do not send home written progress reports. An email alert and this newsletter will include progress report dates encouraging you to check Parent Portal.
If you are having any issues with Parent Portal, please notify Dawn Fite @ firstname.lastname@example.org.