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For the 2013-2014 school year, Grenada Middle School has been rated as a high performing school as a result of their academic achievement on the Mississippi Curriculum Tests. Only the top 20% of schools in the State are labeled high performing based on the State’s accountability model.

Grenada Middle School demonstrates the commitment of ensuring a quality education. The walls have been transformed into teaching tools through the use of timelines, sculptures, and paintings, and the courtyard provides a replication and experience of an authentic homestead of the Mississippi Choctaw Indians.

The “Partners in Education” enables Grenada businesses to express their support for a strong school system by increasing their involvement. Throughout the school year, the Partners reward students for attendance, good behavior, and academic success.

The Grenada Middle School’s curriculum contains basic, supplementary, and remedial courses to enable every student to excel. Each class is equipped with an average of two Internet connected computers that provide the teacher and students with a boundless supply of resources in their daily studies. Two new computer labs are designated for class projects and individual assignments.
The English Department recognizes the value of literature through language and writing, and widens a student’s perspective through drama, novels, and short stories. The development of each student’s reading skills is stressed through innovative technology and standard instruction. The school’s library adds titles of interest to students and teachers and also offers a station of computers empowering the students with worldwide access to additional information.

The mathematics curriculum focuses on fractions, decimals, percentages, measurement, geometry, equations, and word problems. In addition, Honors Math for 7th and 8th grade and Algebra are offered to high achievers. I-Ready allows individualized math and language instruction for students in select classes at each grade level.Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth and Space Science build on the basics learned in K-5. Emphasis is placed on developing higher level thinking skills and the ability to ask questions, observe, experiment, measure, gather data, problem solve/reason, use computers and calculators, tools of science, and communicate findings. Other units of importance that stimulate the interests of the students and enable the further development of science concepts are safety skills, current events, environmental issues, and participation in science fairs.

Social studies includes world history, Mississippi history, and American history. Structured to create responsible, informed citizens and leaders, the courses encompass different cultures, geography, current events, government, traditions, and values.

Grenada Middle School’s curriculum in physical education contributes to the development of versatile individuals through physical development and competition in interscholastic programs such as football, basketball, baseball, track, golf, and tennis.

An outstanding band.program provides instruction at each grade level, in concert and marching band, and prepares students for participating in the Grenada High School’s nationally award-winning band. Students are encouraged to develop their musical talents through choral music classes, and may choose to audition for the competitive show choirs. Artistically talented students are encouraged through gifted art classes that provide visual experiences in studio activities, intellectual study, evaluation, and critique.

Exploration of technological processes is provided by Foundations of Technology and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) which prepares young learners with the technology literacy, workforce, and academic skills necessary to compete in the global workforce. They also study interpersonal and self-directional skills, input applications, databases, graphic and web design applications, networking, problem solving and decision making with technology tools, and technology operations related to social, ethical, and human issues. STEM is a workforce education course to prepare students for a global economy and future academic and vocational arenas. It incorporates 21st century skills through online learning in the classroom along with hands-on learning. Scientific and mathematical skills are applied to real world, industry-specific problems.
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2016-17 Articles
GMS Regional Science Fair
GMS March Students of the Month
GMS Entertainers Win First Place
Lions Club Poster Contest
GMS Reading Fair
Feb GMS Students of the Month
Career and Technical Education Month

Jan GMS Students of the Month
GMS Entertainers Competition
GMS Health Council Message
GMS Angel Tree
GMS Science Fair
GMS Beauty Review
GMS Partners in Education Luncheon
GMS Students Wins Lions' Poster Contest
GMS Students of the Month-Dec.
GMS Students of the Month- Nov
Oct. GMS Students of the Month
GMS Basketball Cheerleaders' Awards
GMS Students of the Month-Sept
2015-16 Articles
GMS Hall of Fame
Dorroh Retirement
May GMS Students of the Month
April GMS Students of the Month
March GMS Students of the Month
Miss Mississippi Visits GMS
GMS Donation
Feb GMS Students of the Month
All-State Choir Auditions
Leadership Conference Applications
GMS Reading Fair
Legislative Reception
GMS Angel Tree Project
GMS Students of the Month
GMS Reading Fair
GMS Teacher Gift Cards
GMS Adopters' Luncheon
Nov. GMS Students of the Month
GMS Honor Choir Selections
2015 Band Night
GMS Oct. Students of the Month
GMS Show Choirs
GMS Students of the Month
GMS Students of the Month
2014-15 Articles
21st Century GMS Event
GMS Students attend Conference
Leadership Grenada Donates
GMS Students of the Month
GMS ShowChoir Performs
GMS Students of Month-April

GMS Students of Month-March
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GMS District Science Fair
GMS Recognizes Students of the Month
GHS Girls Soccer Team

GMS Health Council
GMS Angel Tree Project
Dec. GMS Students of Month
GMS High Hopes Luncheon

GMS Nov. Students of the Month

GMS Showchoirs

New GMS Computer Lab

GMS Band Awards