Science and Technology Fair  2017 RESULTS.pdf   

 SALAD LOVER CONTEST is coming!  Submit typed recipe and a 4 x 6 photo by Friday, April 7 to Ms. Jacobs office.    Information on PeachJar and order entry here -  salad contest 4-17.pdf 

 Be sure to check the school calendar for important dates and school closings. 




GFMS Ram TV, Jr.


  • CHS Musical Production, GFMS

    2pm & 7pm
    CCSD Music Department
  • 2pm, CHS Musical Production, GFMS

    CCSD Music Department
  • NYS ELA Assessments, Gr. 3-8

    Carmel Central School District
  • Spring Modified Sports Begin

    Carmel Central School District
  • NYS ELA Assessments, Gr. 3-8 (make-ups)

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Good Day Parents,

 The month of March is a busy time for students, parents, and teachers.  Please see the outline below for important “Dates to Know”


March 28th – NYS 3-8 Testing Begins (ELA)

 In addition to a busy March, we will have updates posted shortly if there are changes to the school calendar based on not using snow days.

 John Piscitella, Principal

George Fischer Middle School Principal

845-228-2300 ext. 525

The Carmel Central School District educates the whole student through partnerships to become lifelong learners in an ever-changing world.







The Guidance Department would like to share with you the PowerPoint presentation that was viewed at the Parent Orientation for 8th grade parents whose students are going to Carmel High School in September. on February 1.   Please take a moment to look at it.   8th Grade Parent Meeting 2017.pptx 

NYS Assessments

ELA Testing Dates - March 28, 29, 30

Math Testing Dates - May 2, 3, 4

MATH Corner

Elementary Math K-5 Parent Night

WHEN:  Thursday, January 19, 2017

TIME: 6:30-8:00 PM  Breakout Sessions in Mathematical Mindset, Technology and Grade Level Activities

Registration required - see form  Elem Math K-5 Parent Night.pdf 


Music Fundraiser -  t-shirt and bottle order form - music fundraiser.pdf 

We have a newly established protocol for the music ensemble groups. Please be aware that if you withdraw from band, orchestra or chorus, the deadline for grades 6,7, 8 is September 16; grade 5 deadline is September 30.  If you consider withdrawing from one of these groups after concerts, please contact the Ensemble teacher directly.


Yearbook orders  - Order your 2017 GFMS Yearbook!  $52.02 INCLUDING tax  -  You can order in school with cash or check payable to GFMS - orderform Dec 2016.pdf 

Information Packets

Washington DC  Trip - May 15-18   Parent Agreement.pdf 

Forms to be returned to school include - handbook page and emergency early dismissal information page, summer reading log, no photo request, Stay in Touch...

 Student Handbook Agendas 16-17.pdf  ( Includes 2 pages to sign and return)      Code of Conduct Summary 2013.pdf  (updated 2016)

 2016-17 No Photo.pdf        Stay in Touch.pdf 


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