GFMS Daily Announcements
Check out the latest announcements of things happening at GFMS today!
Students in Mrs. Bowe's Grade 7 & 8 Social Studies classes at George Fischer Middle School used their critical-thinking & collaboration skills to decipher puzzles in a Constitution-themed Escape Room to bring our country's most-treasured document back safely. Read more about this Constitution-themed lesson.
It was all smiles from Grade 5 students at the recent laptop distribution where students received their district-issued devices for the year. All students in grades K-12 receive a district-issued device as part of our 1:1 laptop program!
Students in the Future Genius Beta Masters program at George Fischer Middle School this summer used their creativity and critical-thinking skills to plan & develop a video game with environmental conservation and sustainability in mind.
With the help of a naturalist from Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES’ Center for Environmental Education, fifth-grade science students at George Fischer Middle School reviewed and discussed several diverse types of animals and plants, and their unique traits for survival, during a recent science lesson. Read more about the adaptation lesson.
In late May, artwork from nine students in Grade 6 and 7 at George Fischer Middle School students was featured in the 94th Assembly District Art Show and Competition hosted by the Putnam Arts Council and Assemblyman Kevin Byrne. See photos from the art show!
Draw. Pin. Stitch. Stuff. Fluff. For sixth-grade Family & Consumer Science students at George Fischer Middle School, those 5 simple steps sum up a recent sewing project making pillows that represented their unique qualities! Read more on the pillow project.
Digital Media students at George Fischer Middle School present the latest episode of RAMtv, full of interviews! In this episode we learn what the favorite video game among students was this year and what select staff members would do if they won $1 million dollars. The episode also features a special interview with Mr. Keenan, the director of Multi-Tiered Systems of Support, at the school. View the latest RAMtv episode.
Eighth-grade students at George Fischer Middle School are now empowered to take an active role in protecting and improving the environment after a recent lesson on the importance of environmental conservation. Read more about the lesson.
Program a robot & other technology projects.
Dignity Club is a Safe and Inclusive Space for Students of All Identities. We promote the Carmel 6 C's of Citizenship Through Pride & Diversity; Communication Through Listening & Speaking; Creativity Through The Arts; and Critical Thinking Through Reflection. All are welcome!
Safe School Ambassador Meeting Grades 5 and 6 with Mrs. Molison in room 259. You must have a permission slip to stay. See our TEAMS page for more information.
If taking late bus (till 3:15)
If parent pickup (till 4:30)
All students need a permission slip to stay.