News & Notes
GMA Magnet Open House
Interested in having your child attend Greenville Middle Academy? The choice is yours! Please join us for our Magnet Open House, Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 6pm to hear about GMA's unique curriculum, tour our building, meet our teachers, and learn about the application process for those who live outside of our attendance zone. Prospective students will participate in a "Pokemon Scavenger Hunt" to discover Greenville Middle!
Area high schools will also host Magnet Open Houses on the followng dates and times. Carolina High School and Academy: Tuesday, Oct 11, 5:30pm - 7pm / Greenville High Academy: Monday, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 7:30pm / JL Mann Academy: Thursday, Oct. 20, 5:30pm - 7pm / Southside High School: Tuesday, Oct. 18, 5:30pm - 7pm.
Raise Craze Fundraiser
Raise Craze is a unique way for us to raise money while helping our community. No selling....just kindness! We ask our friends and family for donations and, as a way of thanking those donors, pay it forward by performing acts of kindness. Each of us gets our own personalized website for donors to see. We can email donors directly from the system or text it to our friends. 3 easy steps: 1) Set up your account, visit http://my.raisecraze.net/fun/signup/A7Q4A6 to register via phone, tablet or computer, 2) Select 5 - 10 Acts of Kindness, 3) Provide 5 - 10 email addresses of family, friends and neighbors that you think would be supportive. You're all set! Start completing your acts of kindess and spread the word by posting "in action" pictures on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using #RaiseCraze.
Wednesday, Sept. 21 - Set up online profile with 10 emails....Get a "Sit Where You Want" Lunch
Monday, Sept. 26 - Log in 10 acts of kindness & raise $10....Get a Frosty Friday coupon
Wednesday, Sept. 28 - Log in 15 acts of kindess & raise $25....Get a free drink coupon from QT
Friday, Sept. 30 - Login in 20 acts of kindness and raise $50....Get a bundle pack of passes!
Monday, Oct. 3 - Log in 25 acts of kindess & raise $100....Catered outdoor lunch on Oct. 10th
The top Raise Crazers for each grade level will get to throw a pie at a principal. Mrs. Andrews, Mr. Dill, and Mrs. Moree are ready to get pie-faced! Details to follow: Make sure to update your online profile as you go. There are a lot of different acts of kindness that you can do or you can add your own! As you set up your porfile, choose the ones you want to do and check them off as you complete them. You MUST check them off in order to earn the incentives above. Now go make the world a better place and HAVE FUN!!
Volunteers needed to hand out incentives at lunch shifts, Raise Craze Volunteers. Email Meredith at firstname.lastname@example.org or Shannon at email@example.com if you have any questions!
Read Your Way to the Big Game!
Read 6 books by Oct. 26, complete the reading log and turn into your Literature teacher or the library. The S.C. Education Oversight Committee is sponsoring a state-wide reading incentive, Read Your Way to the Big Game! Students who complete their reading logs by Oct. 26 will receive a card to fill out for the prize drawing for Palmetto Bowl tickets. All students at Greenville Middle will sign up to read for Carolina or Clemson. Support your team by reading 6 books by October 26.
Spotlight on GMA
Documents and Forms
- Student Enrollment Forms