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About Our School

Glenwood Middle School serves grades 7 and 8.  Students are members of grade level interdisciplinary teams.  The staff uses curricular connections to present academic and encore material.  GMS houses three computer labs and are working to make technology 1:1 with the use of chromebooks. 

A student’s day consist of four (4) core classes:  Language Arts (double periods), math, science, and social studies.  In addition, all students take physical education and have a choice of two (2) encore classes.  Glenwood Middle School offers “encore” courses of: 

  • Seventh grade:  band, chorus, construction technology, art, drama, food, fabrics, guitar, and STEAM technology.

  • Eighth grade:  band, chorus, vocal performance/vocal tech,  Spanish, technology, art, public speaking, drama/theatre, foods, guitar, fabrics, and STEAM technology. 


Programs in place to support Glenwood Middle School students are instructional coaches using push-in along with assisting with the K – 8 District Reading Initiative, special education, teaming, academic assistance (before and after school), summer school, two counselors and a social worker on staff, athletics – baseball, cross country, softball, boys’ and girls’ basketball, cheerleading, wrestling, volleyball, and track), clubs – (Beta, Debate, Drama, Scholastic Bowl, Industrial Technology, Reading, Speech, and Student Council, and Yearbook).  Also, students can take advantage of the before and after school jazz band and jazz choir opportunities.