Nature’s Classroom

Nature’s Classroom is an overnight field trip to Freedom, NH for 6th graders. This year a parent information night is scheduled for September 13th (2017) at 6:30.

Natures Classroom Facebook Permission
Natures Classroom Parent Letter 2
Nature’s Classroom Parent Night Flyer
naturesclassroom packing list


Sunday River Ski Trip (Feb 2018)

News from JGMS:
We are excited to announce the 7th and 8th grade annual John Glenn Middle School Ski Trip to Sunday River Ski Resort located in Bethel Maine. We will leave directly after school on February 9, 2018 and will return back to JGMS Sunday, February 11, 2018. Students interested in participating in this ski trip can pick up informational letters and the
necessary permission slips to bring home located in the main office or can be found below. Space is limited so registration will be on a first come basis.

JGMS Ski Trip Letter #1 – 2017-2018

JGMS Ski Trip Medication Letter 2017-18

Ski Trip – Field Trip Waiver Form

Ski Trip Emergency Medical Release Form 17-18

JGMS Summer Reading 2017

JGMS suggests the following recommended summer reading books by grade level:
6th Grade: When Friendship Followed Me Home by Paul Griffin
7th Grade: Ellen Raskin’s The Westing Game
8th Grade: Trouble by Gary Schmidt
More information about the books, and other suggestions can be found on the JGMS administration blog:

School Directory & Cover Art Contest

Student Directory: It will be published early, much earlier than in the past. Orders will be accepted now, and delivery will be Back to School Night (October 5). As such, it is very important that you update your family information in Aspen.

Order Form for Student Directory (due by September 13): 2017-2018 MSPA Student directory form

Art Contest (due to September 18): Children who will attend JGMS in the Fall are invited to participate in a contest for the art to be shown on the cover of the Student Directory. The winner will get a free Directory & a gift certificate. Deadline to enter: 9/18. Please encourage your child to participate! Cover Art Contest Form: 2017-2018J GMS Directory Cover Art Contest form