Hey, Giddings Buffalo Fans!
It's time to get a head start on all your Cyber Monday shopping. Visit your Sideline Store now and take 25% OFF the hottest Giddings Buffalo apparel and accessories on everyone's list with code CYBERMONDAY. Don't wait--order by November 28 to receive by December 25.
GISD Superintendent Roger Dees highlights a few items of interest for the Giddings ISD community -- a PDF of this November newsletter is available here: https://5il.co/1kj4a
The sub-varsity football games that were rescheduled for today have NEW START TIMES. The Freshman team will play at 5:30pm. The JV team will play at 7:00pm.
Due to the forecast for severe weather on Friday, and out of an abundance of caution, GHS football games will be moved up one day this week. Varsity will play on Thursday and sub-varsity teams will play on Wednesday. All game times will remain the same.
GISD Superintendent Roger Dees highlights a few items of interest for the Giddings ISD community -- a PDF of this mid-October newsletter is available here: https://5il.co/1je5h
The Oct. 11th GMS Pep Rally has been canceled due to a schedule conflict.
There will only be ONE 7th grade Football Game against Smithville tonight at Buffalo Stadium.
The Game Begins at 6:00 pm.
There will be no concession stand.
GISD Superintendent Roger Dees highlights a few items of interest for the Giddings ISD community -- a PDF of this newsletter is available here:
There will be NO concession stand at the GMS 8th Grade Football games tonight at Buffalo Stadium.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Join Ms. Crum at GMS on September 22 at 6pm to learn more about the Boston and New York Trip.
Here is what we will discuss:
What we’ll see and do
Safety and flexibility
How to earn high school credit
Affordable payment options and more
When: Thursday, September 22 nd 6pm – 7pm
Where: Ms.Crum’s Room, GMS (Meet in GMS lobby)
Questions? Email me: email@example.com
RSVP even if you cannot go and select “No, but send more information” to stay informed.
GMS Yearbooks are on sale now!!! The early bird price of $25 ends September 16. Get yours at Jostens.com/yearbook23 to lock in the best price available.
New this year: For only $7 more you can have your name printed on the cover along with 4 icons that represent your year! Visit the website for more information. See Ms. Crum in GMS 607 for any questions or to place orders in person. You may pay with cash or a check made payable to Giddings Middle School.
You may add additional items to your order in person as well as online! We are thrilled to offer signature packages with signing markers and additional pages, protective covers, and more. Visit Jostens.com/yearbook23 to see what's available!
Rev up your GIDDINGS BUFFALO pride with September's Feature of the Month: custom mesh jerseys! Show your personality by adding a name and number. It's the perfect fan gear to cheer on the Buffs. Grab your new game day favorite from your Giddings Buffaloes Sideline Store now.
Check us out on social to learn more. Go GIDDINGS BUFFALOES!
*** Maroon Day at GISD ***
Giddings ISD asks that students wear the school colors of Uvalde CISD (maroon & white) in support of the students of Uvalde on Tuesday, Sept. 6, as they return to school for their first day of the 2022-23 school year.
GISD Superintendent Roger Dees highlights a few items of interest for the Giddings ISD community -- a PDF of this newsletter is available here: https://5il.co/1hi4v
A special provision has been approved to provide free meals (breakfast and lunch) to ALL GISD students at all four campuses. This program takes effect immediately, so meals are free to all students beginning Friday, Sept. 2. The full press release can be found here: https://5il.co/1hfln
(English) or here for Spanish:https://5il.co/1hflm
This week’s varsity football game at Jarrell (Cougar Field) will have online-only ticket sales.
Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students.
The ticket purchase link is: https://www.vancoevents.com/BGNA
Kickoff is Friday, Sept. 2 @ 7:30pm
There is a “Clear Bag Policy” in effect at the stadium.
All bags must be clear to enter the stadium and not exceed 12 inches tall by 12 inches wide by 6 inches depth. Clear one-gallon resealable plastic storage bags are approved.
*Parent & Community Alert*
Giddings ISD will be conducting its first required lock-down drill of the school year THIS MORNING, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31, at approximately 9:15am.
This is only a drill. Law enforcement agencies will be on the scene at each campus, but there is no cause for alarm.
Thank you for your support as we continue to prioritize the safety of our students, faculty, and community.
It's a PARADE! A GISD Homecoming Parade and Community Pep Rally will be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at Veterans Park. Any GISD group, organization, or team is eligible to enter a float. (Other community members or organizations will be considered upon request.) Additional information can be found here: https://5il.co/1h69g
. Parade Guidelines can be found here: https://5il.co/1h69h
The GISD Official Sideline Store is OPEN! Orders are made online and sent directly to the buyer's address. Items are available in both children and adult sizes, and there is a huge variety of merchandise to choose from! Quick Link: https://bit.ly/3Cz2uiN