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Attendance Highlights

  • If your child will be absent for all or part of the day, call 860-446-4200, press 1 for the attendance line

    • Leave your name, your child’s name, grade and reason for absence

    • This absence will be recorded in Power School as UNEXCUSED (UNX)

    • When we receive an email containing a scanned note at gmsattendance@groton.k12.ct.us or a handwritten note from a parent/guardian, the absence will be EXCUSED (EXC)

    • Click on this link for more information on attendance - attendance matters

 

  • Early dismissal 

    • Please have your child bring a note to the office before homeroom

    • Your child will be given an early dismissal pass so they may come to the office at dismissal time

    • Please call the office, 860-446-4200 Ext 0, to speak with Ms. Lindy or email gmsattendance@groton.k12.ct.us to report an unplanned early dismissal

    • A valid I.D. is required when picking up a student from GMS even if you have been to the school many times

 

  • Tardy

    • Your child will be marked TARDY (T) if they are not in homeroom by 7:50 am. Homeroom starts at 7:50 am.

    • There will be consequences for students with three or more tardies

 

  • You will receive an automated attendance call stating your child is absent, (UNV) in Power School, if:

    • You do not call the school to report your child's absence

    • Your child does not come to school

    • Your child does not report to their class on time

 

  • Although we encourage your child to email their teachers and Ms. Lindy, they cannot excuse themselves from school.

 


 

2022-23 School Year Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, Apr 28
Mon, Apr 29
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Tue, Apr 30
Wed, May 1
First Lego League Robotics
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GMS
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Girls On The Run
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GMS
Newspaper Club
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GMS
Sustainers Of The Sound Club
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GMS
Thu, May 2
Drone Club
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GMS
Fun At The Board Games Club
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GMS
Quiet Girls Club
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GMS
Fri, May 3
Drone Club Competition
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GMS Cafeteria
Sat, May 4
Sun, May 5
Mon, May 6
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Run For Fun
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Girls On The Run
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GMS
Tue, May 7
SBAC Testing
Wed, May 8
SBAC Testing
First Lego League Robotics
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GMS
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Girls On The Run
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GMS
Newspaper Club
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GMS
Sustainers Of The Sound Club
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GMS
Thu, May 9
SBAC Testing
NO DRONE CLUB TODAY
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Fun At The Board Games Club
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GMS
Quiet Girls Club
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GMS
Fri, May 10
SBAC Testing
Sat, May 11
Sun, May 12
Mon, May 13
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Run For Fun
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Student Council Meeting
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Wed, May 15
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Newspaper Club
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GMS
Sustainers Of The Sound Club
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GMS
Fri, May 17
GMS 8th Grade Dance
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GMS Cafeteria
Sat, May 18
Sun, May 19
Mon, May 20
GMS After-School Learning
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Groton Middle School - Multiple Classrooms
Advanced Band Rehearsal
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Band Room/125
Flag Football
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Movement Studio - Rm. 238
GMS Track & Field Practice
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Wed, May 22
Newspaper Club
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GMS
Sustainers Of The Sound Club
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GMS
Thu, May 23
Drone Club - Final Meeting
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Fun At The Board Games Club
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GMS
Quiet Girls Club
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GMS
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25

Calendar & Category Legend:

  • GMS ParentSquare Calendar
  • Groton Middle School
  • Student Calendar