A Top Performing School

Gridley Middle School

Home of the Grizzlies!

350 S. Harrison Rd. Tucson, AZ 85748-4599 (520) 731-4600 julie.ryan@tusd1.org
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Gridley Middle School values each student's potential to achieve.  Our Highly Qualified teachers are committed to meeting the needs of our middle school students.  We are a top performing school as evidenced by our AIMS test results, Parent Satisfaction ratings and Welcoming School Climate. The staff at Gridley believes in the teaming concept because it enhances communication and curriculum integration while preventing students from "falling through the cracks". We offer Honors classes in all of our core subjects including Algebra for 8th grade students.  We also have an exceptional Fine Arts program offering Band, Guitar and Orchestra and Drama at all grade levels.  We have a number of after school programs including greenhouse, garden and chicken coop club, interscholastic sports program, book club and chess club.  Raytheon has partnered with us to offer our Virtual Reality computer class. Gridley's innovation will continue to have our students leading the district!


This page was updated on :   11/30/2015 11:08 AM


"TUSD 2015-2016 Guidelines for

Student Rights and Responsibilities (GSRR)" - (Purple Booklet)

were handed out Sept 24 during 6th Period

Also included was the "Gridley Middle School PBIS Matrix 2015-2016"

Please sign (Parent, Students) page 3 of the

GSRR and return it to your SIXTH PERIOD teacher ASAP



A Letter from the Health Office At Gridley

When should I keep my child home from school because of illness?

Click Here for More Health Information


Nov 30- Gridley Dinner Night at Casa del Rio (22nd & Pantano); 11am - 9pm -> Details Below


  Yearbook 2015-16 Gridley Yearbook 2015-2016

Orders Due March 1
enter code 02915Q
OR Return order to Gridley Office with cash, check, or money order
Payable to Gridley Middle School


Up Coming Events / Calendar

Check Out the "Info" Hyperlink - left column - for up to date information

Gridley On Line Calendar Still Out of Order as of Nov 13

Retry Later

Updated Events Listed Below

Click Here for Events - Out of Order




After School Tutoring Available

M, Tu, Th, F - 3:30 to 4:30





Girls Basketball / Boys Volleyball Game

November and December




GMS Fun Run Events

Oct 30 - Kick Off Assembly

Nov 13 - Fun Run Event

Period 1- 6th Graders Run/Walk

Period 2 - 7th Graders Run/Walk

Period 3 - 8th Graders Run/Walk

Nov 16 - Lap Letters Sent Home - Collect Pledges

Nov 23 - 24 - 25 

Turn in Pledge Money 7:30am - 8:00am

In the Cafeteria

Still Accepting Pledge Money in the Office  ASAP





Spirit Week - Nov 30 - Dec 4

Monday - Nov 30 - U of A Day

Tuesday - Dec 1 - Hawaiian Day

Wednesday - Dec 2 - Twin Day

Thursday - Dec 3 - Nerd / Prep Day

Friday - Dec 4 - White-Out Day & Winter Dance





Nov 30 - Dinner Night At Casa del Rio

11am - 9pm

Present Flier and a percentage of your bill

Goes to Gridley Middle School



Drama Shows

Oct 27- 630pm - 6th Grade Drama Classes (Pd 1 & Pd 5)

Oct 29 - 630pm - 7th Grade Drama Classes (Pd 2 & Pd 4)

 Dec 3 - 630pm - 8th Grade Drama Class (Pd 6) and Drama Club



Dec 4 - Winter Dance

Admission - $3.75

3:30 - 5:00 pm



Dec 10 - Band / Orchestra/ Guitar Concerts

Band at Sahuaro HS - 7:00pm 

Orchestra / Guitar at GMS - 6:30 pm



No School - Winter Break

Dec 18 - Teacher Grading Day- No School

Dec 19 - Jan 3 - Winter Break- No School

Jan 4 - School Begins - 2nd Semester



STEM Nights

Feb 4,  Apr 28

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Activities/Demonstrations for the Whole Family

Past STEM Nights

Sept 24 at Fry's

Nov 19 at GMS




Go Grizzlies


Sports Schedule



Practice Begins Oct 20

Boys' Volleyball & Girls' Basketball

Practices Daily

3:30 pm* - 5:00pm*

*Weather Permitting



All Games NOW Start at 4:30 pm

First Game - Nov 2

See Schedule for Games



Click Here for Schedule


Congratulations to the Boy's Basketball Team

3rd Place - City


Awards and Recognitions

2014-2015 School Year - Click Here


Go Grizzlies



For Your Information


Lost and Found

Large Items in the Cafeteria

Small Items in the Office

Mealweb <-- Click the Logo   For ....
Free / Reduced Meals Application
Manage Student Food Services Account
On Line


Special Thanks to

Christies Appliance and Tucson Appliance

For their Donation to Our School



Parent Link



A new communication system  to ensure families get accurate and important information in a timely manner.

 TUSD will use Parent Link to communicate by email, phone and text (as authorized.)

Click Here =>  More Details About Parent Link In English and En Espanol  <= Click Here


Office Hours - 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

Office Phone - 731-4600


Limited Supply of Student Calendar/Organizers

In the School Office for $5



This site has two URL web address

 http://tusd1.org/gridley/  and  http://edweb.tusd1.org/gridley/


This page was updated on :
11/30/2015 11:08 AM


Clubs & Regular Meetings


PTSA Meeting

3rd Thursday of the Month

Start  5:30pm - Library


School Council Meeting

1st Wednesday of the Month

Start  3:45pm - Library


Sport Practices - Daily

3:30pm* - 5:00pm*

*Weather Permitting



Technology Club

Tuesdays & Fridays - 7:30 am - 8:30 -  Room 29

See Technology Club (VR) Website


Science Club

Now on Thursdays - 3:40pm - 4:30pm- Room 35


Bookworm Club

Thursdays - 3:30pm - 4:15pm - Library


Drama Club

Fridays-- 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm -  Room 51

See Drama Club Web Site






Be Safe  -  Be Smart  -  Belong


TUSD Vision for Action

Delivering Excellence in Education Everyday

Grow - Reach - Succeed


(Please also Check out our Info page -left column- for more updates)



Classes start at 8:30 a.m.

School dismisses at 3:30 p.m. 

(On Wed, school dismisses at 2:30 p.m.)


TUSD Early Learning Center

TUSD Logo 2014





350 S Harrison Rd
Tucson, AZ 85748-4599
(520) 731-4600

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