•   We cannot predict the future, but we can create it. 
  • About G. James Gholson Middle

    Learn, Lead, Listen & Change The World

    Jacqueline Marshall-Hall, Principal


    Mary Compton, Assistant Principal-7th Grade

    Shawnte Richeson, Academic Dean-8th Grade


    Ateya Ball-Lacy, Academic Dean-6th Grade


    School Hours 9:30am - 4:10pm

    Home of the Mighty Knights


  • Announcements
  • Student Registration

    Student Registration for the 2017-2018 school year opens on Monday, July 17, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


    Lunch Applications

    Lunch applications will be given out on the first day of school. If you would like to submit your application online, log on to www.pgcps.org and click on the second story on the front page. It's fast, easy and secure!

  • Mission and Vision

    Learn, Lead, Listen Change the World  

    What is our VISION for G. James Gholson Middle School? 

    We at GJGMS will provide a healthy and collaborative community where students develop literacy skills across all content areas and are afforded opportunities for problem-solving, critical thinking, and self-awareness in order to develop strong academics in preparation for college

    Mission Statement (How do we get there?)

    All GJGMS stakeholders will work collaborate and communicate effectively to create a respectful, safe, and orderly environment where there is a passion for innovative teaching and lifelong learning. 

    G. James Gholson Middle School Uniform Policy    

     G. James Gholson is a Mandatory Uniform School. The uniform policy will be enforced for all students. Each student must be dressed each day in full uniform. The following are the accepted uniform items for all students:

    Sixth Grade Uniforms: Royal Blue polo shirt with collar (short or long sleeve)

    Seventh Grade Uniforms: Gold polo shirt with collar (short or long sleeve)

    Eighth Grade Uniforms:   Black polo shirt with collar (short or long sleeve)

    All Students - Bottom: Light brown Khaki pants (no jogger, carpenter, stretch, cargo, jeans, jeggings/leggings pants)
    Light Brown Khaki skirts (need to be knee length)
    Close-toed shoes (preferably black but not required)
    Brown or black belt (at no time should undergarments be showing)
    Black cardigan sweater (button or zipper down front, can open fully, NO pull-over sweaters or Hoodies).

    Gym Uniform:  Plain Gray t-shirt (no logos), Black gym shorts (knee length) 

    -Headdresses can only be worn indoors for religious or health reasons