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  1201 S. Lindsay Gainesville, TX 76240
 Telephone:  (940) 665-4062 Fax: 940-665-1432
 School Hours:  7:55AM - 3:41PM
7th & 8th grade
Interim Principal:  David Glancy

Assistant Principal:  Amber Rains 

  • Band Concert Next Thursday!

    Thursday, May 2 at 6:30, the GJHS Band Program is having our Spring Pre-UIL concert. The Concert and Symphonic bands will be performing their 2017 UIL Contest program, as well as perform sightreading procedures for the audience. We will also have a special guest, former Gainesville director, Bryan Ferrell, will be playing the role of an UIL judge, providing comments and feedback for the groups. We hope you can make it to the performance and support your local musicians. We want to come back with an 1 in the competition!

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  • GJHS Receives a $500.00 Grant!

    Gainesville Junior High was given a $500.00 check from Douglass Distributing. The grant is sponsored by ExxonMobil and part of the Educational Alliance Math & Science Grant. We are so excited and can't thank ExxonMobil and Douglass Distributing enough for their generosity.

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  • 6 Choir Students receive a 1 in UIL Competition

    Congratulations to the following GJHS Choir Members: Sara Hernandez, Jesse Fuentes, Cheyenne Ramirez, Pearson Neal, Reese McElreath and Gabriel Martinez. They each earned a 1 in the UIL Solo Contest held Saturday in Sanger. Congratulations to these students and their choir instructor, Mrs. Shafer. We are GJHS Proud.

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  • 3rd Six Weeks Honor Roll

    Congratulations to our students who worked hard and earned recognition on the 3rd six weeks "A" or "AB" Honor Roll. Click to see who made the list...

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  • GJHS Spelling Bee

    The GJHS Spelling Bee was held on December 20, 2016. Students in both grades competed for the top speller spot. Tied for 3rd place was Christofer Savage, Natasha Savage and Sofia Collantes. 7th Grade Student, Pearson Neal was runner-up and 8th Grade Student, Jonah Chisholm, won in the 7th Round with the championship word, "compatriots."

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  • Buy your 2016-2017 Yearbook TODAY!

    Yearbooks are now on sale through April 1, 2017. Get yours ordered early so you don't miss out on the memories. Yearbooks may be purchased online, by telephone or through the GJHS Library. Yearbooks are $30.00 and will be a hardback edition this year.

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  • All-Region Band Members

    Recently, GJH students competed in the All-Region Band tryouts. Melody Rutherford, Dwayne Wilson and Harmony Rutherford were chosen to be in the All-Region Band. If you are interested in hearing the concert performed by talented musicians from around our region, the concert will be held at Argyle H.S. on January 14, 2017. Middle School Band performs at 4PM, High School Concert Band at 4:30 PM, and High School Symphonic Band at 5 PM.

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  • Honoring Our Veterans

    The GJHS faculty and students honored veterans on Friday, November 11. Special guests included Mr. Edmund J. Zielinski, Mugg Pawless and Mr. Flowers. Special thanks to Liesa Sieger, Fred Rosembaum, John Ewart, Katie Denney, Abigail Shafer, Mary Patterson, CJ Weaver, Alex Puente, Susan First, Braylon Bradley, Lauren Price, Shaley Traffanstedt, Lizbeth Perez, Merlin Giles, Harmony Rutherford and Micah Sanders.

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  • Mrs. Wolfenbarger, Teacher of the Week

    Congratulations to Mrs. Wolfenbarger! She was nominated by Ms. Patterson and was selected to be the Athletics Teacher of the Week. She was surprised at the GHS pep rally in front of her students and peers. Click the title to see why....

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  • GJHS Music Class Receives Guitar Donation

    Mrs. Shafer successfully raised over $800 for 11 guitars and methods books for her students. Thank you to various donors, including The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and 6 other donors. The students were able to get their hands on the guitars during the first few weeks of school. (read more)

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  • Cooke County Spelling Bee

    Chalmers Elementary 4th grade student Amira Khan is the Cooke County Spelling Bee Runner-Up. Amira made it through 12 rounds at the County Bee, which was held at the GISD Administration building on February 7. Lee 5th grader Johany Marin and GJHS 8th grader Jonah Chisolm also competed.

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  • District Spelling Bee

    Amira Khan (Chalmers-4th grade), finished in 1st place, Nolan Gardner (Lee-6th grade) finished 2nd and Johany Marin (Lee- 5th grade), finished 3rd. Read more...

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  • GISD Meets State Accountability Standard

    GISD is able to report that each campus within the district has achieved Met Standard, the highest rating schools can earn on the state’s accountability system, and the district as a whole exceeded targets in all four indexes. Congratulations to the students, teachers, and parents on a successful year at GISD!

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