Scott County Public Schools Vision

Inspiring Excellence and Empowering Potential

Scott County Public Schools Mission

Scott County Public School Division enables, inspires, and empowers students to achieve high academic standards, lead ethical lives, and become responsible citizens. Through a sustained commitment to education, Scott County Public School Division aspires to establish a community of respectful, cooperative, and compassionate learners.



For those students who have not yet returned a lunch  application this year. Your meal status will expire Monday, September 28th  .  You may pick up an application in the office, or online at

2015 Homecoming Dress up Days (October 5th-October 9th)


*Follow school/county rules concerning dress code every day

*No masks

*No covering entire face




Camo (no paint on entire face)

Favorites (no masks)



Twin/Dynamic Duo/Multiplicity

Tacky Tourist

College (sports/student life)



Pink Out


Superhero/Villain (no masks)


Thursday (Food Court-price List)

Class Colors

Zombies and Victims (follow dress code, no covering entire face)



Blue and White

Vintage GC


October 13th-Picture make up day

The Virginia Tech Southwest Center is  hosting Kids’ Tech University on Saturday, October 17 at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon.  (Click here for more information) (Schedule of Events)


Yearbooks are on sale now- October 31st.  Cost is $40 without a name and $45 with a name.  See Mrs. Noe (7th grade), Mrs. Medukas (8th grade),  or Mrs. Trinkle (9th grade) to order one. Orders may also be placed at


    School Safety

    All visitors to GCMS are required to use the front
    entrance to the building and must report to the
    school office upon entering. A video/buzzer
    entrance system is used, and all visitors
    must identify themselves and the reason for
    their visit.

  • Gate City Middle School is a proud supporter of Relay for Life

    Resolution of Recognition

    School Report Card




    Food City School Bucks (Click for barcode)
    You can earn free cash for our school by linking your Food City Value Card to GCMS by using PLU #40920. This can be done online or at checkout at any Food City location. Shop, Scan, and Save to support our school!

    Food Lion MVP Classroom Rewards
    Enroll your MVP card to support our school! The program will provide rewards for GCMS every time you use your Food Lion MVP card for purchasing qualifying Food Lion Brand products.


    Parent Portal is available for parents. Access Codes can be picked up by parent/guardian in middle school office only.