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Greater Johnstown Middle School

The Greater Johnstown School District offers a wide variety of educational options and offering for our diverse student body.  We aim to provide options that not only match our students' passions and unique needs but also help to prepare them for the real world through diverse experiences.  This includes various pathways for our students to choose from during their educational career in the district.
As one of the largest school districts in Cambria County, the Greater Johnstown School District serves approximately 3,000 students in Kindergarten through Grade 12.  Each school is unique and committed to serving the needs and interests of our community.
We believe that every child, at every level of academic performance, can achieve excellence.  To help our students get there, we are committed to continually improving performance at every level of the District.
We have a terrific staff that places the best interest of the students first, every day.  Please take the time to learn more about our district and our wonderful community!

Points of Interest

JMS School Pictures

JMS Fall Pictures Who: Hybrid and Virtual Students Where: Greater Johnstown Middle School (220 Messenger St.) Date(s): Tuesday (10/20) & Wednesday (10/21) Time: 9:00 a.m. to Noon Virtual Students - Please contact the office to schedule a time for you to report to JMS for photos (Oct. 20th or 21st between 9-12). Why: These pictures will be used in the JMS yearbook and available for purchase. See flyer for pricing and package details.


Please try to be on time to school on the following dates. April 16, 2019 - ELA April 17, 2019 - ELA April 23, 2019 - ELA April 29, 2019 - Math April 30, 2019 - Math

PTO Upcoming Events

Next PTO Meeting Wed March 20th at 6:00PM Friday March 29th Tales with Tails Friday April 12th – Rewards for those who earned them with Otis Spunkmyer Snow Cones and Ice Cream Truck Date still to be approved! Friday May 10th – JMS Students to JHS to watch the JHS Orchestra, Band and Chorus perform More information from Mr. Scarton-Date Tentative Monday May 21st – Pittsburgh Zoomobile Assembly (make up from February 20th being cancelled) Friday May 17th or May 24th JMS Carnival Day- Details closer to the date