Orders are to be placed on-line only. Sales run October 1st – October 31st. See ordering information below.
Curious about Dyslexia? Join us for an informational meeting regarding the following:
- Characteristics and signs of Dyslexia
- How Dyslexia is Identified
- Resources to support students identified with Dyslexia
- Description of Services & Instructional Practices
This event is free and will be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 7:45-8:30 am in the HGMS Library. Our campus address is:
Dr. Hector Garcia Middle School
14900 Kyle Seale Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78255
Our Gladiator students have several dances scheduled for this year. Each grade has one designated event.
- 6th Grade - Friday, October 6th from 4:00pm - 6:00pm
- 7th Grade - Friday, February 15th from 4:00pm - 6:00pm
- 8th Grade - Friday, May 3 from 6:00pm - 8 :30pm
Every October, schools and organizations across the country join STOMP Out Bullying™ in observing National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal is to encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and cyberbullying by increasing awareness of the prevalence and impact of bullying on all children of all ages.
Monday, October 1, 2018- World Day of Bullying Prevention #BlueUp
On this day students, schools, and communities all over the world wear BLUE to say no to bullying. It also kicks off National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month.
Parents and students are invited to attend an important presentation about online safety. Privacy and Predators is a presentation for students and parents led by Kelly Newcom, the founder of Brave Parenting. This special event will be held in the Garcia Middle School cafeteria on Monday, September 17 from 6:00-7:30pm. Any student that attends may wear their PE shorts to school on Tuesday, September 18!
The Northside ISD Council of PTAs recognized Dr. Hector Garcia Middle School's PTA on May 3 with the Outstanding PTA award. The PTA was also distiguished with four additional honors: Headstart Award, Welcome Back Award, XOX Award, and the Mars Award. We thank our wonderful parents for the countless hours of time invested in our students and school. Their participation is very much recognized and appreciated as they support the education of each of our students.
Students new to Northside ISD can now enroll online using NISD Powerschool Registration. You can enroll your student in the current year by clicking on the 2017-2018 Links below. If you plan on coming to Northside in August, you can pre-enroll your student by clicking on the school year 2018-2019 links.
2017-2018 New Student Registration
Enjoy convenience – The healthyUexpress is literally a doctor’s office on wheels, bringing medical care to your child. This service saves time as your student can receive on-the-spot care in your neighborhood. A variety of services from Texas Health Steps to sick visits, counseling and education, are all covered, and the healthyUexpress accepts private insurance, CHIP, Medicaid and CareLink. This service, provided by Children's Health of University Health System will be at Garcia Middle School on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 1:00 - 5:30pm while supplies last.
Join us in the Garcia MS cafeteria this Monday, April 9 from 6:00 - 7:30pm. Learn about the upcoming bond election, followed by our campus summer activity fair! Parents attending this event will recieve a wristband for their student to wear gym shorts to school on Tuesday, April 10. The table below includes some of the camps and activity tables that will be at the fair. We look forward to seeing you there!
Garcia Middle School is very proud to celebrate Isaac Esquivel as Northside's Middle School Teacher of the Year! His dedication to our students and campus was recognized by the district last night, Wednesday, March 7 at the Teacher of the Year ceremony. Isaac's accepance of the award is available on YouTube for those who were unable to attend.
It's the NEF - 5k time and that means it's time to get moving! As you know, NEF partners with hundreds of families, sponsors, and vendors to support its mission of generating more resources for NISD faculty and staff to provide innovative educational programs to more than 106,000 students. Please come out and join us and help our school earn cash as well! If you can't go, you can still donate and help our school win!
You can register online at www.nisd.net/nef/5k or fill out a registration form in the frontoffice.
The HGMS spring 2018 soccer schedule has been release and is provided in the table below.
National School Counseling Week is February 5-9th, and the HGMS Counseling Department would like to bring awareness to what counselors can do for our students! We are here to help students explore their dreams and discover how to achieve them. We are also here to help students maneuver through things that can get in the way of achieving their dreams! Come by and talk to a counselor today! And thank you to students, teachers, and parents for your ongoing support!
Attention 5th graders! Bring your families to the Garcia Middle School Course Selection Fair Monday, February 5, 2018 at Garcia Middle School.
The fair will start in cafeteria for students with last names "A" through "L" at 5:00 PM- 6:15 PM. For students with last names "M" through "Z", the event will run from 6:45 PM- 8:00 PM. We look forward to seeing you there!
A big thank you to all of our Gladiators who participated in the 2018 spelling bee! We recognize the hard work each student put into their work and celebrate their efforts during the bee. We would like to recognize and congratulate Zainub as this year's winner at our campus - awesome job! She will be representing our campus as she competes in the San Antonio Express News 65th Regional Spelling Bee.