Griffith Middle School has approximately 380 students in Grades 7 and 8 and has a long and proud tradition of providing its student body a high quality educational experience that helps them develop both cognitively and socially, while preparing them to successfully transition into high school and beyond.
Griffith Middle School offers our students many opportunities to participate in activities outside of the classroom. Research has continued to show that students who choose to participate in extra-curricular activities generally display increased academic success. We, as a school, implore our students to get involved in the extra-curricular opportunities that we offer. We have a wide variety of Interscholastic Athletic teams, Academic Competition teams, Student Council in addition to an expanding and challenging Robotics Club.
We presently have about half of our student population taking high school classes for credit in over 10 different subject areas. Our Literacy classes continue to utilize our Middle School “satellite library”, where there are a number of high-interest books made available to our students.
If you would like to communicate with our staff regarding your child’s academic needs, please feel free to contact or e-mail them. If you would like to speak with a teacher or make an appointment for a parent-teacher conference, please contact them. Griffith Middle School has a dedicated, experienced, and loyal staff that continually puts the best interests of the students first.
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I hope that you find this website helpful. Our goal is to support your child to the best of our abilities to allows them to pursue their dreams through a life time of learning. If you have questions about Griffith Middle School, please do not hesitate to call the school office at 219-924-4281.
Yours in Education,
Dustin R. Nelson