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  • Principal’s March Message
  • The New Police Cruiser
  • National Flight Academy
  • Pensacon’s impact on the local economy
  • Principal’s March Message

    Principal’s March Message

    March 15, 2017

    Hello Dolphins!  We have had a great third 9 weeks at GBMS.  Our wonderful band received a superior rating at the district festival for the 26th consecutive year.  Steven DeCesare will represent GBMS at the state Geography Bee in Jacksonville on March 31st.  Sophia Sepulvado won the 1st place at ...

    photo by Brady Goodman

  • The New Police Cruiser

    The New Police Cruiser

    Natalie Grover, staff writer

    March 14, 2017

    Gulf Breeze Middle School's Officer Pagonis has recently gotten a new vehicle. The new car was received in February. GBMS now has one of the best cars in the Gulf Breeze Police Department’s fleet patrolling the grounds. The new and much bigger Police car is a 2013 Ford Explorer. Officer Pagonis had...

  • National Flight Academy

    National Flight Academy

    Sophia Sepulvado, Staff Writer/Editor

    March 14, 2017

    All 7th grade students within the gifted program with an Education Plan (EP) in Santa Rosa County got the exciting opportunity to attend Pensacola's National Flight Academy for a three-day trip, starting on Wednesday, February 15, and ending on Friday, February 17. At the academy, students learned the...

  • Pensacon’s impact on the local economy

    Pensacon’s impact on the local economy

    Jackson Sepulvado, staff writer

    March 14, 2017

    As most people in Pensacola know, Pensacon is a yearly gathering to celebrate geeky pop culture at the Pensacola Bay Center and some nearby downtown locations. The main arena of the center becomes a large area for vendors, with the floor above for an artist showcase, vendors and sponsors in parking...

Features

Mrs. Schluter has been a GBMS star!

Mrs. Schluter has been a GBMS star!

Ashlyn Arnold, staff writer

Mrs. Schluter has always been a great member of the GBMS staff. She has been working as a data clerk at GBMS since 1985, and will sadly be retiring this year. Her job is to keep track of every student's grades and health....

March 14

Racial equality of the oscars

Racial equality of the oscars

Jackson Sepulvado, Staff Writer

When movies or the actors in the movies need to be recognized for their work in a major blockbuster, they generally look to the Oscars for a fair way of getting that recognition for their work. In the history of the...

March 14

New Exoplanet Discovery

New Exoplanet Discovery

Sophia Sepulvado, Staff Writer/Editor

NASA scientists announced seven exoplanets, or planets found in other solar systems, belonging to the star TRAPPIST-1 on Wednesday, February 22, at a press conference. According to that press conference, that solar system...

March 14

Green with Irish History

Green with Irish History

Lily Sebastian, Staff writer

If you were asked what St. Patrick’s Day is about, what would you say? Some people may say that it is about shamrocks, wearing the color green, or that it is celebrating the day that Saint Patrick drove all of the “snakes”...

March 14

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Sports

Josh Etheridge takes the field

Josh Etheridge takes the field

Brady Goodman, staff writer

Imagine running across the lacrosse field on a hot summer day trying to rush the defenders while they try to chase you out of their territory...and you still get through to score against the goalie! Josh Etheridge does this...

March 15

Payton Wilson: The Ultimate Athlete

Payton Wilson: The Ultimate Athlete

Erin Mayhew, staff writer

Someone once said, "The definition of a softball player is: A girl who, once she steps onto the field is transformed from 'daddy’s little girl' into a fierce, unrelenting competitor who will stop at nothing in order to...

March 14

  • Brame brings it in basketball February 14
  • Jacob Brown “Kick”-Starts His Black Belt Career February 14
  • Hepworth Inherits Hoop Skills January 20
  • Rhiannon Pearson flips the standards! January 18

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Spotlight

Sophia Jeffries and Jack Anderson Sing In the Opera Spotlight

Sophia Jeffries and Jack Anderson Sing In the Opera Spotlight

Elisa Williamson, Staff Writer

On Friday, March 17, and Sunday, March 19, Jack Anderson, 7th grade and Sophia Jeffries, 8th grade, will sing in the popular opera Dead Man Walking at the Saenger Theater. This opera is a musical that sho...

March 14

SPECHT-ACULAR MR. SPECHT

SPECHT-ACULAR MR. SPECHT

Raven Price, Staff Writer

Watch out GBMS, here comes the Specht, Mr. Specht! Mr. Specht is a computer and intensive reading teacher, but has also taught various other subjects ranging from geography and health...all the way to...

March 14

Student Spotlight: GBMS Girl Scouts Brighten Up “A Night to Shine”

February 14

Mrs. Barona: a quite talented educator and creative mind

Mrs. Barona: a quite talented educator and creative mind

February 14

The Outstanding Ottensmeyer

The Outstanding Ottensmeyer

January 18

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