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Grover Washington Jr. – Vision

All students who attend Grover Washington Jr. Middle School (GWJMS) will be taught by resourceful educators and supporting staff that exhibit consistent and high expectations for all students to experience learning in a safe, positive, and mentally stimulating environment daily.

Grover Washington Jr. – Mission

Students attending Grover Washington Jr. Middle School will develop as critical thinkers, effective time managers, and problems solvers, with positive self wellness as they evolve into responsible citizens.

Grover Washington Jr. – Slogan


School-wide PBIS Expectations

The Positive Behavior and Intervention Support System at GWJMS expects all students to be:

5 Rs






School-wide PBIS Pledge

Let’s remember the 5 R’s as we go through the day.

Responsible– am I doing what I am supposed to do?

Respectful– Am I treating my teachers and peers the way I would like to be treated?

Ready– Am I coming to school prepared to work and learn with the materials I need?

Reflective– Am I thinking of what I’m learning and the impact that will have on my future?

REPRESENT– yourself, your family and your community as you go through the day.