Gallup-McKinley County Schools (GMCS) recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals regardless of national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment. GMCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability or age in its programs and activities. GMCS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: 504 District Contact—Tim Bond, 505-721-1018; Title IX —Ronald Donkersloot, Director of Personnel, 505-721-1061
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Mission and Vision
2018-2019 Graduation Requirements
In order for students to graduate they must meet all of the NM Public Education Department's class requirements. Students need to pass all classes with a D- or above to receive credit. Students need 24 credits to graduate and they must meet the class requirements below.
Credit Requirements English 4 units Math 4 units of one of which must be algebra II or higher Science 3 units Social Studies
US History 1 unit
World History 1 unit
Government 0.5 unit
Economics 0.5 unit
New Mexico History 0.5 unit
Health 0.5 unit Physical Education 1 unit Career or workplace readiness, arts, or language course 1 unit Electives 8 units At least 1 but, any one, of the required units must be an Honors or Advanced Placement course, or a Dual Enrollment or on-line (distance learning) course. 1 unit
By state law, in order to graduate with a New Mexico Public School diploma, students must demonstrate competency in the core subjects. The primary way a student shows competency in these areas is by passing the PARCC (Math, Reading/Writing), SBA (Science) assessments and passing End of Course exams (Social Studies).GUIDANCE AND COUNSELING
Welcome Welding Students!
Start gearing up for for a great year in Welding class. Bring a pair of long pants and leather boots to school so you will be able to weld every day, even if you're wearing sandals or a skirt.Welding Projects
STUDENTS IN FOCUS
Teacher and Staff Corner
Message from the Principal
Gallup McKinley School District Dress Code Policy
Personal appearance must not disrupt or detract from the educational environment The school dress code has been established to promote discipline, respect and responsibility among all students and to maintain an appropriate school environment conducive to learning and free from unnecessary distractions and disruptive influences.
Shirts: Must be a solid color, polo-style with no printed words, emblem or symbol, collard button up shirt. Shirts may be gray, Khaki (tan), navy blue (dark Blue), white or school colors, black and red.
School spirit shirts will be on specified Sprit days and earned from the students following school dress code policies.
Pants: Must be in solid color black, gray, khaki (tan, no cargo pants), navy blue, dress pants and jeans with no holes.
Sweatshirts and pullovers are acceptable only if they are solid colors and only with school emblems or print.
THE USE OF AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE (Cell Phones, I-Pods, MP3 Players) IS A PRIVILEGE IN GALLUP MCKINLEY COUNTY SCHOOLS
1. Middle school and High school students will be allowed to have electronic devices at school, but
2. The devices must be TURNED OFF from the first bell to the last bell of the day.
First Offense: If a student has the electronic device on during the day or is sending text messages, the device will be taken away, logged into the office by an identified office staff as designated by the principal.
The Parents/Guardian of the student must come to school and sign for the electronic device in order for it to be returned.
Second Offense: The electronic device will be taken away, logged into the office by an identified office staff as designated by the principal. The parents/guardians will be able to pick up the electronic device at the end of the semester.
Continued violation of this policy will result in misbehavior (12.22) as per board policy.
The school is NOT responsible for the loss of any electronic device.
The use of a cell phone by anyone during a Lock Down is strictly prohibited for the safety of all students and staff. (Schools who do not have effective intercom systems may use cell phones as a way of communicating).