Lake Gibson Middle School



Welcome to Lake Gibson Middle School, home of the Sharks!  We are proud of our school and all it has to offer.  To learn more about our mission and values, our pre-academies, and extra-curricular activities, please take some time to visit the various pages of our site.

Latest News

Healthy Sharks Sponsors

LGMS is very thankful for these sponsors of the Healthy Sharks Hygiene Drive:

  • Tropical Smoothie North Lakeland
  • Mid Florida Credit Union
  • Publix
  • Lakeland District of the AME Church
  • Dentistry for Children : Drs. Bopp and Tarver

You are what makes our community great!


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Important Information for our E-Learners

Please read through the following documentation to get started with E-Learning:

Message to Parents of E-Learners

Schoology Set-up 2020-2021 Students

E-Learning FAQ’s and Answers

Lake Gibson Middle School Elearning Class Schedule

Lake Gibson Middle School Elearning Early Release Schedule

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Virtual Orientation

Check out this video link to meet our administration, support staff, and learn about our school and expectations for our LGMS students.

Virtual Orientation

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Get to know our LGMS Staff

Click on the link to meet our LGMS Staff.  We are so excited to welcome back our students!

LGMS Staff

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School Messenger

School Messenger

Do you want to receive automated messages via phone or e-mail on upcoming events at school?  Or be notified automatically in an emergency situation?  If so, you must opt in to School Messenger.  Click here to fill out the necessary form and return it to the school...Read More »

Follow all updates on PCPS Reopening

To stay updated on all matters related to the opening of Polk County Schools, go to .

If you want to know more about campus learning safety protocols, go to 

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LGMS is a 5 Star School!

LGMS is one of the winners of the Florida Department of Education’s Five Star School Award, which is presented to schools (with a grade of C or higher) that fully meet criteria for business partnerships, family involvement, volunteerism, student community service, and school advisory councils.  We are proud of all...Read More »

  • Cross Country 2019

Upcoming Events

Early School Dismissal
Feb 3 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Distribute Report Cards (9 Weeks)
Feb 5 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
FTE Week
Feb 8 – Feb 12 all-day
Interim Reports
Feb 22 – Feb 26 all-day
Early School Dismissal
Mar 10 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
District Quarterly Assessment 3
Mar 15 – Mar 19 all-day

Science, Civics, World History.  Teachers will inform students of specific dates and times.