About Us

About Us

Paul A. Rice, principal




Grafton Middle School, a committed, cooperative community of educators, parents, support staff, and students, strives to support the learning needs of children and to prepare them for the future.


GMS Information


Grafton Middle School lies in the heart of York County, Virginia. The building was opened in 1996 to address population growth and overcrowding within the York and Tabb school zones. Grafton Middle has established a fine reputation that is based on a history of superior performance on standardized tests and parental involvement.


Mascot: Clippers


Grafton Zone Schools:  Coventry Elementary

                                   Grafton Bethel Elementary

                                   Grafton Middle

                                   Grafton High