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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704
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GMS Cheer Tryouts

There is a mandatory meeting for parents/guardians and student/athletes interested in trying out for the 2018-19 Cheer Squad on March 28th at 5:30 pm , must be present in order to tryout for the squad.  This meeting will cover the expectations and financials for the squad.  

Cheer clinics will be April 9. 10, 11 from 6-8 pm in the GMS gym.  Attendance is mandatory at the clinics in order to tryout for the squad.  

Cheer Tryouts will be April 12 at 5:30 pm in the GMS gym.  

Southeast High School Cheerleading Tryouts

Southeast Cheerleading Tryouts are next week! Workshops are March 21-23 5-8pm, with the exception of the first day which is 5-9. Tryouts are on March 24th at 8:00am. If you make either squad a payment will be due that day! For questions please contact denyshahughes@rocketmail.com

Learning Lab - After School Homework Help

Tuesdays and Thursdays

GMS Cafeteria

2:40 - 4:00

Must fill out Learning Lab Pass and bring pass to Learning Lab

No entry after 2:40 

GMS Athletics Practice and Game Calendar on Google Calendar

GMS Athletics Game and Practice Schedule can be found on the main page of the GMS webpage.  The link to the Google Calendar for Athletics is located on left side of this page!  Or you can follow this link: Click Here

Practice Schedules will be updated monthly and are subject to change.  


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Moving Up Ceremony

GMS will be allowing semi formal attire for the moving up ceremony on Friday, May 25th @ 9:00.  Appropriate attire is expected such as:  GMS uniform, dress slacks, collared shirts, ties, skirts and dresses with shoulders covered.

Eligible students will not be able to participate if they are dressed in jeans, sweats, pajamas or yoga pants or any other clothing that is determined inappropriate by administration.

Students will be allowed to come to school and stay in their moving up attire for the rest of the day of classes if they choose to stay.


Car/Window Decals - $5.00

Purchase a GMS car/window decals for $5.00. There are 2 designs to choose from - decals can be purchased from Ms. Marsha (Principal's Office) or Mrs. Crum (Guidance Office).

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Early Dismissal Wednesdays

Students will be dismissed 1 hour early on Wednesdays. Click here for details.

In 2 days
2:30PM to 4PM
Learning Lab
GMS - Paint Night

Photos Mar 14 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QTmja2-Fa4

February Students of the Month

Photos Feb 28 Congratulations to the February Students of the Month!

GMS - 7th Grade Boys Basketball State Champions

Photos Feb 14 Congratulations to the 7th Grade Boys Basketball Team - 4A State Champions. GMS defeated Bolingbrook Jane Addams 48-36. The Generals finished their season 25-1. Go Generals. Photo credit - Ser

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