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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Thursday, February 7

February 7, 2019

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Thursday, February 7th- 2019. Today is a  “A “ day.


Students  reminder that we have begun our spring fundraiser. Please try to sell at least one item from the Double Good popcorn order form. 


Order forms and money can be turned in immediately to Ms. Connolley in 121B or to your advisory teacher. Orders are due no later than Feb. 19th. 


Reminder students the expectation in the hallway is to use appropriate language at all times— We are at school, be mindful of the language and respectful if corrected.


All 8th grade students will have their vision screened on Friday morning February 15th.  Screening will be held in the library.  Please make sure to wear your contacts and/or glasses if you have them.  - Thank you from the nurse  Mrs. Harding. 


“Beta club is selling carnations until -Feb 14th during all lunch shifts for $1. Get one for your friend, your boyfriend/girlfriend, your favorite teacher, or for yourself. These will be delivered 6th hour on Valentine’s Day. 

 Valentine’s dance tickets go on sale until - Feb 15th during all lunch shifts. The theme this year is Valentine’s Masquerade. Tickets are $5: this includes a free mask handed out at the door, pizza, chips, cookie, and a drink. The dance is Feb 15th 6-7:30.”


Attention 8th grade students: Spots for the 8th grade field trip are filling up fast! There less than 5 spots left for our trip to Chicago. Turn in your permission slip and $20 deposit to Ms. Marsha ASAP! Questions, see Miss Gibbs in room 200.


Students blankets from home are not allowed at Grant. Do not bring them to school.


Candy Wheel during lunch shifts Friday take a spin for $1.00 


Students— Friday is a jeans day, for $1.00  jeans / sweats only no holes in jeans allowed — must be in uniform top 


Reminder students to take a coat/ jacket / sweatshirt to lunch — students you may stay in the cafeteria but his is not required — once you go outside you stay outside— if you go to the library no food or drink is allowed 


Students this is  “our “ school, please show respect to building and grounds by using trash cans and doing your part to keep Grant looking it’s best and remember to be respectful of others property to and from school. 


 Reminder students the expectation at Grant is to keep your hands and feet to yourselves at all times during the school day and on the way to and home form school— This means no “Play Fighting "

 Students for your safety please only cross at the designated crosswalk areas

 Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance!  

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, Indivisible with liberty and justice for all.— 

Now please observe a moment of silence and personal reflection  

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~MOMENT OF SILENCE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


For today’s welcoming ritual : If you moved to a different city or school, what would you miss about Grant — find a partner and discuss.

Teachers: Please pass out purple positives this week for students who have a positive attitude in class.

Teachers please remember to handout CICO sheets


Lunch  : Chilli W mozzarella sticks or Spicy Chicken Patty


Thank you,
Have a Great day Generals!