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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Tuesday, October 15

October 15, 2019


Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Tuesday, October 15th 2019


The Halloween is the last Friday after Halloween on Nov. 1st — To be eligible students must have all passing grades through 10/29 and 1st qtr. 4 or fewer referrals in October with no assigned In-House: No Unexcused absences for October.


  Beta club t-shirts on sale at lunch by one and wear jeans every October Friday — all Money raised is going towards chemo care bags for cancer patients 



   Board game will meet on 10/22 & 10/29 after school per Mrs. Hayes

Drop Everything & Read — Tuesday - Wednesday & Friday 


(Learning lab is after school today. & Thu. this week — make sure you have a signed Learning Lab pass & work to do. All students must be signed in by 2:40 — Know what activity bus you need to ride — we only have 3 buses to choose from - bus stop sheets can be found in bookshelf in main lobby .


Reminder students school starts at 8:00 every day — the building opens for breakfast at 7:30 — Here at Grant we are" On Time and Ready to Learn Every Day! "…. because it matters and so do YOU!


Tardy count 8th grade 5 — 7th grade 7 & 6th grade tardies 19— Being on time & ready to learn is a daily expectation at Grant 


 8th graders had 86.2% attendance Friday followed by 7th grade at 91.7% !!!!!! & 6th grade with 93% — whole building was at 90.4% - we need you here, it makes a difference .


Teacher attendance was 94% Friday excellent thank you


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.


 Students Cell phones are not allowed to be on you during the school day , they MUST be turned off and left in locker or better yet at home. Cell phones that are taken are subject consequences and parent pick up in order to return  


 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. Remember to be respectful of others property to and home from school. 


 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 from school— This means no “Play Fighting “


 Students for your safety please only cross at the designated crosswalk areas locate at Chatham Road / Stange & Amos


  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:  What do you usually like to during lunch ? What do you wish you could do? — share out please 

Teachers please send CICO students to Rm. 123 

Lunch  : Spaghetti w/ meat sauce / garlic bread  or Popcorn chicken and garlic bread