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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Thursday, October 4

October 4, 2018

Good morning Grant Middle School,  today  is Thursday, October 4, 2018. Today is a  “B“ day

Pride of the Generals will be selling cookies next week after school to raise funds to be donated to the Out of the Darkness suicide prevention walk that will be held next Saturday.  Cookies will be sold  Tues., Wed. and Thurs. after school…in the main lobby.

 Pride of the Generals members need to  stop by and see Mrs. Romer today for information on the walk in room 208.
“Beta Club is doing Pink Shirt Fridays for every Friday in October. If you have a GMS breast cancer shirt or GMS pink shirt it is free. Any other pink shirt will be a dollar and money is given to your advisory teacher. Uniform pants still need to be worn. All money collected will be donated to breast cancer research. Don’t forget to buy your GMS breast cancer shirts. They are on sale during all lunch hours. Shirts cost $10.” 
Attention 8th grade WEB Leaders.  You will have a meeting after school this Thursday October 4th from 2:30-4:00.  See Mrs. Hayes with questions.  
No “F “ Soda Celebration


What: Students will be rewarded with a soda of their choice by administration for not having a single “F” on their 1stquarter report card! Students will be able to carry this soda around with them all day long!  A name tag with your name will be placed on your soda.


Where: you will get a soda personally delivered to you during your advisory period!


When: The week of October 29th


Why: We are rewarding your hard work and academic achievement!


Who: Everyone who does not have an F on their 1stquarter report card!
 Students - The annual Halloween Dance is around the corner (October 19th) remember you must be eligible for attendance based on behavior / referrals 

 Students reminder: the learning lab is open on Tuesday & Thursday  be in the cafeteria by 2:40 with a signed learning lab pass from a teacher.   

 Students this “our “ school, please show respect to building and grounds by using trash cans and doing your part to keep Grant looking it’s best 
 Reminder students the expectation at Grant is to  keep your hands and feet to yourselves at all times during the school day 

 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 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Thank you,

Have a Great day Generals!