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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements 4/23 GMS - Have a Great Day!

April 23, 2020

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Thursday, April 23rd 2020 !!! 


Kudos to Mrs. Silveri,  Whitlock  &  Montooth all  shared some really awesome plans and student resources — thank you for the work 


Shout out to 6th grade team and teachers for Kendall Barnes — mom was very appreciative of the efforts to keep him engaged & learning  


How old would our school namesake be, as his birthday is on Monday (4/27) President / General Ulysses S. Grant  — 18th President of the United States — do some research ???


Mr. Schurman is available daily at GMS form 7:30 - 9:30 in the lobby if you need items from school , have questions or need a copy of something…. locker clean out for hallway lockers // returning library books etc… 


Teachers the student engagement tracking tab for the intranet should be up and running — please enter student results  on Friday — Thank you all very much



Students to help fight  CovId 19 / cold & flu germ season a few reminders :

  • covering coughs and sneezes

  • washing hands and using good hand hygiene - soap and water 20 seconds 

  • avoid close contact with people who are sick

  • avoid touching your face, eyes, nose, and mouth with your hands

  • Stay home practice / social distancing 

  • Stay home when sick w/ fever

 The following are daily reminders of Grant expectations and rules :


Participate and engage w/ teachers on-line daily 


Complete all homework and assignments by trying your best 


Following Zoom rules and expectations with appropriate language and by using SLANT


 Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance:   https://youtu.be/CR0HfVVqIwM   check this out 


 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 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~