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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Friday, November 1

November 1, 2019

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Friday, November 1st 2019 TGIF!!!

United Way fundraiser final day is cell phone electronic device and/ or pizza $2.00 at lunch today - !!!!! After lunch cell phones and electronic devices must be put away in lockers and turned off .


I need everyone attending the dance tonight to pay attention — The dance is from 6:00 - 7:30 you will be reminded to call parents at 7:15 -The following locations are where you will be sent for parent pick -up after the dance 

                                      6th - In front off Monroe

7th - West lot by 1900 Board Office- The end of the building by the locker rooms

8th - Playground southside


Book fair is open today during lunch come buy a book or even better multiple books!!!


    Grant students being on time and ready to learn is a daily expectation. Grant opens at 7:30 daily for breakfast and school starts every day at 8:00. 


    Tardy count for Thursday — 8th grade 3 — 7th grade 4 and 6th grade 3 — very good job everyone being on time 


    Daily attendance 8th grade % &th grade was at % and 6th grade had % the building as a whole had % 


    Teacher attendance was 94 % Thursday excellent — Thank you teachers 


    The following are daily reminders of Grant expectations and rules :



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.


Grant is a dress code school, advisory teachers please check for compliance and send any students to 121 A for corrections at this time 


 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 is the best thing about the Fall season ? turn and share

Check in check out sheets should be picked up in room 123

Lunch : Honey Bb-q rib sandwich