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1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704
217/525-3170
 

Friday, November 8

November 8, 2019

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Friday, November 8th 2019 !!!

 

No School Monday we honor Veteran’s Day — Thank you to all those who have served, will serve and currently our serving — We appreciate the sacrifice

 

The Who Done It reading night is coming up next Tuesday from 6-7:30. Bring your families to enjoy a light meal and to make your accusations as to who committed the crime. Make sure to check out the suspect sheets in the lobby.

 

The Beta club is sponsoring a canned food drive for families in need this holiday season. Any canned good will equal one entry and small items such as ramen will be 2 items for 1 entry. Bring in your items from November 12-22 to the lobby in the morning before school and during advisory, where Beta members will count them. The winning advisory from each grade level will receive a donut party!

 

    The learning lab is open next week after school Tue. & Thu. — students must be signed in by 2:40 with a signed learning lab pass. Please make sure you know which activity bus you     ride. Activity bus sheet with #’s and stops can be found on the bookshelf in the main lobby.

 

    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 Tuesday— 8th grade 4 — 7th grade 7 and 6th grade 7— good job Grant students being on time 

 

    Daily attendance 8th grade 87.43 % & 7th grade was at 91.4 % and 6th grade had 92.27% the building as a whole had % 90.45

 

    Teacher attendance was 92% Thursday — 

 

    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 do you like to do on weekends ?







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


Lunch:  Mini Corn Dog or Toasted Cheese Sandwich