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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Monday, December 2

December 2, 2019

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Monday, December 2nd 2019 !!!


Scholastic Bowl practice has been cancelled for tomorrow (Tuesday) due to scheduling conflicts. We will have practice on Thursday 12/4 in room 203 from 2:30-4:00. 


The learning lab is open this week T & Th after school . — 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.


D.E.A.R Tues. 2nd period and Thursday 5th period 


Voices of Unity- First meeting this Tuesday Tuesdays during lunch shift- A Lunch - Mrs. Rawls rm. 110 — B Lunch - Mrs. Borah rm. 213 —First meeting is on 12/3 


Lunch hour tutoring is available for Math and ELA please get a pass from teacher and they will tell what room to report to for help 


    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 — 8th grade — 7th grade and 6th grade — good job being on time 


    Daily attendance 8th grade %73.6 & 7th grade was at %75.5 and 6th grade had %84.8 the building as a whole had %78


    Teacher attendance was % 100 Wednesday — Thank you teachers for the excellent attendance this week it is appreciated 


    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: If you could choose to be any age forever , what age would it be and why ?

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

Lunch : Chilli w/ cornbread or Grilled chicken on bun