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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Thursday, December 5

December 5, 2019

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Thursday , December 5th 2019 !!!


Volleyball Tryouts Today 2:30 - 4:00 for 7th grade   — Friday 4:30 - 6:00 for 8th graders 


AVID T-shirts and hoodies are available for purchase - you can pick up a form in the brown bookcase in the lobby. All order forms are due to Mrs. Cuzzort in room 128 by December 9th! 


No Pride of The General’s this week next meeting Thursday December 12th 


Scholastic Bowl  will have practice  Today 12/5 in room 203 from 2:30-4:00.   


The learning lab is open Thursday 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 — Today 5th period  

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 8 — 7th grade 9 and 6th grade 10 — good job  being on time 


Daily attendance 8th grade %89.5  & 7th grade was at %92.1  and 6th grade had %91.7  the building as a whole had % 91.1


Teacher attendance was % 100 Wednesday  —  Thank you teachers for the excellent attendance 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:Is it better to give or to receive ????? Turn & Share 

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

Lunch :Chicken Fajita & Managers choice