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Grant Middle School

1800 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Friday, December 6

December 6, 2019

Good morning Grant Middle School, today is Friday,  December 6th 2019 !!!


Volleyball Tryouts today 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! 


Pride of the General’s next meeting Thursday December 12th 


All Beta students need to turn in their permission slip for caroling by Monday. If you do not attend, you will be on probation for January. Questions, see Miss Gibbs or Mrs. Buckles


Candy grams will be sold at all lunch shifts starting Monday through December 18th. Each candy cane is $1 or 3 for $2. Send them to your friends, teachers or favorite principal! Make sure you know the recipients 6th hour class as they will be delivered to 6th hour on December 19th. 


The learning lab is open next week T & Th. — 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. 

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 18( unacceptable)  — 7th grade  10  and 6th grade  6 — good job  being on time 


Daily attendance 8th grade % 89.6  & 7th grade was at % 91.4  and 6th grade had % 91.5  the building as a whole had % 90.8


Teacher attendance was % 88 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: Christmas holiday / winter break —would you rather spend in the snow or on a beach?

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

Lunch :Mini corn dogs or toasted cheese