Grinnell Middle School
Grinnell Middle School Announcements
Friday, October 19, 2018 - Day 4
Please remember to check the district’s Virtual Backpack for activities and events that are available to students.
Here is the link to our Connected PTO group to keep up on their current events which support our students.
Every year Connected PTO with the help of our fantastic families provide meals during conferences for our teachers at Bailey Park, Davis, Fairview, and GMS. This year's theme is walking tacos for the dinner on Thursday, October 25 and then a quick grab and go breakfast of pastries/muffins and fresh fruit on Friday, October 26.
Check out our signup at http://signup.com/go/h1WMEz to help provide a piece of the meal!
Thank you for helping us support our teachers!
Students who are interested in Wrestling, please report to the Media Center for the following meetings. Monday, October 22 at 11:15 for 7th grade students, and Tuesday, October 23 at 11:51(2 hour delay schedule) for 8th grade students.
There will be no speech for students that work with Mrs. Moretz Monday, October 22nd.
Our Middle School - Connected PTO Fundraiser!! Orders and payments are due Monday, October 22nd. Parents, please remind your student to have their name on all sales documents. Thanks for help with this fundraiser that benefits our Middle School students!!
Middle School Pictures - - - Our picture retake day has been scheduled for Tuesday, October 30th from 8:00 - 9:00 am. Please remember to send your child’s photo package with them that day to give to the Lifetouch photographer.
I-Smile @ School Program - - - - will be offering no-cost dental services for your child at the Middle School on Monday, October 29th. Your child will be bringing home a letter and permission form this week. Please have your signed permission form returned by October 29th in order for your student to receive these dental services.
Parents - - - Parent Teacher Conference will be held; Thursday, October 25th from 2:00 - 8:00 pm, and Friday, October 26th from 8:00 am - Noon.
GMS Follett Book Fair will kick off next week in the GMS library! Book fair dates: Thurs. Oct 25-7:30 am-8:00 pm-be sure to stop by during conferences-Fri. Oct. 26-8:00 am-12:00 pm, Mon. Oct. 29- Fri. Nov. 2- 7:30 am-3:30 pm. Thanks for supporting literacy and the library!
The annual GMS Veterans Day Assembly is coming up on November 9th! At this event we honor the veterans in our community and thank them for their service. Students, please invite the veterans in your life to attend by picking up an invitation in the office.
There will be no Art Club tonight after school.
Upcoming Middle School Events:
Tuesday, October 23 - Financial Literacy Plays, 5th/6th - 8:10. 7th/8th - 9:00 (operating on a 2 hour late schedule)
Thursday, October 25 - Parent Teacher Conferences 2:00 - 8:00 (2 hour early dismissal)
Friday, October 26 - Parent Teacher Conferences 8:00 - Noon (no school)
Thursday, October 25 - Friday, November 2 - Middle School Book Fair, hours 7:30 am - 3:30 pm (10/26/18 - 8:00-Noon)
Monday, October 29 - Flu shots available from 3:30 - 6:00 pm in the Middle School Media Center
Tuesday, October 30 - Lifetouch Picture Retake Day, 8:00 - 9:00 am
Friday, November 2 - Middle School Health Fair