Grinnell Middle School
Grinnell Middle School Announcements
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - Day 5
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.
Excellent Attendance Night at TT Cranny Field: Grinnell Middle School students who attend 18/19 days from September 10 to October 5th will receive a free admission and bag of popcorn at the GHS Tiger Football game on October 12th at TT Cranny Field. The Tigers will be playing the South Tama Trojans--let's make attendance count at GMS!
Students, Families, Staff and Friends of GMS: We need your votes for UnityPoint Health's #ImagineTheAmazing and GMS could win $25,000! Go to unitypoint.org/imaginetheamazing and vote for Grinnell Middle School. Voting is unlimited from now through September 30th...so vote, vote, VOTE!
The 8th grade volleyball girls played hard against a quality Pella team. We won 5 of 12 sets and had some very close games.
This week our Middle School students will be having their Science Fair. Students in grades 7th and 8th will have theirs on Wednesday, September 26, and those in 5th and 6th will be on Thursday, September 27. The hours of operation for each of the Science Fairs will be 2:00 - 5:00, and awards will be given at the end.
Week of 9/24/18 Middle School upcoming Events
Join us after school tomorrow on Wednesday, September 26th to learn what ISteps is all about and discuss fun activities for the year. Snacks will be provided.
Tomorrow Wednesday, September 26 Chess Club will meet before school at 7:00
Tomorrow Wednesday, September 26 MathCounts will begin meeting from 3:15-4:30
Friday, September 28 FCA will meet before school at 7:30
Friday, September 28 Drama Club will meet after school at 3:15
Friday, September 28 Art Club will meet after school from 3:15-4:45
Today - Tuesday, September 25 - Cross Country away meet at 4:15 in Knoxville at Pine Knolls Golf Club ( girls will start at 4:15, boys at about 4:35) (dismiss-2:45/depart-3:00)
Today - Tuesday, September 25 - 8th football away game playing Newton at 4:30 at HA Lynn Stadium
due to poor field conditions on the Newton HS practice field
Today - Tuesday, September 25 - 7th football home game playing Newton at 4:30 at TT Cranny field at the High School
Saturday, September 29 - 7th/8th volleyball home games playing Oskaloosa/Tama at the High School, 7th playing in Kriegel gym and 8th playing in the main gym
Middle School 8th grade Marching Band will perform Saturday, September 29th in the Marshalltown Oktemberfest parade. Students will meet at the Middle School at 7:50 and the parade will begin at 10:00.