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Congratulations Boys Basketball Team!
by Michelle Saab - Friday, 21 November 2014, 12:04 PM
Name Grade
Mariceo Negrete 8
Mateo Magana 6
Joseph Arellano 8
Jaden Lewis 7
Eliberto Acosta 8
Trevonta Rogers 7
Adrian Jaramillo 8
Lee Lujan 8
Cadear Dunkley 7
Jonathan Kayumbo 7
Eric Vigil 8
Roberto Lopez 8
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See Mockingjay: Part 1 in Theaters for reading the book.
by Scott Peek - Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 05:07 PM

7th and 8th graders who have read Mockingjay and passed an AR quiz will be going to see the film Mockingjay: Part 1 on Thursday December 18th at the UA theater on the 16th Street Mall. The cost is $9.00 and permission forms and money must be turned in to secure your spot. The first 50 7th and the first 50 8th graders to turn both things in will earn a spot on the trip. See Ms. Danielson, Ms. Lewis, or Ms. Nadia for more information, and may the odds be ever in your favor!

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Student Sweeper Positions OPEN
by Scott Peek - Monday, 17 November 2014, 11:58 AM

Hey Students,

Are you 14 years or older? Have a workers permit? If the answer to both of these is Yes and you are interested in working as a student sweeper please fill out the application below via the link provided:

Student Sweeper Job Application (Search for Student Sweeper) 

Note: you will need an account to use the application, creating one is free but you must be 14 years or older.

If you need a Worker's Permit and/or need help with filling out the application please see  Ms. Petrone.

Mr. Horowitz
GBMS Student Innovation Survey
by Mark Horowitz - Thursday, 13 November 2014, 02:18 PM

Hello there Griffins.

This is the Grant Beacon Middle School Student Survey Regarding our Innovation, Blended Learning and Extended Day Opportunities. Please take 10 mins to fill out this survey in regards to your experiences as a Grant Beacon Middle School student. Your responses will be needed in terms of continuing to provide you with the best middle school education possible and give you the needed resources to be great citizens of this country. Thanks for taking the time to fill out this survey. 

Click Here for The Survey Link

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Boys Basketball TRYOUTS!
by Michelle Saab - Thursday, 13 November 2014, 10:46 AM

Attention all boys who want to try out for the winter basketball team:

Tryout this year will be held on Monday (November 17th) and Wednesday (November 18th).  You must have a physical/emergency contact/permission to play form on file with the school to try out. You can pick up one of these forms in the main office.Read the rest of this topic(137 words)...

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Student Perception Survey 2014
by Scott Peek - Thursday, 13 November 2014, 09:46 AM

Good Morning Students,

Today you will be taking the SPS (student perception survey). You can access the survey by follwoing the link below:

Click next and enter your student id, verify that your name is correct. If it is continue with the survey, if it is not raise your hand and let your teacher know.

Stay warm

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Girls Basketball Tryouts- 7th and 8th grade
by Michelle Saab - Thursday, 13 November 2014, 09:44 AM
7th and 8th Grade Girls interested in playing basketball need to sign up using THIS LINK
The Girls Basketball Tryout will take place on Wednesday, 11/19, during enrichments (7th period).  Please make sure to check in with your enrichment provider before heading to the gym.  Make sure to come prepared with appropriate clothing, shorts, shirt and shoes.  In order to participate in athletics you need to make sure to have an up to date physical and parent permission form turned in.  Contact Mr. Paavola with any questions.
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Mathletics Cluster #1 Competition at Slavens on 11/6/2014
by Mary Ziegler Zimmerman - Friday, 7 November 2014, 03:43 PM

Mathletics Team students

Grant's Mathletics team participated in their first competition of the season yesterday at Slavens. The teams are led by May Nguyen and 'Enakai Robles, and coached by Ms. ZZ and Mr. Girard. 

Rosa Dang placed 3rd out of all of the 6th graders at the competition and Kevin Tran earned first place out of all GBMS students.

GBMS is really proud of all of your hard work!! Good luck with your next competition on December 4th. 

Kevin and Rosa earned ribbons