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8th Grade Summit Team News

Illinois Youth Survey
Click on this link to access the survey. Then enter the code provided by your teacher.
Field Trip Forms For GBN Musical and Field Museum
Attached are the Field Trip Forms for our trip to GBN on April 27th and our trip to the Field Museum on May 3rd. Forms are due by April 23rd to Mr. Bailey
File Attachments:
Great America / Graduation Party Forms Due!
Please submit your completed forms to Ms. Kaiser by Friday, April 13! No late forms will be accepted!
Click HERE to access the form to log your pages for the Read-A-Thon!
Surveys for Xblock
First, take the Safe & Civil School Survey HERE. After you click on the link, you'll be given a username & password to enter. Please be honest when answering the questions because we will use this helpful feedback to make improvements!

Second, take the Yearbook survey HERE. The results will be featured in this year's Yearbook! If typing in any responses, please be appropriate, as your name will be recorded!
Important Upcoming Dates for 8th Graders!
  • Wed., Jan. 17: Graduation Photos during school day
  • Thur., Jan. 18: Incoming Freshman Parent Curriculum Night at GBS @ 7 PM
  • Wed., Jan. 24: Mid-Term of Trimester 2
  • Wed., Jan. 31: GBS Counselors visit students at Springman for HS Registration (HAVE YOUR "BLUE" REGISTRATION SHEET WITH YOU!)
  • Wed., Jan. 31: Incoming Parent/Student Orientation & Activities Night at GBS @ 7 PM
Curriculum Night Info Sheet & Important Dates for 8th Grade
Click HERE for the Summit Team Newsletter, which will be available at the Springman Curriculum Night. It explains basic Summit Team policies and procedures.

Click HERE for the 2017-2018 listing of the important dates for 8th grade students. 
Welcome Back Info & Reminders!
School Picture Day!
Students will have their student portraits taken on Tuesday, August 29
Supplies Reminder
Hi Summit Parents,
Welcome to the 2017/18 school year! We look forward to a fantastic year with your students.
If your student did not bring in their school supplies please make sure they bring them tomorrow or by Monday at the latest. 
Summit is starting the year with organization and executive functioning skills for all students this year as we prepare them for 8th grade and the transition to high school next year.
Some important item from the school supply list:
  • 7 plastic plain colored folders with hole-punches (not prongs)
  • loose leaf paper
  • Large binder or zipper binder
  • 3 spiral notebook
  • 1 graph notebook
  • 1 composition notebook
  • 3 kleenex
  • 1 Clorox wipes
  • earbuds
  • dry erase markers
  • calculator
Thank you for making sure our students are set up for a successful year.
The Summit Team
Student Handbook Forms
Students should take home their Assignment Notebooks to have their parent or guardian review and sign the "Student Handbook Form" at the front of the Assignment Notebook. These signed forms will be due by Friday, September 1.