Pioneer Community Weekly *Volume 1, Issue 16
A HUGE Thank You
Congratulations to all of our Special Olympics Athletes
Yesterday Gregory Special Olympics participated in the regional spring games track meet and came home with two silver medals and three gold medals! Good luck this summer as three of our athletes continue on to the state summer games!
Congratulations Select Strings, Jazz and Wind Ensemble Members
Walk-In Registration - Required for 2017-2018 School Year
Wednesday, May 17 - 3:30 to 7:30 PM (Commons)
ALL paperwork that needs to be completed will be provided to you as you walk in. There is no need to print anything off the IPSD website. However, we do ask you to complete the online registration portion prior to coming, it will save you time! HERE is information on how to complete the online information.
HERE is more information about our walk-in registration.
Book Fair this Week
Need good reads for summer? Gregory’s Spring Book Fair is HERE, from May 12-18!
Fri., May 18: Noon-3
Mon., May 15: 8-3
Tue., May 16: 8-3
Wed., May 17: 8-3
Thurs., May 18: 8-Noon
**We will also have the Honors Freshman Summer Reading selections available and for order! We accept cash, checks (payable to Anderson’s Book Fair), and all major credit cards!
May Power of Choice Parent Information
Volunteering increases self-esteem and gives adolescents the opportunity to learn, practice and demonstrate responsibility and empathy. Adolescents who volunteer are less likely to engage in risky behavior. Use this month’s Parents Use Your Power newsletter Use the list of Volunteer Opportunities for Youth and Families to help your adolescent find the right volunteer opportunities for them.
AimswebPlus Benchmark Testing
School Supply Kits
New this year, all orders will be taken online only -- No paper orders! Visit:
Under the city, click “Naperville” and select “Gregory Middle School.” Place your order from now until June 9, 2017. (Pick up will be on August 10). Any questions please contact Kristen Milani, firstname.lastname@example.org or Lorrie Madsen, email@example.com.
Lost and Found
8th Grade - Important End of Year Dates
May 23rd - Centennial Beach Trip (May 22 Rain Date)
June 2nd - 8th Grade Team Recognition Ceremonies
Team 8-1: 8:30 to 9:15 am
Team 8-4: 9:45 to 10:30 am
Team 8-2: 11:00 to 11:45 am
Pioneers Dress for Success
- Clothing must effectively cover the student’s torso. Underwear must be covered. Bare midriffs are not permitted. Prohibited shirts include, but are not limited to, backless, one shoulder, strapless, or thin-strapped shirts or blouses.
- Also prohibited is clothing with low-cut necklines and shirts or pants that have any revealing holes. Shorts and skirts must come to at least fingertip length with arms fully extended.
- All pants must be worn at the waist and undergarments must be covered at all times.
Thank you for your support and for making Gregory a great place to be.
Sport and Club News
Neuqua Valley Athletic Summer Camps
Sign up information is located at this link - http://nvhs.ipsd.org/Subpage.aspx?id=611 There are camps available for K-current 8th graders in a large variety of sports. Hope to see you at camp.