The Frontier

May 14, 2018

Upcoming Events

Mon 5/14 - Soccer @ Hill

Tues 5/15 - Soccer @ Crone - TENTATIVE; Optional Walk-In Registration

Thur 5/17 - Soccer Tourney cont - TBD

Fri 5/18 - 8th Grade Decades Dance

Sat 5/19 - Fine Arts Fest @ NVHS

General News

Registration Packets - DUE FRIDAY

Don’t forget to drop off your registration paperwork to the main office anytime! Walk-in Registration is optional on May 15 from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. if you prefer. Thank you! (This is only for current 5th, 6th and 7th grade students. Neuqua will send out registration paperwork for 8th grade students at a later date.)

School Supply Kits

The Gregory PTA is once again offering school supply kits for the 2018/19 school year. All orders will be taken online only -- No paper orders! Visit: www.carlsonschoolkits.com, under city, click “Naperville” and select “Gregory Middle School.” Place your order from now until June 9, 2018. (Pick up will be on August 9 at Gregory’s Open House). Any questions please contact Kristen Milani at gmsvppta@gmail.com.

Spring Book Fair

Gregory's Spring Book Fair is here! Come on in to stock up for summer reading...there will be a large selection of paperbacks available! 8th graders going into Freshman Honors English: We will have copies of The Joy Luck Club for you as well. We will be open Monday, 5/14-Thursday, 5/17 from 8-3.

Decades Dance Volunteers Needed

Looking for a good time Friday night on May 18? Volunteering to help with the 31st annual 8th grade Decades Dance is your dream come true! We need 7th grade parents to help out during the dance. (If you are a 6th grade parent and want to help, we would welcome you with open arms.)


Help is needed with set up from 3:30-5:00 p.m. and from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. to work the food table and pack away the decorations. There are time slots available with the sign up genius link below.


Thanks in advance for offering to lend a hand. Friday will be a “remember forever” event!!!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090a49a4ad2fa64-gregory

8th Grade News

8th Grade Promotion

You are cordially invited!


HERE is your official invitation to the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremonies on June 1, 2018.


We hope to see you then!

8th Grade Decades Dance

Mark your Calendars for Friday May 18 to attend the 31st Annual Decades Dance with your Gregory 8th Grader!


WHERE: Gregory Middle School

DATE: Friday, May 18

TIME: 6:00 – 9:00

COST: $5.00 per family*

RSVP: HERE is the permission slip


Take some time with your 8th grader and have fun celebrating them and their time at Gregory. Enjoy this celebration for our 8th graders with a dance that takes you through the decades with a DJ that rocks the house. Put on those saddle shoes, jean jacket , bell-bottoms or whatever decade calls to you! Dress up is not required but always fun ! The night holds tons of fun with pizza, an ice cream cart, candy bar, a photo booth, and prizes..not to mention dancing the night away! To top it off, this is Mr. Higgins' last Decades Dance – he was there for the first , so let's make this one his best! Come on out!

8th Grade Important Dates

There are many important dates coming up for our 8th-grade students. Please take a look HERE and SAVE the DATES!

Summer Opportunities

Wildcat Softball

Wildcat Softball welcomes students who are entering 6th grade-11th grade to our summer camp on June 11th-14th from 10am-12pm. Student athletes will be working with Neuuqa Valley’s coaching staff and members of the Varsity Softball team on improving their skills and knowledge of the game. The camp targets players of all skill levels. Skill areas include hitting, fielding, throwing, base running, bunting, position play and game strategy. Please register here! https://goo.gl/T6z8kv.


Contact Coach Chrencik with any questions – Christina_chrencik@ipsd.org