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Virgil I. Grissom Middle School News

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D140 students and staff are invited to participate in our Countdown to Winter Break spi...

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Looking for some holiday cheer? Check out our upcoming D140 band and chorus winter perf...

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Grissom’s Student Council is sponsoring a Winter Clothing Drive from Monday, December 5, through Friday, December 9.

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Check out the latest KSD 140 Connection!

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Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held in all KSD 140 elementary and middle schools on Monday, November 21, and Tuesday, November 22.

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The Board of Education recognized five District 140 students for their winning submissions to the Tinley Park Fire Prevention Poster Contest. This year's theme was “Fire Won’t Wait. Plan Your Escape.”

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Congratulations to our Grissom October Students of the Month: Gianna C., Julie D., George F., Amelia G., R.J. J., Teddy K., Samantha M., Jacob N., Landon P., Daniel P., Sawyer R., and Denise T.

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Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held in all KSD 140 elementary and middle schools on Monday, November 21, and Tuesday, November 22.

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School Board Members Day is a time to salute the work of our volunteer school board members and to celebrate public education.

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Four KSD 140 band students participated in the ILMEA (Illinois Music Educators Association) Junior Jazz Festival on Saturday, November 12, at York High School.

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Important November dates to mark on your calendar:

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This week, schools throughout the District commemorated Veterans Day with special assemblies, patriotic programs, class projects, and tributes to our military veterans.

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Grissom's Student Council will be collecting pop tops from November 14 - 18 for the Ronald McDonald House in Oak Lawn.

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Beginning Friday, November 11, at 3 p.m., first-quarter student report cards will be available in your Infinite Campus Parent Portal.

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Grissom students can shop the Scholastic Book Fair during their weekly scheduled library time and any day during their Advisory class November 14-18.

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D140 students and staff are encouraged to wear red, white, and blue to commemorate Veterans Day on Friday, November 11.

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Five KSD 140 band and orchestra students participated in the ILMEA (Illinois Music Educators Association) Junior Band and Orchestra Festival at Lincolnway Central High School on Saturday, November 5.

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D140 schools are closed on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8.

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Show your school spirit! Student Council invites students and staff to participate in our Fall Spirit Week, November 7 -11.

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Check out the latest KSD 140 Connection!

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Just a reminder ... Monday, October 31 is a HALF-DAY.

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Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held in all KSD 140 elementary and middle schools on Monday, November 21, and Tuesday, November 22.

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Today, the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) released Kirby School District 140’s annual Report Card. The Report Card shows how well our District is progressing on a wide range of educational goals.

Members of the Prairie View Boys’ Softball team were recognized at the October Board of Education meeting for their SWIC Tournament Championship win.

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Congratulations to this year’s winners of the Tinley Park Fire Department’s Annual Fire Prevention Poster Contest. This year's theme was “Fire Won’t Wait. Plan Your Escape.”

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