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Grady Pathway Electives for Rising 2017 9th Graders

2016-2017

Attn: Parents of 8th Graders:

Grady High School has planned a series of events just for rising 9th graders and their
parents. These events are designed to answer, among other things, questions about
Grady’s curriculum, pathways, academic achievements and opportunities, extracurricular
activities, and much, much more.

The list of this year’s transition-in events is provided here or you can click on the flyer below.

Please mark these dates on your family’s calendar now. Additional information about these events will be provided closer to the dates.

Click here or image below for Rising Knights Flyer

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For Parents Only –
An Introduction to Grady
Date: December 14, 2016 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Place: Inman Middle School Auditorium

For Students Only –
8th Graders Visit Grady
Date: January 24, 2017 (Tuesday)
Time: 9:50 am – 11:30 am
Place: Grady High School
Vincent D. Murray Auditorium

For Parents and Students –
Rising Ninth Grade Night
Date: January 25, 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:30-8:00 pm
Place: Grady High School
Vincent D. Murray Auditorium

Advanced Courses Night –
Date: November 2, 2016
Time: 6:30-8:00pm
Place: Grady High School
Vincent D. Murray Auditorium

For Parents and Students –
Campus Tours
To make a reservation for a campus tour, please email
rdawson@atlanta.k12.ga.us or call 404-802-3033.

  • Date: April 15, 2017 (Saturday)
    Time: 10:00-11:30 am
    Place: Grady High School Cafeteria
  • Date: April 18, 2016 (Tuesday)
    Time: 5:00-6:30 pm
    Place: Grady High School Cafeteria
  • Date: May 6, 2017 (Saturday)
    Time: 10:00-11:30 am
    Place: Grady High School Cafeteria

Grady News

Dine-Out at Willy’s for Grady Booster Club on May 10th

Posted on 07 May 2017

Willy’s Mexicana Grill – Ponce de Leon Ave – 5-Year Anniversary Event
650 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30308
Wed, May 10, 2017
11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

$5 Burritos all day long
10% of sales will be donated to Grady High School Athletics Booster Club

Willy’s 5th Anniversary – Grady Fundraiser Flyer

Howard Middle School Design Meeting Minutes

Posted on 21 Apr 2017

The Howard Middle School Design Committee met April 18th. Please see the meeting minutes. For feedback or questions, please contact president@inmanmiddleschool.org or operations@inmanmiddleschool.org.

CINS General Membership/Election Meeting – Cast Your Vote

Posted on 20 Apr 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017
@ the Grady HS Parent Center (across from the Discipline Office)
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The CINS Nominating Committee has identified the following slate of nominees for the 2017-18 CINS Executive Board.

Co-President: Janet Kinard for a second two-year term
Ed Hyken: his third one-year term as treasurer
Karen Manley: her first one-year term as secretary.

Dana Persons will continue in her second two-year term as co-president.

This slate of candidates will be presented for a vote by CINS’ general membership on Monday, April 24, 2017 at Grady High School in the Parent Center from 6:30 to 8 pm. CINS will also take nominations from the floor before finalizing the offices.

NOTE: CINS will be filling non-officer board vacancies over the summer. If interested in serving as a school representative or committee chair, please let us know at the email address above. We will follow up when we know what the organization’s specific needs are.

CINS’ Officer Elections for the 2017-18 School Year

Posted on 20 Apr 2017

CINS Is Now Accepting Officer Nominations
Through Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Council of Intown Neighborhoods & Schools (CINS) is now accepting nominations for officers for the 2017-2018 school year. Open positions are co-president (two-year term), treasurer (one-year term) and secretary (one-year term).

Detailed job descriptions can be found here, and individuals may nominate themselves. ​

Nominations should include:

  • The nominee’s name/contact information
  • ​A brief statement regarding interest and qualifications
  • Grades/schools of any children attending APS in 2017-18​​

​Please send nominations to Ellen Mayer ​by Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 5 pm.

Grady Athletic Booster Club Elections

Posted on 10 Apr 2017

The Grady Grey Knights Athletic Booster Club meeting previously scheduled for Wednesday, April 12 has been POSTPONED! The meeting is tentatively re-scheduled for Wednesday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m. Please consult the Grady website calendar and the next Gradygram for confirmation of the new date. We will be conducting officer elections for the new board at the re-scheduled meeting. If you would like to be added to the Athletic Booster Club distribution list in order to receive future meeting notices via email, please send your contact information to gradyathleticboosters@gmail.com.

Howard Middle School Design Committee

Posted on 09 Apr 2017

The Howard Middle School Design Committee had its initial meeting on 3/29/17 to discuss initial design concepts and options. Meeting notes and links to the presentation are included below. Along with the architecture and design firms of Stevens & Wilkinson and Lord Aeck Sargent, the design team is made of of representatives from APS and IMS, including Interim Principal Emily Boatright, Teacher Johnny Taylor, PTA reps Cathy Lepik and Gail Price, and GO Team members Tamara Jones and Angela Lewis. The next meeting is slated for this Friday, 4/14. Questions or comments can be send to president@inmanmiddleschool.org or operations@inmanmiddleschool.org.

Howard Project Design Committee Meeting Minutes
Howard Powerpoint
Howard Site Plan Options

Grady Soccer

Grady Soccer Community Night – Friday, April 14

Posted on 29 Mar 2017

Grady SoccerThe Grady soccer program is having another successful year! The Varsity Girls team, which includes many Inman alum, finished second in their conference to clinch a play-off spot last night. The state 7th ranked Varsity Boys team is looking to clinch a playoff spot with one more conference win after Spring Break. No doubt the program will continue to grow and strengthen with the infusion of Inman’s soccer talent!

We wanted to invite you all to come out to Grady Soccer Community and Senior Night on Friday, April 14 at Grady. See flyer below. The Varsity Girls kick off at 5:30 pm while the Varsity Boys kick off at 7:30pm. Bring your appetite because Food Trucks are coming: Gekko Sushi; Tex’s Tacos; and Repicci’s Real Italian Ice & Gelato.

For more information about Grady soccer, please visit the Grady Athletics website (boys soccer page, girls soccer page), the Grady Soccer Facebook page, or follow us on Twitter.

2017 Grady Soccer Community Night

Grady Grey Knights Athletic Booster Club – Officer Elections April 19

Posted on 09 Mar 2017

The meeting is tentatively re-scheduled for Wednesday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m.

The Grady Grey Knights Athletic Booster Club is now accepting nominations to its board of directors for the 2017-2018 membership year. Elections will take place on April 12 April 19. The board of directors consists of the following officers: President, First Vice-President, Second Vice-President/Membership Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer. A description of officer responsibilities can be found in the Booster Club bylaws on the Grady athletic website. All members who have paid their dues for the 2016-17 year can vote in the election. Dues for the remainder of the 2016-17 school year are only $5 and may be paid at the meeting. To suggest yourself or someone else for the Athletic Booster Club board of directors, send the name and contact information to Grady Athletics by March 27th.

The Athletic Booster Club provides financial and volunteer support to Grady High School athletic teams and clubs. The Athletic Booster Club welcomes everyone who supports its mission to become a part of our organization! Parents of rising 9th grade students are especially encouraged to get involved with the Booster Club as we begin planning for Homecoming 2017 and the rest of the 2017-18 school year.

Grady Cluster Town Hall Meeting

Posted on 07 Feb 2017

WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 at 6 p.m.

WHERE: Inman Middle School 774 Virginia Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30306

Engage with leaders of APS to discuss the Grady Cluster Facilities Plan and the recent ESPLOST.