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8th Grade Week Q&A

What is 8th grade week?
8th grade week is when Grace Snell Middle School staff, with a week of events, celebrate our 8th graders and their achievement of another milestone.  Our way to send them off to high school.
 
How much is 8th grade dues and when is payment due? 
8th grade dues are $50, and it is due by Monday, May 10th, 2021 
 
Where can I pay the dues? 
Parents should use the Mypayment Plus App or https://www.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome
 
What will the dues cover? 
The dues cover all activities for the week and their class t-shirts.
 
What are the activities? 
Movie Night - Friday, May 21, 2021, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Block Party - Monday, May 24, 2021, 1:30 PM - 3: 30 PM (during school) 
Celebration Ceremony - Tuesday, May 25, 2021 (each team has a specific time) 
Ice-Cream Social - Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 1:30 - 2:30 PM (during school) 
 
Do I have to pay dues to attend the celebration ceremony?
No, all students and their two guests are welcome to join the celebrations ceremony at no cost. 
 
Can students just order a t-shirt? 
Yes, we are waiting on final quote to determine cost.  Information will be on Mypayment Plus when available. 
 
Volunteer link no longer works.
Thank you for your interests.  Currently, we have the number of parent volunteers we need.  If additional help is needed another link will be sent out. 
 
Are digital students able to attend?
Absolutely, a link was sent to parents of digital students asking to communicate their preference.  Here is the link again:  8th Grade Week In-Person Participation
 
Can parents donate to help sponsor another student?
Yes, using the same Mypayment plus, parents and community partners can donate.