News & Announcements

The Association of Illinois Middle Grade Schools (AIMS) is pleased to announce their Winter-Spring schedule of workshops and events. Please note the following dates and make plans to attend:

  • Friday, February 20: AIMS Administrator’s Roundtable. Hadley Junior High. Glen Ellyn, IL
  • Tuesday, February, 24: AIMS Administrator’s Roundtable. Middletown Prairie Elementary School. Mahomet, IL
  • Tuesday, March 30. Standards Based Grading Workshop. Holiday Inn. Countryside, IL
  • Wednesday, March 31. Standards Based Grading Workshop. Edwards, IL (Central Illinois location)
  • Tuesday, May 19. Standards Based Grading (Pt. 2). Holiday Inn Countryside, IL
  • Wednesday, June 17: SUMMER SPLASH. Central Middle School. Tinley Park, IL

More information on these events is available in the calendar section to the right of this page. Registrations are currently being accepted for the Standards Based Grading sessions.

Additional workshops and will be added soon. Please check back for updated information.


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Carbon Monoxide Poster ContestCalling all middle schoolers! CPSC is hosting a poster contest on carbon monoxide safety.

Calling all middle schoolers! CPSC is hosting a poster contest on carbon monoxide safety.

Have you ever heard of carbon monoxide? CO is a poisonous gas. It’s also called the invisible killer, because you can’t see or smell it, and it takes the lives of many people each year.


The Association of Illinois Middle-Grade Schools (AIMS) is pleased to support the Bridging Voices in Our Community Bullying Prevention Conference.  This event is scheduled for Friday, October 17 at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston with keynote Speaker: Dr. Allan Beane.