News & Announcements

The AIMS Board of Directors would like to make you aware of the reason you have not received a ballot for election of officers for next year. The Board will be submitting some proposed changes to the AIMS Constitution having to do with Board composition at the Annual Meeting, which will be conducted at the Summer SPLASH on June 14, 2016. Those changes also will be distributed to members through e-mail and available on the AIMS website for 30 days after the Annual Meeting. Voting on the proposals will continue for 30 days, as required. Members should watch for a ballot at the e-mail address to which this message has been sent. (more…)

The AIMS Summer Splash program on June 14 will feature a variety of small group presentation sessions designed to reinforce the theme of “Educating the New Millennium Adolescent”.

Our keynote speaker, Dr. Michael Bradley will lead conversations in small group settings that will cover a brain based paradigm intervention program for teens. Dr. Bradley will also facilitate an interactive problem solving discussion for middle level educators. (more…)

The Association of Illinois Middle-Grade Schools (AIMS) is pleased to announce plans for the 2016 Summer Splash to be held on Tuesday, June 14, at:

Central Middle School
18146 Oak Park Ave
Tinley Park, IL 60477

The day begins with registration at 8:00 a.m. and concludes by 3:00 p.m.


The Association of Illinois Middle-Grade Schools has arranged for an Administrator Roundtable event:

Friday, April 22, 2016
Location: Highland Middle School
310 West Rockland Road
Libertyville, Illinois 60046

Host Principal: Jon Hallmark

Registration and Continental Breakfast will begin at 9:00 a.m. The session will begin at 9:30 a.m. and conclude by Noon.

This is a great opportunity to share Middle School challenges and successes.

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