Welcome back to your weekly Two Minute Tuesday! Here is what is happening at GCS:
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High School Homecoming
Tickets will be available in the office beginning Wednesday and must be purchased no later than January 23 at 3:30 pm. Tickets are $45 each. The event is on Saturday, January 27th at the Anchorage Museum from 6:30 – 9:00 pm. Dinner and dessert will be served.
Look for an email from Principal Gionet today regarding all the details, including dress code standards.
Preschool Storytime Resumes on Tuesday, January 16
We are looking forward to welcoming parents and preschoolers back to the GCS library for stories, songs and gym time. 10:00-11:00 am.
Box Tops – We are still collecting!
We received a check for $720 from Box Tops so far this year! Keep collecting them and turning them in! We appreciate your dedication.
Now Hiring – Junior High Volleyball Coach
Official Season: Jan 8- Feb 28
Anyone interested should contact Paul Salima ASAP!
Substitute Teachers Needed
Junior High Wrestling and Volleyball began on January 8
There is still time to join!
Register Online: https://www.familyid.com/
GraceWear First Tuesdays is today – January 9
We sell GraceWear in the South Commons after school on the first Tuesday of every month. You can choose from our in stock items or bring in your own items and then choose the design you want applied.
Geography Bee – Friday, January 12
Pre-qualified students in grades 5-8 will be competing in this event at 9:00 am in the Chapel. Parents are welcome to come watch.
No School on Monday, January 15
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
MLK Chapel and Day of Service on Wednesday, January 17
Whole school chapel then group service projects! The high school students will be serving off campus. The elementary students will have their normal schedule with a service project woven into the regular day. Let’s go be the hands and feet of Jesus.
Pancake Breakfast on Friday, January 19
Come from 7:00-8:00 am and eat yummy pancakes, sausage and refreshments while you visit with other GCS families. All proceeds benefit the GCS Student Council. $5 per person with a $15 max per family. Please be sure that all elementary students have adult supervision. We will also have a very special guest Pancake Artist!
Homecoming Spirit Week is January 22-27
Monday – Pajamas
Tuesday – Mathletes & Athletes
Wednesday – 907 vs. 808 (Alaskan vs. Hawaiian)
Thursday – Class Color War – Homecoming Court Coronation
7 – Yellow
8 – Orange
9 – Pink
10 – Green
11 – Blue
12 – Red
Staff – All Black
**Elementary teachers will determine their own color for each class (check your class newsletter)
Friday – Maroon & Gold Day – Pep Assembly & Homecoming Games
Saturday – Homecoming High School Banquet (Anchorage Museum, 6:30-9:00 pm)
State of Grace is Monday, January 29
Join Us For Moms in Prayer Fridays at 8:15 am. (come weekly or simply whenever you are able)
Meetings are in the High School Youth room of the church (room 221).
Contact and more info: https://www.
The Grizzly Den School Store – Every Friday 7:30-8:00 am
Proceeds benefit elementary classroom needs. Items range from $.05 – 5.00.
Open Weight Room
3:30-4:30 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Order Secondary Yearbooks Online
Cup of Grace in the South Commons
Monday–Friday in the mornings from 7:30-9:00 am and in the afternoons 3:00-3:45 pm.
January Drink of the month: Vanilla Latte
You are Welcome to Join us for School Board Meetings
The board meets once a month on Tuesdays at 6:00 pm in the Chapel.
Upcoming Meetings: January 23
November Meeting Summary: