Welcome back to your weekly Two Minute Tuesday! Here is what is happening at GCS:
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COMMITMENT MONTH (COMMIT BY FEB. 28TH)
TOMORROW IS THE LAST DAY TO COMMIT!
We ask every family at Grace to let us know their intentions for next year by completing our Annual Commitment form online. When you fill out your form, you will also choose to have your $350 Annual Commitment Fee billed to your FACTS account in one lump sum or spread out equally over your remaining FACTS payment schedule. Commit by February 28th!! On March 1st the fee goes up to $400 and students in full classes will go into the wait pool.
Secondary students, don’t forget about Course Selections. Once you fill out your form you will get an email with a link to pick your classes for next year!
Go online and commit on time! https://www.
GUARDIAN BENEFIT BREAKFAST
The 2018 Guardians of Grace Benefit Breakfast is Wednesday, April 4 from 7:45 am – 8:45 am. It is a free one-hour breakfast full of inspiration and stories of how Grace’s mission is impacting students and has shaped alumni. Everyone is invited – including YOU!
If you want more details about this important annual event, which is essential to funding Grace Christian School, check out the links below. We hope you will join us!
More information: http://gracechristianalaska.
RSVP online: http://www.
If you are interested in being a Table Captain, please contact Steve Magestro: smagestro@
Help Us Spread the Word About our Upcoming Campus Preview on March 6
Spread the word and invite a friend who you think might be interested in the Christian education experience we have to offer here at Grace. Tours are available at 10:00 am 6:00 pm, and 7:00 pm.
Please help us reach more people by sending these employment opportunities to friends you think might be interested:
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Calendar Changes to Note
Early Dismissal added for Thursday, April 12 (Music Regions hosted at GCS)
Spring Drama dates moved to May 3 & 4
Elementary Iditaread began on Monday, February 26
Get those books ready and look for reading logs from your teachers! Ready, set, READ!
HS Spring Sports begin on February 28 (Track & Field, Soccer & Baseball)
Please read the email that Mr. Salima sent out!!!
Register online prior to the first practice: https://www.familyid.com/
Band Gumbo & Grooves Dinner/Fundraiser on Thursday, March 1
Gumbo provided by The Gumbo House and Music by the GCS Music Department
in the Grace Christian School North Gym. The menu includes gumbo, rice, cornbread, salad, beverages and dessert by Anchorage’s own Queen of Cheesecake, Karen Limstrom. The event is from 6:30-8:30 pm and is $25/person or $100/family. Tickets can be purchased through GCS band students.
Pancake Breakfast is this Friday, March 2
Join us for pancakes and fellowship in the north gym from 7:00 – 8:00 am. $5 per person or a $15 max for a family.
2018 Grizzly Throwing Clinic is March 2-3
With Marc Coulombe and Grant George. Friday from 6:00-9:00 pm and Saturday from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. Cost is $25.
Full Details: http://bit.ly/2op13vI
Freshman/Sophomore Night is Monday, March 5th
Parents and students, please join Mrs. Pargeter at 7:00 pm in the Chapel. Get your PSAT results and make sure that your student is on track for graduation.
Campus Preview on March 6 (info above)
Senior Prayer Countdown Begins March 6
Watch Facebook and Instagram as we countdown the final 41 days of school for the senior class of 2018 and take one day to pray for each senior.
No School on March 9 (Teacher Inservice)
Spring Break is March 12-16
Elementary Science Fair is March 20
Junior High Track & Field Begins March 26
No School on March 30 (Good Friday)
IN OTHER NEWS:
Substitute Teachers Needed
Preschool Story Time on Tuesdays
Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00 am in the library. Half an hour of stories, music, and activities, followed by half an hour of playtime in the gym.
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.
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.
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: February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22, June 26
December Meeting Summary: