It’s Tuesday, January 15.
Welcome back to your weekly Two Minute Tuesday! Here is what is happening at GCS:
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Homecoming Banquet | February 2
Suit Up and Save the Day! High school students, Homecoming Banquet tickets are on sale NOW in the secondary office. Get ready for an exciting night of dinner and entertainment at the Anchorage Museum! Promenade begins at 6:30, and dinner will be served immediately after, around 7:30. Students, the video contest is back again this year, with first prize receiving $100! For more information about Homecoming including DRESS CODE and video contest rules, click here or contact the Secondary Office: 868-1203.
GraceWear is Still Available!
New year, new goals! We are planning to order new GraceWear soon, so help us clear our inventory to make room for new items. Current items will be great for Homecoming Spirit Days! https://squareup.com/store/gracewearalaska/
Junior Night | January 15
Juniors, join us in the Chapel, from 7:00pm-8:30pm. Senior year planning, college information, current transcripts, PSAT results, SAT/ACT information, Naviance and much more will be presented. This is an important night for juniors and parents, full of great information for planning purposes for the fast-approaching senior year.
Grace Family Dinner at Chili’s | January 15
Plan your January 15 dinner to be a delicious meal at Chili’s at the Dimond Mall, with Grace families! Let’s all gather together and enjoy some quality time! As an added bonus, Grace will receive 15% of the profits when we present this flyer during the visit: https://bit.ly/2VtFCsT Join us from 4:30-10:00pm!
Pancake Breakfast | January 18
Bring your families to this much-loved event: pancakes and sausage and BACON will be served starting at 7:00am! Proceeds go to help Student Council plan events for the student body.
NO SCHOOL on January 21 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. MLK Day Chapel will be held January 23 at 1:45pm, following the MLK Day of Service.
First, Second, and Third Grade Big Read will be January 23-25.
State of Grace is January 28. We will be revealing some brand new information regarding the future of the school that you don’t want to miss!
Homecoming 2019 & Spirit Week begin January 28, with Homecoming Games on Friday, Feb. 1 and the Homecoming Banquet on Feb. 2. Find more information on Spirit Days and events here.
February is Commitment Month! Show your love for Grace by committing your family for the 2019-2020 school year. You will receive a $50 discount by committing during the month of February! Forms will be available February 1.
We are always looking for Recess Substitutes!
If you’d be willing to help out at recess, please email Sami Graham.
Looking for Bus Drivers!
We are looking for bus drivers who have their CDL. If you’re interested in being a driver, please contact Trish Kopp at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are in extreme need!
Grizzly Den is Open on Fridays!
Friday mornings from 7:30 – 8:00 am, various school supplies will be for sale with prices ranging from $0.25-$5.00. We have tons of new supplies this year! The Grizzly Den will not be open on Pancake Breakfast mornings.
Grocery shopping this week?
Fred Meyer is partnering with GCS, so when you scan your rewards card at checkout, Fred Meyer will donate a percentage of the profit to GCS. And yes, you will still be able to get your gas points! There is no reason for you to not do this. Sign up by linking your rewards card with GCS: https://www.fredmeyer.com/topic/community-rewards-4
You can see all of our funding partnerships here: https://www.gracechristianalaska.org/funding-partnerships/
Did you know the school collects Box Tops for Education? Collect your box tops and bring into either office to help earn money for the school!
Photos and photo books make great Christmas gifts! If you’re shopping Shutterfly, please use our GCS Shutterfly store! http://gracechristian.shutterflystorefront.com
Moms in Prayer are meeting weekly on Thursdays!
Join other mothers of Grace students in prayer for our school leaders, students, and more. Moms in Prayer meets every Thursday at 8:15 am in the AGC Youth Room (Rm. 221). See you there!
You are welcome to join us for School Board Meetings.
The board meets once a month on Tuesdays at 6:00pm in the Chapel.
Upcoming Meetings: January 15
Previous School Board Meetings Summaries: December
As always stay informed with the following tools:
School Website: http://gracechristianalaska.org/
School Blog: http://www.grizzlygrowler.org/
School Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/GraceChristianAK
School Instagram Page: http://instagram.com/gracechristianak