It’s Tuesday, March 5.
Welcome back to your weekly Two Minute Tuesday! Here is what is happening at GCS:
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GUARDIANS OF GRACE:
Come be a part of our school’s biggest fundraiser of the year!
Join us every Thursday at 2pm in the Library to help organize the Guardians Event that will take place on Thursday, April 4. This is event is going to be our most exciting Guardians Event yet, and you don’t want to miss it! Get your seats reserved today: www.gracechristianalaska.org/guardians
Decorations Committee Meetings | Tuesdays at 1:00pm
If you are savvy with crafting, decorating, or just love springtime, come be a part of the Guardians Event decorations committee! They meet every Tuesday at 1:00pm at 12-100 Coffee & Communitas and will be planning all of the beautiful decorations for the event.
Birch Trees Needed!
At the Journey to Narnia Auction, several families allowed us to borrow their lit birch trees, and we are looking to borrow those again for the Guardians Event. If you have any fake birch trees (or similar type tree) that you’d be willing to let Grace borrow on April 4, please contact Michele Liu!
Basketball Tournament at Grace | Volunteers Needed!
Grace is hosting the Great Alaska Region 2A Basketball Tournament this week with games on Thursday-Saturday. There are 12 teams from Bristol Bay, Dillingham, Tikigaq, Selawik, Unalakleet and Unalaska, with an estimated 500 people attending. We welcome these communities, and it’s going to be a great way to show schools from all around Alaska the love of Christ and His servant heart. If you’re interested in helping out, click here.
Elementary Yearbooks are on sale!
Grab your 2018-2019 yearbook by completing this form: http://bit.ly/graceyearbook
Yearbooks will be delivered in May, and the cost will be charged to your FACTS account.
Campus Preview | March 5
Invite your friends, family, coworkers, neighbors, etc. to check out why Grace is amazing! Faculty led tours will begin at 11:00am and 6:00pm. Families interested in attending Grace can see what it’s all about, with no strings attached! Invite your friends today!
Core Council 2019-2020 Elections are March 6 during Chapel. High School students, nomination forms and petition nomination forms are due TODAY!
NO SCHOOL on March 8 for teacher inservice.
Baseball Junior Camp | March 11-14
Join us during Spring Break (6:30-8:30pm) for Baseball Junior Camp! Students ages 9-14 are invited to have fun and learn the fundamentals of throwing, fielding, and hitting. Camp will be in the South Gym and directed by our own High School coaches: Head Coach, Ted McGovern; Assistant Coaches, Scott Pate, Mike Fetko, and Jeff Banker, along with our HS varsity players. Space is limited to 30 students, and the cost is $100. Register here!
Daylight Savings Time begins March 10. Spring forward and set your clocks forward one hour on Saturday night!
SPRING BREAK is March 11-15.
Elementary Science Fair is March 19.
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. Check out all of our current items.
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. 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! Sign up by linking your rewards card with GCS. Questions? So far this year, we’ve received a total of $910.47 from Fred Meyer!
You can see all of our funding partnerships here.
If you’re shopping Shutterfly, please use our GCS Shutterfly store!
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: March 19
Previous School Board Meetings Summaries: January
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