It’s Tuesday, April 23.
Welcome back to your weekly Two Minute Tuesday! Here is what is happening at GCS:
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Senior Collages are due May 10!
Seniors, don’t forget to get started on your collages for graduation. They must be turned into the Secondary Office by May 10. If you have any questions, please reach out to the Advancement Team.
Community Pregnancy Center Donation Baby Shower | April 22-26
Grace is hosting a donation baby shower for CPC to help give care and loving support to mothers in need. Bring new or gently used items to the South Commons from April 22-26. Suggested items include: diapers (newborn, 1, and 2), baby shampoo/body wash, baby lotion, baby clothes, car seats (must be newly bought), pack and plays or play pens, strollers, maternity clothes, and baby food/formula. Also, this shower was initiated by one of our senior students!
Grace Family Dinner at Chili’s | April 23
Plan your April 23 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. Join us from 4:00-10:00pm, dine in or to go!
NHS Induction & Awards Chapel is April 24, 2019, 10:00am in the Chapel.
Laughing on the Outside Spring Drama | April 25 & 26
The Spring Theatre Production, Laughing on the Outside: An Evening of Tragicomedy, is April 25 & 26 at 7pm. Tickets are on sale in the Secondary Office for $7 each!
Elementary Moving Up Day and Sixth Grade Shadow Day are April 26. Elementary students will spend a few minutes in their next year’s classroom, and sixth graders will spend some of the day in the Junior High classrooms to get excited for next year! Parents of sixth graders are welcome to join us in the Chapel at 8:15 to hear and learn about what to expect for the next two years and beyond to high school. There will be a student panel as well as Mr. Gionet and Janet Pargeter for a Q & A time, so you won’t want to miss this opportunity!
Eighth Grade Moving Up Night (for parents and 8th graders) is April 29 in the Chapel at 7:00pm.
College Decision Day is May 1. Seniors, wear your t-shirt from the college you plan to attend.
Secondary Music Concert is May 2.
AP Exams begin May 6.
Class of 2019 Graduation is May 15 at 6:30pm. Grads & Grands Lunch is May 15; invite your grandparents to this special event at 12:00pm!
UPCOMING SUMMER CAMPS:
Basketball Camps | May-June
Anyone (open to the community!) interested in improving their basketball skills are welcome to join us for three different basketball camps held May 28-31 and June 24-28. For more information and to register, click here!
College Boot Camp for Rising Seniors
The college application process can be a confusing and stressful process for both students and parents. In order to help relieve that stress, Grace Christian School is partnering with Frontier Tutoring to bring you College Boot Camp.
Dates: July 31-August 2, 2019, 9:00am-1:00pm at GCS
Cost: $495 (Early Registration Deadline May 31), $545 (after May 31)
To Register: http://www.frontiertutoring.com/college-boot-camp
Grace is looking for one new elementary teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. If you or someone you know loves training up children to be academically and spiritually strong, click here!
Moms in Prayer meets 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: May 21
Previous School Board Meetings Summaries: March
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