It’s Tuesday, September 3.
Welcome back to your weekly Two Minute Tuesday! Here is what is happening at GCS:
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Theme Shirts are HERE!
To get your 2019-2020 His Vision T-shirt, click here! Orders will be placed on September 9 and will arrive by September 23.
Looking for an early start for PCM hours? The Auction Decorations committee needs students to assist with projects. Contact Amy Reed 907-306-0698 or Terra Ayers 907-242-7515 for details.
New schedule for Moms in Prayer
Moms in Prayer now meets on Tuesdays from 8:15-9:15am in room 219 (Church Conference Room) Please bring a bible and a pen and join us in praying for our school! Contact Sandy Beattie at 360-551-7262 for more information.
Class Basket Donations
We are gearing up for Auctionopoly, which means class basket organization is beginning! Click here to make a donation – anything helps! Reach out to your Class Basket Coordinator if you have any questions or ideas.
Secondary Parent Night is September 5 at 6:30pm in the Chapel. You’ll be able to meet other parents and follow YOUR student’s schedule through the classrooms while meeting all their teachers!
Please join us for our Auctionopoly meeting on September 5 from 1:45-2:45 in Room 110!
GCS “Grizzlies” Tote Bag Fundraiser Sale
The GCS Baseball Team will be in the South Commons on Thursday, September 5, from 6:30-8:30 pm, during the Secondary Parent Night, selling GCS “Grizzlies” Tote Bags. NOTE: Plastic Bag Ban at retail sellers within the Municipality of Anchorage starts September 15.
Clay Target Team begins September 9.
Announcing: School Fight Song Competition
Open to all GCS students to write a fight song for our use during our athletic competitions. Song lyrics must be positive, communicate sportsmanship, and mention Grizzlies. Winner of the competition will receive a $50 Cup of Grace Gift Card, Grizzly Spirit Squad Swag, and special seats at all home games for 2019-20 season leading the Spirit Squad. Entries must be submitted to Secondary Office by Monday Sept. 9th.
Practical Positive Parenting, a weekly workshop at Anchorage Grace Church, begins September 9 from 6-8pm. Registration deadline is September 2, and the workshop costs $35/family. For more information, call 272-8760 or go to akchristianmin.org.
Pancake Breakfast RETURNS September 13! Breakfast begins at 7:00am: grab your pancakes and sausage, and help support the Student Council!
Texas Roadhouse Dine to Donate is September 16. Join us for a family dinner together, and if you present this flyer, 10% of the proceeds will go to Grace!
School Picture Day is September 17.
The Grizzly Den will be opening on September 20th! Students can purchase various school supplies on Friday mornings at the Grizzly Den.
Secondary Yearbooks On Sale Now!
2020 Yearbooks for 7th-12th grade students are now on sale for $80! Order yours before the price goes up on September 28th! Click here for instructions on ordering yours.
Preschool Story Hour begins October 1. Please invite your friends with preschool-age kids!
It’s Auction Time | WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!
Auctionopoly 2019 is already procuring items! Items with completed donation forms can be dropped off at the school or scheduled for pick up. The school is open for donation drop off Monday-Thursday, 9am-2pm. Blank donation forms can be found on the GCS auction website or in the Auction office at the school. If you have questions, comments or to schedule a pick up, OR IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, email Kayla Sherwood (2019 Auction Chair) at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the school at 907-868-1203.
Looking for runners! Donations are already coming in. If you are able to pick up items throughout Anchorage, please call or email the auction office.
Auctionopoly Decorations Team needs you! If you’d like to join the team please let us know and we’ll get you plugged in! The decorations committee is currently searching for:
Join in Auction Leadership! Team leads are being established. Join our amazing team to guide this year’s auction to amazing heights.
Procurement Lead – (vacant)
Decorations Lead – Amy Reed/Terra Ayers
Catering Lead – (vacant)
Reservations Lead – Kimberly Belanger
Silent Co-leads – (vacant)
Live Lead – Erin McIntyre
Data Entry Leads – (vacant)
Dessert Dash Lead – Kim Kennedy
Class Basket Organizer – Julie Buck
We are Hiring!
Please help us reach more people by sending these employment opportunities to friends you think might be interested:
After School Care Assistant
HS JV Girls Basketball Coach
JH Boys Basketball Coach
Elementary Afterschool Soccer Coach
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: TBA
Previous School Board Meetings Summaries: July
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