Friday, October 26, 2012

GCA's Key For Free Equipment/Supplies

You have the KEY to helping our school earn FREEequipment and supplies through the Harveys Hometown Educational Rewards program. If you have not registered your Hometown Rewards Key to support our school, you can do so at any Harveys Supermarket Customer service desk or by visiting Each time you shop, our school earns points towards FREE equipment and supplies! Our school code is: 43757.

Coat & Blanket Drive Ends Oct. 31st

The Annual Farm Credit Coat and Blanket Drive will be coming to an end next week - Oct. 31st and we are half way to our goal.  GCA's Student Government Assoc. and Mrs. Harrell's 4th grade class set an original goal of 300 items and as of Oct. 22nd we had received 156 items. 

Student Government Association members show some of the donated items.
Pictured are Sara Castoro, Jared Duke, Brent Warr, Emilee Murr, Kendi Castoro and Melissa Mills.
Remember we are collecting new and gently used coats, blankets, hats, gloves, sweatshirts, sweatpants, scarves, and vests.  Send all items by Wed. Oct. 31st.

Monday, October 15, 2012

4th Annual Coat & Blanket Drive

October has arrived and cold weather should be just around the corner.  As an outreach to our community, GCA's fourth grade class and Student Government Association will be teaming up with Southwest Georgia Farm Credit for the 4th Annual Coat and Blanket Drive.  The boys and girls are excited to be a part of the project again this year.  All GCA Families are asked to donate new or gently used coats, blankets, gloves/mittens, scarves, knit caps, sweaters, sweatshirts, sweatpants, sleeping bags, and even socks (preferably new socks).  Last year GCA passed their 200 item goal and collected 274 items.  This year the goal for GCA is 300 items!!

The drive will run from October 15th - October 31st. 

Friday, October 12, 2012

Book Fair Coming Oct. 29th - Nov. 2nd

2012 Book Fair .........Oct. 29th - Nov. 2nd

Book Fair Hours will be 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Family Night is Monday, Oct. 29th from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

If you would like to volunteer to help, please let Monica or Carol know.

Here is the link for our upcoming book fair -

Chemical Colors??

Can you tell what chemical they are burning by the color? 
Mrs. Lambert's Physical Science Class is observing the flame colors of different salts.

"Play" Makes Learning Fun!!

Mrs. Morgans first grade students enjoyed sharing their learning experience by performing (2) plays recently. One of the plays told of the story of Christopher Columbus - "Columbus Sails West" while the other play shared information about bird's migrating South - "Ready To Fly" 
Front - Chloe Faircloth, Ethan Burke, & Ella Grace Elkins
Back - Jackson Williams, Carson Lynn, Allie Lewis, Emily Grace Tuten
MacKenzie Antis, Hannah Wilson, Emily Grace Tuten & Daisy Pelletier

2nd Graders Learn about Worms!

Coke Orders Due on Oct. 15th

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Lady Cougars Volleyball

Students, Faculty and Fans

Come out and support your

 Lady Cougar Volleyball Team in their

 final regular season matches this Thursday, Oct. 11th


4:00 vs. Lafayette Christian of LaGrange.


6:00 vs. Sherwood Christian of Albany.

Monday, October 8, 2012

K5 Students Enjoy Bowling Party

GCA Students that sold 10 magazines or more during our fall fundraiser were rewarded with a Bowling Party at the YMCA Bowling Alley.  The K5 students really enjoyed this experience!

Friday, October 5, 2012

Cookie Dough Arrives October 10th

Cookie Dough will be here

Tuesday, October 10th

Make Plans now to pick up your orders!!!

SGA Host Successful Food Drive

Many thanks to all the donations made to our SGA's Canned Food Drive.  Over 140 cans were donated and given to the First United Methodist Church Food Bank on Wednesday, Oct. 3rd.  The Food Bank give out over 25 bags of food weekly.
Pictured above are some of the SGA Officers and Representatives:
Annabelle Smith, Jared Duke, Brent Warr, Melissa Mills, Paul Whaley, and Jack McRae

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

2011-12 Yearbook Dedication!!

The 2011 - 2012 Yearbook was unveiled today, Oct. 3rd, and this year's honors went to Mrs. Carol Walsingham for her time, dedication, and love for all
the students, faculty and staff of Grace Christian Academy! 
Thank You Mrs. Carol ....We Love You!!


Monday, October 1, 2012

Top Magazine Winners

Many, many thanks to these 3 young ladies!!  They were our top sellers for magazine and cookie dough this year.  Our first place winner was first grader, Anna Belle Adams as she sold (60) items.  Our second place winner was Lydia Bentley, who is in K4, and she sold 47 items.  Our third place winner was sixth grader, Abigail Mills (who is kneeling) and she sold 36 items.  Thank you girls for helping us reach our goal!!