Thursday, February 28, 2013

2013-14 Registration Taking Place NOW!!

Registration for the 2013-14 school year is in process now! If for some reason you have not received your registration information please contact Mrs. Carol in the front office.  Packets were sent home Monday, Feb. 25th.   

Gracious Hearts Help Humane Society

GCA 3rd Grader, Lainey McRae recently celebrated her 9th Birthday and asked for shelter donations in lieu of presents!!!!  She and several of her friends visited the shelter this week and delivered 2 huge baskets that included food, toys, towels, blankets, etc.  What a great way to show Gods love!!

Pictured from L to R, Ella Harrell, Mary Glenn Warr, Lainey McRae, Cassidy Nix and Brooke Phillips.

Dairy Queen Night Successful!!!

Many, many thanks to all of our GCA family and friends for supporting Dairy Queen night on 
Tuesday as we raised $850.00 for Grace Christian! 
Way to Go Cougars!!

2013 JV Baseball Schedule

Monday, February 25, 2013

Dairy Queen Night - February 26th

Dairy Queen Fundraiser Night
Tuesday, February 26th
6:00 - 8:00 P.M.
GCA will receive 50% Profit
on all items sold -
Dine-in or Drive-thru
during this two hour period!
Please tell all your family and friends!!

Monday, February 18, 2013

70's Pep Rally - Feb. 12, 2013

GCA's Faculty and Staff hosted a 70's Pep Rally for our girls and boys basketball teams 
to help get them excited and ready for the Region Tournament.

Harveys Rewards!!

Help our School Earn Free Equipment and You Could 
Win Free Groceries and an iPod nano. 

The more you shop at Harveys, the more chances you have to win Free Groceries and an iPod nano. 

Log on to to register your 
Harveys Hometown Rewards Key for our school. Our school code is 43757

This will automatically earn credit for the school, and earns you an additional entry each time you shop using 
your Harveys Hometown Rewards key.

If you do not have a Harveys Hometown Rewards Key you can sign up for one at any Harveys location or
or online at

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Friday, February 15, 2013

70's Flashback....

The GCA Faculty and Staff put on an awesome 70's Pep Rally for the Girls and Boys Basketball team as they were heading off to the Region playoff's.  Hope you enjoy the photos below:

Mrs. Shiver & Mrs McCook

Ben Holden, Caroline Wells, Amelia Woodrum & Zyreese Guy

Abigail Mills & Kate McRae

Mrs. Harrell - Contest #2 

Sonny & Cher - Mrs. Smith & Mrs. Harrell

Mrs. Walsingham takes us back to "roller days"

Mr. Murr , Ben Holden and the Girls Baskeball Team

GCA Faculty & Staff

All Students learn "YMCA" 
Mrs. Betts, Mrs. Parker & Mrs. Richards

Congratulations Region Champs!!

GCA JV Basketball Team Celebrates!  GISA Region Champs!!

Thursday, February 7, 2013

McQuaid & Bryant - STAR Student & Teacher

GCA's 2013 Star Student, Bryce McQuaid and STAR teacher, Melissa Bryant were recognized at the Chamber's monthly breakfast meeting this morning at the Kirbo Center. 
Congratulations Bryce & Melissa, we are so proud of both of you!!

STAR Teacher Melissa Bryant with STAR Student Bryce McQuaid

Family and GCA Administrators celebrate with STAR Winners! 

3rd Graders Learn about Nerve Cells

Mrs. Butler's 3rd grade students have been learning all about the cool things in our bodies and recently they studied nerve cells.  The students were asked to create a 3-D model of a 
nerve cell and they did an outstanding job!!

Mary Glenn Warr, Kaylee Widner, and Cotton Barker
Several of the projects!

Monday, February 4, 2013

Outdoor Classroom Coming Soon!

We are so excited to be breaking ground on our new Outdoor Classroom/Pavilion!  The construction of this new facility began today and many, many thanks to the Winter Festival Committee, and all the Winter Festival volunteers, donors, etc. for making it possible!!

Senior Night at GCA

On Friday, February 1st we honored our senior athletes and their parents!

(From Left to Right)
Bryce McQuaid is the son of Andy and Monica McQuaid and he has participated in several sports for Grace.  Cross-country for 1 year, soccer for 6 years, and basketball for 6 years.  
Beth Ann Hodges is the daughter of Jan and Randy Dunlap and she ran cross-country for 1 year at Grace.
Jasmin Kelly is the daughter of Michael and Jennifer Kelly and she has participated in softball for 2 years and basketball for 4 years.
Phillip Bowen is the son of Debra Riley and he has played basketball for 2 years for Grace.

Congratulations Seniors!!