Monday, November 21, 2016

GCA Bible/Interact Students Give Back

Interact Students and students from Mrs. Dunlap's Bible class helped pack Thanksgiving Dinner Boxes for the Salvation Army on Friday, Nov. 18th.  

GCA Love to Give Back!!

Winter Festival Kids Raffle

GCA Armbands & Student Raffle Tickets are on Sale NOW! 
** Each day this past week and Nov. 28th & 29th the student raffle items and buckets will be on display in the cafeteria.  Student can purchase their armbands early and receive 25 free raffle tickets.  Now through lunch on Tuesday, Nov. 29th students can purchase their $25.00 armband and receive 25 free raffle tickets.  Extra raffle tickets can be purchased for these prices:  15 tickets - $10, 7 tickets - $5 and 1 ticket - $1. 
2016 GCA Winter Festival Student Raffle Items
  • Nerf Hyperfire Elite
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Skateboarding Mikey
  • Sky Viper Streaming Video Drone
  • Star Wars "Poe's X-Wing Fighter" 717 pcs Lego
  • Hatchimal
  • Fur Real "Torch" My Blazin' Dragon
  • Elves "Skyra's Mysterious Sky Castle" 808 pcs Lego
  • American Girl Doll "Kit" and Accessories 
  • Orbeez Ultimate Soothing Spa
  • Pink MP3 Player
  • Purple MP3 Player
  • Wireless Power Beats
  • $100 Gas Card
  • White/Silver Series 1 Apple Watch

3rd Grade Visit Kolomoki Mounds

Thanksgiving Feast - K4 & K5

Donuts For Dads

The 4th & 5th graders hosted their annual Donuts For Dad breakfast on Friday, Nov. 18th.  

2016 Science Showcase

Zachery and Karissa Jones from the FSU Biomedical College visited Grace on Friday for our 2nd Science Showcase for our 1st & 2nd grades.  
Some of the activities shown here are Smoke Ring Launchers, Film Canister Rockets, and Elephant Toothpaste.

The students had a wonderful time learning how much fun science can be!

Thursday, November 17, 2016

BTS Reaches $250,000

2016-2017 Jr. Pro Basketball Schedule

GCA Swimmers Qualify for State

Saturday,November 12th, GCA swimmers attended the Deerfield Invitational in Albany at Darton State College.
In JV Christina Longs swam the 50 free placing 7th, 100 free placing 8th and the 50 backstroke placing 9th.
Timothy Longs swam the 50 free placing 2nd, 100 free placing 2nd and the 50 butterfly placing 2nd
In Varsity Thad Whitaker swam the 200 free placing 3rd, 50 free placing 6th and the 500 free placing 2nd.
Thad's performance in the 200 free and 500 free and Timothy's performance in the 50 free, 100 free and 50 butterfly were fast enough to make cuts for the state meet at Ga Tech in January of 2017.  Congratulations GCA Swimmers!!

Friday, November 11, 2016

2016 Winter Festival Student Raffle Prizes - Tickets Go On Sale Monday 11/14

Winter Festival Armbands/Raffle Tickets go on Sale Monday 11/14

Staff Sergeant Hugh Kent Visits GCA

GCA was so excited to have Staff Sergeant Hugh Kent visit our school this morning! He is the step dad of one of our K5 students and he just recently returned from deployment. We would like to thank all of our Veterans and wish them a Happy Veterans Day from GCA!!

BMX Bike Show Comes to GCA

As a reward for a successful magazine/cookie dough fundraiser, the G-Team hosted a BMX Bike Show for the students!  It was an awesome event and the students really enjoyed seeing all the cool jumps and stunts!

Fun Day at the Flint River Aquarium

The 2nd Grade class enjoyed a wonderful field trip to the Flint River Aquarium last Friday.  

Friday, November 4, 2016

BTS Reaches $220,000

We are thrilled to report that our Building To Serve Campaign is going GREAT!  We have already raised over $220,000.  Please consider helping us restore the gym and continue to Grow Grace!  Pledge forms are below and the deadline has been extended!!  We accept checks, cash, credit cards, drafts, stocks, etc.