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Grace Weekly Bulletin-September 20, 2018

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The Question That Changed My Mind

Once An Irritant, Now An Insight...

"What's Next...?"

"The Fitness Center is finished, so...what's next ?" There are so many emotions and accompanying responses tied up in that question, one I have been asked many times in the last few months.

At first, I confess, my most immediate internal reaction was more along the lines of..."can't we just take a deep breath and enjoy this for a moment?" I felt 'pushed' for a...



A BIG THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THANK SCRIP ING DAY.  Watch the announcements for the next Thank Scripi-ng Day.  It is never too late to join the  Scrip   Gift Card Program!  We promise it is the easiest...

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Grace Children's Center 

We are looking for afternoon teachers for our 2 year old classrooms. Hours would be 12:30-6. The rate is based on childcare experience and education. Please come by to pick up an application any time between 6:30am-6:00pm at the Children's Center.

Grace Baptist Academy

We arelooking for someone to clean the downstairs of the High School building. It will take 2 hours a day, Monday-Thursday or Monday-Friday. The cleaning hours can either be 6:00am-8:00am or flexible in the evenings, depending on the athletic needs and activities. The rate for this position is $10.00 per hour. Please see Brent Beasley if you are interested in this position.






GPA is planning student BOOST days.  Our first BOOST day will help our library as well as create a day of fun on campus for our students.  DONATE a gently used book to our library and that's your ticket to get your creative juices flowing...It's dress up like a book character day for  upper school on 10/23  and  lower school on 10/26  (same day as fall parties for elementary).  School appropriate masks, no scary costumes, and no revealing costumes.  NEED IDEAS??? Check out Pinterest or google images.



September 27th  - Jersey Mike teacher lunch sponsored by 10th-12th grades & GPA

October 18th  - GPA meeting in cafeteria at 6:30pm  Open to everyone & earn parent hours

October 23rd  - Upper School Dress up Like a Book Character Day when you donate a gently used book to school Library 

October 26th  - Lower School Dress up Like a Book Character Day when you donate a gently used book to school Library

November 15th  - Thanksgiving  teacher lunch sponsored by 6th-9th grades & GPA


Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

The 10th, 11th & 12th grade classes will be hosting a Teacher Luncheon “Sandwich Spread” on September 27th.  Jersey Mike's Subs has graciously given us a large discount on 80 subway sandwiches for our Grace Academy teachers & staff.  
PARENTS - send in your $10 donation by Monday, Sept 24th to help cover the $350 cost.  We still need a few parent volunteers to help with set-up & clean-up:  Sandwich Spread
If you have any questions regarding this Teacher Appreciation Event, please contact your Parent Rep or Karen Gray at [email protected] for assistance.