Education In Christ, Preparation For Life
My heart, O God, is steadfast, my heart is steadfast; I will sing and make music . (Psalm 57:7)

Upcoming Events
January 23
Open House - Explore GCA

January 31
Grandparents Day, NOON dismissal PS - 8th, no extended care, no lunch

February 17
President's Day - NO SCHOOL

February 25
Spring Music Concert
5th-8th grade

February 25, 26
Preschool Parent-Teacher Conferences (PS Full Day)

February 26
K-8 Parent Teacher Conferences
Noon Dismissal, No extended care, No lunch (PS Full Day)
January 23
Cross Country AWAY at Christ Greenfield 4:00 PM

January 28
Softball Playoff Game AWAY at Christ Greenfield 3:30PM

February 1
Final Cross Country Tournament at Falcon Park 9:00 AM

Girls Basketball Tryouts TBD

January 27, 28
Boys Basketball Tryouts 3:30-4:30PM

January 29
Parent meeting for spring sports

PATRIOT ATHLETICS

Spring Sport Coaches:
Boys Basketball - David Callison
Girls Basketball - Cory Bradford
Cheerleading - Danielle Bradley
January 23rd, 5:00-6:45 pm
Raffle Prizes:
Waived Enrollment Fees
$50 Amazon Gift Card
Portable Bluetooth Speaker
$25 Starbucks Gift Card
(must be present to win)
#stevetheburro
Win a Pinata Party with Steve!
You won't want to miss our Explore GCA Open House! This event is not only for prospective families, but also for our community to come have some fun and let our kids showcase what they've been working on in the classroom. Dinner will be provided and a chance to win some great raffle prizes! The class with the largest participation will also receive a Pinata party!

Team GCA - Online Enrollment
Join Team GCA!

Students enrolled for the 2020-2021 school year by March 6th will get a gold medal on our Team GCA board. Students enrolled between March 7th and May 20th will receive a silver medal on our Team GCA board, and students enrolled during the summer will receive a bronze medal on our Team GCA board. Open enrollment begins January 23rd, and we are expecting some classes to fill up! Go for GOLD!
Robotics Update

GCA Robotics Team with another win!
Our 4th grade Robotics team captured the Excellence award recently! This qualifies them for state! That means ALL 4 of our GCA Robotics teams have already qualified for state! Way to go!
Moms in Prayer and PTF Meeting

Please gather with us on Thursday, January 23rd from 8:35-9:35AM in the Prayer Room (main sanctuary across from Lamb Chapel) as we encourage one another in prayer and bless our school. Come and enjoy fellowship surrounded by GCA family who have a heart to cover the school, teachers, staff, and students in prayer. All are welcome.

Connect2STEM Free Event!
A combination of science, technology, engineering, math, and medicine!
Saturday, January 25th
10:00AM - 3:00PM

Donate to Grace Christian Academy
It's never too late to make a tax deductible donation to Grace Christian Academy. Every donation, no matter the amount, impacts the programs and support we can provide our amazing students. Thank you for giving! It is greatly appreciated!
ACSTO Parent Workshop
At our Parent Workshops, you will learn how Arizona's Tax Credit Scholarships can assist in paying for your student's tuition! Plan to attend one of the upcoming workshops.

DOOR PRIZE DRAWING FOR THOSE WHO ATTEND!
Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 6:30PM

RSVP to Rhonda Clauss at  rclauss@grace-az.org
Timothy Scholarship Fund
The Timothy Scholarship is specifically designed to aid families, who are new to Christian education or have an unexpected financial struggle. If you would like to donate funds that are specifically designated for tuition needs, please click the link.
Gracie's Thrift Store
Donate to Gracie's and GCA at the same time!
Gracie's Thrift Store offers you the choice to give 50% of the profit from your donations to Grace Christian Academy. Mention GCA to your attendant and they will mark your donations for GCA!
Fry's VIP Cool Cash for Schools
Don't forget to link your Fry's VIP card to Grace Christian Academy and start earning cash for GCA!

Go to www.fryscommunityrewards.com and use the code: LM390

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Grace Christian Academy
1200 E. Southern Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85282
480.966.5022