The Grace Christian Elementary School winners of the 2017-2018 Reading Hall of Fame* were announced at Chapel on Friday, March 2. Mrs. Julie Skelton informed everyone that 98 students participated in this year's Reading Hall of Fame, with 38 of those students completing more than one entry. A total of 2,016 were read - 480 [...]
Kindergarten students playing and singing "Jingle Bells" at the Triangle Station -- one of Mrs. Fretz's Percussion Exploration Stations set up during last week's music class.
MEET GARY Before Christmas break, Grace Christian kindergarten students had the privilege of hearing Mr. Gary Bradley read to them a special Christmas story. The story was called "The Christmas Miracle" by Jonathan Toomey. Mr. Bradley is a retired school teacher who spends time volunteering at Grace Christian School. Not only did he read to [...]
Last week our Kindergarten students were able to spend time with our neighbors at Waterford at Three Fountains. They blessed the residents with Christmas carols, Bible verses, and handmade Christmas cards. The students did a fabulous job singing their carols, led by music teacher Mrs. Fretz and were just as blessed by the residents as they [...]
Below is the 2017-2018 School Supply List for Grace Christian Elementary School (A printable version is available at the bottom of this post) CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE COPY
Thank you to all of our preschool, pre-kindergarten, and kindergarten grandparents who joined us on March 8th for our early learning Grandparents' day. We enjoyed meeting you and we pray that spending a day at school with your grandchild brought you great joy. We know your presence brought joy to students, teachers and staff at [...]
March 2nd is National Read Across America Day, which was established in 1997 to motivate children to read. And what better day to celebrate reading than on the birthday of children's author, Dr. Seuss! Throughout this week our administrators will be visiting our younger students to read them a story! Research has shown that children [...]
Grace Cascade Christian Schools is filled with many traditions that help foster that feeling of "we all belong to a family." One of the long-standing traditions is our Sing Around the Christmas Tree chapel on the Grace Christian Elementary campus. Students dress in fun Christmas-y clothes and sing traditional Christmas carols (including the infamous "Twelve [...]
This month our preschoolers are actively learning about the life cycle of a pumpkin. They have learned about all the parts of a pumpkin, including exploring the insides -- and even playing with it! A favorite activity was to fingerprint their own pumpkin!