Grace Academy to receive visit from Principal of Limai Chinese School

Posted on:Monday, January 9th, 2017 @ 1:31 pm


Grace Academy will welcome Principal Li Zhiyong from the Limai Chinese American (International) School in Beijing, China on Friday, January 13 at 10 a.m. at Grace Academy. This is the first visit Grace Academy will receive from the principal of an international partner school. “Schools in China are shifting to integrate western teaching methods of …

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Grace Academy Headmaster, McIntosh, publishes final book in trilogy

Posted on:Friday, January 6th, 2017 @ 2:51 pm

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Grace Academy’s Headmaster, Dr. Mathew McIntosh, has published “Faith’s Fortune: The Assurance.” It is the final book in McIntosh’s “Faith’s Fortune” trilogy and is now available in digital and print. “I want my readers to identify with the book characters who overcome overwhelming worldly odds to complete what God has planned for them,” McIntosh said. …

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Trout Are Coming to Grace Academy

Posted on:Thursday, December 8th, 2016 @ 11:03 am


  Grace Academy’s sixth grade students will receive a hands-on learning experience through the Trout in the Classroom program. The trout eggs will be delivered to the classroom on Wednesday, December 14. Sixth grade students in the general science class will be responsible for daily care for the trout, including feeding the fish, evaluating water …

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Winter Formal Dress Requirements

Posted on:Monday, December 5th, 2016 @ 9:35 am


  To ensure Winter Formal is an event that honors God even while we get dressed up and have fun together, we enforce the following dress requirements. Gentlemen, ladies who do not attend Grace Academy also must follow these dress requirements. Ladies need to bring their dresses in for approval (by Mrs. Casto) by end of day January 12. No exceptions!  Requirements …

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Updated Drop-off Procedure

Posted on:Friday, December 2nd, 2016 @ 12:45 pm


Our Parent Safety Committee, led by Dr. McIntosh, has been working diligently to address and propose safer parking lot solutions during morning drop-off and afternoon pick-up times. With the current drop-off procedure, many young children and other people cross lanes of traffic, at times walking from behind rows of parked vehicles causing on-coming drivers to …

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Headmaster Highlights – November 2016

Posted on:Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 @ 8:15 am


As we move from Thanksgiving to the Christmas season, we have so much for which we are grateful. The recent inspirational 40th Gala celebration at the Fountainhead Country Club  reflected that outpouring of support for Grace Academy which was remarkable. Ms. Kimber Morgan and Ms. Amy Casto, Director of Marketing and Communications and Director of …

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Social Media Safety

Posted on:Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 @ 11:09 am


As a school and administration, we strive to be positive partners with you to instruct our students to lead lives that bring glory and honor to God. We know many, if not all, of our students have social media accounts, such as Facebook, Instagram and SnapChat, and we believe parents play a part in helping students …

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Grace Volleyball Dominates NACA Div. II

Posted on:Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 @ 8:02 am


HAGERSTOWN, Md.— for immediate release   The Grace Academy girls varsity volleyball team competed in the three-day National Association of Christian Athletes (NACA) Invitational in Dayton, Tenn. among 50 total teams and earned the Division II NACA championship title. During group play on Wednesday, Oct. 26, Grace Academy played three teams, playing two games to 25. The …

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Volunteer Background Check

Posted on:Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 @ 8:04 am


  Dear Grace Academy Volunteers, As our Administration continues to lead Grace Academy forward, all adult volunteers will be required to complete a National Background Check before volunteering in the building and helping with school-sanctioned events, effective November 1. If you are a current volunteer in the classroom or for school-sanctioned events, you must complete …

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Local children’s book author to visit Grace Academy

Posted on:Monday, October 3rd, 2016 @ 3:18 pm


After more than 17 years of running a childcare business, Sue James decided to put her love for the children and her sense of humor and fun into a series of adventures for kids ages 6-9 but still brings smiles to faces of all ages. James, a local author from Waynesboro, Pa., will visit Grace Academy on Oct. 12 from 9:30 to …

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