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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Headmaster Highlights

Posted on:Monday, October 3rd, 2016 @ 12:25 pm


  It’s October already! We saw a great start to our 2016-17 school year, and we thank you for the part you played to make it a successful start. As the academic year progresses, I’d like to share some highlights with you about progress happening at Grace Academy. We have implemented an Enrichment Program for …

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Senior Class Fundraising Board

Posted on:Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 @ 9:26 am


To help us fundraise for our mission trip to Nicaragua in March, Grace Academy seniors have made it fun and easy to donate. In the front lobby of the school is a brightly colored board with more than 200 opportunities to support their mission trip. Simply choose one of the envelopes (any envelope you want!), fill …

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Urban Hope Mission Trip

Posted on:Thursday, September 8th, 2016 @ 7:28 am


Urban Hope will submerge students in the Philadelphia culture in the Kensington neighborhood. Students will take part in homeless ministry, cross-cultural neighborhood outreach, a prayer walk, and work with youth and kids ministries. A $50 deposit and student application is due by Sept. 23.  Total cost for the trip is $145 and is open to all students …

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National High School Leadership Conference

Posted on:Saturday, September 3rd, 2016 @ 1:17 pm

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re:Purpose November 20 – November 22 Washington, D.C. We encourage our sophomores, juniors, and seniors to consider attending the ACSI Leadership Conference this fall designed specifically for them. Last year we took nine students and we would like just as many and more to join this year! Sophomores and juniors will have about another year or two to …

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Grace Academy Headmaster publishes book two of “Faith’s Fortune” trilogy

Posted on:Thursday, August 11th, 2016 @ 3:39 pm


  HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Headmaster at Grace Academy Dr. Mathew McIntosh has published “Faith’s Fortune: The Legacy,” book two of the trilogy. “The Legacy” is available at Barnes and Noble and on Amazon. “‘The Legacy’ challenges us that although we make the best of plans with good intentions, God may have another path for us …

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Grace Academy implements one-to-one technology program

Posted on:Sunday, July 31st, 2016 @ 4:43 pm


  HAGERSTOWN, Md.— Grace Academy will give students in grades six through 12 their own HP laptops in August for in-class and at-home use through its new one-to-one technology program. Faculty and administration are looking forward to how the new program will benefit each student’s learning experience and success. “I’m excited for how the one-to-one will …

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Grace Academy hires Hilary Lear as new girls varsity volleyball coach

Posted on:Thursday, July 21st, 2016 @ 1:51 pm


HAGERSTOWN, Md.— Grace Academy is pleased to announce the addition of Hilary Lear to its coaching staff. Lear will lead the varsity girls volleyball team for the fall 2016 season. “I am excited for this upcoming season because I see so much potential among the varsity team,” Lear said. “With hard work and determination, I …

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Grace Academy girls take part in HCC “College for Kids”

Posted on:Monday, June 27th, 2016 @ 1:47 pm


  Two Grace Academy students, Jenna Evans and Avah Rivera, don’t stop learning when the school goes on summer break. Evans, entering grade seven, and Rivera, entering grade eight, were intrigued to explore more of what the sciences have to offer through Hagerstown Community College’s College for Kids summer program. Evans and Rivera participated in …

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