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Updated Drop-off Procedure

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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  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

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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 – October 2016

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

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  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

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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

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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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