The Parent Portal provides helpful resources, links, and important dates for you and your family in one, easy to find location.


GCA Reopening Plan 2020

We were so excited to be reunited with our students on campus on August 12, 2020!  You can read more about safety modifications and reopening plans at the link provided below.

Relevant Articles that Support the Return to School


GCA Family Resources


ParentED Resources

GCA School Calendar

GCA School Schedules

Student Resources/Back to School

2020-21 Important Dates

Aug 10 | Upper School Orientation (9am-12pm)
Aug 10 | Back to School Celebration
Aug 12 | First Day of School
Sept 7 | No School - Labor Day
Oct 12-16 | No School - Fall Break
Oct 30 | No School - Parent-Teacher Conferences
Nov 23-27 | No School - Thanksgiving Break
Dec 18-Jan 3 | No School - Christmas Break
Jan 5 | First Day Back for Students
Jan 18 | No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Feb 15 | No School - Presidents' Day
Mar 15-19 | No School - Spring Break
April 2-5 | No School - Easter Weekend
May 23 | Upper School Commencement
May 25 | Kindergarten Graduation
May 27 | Last Day of School (1/2 Day)


Tony Pointer |  
Head of School  | email
Angie Nordhorn |  US Principal | email
Shawn Mehegan |  Athletic Director/MS Principal | email
Amy Henderson |  LS/EM Principal | email
Susan Whitaker |  Chief Financial Officer | email

Tony Pointer |
Head of School | email
Angie Nordhorn |  US Principal | email
Shawn Mehegan | Athletic Director/MS Principal | email            
Amy Henderson
| LS/EM Principal | email
Rachel Hannon | K-12 Academic Dean | email
Allison Lay |  College & Guidance Counselor | email
Lindsay Wright |  Dir. of Admissions | email
Kristina Kenny | Dir. of Learning Center | email                           
Teri Rash | 
Dir. of Marketing & Communications | email
Rick Frazier |  Dir. of Campus Security | email
Andrew Gouge |  IT Administrator | email
Julie Bass |  Adm. Asst. to the Head of School | email

Distance Learning by Division

How did GCA handle distance learning?  In an effort to protect the health of our students, families, faculty, and staff, Grace Christian Academy began operating in a distance learning format beginning Wed., March 25.  GCA also shared school updates on the COVID-19 Response page.

Click on each division to see an overview of the resources and tools that enabled students and parents to succeed.