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

Parent Resources

Calendars/Lunch Menus

Lower/Early Middle/Middle Lunch Calendar

UPPER SCHOOL LUNCH CALENDAR

ATTENDANCE AND ACTIVITIES CALENDAR

Attendance and Activities Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, Oct 27
Mon, Oct 28
Tue, Oct 29
Thu, Oct 31
Sat, Nov 2
Sun, Nov 3
Wed, Nov 6
Thu, Nov 7
Sat, Nov 9
Sun, Nov 10
Mon, Nov 11
Tue, Nov 12
K-12 Admissions Open House
GSM Building
Wed, Nov 13
Thu, Nov 14
Fri, Nov 15
Sat, Nov 16
Sun, Nov 17
Mon, Nov 18
Tue, Nov 19
Wed, Nov 20
Sat, Nov 23

Printable Attendance and Activities Calendar 2019-20

Click here for a printable Attendance and Activities Calendar for the 2019-20 school year.

Printable GCA Calendar

 

Printable Attendance and Activities Calendar 2020-21

Click here for a printable Attendance and Activities Calendar for the 2020-21 school year.

GCA Calendar 2020-21

 

GCA School Schedules

Regular GCA School Hours

Regular GCA School Hours

LOWER SCHOOL           8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

EARLY MIDDLE               8:00 AM - 3:15 PM

MIDDLE SCHOOL          8:00 AM - 3:15 PM

UPPER SCHOOL             8:15 AM - 3:15 PM

Wednesday Early Dismissal Schedule

Wednesday School Hours (Early Dismissal)

LOWER SCHOOL            8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

EARLY MIDDLE                8:00 AM - 2:15 PM

MIDDLE SCHOOL           8:00 AM - 2:15 PM

UPPER SCHOOL              8:15 AM - 2:30 PM

Half-Day Dismissal Schedule

Half-Day Dismissal Schedule

LOWER SCHOOL            8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

EARLY MIDDLE                8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

MIDDLE SCHOOL           8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

UPPER SCHOOL              8:15 AM - 11:45 AM  (Exam Schedule dismissal)

GCA School Office Hours

Regular Office Hours

Monday - Friday

7:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. (with holiday exceptions)

Summer Office Hours

Monday - Thursday, closed Fridays

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM  (Closed the week of July 4th)

Student Resources/Back to School

Summer Reading

Click the link below to find this year's summer reading requirement listed by grade level.

Access Summer Reading

Supply Lists

2019-20 Important Dates

Aug 5 | Upper School Orientation (9am-12pm)
Aug 5 | Back to School Celebration (6pm)
Aug 7 | First Day of School (Early Dismissal)
Sept 2 | No School - Labor Day
Oct 7-11 | No School - Fall Break
Nov 1 | No School - Parent-Teacher Conferences
Nov 25-29 | No School - Thanksgiving Break
Dec 23-Jan 3 | No School - Christmas Break
Jan 6 | No School - Teacher In-Service Day
Jan 20 | No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Feb 17 | No School - Presidents' Day
Mar 16-20 | No School - Spring Break
April 10-13 | No School - Easter Weekend
May 21 | Last Day of School (1/2 Day)
 

PEOPLE YOU NEED TO KNOW

EXECUTIVE TEAM
Tony Pointer |  
Head of School  | email
Tim Holland |  US Principal | email
Shawn Mehegan |  MS Principal | email
Amy Henderson |  LS/EM Principal | email
Susan Whitaker |  Chief Financial Officer | email
Gene Baker |  Athletic Director | email

LEADERSHIP TEAM
Tim Holland |
US Principal | email
Angie Nordhorn |  US Assistant Principal | email
Shawn Mehegan | 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

Join the GCA PTF!

The PTF offers the perfect opportunity for parents to support the mission and vision of Grace Christian Academy.  As a PTF member, you'll have the opportunity to connect with other parents and build relationships with the faculty and staff.  From volunteering in the classroom, helping with campus activities, encouraging teachers and staff, and working alongside other GCA parents, you'll quickly find your place in the GCA community.

Find YOUR place at Grace Christian Academy!

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