November 19, 2019 | Amazing GRACE

November 19, 2019 | Amazing GRACE

RALEIGH CHRISTMAS PARADE

Ready to get into the holiday spirit? Come on out and cheer for the GRACE Christian float this Saturday at the Raleigh Christmas Parade. Our set design class built the Nativity-themed float. The parade starts at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 12 p.m. The parade will also be broadcasted on ABC 11.

RE-ENROLL BY DEC. 1ST!lYour priority re-enrollment time will end on December 1st as enrollment opens to the general public. Note: new applications for siblings can be submitted during the priority re-enrollment period. Have an enrollment question? Email kfowler@gracechristian.net.

JINGLE MINGLE!

As the Christmas season is upon us, the GRACE PTF would like to spread good cheer and warm wishes to our Staff and Teachers at GRACE. If you love to bake and want to show off your skills, then now is the time to get your “holiday bake on!” We are asking for volunteers to sign up and bring 2 dozen of their favorite homemade or store-bought cookies, bars, brownies or candies. To sign up to bring treats, please click here. If you’d like to volunteer to help during the morning of the Jingle Mingle (we need volunteers for both upper and lower campus), please sign up here.

CINDERELLA AUDITIONS

GRACE’s Theatre Department is holding auditions for its spring performance of “Cinderella.” Auditions will be held November 21 and 22 from 3:30-5 p.m. in the Upper Campus Chapel. Students in grades 6th-12th may audition. For more information, please contact jhartley@gracechristian.net.

LOST AND FOUND

The Upper and Lower Campus Lost and Founds are overflowing! Please make sure you or your student check the lost and found for any missing items before they are donated on November 22nd! Thank you.

OPEN HOUSES!
Do you know of any families who are interested in GRACE? Make sure to share before enrollment opens up the general public on December 1st! We also have upcoming Open Houses on December 3rd at 9:30 a.m. for the Lower Campus and December 5th at 9:30 a.m. for the Upper Campus. Prospective students are also welcome to sign up to “shadow a student” for a day. Prospective families can reach out to our Admissions Director Katie Fowler at kflower@gracechristian.net for more information.

COMING UP

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD COLLECTION
November 20 and 22

Make sure to turn in your shoebox by November 20th (Upper Campus) and 22nd (Lower Campus.)

RALEIGH CHRISTMAS PARADE
November 24 | 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. 
Head downtown and cheer on our GRACE Christian students walking in the parade.

NO SCHOOL
November 25 – 29

Thanksgiving Day holiday. We are thankful for you!

THEATRE & DANCE SHOWCASE
December 9 | 7 – 9 p.m.
Join us at the Upper Campus Chapel for a special Christmas Showcase put on by our GRACE Theatre and Dance department.

CHORUS, BAND & STRINGS CHRISTMAS CONCERTDecember 12 | 7 – 9 p.m.
Join us at the Upper Campus Chapel for a special Christmas Concert put on by our GRACE Music Department.

ELEMENTARY CHRISTMAS PROGRAM
December 18 | 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Please come join us in the Lower Campus gymnasium as we celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, through performances by our elementary students.

UPPER CAMPUS EXAMS
December 17 – 20
Full exam schedule can be seen here. Note: LEAP students will be taking their exams in the Chapel.

SCHOOL SNAPSHOT

Our lower campus students shared what they are thankful for to display in our lobby. We loved seeing how many of them listed GRACE teachers and staff. We sure are grateful for your students!