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4th: Old Salem Field Trip 7:00 am
4th: Old Salem Field Trip
Dec 1 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
The 4th grade students will hear re-enactors describe the struggles of NC’s early settlers. These re-enactors will also demonstrate their crafts and trades. The students will learn about the religious persecution of early settlers and[...]
Donuts for Dads 7:45 am
Donuts for Dads @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 1 @ 7:45 am – 8:45 am
Fellowship with other dads and men of GRACE. Typically the event is a drop-in style with a devotion and prayer for the group around 8:00am
5th: Parent Session Getting Ready for 6th Grade 8:30 am
5th: Parent Session Getting Ready for 6th Grade @ TBA
Dec 1 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Info session for parents to help them know what to expect in 6th grade in particular, and middle school in general.
TK-6: Chapel 8:30 am
TK-6: Chapel @ Lower Campus Gymnasium
Dec 1 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
HS Band: Christmas Trip 10:00 am
HS Band: Christmas Trip
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:15 pm
Students will perform Christmas music for the residents of Glenaire Assisted Living Facility. We hope to spread the true meaning of Christmas to those in the audience.
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SAT Test Date
SAT Test Date
Dec 2 all-day
Registration Deadline: November 2, 2017
Apex Christmas Parade 5:00 pm
Apex Christmas Parade
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Students participating in the parade should meet at GRACE at 3:15 to ride the bus to the parade route.
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Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
Elementary Christmas Program 9:00 am
Elementary Christmas Program @ Hope Community Church
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Live Streaming available at www.tinyurl.com/GRACEstreaming
3rd: Book Club (Girls) 12:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Library
Dec 5 @ 12:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
3rd: Book Club (Boys) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Library
Dec 5 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
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12th: Operation Christmas Child 6:00 am
12th: Operation Christmas Child
Dec 6 @ 6:00 am – 5:00 pm
GRACE Seniors continue the tradition of traveling to the Operation Christmas Child Processing Center in Charlotte to serve for the day.
K: Pancake & Pajama Day 9:00 am
K: Pancake & Pajama Day @ Kindergarten Classrooms
Dec 6 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
As part of our Kindergarten Enhancement activities, we are going to celebrate the letter P by wearing Pajamas and eating Pumpkin Pancakes! Kindergarten students will come to school in their favorite pajamas as we read[...]
10th: We Love You Wednesday 11:00 am
10th: We Love You Wednesday @ Upper Campus (1101 Buck Jones Road)
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bless the upper campus teachers and staff by supporting the monthly We Love You Wednesday luncheon.
PTF: We Love You Wednesday 11:00 am
PTF: We Love You Wednesday @ Upper Campus (1101 Buck Jones Road)
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bless the upper campus teachers and staff by supporting the monthly We Love You Wednesday luncheon.
Girls Who Code Monthly Meeting 2:50 pm
Girls Who Code Monthly Meeting @ Lower Campus Room #137
Dec 6 @ 2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
Girls who ARE in the Computer Science Fundamentals elective are encouraged to join, so they can partner with the girls who are interested but unable to take the elective. Together we will learn coding and[...]
ACT & SAT Math Prep 3:15 pm
ACT & SAT Math Prep
Dec 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
Mrs. Stone and Mrs. Donoghue will be available to help students with math prep for the ACT (Mrs. Stone) and the SAT (Mrs. Donoghue).
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7-12:Open House 9:00 am
7-12:Open House @ Upper Campus Walker Conference Room
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us on Thursday mornings beginning at 9:o0 to be introduced to our 7th-12th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our[...]
7th-12th Open House 9:00 am
7th-12th Open House @ Upper Campus Walker Conference Room
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us on Thursday mornings beginning at 9:o0 to be introduced to our 7th-12th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our[...]
4th: Book Club (Boys) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 7 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Boys) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 7 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
6th: Book Club (Boys) 12:20 pm
6th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 7 @ 12:20 pm – 1:00 pm
6th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
Christmas Band and Choral Concert 7:00 pm
Christmas Band and Choral Concert @ Upper Campus Chapel
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is the band and choral Christmas concert. It will include students grades 6 – 12. This is a free event that is open to everyone. Live Streaming available at www.tinyurl.com/GRACEstreaming
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TK-6: Chapel 8:30 am
TK-6: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 8 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
Chapel for TK-6th grade is held in the gymnasium
3rd-5th: Chapel 8:45 am
3rd-5th: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 8 @ 8:45 am – 9:30 am
Chapel for 3rd-5th grade is held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
TK-2nd: Chapel 9:30 am
TK-2nd: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Chapel for TK-2nd grade will be held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
MS/HS Vocal Ensemble: Christmas Open House at Capitol 10:30 am
MS/HS Vocal Ensemble: Christmas Open House at Capitol
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Middle and High School Vocal Ensembles (grades 6-12) are invited to sing for Christmas Open House in the Rotunda of the State Capitol building. It is a performance opportunity as well as a community outreach[...]
Latin: Saturnalia (A Roman Christmas) 3:30 pm
Latin: Saturnalia (A Roman Christmas) @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 8 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturnalia is a Roman Christmas festival and the Latin students will host plays, games, and foods all in the Roman theme.
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ACT Test Date
ACT Test Date
Dec 9 all-day
Registration Deadline is November 3, 2017
HS Vocal Ensemble 3:30 pm
HS Vocal Ensemble
Dec 9 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
This is a public event and performance opportunity. Students are responsible for getting themselves to and from the performance. Performance begins at 4:00 pm and concludes at 4:45 pm. Call time is 3:30 pm. This[...]
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AP Spanish Luncheon 1:00 pm
AP Spanish Luncheon
Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:25 pm
Students will experience the food culture from different Spanish Speaking countries. They will practice speaking Spanish with native speakers in the restaurants we visit. They will hear and identify the different accents. he students will[...]
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Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 12 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
PTF Christmas Store 9:00 am
PTF Christmas Store
Dec 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
It is that time of year again for students to shop at the GRACE Christmas Store. The Christmas store gives students at GRACE an opportunity to Christmas shop for their parents/guardians. All gifts are $1.00.[...]
TK-6 Open House 9:00 am
TK-6 Open House @ Lower Campus Media Center
Dec 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us at 9:30 to be introduced to our TK-6th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our facility. We look forward[...]
3rd: Book Club (Girls) 12:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Library
Dec 12 @ 12:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
3rd: Book Club (Girls) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Library
Dec 12 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
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College Connections Parent Meeting 8:00 am
College Connections Parent Meeting @ Upper Campus Media Center
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
 
PTF Christmas Store 9:00 am
PTF Christmas Store
Dec 13 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
It is that time of year again for students to shop at the GRACE Christmas Store. The Christmas store gives students at GRACE an opportunity to Christmas shop for their parents/guardians. All gifts are $1.00.[...]
Elementary Chorus: Christmas “Tour” 10:00 am
Elementary Chorus: Christmas “Tour” @ Multiple Locations
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elementary Chorus will travel, via GRACE busses, to Independence Village and perform at approximately 10:30am. Then they will travel to Sunrise and perform at approximately 11:15am. Parents are welcome to carpool along with us or[...]
6th: Tech Club Monthly Meeting 2:50 pm
6th: Tech Club Monthly Meeting @ Lower Campus Room #137
Dec 13 @ 2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
Each month, the Tech Club will explore an area of technology (fabrication, computer, audio/visual, etc.) during our time. Working as a team, practicing problem solving, and increasing computational literacy are objectives of the Tech Club.
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MS/HS Exams (Early Dismissal 7th-12th)
10th: Pre-Exam Treats 7:30 am
10th: Pre-Exam Treats @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 14 @ 7:30 am – 7:50 am
This event will occur each morning of December Exam Week from approximately 7:30am until 7:50am. The goal is to have 10th grade students come together in the Student Center for a quick morning treat, fellowship,[...]
8th: Pre-Exam Doughnut Breakfast 7:30 am
8th: Pre-Exam Doughnut Breakfast @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 14 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am
Grade level parents will provide doughnuts to 8th graders to give them a jolt of energy before exams.
7th: Exam Morning Treats 7:45 am
7th: Exam Morning Treats @ Student Center Basketball Cage
Dec 14 @ 7:45 am – 8:00 am
7th Grade Parents will provide exam treats to 7th graders each morning.
4th: Book Club (Boys) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 14 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
4th: Book Club (Girls) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 14 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Boys) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 14 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Girls) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Dec 14 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
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10th: Pre-Exam Treats 7:30 am
10th: Pre-Exam Treats @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 15 @ 7:30 am – 7:50 am
This event will occur each morning of December Exam Week from approximately 7:30am until 7:50am. The goal is to have 10th grade students come together in the Student Center for a quick morning treat, fellowship,[...]
7th: Exam Morning Treats 7:45 am
7th: Exam Morning Treats @ Student Center Basketball Cage
Dec 15 @ 7:45 am – 8:00 am
7th Grade Parents will provide exam treats to 7th graders each morning.
3rd-5th: Chapel 8:45 am
3rd-5th: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 15 @ 8:45 am – 9:30 am
Chapel for 3rd-5th grade is held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
TK-2nd: Chapel 9:30 am
TK-2nd: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Chapel for TK-2nd grade will be held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
6th: Chapel 10:45 am
6th: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 15 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
6th Grade Chapel is held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church
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MS/HS Exams (Early Dismissal 7th-12th)
10th: Pre-Exam Treats 7:30 am
10th: Pre-Exam Treats @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 18 @ 7:30 am – 7:50 am
This event will occur each morning of December Exam Week from approximately 7:30am until 7:50am. The goal is to have 10th grade students come together in the Student Center for a quick morning treat, fellowship,[...]
7th: Exam Morning Treats 7:45 am
7th: Exam Morning Treats @ Student Center Basketball Cage
Dec 18 @ 7:45 am – 8:00 am
7th Grade Parents will provide exam treats to 7th graders each morning.
PTF: Jingle Mingle Cookie Event 8:00 am
PTF: Jingle Mingle Cookie Event @ Both Campuses
Dec 18 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Every year the PTF hots a Jingle Mingle — a time to spread good cheer, warm wishes and cookies to our staff and teacher’s at GRACE! This year, the Jingle Mingle will be held on[...]
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End of 2nd Quarter
TK-12: Early Dismisall
10th: Pre-Exam Treats 7:30 am
10th: Pre-Exam Treats @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 19 @ 7:30 am – 7:50 am
This event will occur each morning of December Exam Week from approximately 7:30am until 7:50am. The goal is to have 10th grade students come together in the Student Center for a quick morning treat, fellowship,[...]
7th: Exam Morning Treats 7:45 am
7th: Exam Morning Treats @ Student Center Basketball Cage
Dec 19 @ 7:45 am – 8:00 am
7th Grade Parents will provide exam treats to 7th graders each morning.
Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 19 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
4th: Christmas Breakfast 8:30 am
4th: Christmas Breakfast @ Lower Campus Gym
Dec 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
This is a time for us to celebrate the Christmas season and fellowship with our GRACE 4th grade families. 4th grade parents graciously donate breakfast food items to share.
9th: Christmas Celebration & Secret Santa Gift Exchange 9:30 am
9th: Christmas Celebration & Secret Santa Gift Exchange @ Upper Campus Student Center
Dec 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
The 9th grade Student Council class reps Hannah and Kaden would like to celebrate finishing up exams and kicking off Christmas break. Come and celebrate with your fellow classmates. There will be snacks and a[...]
TK-6 Open House 9:30 am
TK-6 Open House @ Lower Campus Media Center
Dec 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us at 9:30 to be introduced to our TK-6th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our facility. We look forward[...]
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No School – Christmas Break
No School – Christmas Break
Dec 20 2017 – Jan 2 2018 all-day
 
Girls Who Code Monthly Meeting 2:50 pm
Girls Who Code Monthly Meeting @ Lower Campus Room #137
Dec 20 @ 2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
Girls who ARE in the Computer Science Fundamentals elective are encouraged to join, so they can partner with the girls who are interested but unable to take the elective. Together we will learn coding and[...]
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3rd-5th: Chapel 8:45 am
3rd-5th: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 22 @ 8:45 am – 9:30 am
Chapel for 3rd-5th grade is held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
TK-2nd: Chapel 9:30 am
TK-2nd: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Chapel for TK-2nd grade will be held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
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AP Spanish Luncheon 1:00 pm
AP Spanish Luncheon
Dec 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:25 pm
Students will experience the food culture from different Spanish Speaking countries. They will practice speaking Spanish with native speakers in the restaurants we visit. They will hear and identify the different accents. he students will[...]
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6th: Tech Club Monthly Meeting 2:50 pm
6th: Tech Club Monthly Meeting @ Lower Campus Room #137
Dec 27 @ 2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
Each month, the Tech Club will explore an area of technology (fabrication, computer, audio/visual, etc.) during our time. Working as a team, practicing problem solving, and increasing computational literacy are objectives of the Tech Club.
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