April Update #2
April 15, 2019
Marilyn Dayton


Saturday, April 27th, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

The GCA “Royalty Dash” Run/Walk will be a family event & fun for all ages. The events will include a 3K Run/Walk, a “Fun Run” for the kids, a “Daddy Dash” for the dads, and a “Stroller Roller” for the moms. Robert, a radio announcer from WMBG, will be our DJ for this event. A Bounce House Castle and a large playground nearby will provide entertainment for the kids. Participants (adults and kids) are encouraged to don their best “royal” outfits. The students will be creating crowns in their Art classes at school. An email with more information will be coming soon.


Wednesday, April 17th // 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Each year our school celebrates the death, burial, and resurrection of our Lord by hosting a “Flowering of the Cross” ceremony. Students are invited to bring a flower to school that day to place it on a special cross.


Thursday, April 18th from 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

GCA is excited to announce that our fifth annual Grandparents’ Day will be on Thursday, April 18th, from 9:30-11:30 am. We set aside this day to honor the grandparents of our GCA students and to give them a special opportunity to spend time with their grandchild(ren) while at school. Grandparents’ Day registration forms are due on or before Thur., April 11th .


Friday, April 19th and Monday, April 22nd

School will be closed for Good Friday and Easter Monday. Childcare services will not be available on those dates.


Friday, May 24th, 9:30 am and 11:30 am

This year we are excited to announce that we will be having our first Preschool Graduation Ceremony for the Chippies and Squirrels on Friday, May 24th at 9:30 am. Later that same day we will have Kindergarten and 5th Grade Graduation Ceremonies during the 11:30 am program. Family and friends are invited, and be sure to bring the camera.

Important Dates

April 17 - Flowering of the Cross Chapel, 9:30 am

April 18 - Grandparents’ Day, 9:30-11:30 am

April 19 - Good Friday, School Closed. - Child care services will not be available

April 22 - Easter Monday. School Closed. - Child care services will not be available.

April 24 - Chapel for Character Awards, 9:30 am

April 27 - Royalty Run/Walk Fundraiser 10:00 am