Applications are now being accepted for the Huntington Ingalls Industries Scholarship Fund for the 2019-2020 school year. The fund will award scholarships of up to $3,000 toward pre-school education costs. For more information about the scholarship fund and to apply, please visit these Scholarship America sites:
Pre-kindergarten School Readiness Program: http//www.scholarsapply,org/hii-readiness
Dismissal will be at noon on Wed., March 20th. During the afternoon, teachers will be working on certification and accreditation requirements. If you need childcare during the afternoon hours that day, then you will need to fill out and return the form with payment to Mrs. Sagman on or before Friday, March 15th. This will allow us to staff our childcare according to state mandated ratios.
The school and childcare will be closed on Monday, April 1st through Friday, April 5th.
Students will be bringing flowers to school for a special Easter Chapel. Family members are invited to join us at 9:30 am on April 17th.
GCA is excited to announce our fifth annual Grandparents’ Day 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. More information will be coming home soon.
Your presence is requested at our first “Royalty Dash” run/walk on Saturday, April 27th , 10:00-1:00 pm. This will be a fun event for the ENTIRE FAMILY. After the run/walk, hot dogs and hamburgers will be will be served fresh off the grill. Children may dress as royalty (crowns & tiaras, etc.), and they will have a special visit from a royal princess.
March 10th - Daylight Savings Time
March 20th - Early dismissal at noon for Teacher In-service Day, Child Care services will be available
March 26th - 3rd Grade Field Trip to Windsor Meade
March 27th - Character Awards Chapel – Creativity, 9:30-10:00 am
April 1st - 5th - Spring Break, school and childcare will be closed
April 10th - During Chapel we will recognize military children and their families. 9:30 am
April 12th - Wear Purple Day- to honor military children and their families