Hello! It is hard to believe that it is already the middle of November. We have had a great first week of second quarter. We continued learning about fractions and mixed numbers in math class. In language class, we continued our study of Number the Stars by learning about civilians who joined the resistance during WWII. Continue reading the blog to find out about all important dates and assessments.

November Numeracy Challenge

Grace Christian School elementary students will have the opportunity to participate in the Mathletics November Numeracy Challenge from November 15-21.  Students will participate in online math activities through Mathletics and receive points for their hard work.  Students’ contributions will help GCS be ranked worldwide.

Usborne Literacy Fair 

It is time once again for our Annual Usborne Literacy Fair.  This event has typically allowed our school library to receive hundreds of dollars worth of books for free.  The fair will be running throughout this week into parent-teacher conferences.  Please be looking for a further announcement that will provide more details for placing your order.

Assessments this Week

Wednesday – Final Comprehension Test for Number the Stars

Thursday – Math Quiz

Important Dates:

GCS Professional Development Day (No School) – Monday, November 15th

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Day – Wednesday, November 16th

Parent-Teacher Interviews – Thursday, November 18th (Evening)

Parent-Teacher Interviews (No School) – Friday, November 19th


Mrs. MacDougall