GatorBytes: Happy Labor Day!
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GatorBytes August 30, 2018

Happy Labor Day weekend! We hope that you enjoy your day off and get to spend special time with your family! Remember that there is no school on Friday, August 31st and Monday, September 3rd. Make sure you sign up in the school office if you need childcare on August 31st. This Wednesday chapel will be led by Mr. Dave, family and friends are always invited to attend! Make sure you are reading your teachers newsletters and checking Brightwheel to keep up with all the exciting things our classes are doing! Keep scrolling to learn about what else we have going on at GCA this week!

Mark Your Calendars!
August 31st- No School Teacher In Service
September 3rd- Labor Day No School or Childcare
September 7th- Crazy sock day
September 20th- Picture Day
October 8th-12th- Fall Break 
October 18th-19th- Parent Teacher Conferences
August 31st Childcare Sign-up 
Childcare will be available on August 31st. If you need childcare please sign up in the school office or by emailing Miss Caitlin.
Childcare is by reservation only.
$20 for half day
$40 for a whole day
Picture Day September 20th
Picture day is coming up soon! If you child does not normally attend on Thursdays you can still bring them to have their picture taken at school. Stop in the school office or email Miss Caitlin for more information. 
Picture Day Volunteer
We will need one or two volunteers to help with teachers during Picture Day. Pictures will go from around 8:45am until 11:00 am. Volunteers will help with students while they are waiting for their pictures to be taken and will help keep the classes on schedule. If you are interested in volunteering for pictures day please email Miss Caitlin.
September Preschool Theme
This month our preschoolers will be talking about simple machines, construction, dirt, apples, trucks, and rocks
GC Moms Group
All Gethsemane Christian Academy Moms are invited to join us for a Monthly Moms Group. We will gather  with other moms for Fellowship, Teaching and Connecting. We offer FREE childcare and have a group that meets at 10am OR 7pm. Our first meet up is Wednesday September 5th at 10am or 7pm in the Gethsemane Church Commons. Email to RSVP for childcare.
September Lunch Menu

Click Here for the September Lunch Menu
Crazy Sock Day September  7th
Wear your craziest socks to school on September 7th! 
No School or Childcare September 3rd
Our campus will be completely closed on September 3rd. We hope you enjoy Labor Day with your family!
Introducing our Teachers!
This week we will learn a little more about Mrs. Lyons  in our Kindergarten class!
Background: I have been a first and second grade teacher for 25 years at Booker T Washington Elementary School in Mesa and love teaching young children. 

My family includes: I have been married to Tim for 40 years and we have two wonderful married children, Lesley and Tim. They and their spouses have each presented us with granddaughters...Cameron and Alexandra.
2018-2019 School Calendar
Click Here for the 2018-2019 School Calendar



  • Classes begin at 8:45 am
  • Pick up for half days is at 11:30 am
  • Pick up for Kindergarten is at 3:00 pm Monday through Thursday am and 2:00 on Fridays
  • Lunch starts at 11:30 am
  • Before and aftercare is available for $8 an hour




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