GCS News

GCS News

The latest news and posts from around Grace Community School.
Summer Camp Spotlight – Elf, Jr the Musical

Summer Camp Spotlight – Elf, Jr the Musical

GCS campers will be performing Elf Jr, the Musical for Camp Spotlight (drama camp)!   Presenting the modern-day holiday classic, Elf The Musical JR., written by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin with music by Matthew Sklar and lyrics by Chad Beguelin:  Buddy, a young...

GCS Student Selected as Texas All-State Musician

GCS Student Selected as Texas All-State Musician

Clark Xiong, a member of the Grace Community School Choir performed with the Texas All-State Small School Choir in San Antonio in February 2020 at the Henry B. González Convention Center as part of the 2020 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Convention. Clark...

Jay Blogs – Moving Forward

Jay Blogs – Moving Forward

As all of us have watched the sad and frightening images around our nation in response to the death of George Floyd, I know we’re all deeply troubled. His death was sickening and tragic, an outworking of the fall of man and a broken, sinful world. What’s happened in...

2020 Summer Camps

2020 Summer Camps

Grace Community School is hosting summer camps as planned, in compliance with all local and state guidelines. To register, click here.

Jay Blogs – Built to Last

Jay Blogs – Built to Last

Last night, GCS graduated 63 seniors in the Class of 2020. We call this ceremony “commencement,” because it is the beginning of their new life, equipped with everything we’ve given them. This address always serves as my last blog of the school year, as I take my usual...

Jay Blogs – Grown in Gratefulness

Jay Blogs – Grown in Gratefulness

I was reading an article in the May 4th edition of the Wall Street Journal entitled, “A Surprising Way to Stay Resilient.” In the article, Elizabeth Bernstein shared that one miracle technique, more than any other, fortified the “psychological immune system,” a...

GCS placed 2nd in TAPPS Documentary Category

GCS placed 2nd in TAPPS Documentary Category

GCS students placed 2nd in TAPPS Documentary Category for "Moby Dick the Musical the Documentary." The documentary was directed and edited by Aaron Caskey, Alexis Evans, Aidan Stinson, and Drew Roark. This 2020 TAPPS Documentary Submission was a two-year effort in...

Jay Blogs – Revisiting Gratefulness

Jay Blogs – Revisiting Gratefulness

I’m going to share a very personal story, which I try not to do very often. I don’t want to be an “overshare” guy, because I always wanted my blog to honor and glorify Jesus, and not be an outlet for narcissism.  I’m telling this story because I think it accomplishes...

The 2020-2021 school year starts in...