GCS News

GCS News

The latest news and posts from around Grace Community School.
Mrs. Kay Green – GCS Staff Spotlight

Mrs. Kay Green – GCS Staff Spotlight

"In the Grace Library, I find the best way I get to Teach Jesus is through literature. I get to take a book that maybe even wasn't written by a Christian author, but we can find Jesus in the book and find a lesson of life that we can use." Learn more about Mrs. Green,...

Mr. John Keeling – GCS Staff Spotlight

Mr. John Keeling – GCS Staff Spotlight

"I teach government; government is all about the kingdom of man, but my students aren't citizens of that kingdom primarily. They are citizens of the Kingdom of God first and foremost and Teaching Jesus means I help them live that out." Watch all of Mr. Keeling's Staff...

Mrs. Jamey Felton – GCS Staff Spotlight

Mrs. Jamey Felton – GCS Staff Spotlight

“What I love the most about my job is just the kids, I get to hug on them and teach them all day and just do life with them and their families. It’s a blessing to me to just be around them each and every day.” Watch Mrs. Felton’s GCS Staff Spotlight. #TeachingJesus...

Coach Kendall Fox – GCS Staff Spotlight

Coach Kendall Fox – GCS Staff Spotlight

"I chose Grace for the reason of family atmosphere and the opportunity to pour into student the love that Jesus has shown me through other coaches and teachers in my life." Watch more of Coach Kendall Fox's GCS Staff Spotlight. #TeachingJesus #WeLoveGCS...

Grace Wins Top State Honors with 2021 Henderson Cup

Grace Wins Top State Honors with 2021 Henderson Cup

Grace Community School wins the 2021 Henderson Cup, the overall state championship award given by the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS). This annual award is presented to the school that earns the most points in 27 TAPPS competitions in a...

Jay Blogs – 2021 Commencement

Jay Blogs – 2021 Commencement

On May 22, we held the commencement exercises for the Grace Community School Class of 2021. With 91 graduates, it is our second-largest graduating class in our school’s history. The class was also awarded $9,535,809 in academic scholarships from colleges and...

Sign Up for a Summer Camp

Sign Up for a Summer Camp

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

Jay Blogs – Broken and Grateful

Jay Blogs – Broken and Grateful

As I’ve reflected on the school year and its many blessings, God has brought me back time and time again to this Christian idea of brokenness before the Lord. Ann Voskamp notes that the key to life is “not about growing tough enough to take what life throws at you;...

Jay Blogs – Stuff Your Mom Said

Jay Blogs – Stuff Your Mom Said

My mother is a southern belle, a steel magnolia, and a force of nature. She was born in Tyler, in the house I raised my girls. Her father died when she was seven. She was raised by an emotionally-distant mother who didn’t know how to handle the grief of being a widow,...

Online Auction Ends Friday!

Online Auction Ends Friday!

The Grace annual online auction ends Friday, May 7th at 11:45 PM.  Bid on exclusive experiences like principal for a day, join the drum line, reserved parking, and much more. Click here to start bidding!

Jay Blogs – Best Friend

Jay Blogs – Best Friend

This past weekend, I did something really fun. I attended a wedding of one of my childhood friends. Not a kid with whom I went to high school, or played football together, but a neighborhood kid.  You know, the kind you’ve known since you were four or five years old:...