Grizzly Weekly Update 9/19/2021

What's going on around the den?

Instructional Support

Students unable to be on campus can check in with core teachers during scheduled times for additional instructional support via Zoom. Click here to find your teacher's availability and Zoom link.

Reading EOG Scores

Reading EOG scores from last school year (May 2021) are now available and will be sent home with students this week!

Grades in PowerSchool

In order to monitor student progress, student grades are available in Powerschool. If you cannot access your Parent Powerschool Portal, please email Reach out to your child's teachers with any questions about assignments and grades. Thank you!


All teachers at GCF are using Canvas as the learning management system. If your child is absent or unable to be on campus for any reason, learning can still continue while they access their instructional materials from home. Please reach out to your child's teacher if you require any assistance with Canvas.
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Any students unable to be on campus can make a Counselor Request by clicking here.

Not Feeling Well?

If you have a child that is not feeling well, please keep them home and contact Nurse Green ( as soon as possible. She will give you guidance and next steps based on current Craven County Schools protocols.

Home Volleyball Match, Tuesday 9/21

Tucker Creek @ GCF; match begins at 4 p.m. and admission is $5. Masks must be worn by all spectators. Student spectators may remain on campus and report directly to the gym after school ends.

There will be an away game @ HMS on 9/23.

Away Football Game, Wednesday 9/22

GCF @ Pamlico; game begins at 6 p.m. and admission is $5.

Girls Soccer Tryouts

Girls soccer tryouts will take place on September 27th and 29th. A current physical and athletic packet must be complete in order to attend. Please email Coach Blakelock ( with any questions.

Cell Phones @ GCF

Students are not allowed to check their phones during class. Please call the front office with any messages that need to get to your student before the end of the school day. Thank you for your help with this matter!
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7th Grade Immunizations

All students must have the following immunizations before entering the 7th grade or by age 12:

  • 1 dose Tdap booster (Tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis)
  • 1 dose MCV (meningococcal conjugate)

Students have until September 21st to be in compliance. Please call Nurse Green at GCF with any questions.

Backpack Blessings

"Backpack Blessings" are now available to any student in need. Please contact Ms. Hall if your student is in need of food to take home over the weekend.

Rent the Rock

We are so excited to be able to offer our grizzly families the opportunity to "Rent the Rock" at GCF. Spirit rock rentals will be offered for $25 per week and are a great way to celebrate our students and staff. Click here to learn more about renting our spirit rock!

GCF Spirit Wear

It is not too late to purchase GCF spirit wear! Click the link below to shop- currently 30% off!

Help Fund a Project at GCF!

PTO Needs YOU!

The GCF PTO needs your support! If you are interested in joining, volunteer opportunities, donating, or staying up-to-date with PTO happenings, please click the link for more information.