Granville Academy

Week of March 11, 2019

In this Edition of Granville Academy

Information about Granville Academy and the GA Pirates:

  • Message from Dr. Wrenn
  • Congratulations to our GA Pirates
  • PTA Meeting: March 14th
  • District Spelling Bee: March 14th
  • School Dance: April 26th K-5 & 6-8
  • Granville Academy Volunteers
  • School Choice Letter of Intent
  • Friday Fun Day (K-8)
  • Math, Science & Technical Support
  • Granville Academy Application 2019 - 2020
  • Truck Fair: 5th & 8th Grades
  • Book Club
  • Upcoming GA Dates
  • GA Birthdays

Information for Grades 6-8

  • Musical Field Trip Information
  • Weekly Checklists

Information for Grades 9-12

  • High School Registration
  • Summer School Registration
  • Senior Caps and Gowns
  • 11th Graders & the ACT
  • Tutoring & Lab Schedule

GA Information for All

Message from Dr. Wrenn

Hello Pirates,

We have many activities occurring this month.

If you are a high school student, please consider visiting The largest college fair in our area will be Tuesday, March 19 at the Raleigh Convention Center from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The event is free, but students should preregister at to avoid the long lines.

Thursday, March 14 is a district early release day. Teachers will be in professional development. All students need to be picked up by 12 Noon on Thursday.

PTO meeting on Thursday, March 14 at the Granville Academy Tar River Campus in Room 103B at 5 PM.

All students need to complete the weekly plans and parents initial to make sure all students are staying on track and will finish the year strong.

Thank you,

Principal Wrenn

Congratulations: Ayden Kaleel & Kathy Velazquez-Tapia

Congratulations to Ayden Kaleel for making the baseball team and Kathy Velazquez-Tapia for making the soccer team at Northern Granville Middle School. Way to represent Granville Academy! We are so proud!

GA PTA Meeting

Thursday, March 14th, 5pm

2642 Philo White Road

Franklinton, NC

Join GA PTA for a meeting at the Granville Academy TRES campus in room 103B.

Link to Join Virtually:

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

District Spelling Bee

Thursday, March 14th, 6:30pm

2642 Philo White Road

Franklinton, NC

Please join us for the district spelling bee to help support our very own Pirate: Natalie Ollila!

School Dance: Grades K-5 & 6-8

Friday, April 26th, 6-9pm

2642 Philo White Road

Franklinton, NC

Stay tuned for more information about the theme of the dance! There will be two separate dances happening in one location!

Volunteer Form

Any parents who are planning to go on field trips, help with classroom activities or assist with school activities must complete the Granville County Volunteer Form.

This form is a requirement by Granville County Schools and performs a background check on applicants to make sure we keep our students safe.

Granville Academy: School of Choice 2019-2020 Intent

Granville Academy Families:

Please complete the School of Choice Letter of Intent 2019-2020 form for the upcoming academic school year! This form will indicate your student(s) enrollment at Granville Academy. Thank you for choosing us!

Friday Fun Day

Friday, March 1st, 2019 was the first Granville Academy Fun Day! Check out the pictures and slideshow that only shows a portion of the fun that was had by our students, staff and their families!

Stay tuned for information about our next Friday Fun Day!

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NEW: Math, Science and Tech Support

NEW tutoring information and support sessions this week!

Join Mrs. Danielle Igims on Monday (3/11) and Wednesday (3/13) from 4:30 to 6pm for Math support at the GA Campus at TRES.

Math support will also be hosted this week at the Northern Granville Middle School campus on Wednesday (3/13) with Ms. Kimberly Allison from 4:30 to 6pm.

Science support is available this week on Wednesday (3/13) BY APPOINTMENT ONLY with Mrs. Bethany Young. Please complete this form to sign up! Please note, you must sign up in order to attend with Mrs. Young.

GA Application 2019-2020 School Year

Only new students should apply! Current students do not need to apply.

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Granville Academy Book Club

Do you like reading for fun?

If so, join the GA Book Club! The book club is just beginning and is geared toward students who enjoy reading. A GA parent will be hosting the meetings and there are hopes to include fun activities such as discussions, book signings with authors, and SNACKS! If you are interested in joining the GA Book Club, please complete this quick form.

Link to Book Club Form:

Information for Grades 6-8

Field Trip: April 10, 2019

On April 10, 2019, the Granville Academy Middle Grades students are attending the 1:00 pm matinee of “Percy Jackson the Musical at DPAC in Durham. We have collected money, purchased tickets and filled our bus, but there are still tickets available at the box office if you would like to attend the show. This story is a middle school favorite.

Information for Grades 9-12

Attention Class of 2019!

Please complete the Granville Academy Class of 2019 form that includes information about upcoming senior dues. Senior dues will include senior breakfast, cap, gown, and 2019 tassel. All cap and gowns will be ordered and provided in time for senior portraits. All seniors must pay the senior fee in order to receive caps and gown. Graduation is Saturday, June 15th at 4 PM.

Attention all Juniors!

Granville Academy 11th Graders,

This is a quick reminder that the ACT makeup test from the February 20th date is scheduled for Tuesday, March 12th. The ACT will be given at Granville Central High School in Room 2500.

All Granville Academy students testing for the ACT should report to the main office by 8:15am. Pencils, scratch paper, and a calculator will be provided to all students for testing purposes. To ensure a successful testing day:

- Please make sure to get a good night's sleep before the test

- Eat a healthy breakfast

- Bring a snack for the break provided

As a reminder, the ACT assessment offered is a requirement for graduation, Thank you!

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