Granville Academy

Week of November 25, 2019

In this Edition of Granville Academy

Information about Granville Academy and the GA Pirates:


  • Happy Thanksgiving!
  • Science Olympiad Fundraisers
  • Wake Electric Grant Winner: Mrs. Mary Warehime
  • Granville Ed Foundation Grant Winner: Mrs. Maryellen Bickel
  • GA Hoodies: Orders Due THIS WEEK 11/27
  • Math Support
  • GA K-5 & 6-8 Family Support/Outreach Groups
  • Science Olympiad Calendar
  • Box Tops for Education
  • Volunteer Form
  • GA Online Spirit Apparel Store
  • Dates to Remember
  • November/December Birthdays

Information Grades K-5

  • Letters to Santa

Information Grades 6-8

  • Message from Mrs. Glass: Second Semester Info
  • Parent Overview of Edgenuity
  • Message from the MS Teachers
  • Weekly Checklists

Information Grades 9-12

  • VGCC Culinary Field Trip: December 5

Enrollment Information

  • Granville Academy Application 2019 - 2020

GA Information for All

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Science Olympiad Fundraisers

Thank you to everyone who helped to support the GA Science Olympiad Team last week! It was a lot of fun and we appreciate everyone who came!


There is another fundraiser coming soon that will run December 9th - 15th. Information is posted below and a live link will be shared soon to make purchases that can be sent directly to your home.

Upcoming Fundraiser: Popcorn Sales

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Wake Electric Grant Winner: Mrs. Mary Warehime!

Mrs. Mary Warehime is one recipient from GCPS who earned a Wake Electric Grant! Mrs. Warehime along with other winners were recently celebrated for their efforts!


Congratulations to Mrs. Warehime and thank you!

Granville Ed Foundation Grant Winner: Mrs. Bickel!

Congratulations to Mrs. Bickel (GA 2-3 teacher)! She received a grant from the Granville Ed Foundation to help our students!


Thank you, Mrs. Bickel and GEF!

Granville Academy Hoodies

Are you looking for a gift idea for your student?


The Granville Academy PTO is currently selling GA Hoodies! The order form is pictured below and accessible here. The forms will also be sent home with students attending face-to-face campuses. All forms are due on November 27th and orders will be given before Christmas break.


The hoodies will be $25 for Youth - Adult XL sizes and $30 for 2X/3X sizes. Order yours to sport your GA gear during these chilly days!

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Math Support with Ms. Maegan Frederick & Ms. Kimberly Allison

Ms. Kimberly Allison will provide Math Support to GA Pirates on Mondays & Tuesdays, 4:15-5:45pm at the GA Mary Potter Campus.


Ms. Maegan Frederick will provide support on Wednesdays at the GA Tar River Elementary campus beginning at 4:15. She will also be available through the use of Google Meet on Thursdays 4:30-5:45pm. (The week of Thanksgiving has modifications due to the holiday break)


Please use this information to join the virtual support sessions:


To join the video meeting, click either of the links provided: http://bit.ly/GAMathSupport or https://meet.google.com/xef-zpmw-cku
Otherwise, to join by phone, dial +1 409-923-0108 and enter this PIN: 848 276 927#

Granville Academy K-5 & 6-8 Family Support/Outreach Groups

K-5 & 6-8 Granville Academy families:


There are two Facebook groups that are set up for GA Pirates and families in grades K-5 & 6-8 (as parents and students) to come together and get to know each other better. The idea behind the pages is to have somewhere to go for support (help with assignments that may be confusing) or to plan a fun outing with the group ("Hey, anyone want to go to the park and have lunch this Friday?").


Please note the pages are set up to protect the privacy of students & families. Only GA Pirates are allowed to join. Please search for the groups on Facebook!


We are looking forward to getting to know our GA Pirates!

GA Science Olympiad Calendar

GA Box Tops for Education

Granville Academy is continuing to participate in the Box Top for Education program this year!


Please view the flyer below for updated information on how to participate and earn money for our school.

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Volunteer Form

Granville Academy is so lucky to have the number of active families within our GA community! If you are looking to volunteer for an event, please be sure to complete this volunteer form required by Granville County Public Schools. This form must be complete to assist with classroom parties, school dances, and extracurricular events.

Information Grades K-5

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Information Grades 6-8

Message from Mrs. Glass

The second semester is fast approaching! If you have any candidates for High school credit courses, please reach out to Mrs. Annette Glass (glassap@gcs.k12.nc.us) for more information.


Granville Online offers Earth Science, English 1, Spanish and World History for students that may wish to start with HS credit courses while in Middle School!


We also offer Creative Writing for MS students as a MS elective credit with Mrs. Barbara Poole!


Please make all of the requests using this form and ideally all requests should be made before the holiday break in December.


Thank you!


Granville Online Middle School Request Form 2019-2020

Weekly Message from the MS Teachers:

Good morning!


There is no new checklist of work for this week. Students who are behind should take advantage of this and try to get caught up on some of their work. Students are also welcome to work ahead if they choose to.


There will be tutoring after school today until 3pm.


There is Science Olympiad practice tomorrow (11/25) until 2:30pm. A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who came out to the Science Olympiad fundraiser last week!


Science Olympiad will be hosting another fundraiser December 9-15th selling popcorn. Be on the lookout for more updates soon!

Information Grades 9-12

Are you interested in working in the food industry?

The Vance Granville Community College Culinary Field Trip is Thursday, December 5th for interested High School students from across the district and include students from Granville Academy.


If you are interested in learning from Chef Jillian from VGCC and touring RiceWrap in Butner, please contact Mrs. Annette Glass (glassap@gcs.k12.nc.us).

Enrollment Information

GA Application 2019-2020 School Year

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

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