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Boys Varsity Basketball Ends Season with Heartbreaking Regional Loss

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The Varsity basketball season has officially come to an end. The season has been packed full of lasting memories and ground-breaking, history making moments. The boys made history when they won the very first round of sectionals, but they did not quit there. They went on to become sectional champions, and then they went through […]

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Boys Varsity Basketball Looks Forward to Regional

Sectional champs

By Steve McClure, The Daily Journal “Gas up the bus, we’re going to Martinsville.” That’s the war-cry echoing through the halls of Greenwood Christian Academy this week – home of the Cougars’ boys basketball team that’s making preparations for Saturday’s appearance at the IHSAA Class A regional at Martinsville. Granted, this may be only one […]

Confidence and Composure Mark Student Success in I-STEP

Mrs. Cross helps Dorothy O'Dell during a classroom activity.

Sweaty palms, dizziness, shortness of breath. These sensations, so common to anxious students around the country during I-STEP, gave way to feelings of confidence and composure as Greenwood Christian Academy’s I-STEP testing went underway this week. The fear of the unknown was quickly replaced by the thrill of the known. “I thought it would be […]

Cougars Take First Boys Basketball Sectional Championship

Sectional champs

As the old saying goes, “Sometimes the best offense is a good defense.”  That strategy proved effective Saturday night as GCA won its first boys basketball sectional championship, defeating Waldron 44-42. Going into the game, the Cougars keyed in on defending two of Waldron’s best players.  The plan, according to Coach Satre, was for senior […]

Winterfest A Success

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Winterfest is GCA’s biggest annual fundraiser and typically brings in around $25,000 each year. This year was no exception—$25,283 was raised, which was slightly lower than last year’s total, but nonetheless significant. The event also boasted record attendance. No matter the amount that comes in, Mrs. Slater, the coordinator of the event, always considers it […]

Broadcast Students Find Fun and Reward in Filming School News

Kelly, Elena, Emily and Grace creating the news in Broadcast Video class.

Every community relies on good journalism to provide it with relevant news and information. Greenwood Christian Academy is no different. While the Journalism class provides in-depth news  through the bi-monthly Cougar Chronicles, the Broadcast Video class provides a bi-weekly lighthearted look at school news that blends humor and creative skits. Made-up of upperclassmen, the Broadcast class […]

Building Sites for the Future

Catie working on a biography website of Shirley Temple.

In an effort to prepare students for a future in the digital age, Greenwood Christian Academy offers a variety of technology classes. Mr. Barrow’s Computer Applications class teaches students basic skills in internet research, the creation of PowerPoint presentations and website design. Designing websites has been a particular favorite for many students. 7th grader Peyton […]

Ross Takes State Championship Title

Alexandra Ross

Last weekend freshman Alexandra Ross competed in the State tournament for bowling. In order to get there, she had to qualify for Sectionals, Regionals, Semi-state, and finally State. At State she scored 702 for the three games of qualifying. Her score placed her as number one seed for the step ladder finals. In the finals, […]

Congratulations to the Students of the Semester!

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These students were nominated by teachers for their hard work. 5th grade- Dane Crick and Hannah Farley         Freshman- Emma Manship and Ellie Everts 6th grade- Daniel Crisler and Kayla Kovacs      Sophomore- Hannah Peters and Shekinah Calderon 7th grade- Peyton Elmore and Destiny Clark     Junior- Meghan Mercier and Camden Johnson 8th grade- Isabel Houston and Zach […]

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