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GHA Kindergarten In Action

GHA’s new Kindergarten program is gaining steam.   Parents are noticing, staff members are excited, and students are excelling. Recently, we captured some “film” to share at least a small glimpse of what happens in “that room by the gym.” Kiana Reading: Working out a shape puzzle (?–I forget what it’s really called) GHA Kindergarten […] Continue reading →

Alumni Spotlight: Matt D. Yoder

Matt Yoder, 2010 GHA graduate and son of Paul & Darlene Yoder, is currently serving in a mission school near Cayo, Belize.  We asked Matt to share a little snapshot of his day-to-day routine, and how his experiences are shaping him… Most mornings around here start with awaking to the sound of my alarm clock […] Continue reading →

GHA holds on vs. MCS, 64-55

In this video, Will Shetler grabs the rebound and passes it up to Jordan Stoltzfus, who finishes off the play with 2pts. After giving up a 12-point lead, GHA Flames trailed by 8 points in the 4th Quarter. However, in last several minutes, the Flames put the game away with a commanding 9 point victory. […] Continue reading →

2nd Grade Kite Poems

Second grade wrote shape poems today about kites. Some of these poems bring tears to my eyes. In their writing, I see their shining young souls.  – Miss Miller   Kites red, yellow orange, brown, green, They zoom across the sky. I like to see them dance up there. And the wind whistling. And I […] Continue reading →

Did you hear about the Australian boy who received a new boomerang for his birthday?…

…he spent two days trying to throw the old one away.  haha This past Friday, GHA students made some great memories with Gary Broadbent.   This man is wildly crazy about boomerangs.  Eats, sleeps, and drinks them, apparently.   He explained how boomerangs are history (where did they come from?), science (how do they work?), carpentry (how […] Continue reading →

First Week in Pictures

This has definitely been my favorite “first week” at GHA. The staff did a fantastic job making the first day memorable.   It’s awesome to see the enthusiasm from the staff and students for the new school term.  For some reason the buzz in the air this year seems…I don’t know…extra special maybe? Here are a […] Continue reading →