Elementary

Our elementary department includes 1st Grade thru 6th and our teachers are highly qualified and committed to serving students and their families! Teachers strive to provide engaging learning experiences that inspire and challenge students.

A strong emphasis is placed on Reading and Writing. Character development and biblical principles are integrated throughout the content areas. In addition, our educational program provides differentiated instruction to meet the needs of all learners. Technology is utilized to enhance instruction and learning. Field trips and guest speakers enrich specific units of study and provide real-life application opportunities. Students benefit from a full range of resource classes provided by skilled instructors.

6th grade

Extra Enrichment:

  • Scripture Memorization
  • DARE program
  • Meet the Masters art enrichment
  • History Fair
  • Science Fair

Electives:

  • Art
  • Music
  • PE
  • Computers
  • 3D Printing
5th grade
Science Fair
4th Grade
St. Louis Arch
D.A.R.E. Program
Rocket Club
Walking through the hallways and looking in each classroom, I appreciate seeing the well-worn Bibles out on top of each teacher’s desk.

Mark Wilcox

2017-07-12T17:27:24+00:00

Mark Wilcox

Walking through the hallways and looking in each classroom, I appreciate seeing the well-worn Bibles out on top of each teacher’s desk.
We enrolled our children at Great River because of the advanced curriculum.  What we received were two students whose hearts had been touched.

Cynthia & Bill Becker

2017-07-13T18:35:06+00:00

Cynthia & Bill Becker

We enrolled our children at Great River because of the advanced curriculum.  What we received were two students whose hearts had been touched.
My sister is a curriculum director in the public school system and she is amazed how early different concepts are taught…”

Kathy Olson

2017-07-13T18:35:49+00:00

Kathy Olson

My sister is a curriculum director in the public school system and she is amazed how early different concepts are taught…”
We love GRCS not only for the Bible teaching of salvation through Christ, but also for the high standards of academics.”

Sam and Angie Boyer

2017-07-13T18:36:35+00:00

Sam and Angie Boyer

We love GRCS not only for the Bible teaching of salvation through Christ, but also for the high standards of academics.”