About Chris Drake

Here are my most recent posts

A Strong Reputation


We have been strongly encouraged on the college admissions front this semester, and I want to share a bit of that excitement with you.  Check out the following anecdotes from our interactions with college admission officers over the past few weeks: Three different Christian universities, all with strong, nationwide reputations, have specifically reached out to […]

Student Spotlight: Jesse Edwards

The shaping of a student’s life, with each individual’s giftings and abilities, is an inspiration to watch over time!  As a teacher, watching a student’s life take shape before you is like witnessing a masterpiece being painted over years of time. Jesse Edwards is one of the students I have had the privilege of teaching […]

Fearfully & Wonderfully Made


As an employee for the school, I often get asked what makes Grace special?  What makes it worth the investment? Stories like this one are how I answer that question.  Below is a guest post from GCS parent Tracy Blacketer (pictured below with her daughter Bailey) with a story that I hope touches your heart as […]