Entries by coreygraham

It is not Casual to be Human

A Reflection on Classical Education By John Hayward Over the course of my first trimester here at Covenant I had the opportunity at several gatherings with parents to share some personal reflections on how I have been blessed by my classical Christian education. Those reflections are the foundation for this new series of blogs. My […]

Follow: The Art of Disciplining Teens (and everyone else too)

by John Hayward, Upper School Dean The message of Scripture is simple. Read the gospels and you will be especially surprised at how clear and straightforward Jesus’ message is. There is little spin or nuance to the basic message. We should seek to follow Jesus in this simplicity that is not simplistic. So, here you […]

David Sonju with Mike Bunn on Global Mission Engagement

Q: What is JAARS? A: JAARS is Jungle Aviation and Radio Service. It’s basically just the technical branch of Wycliffe Bible Translators. Q: How do you help students catch a vision for missions when there’s the world outside telling them that “losing your life” is a pretty unattractive position? A:Well I think first of all, […]

What is the Covenant Difference?

Around this time last year, I began preparing for my first year of teaching at Covenant. My family and I were moving to the area from Brooklyn, New York, and I was thrilled about becoming part of the Covenant community, but not sure what to expect in the classroom. Up to this point I had […]

Commencement 2016: Celebrating God’s Faithfulness

On May 26, 2016, fourteen graduating seniors stood on stage at Covenant Christian Academy’s Commencement Ceremony while the auditorium filled with the lyrics of the ancient hymn “Great Is Thy Faithfulness.” At a time when most students are told again and again that the world is their oyster and that they can do anything, Covenant […]

Covenant 7th Grader Wins With Grace, Humilty

This year, Covenant 7th Grader Cole Wager entered the Little League World Series books by helping his Red Land team win the 2015 American Championship. Colehas attended Covenant Christian Academy since first grade and his parents credit his school for creating a balanced, grounded view of successes, big and small. “Covenant provides a community that […]

Update: Covenant Accreditation Report

We’re pleased to report a much anticipated package we recently received in the mail: our certificate of accreditation! This represents the culmination of over three years of diligent and impressive work by many, many people at our school. We can all walk a little taller now as we know we have successfully passed this thorough […]

A Conversation With Covenant’s New Faculty

The Covenant family is thrilled to welcome 7 extraordinary men and women who are joining our faculty in 2015-16. They come to us with expertise in their fields, enthusiasm for classical education, and an unmistakable love for students flowing from deep personal commitments to Jesus Christ.

The Covenant Difference

Matthew and Melea Haflett share their family’s experience with Covenant. We ask them if a Christ-centered learning environment has really made a difference for their child? #discovercovenant

Covenant Presents: “Slugs and Bugs LIVE”

On September 11, 2015, Covenant Christian Academy is proud to welcome “Slug and Bugs LIVE”—a one-of-a-kind family event for parents and kids to experience together. Randall Goodgame leads the approximately 45-minute performance with live music, background musical tracks, and brightly colored animated videos that extend through most of the songs.