Calvin Christian School in Hamilton

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Vision

Calvin Christian School’s vision is that all God’s children are “thoroughly equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:17.

Cornerstone

“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters.” (Colossians 3:23)

OACS News Service Stories

  • css-logoWalk or bike for CCS!
    Calvin Christian School’s (CCS) Walk/Bike-a-thon is fast approaching! Join the CCS community on May 31st at 8 a.m. on the beautiful Rail Trail through the Dundas Valley Conservation Area. The event will be a great opportunity for CCS supporters to walk or bike up to 20km, connect with friends, and raise money for the school ...

  • 1977302_615634925179088_2122401942_nA good year for CCS thrift shop
    Volunteers at Calvin Christian School’s re-Source Thrift Shop invite community members to drop by for coffee, cake and conversation on April 2nd, to celebrate a successful first year of business. Since opening its doors last April, profits from re-Source have gone towards the support of Christian education, locally and beyond. The store is operated by the ...

  • EmusaHelping Emusa Basic School Rebuild
    After hearing about a fierce wind storm that destroyed the roof of Emusa Basic School in Zambia, teachers at Calvin Christian School (CCS) in Hamilton were eager to help. The circumstances sounded bleak: damage sustained by the building from the wild weather meant that classes had to take place beneath the shade of nearby ...

  • StduentsDo First Nations People Have the Right to Protest?
    Over 40 First Nations protesters stopped traffic on Highway 6 in Caledonia this October. Members from the Six Nations of the Grand River created a peaceful blockade as a way of standing in solidarity with the First Nations in New Brunswick, where escalating tensions between shale gas protesters and the RCMP lead to 40 arrests ...

  • Thin-client technology saves computer costs
    When Calvin Christian School recently embarked on a quest to update the 30 computers in its lab, it discovered a way to spend a third of what it would cost to replace the machines. Thin-client technology allows the computers to be used as a screen, mouse and keyboard that runs applications remotely on a thin client ...

  • Students harvesting produce for good
    Students from two OACS member schools recently ensured local produce didn’t go to waste and spent time in the fields for a good cause. At Calvin Christian School in Hamilton, Grade 6 students spent a September afternoon working to salvage crops from a community garden. The group mostly picked green and yellow beans, as well as ...

  • Hamilton school aims to reduce capital debt
    Face-to-face peer approach garners increased support Calvin Christian School (CCS) in Hamilton has experienced significant success in its campaign to eliminate the school debt. “We were overwhelmed by the support that we got from our community,” says Tony Steenbeek, chair of the Light the Path Campaign. Launched in early 2007, the goal of the campaign is to raise ...

  • Foundation for Niagara Christian Schools adds six new member schools
    Changes name to Foundation for Niagara & Hamilton area Christian Schools The Foundation for Niagara Christian Schools (FNCS) has added six new member schools and is in the process of changing its name to the Foundation for Niagara & Hamilton area Christian Schools (FNHCS). Theo Meester, treasurer of FNCS, points out that unaffordable tuition is one of ...

  • Hamilton school accommodates a great deal to meet needs of individual students
    Collaboration, accountability and a qualified special education team key to success Calvin Christian School (CCS) in Hamilton seeks to do whatever it can to meet the needs of individual students. “We do a lot of work towards accommodating and modifying and that’s appreciated,” says principal Ted Postma. “It’s become a trademark of our school.” The school’s special education ...

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