Last Friday, Timothy Christian School in Owen Sound (TCS) held its first annual Winter Gala Fundraising Dinner. The evening allowed for a time of community building and celebration, says TCS Principal, Matt Bittel. He attributes much of the gala’s success to parents from the school, who spent two days preparing food for the dinner. The […]
As Principal of King’s Christian Collegiate, John De Boer has played an instrumental role in advancing the school’s dynamic vision for education. I caught up with John last week to hear his thoughts about learning, professional development, and the future of King’s Christian Collegiate, a lively and innovative OACS member school in Oakville that serves over 540 students.
It’s been one week since members of the Wallaceburg Christian School community (WCS) attended the grand opening of Re:Find, a charity thrift shop that supports the work of the school. Described by its managers as upscale, funky and eclectic, Re:Find provides customers with a wide range of gently used goods— clothes, furniture, knick-knacks and more. […]
Fifty-four teams from Christian schools in Ontario (some coming all the way from New York State, as well) traveled to Bowmanville earlier this month, for Knox Christian School’s (KCS) 20th annual Invitational Volleyball Tournament. The event began on Friday afternoon, with girls and boys teams gathering for dinner at KCS before competing in games scheduled […]
Visitors to the Smithville Christian High School (SCHS) YouTube channel may have already seen footage of the Senior Boys Volleyball team putting their athletic prowess into practice. The skillful teamwork demonstrated by the SCHS volleyball players in the “Sr. Boys Volleyball SOSSA Champions!” video, is was what helped the team win provincial gold at last […]
As cold fronts sweep over Ontario, students at Woodstock Christian School (WCS) are taking time to provide warm outerwear for those who need it. This November, Grade Eight, Grade Three and Senior Kidergarten classes challenged their school community to donate 100 coats to the Coats for Kids program, through a ministry called Operation Sharing. “Though […]
In collaboration with Kingston’s Youth Network (KYN), Quinte Christian High School will host a community-wide Christian Youth Worship Concert this Friday at 7:30 P.M. Students from the school will unite with students from the seven churches that comprise the KYN, in the sanctuary of the Salvation Army Citadel in Kingston. The concert will feature two […]
This November, the City of Barrie named Unity Christian High School as the 2013 Winner of the Heritage Preservation Award, in the Institutional category. “I personally want to commend the host of volunteers that all share in receiving this award. It truly is in recognition to all the members of our community who have poured […]
It’s hard to believe that the OACS community has been meeting for its Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Conference for over sixty years. Last Saturday, board and staff members from Christian schools across Ontario gathered at King’s Christian Collegiate in Oakville to attend the 61st OACS AGM, with the goal of equipping and encouraging one another through workshops, engaging presentations and meaningful conversation.
Etudier le français c’es très amusant (studying french is very fun). It’s not a phrase you hear every day, but it certainly applies to Grade 11 and 12 French students at Smithville Christian High School. If there’s one thing that the class’s student created and directed music video, “Nos deux langues” communicates, it’s that learning french can be fun. Very fun.