By Sophie W, 12th Grade
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, it was a period of pondering, of questioning, of overwhelming doubt about everything we know to be true. Okay, all of that is false. What is true is that a short time ago, the staff of Shoreline Christian School decided to spice things up. They decided that some of our Fridays needed to be more...phenomenal. If you haven’t yet read Joel Bratt’s article on Phenomenal Fridays, I recommend you do so ASAP (which, of course, stands for Act Swiftly Awesome Person). He very nicely explained the conversations and reasoning behind Phenomenal Fridays. Now I present to you a student reaction - an after-the-fact review of our first experience with Phenomenal Friday.
Education isn't a tree, it's a web.
About a year ago, I asked Mr. Visser where he thinks schooling will be in five years, ten years, fifteen years? At the time we were talking about technology, but what ensued was a much larger discussion about schooling in general -- one that I think holds great promise for SCS.
Welcome to the next segment of our “Top Things for Back-to-School” series; from here on out, the lists will be more focused in topic. Read more >> about Top Things High School Families Should Know About Back-to-School!
Over the coming weeks, we’re going to bring you a series of blog posts of the things you most need to know about coming back to school! The first in the series applies to ALL our amazing families. Read more >> about 10 Things All Families Should Know About Back to School!
Post by: Andrea DeYoung, SCS Parent and Board Member
Hi SCS community, wanted to jot down a recap of the topics from the last Board Meeting on December 8, 2014. We began with a devotion from Alisha Steich and spent time in thanks and prayer for our wonderful students. Next we received updates from each of the board members for the committees on which they sit.
Some people count their high school experiences as their “glory days”: full of potential, hope, enthusiasm; lacking in responsibilities like student loans, rent, car payments. Read more >> about Glory Days