The Difference of Having a Family Atmosphere at School

by Macy Thornton on Sep 6, 2017 8:25:58 PM

I have been attending Veritas Colligate Academy since the first grade, but I never really understood what people meant when they asked about the school’s “family atmosphere.” I always thought ...

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Practical Ways to Afford Private School

by Brian Hodges on Aug 16, 2017 10:38:00 PM

If you are looking for specific ways to help you afford private school for your children, the first step is simple. Simply don't spend money that you don't have.

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Summer Reading for Beginning Readers (Ages 4-6)

by Sheri Antoskow on Jul 27, 2017 10:24:05 PM

Summer is halfway over. If you intended to read with your kindergartener and haven’t started, don’t panic. Below is a list of great books for reading to children in the preschool through first grade ...

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5 Fun and Purposeful Activities for Your Toddler

by Tera Hodges on Jul 9, 2017 9:27:33 PM

I walked into a room and gasped at the colored spots splattered all over the white carpeting. I told myself that I will never let that happen. 

What I was gasping at was playdough that ...

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Guarding Your Child's Mind - To Censor or Not to Censor

by Macy Thornton on Jun 1, 2017 9:30:06 AM

In society today, our youth are being exposed to things beyond their capacity. In The Republic, Plato believed that media of the day needed to be censored for ...

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Classical Christian Education: An Answer to My Prayers

by Janet Garcia on May 21, 2017 7:51:07 PM

Our three beautiful children have attended Veritas Collegiate Academy (VCA) for the last three years. Before VCA we had been homeschooling for two years. I had a fifth grader and two kindergartners ...

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5 Reasons to Teach Your Child to Write ‘Thank You’ Notes

by Lauren Elkins on May 13, 2017 1:33:32 PM

A handwritten expression of gratitude benefits the writer and the recipient more than any text or email can.  Our understanding of culture, history, and our own families comes by reading ...

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Changing Your Pre-Teen’s Heart:  From Drama Queen to Peacemaker

by Tera Hodges on May 6, 2017 9:29:13 AM

Parenting a pre-teen girl is not for the faint of heart. Girls are going through physical changes, and the world is beginning to tempt them with social media. It’s a time when their ...

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The New Veritas Website Has Launched!

by Brian Hodges on May 2, 2017 7:00:00 AM

Thanks to everyone for following the Veritas blog. The blog is only a small part of a new phase for Veritas Collegiate Academy. The next big step is upon us.

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USA vs China High School Basketball:  A David and Goliath Sports Story - Local Virginia Team Goes to China and Beats Top-Ranked Team

by Brian Hodges on Apr 25, 2017 12:32:08 PM

In a truly David and Goliath moment, the small Veritas Collegiate Academy basketball team defeated a much larger team from Beijing.

The Veritas Collegiate Academy boys’ basketball team had ...

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