VCA Boys Varsity Basketball Big Win

by David Laylor on Dec 15, 2017 7:38:40 PM

Coach Rucker and the Boys Varsity Basketball Team are well on the way to another championship season with tonight's big win over Broadwater Academy at the NSA Holiday Tournament!
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A Cheerful Giver

by Christine Dewitt on Nov 14, 2017 8:06:11 AM

If it has been a while since you have read O. Henry’s short story, The Gift of the Magi, it is time to dust off your virtual O. Henry anthology and read the story again.  If you have never read the story, take the time now to read...
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Raising a Reader

by Christine Dewitt on Nov 2, 2017 2:42:37 PM

I have to confess that I am a very enthusiastic reader of counter-intuitive educational, economic, scientific, or cultural studies. For example, did you know that the verdict is in on small class size, yet small class size has...
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In Honor of Martin Luther, Here Are 4 Issues to Nail to the Door

by Brian Hodges on Oct 31, 2017 9:42:07 PM

Exactly 500 years ago, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the chapel door in Wittenberg, Germany. He made a profound statement, and was excommunicated for it, but his actions changed the world. In honor of his contribution to...
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Classical Education Producing Results

by David Laylor on Oct 25, 2017 9:22:29 AM

Congratulation to Macy Thornton, a Veritas Collegiate Academy 8th grader and blog contributor. Macy is the 2017 national winner for the Fiction Short Story category of the International Pentecostal Holiness Church (IPHC) Fine...
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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 Veritas was just another school where...
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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 years. The titles introduce the...
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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 had been squished into white carpeting, and...
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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 the guardians (leaders, warriors, etc.) and the youth. This notion...
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