The following provides an overview of each subject in our junior high school program for the year. The classical Christian approach teaches each subject within a Christ-centered framework. The classical “tools of learning” are employed in the classroom, which accelerate student’s acquisition of academic skills and comprehension.
Bible: Christianity and World Religions
Social Studies/History: World Geography U.S. History: 1815 to Present – Veritas Press and others, and Biographies: David Livingstone, Hudson Taylor
Grammar, Composition: Classical Roots – Vocabulary A, B, C; Grammar: Warriner Grammar Courses; Great Literature from around the world: A Christmas Carol, A Wrinkle in Time, Treasure Island, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Around the World in 80 Days, Kidnapped, Oliver Twist, Time Machine, Best-Loved Folktales from Around the World, Kim, David Livingston, Adoniram Judson (Heroes of the Faith)
Mathematics: Student is placed in mathematics appropriate for growth each year. Math 87, Algebra 1/2, Algebra I, or other etc.
Science: Physical Science and Lab – Bob Jones Press, others
Classics: Latin, Informal and Formal Logic, Study Skills for 6th Grade Students, Classical Writing: Diogenes–Maxim and Chreia
Elective and Extracurricular Options:
Fine Arts: Art Studio, Brass Ensemble, Handbell Ensemble, Chorus, Sewing,
Service Arts: Classroom Aide, Office Aide, Practical Mechanics
Movement Arts: Physical Education, Boys Soccer, Golf, Boys Basketball, Girls Volleyball
Technology Arts: Web Skills/Cyber Communications