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OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE

Open House Schedule of Events

1:30

Kindergarten the WCA WayEagle’s Landing
Wendy Thompson & Meg Rorick, Kindergarten Teachers
The precious first year of school is handled with care for our kindergartners.  Each student receives the attention he or she will need to build a foundation in reading, mathematics, and most especially in developing faith.  

What to Expect in Upper SchoolRoom 200
Kristen Zuccola, Upper School Dean
Come and hear how our program develops critical thinking skills and Biblical understanding.  Attendees will learn about our strong Humanities Curriculum, Logic Courses as well as our Junior and Senior Thesis courses.

 

2:00 

What is Classical Christian Education? Sanctuary
Caleb Sasser, Upper School Humanities Teacher
Classical Education teaches students how to think, but what does that mean for your student?  Come and hear Mr. Sasser describe how classical methods draw students toward Truth, Beauty and Goodness. This is a must attend for families with children of all ages to understand the teaching methods and philosophy that underlies everything we do at WCA.

 

2:30

Shepherding a Child’s HeartRoom 220
Michele Schoenherr, 4th Grade Teacher
At WCA, “Shepherding” is the process by which we point students’ hearts toward Christ.  We believe “Shepherding” opportunities are meaningful learning and growing experiences that God provides for his children.  Mrs. Schoenherr will share how our staff is committed to helping children grow not only academically, but most of all spiritually in the context of their relationships with God and their classmates.

Partnering with Parents to Shepherd Upper School StudentsRoom 200
Kathy Foldesy, Upper School Teacher & Curriculum Director
Upper School teachers know their students are at a tender age.  Mrs. Foldesy will share about:

  • WCA’s approach to building character in your teenager
  • Setting up kids for success; balancing student responsibility and parental oversight
  • What to expect when your child transitions to Upper School

 

3:00 

Kindergarten the WCA WayEagle’s Landing
Wendy Thompson & Meg Rorick, Kindergarten Teachers
*Repeat session for anyone who missed the earlier session @ 1:30

What to expect in Upper SchoolRoom 200
Kristen Zuccola, Upper School Dean
*Repeat session for anyone who missed the earlier session @ 1:30

 

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Questions?  Contact our admissions director, Pam Douglass: pdouglass@westsideacademy.org   440.331.1300