Posts by ECA Staff

Redemptive Rhetoric – A Classical Christian Necessity!

Rhetoric is the art of persuasive speech. When the subject of Rhetoric is fully understood, an ECA student is apt to be drawn to the truth, goodness, and beauty of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Our prayer is that each student will benefit from the wisdom of knowing both the positive and negative implications of the…

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Our Trip to the Secondary

The day finally came!  The sixth grade class was going to go to the Secondary.  From what my class said most of us were nervous and excited, including me.  When I go there the first thing I though was that I would never find my way to each classroom.  But…I was wrong. I love ECA…

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2017 Valedictorian Speech Caleb Klopfenstein Class of 2017

My fellow graduates, students, faculty, family, and others, today I have been charged with speaking to you briefly on this bittersweet occasion. I say this because though it may be a tad bitter to our families and some of the staff here, it is very sweet for those of us graduating. I may speak for…

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Reflections of an ECA Graduate: Andrew Edwards 2010

 Blue Paper Airplanes   Who reads all of the Eagle’s View Monthly, anyway? As a student at ECA I would always give it a quick scan. If I couldn’t find my name or a friend’s name somewhere in bold, that month’s Eagles’ View was swiftly recycled into a small blue paper airplane. Before this becomes…

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Lucia, ECA Elementary 4th Grader

Write about a ‘Life Changing Event’ When I was in Pre-school and Pre-K I acted like the school V.I.P. and I liked it!  I loved my school too.  One example is that at recess there would be a basket, and inside the basket there would be plastic fish that we would fish for.  Another example…

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Reflections of an ECA Graduate: Katelyn Harbaugh (Wolfe) 2007

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Athletics, Academics, and the Arts Looking back on my high school experience, I am reminded of how much the Lord worked in my life and directed my steps. He used my time at ECA to grow my perseverance and work ethic, value the importance of a personal relationship with God, and to direct my…

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Junior High at ECA: Implementing Ideas, Investigation, Discussion

Guest Blogger: Mrs. Kerry Singleton, ECA Junior High Teacher and Administrator As any parent or teacher of a Junior High student knows, this particular age is unique and filled with joys and challenges. So what does it look like at ECA to “educate, equip, and empower students of this age to pursue their purpose in…

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6th Grade Prepares for the Move to Jr. High

Guest Blogger – Chase Wallace, 6th Grade Because it is very important to support ourselves and our families after college, a good education is a key factor for finding a good job and keeping a steady source of income. In order to have a good education and chances for choosing from multiple jobs in the…

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Reflections of an ECA Graduate: Ian Collins 2003

I often reflect on my time at Evangelical Christian Academy, the friends I made, the things I learned, and my heart is filled with immense gratitude. There are countless reasons that contribute to my appreciation – lifelong friendships, superb academics, and amazing faculty. However, I’m most thankful for the Christ-centered, gospel-focused environment, and that every…

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Ed Tech and Roto Tillers

At ECA we remain fully committed to our classical Christian approach to education.  In recent years we have bolstered our ability to utilize technology in the classroom to enhance the educational process while staying committed to the classical methodologies in our teaching style.  Our teachers use the internet, computer labs, and “smart-boards” to enhance their…

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