2020 Valedictory Address

By ECA Staff | Jul 6, 2020

Victoria Blackman, Class of 2020 Fellow students, parents, teachers, and administrators: thank you for celebrating the graduation of the class of 2020 with us.  This has been a remarkable and crazy time with a pandemic that turned everyone’s world upside down.   I would especially like to thank administrators who worked tirelessly in the office…

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Planning for the Future

By ECA Staff | Jun 24, 2020

13 Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go into such and such a town and spend a year there and trade and make a profit”— 14 yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring.  What is your life?  For you are a mist that appears for a little time and…

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What’s Next?

By Jim Johnson | Jun 3, 2020

Thankful for the Endurance of Teachers, Parents, and Students! What’s Next? SCRIPTURE NEVER PROMISES AN ABSENCE OF TRIALS: “Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in…

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Being an Eagle

By ECA Staff | May 19, 2020

I am an ECA eagle, through and through. Evangelical Christian Academy has been a part of virtually every period of my life; I attended ECA, from preschool through the middle of my junior year, when we moved to California due to a job change for my dad. However, even as a little girl, I remember…

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Homeschooling

By ECA Staff | May 7, 2020

I’m telling you right now: The education occurring at my house this quarter is not homeschooling. It’s also not classroom teaching. It’s not even a hybrid. This is an entirely new phenomenon (What isn’t these days?) that I’ve decided to call…  home-ECAing! This is definitely not homeschooling. Before homeschooling was a thing, I was homeschooled…

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Connected

By ECA Staff | Apr 29, 2020

By Heather Morgan – Secretary, ECA Board of Directors Hello, ECA Family! Even as an introvert who gets energy from being alone, I am missing human interaction and SCHOOL! The struggle is so real that I might get a little wordy here, for which I apologize in advance. At our school board meeting on March…

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 CARES Act

By Jim Johnson | Apr 17, 2020

Many who love ECA have been wondering whether or not we will apply for the CARES Act / Paycheck Protection Program Load from the Federal Government. This is a very good question.  ECA is very careful about borrowing. In fact, but the grace of God, we are debt free at the moment. It would certainly…

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Community

By Michelle Poli | Apr 7, 2020

Community It looks different now. Community used to be our students being greeted by name each morning by Mrs. Blue as the entered the elementary campus, 7th and 8th graders eating lunch together – laughing, sharing, encouraging, ECA families and friends packing the gym to cheer our sports teams on to a win and sometimes…

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The “D” in D-Groups

By ECA Staff | Feb 5, 2020

by Bob DeRuiter, Secondary Principal  Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name  of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey  everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very  end of the age.” Matthew…

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Celebrating the Fiftieth: Understand Jubilee

By Jim Johnson | Dec 5, 2019

ECA is approaching the halfway mark of its 49th year of Christian schooling in Colorado Springs, and already we are preparing to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. My question for you is this: “If we truly understand the biblical concept of Jubilee, why wait to celebrate?” In human terms, we can get wrapped up in the…

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