Part of the MGCS K-8 experience includes interdisciplinary thematic unit studies. These units are designed as extended studies of a broad topic in which teachers collaborate across disciplines. Our unit studies are experiential and holistic help students make connections between subject matter including the arts and sciences conclude with a celebration that provides students an […]
During middle school electives, our students discover and explore fun, diverse topics related to our core values and the Biblical Worldview. These classes are targeted to specific content areas that contribute to the spiritual, academic, and creative growth of our students. Target areas shift each semester to allow students an opportunity to expand their knowledge […]
In response to growing needs, we continue expanding our academic support services. This fall, God allowed us to take a significant step forward in this journey. We are pleased to announce the Timothy Center at Myrtle Grove Christian School opened to five students in August. Ms. Lynn Benjamin serves as the Timothy Center instructor and […]
Myrtle Grove Christian School is home to a number or animals who add a lot of fun and excitement. These friends also help us achieve our end goals for graduates as they provide significant experiential learning opportunities.
In the early ‘90s our family lived in Kiev while we served as missionaries and I taught at a local college. This was after the fall of the Soviet Union, when Ukraine was still governed by the vestiges of a corrupt communist system. The government still seemed to regulate and control almost everything, including when […]
This week, we reached a significant milestone. Thanks to gifts and pledges from parents, grandparents, staff, alumni families, and friends of the school our Annual Fund total passed the 100,000 mark. As of today our total stands $101,645. We rejoice in God’s generous provision and ask that you join us in praying that He provides the remaining $48.355. We seek these funds for three reasons.
the governing board of Myrtle Grove Christian School hosted a parent forum to engage with and form deeper relationships with MGCS parents, who the board refers to as Mission Partners. The ends or goals of the school were discussed at length and an updated version was the outcome of the meeting.
Savannah Starling joined our staff last fall as assistant in Mrs. Boneske’s homeroom. Together with the rest of the kindergarten team, she works to prepare kindergarteners to make the next steps in their academic journey. She enjoys the genuine curiosity of these young students. “They fearlessly ask tough and profound questions about faith and life.” Here are 4 things you might not know about Savannah…
As part of our ongoing commitment to expand outdoor and experiential learning opportunities, we established the Summer Explorers program in the summer of 2019. Our campus buzzes with activity for the month of July as PK-8th graders wonder, explore, problem solve, collaborate, and connect during MGCS Summer Explorers.
The move from 5th grade to middle school is an important right of passage at MGCS. Our 5th grade team works through the year to ensure that students are prepared to make a smooth transition to this next stage in their academic journey. This year, we combined important content from our Manners curriculum with existing instruction about key academic practices to form the Middle School Prep program to equip students for success in the years ahead.