At this year’s Spring Fling event, Luke and Sarah Byrd, former MGCS students and current MGCS parents, shared their story… We were raised in Christ-centered homes and attended Myrtle Grove Presbyterian Church but our parents also wanted us to have an excellent, Christ-centered education that rooted us in the Bible and biblical truth. I didn’t […]
MGCS teachers are constantly improving their instructional practices and teaching methods. We support this through our ongoing commitment to provide teachers with researched based professional development. Offerings this year include… Charlotte Mason Internship In November, Mrs. Pleasant, Mrs. Blevins, Mrs. Reid, and Mrs. Cartner traveled to Ocala, Florida to participate in a three day internship […]
Melanie Coefield joined our team as a Middle School English teacher in 1998 when her daughter enrolled in our fourth grade. For twenty three years, she worked to equip students with the excellent writing skills required to succeed in high school, college, and in careers. Highlights of her time at MGCS include chaperoning school dances, […]
In October, we hosted our annual Grandparents’ Day and Fall Festival celebrations. One of the students who volunteered to help with the event set up was 8th grader Alex Tisdale. Here, Alex’s Dad shares their MGCS story: “Alex entered Myrtle Grove Christian School at the start of seventh grade. He had attended the local public […]
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.