Academic Distinctives

At Veritas Christian Academy, we are deeply aware that a solid, well-rounded educational foundation is critical to a child’s development. We rely on tried and true methods of instruction and allow new tools and methodologies to complement these methods, rather than replace them.
 

Educational Excellence

  • Integrated Literature and History curriculum
  • Strong literacy program, including Writers' Workshop (Grades 1-8)
  • High-quality Saxon math program (Grades K-6)
  • Honors Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2 offered in Middle School 
  • Science, strongly anchored in both inductive and deductive reasoning methods, includes Lab Science and field work (Grades 3-8)
  • Spanish (Grades 1-8) and Latin (Grades 3-8)
  • Logic/Debate and Christian Apologetics
  • Bible, Spiritual Formation class, and service projects
  • Technology skills integrated into curriculum
  • Art, Music, and Physical Education (Grades K-8)
  • Highly qualified faculty/staff: 45% have masters degrees or are currently pursuing a masters


Academic Achievements

  • First place in the Northeast region for Pre-Algebra in the ACSI Math League competition (May 2016)
  • Second place in the nation for Pre-Algebra in the ACSI Math League competition (May 2016)
  • First place in the nation for Geometry in the ACSI Math League competition (May 2014)
  • First place in the nation for Algebra 1 in the ACSI Math League competition (May 2013)
  • Top placements in the National Latin Exam (2011-2016) and National Spanish Exam (2012-2016)
  • Top awards in the ACSI Creative Writing competition, resulting in two students' published work (Spring 2012 and 2013)
  • Scores consistently above the national average in the standardized Terra Nova exam

 

 

 

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