95 S. Arroyo Grande Blvd., Henderson, NV 89012 (702) 263-9646
A Christian foundation for learning built on old values for a new tomorrow.
NOW ACCEPTING ENROLLMENTS
Students Excel at TerraNova Standardized Test for 2013!!
In April, students at DJ’s Community Christian Academy completed the TerraNova Standardized Test. ACSI has launched a partnership with CTB/McGraw-Hill to provide ACSI member schools an exciting new standardized assessment program. TerraNova which has been customized for ACSI; it includes five foundational-level PLUS tests and the Bible Assessment Subtest. This high-quality and technically sound test boasts current norms, along with linkage to state, and national standards. DJ’s Community Christian Academy is pleased to announce that we have scored with in the
top 20% nationally , with several students individually score within the top 10% nationally. Our school will use these results to continue to provide the students a well rounded, challenging education that will help them become academically successful.
Students Compete at
ASCI Speech Meet
On February 22, 2013, thirteen students from DJ’s Community Christian Academy competed in the ACSI Speech Meet at Mountain View Christian School. Speech Meet is an oral competition that showcases the student’s ability to memorize and recite selections before a panel of judges. Students are then given a rating (Superior, Excellent, Good) based on the total amount of points earned. DJ’s Community Christian Academy students competed with 100 students from five different Christian schools in our region.
This is DJ’s second year competing in the Rocky Mountain region’s Speech Meet. “This school is so proud of how hard they all worked!” says DJ’s Community Christian Academy’s principal, Debra Abendroth. The students who represented our school is as follows: In the 4th-6th grade division- Jake Olliges (Superior), Jasmine Hull (Excellent), Matthew Lea (Superior), Alyssa Bostsford-Alanis (Excellent), Ashlyn Tyner (Superior), Daemein Hargrove (Superior), and Andrew Mlynsky (Good). In the 1st-3rd grade division- Tristan Pierce (Excellent), Ryan Garcia (Excellent), Keelyn Hayes (Excellent), Ashley Hansen (Excellent), Ajani Clair (Good), Haley Kinney (Excellent). Congratulations to all those who competed.
On February 18, 2013, DJ's Academy held an inter-class school spelling bee. Each grade level provided a class representative who studied hard and performed extremely well. Our spelling bee went for several rounds and progressed to the highest levels of difficulty for each grade level. We would like to congratulate all our participants for their hard work, especially Andrew Mlynski (fourth grade) on winning first place, Haley Kinney (third grade) for second, and Ashley Hanson (second grade) for third! We would also like to thank our parents who helped their kids study and who came to support our spelling bee!