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List of 20 news stories.

  • Let the Waves Crash

    How does one cultivate a habit of continual thanksgiving, even during the rough waters of life? CCA Pre-K4 teacher Sandra Andrade unpacks this question and shares how our minds and souls can be renewed as we adopt a heart of gratitude that manifests into actionable acts of thanks.
  • Developing Digital Fluency: A Guide for Parents (Part 3)

    With infinite information at our fingertips and little ability to change the world’s vast problems, such dissonance often leads to anxiety and low self-esteem among teens. CCA Bible teacher Mr. Erik Most continues his monthly blog series by sharing conversations you can have with your child to gauge how phone and social media use is impacting their mental health.
  • 5 Steps to Take When Applying to a Private School

    Applying to a new school can be intimidating, especially if it’s the first time you’re going through an entire admissions process. To set your mind at ease and help you navigate this unfamiliar territory, here are some tips that will make for a smoother process!
  • The Art of Dance Used to Express Biblical Truths

    As the old saying goes, there’s no place like home. Ms. Henderson and Ms. Plyler — the directors for CCA’s upcoming dance production The Journey Home — share the heart behind the show and how the safety and security we find in our families connects to our relationship with our Heavenly Father who is the same yesterday, today, and forever. Click here to purchase your tickets and see this spiritual truth unfold on stage November 12-13!
  • Adopting Eternal Perspective

    In a society ruled by relativism, we have the choice to put our faith in the absolute, unwavering truth that is Jesus Christ — a constant we can always depend on. CCA’s Early Childhood Director Jan Lashbrook shares how being intimately acquainted with the Truth keeps our eyes fixed on heaven, influencing our actions and attitudes.
  • Developing Digital Fluency: A Guide for Parents (Part 2)

    Mr. Most continues his monthly blog series with a discussion on how the digital world is designed to draw us in by appealing to our wants and desires. Such vying for attention has impacted Gen Z’s ability to sit, think, and process — abilities that are essential for developing an intimate relationship with Jesus. You can help your child swim against the current with the boundary-building strategies presented in this article!
  • Calvary Athletics: More Than Competition

    Discover how God has used athletic spaces on CCA’s campus as tools to draw countless lives and souls closer to His Kingdom.
  • Nature’s Masterpiece Provides Hope for Families

    Lourdes Zarro — Upper School Director for Calvary Christian Academy’s ESE Program — discusses the calming effect of water and how it can especially help special needs families shed stress, reclaim hope, and find inspiration.
  • No Favorites: Parenting in a Blended Family

    God has no favorites, and as parents neither should we. The challenge to avoid showing partiality towards our biological child in a blended family is real, but it is imperative that we resist. Pastor Darren of Calvary Chapel North Miami shares his experience and God's perspective to help us love well when navigating life in a blended family dynamic.
  • Developing Digital Fluency: A Guide for Parents (Part 1)

    You may not be a digital native like your Gen Z child(ren), but with a little guidance, you can improve your digital fluency to better lead and disciple your child. CCA High School Bible teacher Erik Most has developed a seven-part vlog series that will help you bridge that gap and better engage your child during this unique time in history.
  • Struggling to get your child to school on time?

    Mornings no longer have to be a frenzy in your household! CCA’s Early Childhood Director, Jan Lashbrook, shares a tried and true method that will surely bring fun, structure, and peace into your little one’s morning routine.
  • How to Identify Your Parenting Style and Establish Authority

    Pastor Doug Sauder lays out the four major parenting styles that parents employ when it comes to disciplining their children—and which one he’s found to be most effective.
  • 5 Essentials for Training Your Child Up In Godliness

    We all want what’s best for our kids, but taking the proper steps to get them there can be difficult. CCA High School Bible Teacher, Mr. Gavin Felix, shares five principles from Deuteronomy 6:4-9 that will help you build a foundation that encourages your child(ren) to emulate Jesus Christ.
  • What Does 2021-22 Look Like at CCA Fort Lauderdale?

    Discover what health and safety protocols will be in place during the 2021-22 school year on CCA’s Fort Lauderdale Campus.
  • Building Back-to-School Habits With Ease

    Turn the hard work of reintegrating your child(ren) into a new school year into something easier! Edvardo Archer, a local Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, shares how building an environment that prompts positive, automatic responses can set your child(ren) up for a successful school year and life ahead.
  • 20 Ways to Pray for Your Child This School Year

    During Jesus’ ministry, we see that He has a special heart for children. They are indeed precious in His sight, and because of this, Christian parents can boldly approach His throne of grace on their child(ren)’s behalf — interceding and petitioning with faith. Read this article for 20 different ways you can lift your child(ren) up in prayer this school year.
  • CCA Leadership Team Restructures to Further Advance, Develop, and Innovate

    COVID hasn’t stopped Calvary Christian Academy leaders from continuing to dream and plan for what God has in store for the school’s future. In order to increase opportunities for development and innovation while we continue to cultivate a healthy culture in a school of our size and scope of academic and extracurricular offerings, we have restructured our leadership team hierarchy. Read this blog post to learn about the new positions that have been created, who has been chosen to fill these roles, and which leaders will be transitioning into other new positions. The best is yet to come!
  • 4 Ways to Prepare Your Toddler for the New School Year

    It’s that time of the year again! To us adults, back-to-school adjustments might seem small, but for a young child, they are big growth moments. Sandra Andrade — a Pre-K4 teacher at CCA — shares four practical ways you can equip and guide your toddler through this transition. Happy 2021-22!
  • CCA Hollywood Welcomes New School Leadership

    The search is over! We are excited to announce who will be leading CCA Hollywood’s Middle and High School families as the new Upper School Principal and Assistant Principal. These educators come to CCAH with 30 years of combined experience in both public and private education. Read this article to find out who will be serving in these roles as well as their vision for CCAH’s growing community.
  • Summer College Prep Checklist for High School Families

    With roughly one more month until school resumes, there’s still ample time for your child to redeem the time. Review this summer checklist CCA’s School Counseling team put together with your rising high schooler and see what you can still accomplish during these final few weeks of summer!

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