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Sense of community vital in Murfreesboro private school education

by admin | March 5th, 2015

In a recent article from The New York Times titled “Make School a Democracy,” the main emphasis revolves around a Columbian school and its education model, Escuela Nueva, or New School model. The Escuela Nueva method focuses on four components – the curriculum and classroom, community, training, and management. With this model, the school functions […]

Five Items to consider when choosing a private school

by admin | February 27th, 2015

Choices are abound when it comes to choosing a Murfreesboro private school. Of course, parents should always want to make the right choice when it involves their child’s education, and it is common a fact they want to send them to the best possible school. In most cases, parents know the reasons they want to […]

Private school myths not a concern at Redeemer Classical Academy

by admin | February 4th, 2015

Redeemer Classical Academy is a Classical-Christian school located in Murfreesboro, Tenn. This statement sounds simple and with it many conclusions can be formed, but many people have preconceptions about private schools in general, yet alone one that ranks high in Christian values. Of course private schools are private institutions, but this doesn’t mean they are […]

Redeemer Classical Academy sets enrollment date for upcoming school year

by admin | January 9th, 2015

Murfreesboro’s signature Classical, Christian school, Redeemer Classical Academy, has announced Feb. 2, 2015, as their opening date for enrollment in the 2015-2016 school year. “We’re always excited about this time of year and look forward to meeting prospective students and parents alike,” RCA Administrating Instructor Amanda Bell said. Differing from other private schools in the […]

The Basics of a Classical Christian Education

by admin | December 17th, 2014

Education, within all regards, is a vital part of a community. Schools, along with a few other factors, have helped contribute to the vibrancy of the area within the last few years. Fortunately, Rutherford County has a myriad of top-notch schools, but for those looking to break the mainstream, private schools are a route that […]

Is Private School Worth the Drive?

by admin | December 17th, 2014

There are several aspects of a Classical Christian education that may go unnoticed at times. While the method and its experiences have qualities that are advantageous in their own right, there are several intrinsic factors that RCA exhibits as well. One of these advantages is the classroom size. With smaller classroom sizes, students have a […]

Bad people only send their kids to private schools

by admin | December 1st, 2014

Last year, Slate published an article entitled “If you Send Your Kid to Private School, You Are a Bad Person.” While the article does have solid points, it does not paint private schools in the brightest light. Deeming a person “bad” because they send their kid to a private school is on the extreme side […]

Early stages of education aim to be cornerstone for success

by admin | December 1st, 2014

It goes without saying that many lessons are learned in the early stages of life. Although there are several factors that contribute to an individual’s overall success, a Classical, Christian education is one element that can be a cornerstone for future accomplishment. Corresponding with the classic Bible reference of building on the rock versus building […]