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JUST GO FOR IT – TEEN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

Finding Your Inner Paradise Students from Red Bird Christian School headed to Corbin (10-12 grades) and Litchfield (6-9 grades) over the long, three-day Martin Luther King (MLK) holiday weekend. Each group was to take the weekend to explore leadership styles, what gives them inner strength, and the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Students [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 January 28th, 2015|Headlines|Comments Off on JUST GO FOR IT – TEEN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

DORM STUDENTS EXPERIENCE FRIENDSHIP, CARING, ENCOURAGEMENT AND CHRISTIAN GROWTH

The changes from just a few months ago are incredible.  Remodeling has transformed the living space for a wide range of students and is about at ½ capacity.  When speaking to students from both the girls and boys dorm, several themes continued to come up in conversation.  Things like friendship, caring Dorm Parents, support and [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 November 21st, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on DORM STUDENTS EXPERIENCE FRIENDSHIP, CARING, ENCOURAGEMENT AND CHRISTIAN GROWTH

ALUMNI BRING BACK SOFTBALL FOR STUDENTS AND THE COMMUNITY

The softball field for Red Bird Christian High School had seen no organized competition for three years until last spring when new teachers, Samantha Caldwell (’09) and Chesna Osborne (‘00), stepped forward to resurrect the women’s softball program. There were no wins in the 2014 season largely because skills had not been developed among younger [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on ALUMNI BRING BACK SOFTBALL FOR STUDENTS AND THE COMMUNITY

ALL THINGS ‘NEW’ FOR PRESCHOOLERS

Early Childhood Education students arrived for the first day of preschool class greeted by smiling faces of head teacher Betsy Jack and her staff. Mrs. Jack was excited to talk about the new school year. The Wednesday / Thursday class (students living south of Red Bird Mission) had eight in attendance for the first day, [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 August 27th, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on ALL THINGS ‘NEW’ FOR PRESCHOOLERS

GETTING THE ‘SKINNY’ ON RBCS SCHEDULES

Students were encouraged to pick up schedules and meet teachers the week before classes started. A new 7th grade student, Maddy, exclaimed, “I will never get this!”  when she read over her class schedule during Back to School night. The different schedules for different days were a little overwhelming for her. The first week of [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 August 22nd, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on GETTING THE ‘SKINNY’ ON RBCS SCHEDULES

“DON’T RUN IN THE HALLS!”

A buzz of excitement is in the air at Red Bird Christian School. Mrs. Vaughn, a new volunteer school secretary, said, “The first day was smooth with lots of happy kids.” Maci, in the 6th grade, enjoyed the scavenger hunt around the classroom. Students in Mrs. Roark’s and Mrs. Hicks’ classes shared some common rules [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 August 18th, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on “DON’T RUN IN THE HALLS!”

RED BIRD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL OPENS WITH 185 ENROLLED

The Red Bird Christian School buses were rolling throughout the Red Bird Valley on the morning of August 11 picking up K-12 students for the beginning of the 2014-15 academic year. One of the buses now passes by the newly renovated Bonnie Asher Lawson Girls Dormitory and the Boys Dormitory. Current dormitory residents hail from [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 August 12th, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on RED BIRD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL OPENS WITH 185 ENROLLED

FINAL PREPARATIONS MADE TO RECEIVE DORM STUDENTS: STUDENTS EXPECTED FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE

Dorm parents have been hired. Work by volunteers on renovations of the Girls Dorm progresses each week. Applications are being reviewed from interested students. Red Bird Christian High School will be ready to reopen the dormitory program for the first time since its closure in 2010. Previously, the residential program primarily served students living within [...]

By | 2016-11-01T11:39:17+00:00 June 18th, 2014|Headlines|Comments Off on FINAL PREPARATIONS MADE TO RECEIVE DORM STUDENTS: STUDENTS EXPECTED FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE