Northern Hills Christan Academy Goals
Colossians 3:16: “Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly…”
- To provide a thoroughly Christian learning environment.
- To teach the Bible as the only inspired, inerrant, infallible, authoritative Word of God, and to give knowledge and understanding of the Bible.
- To teach the deity of Christ, including His virgin birth, perfect life, atonement on the cross, resurrection, and return.
- To teach that salvation is by grace through faith and is a free gift of God, neither merited nor secured by any virtue or work of man; received only by personal faith in the Lord Jesus Christ.
- To develop students with integrity, high morals, and a respect for God’s Word.
- To encourage self-discipline and responsibility in students based on respect for the submission to God.
- To work with parents as they train children for a life of service to God.
- To train students to achieve the very best that God has for them, providing them with a strong sense of who they are in Christ and how they should relate to God and man.
- To help students develop a Biblical worldview.
2 Timothy 2:15: “Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth."
- To provide an excellent academic education for each student, preparing them for admission to colleges, universities, or the work force consistent with their abilities and academic performances.
- To thoroughly integrate Biblical principles in all subject areas.
- To install in students a pursuit of excellence in all things.
- To teach and encourage the use of good study habits.
- To teach students how to do independent research and to reason logically.
- To develop creative and critical thinking skills.
- To help students discover their God-given gifts and talents.
Romans 14:7: “…none of us live to himself...”
- To provide a safe, caring school environment.
- To adequately prepare students to become productive, interactive members of society.
- To develop Christ-like character in students and a desire to treat others with respect, i.e. academic competitions, sports, etc.
- To develop in students a spirit of Christian service as exemplified in the person of Jesus Christ.
Romans 12:1: “ offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God…”
- To promote physical fitness and good health habits.
- To impart a respect for the sanctity of life and an abhorrence for the sins of abortion, euthanasia, sexual impurity, and substance abuse.
- To develop a respect for the body as a temple of the Holy Spirit.
- To teach intelligent care of the body.
- To encourage the yielding of the body as an instrument for God’s use.