SECOND GENERATION ALUMNI

SECOND GENERATION ALUMNI

Eleven members of the Class of 2021 are following in their parents footsteps Worthington Christian School has a rich history of graduates sending their own children to their alma mater for all or a portion of their K-12 education. This year’s senior class has 11 students with at least one parent tha

CLASS OF 2021 BACCALAUREATE AND COMMENCEMENT

CLASS OF 2021 BACCALAUREATE AND COMMENCEMENT

Please join us in honoring and celebrating the Class of 2021 for the Forty Fifth Annual Worthington Christian School Baccalaureate and Commencement services on WC’s YouTube Channel. Baccalaureate will broadcast live on WC’s YouTube Channel on May 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Commencement on May 30 at 3:00 p

ANNUAL SHARE THE WARE SALE SET FOR AUGUST 5

ANNUAL SHARE THE WARE SALE SET FOR AUGUST 5

The popular Share the Ware sale will be held on August 5. It’s a great time to shop for gently used school uniforms and Warrior wear at a fraction of the price. The sale will be in The Hogue Auxiliary Gym. Stop by between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Items purchased with the old WC logo are good for one more y

DISCOVERING A CALLING

DISCOVERING A CALLING

Senior Spotlight: Will CainIn many ways, graduating Warrior Will Cain embodies I Peter 4:10, which says, “Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” Following graduation, Cain is set to attend the University of C

SUMMER COUPONS AVAILABLE FOR SCHOOL CLOSET UNIFORMS

SUMMER COUPONS AVAILABLE FOR SCHOOL CLOSET UNIFORMS

Local family-owned and operated uniform business, School Closet (and School Days Uniforms), is currently offering a summer coupon to all customers for 25% off of valid in-store and online purchases made now through June 15. Simply download the School Closet Summer Coupon for in-store purchases at e

TEACHER TUESDAY: AMY POWELL

TEACHER TUESDAY: AMY POWELL

Amy Powell joined WC’s faculty in 2019. She currently teaches 7th- and 8th-grade math.How would you describe your teaching style? “I try to be a facilitator as much as possible. After showing students a new concept in math, I give them room to attempt and practice the concept using their own problem

GRACE POLARIS CHURCH HOSTING FREE PARENTING SEMINAR | JULY 17

GRACE POLARIS CHURCH HOSTING FREE PARENTING SEMINAR | JULY 17

On July 17 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Grace Polaris Church will host a FREE informative and practical teaching seminar for parents, youth workers, grandparents, and other caring adults who interact with teens. This seminar will help you to understand and disciple your students in a challenging and c

TRAFFIC ALERT | ROAD CLOSURE

TRAFFIC ALERT | ROAD CLOSURE

Beginning Monday, May 17, Worthington Galena Road will be closed in both directions from Huntley Road to the railroad tracks. See below for a detailed map. Families traveling between the Upper and Lower Schools next week for drop-off and pick-up will need to find an alternate route. More information

FINISHING STRONG

FINISHING STRONG

Less than $10,000 needed to reach our goal We are just a few weeks away from June 30—the end of our fiscal year. This year we set out to raise $295,000 for The Warrior Initiative, and we are less than $10,000 from hitting the goal. The Warrior Initiative includes three specific projects aimed at bui

WC THEATRE PRESENTS ‘GODSPELL’ MAY 7

WC THEATRE PRESENTS ‘GODSPELL’ MAY 7

The Worthington Christian School Theatre Department, under the direction of David O’Roark, is presenting Godspell this Friday, May 7 at 7 p.m. This fun retelling of the Gospel story focusing on the Parables of Jesus and the community he created while he was on Earth. The musical is set in the Old W

PRICE RECOGNIZED AS ‘TEACHER OF THE YEAR’

PRICE RECOGNIZED AS ‘TEACHER OF THE YEAR’

Upper School Bible and Hebrew teacher receives this year’s peer-nominated honor Head of School Troy McIntosh, Upper School Principal Dr. Buzz Inboden, and PTF Endowment Fund representative Jim Edwards surprised Dr. Joe Price in his classroom to share the news that he had been selected PTF Endowment

TEACHER TUESDAY: KATIE HEDBERG

TEACHER TUESDAY: KATIE HEDBERG

Katie Hedberg joined WC’s faculty this year as a first-grade teacher.How would you describe your teaching style? “I would describe my teaching style as student-centered and energetic. My goal is for students to be excited about learning, engaged in activities, and ask questions out of curiosity to l

PROCESS, NOT PERFECTION

PROCESS, NOT PERFECTION

Long-time art teacher Beth Heisey reflects on nearly 40 years in education If you had the chance to walk into the classroom of Worthington Christian art teacher Beth Heisey in the spring of 2021, you’d likely see several students working quietly, intently, independently on something of their own cre

JULIE NATHAN RETIREMENT REFLECTIONS

JULIE NATHAN RETIREMENT REFLECTIONS

WC’s Julie Nathan is set to retire at the end of this school year. Nathan’s work at WC actually began as the Director of Development in 2004. After building this department at WC for several years, the opportunity came about for her to begin teaching music and take charge of the band program at WC.

FINAL WARRIOR WAREHOUSE OF THE 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR | NOW OPEN

FINAL WARRIOR WAREHOUSE OF THE 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR | NOW OPEN

The Warrior Warehouse is now open and orders will be delivered by the end of May. The Warrior Warehouse is WC’s online store for Warrior wear and gear. Nike, Under Armour, and more great name brands and the latest styles in youth and adult sizes are available. In addition to showing off your school

AN ENDURING BLESSING

AN ENDURING BLESSING

WC endowment fund poised for continued growth through recent transition For over 30 years, a group of Worthington Christian dads and WC alumni dads have been doing something extraordinary behind the scenes. Their service to the school has been largely silent but significant. It started with a shared

PATRICA BOYD RETIREMENT REFLECTIONS

PATRICA BOYD RETIREMENT REFLECTIONS

After 26 years in education—18 of those at WC—Patricia Boyd is set to retire at the end of this school year. During her tenure at WC, Boyd has taught a range of disciplines and age groups, including science, math, and Bible primarily in grades six and seven. In light of her retirement, she reflects

RECEPTION ANNOUNCED FOR THREE LONG-TIME EMPLOYEES

RECEPTION ANNOUNCED FOR THREE LONG-TIME EMPLOYEES

Join us on May 2 to honor Troy, Buzz, and Beth. Please join us on Sunday, May 2, as we celebrate Troy McIntosh, Buzz Inboden, and Beth Heisey* for a collective 95 years of service to Worthington Christian School. As you have likely heard by now, Buzz and Beth are retiring at the end of […] Join us o

TEACHER TUESDAY: DAVID STOLL

TEACHER TUESDAY: DAVID STOLL

David Stoll is an alumnus of Worthington Christian and returned to his alma mater to join the faculty in 2002. He has taught a variety of classes at WC including iJournalism and Study Skills. He currently serves as the Upper School Media Center Director and teaches elective courses like Broadcasting

A MAN OF SERVICE

A MAN OF SERVICE

WC celebrates Troy McIntosh’s 27 years of teaching and leading Troy McIntosh began his tenure at WC 27 years ago as a second-grade teacher. After a few short-but-sweet years in the classroom, he joined WC’s administration. For the last eight years, he has served as the Head of School. In January of

BACK IN THE GAME

BACK IN THE GAME

On April 3 at noon, a special moment took place at Mike Penn Field, WC’s baseball complex. The Warriors baseball team was able to play their first home game in 673 days, according to head coach Tim Kraynak. Just as the team was beginning to prepare for their season early in 2020, COVID swept away th

STATE OF THE SCHOOL 2021

STATE OF THE SCHOOL 2021

Head of School Troy McIntosh delivers this year’s “State of the School” address In what he describes as the “most unique year of school history,” Head of School Troy McIntosh delivers his eighth and final “State of the School” address. This year, WC has had tremendous challenges, changes, successes,

TEACHER TUESDAY: NATALIE MINCH

TEACHER TUESDAY: NATALIE MINCH

Natalie Minch graduated from Worthington Christian in 2006, and returned to teach first grade in 2013. This year, she transitioned to serving as the Lower School librarian.How would you describe your teaching style? “I love to create an atmosphere where students desire to ask questions and know more

SUMMER CAMPS 2021 | REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

SUMMER CAMPS 2021 | REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Registration is now open for WC summer camps. PLEASE NOTE: MANY CAMPS ARE OFFERED DURING THE SAME WEEK AT THE SAME TIME. PLEASE LOOK AT DATES AND TIMES BEFORE REGISTERING FOR MORE THAN ONE CAMP. Camps are open to WC and non-WC students, so bring a friend!Click the camp of interest to learn more and