SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY MERGE AT WC

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY MERGE AT WC

Annual school competition brings together multiple STEM disciplines Watering a houseplant. Popping a balloon. Turning the page in a notebook. Starting a toaster. Pressing the “play” button to hear a song. Lighting a candle. These all seem like simple tasks, but not for Worthington Christian School e

A NEW ERA OF EXCELLENCE

A NEW ERA OF EXCELLENCE

Many WC band students receive regional honors, continuing legacy of musical excellence For many years, under the direction of former director Julie Nathan, Worthington Christian School’s band program has provided a space for students in grades six through 12 to become excellent instrumentalists. Whe

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: DEALING WITH LOSS

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: DEALING WITH LOSS

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email“The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.” Psalm 34:18 Since March 2020, we have dealt with ‘unprecedented circumstances’, we have been running the longest marathon and we have ‘pivoted’ so many times,

HEAD OF SCHOOL MESSAGE: GOD IS ABLE

HEAD OF SCHOOL MESSAGE: GOD IS ABLE

“I know 2022 will bring highs and lows, bright and dark, sunshine and rain yet I am choosing to abide.” Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailThe horns are silent, the confetti has settled and 2022 is here. I don’t know about you but there are aspects of 2021 that I am

SAVE THE DATES FOR WC’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY

SAVE THE DATES FOR WC’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY

We will celebrate during the 2022-23 school year with special events and activities for alumni, families, and friends Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailDuring the 2022-23 school year, there will be many opportunities for the WC community to come together to celebrat

SHINING THE LIGHT

SHINING THE LIGHT

Interim Head of School Jim Parrish shares thoughts as 2021 draws to a close Light is such an important symbol of our faith, especially at Christmastime. We celebrate the coming of the Light of the world. This light—the light of Jesus—has been foundational to Worthington Christian School since its hu

SAVE THE DATE | PARENT FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

SAVE THE DATE | PARENT FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

We are excited to announce fellowship opportunities for moms and dads in 2022. Nancy Secrest will be hosting Moms and Muffins (grades K-12) monthly from 10-11 a.m. at the Grace Polaris Ministry Center. We also look forward to having dads back on the Lower School campus with their students for Dads a

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: YOU ARE INVITED!

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: YOU ARE INVITED!

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailMary and Joseph cordially invite you to the birth of their miraculous Son, JesusWhen: December 25 Where: Your choice Time: Also, your choice What to bring: Curiosity, hope, anticipation, a heart that is willing to receive.Please j

INTRODUCING WC’S NEW HEAD OF SCHOOL

INTRODUCING WC’S NEW HEAD OF SCHOOL

School board announces the appointment of Dr. Michael A. Hayes. Over the past several months, the Worthington Christian Board has been prayerfully engaged in a national search for our new Head of School. After consideration of several highly qualified candidates, the Board is incredibly pleased to a

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: LEANDRA DOYEL (WC ’02)

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: LEANDRA DOYEL (WC ’02)

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailLeAndra Doyel has been serving as the Lower School nurse since 2018 but has been a part of WC for as long as she can remember as part of WC’s class of 2002. We are thankful for LeAndra’s gentle touch, warm smile, and hard work supp

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: BUILDING CARING CONNECTIONS

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: BUILDING CARING CONNECTIONS

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailMatthew 18:20:For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” The holidays are here! We will be spending more time with our families with the desire to celebrate and make new memories. We all approach the season wi

HEAD OF SCHOOL MESSAGE: THE FULL PICTURE OF CHRISTMAS

HEAD OF SCHOOL MESSAGE: THE FULL PICTURE OF CHRISTMAS

Christmas extends beyond the manger Many consider Christmas to be all about Jesus’ birth, and we certainly celebrate the joyous coming of God as man. The full joy of this season goes beyond the manger, though. As we move into this time of celebrating Emmanuel’s coming to dwell among us, may we hold

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: KAREN LAWRENCE

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: KAREN LAWRENCE

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailKaren Lawrence has been serving WC for over 11 years and is part of the nurse’s team covering two campuses. We are thankful for Karen’s diligent and loving work across our school.What is your role at WC?I started as the Kindergarte

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: BEING INTENTIONAL THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: BEING INTENTIONAL THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email“Work six days, but rest on the seventh day. Rest even during plowing time and gathering time.” Exodus 34:2Tis’ the season to be __________________. How will you fill in the blank each day of this holiday season? I am always challe

SHOP WITH AMAZON ONLINE OR THROUGH THE APP AND SUPPORT WC

SHOP WITH AMAZON ONLINE OR THROUGH THE APP AND SUPPORT WC

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailAttention Amazon Shoppers! AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support WC every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com or through the Amazon Shopping app, Amazon will donate .05% of th

IT’S TRULY THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR

IT’S TRULY THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailThe Christmas season is a sweet time filled with rich traditions and special occasions. This is especially true at WC as we joyfully celebrate the birth of our Savior. School yuletide festivities this year include the WC theatre de

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: LISA CUNNINGHAM

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: LISA CUNNINGHAM

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailLisa Cunningham has been serving WC for over 15 years. She is the Lead Nurse in a team of three nurses who cover our two campuses. We are grateful for the compassion and dedication she displays on a daily basis.What is your role at

KROGER SHOPPER’S CARD KICKS BACK $1574 IN THE THIRD QUARTER

KROGER SHOPPER’S CARD KICKS BACK $1574 IN THE THIRD QUARTER

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailThank you, WC families, for linking your Kroger card to WC and supporting our annual fund. In the third quarter of 2021, with 269 households linked to WC, the school received a check for $1574. Indeed a blessing to the entire stude

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: PRACTICING GRATITUDE DAILY

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: PRACTICING GRATITUDE DAILY

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailThe past month, we have talked about creating routines, predictable patterns, and the power of prayer. I hope you have been able to take some time to implement a few of the suggestions into your routines. The goal is to prepare the

TICKETS ON SALE NOW

TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Kick off the Christmas season with a heartwarming tale Come one, come all to the theatre’s production of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” directed by David O’Roark. The play follows the outrageous shenanigans of the Herdman siblings. The siblings take over the annual Christmas pageant in a hilariou

EXCITED FOR GOD’S PLANS

EXCITED FOR GOD’S PLANS

2021 Internship Academy students demonstrate exceptional maturity as they actively pursue areas of interest Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailProfessor and author Steve Garber, in his book Visions of Vocation: Common Grace for the Common Good, explains the notion of

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: A.C.T.S. OF PRAYER

MENTAL HEALTH MONDAY: A.C.T.S. OF PRAYER

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailI hope you enjoyed your long weekend and the extra hour of sleep, what a bonus! Last week, we talked about creating routines to lessen stress and make room for joy. Taking a few minutes each night or on Sundays can make a big diffe

HEAD OF SCHOOL MESSAGE: INTENTIONAL THANKFULNESS

HEAD OF SCHOOL MESSAGE: INTENTIONAL THANKFULNESS

Reflecting the Gospel through gratitudeAs many of you know my bride, Terri, and I have been blessed with two children, Andrew and Rachel. Both are grown, married, and are off living their lives and are doing well with ‘adulting.’ While we are thankful for this, there are certain points along this em

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: HOLLY VARIAN (WC ’91)

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: HOLLY VARIAN (WC ’91)

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailHolly Varian is no stranger to WC and has been lending a helping hand to students and parents for more than 18 years. Her servant’s heart, breadth of knowledge, and helpful advice perfectly round out the Upper School Administrative