Mrs. Hagan’s Hopes

“The LORD your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves.  He will take great delight in you; in his love He will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing” says Zephaniah 3:17.   When asked what her favorite Bible verse was,  Mrs. Cheri Hagan immediately cited this passage and added that it corresponded to her own personal hopes for the 2017-2018 school year.  After teaching at Asheville Christian Academy for nineteen years,  her aspirations have come to be fairly straightforward.  She longs for students to “see God’s creativity and complex design” of man and […]

ACA Teachers Incorporate New and Exciting Lessons to Engage Students

Teachers at Asheville Christian Academy are constantly brainstorming new ways to engage their students. In this digital age, with distractions, pressures, and new trends being thrown at them, students are flooded with information from every source imaginable. Upper School teachers at ACA are thinking of new ways to combat this barrage of distractions and engage students in unique, fun, and intentional ways. Mr. Chris Aitken, the Director of Choirs, Mr. Seth Rowe, Upper School English, History, and Bible Faculty, and Mr. Edgar Silva, Upper School Foreign Language Faculty, reflect on their favorite things about ACA, and new tactics they are adopting in the classroom to excite […]