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The resource page is a collection of ready-to-use and up-to-date information.  Much of what you will find here changes often, so that you can rely on these pages for the latest news at New Covenant.   The current Reading Lists, Supply Lists, Uniform Guides, and much more can be found on the menus at the top of this page or on the left menu bar.

 

 

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Jun
30
2014

Read the 2014-15 Fact Sheet here>>>

Choosing a school is one of the most important decisions you will make for one of the most important persons in your life - your child.  We know you take that seriously. So do we. If you've just landed on our website, or if you plowed through every page, you should read "the fine print" before ...

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Feb
10
2014

February 10, 2014 – What Was That You Said About Greek and Latin?

One of the most common questions I get about the New Covenant curriculum involves the study of language. Parents intuitively appreciate the introduction of language to their kindergarten students, but I find that they are often unsure of the rationale behind it. There are many reasons to study ...

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Jan
06
2014

New Covenant adds RC Flight Club>>>

New Covenant Schools will hold two informational meetings on January 15, 2014 at 4:30 pm and January 19, 2014 at 3:00 pm to introduce its Radio Controlled Airplane Club.  The club is open to male and female students in grades 3-8 and will meet on Sunday afternoons at 3 pm at New Covenant ...

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Oct
28
2013

Varsity Soccer Wins 2013 VACA State Title>>>

The Gryphons had another winning weekend at the VACA State Tournament which took place on October 25-26, at Timberlake Christian Schools. In its first - and very physical - semifinal match the Gryphons beat northern division Fresta Valley 4-3, which put them into championship contention. On ...

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Sep
23
2013

September 23, 2013 – The Timey Wimey and Other Rhymey Stuff of Poetry

by Starlet L. Baker Long before Dr. Who’s interest in the wibbly wobbly timey wimey stuff, poets were already busy creating time machines that are still available today. You heard me right—time travel is most definitely a real possibility and takes place every time people engage ...

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Sep
03
2013

New Covenant Alumnus Scores Top in the Nation>>>

John Davy,  a graduate of New Covenant in the class of 2010 has scored among the highest qualifiers in the MCAT.  A senior biochemistry and molecular biology major, received a 40 on the Medical College Administration (MCAT) test (the entrance exam for medical school) in May, placing him in the ...

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May
21
2013
Jan
22
2013

2013-14 Academic Calendar

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Aug
23
2010

Homework

We are making some important changes in New Covenant's School of Rhetoric, changes that have their rationale in history; and as a history teacher, I am intrigued by the history of almost anything. Homework is no exception. I did some reading and made some enlightening discoveries (although I still ...

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Aug
16
2010

Attention Deficit and the Inner Logic of Concentration

Notes on The Craftsman Richard Sennett. Yale University Press, 2008 Note 004.  08.16.10 "“ Attention Deficit and Concentration Richard Sennett's The Craftsman continues to provide fascinating insights in unexpected places.  In a broad discussion of how craftsmen develop their arts ...

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