We Do School Differently You always want what is best for your kids as parents. You want them to have all of the love, safe shelter, good health, and best education that is available. Don’t think that you can’t have a say in all of these matters – your choices can make a huge impact on your kids. While your child’s education is typically determined by school zoning boundaries and places of residency, that doesn’t mean you are stuck with the local school you may not want your children to attend. We’ve outlined the difference of all of your choices
Why Teach Altruism? Altruism is at the core of our values here at Impact Christian Academy. It highlights the importance of selflessness and promotes putting others’ needs ahead of your own. It stems from humans’ innate desire of helping people, without the obligation of doing so, or the expectation of being rewarded for such kind gestures. While the goal of altruism is not for personal gain, the practice does reap some positive benefits in the process. We believe those who are altruistic become the most successful by learning life skills and making positive impacts on their community as they go.
Everyone knows that most kids love recess. But what you might not know is that climbing to the top of a slide or swinging from the monkey bars can help lead your student to success in the classroom. There is exhaustive research that suggests that physically active people are not only healthier but also perform better on tests of cerebral or intellectual ability. Further, establishing an active lifestyle as a student can help set healthy patterns that will last into adulthood. Studies have consistently demonstrated that physically active people are not only healthier but also perform better on tests of
The benefits of integrating an education in the arts to your child’s education are countless and highly beneficial. The fine arts positively impact a child’s academic performance, assists in the development of social skills and provides an outlet for creativity that is crucial to development. Read our blog to learn more about the importance of arts in your child’s education. Incorporating music into your child’s curriculum can help your child in the classroom in ways you wouldn’t believe. Studies show that children who play instruments are able to complete complex mathematical problems better than their peers who do not
National School Success Month By September, our kids are back in school and ready to conquer the upcoming academic year. What you likely did not know is that this month is also National School Success Month. This month is the perfect opportunity to work with your child and determine the best course of action to set your child up for success this school year. Read our blog to learn how to empower your student this September. Monitor Your Child’s Daily Work Keeping tabs on your child’s classwork and homework assignments on a daily basis helps you to avoid any surprises.
Seven Reasons Why You Should Send Your Child to Impact Christian Academy Every year, parents in Jacksonville are faced with the incredibly important decision of choosing where to send their children to receive their education. Here are eight reasons why you should consider trusting Impact Christian Academy with your child’s schooling. We Have a 100% Graduation Rate Compared to other schools in Jacksonville that only graduate 80-90% of their students, ICA is proud of its 100% graduation rate. However, at ICA our goal is not to just have your child graduate and be done with them, we aim to provide