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Back to School: Student Edition

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

Read to find out three key tips to #startsabrestrong this academic year.

Back to School: Parent Edition

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

3 Must Haves for a Successful Year You've seen the advertisements and the sales! The back to school season is in full swing. Normally, this time of year is focused on preparing students for their return to school. In this post we will focus on 3 attitudes parents need in order to have a successful…

SCS Lower School Teacher Participated in Top Science Academy

  • Melissa Pearson
  • News

Last fall, Angela Henderson was selected to participate in the Christian School Educators Science Academy (CSESA) in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  This program is sponsored jointly by Christian Schools International and ACSI.  Educators had to apply and be selected to participate in this event, with a limited number of spots available.  Christian educators from around the…

Dr. Barfell’s Superintendent Vlog, Episode 6

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

In this episode, Dr. Barfell recaps the end of year highlights of the 2017-2018 school year.

SCS Junior Achieves Perfect ACT Score

  • Melissa Pearson
  • News

Joshua Boyle Achieves Top ACT Score Joshua Boyle, son of David and Kelly Boyle, and a junior at Southside Christian School earned the highest possible ACT composite score of 36. Over the past several decades, the ACT has been developed as a powerful predictor of college and university success.  Very rarely does a student score…

Dr. Barfell’s Superintendent Vlog, Episode 5

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

In episode five, Dr. Barfell showcases STEM emphasis across the different school divisions. He highlights the collaborative work of the Engineering and Kindergarten classes.

SCS Senior Named Finalist in 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program

  • Melissa Pearson
  • News

"Southside Christian School is pleased to recognize Brian Remer as a Semifinalist in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. Last week, officials from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of the Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. "

Dr. Barfell’s Superintendent Vlog Episode 4

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

School safety has become a hot topic among schools with many recent school shootings. On this episode, Dr. Barfell discusses the security measures in place at SCS.

Dr. Barfell’s Superintendent Vlog, Episode 3

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

In this episode of Dr. Barfell's Vlog, he recounts the JTerm experience to the Dominican Republic in partnership with Freedom International Ministries.

Dr. Barfell’s Superintendent Vlog, Episode 2

  • Melissa Pearson
  • Blog

In this episode of Dr. Barfell's Vlog, he introduces the new annual fund, The Fund for SCS. He also reports how the fund has helped fund several recent projects for the school.

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