In this week’s episode:
—Thunderbird Adventist Academy Principal Drives 300 Hours to Deliver Graduation Gowns—
At Thunderbird Adventist Academy in Scottsdale, Arizona, Principal Jeff Rogers and other staff members took the time to deliver yard signs to the seniors as a small way of celebrating them. Watch the ABC 15 News video via the link below.
—Hawaiian Mission Academy’s Ka Lama Iki Campus Engages Students with Virtual STEM Lab—
At Hawaiian Mission Academy’s Ka Lama Iki campus, the principal and staff wanted to create a science lesson for the students each week. They created interactive videos for all of the students to participate in, using materials they found around their homes!
Watch Online: https://www.facebook.com/HawaiianMissionAcademyKaLamaIki/
—HMA Windward Campus Connects Online—
At HMA’s Windward campus, teachers have worked hard to create happy memories for their students online. On the school Facebook page, they have provided chapel experiences and stories read aloud.
Watch Online: https://www.facebook.com/hma.windwardcampus/
—Highlights from Northern California Conference Schools During Distance Learning—
Distance learning has transformed the Northern California Conference schools. The link to an amazing video is below!
Watch Online: https://vimeo.com/420930477
—Academy Seniors Set Up Scholarships with Unused Class Trip Funds—
At Central Valley Christian Academy in Ceres, Calif., the senior class trip was canceled along with their graduation. The class voted to use their class trip funds to help others in their class pay down the balance on their school bill and they set up two scholarships of $1,000.00 each to help two of next years’ seniors with tuition. What an awesome way to demonstrate Christ’s love to their fellow students!
Learn more about CVCA: http://www.cvcaonline.net/
—Distance Learning a Success at San Gabriel Academy—
At San Gabriel Academy in the Southern California Conference, plans for an alternate education design were already underway when the conference closed its schools. The curriculum did not change and the students readily adapted. Virtual interaction paired with a strong, Christ-centered curriculum is the name of the game!
Read More: https://scc.adventist.org/stories/distance-learning-a-success-at-san-gabriel-academy
—Escondido Music Ministry Class Teacher Surprises Students for Virtual Week of Prayer—
Escondido Adventist Academy’s Music Ministry class did something very special. The students decided to make a virtual band video as a way to express worship and stay engaged, and their teacher surprised them by playing the video for the first time on the last day of their virtual Week of Prayer.
Watch online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pk6b8v5sQC4&feature=youtu.be
Learn More: https://www.eaaschool.org/
—Academy Families Reach Out to Frontline Medical Workers—
Families from Riverview Christian Academy in Reno, Nevada, had the opportunity to participate in a community service project for those in their school family who are serving on the frontlines of this pandemic. An RCA parent organized an appreciation gift for a doctor and a nurse who are connected with the school. Learn more in this week’s episode!
Learn More about RCA: http://riverviewacademy.org/
—Pacific Union College Hosts Annual Week of Prayer Online—
At Pacific Union College, the annual Week of Prayer brought students together despite distance.
Additionally, the PUC Facebook page and the PUC Parents and Families page have been the hub for not only sharing relevant information, but also social connection.
Learn More: https://www.facebook.com/pacificunioncollege/
PUC Parents and Families: https://www.facebook.com/pucfamily/
—Holbrook Indian School Adapts to Students’ Needs; Celebrates Graduates—
For the students of Holbrook Indian School, distance learning has presented specific challenges. Learn how the school adapted to meet the needs of all students in this week’s episode. Visit the link below to see messages to their six seniors!
Learn More about Holbrook’s Graduating Class: https://www.holbrookindianschool.org/class-of-2020
Read more: https://adventistfaith.com/news/2020/04/holbrook-distance-learning/
—#LaSierraTogether—Being Together While Apart—
At La Sierra University’s home page, their banner captured our attention.
Learn More: https://lasierra.edu/together/
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“I am among you as one who serves.” –Luke 22:27
Read a special message to our 2020 graduates!