Author: Ruth Turner

Have you ever been stuck? At St. Stephen's Academy, we know your child is going to get stuck at some point. In fact, in the higher grades we purposefully give them problems that we know are challenging and require perseverance to complete. Being stuck is...

The Tech-Wise Family, Chapter 5 “Learning and Working” – Devin Smith Imagine someone calls you up one day:             “Hello?”             “Greetings, neighbor. I represent a research company, and we would like to include your family in a significant experiment.”              “Ok, what’s this about?”             “Yes, it’s simple. We play hours...

Our South Campus welcomed the 5th grade students to Preview Day on Tuesday to give them just a glimpse into life as a middle school student next fall. Excitement was high as they started their day off with fun activities in the gym with Mr. Koch, Mr....

​NO SCHOOL December 18-January 1 Please enjoy your Christmas Break this month. Take time to celebrate the Incarnation of the powerful, almighty Creator of all things who took on flesh to live among His creatures and creation. For unto you is born this day in the city of...

A few weeks ago we sent a letter to the school community describing the 2017-18 St. Stephen's Academy Annual Fund Campaign. Our goal through the Campaign is to raise at least $220,000 toward the operational needs of the school. The first component of this effort,...

...11th grade students have been learning about the quantum principles governing atomic structures. To put their understanding to the test, students played electron-ic battleship. "Ships" were placed across different elements on the periodic table and students took turns "firing" at different elements by naming specific...

Christmas Concert Day - December 15 Our annual Christmas Concert is scheduled for Friday, December 15, 7:00pm, at Lake Bible Church, home of our South Campus.    Morning ALL students, PreK-12th will be at the South Campus that morning. We will have rehearsal and all-school photo at the South Campus from 8:45am-12:15pm. Drop off...

5th Grade Class Visits Hearthstone - Carrie Cybulski, 5th-B Teacher Our class had a wonderful visit to Hearthstone this last week. We had the privilege of presenting a short play about the Pilgrims' voyage to the New World and their friendship with the Native Americans upon landing in...

​The Tech-Wise Family, Chapter 4 “Waking and Sleeping” – Riley Gilmore Technology is not just “easy everywhere,” it is also “whenever.” This can be a great gift. When our son was five months old, my wife and I were thanking God for this “whenever” technology as my phone...