Posts written by Melissa Geiss

DC Undergoes Accreditation Visit

A seven member accreditation team was on campus this week to evaluate Dayton Christian School as we look to renew our accreditation with the Association of Christian Schools International. According to ACSI, “Accreditation is a process of recognizing and assessing educational institutions for their standards, performance, integrity and quality. Schools that commit to striving for […]

Garretts Make Impact at State Level

Several members of our DC family have made a choice to get involved in their community to make a positive impact, offering their Christian perspective to a state-wide council. Sophomore Holly Garrett and DC Director of Health Services Kim Garrett were recently selected to serve on the Advisory Council for Ohio’s Statewide Family Engagement Center. […]

Meet DC’s Newest Eagle Scout

Dayton Christian senior Seth Withers celebrated his Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony on February 23 where he was recognized for achieving the Boys Scouts’ highest rank. Earning the rank of Eagle Scout involves a deep commitment to the Boy Scouts and their ideals. Among other requirements, Eagle Scouts must earn 21 merit badges, complete […]

The Scientific Method is Alive and Well at DC!

Last week, science was the focus as both the high school and the junior high held a science fair and presented their projects to a panel of judges. The high school science fair was held in the cafeteria on Monday, February 11. Fifty-five students from the high school earned a rating of “superior,” twenty-two earned […]

DC Celebrates Black History Month

February is Black History Month, and from preschool through high school, Dayton Christian School celebrated the lives of notable African Americans. In preschool, our students learned about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., George Washington Carver, and former President Barak Obama through videos, games, and artwork. The kindergarten classes studied the lives of Mae Jemison, Garrett […]

Students Participate in OSU Honor Band

Four Dayton Christian School junior high students took part in the 2019 Ohio State Middle School Honor Band Festival this past Saturday. Merrick May, Mathias Hahn, Justin Lotter and Nathan Reynolds joined about 360 other students in this annual event. Each year, outstanding musicians in 7th and 8th grade are nominated by their band directors […]

Boosters Present $20,000 Check For Warrior Center

The Dayton Christian Athletic Booster Club presented Dayton Christian School Friday night with a check in the amount of $20,000 for the purchase of the new sound system in the Warrior Center! The DC Athletic Booster Club annually provides financial and volunteer support for our Warriors athletic programs. The Athletic Booster Club is an all […]

Girls Varsity Basketball Team Gives Back to the Dayton Community

The Dayton Christian Warriors Girls Varsity Basketball Team recently completed a service project for the St. Vincent de Paul Dayton homeless shelter. The Warriors created ten “tie” fleece blankets after practice this week and prayed over each blanket that it would keep someone warm but also that our Lord would touch their hearts with the […]

DC SWIM: What the 17% Know

If 17% of the high school student body showed up to school driving the same make and model of car, we would all wonder what was going on. If 17% of our high schoolers arrived to school wearing pink DC interlock polos, we would surmise that a new trend was on the rise. But what […]

J-Term: Two Weeks of Fun and Impact

A martial arts class? A trip to Costa Rica? Serving the needy in the Miami Valley? The two weeks immediately after Christmas break is a time at Dayton Christian when our high school students (and starting this year, our junior high students) roll up their sleeves and get involved in hands-on learning experiences offered to […]

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