NCCSA Elementary Fine Arts Competition 2017

Elementary Fine Arts Chapel 2017 Our fourth, fifth, and sixth grade Fine Arts students are off to competition! After months of preparation and practice, our performers are ready to use their talents to glorify the Lord and represent Wake Christian Academy. We recently held our annual Fine Arts chapel, and each year, students look forward […]

Praise Him at Midnight – Blog by Kellie Fowler

Praise Him At Midnight It is Thanksgiving time. Sometimes it is so easy to make a list of all of the things for which we are thankful. We often list the obvious: home family food vehicles health The list could go on and on with all of the “things” we have in our lives.  Do […]

Welcome to our new Middle School Teachers!

It is time for a new school year to begin with new Middle School teachers Mr. B, Mr. K, Mr. Lowther, Mrs. Atkinson, and Mrs. Bertholf. Please join us in welcoming these teachers: Shawn Bertholf, known as Mr. B, and his family moved to North Carolina to begin a new chapter in their lives.  For the […]

Teacher Spotlight: Melvin Duckenfield

Melvin Duckenfield has talent few may realize. If you’ve been in the halls or attended the Senior Play this past winter, you may have heard it for yourself? He has an amazing singing voice and has a passion for sharing it with others. Our boys’ High School History and Bible teacher has been singing in […]

WCA Student Receives National Recognition in Piano

In the life of a musician, spring is a time for concerts, recitals, and performances. One WCA student has earned recognition on a national level in piano. Mitchell Moody won first place in the Free Will Baptist Christian Training Service competition this past year. He and his family went to Grand Rapids, Michigan last summer […]

Teacher Spotlight: Wendy Willis

By Evie Fordham   Wendy Willis teaches middle school science courses Engineering and Forensics at Wake Christian Academy. She has two bachelor’s degrees, one in Agricultural Engineering and the other in Science Education, from North Carolina State University. Mrs. Willis first felt the rewards of educating others while in college. “While I was… working on […]

Teacher Spotlight: Kellie Fowler

By Evie Fordham   Second grade teacher Kellie Fowler attended Wake Christian Academy for kindergarten through twelfth grade. Now she loves to guide her young pupils on the “journey of learning” in the same hallways and classrooms she used to frequent. “I love kids, and especially the age of second grade,” she said, “I taught […]

Teacher Spotlight: Lauren Chriscoe

By Evie Fordham Foreign Language Department Chair Lauren Chriscoe teaches Wake Christian Academy’s upper level Spanish courses. She found her calling after teaching English to schoolchildren in Costa Rica during her junior year at Wheaton College. “For them, English was not just another subject, it was a way to perhaps leave a cycle of poverty,” […]

Teacher Spotlight: Lalea Evans

By Evie Fordham   Elementary computer teacher Lalea Evans always knew that she wanted to be a teacher. “I’m a servant at heart, and teaching is one of my gifts,” she said, “It was a natural path for me.” Mrs. Evans teaches Wake Christian Academy’s second through fifth graders. She instructs them in basic Internet […]

Faculty Spotlight: Kristine Dement

By Evie Fordham   Media center specialist Kristine Dement is naturally curious. She wanted to learn more “about people and how the human mind thinks,” so she earned her bachelor’s in psychology from Michigan State University in 1998. That same year, she married her husband Glen, and a year after that they moved to Raleigh. […]

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