Senior Spotlight on Mitchell Moody

Class of 2019 President Mitchell Moody will long be remembered around campus for the positive example he set for our younger students. Mitchell is one of two students voted “Most Likely to Impact the World for Christ” by his fellow seniors, and he certainly has left his mark at WCA. Recently, he was part of […]

Interview with Author Jayna Duckenfield!

Spend time chatting with Class of 2011 Alum Jayna Duckenfield about her children’s book, and you will be inspired by how the powerful story of Humbleton came to be. Jayna has loved to write since she was eight years old. As a Garner YMCA camp counselor leading story time to a group of campers, she […]

Graduate Spotlight – Kevin Silva ’18

Walk the halls at WCA, and you’ll see Class of ‘18 alum Kevin Silva’s talent on display in almost every building. He has been our unofficial “resident student-photographer” for the past few years. His pictures are striking enough to make you stop and stare.                       […]

Morehead-Cain Scholar Profile Reagan Woodard

Stunned and crying tears of joy is how Senior Reagan Woodard reacted to hearing the news that she was named a 2017 Morehead-Cain scholar. Reagan has attended WCA since kindergarten, and Middle School Principal Larry Hoxie describes her as “humble yet confident as a middle schooler”, and she still displays those same character qualities today. Assistant High […]

Alumni Spotlight: Dale Hayes and Becky Hayes Renfroe

At the Alumni Leadership Series talk in March, WCA Alumni and siblings Dale Hayes (‘82) and Becky Hayes Renfroe (‘89) discussed with us their experiences in computer careers. As Wake Christian students, both played varsity sports. Dale played Varsity football and baseball, and Becky played volleyball. Both of them were very grateful for their time at Wake Christian. […]

Alumni Leadership Speaker Series – Donna Lane and Barrett Martin

            Donna Lane and Dr. Barrett Martin speak at our Alumni Leadership Speaker Series By: Geneva Collins We gathered together on a windy Thursday in February to hear what alumni Donna Lane and Dr. Barrett Martin had to share with us. Mrs. Lane spoke first about her career in nursing. […]

Alumni Leadership Speaker Series – Tony Gilliam

Tony Gilliam Speaks at Alumni Leadership Speaker Series By: Geneva Collins “Appreciate where you’re at.” That was alumnus Tony Gilliam’s message last Thursday as he kicked off the Alumni Series.  Gilliam is quite accomplished as a sports announcer, starting in the pro wrestling ring and more recently announcing for the Carolina Panthers and the Hurricanes […]

Alumni Spotlight: Joe Cockrell

Joe Cockrell grew up in the Garner area.   A 1983 graduate of Wake Christian Academy, Joe played basketball and tennis as well as sang in chorus. He received his undergraduate degree from Campbell and went on to New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Since his graduation there, he has served as a Pastor and Christian school teacher.   Currently Joe serves […]

WCA Alumni, Matt Brewer, back on campus for the day!

Matt Brewer (’04) graciously joined us on campus this week to speak with some of our high school students about what it takes to have a career as an Engineer. Geneva Collins tells us about the experience here… Our physics class went in a different direction on Tuesday when we combined classes with the BC Calculus […]

Alumni Spotlight: Barrett Martin

by Mary Ann Martin Dr. Barrett Martin, WCA Class of ’05, was the guest speaker for the Opening Convocation at Barton College on Tuesday, August 25. Barrett shared with the students some of his memories as a baseball player at Barton. He also encouraged the students to make the most of their time in college by getting involved with […]

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