NEWS & EVENTS
Partners for Eternity
Students are encouraged to participate in Partners for Eternity. A mentor program that connect senior citizens to youth.
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)Training
In February 2018 a group of fourteen students and teachers completed a 20 hour CERT training course. All of the attendees passed their test and obtained a CERT certificate.
In Oct 2018 a group of 5 students and 2 teachers spent 3 days in Panama City, Fl assisting victims of Hurricane Michael setting up and volunteering at a point of distribution center.
Every Friday students also learn character traits that promote healthy relationships and lifestyles. Students benefit from the small groups structure and peer to peer connections.
Students will be able to go out for short term service opportunities.
Beacon Academy high school students are invited to attend a 4 day workbee at a local mission.
First Aid/CPR Certified
Beacon is blessed to have a CPR/First Aid instructor on site. As an added benefit all students over the age of 14 completed an 8 hour certification course for First Aid and CPR.
Feb 2018 Awards for Design Challenge
Beacon Academy students were awarded two first place trophies in a design challenge through BrightSpark for their idea TrafficFree, an app designed to alleviate some of the traffic in Chattanooga on the highways by encouraging commuters to take back-roads and side-streets offering them points toward earning monetary rewards. The team comprised of 7-10th grader won awards for Best Overall and Peoples Choice.
Calendar at a Glance
February 21 President's Day NO SCHOOL
March 16-20 Spring Break NO SCHOOL
April 15 1/2 Day School Noon Dismissal
May 18 8th Grade Graduation
May 20 Last Day of School
May 22 High School Graduation
June 30 Last Day Registration Fee is $300
July 1 Registration Fee is $400
August 8 1st Day of School
September 5 No School Labor Day
July 1 Last day to register at $300 plus
$50 field trip fee
July 2 Registration fee will be $400 plus
$50 field trip fee
Aug 1 Teachers report
Aug 7-10 Teacher's NAD Convention
in Phoenix, AZ
Aug 13 Registration/Back to
School Social (tentative)
Aug 16 1st Day of School