CONGRATULATIONS to the JCS Book Jays Reading Team on earning a second place ribbon at the IU8 Reading Competition on Wednesday, November 15. The 5th and 6th grade team members have been preparing since May, reading books and practicing quizzing. As a team they read a total of 210 books with 2 of the team […]
On October 27, the JCS middle school held an in-house speech meet where students in sixth through eighth grade enjoyed a one-class period of speech presentations. Over the course of a month, seventh and eighth grade students diligently prepared to present speech meet pieces in front of their English classes. Not only did they memorize […]
Congratulations to the following students who placed in the local spelling bee, held on Friday, October 13, 2017. They will represent JCS at the ACSI District Spelling Bee on November 9, 2017. Nineteen industrious students from Grades 5-8 participated in the local bee this year, and we are so proud of each one for the willingness to take on a big challenge! Front Row: Joel Velazquez, Lydia Hostetter, […]
On Saturday, October 7, 2017, Johnstown Christian School held its fourth Homecoming celebration. The JCS Homecoming Court was comprised of thirteen class representatives (underclassmen) and nine seniors. Senior Court had to submit an application, be interviewed by a committee and give their testimony of faith in front of the secondary student body to have their […]
We are pleased to have therapy dogs Brucie and Gracie visit Johnstown Christian School Elementary students for our 4th year! Brucie and Gracie help motivate, encourage and support student reading. In our PK and K classes, students and the pups enjoy having a story read to them. The dogs (who have gone through extensive training) […]
Elementary students welcomed Officer Phil on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. The Officer Phil Safety Programs teaches children about stranger danger, the negative effects of bullying, fire safety, internet safety and respect for authority figures.
After a nationwide search, the Board of Directors at Johnstown Christian School has named Mrs. Celeste Sprankle as the the new Administrator beginning July 1, 2017. Celeste Sprankle, who is a JCS alumna, has more than 27 years experience in education including Director of Curriculum and Instruction for the school since 2013. Additionally, Sprankle has […]
Congratulations to several Spanish students from Johnstown Christian School who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2017 National Spanish Examinations. The students are: Daniel Hostetter – Freshman, Zack Hodges – Senior, Alaina Miller – Junior, and Brielle Antesberger – Freshman.
Congratulations to the eleven students who participated in the ACSI Creative Writing Contest. The participants’ written works were chosen by their classroom teachers to represent JCS in the ACSI Creative Writing Festival. The students’ written works were judged by three different people who evaluated their writing on style, development, and conventions of language. Grade 4 […]