Eighth Grade

We have openings for Eighth Grade Students. Call us today for a school tour: (757) 502-5407

Admissions Contacts

Ruby DeCastro-Brown
Sharon Clark

(757) 502-4507

Discounts

Multiple Student Tuition Discount: Families with two or more children will receive a tuition discount for each child as follows: Student in the highest grade level is considered as the first child.
• 2nd child – 5%
• 3rd child – 10%
• 4th child and up – 15%
**Fees are not included. Fees are additional. Only one discount per family will apply.

Military and First Responder Discount: Active duty military and first responder families will receive a 10% discount on the yearly tuition.
**Fees are not included. Fees are additional. Only one discount per family will apply.

About the Eighth Grade Program

Parents will need to complete all sections of the Admission Application and submit the application fee. Our Admissions Staff will call to schedule a school tour. We have very small class sizes so your child will have the attention he or she needs to excel.

Curriculum

Bible: Bob Jones Press | Provide a foundation for learning what the Bible teaches about the consequences of attitudes and actions. Personal application is emphasized to help your students understand the rewards and challenges of the Christian life.

Literature: Veritas Press | Students are introduced to a biblical perspective theme books. Student are taught to interpret, analyze, and evaluate authors, works, themes, and terms in light of Scripture.

Math-Algebra 1 Part 1:
Saxon, Veritas Press | Presents algebra topics in a logical order with detailed examples promoting student comprehension. Numeric and algebraic expressions are simplified before solving linear equations. Inequalities are also explored.

Math-Algebra 1: Saxon, Veritas Press | Numeric and algebraic expressions are simplified Before solving and graphing linear equations, Inequalities, and their systems. Polynomials, Rational expressions, radicals, and solving rational Features focus on probability, statistics, historical figures and scriptural connections.

History-American Republic: Bob Jones Press | This work provides your student with a survey of the history and heritage of the United States from a Christian worldview.

Physical Science: Veritas Press | Recommended to follow the general science course, this course discusses the atmosphere, hydrosphere, weather, structure of the earth, environmentalism, physics of motion, Newton`s Laws, gravity and astrophysics. Myths generated by the hysterical environmentalist movement are addressed. Many hands-on experiments – all use common household chemicals and supplies.

English 8-Latin 2: Veritas Press | Continue the study of Latin word parts and present new words in word families that share a prefix, root, or suffix. Latin vocabulary explored.

English-Writing/Grammar: Bob Jones Press | Review the eight parts of speech, five basic sentence patterns, usage, and mechanics. Introduce adjective clauses, participles, gerunds, and infinitives. Dictionary skills, library skills, study skills, and the writing process are also part of the year’s work. Writing projects include a news report, a character profile, a short fable, an informal debate script, a photo essay, and an in-class essay. Literature from the classics.

Supply List

1 Large supply box (not oversized)
1Pencil pouch
1 Pack of crayons or colored pencils (Crayola Twistables highly recommended)
1 12” ruler with both inches and centimeters
1 Compass
1 Protractor
1 Pair of pointed scissors
4 Glue sticks (no glue pens)
2 Boxes 24 count #2 pencils (1 each semester)
1 Package of pencil top erasers
1 Package of black ink pens (no gel)
2 Red pens (no gel)
4 Highlighters
6 Two pocket folders (heavy duty plastic recommended)
6 Packages of wide ruled, 8”x10 ½, loose leaf filler paper each semester
1 Package of graph paper
2 Composition notebooks (wide ruled)
1 Three-holed 2″ loose leaf binder w/ dividers
1 Package of 3”x 5” lined index cards
1 Webster’s Dictionary – Merriam Webster (red cover)
1 Webster’s Thesaurus (yellow cover)
1 Assignment pad (calendar style)
1 King James Bible
1 USB 8GB flash drive
8 Boxes of tissue, standard size (4 each semester)
2 Bottles of hand sanitizer (1 each semester)
4 Containers of Lysol wipes
1 Gym uniform (purchase from Flynn O’Hara)
1 Pair of gym shoes (to be left at the school)
Click HERE to buy uniforms.

Regular Schedule

Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri

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Chapel Schedule

Wednesday

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Get In Touch

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Ivy League  Christian Academy is a wonderful school. Their small class sizes allow for a very personal learning experience for the children. You should schedule a tour.

Dave Flanagan

President, Spin Modern

Grading Scale

A+ 99-100 G.P.A. 4.0
A 96-98 3.8
A- 94-95 3.6
B+ 91-93 3.3
B 88-90 3.1
B- 85-87 2.9
C+ 82-84 2.6
C 79-81 2.3
C- 77-78 2
D+ 74-76 1.3
D 70-73 1
F 0-69 0

Weighted GPA of 0.5 will be added for advanced courses, e.g., dual enrollment, AP, and Honors.