Good Friday After a Bad Year

Good Friday After a Bad Year

The below excerpt was originally published March 29, 2020: “The restaurants are empty, and the school desks sit silent. The coffee shops, church pews, and barber shops are void of conversation. Trips have been cancelled and weddings postponed. Our world is...
Why Didn’t I Read This in High School?

Why Didn’t I Read This in High School?

This year we published our K-12 book list, which for me turned out to be one of the most delightful and also important projects of the year. It was delightful as someone who loves books and history to rummage around old books and to think creatively about how we could...
Singapore Math: Count Me In

Singapore Math: Count Me In

Math problems, logic puzzles, riddles; I love them all.  People who know me know that I am passionate about teaching students to develop strong problem-solving skills that will serve them throughout their lives.  As a classical educator, one of my goals...

A Message from the Board of Directors

Dear Covenant Parent, Welcome to 2021!  I have some GREAT news to share with you…. One of the things the Board of Directors is responsible for is the financial integrity of the school.  Over the last few years, we have raised tuition significantly...
Our Enduring Resolve

Our Enduring Resolve

By FRANKLIN NORTON The gifts are unwrapped and the Christmas lights have faded, the end of a turbulent year marked by the silent drop of the Times Square crystal-studded ball—this time with no crowded cheering or packed-in parties. The month of January always arrives...