HCOS Newsletter

January 2020

Biblical Attributes

A few years ago Heritage Christian Online School created a schoolwide document that outlines the Biblical Attributes desired for our students. Over the next few months we are going to unpack these attributes and provide insight and articles that dig deeper into the meaning of each of these. This month we are going to start with the opening phrase: 

At HCOS we desire that all students become people who are
 ASSURED of God’s love, aware of his GRACE,
Growing in WISDOM...

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Why Do We Homeschool?

I find the question of why we homeschool tends to surface more in January and February than during the other months of the year. The fun of Christmas break is behind us and we need to get back into the daily life of learning at home. Everyone is talking about their new year’s goals, and we are working with our kids to re-establish routines that seem to have sunk into oblivion after a two-week break. It’s as if baking, gifts, turkey, and treats have all worked as a...

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Faith Based Service Through ADST

When you hear about ADST (Applied Design, Skills and Technology) your first thought isn’t “This will be a great way to teach service for His glory.” It wasn’t mine when I first heard about ADST becoming an essential class for all grades in the modernized BC Curriculum. I would like to share why I see that we as believers of Christ, should view this as an amazing opportunity to serve others.

ADST replaced Applied Skills courses that were part of the previous...

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Web Development 10 – A New Grad Course Offering!

Do you have a high school student who is intrigued by modern technology? Are they fascinated by the creative design elements that go into producing engaging visual platforms? Perhaps you have a student who loves technology and design - working with HTML is a great fit for students who want to explore the avenue of web creation.

We are so excited to be able to offer a new course at the grade 10 level for HCOS students. Our Web Development 10 is an online course,...

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