HCOS Newsletter

April 2020

Servanthood

"and loving their neighbour through STEWARDSHIP, SERVANTHOOD and COMMUNITY"

With the focus of our previous newsletter article on stewardship, this month we are going to look at our next Biblical Attribute, servanthood.

Throughout the foundation of most of these attributes is woven another quality that is at the heart of our faith: humility. Rarely is humility more necessary than in the attribute of servanthood. And never was it more evident in human history than in...

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Understanding Anxiety Amidst COVID-19

As we continue to navigate through this time of uncertainty, it is our desire that HCOS is a place that offers peace and stability. As a school community, it has been amazing to see how agile our organization has been; from leadership, to teachers to our families and students. We are all adjusting our practices, in order to serve a new reality and for some a new way of learning. 

We recognize that many members of our community are faced with different and difficult...

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Grad Program Christian Studies Changes

There are some important changes coming to the Grad Program Christian Studies program at Heritage Christian Online School. Our team has been meeting regularly over the last year to design a new program in order to better meet the needs of our community.

We are moving to two credit courses for our Christian Studies programming to allow more student choice and flexibility in their programming. Students will be able to customize their program based on their interests,...

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Tools for Finding and Choosing Curriculum

This article is not about finding the “best curriculum”. It is about attempting to pass along some tools and strategies to enable you to navigate curriculum options in innovative ways, allowing for flexibility and agility in your home education journey.

In my opinion, there is no “best” curriculum. Only the best “fit” for your student, and for you as the facilitator. Make sure you take into account family dynamics; what your best friend or favourite blogger might...

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