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Updates for "Student Success"

5th Grade Mythology Exam Medals

5th Grade Mythology Exam Medals

This spring, the fifth grade class participated in the National Mythology Exam — administered by Excellence Through Classics — for the first time. The purpose of the exam is “to motivate students to learn about classical mythology and literature.” The fifth grade students completed 40 questions on the Olympic gods and 10 questions on Hercules.  

100% of the students who were able to take the exam earned a medal! You can see their names and the medals they earned below:

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Handbells at Redeemer Classical School

Handbells at Redeemer Classical School

Music education, experience, creation and performance is highly valued at RCS. The dedicated handbells teacher, a fine musician and composer in her own right, leads students in exploring grade appropriate musical experiences:

   •  Focus on an acclaimed graded handbell program
   •  Learn music theory and basic to advanced ringng skills
   •  Practice performance skills and composition through outreach concerts
   •  Participate in a local handbell festival

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Science Fair 2017

Science Fair 2017

Science fair is an important component of science education at RCS. Students in kindergarten through fourth grade complete class science fair projects. Students in grades five through eight work to complete individual projects. Through this process students learn how to apply the scientific method to solve a problem or answer a question. They also learn how to

•  Ask good questions
•  Do research
•  Write a research paper
•  Manage a large project
•  Work with deadlines

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National Mythology Exam Awards

National Mythology Exam Awards

This spring, RCS students in grades 5-8 took the National Mythology Exam administered by Excellence Through Classics. The purpose of the exam is “to motivate students to learn about classical mythology and literature.”

All students completed 40 questions on the Olympic gods and 10 questions on Hercules.  Sixth and seventh grade students also answered 10 questions on Norse mythology, which they have been studying in literature class.  Eighth grade students studied Book 22 of...

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National Latin Exam Awards

National Latin Exam Awards

In March 2017, the logic school Latin students took the National Latin Exam. This test is administered to over 149,000 students world-wide. Students answer questions on English derivatives and Latin history, mythology, culture, and translation. Most students who take the NLE are high school students, and some are college students. Typically, close to 38 % of students who take the NLE receive awards. This year, 50% of RCS students taking the NLE received an award for...

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