What is a Learning Center & How Does it Differ from Childcare?

What is a Learning Center & How Does it Differ from Childcare?

While there’s no legal difference between an Early Learning Center and a Daycare or Childcare, there is a wide range of differences in how programs differ in terms of the learning approach. Some Learning Centers may, in fact, provide little educational curriculum, and vice versa.  NCA’s Earling Learning Center, however, is very intentional about age-appropriate preparation and training.  Each classroom is designed around learning centers that allow the children to...
What Does STEM Education Look Like in a Blue Ribbon Award-Winning Private School?

What Does STEM Education Look Like in a Blue Ribbon Award-Winning Private School?

At Northshore Christian Academy, our scholastic environment is shaped not only by our shared Christian values but also a commitment to bring a love of science, technology, engineering, and math to kids who will come of age in an increasingly tech-integrated world.  “These kids are going to be designing the next big thing,” says Raine Sherwood, STEM teacher at NCA. “The more hands-on education we can get them, the more successful I believe they’ll be.” STEM...
6 Reasons Why Northshore Christian Academy’s Early Learning Center is the Best Preschool in Snohomish County

6 Reasons Why Northshore Christian Academy’s Early Learning Center is the Best Preschool in Snohomish County

The Early Learning Center at NCA is a licensed year-round Christian preschool in Everett, WA near Boeing that serves families with children from 1 to 5 years of age.  The toddler to Pre-k programs incorporates learning and curriculum through a Biblical world-view that recognizes Jesus Christ as Creator and Lord. NCA endeavors to train students spiritually, academically, and personally. Northshore intergrades faith and learning as we educate the whole child to...
NCA Recognized Nationally for Excellence

NCA Recognized Nationally for Excellence

National Blue Ribbon Award Winner The US Department of Education announced on September 26, 2019, Northshore Christian Academy receives the prestigious National Blue Ribbon School award as an Exemplary High Performing school. Northshore Christian Academy is one of 50 non-public schools across the country to receive this honor. Northshore Christian Academy was also the only non-public school receiving this award in the Pacific Northwest. In Washington State, 3...
Chapel

Chapel

Every Wednesday, Northshore Christian Academy students participate in one of four Chapel programs: Early Learning Center, K-2nd grade, 3-5th grade, and 6-8th grade.  Chapel is an important part of our school and we desire to make it a special event that students look forward to each week. What is the purpose of chapel? Chapel is an avenue to gather students for corporate worship and teaching.  Chapel is like a church service geared for the student's developmental...

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