Congratulations to Mrs. Malinda Evans!
Last night she was recognized by Kansas Association of Independent Religious Schools (KAIRS) in their Teacher of the Year Celebration!
Mrs. Evans represented MCA from the Great Plains Alliance of Christian Schools (GPACS).
We are very proud of her!
Please join us in congratulating Mrs. Evans!
It’s a new year, and that means new apps on your tweens’ and teens’ phones. While the old standbys like Snapchat and Instagram are still going strong, there’s no shortage of social media, video-sharing, and homework-help apps that are popular but not necessarily household names.Of course, it’s nearly impossible to keep up with every hot new app, which makes knowing the risky features — like interaction with strangers, anonymity, privacy concerns, and iffy content — a solid first step. But it’s still important to know the specifics of what’s on your kid’s device and whether or not you’ll allow it to stay there.
Read the whole article from Common Sense Media and CNN:
Disappearing message apps are all the rage right now on social media, but are they as unsafe as they seem? Find out exactly what’s so harmful about phantom posts on Snapchat and Instagram.
TikTok has become a social force to be reckoned with, but not everyone uses this video-sharing app as intended. Bark breaks down what parents need to know.
Snapchat is one of the fastest-growing social media apps available today. It allows people to snap and caption photos as part of a conversation. This is viewed as far more personal than simple text messaging. Although Snapchat certainly has fun features, it’s important to discuss safety with kids – especially they have their own mobile phones. Here’s how to approach the conversation and keep your child safe online.
Mr. Goodnight, one of the founders of Maranatha Christian Academy, and the first Principal, ascended to his Heavenly home on Wednesday, December 12, 2018.
Mr. Goodnight’s service at Maranatha began in 1974. In 1975 he began teaching at Maranatha, teaching mathematics, Bible and History. His former students remember him for the caring and kind heart that he had for his students. One former student commented, “He was my favorite teacher and its sad to hear of his passing.”Read More
Next ACT Boot Camp – APRIL 6, 2019 – 1:00 At MCA, Room 101.
Register on your Family Smart Tuition Account.
Working in conjunction with Sylvan of Shawnee, MCA college-bound students can attend exclusive ACT training.
Space and Dates are limited.
Fort Hays State University is excited to announce scholarship opportunities for the 2018-2019 academic year. The following scholarships are effective Fall 2018 for new on-campus freshman . All we need is your ACT/SAT scores and the scholarship is yours (see link below). You may be eligible for other university and/or departmental scholarships too! Priority deadline to apply – November 15th, 2018. Final deadline – February 15, 2019.
Current College Now or Quickstep students are eligible to attend a fall Choices Workshop that is designed to help students with the career decision-making process and selecting a college major, and a Discover Your Strengths Workshop, to learn your top five strengths and how to leverage them for success. These free workshops are available this fall and take place in the Career Development Center, which is located on the second floor of the Student Center. Students can register online at http://www.jccc.edu/student-resources/counseling/career/discover-yourself.html or by calling 913-469-3870, or in person at the Career Development Center.Read More