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Hackensack Christian School’s New Name: Bergen County Christian Academy

Reflecting a broadening reach over its 46-year history, Hackensack Christian School plans to change its name to Bergen County Christian Academy at the beginning of next school year. “The reason we are changing…

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Bathroom Policy Defies Common Sense, Biblical Truths

Len Deo, president of the New Jersey Family Policy Council, said education administrators have “crossed a lot of lines” in regards to the controversial transgender bathroom policies recently enacted by some school districts…

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Eastern Christian Coach Barry Veenstra Earns 400th Victory

On October 20, Eastern Christian Girls’ Soccer Coach Barry Veenstra notched his 400th career victory when his club defeated Manchester Regional, 4-0. The milestone was just one highlight in an illustrious coaching career….

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Abundant Life Academy Students Win Academic, Athletic Awards

Daniel Miletic, a sixth grade student at Abundant Life Academy in Nutley, NJ, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on January 24, moving a step closer to a $50,000 college…

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Pillar College is now offering courses in Paterson, NJ

Pillar College, through an arrangement with Passaic County Community College, now offers a Middle States-accredited bachelor degree program in Paterson, NJ. The program, recently launched at the Community Technology Center of Passaic County…

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New York School of the Bible Opens Brooklyn Campus

In 1971, the New York School of the Bible opened its doors at 123 West 57th Street in Manhattan to begin the ministry of “Teaching God’s Word to Train God’s People.” New York School…

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Hawthorne Christian Academy Introduces New Head of School

Hawthorne Christian Academy recently announced the hiring of David Seidman as its Head of School. The new administrator began his tenure at the school during the summer to prepare for the upcoming academic…

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Eagles Learning Center – Education Beyond the Classroom

The Eagles Learning Center officially opened its doors to the greater North Haledon, NJ area on November 17. Three years ago, the Eastern Christian School Association envisioned the development of this center as…

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Eastern Christian Alumna Amber Fiedler Named Presidential Fellow

Amber Fiedler, of Wayne, New Jersey, was selected as a Presidential Fellow at Gordon College in recognition of her academic achievements and faithful service to the campus community. The Gordon Presidential Fellows Program…

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Christian College Fairs Offered at Three Locations This Fall

Three National Christian College Fairs will be held in Metro New York in October. The fairs will features display tables and representatives from numerous Christian universities and colleges and free financial aid workshops….

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Does Christian Education Make a Difference?

In my capacity as Head of School at Eastern Christian School, I have the opportunity to talk to a lot of people about Christian education. People occasionally ask me whether Christian education makes…

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Eagles Day Camp Offers a Fun Summer Experience

In July and August, Eastern Christian School will host another action-packed season of Eagles Summer Day Camps. Eagles Camps have main campuses in Midland Park, North Haledon, and Wyckoff. Camp will include multiple…

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MTV Reality Stars Will Speak About Adoption in Wayne

MTV reality stars Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra will appear at the Wayne YMCA on May 10 and 11 to speak about unplanned pregnancy, adoption, and other issues facing young adults and teens….

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The Constitution Is For Everyone. Education Should Be Too

By Jeremy Del Rio and Fernando Cabrera Our city has a crisis that goes far beyond where congregations gather on weekends. Forty percent of New York City high school students drop out before…