Jubilee Academy

A Warm Welcome!

Posted by Office Admin on June 29, 2017  /   Posted in Jubilee Academy, Ministry Updates

We have an exciting announcement from our Executive Director! I am very happy to announce that Kristie Eldridge is the new Head of School at Jubilee Academy. Kristie is no stranger to teaching with over 20 years of experience, which includes 2 years at Jubilee Academy. Since Kristie left Jubilee Academy, she has received her

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Trauma Informed Teaching Part 2

Posted by Office Admin on June 15, 2017  /   Posted in Jubilee Academy

By: Kristi Thompson Children who have experienced trauma at the hands of their caregivers especially need calm and caring teachers, but they are also the ones most likely to mistrust adults and push those teachers away. “The children who need love the most will ask for it in the most unloving ways,” Russel Barkley, educational

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Trauma Informed Teaching Part 1

Posted by Office Admin on June 14, 2017  /   Posted in Jubilee Academy

By: Kristi Thompson Children from hard places, that is, children who have experienced early life traumas such as abuse, neglect, abandonment, orphanage care, chronic illness, or a stressful gestation, walk into the classroom carrying additional burdens. While they may look like their peers, they often have what is known as a “hidden disability.” The way

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Educating Kids from Hard Places

Posted by Heather Sewell on June 01, 2017  /   Posted in Jubilee Academy, Ministry Updates

“Jubilee Academy equips students spiritually, academically, socially, physically, and emotionally, to live with a Biblical worldview, so that they may impact the culture for the glory of the Lord Jesus Christ.” Jubilee Academy staff teaches their students from more than just an academic perspective. “We look at the entire person, so we educate students in a way

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Orphan Care Alliance brings Jubilee Academy into its Ministry Family 

Posted by Heather Sewell on March 12, 2017  /   Posted in Jubilee Academy, Ministry Updates

Written By: Becky Raver When OCA Executive Director Darren Washausen and his wife, Stacia began searching for a more effective educational choice for their son, Jubilee Academy came to their attention. Enrolling their son in this school was not only an answer to prayer, but also the beginning of a deeper relationship between Orphan Care

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