EC’s “Next Big Thing” Meeting

In this recurring blog series, we look at the Culture of Innovation at Eastern Christian School. A major Institutional distinctive that sets EC apart as a global leader in Christian Education is that this is a school community and leadership team that takes calculated risks on new, leading ideas in order to more effectively fulfill…

The Importance of EC’s International Program

We are living in an age of connectivity.  With the prevalence of the Internet, computers, smart phones, and tablets, it is now easier than ever to interact with the world around us. Never before has it been so vital that our students develop an understanding of other cultures, giving them the power to work together…

ECMS Boys Basketball 1/19/15-1/23/15

After dropping to 1-3 following a tough loss to a talented Valley team on Tuesday afternoon, the young eagles were in need of a big win in front of a big crowd headed into Thursday's showdown with the HCA Defenders. Led by the 8th grade common core of Jared Post (26 points), Connor McDonough (17…

Girls Varsity Basketball

The girls visited the friendly confines of Pompton Lakes on Tuesday and played a strong first half, taking a 2 point lead into the locker room at halftime. The full court pressure from the Cardinals took it’s toll in the 2nd half as Pompton pulled away in the final 4 minutes for the win. On…

ECMS Girls Basketball 1/19/15-1/23/15

The Eagles started the week with an impressive 53-41 win against a talented Oakland Valley team. Madison Wynbeek and Sydney Moore combined for 33 while Christina Tartini and Anna Kinz handled the full-court press. The Eagles extended their win-streak to 3 with a victory against Hawthorne Christian on Thursday. Playing in front of a fun…

Middle School MLK Chapel

The 7th graders led us through Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I have a Dream" speech with songs, videos, drawings and student reflections. At the close of chapel, several faculty members rose and shared their dreams for the ECMS Community. It was a wonderful way to remember how God used Dr. King to make a difference…

An Interview With Mr. Lazor

First thing's first. Your last name is Lazor. That's already, easily the coolest name in the history of Eastern Christian administrators! Are you sick of "Laser" puns and Dr. Evil quotes, or do you roll with them? It is certainly better to have a "cool" name than something less desirable, so appropriately placed puns are well-received.  I did…

Boys Varsity Basketball 1/18/15

The boys varsity basketball team picked up a good win this week on 1/13 vs Hawthorne. It was a great game going back and forth. The boys had a great 4th quarter managing the clock and playing great defense. Final score was 46 to 36. Jason Englishman had 8 and Henry Rutenburg added 10 points.…

Girls Middle School Basketball 1/18/15

After a heartbreaking 1 point loss to Elmwood Park and an overtime loss to Midland Park, the Lady Eagles were able to earn their first "W" with a 53-21 victory over Lodi on Thursday. Despite the abnormally small court and rambunctious Lodi fans, the Eagles powered through and scored 22 unanswered points to start the game.…

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