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Character Counts: Pillars of EC Athletics

The Eastern Christian Athletic Program exists to glorify God by developing Christian character and competitive excellence in its student athletes. This mission creates expectations for all EC athletes to uphold the following six Eagles Athletic Pillars for athletic success: Glorify God (Colossians 3:17a) Strive for Excellence (Colossians 3:23) Exemplify Christian Character (1 Corinthians 6:19b-20) Run the Race to…

Check out the EC Athletics Blog!

In an effort to share more of what goes on at EC with the community, we've started using the EC Athletics Blog in a new way. We will be posting weekly stories of each team, with highlights from the previous week and what's coming up the following week. Don't feel like checking the blog for new stories…

National Honor Society Induction

[caption id="attachment_3084913" align="alignnone" width="600"] New 2014-2015 National Honor Society Inductees[/caption] With chapters across the United States, the National Honor Society (NHS) is the most prestigious organization that recognizes outstanding high school students. Being selected as a member of the National Honor Society is one of the highest honors a high school student can attain. High…

High School Weight Room Update

In August the high school weight room was moved into a new space! The work was completed in September and Athletic Director, Barry Veenstra, is excited to finally debut the weight room in this short video. In case you missed the original video at the end of the summer, take a look!

Highlights from Coach Veenstra’s 400th Win

Family. That's what it was all about at Coach Veenstra's 400th win. After surprise recognition and celebration from his current players, Coach Veenstra was ushered over to the stands where, amongst a standing ovation, he found many members of the extended EC "Soccer Family" through the years. Friends, family, and EC Soccer program alums came in…

Studying 9/11 at ECHS

At Eastern Christian High School students have a period called SOAR (Student Opted Academic Resources) in their daily schedules. On Wednesday during this time, all students and faculty join together for chapel, but on the other 4 days each week students are able to sign up for classes and activities that are not offered in…

Internationally Known Early Childhood Expert to Give Seminar at EC

Internationally known early childhood expert, Dr. Milt Uecker, will be visiting Eastern Christian Elementary School on Thursday, October 30 at 7:00pm. Dr. Uecker will be addressing the topic of math and the impact of the Common Core State Standards on math instruction. Dr. Uecker has given free seminars to EC parents and faculty in the…

Leadership from the Beginning

Leadership is an important lifelong skill. At Eastern Christian, we are always looking to provide opportunities for students to serve as leaders in school. Serving as peer leaders in school give students an opportunity to learn leadership skills and understand that Christ-like leadership is often synonymous with serving. As Christians, we need to remember that others…

ECMS Soccer Double Header

Boys and girls middle school soccer played a double header against Hawthorne Christian on Monday, October 6. The girls team found themselves down 2-0 early in the first game relied on the leadership and scoring touch of Madison Wynbeek to regain momentum. Amanda Faber put in the late game winner to claim victory. In the…

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