Education

CPLS Student wins Local and National Awards

CPLS Student wins Local and National Awards

CPLS is proud to highlight senior Emma Nasseri who has won two awards this Spring, one in Topeka and one in a national competition. Locally, Emma was named a 2019 “Young Artist of the Year” by the Topeka Performing Arts Center, in the area of Visual Arts. According to TPAC’s […]

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Coding in a Classical School

Coding in a Classical School

At a classical, Christian, fine arts school, you might be surprised to find a group of computer programmers.         Coding Club, which is organized and led by students, provides opportunities for students to learn fundamental programming principles. They develop games and explore career opportunities in STEM during weekly lunch meetings. […]

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Fine Arts at its finest

Fine Arts at its finest

Written by guest author and CPLS junior Ellia Morse The CPLS Fine Arts Festival arrives once a year and it is the culmination of the creativity and classical education of the previous year. On two cold Thursday and Friday mornings, you can walk into the Topeka Bible Church buildings and […]

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Tackling Technology Part III

Tackling Technology Part III

This final installment for parents, written by CPLS counselors Melissa Gossard and Sara Vincent, provides more encouragement and helpful tips as we navigate technology in the 21st century. In our previous post, we looked at what Scripture says about how self-control and boundaries play a role in healthy tech management […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Mike Henry

Faculty Spotlight: Mike Henry

“Everybody doesn’t go the same way,” Mike Henry said, quoting a truth his father gave him that’s stuck with him over the years.. If you walked in on one of his art classes, you would see this right away. Students are painting with charcoal, arranging matchbox cars for a still […]

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“Tackling Technology” Part II

“Tackling Technology” Part II

Recently, school counselor Melissa Gossard spoke to some of our parents about how to handle technology in our homes. This three-part blog series aims to summarize the conversation that was started that evening. Each segment will include a portion of the topics covered as well as useful tips and hints […]

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Tackling Technology Part I

Tackling Technology Part I

Introduction  Recently, school counselor Melissa Gossard spoke to some of our parents about how to handle technology in our homes. This three-part blog series aims to summarize the conversation that was started that evening. Each segment will include a portion of the topics covered as well as useful tips and […]

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Leisure through a Wisdom Feast

Leisure through a Wisdom Feast

Today’s blog post is authored by 8th grade teacher William Barron. A typical meal these days takes more time to prepare than to consume.  We tend to work hard in the preparation phase of the meal to produce a quality product but fail to consider the whole package.  We were […]

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Faculty Spotlight: Julie Conroy

Faculty Spotlight: Julie Conroy

In the middle of a cold, winter night twelve years ago, fourth grade teacher Julie Conroy was wide awake, talking to God. “Hurry,” she heard, “there is much to be done. Be about the Master’s business, follow the Commander, worship the Most High.” Inspired, Mrs. Conroy carefully composed The High […]

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