The Lower School program at Firewheel Christian Academy provides students with a safe and loving environment where they can grow academically and spiritually. FCA’s Lower School is dedicated to educating children from preschool through 6th grade. The mission of FCA is to provide children and their families with a safe, loving environment, maintaining quality leadership, utilizing developmentally appropriate material and activities, and interacting with the community.
Goals & Objectives
The goals of FCA’s Lower School are:
- To provide a safe, loving environment for children
- To teach children about God and His Son, Jesus Christ
- To offer stimulating opportunities for creative learning
- To develop social skills through adult and peer interaction
Through challenging curriculum and the efforts of our exceptional teachers, students gain a foundation that will enable them to grow in wisdom and stature to be successful individuals now and in the future. FCA uses accelerated Christian-based curriculum to teach students the foundational principles of core subjects, including:
- Critical thinking
Additionally, our core classes are supplemented with an Enrichment Program in the instruction of art, computer skills, music, Spanish (conversational and lab), and physical education. Christian Biblical principles are woven throughout our curriculum and are reinforced through daily Bible lessons and weekly chapel service.
Our teachers at FCA are certified and highly qualified for grades K5 through 6th grade. FCA teachers make creating a safe environment for your children to excel academically a priority.
Summer Camp – June 5th through July 28th
For children 6 months through completed 6th Grade – “I’m bored!” “There’s nothing to do.” – If your children make these statements in the summer, then FCA is the place for them. FCA offers an 8-week summer program for children 6 months to completed 6th grade. In addition to weekly program activities, summer camp also includes activities like splash days and field trips for older children.