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CURRICULUM

SEALS Christian School uses the best curriculum on the market to provide the best education our children can receive.  Take a tour of the school and see first hand the difference the curriculum we are using will make in your children.  SCA curriculum is tested over years of use proven to be effective at developing strong young adults with the resources and tools to meet today's challenges head-on.

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SEALS Christian School uses the Biblically based, classical curriculum through Memoria Press.  As it says on their website, classical education will  "pass on the cultural heritage of the Christian West. A mastery of both is the best way to prepare a child for a life of wisdom and virtue."

PRIMARY (Grades K-2)

Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, and Character Training

  • Methodical and comprehensive phonics program created to develop fluent, young readers

  • Participating in language enrichment using the best in children's literature

  • Inspirational Bible stories, Scripture memorization and recitation 

  • Spelling based on spelling rules, phonics, word groups, and common misspelled words

  • Beginner arithmetic fact memorization and the development of number sense

  • Daily recess or physical education

  • Music and art appreciation

  • Maps, globes and stories of American history, nature study, and nature readers

  • Cursive training

GRAMMAR (Grades 3-6)

Latin Grammar, Computation, and Advanced Reading

  • Very best in children’s literature and poetry

  • Comprehensive study of Latin grammar (beginning Latin provided for new students)

  • Science: astronomy, insects, birds, and trees

  • Mathematics: builds on basic math facts and emphasizes mastery of procedures and the development of critical thinking skills

  • Music and art appreciation

  • Classical Studies: Greek mythology, Roman history, and the Middle Ages

  • Bible stories and Scripture memorization

  • American/Modern Studies: states, capitals, world geography, and American history

  • Physical Education: games, fitness, and team sports

“Through wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established. By knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches." - PROVERBS 24:3-4

UPPER (Grades 7-12)

Reading, Writing, and Reasoning

  • A two-year course in Latin translation is followed by the study of Latin literature (12 Labors of Hercules, Jason and the Golden Fleece, Ulysses, and excerpts from Ovid’s Metamorphoses and Caesar’s Gallic Wars)

  • Two-year course in Biblical Greek

  • The best of English literature, vocabulary in context, advanced comprehension, and composition skills

  • Science: physical science, biology, chemistry, and physics

  • Two-year logic sequence

  • Classical Studies: study of the ancient world and reading of classics in translation (Iliad, Odyssey,

  • Aeneid, Greek drama, Tacitus, and Cicero)

  • American/Modern Studies: world geography, American history, and European history

  • Christian Studies: church history and apologetics

  • Mathematics: Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus

  • SAT prep