Sep 01

A Blessed Start to the New Year at Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy

It has been an amazing start to this new year at Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy.  God has really blessed our enrollment with so many new students who have now become part of our family. In addition to the higher enrollment, we have seen God provide in so many ways. First, God blessed us in …

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Aug 19

Welcome Back to School, and Welcome Mrs. Hollie Roark & Michelline Hall!

Tomorrow is the first day of school!  It’s amazing how fast the summer flew by. We are excited this year to announce that we have more than 20 new students joining our Desmond Doss School Family!!!  Currently, there are over 70 students that will be coming through our doors tomorrow for school, and we staff …

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Aug 18

Last Minute Calendar Change…

Just letting all our DTD families know that we found a mistake in the calendar that you received at registration. The mistake applies to the month of February. We had posted both Feb. 2 & 3 as No School Days due to a teacher convention we are required to attend.  It turns out that the …

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Aug 17

School Registration for 2014-15—Spots Still Available!

If you have not already registered your child for the 2014-2015 school year or if you need to transfer your student from another school, we still have some openings available. You may call the school at 237-1899, or you may use our web contact form to request more information. Please note that every teachers’ supply list …

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Jul 13

Is your child lost in the numbers? There is an alternative!


Mr. Smith struggled through yet another science lecture, interrupting himself on numerous occasions to verbally dress-down boisterous students all over the classroom. Bone-tired and battle-weary, he mentally asked himself: “How can anyone learn anything in a class of 28 students?” If only the learning approach could be hands-on! But how do you do experiments with …

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Jun 20

Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy graduates seven 8th graders

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On June, 5, Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy graduated seven 8th graders. These fine young men & women now move out into the world of High School. It was a wonderful ceremony marked by the baptism of one of the graduates. The staff and family of Desmond T.Doss Christian Academy wish these special graduates many …

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May 27

Open House for New Students & Re-Enrollment

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May 20

New Samsung ChromeBooks for the 7th & 8th graders

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Each 7th & 8th grader at Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy now has a Samsung ChromeBook to use in class. The ChromeBooks were purchased with the help of a Technology Grant from Potomac Conference. DTD students are at the forefront of change as our educational system races into the 21st Century.

May 18

Outdoor Education at Camp Blue Ridge

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Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy spent the week at Camp Blue Ridge in Montebello doing its annual Outdoor Education program with Richmond and Tidewater Academies.  Activities included hiking on the Appalachian Trail, dissections, determining the value of timber in a defined area, and many more. Students also participated in daily worships centered around growing one’s …

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Apr 16

Students volunteer their time for the school

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Students from DTD and members of the Lynchburg SDA Church spent their Sunday, April 13, busting bricks and moving decks for the new 9th-12th grade modular. It was a a hard day’s work, but everyone worked with a great spirit. At the end of the day, everyone said they had a great time. What a way for …

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Apr 15

7th & 8th graders spend the day at Antietam & Harper’s Ferry

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Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy students from the 7th & 8th grades spent the day touring the Antietam National Battlefield and Harper’s Ferry. It was a great day for our students!

Apr 11

Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy announces 3rd quarter Honor Roll

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Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy is happy to announce its 3rd quarter Honor Roll students. These students are recognized for their dedication to the academic side of DTD.  The staff at DTD says “Congratulations” on a job well done!

Apr 08

Students visit Holiday Lake’s 4-H Camp

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Desmond T.Doss Christian Academy 7th & 8th graders spent the day at Holiday Lake’s 4-H Camp. The students took three classes while there; Forest Ecology, Soil Studies, and Native Americans. Students were engaged in numerous hands-on activities throughout the day at the beautiful camp. The students sunk their hands into the dirt to discover the …

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Apr 04

Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy travels to Danville for a visit at the Tank Museum

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Grades 5th -8th from DesmondT.DossChristianAcademy spent the day at the TankMuseum in Danville. With over 114 tanks in their inventory, the museum is a great place to experience first hand the different era tanks. The Tank Museum also has a large inventory on display of period uniforms, hand held weapons, and various war era artillery …

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Mar 24

Students from Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy enjoy God’s creation

Students from grades 3rd all the way to 11th went on a backpacking trip on the Appalachian Trail.  Students were able to enjoy first hand God’s creation. Worship was centered on the theme of what a blessing our bodies and health are to us and that we should treat them in a way that brings …

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