Sep 24

Students in grades 7th-10th get a first hand look at career opportunities in the field of Engineering.

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Today at Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy grades 7th – 10th were treated to a presentation on the many career opportunities found under the heading Engineer. Mr. Douglas Braye of Engineering Design Systems, Inc. demonstrated a number of different computer programs that allow him to create a building from scratch. What a great door Mr. …

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Aug 25

A Landmark Year for DTD Christian Academy!

On August 24, 2015, Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy opened its school year to the largest enrollment of the school’s 76-year history with a record enrollment of 104 students in the Kindergarten through 10th grades. This enrollment allowed us to have a new teacher join our ranks. Mr. Rick Cooper is our new teacher for the …

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Aug 24

Limited Space Still Available for 2015-2016. Enroll Your Child Today!

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Jul 14

Space Is Limited for 2015-2016. Enroll Your Child Today!

Thank you for prayerfully considering Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy for your child(ren).  At DTD, we are dedicated to the academic and spiritual excellence of your child, and we offer a high-quality, student-centered education at a fraction of the price of most private schools.  If God is directing you here, I urge you to secure …

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Jul 10

Winner of DTD’s Outstanding Citizen Award does it again!

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DTD’s Outstanding Citizen Award winner doing it again at the Bedford Cop Camp: Named Standout Student for the Green team. Congrats Nathan!! Outstanding as usual !!    

Jul 04

Union Names Lynchburg Teacher Outstanding Educator

Steve Doss, principal and seventh- and eighth-grade teacher at Potomac Conference’s Desmond T. Doss (DTD) Christian Academy in Lynchburg, Va., received the Columbia Union Conference Office of Education’s Outstanding Educator Award. As a young man, Doss joined the Air Force and was later accepted into nursing school. Before he started his first semester, he cut …

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Jun 13

Donate to DTD Scholarships and Get a Tax Break

Watch this video on how you can donate money toward scholarships for Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy and get almost all of your donation back in tax credits for your state and federal taxes. If you need more information or the forms to start the process, call the school or fill out the contact form on this …

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May 18

Outdoor Education at Camp Blue Ridge

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DTD spent the week at Camp Blue Ridge doing Outdoor Education with 4 other schools. We had 120 students and it was such a blessed week of academic and spiritual growth!  

Apr 14

7th & 8th graders pay a visit to Charleston, South Carolina

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Today at Fort Sumter the National Park Ranger ask us to help him take down the American Flag. This flag has only 33 stars. Fort Sumter just celebrated the 150th year Anniversary of the ending of the Civil War. This Flag has 33 stars because it represents the American Flag that was raised over the …

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Apr 08

Students from grades 5th-8th visit Appomattox

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Students from grades 5th -8th spent the day in Appomattox at the 150th Anniversary Celebration. It was a great learning experience for our students. Here students pose with Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant

Jan 27

The “Think Tank”

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Students in grades 3rd – 8th participate in the “Think Tank” club. There are currently 20 students staying after school for 2 hours to take part in the club that is designed to help make them better critical thinkers. Everyone is having a great time learning, even after school is officially out

Jan 22

Class held at Wintergreen Ski Resort

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Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy 3rd -8th graders started their ski program at Wintergreen Ski Resort yesterday. The conditions were perfect for the 14 new skiers. The remaining students had a wonderful time on the slopes! This is one of the many outside the traditional classroom learning settings that students from DTD participate.

Dec 10

Students at DTD dissect in Science class

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Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy 5th through 8th grade dissected today in Science class. The 5th & 6th graders dissected a perch and the 7th & 8th graders dissected an earthworm. What a great way to see the complexity of God’s creations.

Nov 19

7th & 8th graders visit local hospital

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DTD’s 7th & 8th graders spent a few hours at Lynchburg General Hospital in the Microbiology & Hematology departments of the Laboratory. Students were shown red blood cells by a Hematologist who pointed out all the different aspects of the cell. In the Micro Department students were shown the various bacteria’s that were being “grown” …

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Oct 28

7th & 8th graders experience hands-on-learning at 4-H Camp

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DTD students are spending 3 days/2 nights at 4-H Camp in Holiday Lake State Park. The students are getting to take part in classes from Herpetology, Night Hike & Sensory Awareness to Meteorology. The 7th & 8th grade students are taking some 10 classes over these three days offered via Virginia Cooperative Extension through Virginia …

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